Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Farrington Gurney, Somerset
Place Farrington Gurney
S John Bapt
Grid Ref ST634557
Postcode BS39 6UW
Lat, Long 51.29940, -2.52500Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 5¾ cwt in BSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselectedie9.php?DoveID=FARRINGTON
Dove tower ID 16180
Ring of 3, tenor 5¾ cwt in B
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 5¾ cwt (~640 lb or ~290 kg) in B (980.0 Hz)
Additional information Unringable
TowerBase ID 6810
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3½ cwt 1209.5 D♯ 26.25" c1399† John Barber Y N
2 4½ cwt 1070.0 C♯ 28.00" 1597† Robert Wiseman R 4
3 5¾ cwt 980.0 B 32.25" 1897 Llewellins & James Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 c1897 Timber ? Locally manufactured
Update log
Last updated: 04/07/2013