Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Stringston, Somerset
Place Stringston
S Mary V
Grid Ref ST176424
Postcode TA5 1SX
Lat, Long 51.17489, -3.17957Locate 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 7 cwt in ASee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 16427
Ring of 3, tenor 7 cwt in A
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 7 cwt (~780 lb or ~360 kg) in A
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; ropes fall in a straight line
TowerBase ID 6842
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5 cwt 1106.5 C♯ 30.00" 1668 William III Purdue
2 5¾ cwt 1012.0 B 31.25" 1870 John Warner & Sons
3 7 cwt A 36.75" c1599† Bristol foundry Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 c1499† Oak unidentified 3.1
Update log
Last updated: 04/07/2013