Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S James, Ab Kettleby, Leicestershire
Place Ab Kettleby
S James
Grid Ref SK724228
Postcode LE14 3HS
Lat, Long 52.79858, -0.92747Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 8-2-22 in GSee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.abkettlebybells.co.uk/
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 8-2-22 in G
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 8-2-22 (974 lb or 442 kg) in G (783.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Wed
Overhauled 2016
TowerBase 6918View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-7 1317.0 E 26.00" 2015 John Taylor & Co F N
2 4-1-0 1173.0 D 27.50" 2015 John Taylor & Co F N
3 4-1-6 1064.0 C 29.00" 1653 George I Oldfield R N
4 5-0-4 1001.0 B 31.00" c1599† Newcombe (generic) R N
5 5-3-8 879.0 A 32.75" 1765 Thomas I Hedderly R N
6 8-2-22 783.0 G 37.50" 1929 John Taylor & Co F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 2,3,4,5,6 1950 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 5.1
1A 1 2016 Cast iron Local labour/guild/assn 8.3.A.h 6.1