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Place Ab Kettleby
S James
Grid Ref SK724228
Lat, Long 52.79858, -0.92747 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode LE14 3HS
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.79968, -0.92635 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 6918 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2016
Tenor 8-2-22 (974lb or 442kg) in G (783.0Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Practice Wed
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
URL http://www.abkettlebybells.co.uk/
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild


Ab Kettleby, Leicestershire
S James
Bells Hide Details
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
Source: GAD; A Higson; P Mason(JT); TimJ(#294)

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 02/08/2020
Recent updates and other information:
02/08/2020: 1: frameid amended; fr1: layout added; fr1A: details added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]