Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Armitage, Staffordshire
Place Armitage
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SK077164
Lat, Long 52.74597, -1.88725Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode WS15 4BA
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.74561, -1.88666
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Lieutenancy area Staffordshire
Country England
Diocese Lichfield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 4-2-20 in CSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Lichfield and Walsall Archdeaconries Society
Ring of 6, tenor 4-2-20 in C
TowerBase 6173View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 4-2-20 (524 lb or 238 kg) in C (1038.0Hz)
Practice Mon
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-0-18 1745.0 A 21.00" 2001 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
2 2-1-3 1554.0 G 22.00" 2001 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
3 2-2-14 1388.0 F 23.50" 2001 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
4 2-1-24 1305.0 E 24.25" 1727 Joseph Smith R
5 3-0-24 1164.0 D 26.75" 1727 Joseph Smith R
6 4-2-20 1038.0 C 30.25" 1727 Joseph Smith R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 2001 Steel Hayward Mills Associates 8.1.B 6.14