Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Ayston, Rutland
Place Ayston
S Mary V
Grid Ref SK859009
Lat, Long 52.59968, -0.73267Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode LE15 9AE
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.59968, -0.73074
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Lieutenancy area Rutland
Country England
Ownership Churches Conservation Trust
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 4, tenor 12-2-7 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Peterborough Diocesan Guild
Ring of 4, tenor 12-2-7 in G
TowerBase 240View Felstead peals
Bells 4Edit details
Overhauled 2015 by John Taylor & Co
Tenor 12-2-7 (1407 lb or 638 kg) in G (770.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5½cwt 1057.0 C 29.75" c1550† ? Robert I Newcombe R
2 6cwt 989.0 B 31.50" c1365† ? John Rufford R
3 7cwt 854.0 A 34.50" 1626 Tobias I Norris R
4 12-2-7 770.0 G 41.75" 1877 John Taylor & Co F
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4 1877 Oak John Taylor & Co