Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter & S Paul, Barkestone le Vale, Leicestershire
Place Barkestone le Vale
S Peter & S Paul
Grid Ref SK777349
Lat, Long 52.90629, -0.84517Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode NG13 0HF
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Lieutenancy area Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 4 U/R, tenor 8 cwt in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild
Updates 01/05/2020: Ring key nearer G than F# (nominal F#+48c) [TimJ(#279) via e-mail]
Ring of 4, tenor 8 cwt in G
TowerBase 5825View Felstead peals
Bells 4 U/REdit details
Overhauled 1877 by John Taylor & Co
Tenor 8 cwt (~900 lb or ~410 kg) in G (761.0Hz)
Additional information Unringable
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4½cwt 1050.0 C 29.38" 1639 George I Oldfield Y 4
2 6-0-4 987.5 B 31.75" 1876 John Taylor & Co Y N
3 7½cwt 877.5 A 34.25" 1710 William Noone Y 4
4 8cwt 761.0 G 36.75" 1787† George Hedderly Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4 c1699 Timber unidentified 6.B 4.3