Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Blakesley, Northamptonshire
Place Blakesley
S Mary
Grid Ref SP626504
Postcode NN12 8RA
Lat, Long 52.14897, -1.08523Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Northamptonshire
Country England
Diocese Peterborough
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 5 (full circle ring), tenor 12 cwt in F♯See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Peterborough Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 11645
Ring of 5, tenor 12 cwt in F♯
Bells 5 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 12 cwt (~1340 lb or ~610 kg) in F♯
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Overhauled 1936 by John Taylor & Co
TowerBase ID 545View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5 cwt C♯ 30.00" 1832 John Taylor Y N
2 6 cwt B 32.00" 1673 Henry I Bagley R M
3 7-0-25 A♯ 35.00" 1854 Charles & George Mears Y N
4 7-2-20 G♯ 37.00" 1854 Charles & George Mears Y N
5 12 cwt F♯ 40.00" 1673 Henry I Bagley R M
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus 0-2-7 D♯ 14.13" 1777 Pack & Chapman
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 of 5 1893 Oak Thomas Blackbourn 6.A 5.1
Update log
03/06/2019 fr1: date amended [Chris Pickford via e-mail]
02/06/2019 1-5: canons,turning added; fr1: truss,layout added,mat'l amended [Robert Palmer via 00013439]