Dove's Guide Cover Picture Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Place Blakesley
S Mary
Grid Ref SP626504
Lat, Long 52.14897, -1.08523
Postcode NN12 8RA
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Lieutenancy area Northamptonshire
Country England
Diocese Peterborough
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 545 See Felstead Peals
Bells 5
Overhauled 1936 by John Taylor & Co
Tenor 12cwt (~1340lb or ~610kg) in F♯
Frames 1 (see below)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Affiliation Peterborough Diocesan Guild


Blakesley, Northamptonshire
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5cwt C♯ 30.00" 1832 John Taylor Y N
2 6cwt 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 12cwt F♯ 40.00" 1673 Henry I Bagley R M
Sanctus 0-2-7 D♯ 14.13" 1777 Pack & Chapman
Source: GAD, Dove tenor wt; C Pickford; Pearson(PDG); R Palmer

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 03/06/2019


Blakesley, Northamptonshire
S Mary
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 1893 Oak Thomas Blackbourn 6.A 5.1
Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 03/06/2019

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