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Place Boston
S Botolph
Grid Ref TF326441
Lat, Long 52.97849, -0.02571 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode PE21 6NA
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Lieutenancy area Lincolnshire
Country England
Diocese Lincoln
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 599 See Felstead Peals
Bells 10 | Supply Details
Tenor 21-1-10 (2390lb or 1084kg) in E♭ (617.4Hz)
Frames 4 (see below)
Also Toilet
Additional information Also 4 qr bells (1932), and another 11 (1949): for chiming only; ringing temporarily suspended; Access to ringing room by 2 independent routes
Affiliation Lincoln Diocesan Guild
Updates 07/03/2019: Closed for ringing 'until November 2019' [Tim Jackson ( see: http://ldgb.org.uk/eastern/ ) via e-mail]


Boston, Lincolnshire
S Botolph
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-14 1562.1 G 26.50" 1932 John Taylor & Co F N
2 5-0-14 1393.0 F 27.63" 1932 John Taylor & Co F N
3 5-2-3 1236.0 E♭ 28.88" 1932 John Taylor & Co F N
4 5-2-27 1169.5 D 29.88" 1932 John Taylor & Co F N
5 6-1-23 1041.5 C 31.50" 1932 John Taylor & Co F N
6 7-2-11 923.5 B♭ 33.88" 1932 John Taylor & Co F N
7 9-2-16 825.0 A♭ 37.00" 1932 John Taylor & Co F N
8 11-0-2 779.8 G 39.00" 1932 John Taylor & Co F N
9 14-2-20 695.6 F 43.38" 1932 John Taylor & Co F N
10 21-1-10 617.4 E♭ 48.88" 1932 John Taylor & Co F N
c1 0-1-22 2466.0 E♭ 12.88" 1949 John Taylor & Co F N
c2 0-2-7 2322.0 D 14.00" 1949 John Taylor & Co F N
c3 0-3-15 2072.0 C 16.00" 1949 John Taylor & Co F N
c4 1-0-1 1957.0 B 17.00" 1949 John Taylor & Co F N
c5 1-0-26 1845.5 B♭ 17.88" 1949 John Taylor & Co F N
c6 1-1-20 1743.0 A 18.88" 1949 John Taylor & Co F N
c7 1-2-21 1645.0 A♭ 20.00" 1949 John Taylor & Co F N
c8 3-1-5 1555.0 G 24.25" 1932 John Taylor & Co F N
c9 2-0-22 1463.0 G♭ 22.00" 1949 John Taylor & Co F N
c10 4-0-1 1386.0 F 26.00" 1932 John Taylor & Co F N
c11 2-3-14 1305.5 E 24.38" 1949 John Taylor & Co F N
c12 5-0-3 1234.0 E♭ 28.50" 1932 John Taylor & Co F N
c13 4-0-22 1161.5 D 27.50" 1949 John Taylor & Co F N
c14 5-2-6 1035.0 C 30.50" 1949 John Taylor & Co F N
c15 8-3-24 921.0 B♭ 35.50" 1932 John Taylor & Co F N
Sanctus 1-0-5 16.75" c1699 (unidentified) Y
Source: J Hedgcock(twr bd;JRK:Lincs); W Hibbert; D Sloman; A Higson;
M Chester

Contributed by: [James Hedgcock]
Last updated: 08/03/2019


Boston, Lincolnshire
S Botolph
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 1932 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h NonStd
9L c11,c12,c13,c14,c15 unidentified
9M c6,c7,c8,c9,c10 unidentified
9U c1,c2,c3,c4,c5 unidentified
Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 01/05/2016