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Place Broughton
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SD528343
Lat, Long 53.80341, -2.71692 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode PR3 5LD
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County Lancashire
Country England
Diocese Blackburn
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 799 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1983 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tenor 9-2-8 (1072lb or 486kg) in F# (752.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Mon
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet
Affiliation Lancashire Association


Broughton, Lancashire
S John Bapt
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-0 1255.0 D# 28.25" 1884 Mears & Stainbank R Y
2 5-0-2 1131.0 C# 29.50" 1884 Mears & Stainbank R Y
3 5-3-10 1000.0 B 32.00" 1884 Mears & Stainbank R Y
4 6-0-2 941.0 A# 32.75" 1884 Mears & Stainbank R Y
5 7-1-16 845.5 G# 35.50" 1884 Mears & Stainbank R Y
6 9-2-8 752.0 F# 39.00" 1884 Mears & Stainbank R Y
Source: Simon Bond(twr notice); A Higson; Alan Birney

Contributed by: Simon Bond
Last updated: 21/10/2010