Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Broughton, Lancashire
Place Broughton
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SD528343
Lat, Long 53.80341, -2.71692Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode PR3 5LD
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Lieutenancy area Lancashire
Country England
Diocese Blackburn
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 9-2-8 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Lancashire Association
Ring of 6, tenor 9-2-8 in F♯
TowerBase 799View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 1983 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tenor 9-2-8 (1072 lb or 486 kg) in F♯ (752.0Hz)
Practice Mon
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1884 Timber Mears & Stainbank