Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Broughton Astley, Leicestershire
Place Broughton Astley
S Mary
Grid Ref SP526926
Lat, Long 52.52923, -1.22598Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode LE9 6XS
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Lieutenancy area Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 18-0-7 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild
Ring of 8, tenor 18-0-7 in E
TowerBase 802View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 18-0-7 (2023 lb or 918 kg) in E (666.0Hz)
Practice Wed
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-14 1333.0 E 26.50" 1972 John Taylor & Co F
2 4-1-12 1258.0 D♯ 27.50" 1972 John Taylor & Co F
3 5-1-22 1121.0 C♯ 29.88" 1945 John Taylor & Co F
4 6-2-20 1000.0 B 32.50" 1637 Hugh II Watts R
5 6-2-12 889.5 A 33.68" 1637 Hugh II Watts R
6 8-0-0 839.0 G♯ 35.75" 1637 Hugh II Watts R
7 12-3-23 746.0 F♯ 41.50" 1892 John Taylor & Co F
8 18-0-7 666.0 E 46.13" 1892 John Taylor & Co F
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1945 [1972] Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 8.3