Dove's Guide Cover Picture Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Place Buckminster
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SK879230
Lat, Long 52.79804, -0.69764
Postcode NG33 5RT
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Lieutenancy area Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 831 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6
Tenor 9-3-4 (1096lb or 497kg) in G (780.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild


Buckminster, Leicestershire
S John Bapt
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-5 1300.0 E 27.13" 1873 Mears & Stainbank R
2 4-1-5 1170.0 D 29.00" 1873 Mears & Stainbank R
3 5-2-12 1038.0 C 31.38" 1657 Thomas Norris R
4 7-1-10 976.0 B 33.00" 2000 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
5 8-1-17 880.0 A 35.50" 1953 John Taylor & Co F
6 9-3-4 780.0 G 39.38" 1778 Thomas I Hedderly R
Service 6-2-2 976.0 B 33.25" 1691† William Noone R
Source: A Higson; GAD; CBC

Contributed by: Andrew Higson
Last updated: 09/09/2011

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