Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Buckminster, Leicestershire
Place Buckminster
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SK879230
Lat, Long 52.79804, -0.69764Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode NG33 5RT
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Lieutenancy area Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 9-3-4 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 9-3-4 in G
TowerBase 831View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 9-3-4 (1096 lb or 497 kg) in G (780.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 c1650† unidentified 6.B