Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Claines, Worcestershire
Place Claines
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SO851588
Lat, Long 52.22771, -2.21910Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode WR3 7RN
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Lieutenancy area Worcestershire
Country England
Diocese Worcester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 10, tenor 13-3-26 in F♯See below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.clainesfriends.org.uk/tower.html
Affiliation Worcestershire and Districts Association
Ring of 10, tenor 13-3-26 in F♯
TowerBase 1165View Felstead peals
Bells 10Edit details
Tenor 13-3-26 (1566 lb or 710 kg) in F♯ (757.5Hz)
Practice Wed
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-3 1911.0 A♯ 23.00" 1940 John Taylor & Co F N
2 3-2-24 1701.0 G♯ 24.00" 1940 John Taylor & Co F N
3 3-3-6 1516.5 F♯ 25.25" 1927 John Taylor & Co F N
4 3-3-10 1431.0 E♯ 25.38" 1927 John Taylor & Co F N
5 4-1-10 1276.0 D♯ 27.13" 1927 John Taylor & Co F N
6 5-0-22 1138.0 C♯ 29.00" 1927 John Taylor & Co F N
7 5-0-25 1012.0 B 31.13" 1886 John Warner & Sons R 4
8 7-1-0 955.0 A♯ 34.88" 1622† Richard Oldfield R 4
9 9-3-4 851.0 G♯ 38.50" 1623† Richard Oldfield R 4
10 13-3-26 757.5 F♯ 43.00" 1623† Richard Oldfield R 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1,2,4,6,8 1927 [1940] Cast iron [Cast iron] John Taylor & Co [John Taylor & Co] 8.3.A.h NonStd
1 3,5,7,9,10 1927 [1940] Cast iron [Cast iron] John Taylor & Co [John Taylor & Co] 8.3.C.e NonStd