Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Corby, Northamptonshire
Place Corby
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SP898887
Postcode NN17 1XF
Lat, Long 52.48943, -0.67849Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Northamptonshire
Country England
Diocese Peterborough
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 7-3-19 in B♭See below
Frames 2See below
Affiliation Peterborough Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 7-3-19 in B♭
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 7-3-19 (887 lb or 402 kg) in B♭ (934.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Overhauled 1931 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1931
TowerBase 1305View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-17 1559.0 G 24.25" 1931 Gillett & Johnston F
2 3-1-26 1400.0 F 25.13" 1931 Gillett & Johnston F
3 3-0-19 1244.0 E♭ 25.38" 1722 Henry Penn R
4 3-3-10 1166.0 D 27.38" 1722 Henry Penn R
5 6-2-8 1050.0 C 31.25" 1722 Henry Penn R
6 7-3-19 934.0 B♭ 35.50" 1722 Henry Penn R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1,3 1931 Cast iron Gillett & Johnston 8.3.D
1 2,4,5,6 1931 Cast iron Gillett & Johnston 8.3.D