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Place Countesthorpe
S Andrew
Grid Ref SP585954
Lat, Long 52.55370, -1.13817 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode LE8 5PT
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Lieutenancy area Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
TowerBase 1342 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 | Supply Details
Tenor 10-0-17 (1137lb or 516kg) in G (801.0Hz)
Frames 2 (see below)
Practice Mon (alt)
Additional information PN alternates: Blaby; Countesthorpe
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild


Countesthorpe, Leicestershire
S Andrew
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-3-20 1603.0 G 23.13" 1979 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
2 2-3-2 1514.0 F♯ 23.38" 1979 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
3 2-3-24 1348.0 E 24.38" 1925 John Taylor & Co F N
4 3-3-18 1199.0 D 27.06" 1925 John Taylor & Co F N
5 4-3-2 1069.0 C 29.43" 1925 John Taylor & Co F N
6 5-3-0 1008.0 B 31.18" 1925 John Taylor & Co F N
7 7-2-10 899.0 A 33.94" 1925 John Taylor & Co F N
8 10-0-17 801.0 G 38.50" 1925 John Taylor & Co F N
Unused 0-1-13 2686.0 E 12.00" 1913 John Taylor & Co F N
Source: Martin Smith spsht; A Higson

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 05/09/2011


Countesthorpe, Leicestershire
S Andrew
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 3,4,5,6,7,8 1925 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.C.e 6.
2 1,2 1979 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h
Contributed by: Andrew Higson
Last updated: 05/09/2011