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Place Croydon
Minster Ch of S John Bapt
Shown in County Lists as Croydon, S John Bapt
Grid Ref TQ319654
Lat, Long 51.37266, -0.10630
Postcode CR0 1RF
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Lieutenancy area Greater London
Country England
Diocese Southwark
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 1404 See Felstead Peals
Bells 12
Tenor 36-3-18 (4134lb or 1875kg) in C♯ (548.0Hz)
Frames 3 Show Details
Additional information Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭; restoration work under way; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant
URL http://croydonringers.yolasite.com
Affiliation Surrey Association
Updates 10/03/2020: 2,3,6,7,9,12 dismantled: gudgeon replacement [Mark Walker (WofA) via e-mail]


Croydon, Greater London
Minster Ch of S John Bapt
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-3-0 1644.0 G♯ 27.38" 1936 Gillett & Johnston B
2 6-0-14 1462.0 F♯ 28.63" 1936 Gillett & Johnston B
3 6-0-25 1370.0 E♯ 29.25" 1936 Gillett & Johnston B
4 6-2-25 1232.0 D♯ 30.88" 1936 Gillett & Johnston F
5 7-1-10 1096.0 C♯ 32.25" 1936 Gillett & Johnston F
6 7-2-13 1028.0 B♯ 34.00" 1936 Gillett & Johnston F
7 9-1-5 913.0 A♯ 35.88" 1936 Gillett & Johnston F
8 12-1-3 822.0 G♯ 39.50" 1936 Gillett & Johnston F
9 15-3-13 731.0 F♯ 43.63" 1936 Gillett & Johnston F
10 19-0-2 685.0 E♯ 46.00" 1936 Gillett & Johnston F
11 26-3-13 616.0 D♯ 51.50" 1936 Gillett & Johnston F
12 36-3-18 548.0 C♯ 58.00" 1936 Gillett & Johnston F
0extra 5-0-24 1828.0 A♯ 26.00" 1978 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
6b 8-0-10 976.0 B 34.50" 1946 Gillett & Johnston F
Source: J Hedgcock; C Pickford; A Bagworth (AAJB); D Sloman; N Taylor
JCB(tower website); J Hughes

Contributed by: [James Hedgcock]
Last updated: 11/03/2020

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