Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Giles, Desborough, Northamptonshire
Place Desborough
S Giles
Grid Ref SP803830
Postcode NN14 2XQ
Lat, Long 52.43961, -0.82013Locate 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 I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 9-2-4 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Peterborough Diocesan Guild
Ring of 8, tenor 9-2-4 in G
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 9-2-4 (1068 lb or 484 kg) in G (799.0Hz)
Practice Mon (check on Bank Hol)
Overhauled 2006 by Hayward Mills Associates
TowerBase 1495View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-4 1597.0 G 24.00" 1923 Gillett & Johnston F
2 3-3-8 1509.0 F♯ 25.00" 1923 Gillett & Johnston F
3 3-3-24 1344.0 E 26.13" 1923 Gillett & Johnston F
4 5-0-2 1196.0 D 29.50" 1868 John Taylor & Co R
5 5-2-6 1066.0 C 30.63" 1616 Hugh II Watts Y
6 5-3-22 1006.0 B 31.75" 1616 Hugh II Watts Y
7 7-1-0 895.0 A 34.63" c1510† Robert Mellours Y
8 9-2-4 799.0 G 37.38" 1585† Newcombe (generic) Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 2006 Metal Hayward Mills Associates 8.3