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Place Desborough
S Giles
Grid Ref SP803830
Lat, Long 52.43961, -0.82013 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode NN14 2XQ
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County Northamptonshire
Country England
Diocese Peterborough
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 1495 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2006 by Hayward Mills Associates
Tenor 9-2-4 (1068lb or 484kg) in G (799.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Mon (check on Bank Hol)
Affiliation Peterborough Diocesan Guild


Desborough, Northamptonshire
S Giles
Bells Hide Details
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
Source: A Wallis(www.kettering-branch.org.uk); ADH

Contributed by: Adrian Wallis
Last updated: 16/04/2017