Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Martin, Desford, Leicestershire
Place Desford
S Martin
Grid Ref SK478034
Lat, Long 52.62685, -1.29449Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode LE9 9JP
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Lieutenancy area Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 10-2-9 in A♭See below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 10-2-9 in A♭
TowerBase 1496View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 10-2-9 (1185 lb or 538 kg) in A♭ (815.0Hz)
Practice Mon
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-17 1369.0 F 25.50" 1912 John Taylor & Co F 4
2 4-1-6 1223.0 E♭ 27.00" 1912 John Taylor & Co F 4
3 4-2-25 1089.0 D♭ 29.50" 1912 John Taylor & Co F 4
4 5-3-7 1022.0 C 31.00" 1912 John Taylor & Co F 4
5 7-0-24 917.0 B♭ 34.50" 1912 John Taylor & Co F 4
6 10-2-9 815.0 A♭ 39.00" 1912 John Taylor & Co F 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1 1912 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.D.a
1 2,3,4,5,6 1912 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.D.a -5.12