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Place Donington
S Mary & Holy Rood
Grid Ref TF208359
Lat, Long 52.90720, -0.20497 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode PE11 4UA
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Lieutenancy area Lincolnshire
Country England
Diocese Lincoln
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 1534 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 | Supply Details
Overhauled 1936 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1936
Tenor 14-1-24 (1620lb or 735kg) in F (690.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Affiliation Lincoln Diocesan Guild


Donington, Lincolnshire
S Mary & Holy Rood
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-3 1386.0 F 27.00" 1953 Mears & Stainbank F
2 4-0-21 1298.0 E 27.88" 1953 Mears & Stainbank F
3 4-3-5 1150.0 D 29.81" 1909 Mears & Stainbank F
4 5-2-0 1035.0 C 31.06" 1743 Thomas I Hedderly R
5 8-1-21 920.0 B♭ 35.38" 1776 Henry II Harrison R
6 7-2-23 862.0 A 35.50" 1820 James III Harrison R
7 9-3-25 776.0 G 39.13" 1743 Thomas I Hedderly R
8 14-1-24 690.0 F 44.50" 1747 Thomas I Hedderly R
Source: GAD NBR; Tim Jackson(AAJB)

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 03/07/2014


Donington, Lincolnshire
S Mary & Holy Rood
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1936 Cast iron Gillett & Johnston
Contributed by: Tim Jackson
Last updated: 03/07/2014