Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Dronfield, Derbyshire
Place Dronfield
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SK352784
Lat, Long 53.30154, -1.47228Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode S18 1QX
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Lieutenancy area Derbyshire
Country England
Diocese Derby
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 12-3-20 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Derby Diocesan Association
Ring of 8, tenor 12-3-20 in F♯
TowerBase 1568View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1935 by John Taylor & Co
Tuned 1935
Tenor 12-3-20 (1448lb or 657kg) in F♯ (722.0Hz)
Practice Tue
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-12 1444.0 F♯ 26.00" 1945 John Taylor & Co F N
2 4-2-26 1364.0 E♯ 27.13" 1945 John Taylor & Co F N
3 4-3-27 1212.0 D♯ 29.00" 1851 John Taylor & Son Y N
4 5-0-15 1082.0 C♯ 30.25" 1730 Daniel Hedderly Y N
5 5-0-21 964.0 B 31.25" c1580† Henry Dand Y N
6 6-3-12 910.0 A♯ 34.25" c1570† Ralph II Heathcote Y N
7 10-0-11 811.0 G♯ 38.00" c1580† Henry Dand Y N
8 12-3-20 722.0 F♯ 42.13" 1615† Henry II Oldfield Y N
Service 0-3-18 17.00" 1668 George I Oldfield Y N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,Service 1935 Cast iron John Taylor & Co