Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Flitton, Bedfordshire
Place Flitton
S John Bapt
Grid Ref TL059358
Postcode MK45 5EL
Lat, Long 52.01096, -0.45805Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Bedfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 6-0-5 in BSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Bedfordshire Association
Ring of 6, tenor 6-0-5 in B
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 6-0-5 (677 lb or 307 kg) in B (960.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Wed
Additional information Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz)
Overhauled 2005 by Whites of Appleton
TowerBase 1913View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-3-9 1603.0 G♯ 23.44" 1904 Alfred Bowell F
2 3-0-18 1435.0 F♯ 24.38" 1902 Alfred Bowell F
3 3-2-2 1280.5 E 26.13" 1902 Alfred Bowell F
4 3-3-17 1199.5 D♯ 27.31" 1902 Alfred Bowell F
5 4-2-3 1073.1 C♯ 29.38" 1902 Alfred Bowell F
6 6-0-5 960.5 B 32.25" 1902 Alfred Bowell F
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1902 Oak Alfred Bowell 6.A 6.4