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Place Flitton
S John Bapt
Grid Ref TL059358
Lat, Long 52.01096, -0.45805 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode MK45 5EL
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Lieutenancy area Bedfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 1913 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 | Supply Details
Overhauled 2005 by Whites of Appleton
Tenor 6-0-5 (677lb or 307kg) in B (960.5Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Practice Wed
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz)
Affiliation Bedfordshire Association

Flitton, Bedfordshire
S John Bapt
Bells Hide Details
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
Source: C Pickford; D Sloman(GAD)

Contributed by: Chris Pickford
Last updated: 27/07/2018

Flitton, Bedfordshire
S John Bapt
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1902 Oak Alfred Bowell 6.A 6.4
Contributed by: Chris Pickford
Last updated: 27/07/2018