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Place Freeby
S Mary
Grid Ref SK803201
Lat, Long 52.77271, -0.81003 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode LE14 2RZ
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Lieutenancy area Leicestershire
Country England
Ownership Churches Conservation Trust
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 7573
Bells 3 U/R | Supply Details
Overhauled 1932 by John Taylor & Co
Tuned 1932
Tenor 4-2-19 (523lb or 237kg) in B♭ (940.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; tower unsafe; tuning: 1-3 of 4

Freeby, Leicestershire
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-15 1119.0 D♭ 27.00" 1631 Hugh II Watts Y Y
2 3-3-2 1056.0 C 28.38" 1658 George I Oldfield Y Y
3 4-2-19 940.0 B♭ 30.63" 1614 Hugh I Watts Y Y
Source: GAD NBR; A Higson

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 23/07/2009

Freeby, Leicestershire
S Mary
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 1932 Cast iron John Taylor & Co
Contributed by: Andrew Higson
Last updated: 23/07/2009