Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Thomas a Becket, Greatford, Lincolnshire
Place Greatford
S Thomas a Becket
Grid Ref TF086119
Postcode PE9 4PX
Lat, Long 52.69444, -0.39434Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Lincolnshire
Country England
Diocese Lincoln
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 6-1-4 in B♭See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Lincoln Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 15993
Ring of 6, tenor 6-1-4 in B♭
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 6-1-4 (704 lb or 319 kg) in B♭ (927.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Overhauled 1988
TowerBase ID 2178View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-3-6 1546.0 G 23.00" 1998 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
2 2-3-10 1393.0 F 24.38" 1886 John Taylor & Co R
3 3-0-20 1235.0 E♭ 25.75" 1732 Thomas I Eayre R
4 3-3-24 1161.0 D 28.13" 1593† Edward Newcombe Y
5 5-1-0 1044.0 C 30.75" 1787 Edward Arnold R
6 6-1-4 927.0 B♭ 32.88" 1732 Thomas I Eayre R
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1988
[1998]
Steel
[Steel]
John Taylor & Co
[Local labour/guild/assn]
Update log
Last updated: 20/02/2010