Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Philip & S James, Groby, Leicestershire
Place Groby
S Philip & S James
Grid Ref SK523076
Lat, Long 52.66374, -1.22808Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode LE6 0FL
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Lieutenancy area Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 9-2-22 in A♭See below
Frames 2See below
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 9-2-22 in A♭
TowerBase 2197View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 9-2-22 (1086 lb or 493 kg) in A♭ (855.0Hz)
Practice Tue 20:00
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-15 1433.0 F 25.25" 1840 Thomas II Mears R Y
2 3-1-23 1272.0 E♭ 26.75" 1840 Thomas II Mears R Y
3 3-2-10 1139.0 D♭ 28.00" 1840 Thomas II Mears R Y
4 4-3-14 1073.0 C 30.63" 1840 Thomas II Mears R Y
5 5-3-24 962.5 B♭ 33.00" 1840 Thomas II Mears R Y
6 9-2-22 855.0 A♭ 37.50" 1898 John Taylor & Co F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1,2,3,4 1898 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.1.A.b 4.3
1 5,6 1898 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.C.e