Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Luke, Heywood, Greater Manchester
Place Heywood
S Luke
Grid Ref SD856107
Postcode OL10 4NN
Lat, Long 53.59338, -2.21857Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 53.59305, -2.21679
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Lieutenancy area Greater Manchester
Country England
Diocese Manchester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 21-3-9 in E♭See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Lancashire Association
Dove tower ID 10893
Ring of 8, tenor 21-3-9 in E♭
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 21-3-9 (2445 lb or 1109 kg) in E♭ (625.0 Hz)
Practice Mon
Overhauled 1971 by John Taylor & Co
TowerBase ID 2444View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-10 1250.5 E♭ 28.50" 1921 Gillett & Johnston F
2 5-0-21 1174.5 D 29.00" 1921 Gillett & Johnston F
3 5-2-19 1039.0 C 31.25" 1921 Gillett & Johnston F
4 6-3-3 937.0 B♭ 33.38" 1921 Gillett & Johnston F
5 8-3-21 828.5 A♭ 37.00" 1921 Gillett & Johnston F
6 9-3-21 777.5 G 38.88" 1921 Gillett & Johnston F
7 14-3-25 702.5 F 44.00" 1921 Gillett & Johnston F
8 21-3-9 625.0 E♭ 48.88" 1921 Gillett & Johnston F
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Service 1-1-0 18.25" 1814† Bassett F
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,Service of other bells 1911
[1971]
Cast iron Gillett & Johnston
[John Taylor & Co]
8.3.C.e 8.3
Update log
08/08/2020 fr1: truss,layout added; mod(date,maker) added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]