Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Keyston, Cambridgeshire
Place Keyston
S John Bapt
Grid Ref TL043754
Lat, Long 52.36713, -0.46878Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode PE28 0RE
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Lieutenancy area Cambridgeshire
Country England
Diocese Ely
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 5, tenor 17 cwt in ESee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.huntbell.co.uk/towers/keyston
Affiliation Ely Diocesan Association
Updates 23/04/2020: Second bell currently u/r: new h/s awaited [TimJ (#277 info G Burn) via e-mail]
23/04/2020: Ringable but only limited ringing allowed [TimJ (#277 info G Burn) via e-mail]
Ring of 5, tenor 17 cwt in E
TowerBase 2736View Felstead peals
Bells 5Edit details
Tenor 17 cwt (~1900 lb or ~860 kg) in E
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information One bell (or more) from ring unringable: 2nd; only limited ringing allowed; anticlockwise
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 7½cwt B 33.00" 1592† Newcombe & Watts
2 9¾cwt A 36.50" 1743 Joseph Eayre
3 11cwt G♯ 38.00" 1592† Newcombe & Watts
4 14cwt F♯ 42.00" 1592† Newcombe & Watts
5 17cwt E 45.00" 1733 Thomas Russell
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 c1880 Timber George Eaton 6.B 5.6