Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, King's Norton, Leicestershire
Place King's Norton
S John Bapt
or Norton by Gaulby
Grid Ref SK688005
Postcode LE7 9BA
Lat, Long 52.59794, -0.98439Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 18-3-12 in E♭See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild
Ring of 8, tenor 18-3-12 in E♭
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 18-3-12 (2112 lb or 958 kg) in E♭ (619.0Hz)
Overhauled 1977 by John Taylor & Co
TowerBase 2762View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-0-1 1258.0 E♭ 30.13" c1760† Thomas II Eayre R
2 6-1-16 1176.0 D 31.00" c1760† Thomas II Eayre R
3 6-2-12 1036.0 C 32.50" 1760† Thomas II Eayre R
4 7-1-2 922.0 B♭ 34.00" 1627† Hugh II Watts R
5 8-3-4 826.0 A♭ 37.25" 1760† Thomas II Eayre R
6 10-0-11 777.0 G 39.00" 1761† Thomas II Eayre R
7 13-0-22 694.0 F 43.13" 1764† Joseph Eayre R
8 18-3-12 619.0 E♭ 48.25" 1764† Joseph Eayre R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1977 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.C.e 8.3