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Place Knighton
S Mary Magd
Grid Ref SK599012
Lat, Long 52.60553, -1.11598
Postcode LE2 3WB
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Lieutenancy area Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
TowerBase 2836 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8
Overhauled 1978 by John Taylor & Co
Tuned 1978
Tenor 10-2-8 (1184lb or 537kg) in F♯ (764.0Hz)
Frames 2 (see below)
Practice Mon
Also Toilet
URL http://www.stmarysknighton.co.uk/bells
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild


Knighton, Leicestershire
S Mary Magd
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-7 1546.0 F♯ 26.00" 1978 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F
2 4-3-25 1433.0 E♯ 27.00" 1978 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F
3 5-3-6 1278.0 D♯ 29.63" 1762 Joseph Eayre R
4 5-3-22 1144.0 C♯ 31.25" 1762 Joseph Eayre R
5 7-1-21 1020.0 B 33.25" 1762 Joseph Eayre R
6 7-2-10 951.0 A♯ 34.00" 1762 Joseph Eayre R
7 8-1-19 849.0 G♯ 36.75" 1762 Joseph Eayre R
8 10-2-8 764.0 F♯ 39.50" 1762 Joseph Eayre R
Service 13cwt 744.5 F♯ 41.00" 1627 Hugh II Watts R
Source: A Higson; TimJ; D Kelly; D Sloman

Contributed by: Andrew Higson
Last updated: 18/05/2017


Knighton, Leicestershire
S Mary Magd
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1978 Cast iron John Taylor & Co
4 Service Timber unidentified
Contributed by: David Sloman
Last updated: 18/05/2017

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