Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Margaret, Leicester, Leicestershire
Place Leicester
S Margaret
Shown in County Lists as Leicester, S Margaret
Grid Ref SK585050
Postcode LE1 3EB
Lat, Long 52.64026, -1.13653Locate 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 12, tenor 32-3-14 in C♯See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild
Updates 29/06/2019: Pulley blocks for 6b now fitted and bell usable again [Chris Newman (Deputy Ringing Master) via e-mail]
15/06/2019: 6b currently unusable (pulley blocks being refurbished) [C Newman (Deputy Ringing Master) via e-mail]
Ring of 12, tenor 32-3-14 in C♯
Bells 12Edit details
Tenor 32-3-14 (3682 lb or 1670 kg) in C♯ (549.0Hz)
Practice Fri (1st, 3rd, 5th)
Additional information Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭
TowerBase 2933View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-3-1 1650.0 G♯ 26.25" 1921 John Taylor & Co B N
2 5-3-4 1468.0 F♯ 26.88" 1921 John Taylor & Co B N
3 4-3-13 1384.0 E♯ 27.63" 1921 John Taylor & Co F N
4 5-2-15 1234.0 D♯ 29.00" 1921 John Taylor & Co F N
5 6-2-19 1099.0 C♯ 31.25" 1921 John Taylor & Co F N
6 7-0-21 1036.0 B♯ 32.63" 1921 John Taylor & Co F N
7 8-3-8 923.0 A♯ 35.38" 1921 John Taylor & Co F N
8 10-2-7 822.0 G♯ 38.25" 1921 John Taylor & Co F N
9 15-2-27 733.0 F♯ 43.13" 1921 John Taylor & Co F N
10 16-3-24 691.5 E♯ 45.25" 1921 John Taylor & Co F N
11 22-0-10 616.0 D♯ 50.50" 1921 John Taylor & Co F N
12 32-3-14 549.0 C♯ 56.88" 1921 John Taylor & Co F N
0extra 4-3-19 1846.0 A♯ 25.75" 1996 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd B N
6b 8-0-10 978.0 B 34.00" 1945 John Taylor & Co F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,0extra,6b 1921 [1997] Cast iron John Taylor & Co [John Taylor & Co] 8.3.A.h