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Place Leicester
S Margaret
Shown in County Lists as Leicester, S Margaret
Grid Ref SK585050
Lat, Long 52.64026, -1.13653 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode LE1 3EB
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County Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 2933 See Felstead Peals
Bells 12 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 32-3-14 (3682lb or 1670kg) in C# (549.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Fri (1st, 3rd, 5th)
Additional information Also extra treble and 6b
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]


Leicester, Leicestershire
S Margaret
Bells Hide Details
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
Source: A Higson; C Franklin

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 12/10/2016