Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Andrew, Aylestone, Leicester, Leicestershire
Place Leicester, Aylestone
S Andrew
or Aylestone
Shown in County Lists as Leicester, Aylestone
Grid Ref SK571010
Postcode LE2 8LU
Lat, Long 52.60394, -1.15721Locate 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 II* by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 15-3-21 in FSee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 11503
Ring of 8, tenor 15-3-21 in F
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 15-3-21 (1785 lb or 810 kg) in F (706.0 Hz)
Practice Wed
Overhauled 2014 by John Taylor & Co
TowerBase ID 235View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-2 1414.5 F 27.00" 1948 Gillett & Johnston F N
2 5-1-16 1326.0 E 29.63" 1948 Gillett & Johnston F N
3 5-2-2 1183.5 D 31.38" 1948 Gillett & Johnston F N
4 5-3-12 1061.0 C 33.50" c1360† Johannes de Stafford R 8
5 6-3-2 941.0 B♭ 36.25" 1887 John Taylor & Co R N
6 7-1-1 883.0 A 39.13" 1609 Newcombe (generic) R 8
7 10-1-16 796.0 G 39.38" 1602 Newcombe (generic) R 8
8 15-3-21 706.0 F 44.50" 1887 John Taylor & Co F 8
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Service 2-0-26 1384.0 F 22.63" 1938 John Taylor & Co F N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,Service of other bells 1948 Cast iron Gillett & Johnston 8.3.A.m 8.3
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Last updated: 02/09/2016