Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Cath Ch of BVM, Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Place Lincoln
Cath Ch of BVM
Shown in County Lists as Lincoln Cath
Grid Ref SK977717
Postcode LN2 1PY
Lat, Long 53.23423, -0.53732Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Lincolnshire
Country England
Diocese Lincoln
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 12 (full circle ring), tenor 23-3-13 in DSee below
5 (clock bells), hour bell 108 cwt in ASee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 3See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Lincoln Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 12153
Ring of 12, tenor 23-3-13 in D
Bells 12 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 23-3-13 (2673 lb or 1212 kg) in D (600.0 Hz)
Practice Thu
Additional information Also hung for ringing: 6♭
TowerBase ID 2988View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-2 1804.0 A 25.00" 1927 John Taylor & Co F N
2 5-0-15 1604.0 G 26.00" 1927 John Taylor & Co F N
3 5-0-2 1516.0 F♯ 26.44" 1927 John Taylor & Co F N
4 4-2-10 1350.0 E 27.38" 1927 John Taylor & Co F N
5 5-1-26 1201.0 D 29.00" 1913 John Taylor & Co F N
6 5-2-11 1132.0 C♯ 30.13" 1913 John Taylor & Co F N
7 6-1-11 1008.0 B 32.00" 1913 John Taylor & Co F N
8 7-3-2 900.0 A 35.00" 1913 John Taylor & Co F N
9 10-1-7 801.0 G 38.38" 1913 John Taylor & Co F N
10 12-1-25 756.0 F♯ 40.88" 1913 John Taylor & Co F N
11 16-2-11 674.0 E 45.50" 1913 John Taylor & Co F N
12 23-3-13 600.0 D 51.50" 1913 John Taylor & Co F N
6♭ 6-0-12 1070.0 C 31.07" 1948 John Taylor & Co F N
Clock bells, hour bell 108 cwt in A
Bells 5 (clock bells)Edit details
Hour bell 108 cwt (~12100 lb or ~5490 kg) in A (447.0 Hz)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Bourdon 108 cwt 447.0 A 82.25" 1835 Thomas II Mears Y N
Quarter 1 10-3-26 C♯ 35.63" 1880 John Taylor & Co Y N
Quarter 2 12-2-22 B 37.94" 1880 John Taylor & Co Y N
Quarter 3 13-0-14 A 39.38" 1880 John Taylor & Co Y N
Quarter 4 27-2-7 E 51.38" 1880 John Taylor & Co Y N
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Service 14-0-21 745.0 F♯ 42.75" 1606† Henry II Oldfield Y 4
Service 2 16-1-7 660.0 E 45.75" 1593† Quernby & Oldfield Y 4
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
3 Bourdon,Quarter 1,Quarter 2,Quarter 3,Quarter 4 1835 Oak unidentified
2 Service,Service 2 Steel unidentified
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,6b of 12 1927
[1948]
Steel & cast iron John Taylor & Co
[John Taylor & Co]
8.3.A.h
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Last updated: 04/03/2018