Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nicholas, Lockington, Leicestershire
Place Lockington
S Nicholas
Grid Ref SK467279
Lat, Long 52.84687, -1.30679Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode DE74 2TF
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Lieutenancy area Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 12, tenor 14-1-1 in FSee below
Frames 3See below
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild
Ring of 12, tenor 14-1-1 in F
TowerBase 3102View Felstead peals
Bells 12Edit details
Tenor 14-1-1 (1597 lb or 724 kg) in F (710.0Hz)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-4 2122.0 C 22.00" 1988 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
2 3-2-2 1897.0 B♭ 23.13" 1986 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
3 3-2-18 1791.0 A 23.88" 1977 John Taylor & Co F N
4 3-2-26 1594.0 G 24.88" 1977 John Taylor & Co F N
5 3-3-18 1420.0 F 25.88" 1975 John Taylor & Co F N
6 4-2-6 1340.5 E 27.13" 1975 John Taylor & Co F N
7 5-0-4 1194.0 D 28.75" 1886 John Taylor & Co F 8
8 5-1-2 1064.0 C 31.25" 1832 Thomas II Mears R 8
9 6-1-0 948.0 B♭ 33.25" 1832 Thomas II Mears R 8
10 7-1-23 895.0 A 35.00" 1806 John Briant R 8
11 8-1-7 796.0 G 38.00" 1618 Tobias I Norris R 8
12 14-1-1 710.0 F 43.13" c1580† Thomas II Newcombe R 8
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 11 1989 Cast iron Local labour/guild/assn 8.3.A.m
1 1,2,3,7,8,9,10,12 1886 [1989] Cast iron John Taylor & Co [Local labour/guild/assn] 8.3.C.b NonStd [NonStd]
1A 4,5,6 1989 Cast iron Local labour/guild/assn 8.3.C.e 3.3