Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Holy Cross, Morton, Derbyshire
Place Morton
Holy Cross
Grid Ref SK407601
Postcode DE55 6GU
Lat, Long 53.13662, -1.39293Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Derbyshire
Country England
Diocese Derby
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 4-3-7 in B♭See below
Frames 2See below
Affiliation Derby Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 4-3-7 in B♭
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 4-3-7 (539 lb or 244 kg) in B♭
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Wed
Additional information 5th (5-1-14) is heavier than tenor
TowerBase 3462View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-11 G 23.63" 1923 Mears & Stainbank D N
2 3-0-4 F 24.13" 1884 John Taylor & Co Y N
3 3-3-12 E♭ 27.06" c1610 Heathcote (generic) Y 4
4 4-1-2 D 27.25" 1884 John Taylor & Co Y N
5 5-1-14 C 30.50" 1884 John Taylor & Co Y N
6 4-3-7 B♭ 31.00" c1500† Mellours (generic) Y Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 2,3,4,5,6 1884 Timber John Taylor & Co 6.A NonStd
1A 1 1923 Cast iron Mears & Stainbank 8.3.A.e NonStd