Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Niton, Isle of Wight
Place Niton
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SZ505767
Lat, Long 50.58844, -1.28790Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode PO38 2BT
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Lieutenancy area Isle of Wight
Country England
Diocese Portsmouth
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 9 cwt in G♯See below
Frames 3See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.noyes.org.uk/iw/towers/niton.htm
Affiliation Winchester and Portsmouth Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 9 cwt in G♯
TowerBase 3589View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 9 cwt (~1010 lb or ~460 kg) in G♯
Practice Thu
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-8 E♯ 26.38" 1984 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 4-2-8 D♯ 27.88" 1932 Mears & Stainbank F
3 5-1-11 C♯ 29.88" 1931 Mears & Stainbank F
4 5-3-4 B♯ 31.00" 1931 Mears & Stainbank F
5 6-3-5 A♯ 33.00" 1926 Mears & Stainbank F
6 9cwt G♯ 1605† R Beconsall (or Ralph Brooke?) R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
3 1,2 Cast iron unidentified 8.3.A.h
2 3,4 Cast iron unidentified 8.3.A.h
1 5,6 Cast iron unidentified 8.3.A.h