Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter & S Paul, Preston, Rutland
Place Preston
S Peter & S Paul
Grid Ref SK869023
Postcode LE15 9NJ
Lat, Long 52.61212, -0.71665Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Rutland
Country England
Diocese Peterborough
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 10-0-23 in G♯See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 2See below
Affiliation Peterborough Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 16281
Ring of 6, tenor 10-0-23 in G♯
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 10-0-23 (1143 lb or 518 kg) in G♯ (814.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
TowerBase ID 3979View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-11 1370.0 E♯ 25.38" 1964 John Taylor & Co F
2 4-2-1 1220.0 D♯ 28.00" 1908 John Taylor & Co F
3 5-1-7 1086.0 C♯ 30.00" 1908 John Taylor & Co F
4 5-3-3 1020.0 B♯ 32.25" 1717 Henry Penn R
5 7-3-10 913.5 A♯ 35.38" c1400† (unidentified) R
6 10-0-23 814.0 G♯ 39.00" c1598† Newcombe & Watts R
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus 15.50" c1400† John Barber Y
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1,2,3 of 6 1908
[1964]
Cast iron John Taylor & Co
[John Taylor & Co]
8.3.D.a 3.1
1 4,5,6 of 6 1901 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.D.a 3.3
Update log
05/09/2020 fr1,fr2: material amended,truss added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
04/08/2020 Restoration work complete [David Potter via Email]
14/07/2020 Restoration work under way [TimJ(#285) via e-mail]