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Place Preston
Minster Ch of S John Ev
Grid Ref SD541293
Lat, Long 53.75837, -2.69647
Postcode PR1 3XU
SatNav No optimised destination for Satellite Navigation has been submitted
Lieutenancy area Lancashire
Country England
Diocese Blackburn
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 3978 See Felstead Peals
Bells 12
Tenor 17-1-10 (1942lb or 881kg) in F (684.5Hz)
Practice Tue
Also Toilet
Affiliation Lancashire Association


Preston, Lancashire
Minster Ch of S John Ev
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-0 2071.5 C 23.63" 2003 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 4-2-7 1853.5 B♭ 24.63" 2003 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 4-2-15 1745.5 A 25.81" 1997 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
4 5-0-6 1555.5 G 27.06" 1997 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
5 5-0-22 1387.0 F 28.50" 1920 Mears & Stainbank F N
6 5-0-14 1297.0 E 29.25" 1920 Mears & Stainbank F N
7 5-3-7 1151.0 D 31.00" 1920 Mears & Stainbank F N
8 7-1-0 1023.5 C 34.00" 1920 Mears & Stainbank F N
9 7-3-7 911.0 B♭ 35.50" 1920 Mears & Stainbank F N
10 9-0-0 857.0 A 38.00" 1920 Mears & Stainbank F N
11 11-3-8 768.0 G 41.75" 1920 Mears & Stainbank F N
12 17-1-10 684.5 F 47.25" 1920 Mears & Stainbank F N
Source: twr website(22/03/06); S Austin(Wilby 12s); R Criddle;
TimJ(REMRKS#258)

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 21/12/2019

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