Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Shenstone, Staffordshire
Place Shenstone
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SK109043
Lat, Long 52.63659, -1.83927Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode WS14 0JB
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.63594, -1.84035
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Lieutenancy area Staffordshire
Country England
Diocese Lichfield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 8-2-22 in ASee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Lichfield and Walsall Archdeaconries Society
Ring of 8, tenor 8-2-22 in A
TowerBase 4338View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 8-2-22 (974 lb or 442 kg) in A (871.0Hz)
Practice Thu
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-27 1744.0 A 23.25" 1982 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F
2 3-2-12 1643.0 G♯ 23.75" 1982 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F
3 3-2-17 1465.5 F♯ 25.00" 1961 John Taylor & Co F
4 4-0-13 1305.0 E 26.38" 1961 John Taylor & Co F
5 4-1-12 1163.0 D 28.00" 1952 John Taylor & Co F
6 5-0-21 1097.5 C♯ 29.63" 1952 John Taylor & Co F
7 6-2-16 978.0 B 32.50" 1952 John Taylor & Co F
8 8-2-22 871.0 A 36.00" 1968 John Taylor & Co F
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 2018 Steel John Taylor & Co 8.3