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Place Skillington
S James
Grid Ref SK895259
Lat, Long 52.82319, -0.67260 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode NG33 5HH
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Lieutenancy area Lincolnshire
Country England
Diocese Lincoln
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 4430 See Felstead Peals
Bells 5 | Supply Details
Overhauled 1936 by John Taylor & Co
Tenor 6-1-22 (722lb or 327kg) in A (900.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Affiliation Lincoln Diocesan Guild


Skillington, Lincolnshire
S James
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-5 1350.0 E 26.88" 1866 Mears & Stainbank R
2 4-1-8 1200.0 D 28.63" 1864 G Mears & Co R
3 4-2-22 1134.0 C♯ 30.13" 1864 G Mears & Co R
4 5-1-26 1009.0 B 31.75" 1864 G Mears & Co R
5 6-1-22 900.0 A 34.25" 1864 G Mears & Co R
Source: GAD; Dove tenor wt; A Higson; D Sloman(JRK)

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 13/09/2017


Skillington, Lincolnshire
S James
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 Timber unidentified
Contributed by: David Sloman
Last updated: 13/09/2017