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Place Swithland
S Leonard
Grid Ref SK554128
Lat, Long 52.71027, -1.18017 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode LE12 8XZ
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County Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 4902 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 11-0-7 (1239lb or 562kg) in G (784.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Thu 20:00
Also Toilet
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild
Updates 12/07/2019: Tenor wt now 11-0-7 (rather than ~12cwt) [Mark Walker(WoA) via pNBR]
10/07/2019: Rehang completed [Graham Clifton (WofA) via e-mail]
11/02/2019: Restoration / rehanging work (WofA) now in progress [Richard Bimson (pp Janet Beeby,Tower Captain) via e-mail]


Swithland, Leicestershire
S Leonard
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-21 1311.7 E 26.50" 1760 Joseph Eayre R 8
2 4-3-10 1172.6 D 27.88" 1760 Joseph Eayre R 8
3 5-2-27 1048.3 C 31.13" 1793 Edward Arnold R 8
4 6-2-0 981.0 B 31.94" 1760 Joseph Eayre Y 8
5 7-2-15 877.2 A 34.25" 1760 Joseph Eayre Y 8
6 11-0-7 784.0 G 39.25" 1760 Joseph Eayre Y 8
Source: GAD; Exaudite(C Pickford); M Walker(WoA)

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 12/07/2019