Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Leonard, Swithland, Leicestershire
Place Swithland
S Leonard
Grid Ref SK554128
Lat, Long 52.71027, -1.18017Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode LE12 8XZ
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Lieutenancy area Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 11-0-7 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
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]
Ring of 6, tenor 11-0-7 in G
TowerBase 4902View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 11-0-7 (1239 lb or 562 kg) in G (784.0Hz)
Practice Thu 20:00
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1920 Steel E C Kemp 8.1.B.a -6.13