Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Lawrence, Towcester, Northamptonshire
Place Towcester
S Lawrence
Grid Ref SP693486
Lat, Long 52.13222, -0.98770Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode NN12 6YY
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Lieutenancy area Northamptonshire
Country England
Diocese Peterborough
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 12, tenor 23-1-16 in ESee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.bellsoftowcester.org.uk
Affiliation Peterborough Diocesan Guild
Ring of 12, tenor 23-1-16 in E
TowerBase 5079View Felstead peals
Bells 12Edit details
Tenor 23-1-16 (2620 lb or 1188 kg) in E (648.0Hz)
Practice Fri 20:00
Also Simulator
Additional information CC recognised Ringing Centre
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-22 1949.0 B 24.50" 1989 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F N
2 4-2-22 1736.0 A 25.50" 1989 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F N
3 4-2-18 1634.0 G♯ 25.88" 1989 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F N
4 4-3-8 1451.0 F♯ 27.50" 1989 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F N
5 6-0-24 1303.0 E 29.13" 1897 John Taylor & Co F N
6 6-2-8 1227.0 D♯ 29.88" 1897 John Taylor & Co F N
7 7-3-10 1091.0 C♯ 32.63" 1897 John Taylor & Co F N
8 8-2-26 974.0 B 35.00" 1897 John Taylor & Co F N
9 10-3-18 867.0 A 38.25" 1897 John Taylor & Co F N
10 12-2-6 820.0 G♯ 40.25" 1897 John Taylor & Co F N
11 17-0-18 731.0 F♯ 44.63" 1897 John Taylor & Co F N
12 23-1-16 648.0 E 50.50" 1897 John Taylor & Co F N
c1 2½cwt F♯ 23.50" c1891 William Blews & Sons R
c2 3-1-14 E♯ 22.50" 1871 Mears & Stainbank R
c3 2½cwt D♯ 21.75" 1880 William Blews & Sons R
c4 5-3-22 C♯ 30.88" 1893 Mears & Stainbank R
c5 6-1-6 B 32.75" 1626 James Keene Y
c6 6-2-27 A♯ 32.63" 1893 Mears & Stainbank R
c6b 6-1-16 A 33.50" 1626 James Keene Y
c7 7-3-17 G♯ 36.63" 1626 James Keene Y
c8 11-0-16 F♯ 39.75" 1626 James Keene Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 c1,c2,c3,c4,c5,c6,c6b,c7,c8 unidentified
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12 1989 Cast iron Local labour/guild/assn 8.3.C.e NonStd