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Place Whetstone
S Peter
Grid Ref SP557975
Lat, Long 52.57272, -1.17879 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode LE8 6BA
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County Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 5432 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2003 by Andrew Nicholson
1985 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
1913 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tuned 2003
Tenor 8-0-23 (919lb or 417kg) in A (868.0Hz)
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Practice Wed
Also Toilet
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild


Whetstone, Leicestershire
S Peter
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-3-21 1736.0 A 22.50" 1985 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
2 3-0-9 1627.0 G# 23.50" 1985 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
3 3-1-13 1450.9 F# 24.50" 1913 John Taylor & Co F N
4 3-3-7 1298.0 E 26.00" 1913 John Taylor & Co F N
5 4-1-10 1157.8 D 27.90" 2002 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
6 5-0-1 1084.8 C# 29.50" 2002 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
7 5-3-23 970.8 B 31.90" 1623 Hugh II Watts R Y
8 8-0-23 868.0 A 36.00" 1902 John Taylor & Co F Y
Service 4-3-3 C# 29.50" 1640 Hugh II Watts R
Source: GAD; J Kinchin(AN info); D Sloman; TimJ(E Morris; AN)

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 06/12/2017