Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter, Witherley, Leicestershire
Place Witherley
S Peter
Grid Ref SP325973
Lat, Long 52.57282, -1.52185Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CV9 3NA
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.57342, -1.52120
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Lieutenancy area Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 5, tenor 12-3-0 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild
Ring of 5, tenor 12-3-0 in G
TowerBase 5588View Felstead peals
Bells 5Edit details
Overhauled 1926 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1926
Tenor 12-3-0 (1428 lb or 648 kg) in G (778.5Hz)
Practice Thu (3rd)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-0-20 1171.0 D 31.18" 1744 Thomas I Eayre Y 4
2 6-0-26 1040.0 C 31.75" 1744 Thomas I Eayre Y 4
3 7-3-0 975.0 B 34.50" 1609 Newcombe (generic) Y 4
4 10-1-11 876.0 A 38.06" 1619 Hugh II Watts Y 4
5 12-3-0 778.5 G 41.50" c1400† Johannes de York Y 8
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 1926 Oak Gillett & Johnston 6.A 5.1