Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter & S Paul, Barkestone le Vale, Leicestershire
Place Barkestone le Vale
S Peter & S Paul
Grid Ref SK777349
Postcode NG13 0HF
Lat, Long 52.90629, -0.84517Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 4 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 8 cwt in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Leicester Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 10337
Ring of 4, tenor 8 cwt in G
Bells 4 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 8 cwt (~900 lb or ~410 kg) in G (761.0 Hz)
Additional information Unringable
Overhauled 1877 by John Taylor & Co
TowerBase ID 5825View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4½ cwt 1050.0 C 29.38" 1639 George I Oldfield Y 4
2 6-0-4 987.5 B 31.75" 1876 John Taylor & Co Y N
3 7½ cwt 877.5 A 34.25" 1710 William Noone Y 4
4 8 cwt 761.0 G 36.75" 1787† George Hedderly Y 4
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4 c1699 Timber unidentified 6.B 4.3
Update log
01/05/2020 Ring key nearer G than F# (nominal F#+48c) [TimJ(#279) via e-mail]
01/05/2020 1-4: nominal,turning,frameid added,note amended; [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
01/05/2020 1,3: (app) wt added; fr1: details added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]