Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Thomas, Catthorpe, Leicestershire
Place Catthorpe
S Thomas
Grid Ref SP551781
Postcode LE17 6DD
Lat, Long 52.39875, -1.19026Locate 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 3 (full circle ring), tenor 6 cwt in C♯See below
Frames 2See below
URL http://shawellbells.wordpress.com/catthorpe/
Dove tower ID 10625
Ring of 3, tenor 6 cwt in C♯
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 6 cwt (~670 lb or ~300 kg) in C♯ (1134.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information No visiting bands at present; unsuitable for inexperienced ringers; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4
TowerBase ID 6729
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3 cwt 1322.0 E 24.00" c1560† Austen Bracker Y 4
2 4¾ cwt 1234.5 D♯ 27.50" c1399† John Rufford Y 4
3 6 cwt 1134.0 C♯ 31.50" 1770 Joseph Eayre Y 4
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1 c1913 WoodSteel Day 6.D
1 2,3 c1824 Oak unidentified 6.A 3.1
Update log
Last updated: 19/10/2018