Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Linton, Cambridgeshire
Place Linton
S Mary
Grid Ref TL561466
Postcode CB21 4JX
Lat, Long 52.09639, 0.27842Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.09762, 0.27995
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Lieutenancy area Cambridgeshire
Country England
Diocese Ely
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 14-1-14 in FSee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.cambridgeringing.info/Towers/tower.php?id=48
Affiliation Ely Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 10783
Ring of 6, tenor 14-1-14 in F
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 14-1-14 (1610 lb or 730 kg) in F (703.5 Hz)
Also Simulator
Practice Wed
Overhauled 2005 by Whites of Appleton
TowerBase ID 2997View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-23 1153.0 D 29.00" 2004 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 4-3-23 C 30.25" 1617 John Draper R
3 5-0-22 926.0 B♭ 32.00" 1664 Miles II Graye R
4 7-2-16 A 35.25" 1630 John Draper R
5 8-2-11 G 38.75" 1665 Miles II Graye R
6 14-1-14 703.5 F 44.50" 1754 Lester & Pack R
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Clock 22.25" c1450† Bury St Edmunds foundry
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 Clock Timber unidentified
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 of 6 1897 Cast iron John Warner & Sons 8.3.A.e 6.1
Update log
14/01/2021 1,3: nominal added (bell was swinging though) [Jason Burnet, analysed Nick Bowden]
10/01/2021 Presence of toilet and simulator noted [Jason Burnet]