Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, St John, Cornwall
Place St John
S John Bapt
Shown in County Lists as St John in Cornwall
Grid Ref SX407536
Postcode PL11 3AW
Lat, Long 50.36153, -4.23986Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Cornwall
Country England
Diocese Truro
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 3 (full circle ring), tenor 5 cwt in C♯See below
Dove tower ID 11613
Ring of 3, tenor 5 cwt in C♯
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 5 cwt (~560 lb or ~250 kg) in C♯ (1102.5 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3
TowerBase ID 7264
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1257.0 D♯ 26.75" Exeter foundry R
2 1182.5 D 28.88" 1682† Christopher Pennington Y
3 5 cwt 1102.5 C♯ 30.75" 1743 Christopher III Pennington
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Last updated: 20/04/2009