Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter & All Saints, Battlesden, Bedfordshire
Place Battlesden
S Peter & All Saints
Grid Ref SP958290
Postcode MK17 9HW
Lat, Long 51.95205, -0.60603Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Bedfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 7 cwt in CSee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 12303
Ring of 3, tenor 7 cwt in C
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 7 cwt (~780 lb or ~360 kg) in C (1063.5 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable
TowerBase ID 7518
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5 cwt 1280.0 E 28.75" c1699 (unidentified) Y N
2 5½ cwt 1164.0 D 31.25" 1813 Thomas II Mears Y N
3 7 cwt 1063.5 C 33.50" c1699 (unidentified) Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 1539 Oak unidentified 3.D 3.1
Update log
20/05/2020 1-3: turning added; 1: nominal added [Chris Pickford via 00013762]
20/05/2020 fr1: date,truss,layout added,material amended [Chris Pickford via 00013762]