Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S James, High Melton, South Yorkshire
Place High Melton
S James
or Melton on the Hill
Grid Ref SE509018
Postcode DN5 7SY
Lat, Long 53.51054, -1.23392Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area South Yorkshire
Country England
Diocese Sheffield
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 7 cwt in B♭See below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 12358
Ring of 3, tenor 7 cwt in B♭
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 7 cwt (~780 lb or ~360 kg) in B♭ (917.0 Hz)
Additional information Unringable; tower unsafe
TowerBase ID 7184
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1139.0 D 27.63" c1590† Henry Dand Y N
2 1031.5 C 31.50" c1510† Seliok (generic) Y N
3 7 cwt 917.0 B♭ 33.88" 1636 William I Oldfield Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 Timber unidentified 6.A 3.3
Update log
Last updated: 23/07/2017