Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Assumption of BVM, Lillingstone Lovell, Buckinghamshire
Place Lillingstone Lovell
Assumption of BVM
Grid Ref SP712404
Postcode MK18 5BB
Lat, Long 52.05827, -0.96241Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Buckinghamshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 6-2-0 in BSee below
Frames 2See below
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 13554
Ring of 6, tenor 6-2-0 in B
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 6-2-0 (728 lb or 330 kg) in B (983.0 Hz)
Practice Tue
Additional information Tuning: 2-7 of 8
Overhauled 2011 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
TowerBase ID 2981View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-3-6 1652.5 G♯ 23.00" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 2-3-12 1482.5 F♯ 23.50" 1952 John Taylor & Co F N
3 2-3-26 1321.0 E 24.50" 1693 Alexander Rigby Y 8
4 3-2-3 1177.0 D 26.50" 1693 Alexander Rigby Y 4
5 4-2-9 1089.0 C♯ 28.63" 1693 Alexander Rigby Y 4
6 6-2-0 983.0 B 32.63" 1693 Alexander Rigby Y 8
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 2,3,4,5,6 1952 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 5.1
1A 1 2011 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.3.A.h 6.1
Update log
15/07/2020 PN is not Mon but Tue [Malcolm Jones, Tower Captain via e-mail]
26/07/2019 fr1A: truss added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
09/07/2019 1-6: turning added; fr1: truss,layout added; fr1A: layout added [John Baldwin via database]