Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Grimston, Leicestershire
Place Grimston
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SK685218
Postcode LE14 3BZ
Lat, Long 52.79029, -0.98514Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Leicestershire
Country England
Diocese Leicester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 9½ cwtSee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 14843
Ring of 3, tenor 9½ cwt
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 9½ cwt (~1060 lb or ~480 kg)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: non-diatonic
TowerBase ID 7592
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-0-18 1060.0 C 31.25" 1780 Thomas II Hedderly Y
2 998.0 B 35.38" 1826 Thomas II Mears Y
3 9½ cwt 38.75" 1749 Thomas I Hedderly Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 c1640† unidentified 6.B
Update log
Last updated: 22/09/2017