Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Medardus, Little Bytham, Lincolnshire
Place Little Bytham
S Medardus
Grid Ref TF012180
Postcode NG33 4QJ
Lat, Long 52.75053, -0.50087Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Lincolnshire
Country England
Diocese Lincoln
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 6 cwt in CSee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 15764
Ring of 3, tenor 6 cwt in C
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 6 cwt (~670 lb or ~300 kg) in C (1044.5 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,2♯,3 of 3
TowerBase ID 6365
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1334.5 E 27.88" 1831 William Dobson Y N
2 1217.0 D♯ 27.75" 1832 William Dobson Y N
3 6 cwt 1044.5 C 31.25" 1612 Tobias I Norris Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 1747 Timber unidentified 6.A 3.1
Update log
20/10/2019 GF added; tenor note added; tuning description added [TimJ (REMRKS248) via e-mail]
20/10/2019 1-3: partials,note added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]