Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Cold Overton, Leicestershire
Place Cold Overton
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SK810101
Postcode LE15 7QA
Lat, Long 52.68299, -0.80303Locate 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 I by Historic England
Rings 3 (full circle ring), tenor 10-0-0 in G♯See below
Frames 2See below
Dove tower ID 16352
Ring of 3, tenor 10-0-0 in G♯
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 10-0-0 (1120 lb or 508 kg) in G♯ (819.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Ropes fall in a straight line
TowerBase ID 6180
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-0-15 1029.0 B♯ 32.75" 1857 John Taylor & Son R
2 8-0-8 921.0 A♯ 35.75" c1486† John Danyell succ'r ('Brede') R
3 10-0-0 819.0 G♯ 39.18" 1664 Thomas Norris R
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1 c2011 Steel Meadwell Church Restoration
1 2,3 c2011 Steel Meadwell Church Restoration
Update log
Last updated: 03/09/2016