Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Mexborough, South Yorkshire
Place Mexborough
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SK479997
Postcode S64 0ER
Lat, Long 53.49222, -1.27857Locate 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 I by Historic England
Rings 3 (full circle ring), tenor 6-3-2 in B♭See below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 16544
Ring of 3, tenor 6-3-2 in B♭
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 6-3-2 (758 lb or 344 kg) in B♭ (962.5 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Ropes fall in a straight line
Overhauled 1992 by John Taylor & Co
TowerBase ID 6226
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-2-12 1184.0 D 24.75" c1558† George Heathcote R
2 5-0-8 1074.5 C 29.63" 1748 Edward II Seller R
3 6-3-2 962.5 B♭ 33.50" 1879 John Taylor & Co R
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 Timber unidentified 5.A 3.1
Update log
12/09/2020 fr1: layout added [Mike Chester via e-mail]