Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Dorton, Buckinghamshire
Place Dorton
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SP678139
Postcode HP18 9NG
Lat, Long 51.81999, -1.01663Locate 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 II* by Historic England
Rings 3 (full circle ring), tenor 7 cwt in BSee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 16559
Ring of 3, tenor 7 cwt in B
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 7 cwt (~780 lb or ~360 kg) in B (996.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Anticlockwise
TowerBase ID 6989
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-26 1283.0 D♯ 30.00" 1828 W & J Taylor Y N
2 6 cwt 1109.0 C♯ 31.25" 1626 Robert Atton R 4
3 7 cwt 996.0 B 34.00" 1604† Bartholomew Atton Y 4
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus 10.50" ? Richard Keene
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 of 3 c1630 Timber unidentified 5.A 3.1
Update log
31/05/2019 1-3: frameid,turning added; frame info added [John Baldwin via database]