Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Whitkirk, Leeds, West Yorkshire
Place Leeds, Whitkirk
S Mary
or Whitkirk
Shown in County Lists as Leeds, Whitkirk
Grid Ref SE363335
Postcode LS15 7AY
Lat, Long 53.79736, -1.44982Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area West Yorkshire
Country England
Diocese Leeds
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 3 (full circle ring), tenor 9 cwt in ASee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 16856
Ring of 3, tenor 9 cwt in A
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 9 cwt (~1010 lb or ~460 kg) in A (873.5 Hz)
Overhauled 2020 by John Taylor & Co
TowerBase ID 7442
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1119.5 C♯ 32.50" 1803 Thomas I Mears Y
2 1011.5 B 34.50" 1803 Thomas I Mears Y
3 9 cwt 873.5 A 38.00" 1803 Thomas I Mears Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 Timber ? Thomas Mallaby 6.A NonStd
Update log
05/09/2020 1-3: nominal added; fr1: truss,layout added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
03/09/2020 Confirmation ringable following test ring [Pete McCoy, YACR BRF Com Sec via Email]
21/08/2020 Project completed [Paul Mason, JT&Co via Email]