Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Leytonstone, Greater London
Place Leytonstone
S John Bapt
Grid Ref TQ394874
Postcode E11 1HH
Lat, Long 51.56867, 0.01063Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Greater London
Country England
Diocese Chelmsford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 12¾ cwt in GSee below
Frames 2See below
Affiliation Essex Association
Dove tower ID 16925
Ring of 8, tenor 12¾ cwt in G
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 12¾ cwt (~1430 lb or ~650 kg) in G (773.0 Hz)
Practice Mon
Additional information Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant
Overhauled 1936 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1936
TowerBase ID 2969View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-18 1555.5 G 27.00" 1936 Gillett & Johnston F N
2 5-2-11 1456.5 F♯ 28.00" 1936 Gillett & Johnston F N
3 5-3-0 1294.0 E 30.00" 1833 Thomas II Mears Y 4
4 6-0-0 1166.5 D 31.00" 1833 Thomas II Mears Y 4
5 6-3-15 1033.0 C 33.38" 1833 Thomas II Mears Y 4
6 7-1-13 969.5 B 34.25" 1833 Thomas II Mears Y 4
7 <9-3-0 869.0 A 38.25" 1833 Thomas II Mears R 4
8 <12-3-23 773.0 G 42.25" 1833 Thomas II Mears R 4
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,5,6,7,8 1833 Oak Charles Oliver(s) 6.A 8.3
1A 3,4 1936 Cast iron Gillett & Johnston 8.3.A?
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