The Church's Bells

Specification and Details of the Bells

The founder for all our bells was John Taylor, Loughborough in 1899. We have a fine ring of 10 bells, tenor (the largest bell) 30 cwt. Ringing the bells takes place before our main Sunday service and practice takes place on Wednesday evenings.

Treble Bell

Weight Inscription
MG Opposite
7-1-2

A * M * D * G

Presented by J. W. Taylor
The Founder
On the Occasion
Of the Queen's Jubilee
1887

Opposite Inscription: Medallion of the Queen's Head

2nd Bell

Weight Inscription
MG Opposite
7-0-21

A * M * D * G

Presented by J. W. Taylor
The Founder
On the Occasion
Of the Queen's Jubilee
1887

Opposite Inscription: Medallion of the Queen's Head

3rd Bell

Weight
Inscription
MG Opposite
7-2-10

VENITE ADOROPAMUS ET PROCIDAMUS 1898
THOMAS PITTS * M.A. * RECTOR
JOHN CLARK *
CHURCH WARDENS
JOHN WATSON *

Taylor Shield

4th Bell

Weight Inscription
MG Opposite
7-1-7

* GLORY BE TO GOD ON HIGH

REV. W. H. HOLME * B. D. RECTOR
JOHN FARMER *
CHURCHWARDENS
DANIEL CARTWRIGHT *
1840

Taylor Shield
* Recase 1989*

5th Bell

Weight Inscription
MG Opposite
8-1-13

TE LAUDAMUS

Taylor Shield

6th Bell

Weight MG Inscription
9-3-3

JOHN TAYLOR & CO * FOUNDERS * LOUGHBOROUGH * 1898
A LEGACY OF ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY POUNDS BEQUEATHED TO THE RECTOR AND CHURCHWARDENS OF THIS PARISH BY WILLIAM HENRY DAWSON, FORMERLY OF LOUGHBOROUGH AND LATE OF QUORNDON IN THIS COUNTY WHO DIED 28 JAN. 1887, WAS IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE DIRECTIONS OF THE DONOR EXPENDED IN THE RECASTING AND ERRECTING OF THIS AND NUMBER 3 BELL

7th Bell

Image Weight Inscription
MG Opposite
7th Bell 12-2-23

* RECAST BY JOHN TAYLOR & CO * LOUGHBOROUGH * 1885

* THOMAS PITTS RECTOR WILLIAM FREDERICK BEARDSLEY, EDWARD PARKINSON WHITE CHURCHWARDENS

Mother and Child Badge

Saint Badge

8th Bell

Image Weight Inscription
MG Opposite
8th Bell 15-1-25

A M D G * RECAST BY JOHN TAYLOR & CO LOUGHBOROUGH *

THOMAS PITTS RECTOR * HENRY DEANE, JOHN WATSON CHURCHWARDENS *

Figure of St Paul (four times)

9th Bell

Image Weight MG Inscription
9th Bell 20-3-6

A M D G * RECAST 1899 BY JOHN TAYLOR & CO LOUGHBOROUGH *

THOMAS PITTS RECTOR * HENRY DEANE, JOHN WATSON CHURCHWARDENS *

Tenor Bell

Weight MG Inscription
30-2-0

* THOMAS PITTS M A RECTOR * EDWARD PARKINSON WHITE, JAMES CARTWRIGHT CHURCHWARDENS 1887

A M D G * THIS RING OF TEN BELLS WAS RECAST AT THE EXPENSE OF THE FOUNDERS JOHN TAYLOR & CO LOUGHBOROUGH. A.D. 1899

Nativity scene (four times)