Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
All Saints, Acton, Suffolk
Place Acton
All Saints
Grid Ref TL892452
Postcode CO10 0BA
Lat, Long 52.07307, 0.75938Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 5 (full circle ring), tenor 8-1-4 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/acton1.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild
Dove tower ID 11817
Ring of 5, tenor 8-1-4 in F♯
Bells 5 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 8-1-4 (928 lb or 421 kg) in F♯ (750.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Overhauled 1926 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
TowerBase ID 25View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-4 1105.0 C♯ 27.88" 1716 John Thornton Y 4
2 4-3-17 1000.0 B 30.50" 1659 Miles III Graye Y 4
3 5-1-7 943.0 A♯ 32.00" 1663 Miles III Graye Y 4
4 6-3-24 841.0 G♯ 35.38" 1747 Thomas Gardiner Y 4
5 8-1-4 750.0 F♯ 38.00" 1685 Miles III Graye Y 4
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 1926 Oak Local labour/guild/assn 6.A 5.1
Update log
Last updated: 19/08/2016