Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Andrew, Ampthill, Bedfordshire
Place Ampthill
S Andrew
Grid Ref TL036382
Postcode MK45 2EP
Lat, Long 52.03312, -0.48992Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Bedfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 13-3-6 in A♭See below
Frames 2See below
Affiliation Bedfordshire Association
Ring of 8, tenor 13-3-6 in A♭
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 13-3-6 (1546 lb or 701 kg) in A♭ (824.5Hz)
Practice Thu (not always: check)
TowerBase 109View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-8 1650.0 A♭ 24.88" 1980 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
2 4-2-6 1545.0 G 26.00" 1980 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
3 4-3-2 1374.0 F 27.38" 1899 John Taylor & Co F N
4 5-2-19 1235.5 E♭ 29.13" 1898 John Taylor & Co F N
5 6-2-5 1098.0 D♭ 31.50" 1898 John Taylor & Co F N
6 7-1-21 1031.0 C 33.00" 1898 John Taylor & Co F N
7 10-1-26 928.0 B♭ 37.13" 1898 John Taylor & Co F N
8 13-3-6 824.5 A♭ 40.88" 1898 John Taylor & Co F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,4,5,6,7,8 1899 Cast iron John Taylor & Co
1A 2,3 1980 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h