Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter, Ampton, Suffolk
Place Ampton
S Peter
Grid Ref TL866711
Lat, Long 52.30702, 0.73573Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode IP31 1NX
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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 4, tenor 8¼ cwt in ASee below
Frames 1See below
URL https://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/ampton1.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild
Updates 25/10/2020: Updated URL [Chris Garner]
Ring of 4, tenor 8¼ cwt in A
TowerBase 110View Felstead peals
Bells 4Edit details
Overhauled 1888 by George Bullock
Tenor 8¼ cwt (~920 lb or ~420 kg) in A (872.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Anticlockwise
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-22 1205.0 D 27.00" 1888 John Taylor & Co Y N
2 4¾cwt 1125.0 C♯ 28.00" 1608 John Draper Y N
3 6¼cwt 990.0 B 32.19" c1450† Thomas Derby Y N
4 8¼cwt 872.0 A 36.25" c1450† Thomas Derby Y N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4 1888 Oak George Bullock ~5.L 4.4