Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael, Aylsham, Norfolk
Place Aylsham
S Michael
Grid Ref TG192270
Postcode NR11 6EU
Lat, Long 52.79603, 1.25038Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.79578, 1.25090
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Lieutenancy area Norfolk
Country England
Diocese Norwich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 10, tenor 17-1-6 in E♭See below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Norwich Diocesan Association
Ring of 10, tenor 17-1-6 in E♭
Bells 10Edit details
Tenor 17-1-6 (1938 lb or 879 kg) in E♭ (638.0Hz)
Practice Tue (with exceptions)
Overhauled 1960 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
TowerBase 236View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-1-1 1615.0 G 27.50" 1775 Osborn & Arnold R Y
2 5-2-21 1459.0 F 28.75" 1775 Osborn & Arnold R Y
3 5-0-27 1291.0 E♭ 29.25" 1775 Osborn & Arnold R Y
4 5-2-2 1205.0 D 30.25" 1775 Osborn & Arnold R Y
5 6-0-5 1068.0 C 32.25" 1700 Samuel Gilpin R Y
6 7-1-21 957.0 B♭ 34.50" 1879 Mears & Stainbank R Y
7 8-1-27 852.0 A♭ 37.25" 1860 George Mears R Y
8 11-0-26 798.0 G 41.50" 1726 John Stephens R Y
9 13-3-15 717.0 F 43.50" 1741 Thomas Newman R Y
10 17-1-6 638.0 E♭ 49.00" 1700† Samuel Gilpin R Y
Sanctus 1½cwt 1863.0 B♭ 18.88" c1879 Mears & Stainbank Y N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 1889 Oak Day 6.D 10.
1A Sanctus Oak unidentified