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Place Aylsham
S Michael
Grid Ref TG192270
Lat, Long 52.79603, 1.25038 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode NR11 6EU
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.79578, 1.25090 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Norfolk
Country England
Diocese Norwich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 236 See Felstead Peals
Bells 10 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1960 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tenor 17-1-6 (1938lb or 879kg) in Eb (638.0Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Practice Tue (with exceptions)
Also Toilet
Affiliation Norwich Diocesan Association


Aylsham, Norfolk
S Michael
Bells Hide Details
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 Eb 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 Bb 34.50" 1879 Mears & Stainbank R Y
7 8-1-27 852.0 Ab 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 Eb 49.00" 1700† Samuel Gilpin R Y
Sanctus 1½cwt 1863.0 Bb 18.88" c1879 Mears & Stainbank Y N
Source: M Smith; J Hedgcock; P Cattermole; A Higson; CBC;
TimJ(REMRKS#246 < C Richmond)

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 25/10/2019