Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Holy Trinity, Balsham, Cambridgeshire
Place Balsham
Holy Trinity
Grid Ref TL587508
Lat, Long 52.13318, 0.31829Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CB21 4DS
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Lieutenancy area Cambridgeshire
Country England
Diocese Ely
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 13-0-14 in FSee below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.cambridgeringing.info/Towers/tower.php?id=2
Affiliation Ely Diocesan Association
Updates 26/07/2019: Now rung from a gallery; toilet facility also available [Phil Gorman via e-mail]
Ring of 6, tenor 13-0-14 in F
TowerBase 267View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 13-0-14 (1470 lb or 667 kg) in F (700.0Hz)
Practice Tue
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-2 1177.5 D 28.50" 1988 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 4-3-11 1049.0 C 29.50" 1774 Pack & Chapman
3 6-0-6 936.0 B♭ 32.43" 1609† Richard Holdfield Y
4 8-1-25 879.0 A 35.81" 1609† Richard Holdfield Y
5 11-2-5 780.5 G 39.50" c1540† John Tonne
6 13-0-14 700.0 F 42.50" 1609† Richard Holdfield Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 c1549† Oak unidentified 5.R/6.A/6.N 4.3 [5.3]
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1988 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.3.A.h 6.1