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Place Beccles
The Bell Tower
Grid Ref TM421904
Lat, Long 52.45829, 1.56258 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode NR34 9HE
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County Suffolk
Country England
Ownership Local Authority (Secular)
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 371 See Felstead Peals
Bells 10 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2012 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tenor 25-1-25 (2853lb or 1294kg) in Db (550.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Wed
Additional information Former detached tower of (extant) ch of S Michael Arch
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/beccles1.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild


Beccles, Suffolk
The Bell Tower
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 7-0-6 1388.0 F 30.50" 1762 Lester & Pack R
2 6-0-21 1239.5 Eb 30.50" 1762 Lester & Pack R
3 6-3-2 1102.0 Db 32.00" 2012 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
4 7-1-17 1035.0 C 33.00" 1909 John Taylor & Co F
5 8-0-5 926.0 Bb 36.13" 1889 John Warner & Sons R
6 11-0-3 825.5 Ab 39.25" 1909 John Taylor & Co F
7 12-0-8 735.0 Gb 42.00" 1871 John Warner & Sons R
8 13-2-9 692.0 F 44.25" 1889 John Warner & Sons R
9 20-0-2 619.0 Eb 47.88" 1909 John Taylor & Co F
10 25-1-25 550.0 Db 55.00" 1762 Lester & Pack R
Source: J Hedgcock(twr bd); J B Pickup; A Higson; B Kipling; TimJ

Contributed by: [James Hedgcock]
Last updated: 17/08/2019