Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nicholas, Bedfield, Suffolk
Place Bedfield
S Nicholas
Grid Ref TM227663
Lat, Long 52.25015, 1.26113Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode IP13 7LR
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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 6 U/R, tenor 9¼ cwt in G♯See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/bedfield1.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 9¼ cwt in G♯
TowerBase 382View Felstead peals
Bells 6 U/REdit details
Tenor 9¼ cwt (~1040 lb or ~470 kg) in G♯ (829.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4cwt 1397.0 E♯ 26.31" 1900 John Warner & Sons Y N
2 4cwt 1217.0 D♯ 27.44" 1890 John Warner & Sons Y N
3 4cwt 1114.0 C♯ 28.19" 1731 Richard Phelps Y N
4 5cwt 1029.5 B♯ 31.00" 1890 John Warner & Sons Y N
5 6cwt 932.0 A♯ 33.25" 1790 Thomas Osborn Y N
6 9¼cwt 829.5 G♯ 36.00" 1774 Pack & Chapman Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1891 Oak Day 6.D 6.7