Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Andrew, Bedford, Bedfordshire
Place Bedford
S Andrew
Shown in County Lists as Bedford, S Andrew
Grid Ref TL057509
Postcode MK40 2NQ
Lat, Long 52.14644, -0.45641Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Bedfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Rings 8, tenor 5-2-22 in BSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Bedfordshire Association
Ring of 8, tenor 5-2-22 in B
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 5-2-22 (638 lb or 289 kg) in B (989.0Hz)
Practice Thu
Overhauled 1982 by John Taylor & Co
Tuned 1979
TowerBase 383View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-2-18 1982.0 B 21.50" 1982 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
2 2-3-21 1853.0 A♯ 22.50" 1982 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F N
3 3-0-14 1652.0 G♯ 23.50" 1748 Joseph Eayre R 4
4 3-1-2 1488.0 F♯ 24.25" 1682 Richard III Chandler R 4
5 3-1-15 1321.0 E 25.75" 1604 Newcombe (generic) R 4
6 4-1-25 1238.0 D♯ 28.00" c1510† Thomas Bullisdon R 4
7 5-0-4 1114.0 C♯ 29.75" 1682 Richard III Chandler R 4
8 5-2-22 989.0 B 32.25" 1609 Hugh I Watts R 4
Sanctus 5-1-4 1098.0 C♯ 29.75" 1969 John Taylor & Co F 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,Sanctus 1982 Steel Local labour/guild/assn 8.1.B NonStd