Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Paul, Bedford, Bedfordshire
Place Bedford
S Paul
Shown in County Lists as Bedford, S Paul
Grid Ref TL049496
Lat, Long 52.13544, -0.46742Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode MK40 1SL
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Lieutenancy area Bedfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 12, tenor 28-3-6 in DSee below
Frames 3See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Bedfordshire Association
Ring of 12, tenor 28-3-6 in D
TowerBase 384View Felstead peals
Bells 12Edit details
Tenor 28-3-6 (3226 lb or 1463 kg) in D (578.0Hz)
Practice Mon
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-10 1738.0 A 26.00" 1977 John Taylor & Co F N
2 5-0-14 1544.0 G 26.88" 1977 John Taylor & Co F N
3 5-3-2 1456.0 F♯ 27.50" 1896 John Taylor & Co F N
4 6-0-11 1302.0 E 29.00" 1896 John Taylor & Co F N
5 7-0-8 1156.5 D 31.13" 1896 John Taylor & Co F 4
6 7-0-26 1088.5 C♯ 32.00" 1897 John Taylor & Co F 4
7 8-1-11 968.0 B 35.00" 1897 John Taylor & Co F 4
8 11-0-0 867.5 A 38.25" 1896 John Taylor & Co F 4
9 14-1-25 771.0 G 42.25" 1897 John Taylor & Co F 4
10 15-1-4 725.0 F♯ 44.25" 1897 John Taylor & Co F 4
11 19-2-11 649.5 E 47.63" 1945 John Taylor & Co F N
12 28-3-6 578.0 D 55.00" 1896 John Taylor & Co F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1,2,3,4 1977 Steel Local labour/guild/assn 8.1.A.b 4.5
1 5,6,7,8,9,10,11 1868 [1896] Oak Mears & Stainbank 6.A 8.3 [NonStd]
1A 12 1896 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h