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Place Bedford
S Peter de Merton
Shown in County Lists as Bedford, S Peter
Grid Ref TL050501
Lat, Long 52.13931, -0.46608 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode MK40 2PN
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County Bedfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 385 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1980 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tenor 12-1-0 (1372lb or 622kg) in F# (760.0Hz)
Frames 3 Show Details
Practice Thu
Affiliation Bedfordshire Association


Bedford, Bedfordshire
S Peter de Merton
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-0 1520.0 F# 24.00" 1948 John Taylor & Co F N
2 3-2-5 1426.0 E# 25.00" 1948 John Taylor & Co F N
3 3-3-26 1261.0 D# 26.63" 1894 John Taylor & Co F N
4 4-2-18 1139.0 C# 28.63" 1894 John Taylor & Co F N
5 5-3-2 1013.0 B 31.00" 1894 John Taylor & Co F N
6 6-1-14 950.0 A# 32.38" 1894 John Taylor & Co F N
7 8-3-12 855.0 G# 36.13" 1894 John Taylor & Co F N
8 12-1-0 760.0 F# 40.50" 1894 John Taylor & Co F N
Sanctus 0-3-26 1857.0 Bb 17.00" 1895 John Taylor & Co F N
Source: C Pickford; A Higson; TimJ(#289)

Contributed by: Chris Pickford
Last updated: 23/06/2020