Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter de Merton, Bedford, Bedfordshire
Place Bedford
S Peter de Merton
Shown in County Lists as Bedford, S Peter
Grid Ref TL050501
Lat, Long 52.13931, -0.46608Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode MK40 2PN
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Lieutenancy area Bedfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 12-1-0 in F♯See below
Frames 3See below
Affiliation Bedfordshire Association
Ring of 8, tenor 12-1-0 in F♯
TowerBase 385View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1980 by John Taylor & Co
Tenor 12-1-0 (1372 lb or 622 kg) in F♯ (760.0Hz)
Practice Thu
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 B♭ 17.00" 1895 John Taylor & Co F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
9 Sanctus 1895 Steel John Taylor & Co 8.1.A
1A 3,4,5,6,7,8 1894 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.C.e 6.4
1B 1,2 1948 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.C.e e2e