Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Bressingham, Norfolk
Place Bressingham
S John Bapt
Grid Ref TM075807
Postcode IP22 2AF
Lat, Long 52.38550, 1.04898Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Norfolk
Country England
Diocese Norwich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 8-2-20 in GSee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 2See below
Affiliation Norwich Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 10344
Ring of 6, tenor 8-2-20 in G
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 8-2-20 (972 lb or 441 kg) in G (778.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Overhauled 1995 by John Taylor & Co
Tuned 1995
TowerBase ID 5970View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-6 1310.0 E 26.00" 1995 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
2 4-2-2 1169.0 D 28.00" 1995 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
3 5-3-20 1040.0 C 31.00" c1480† Reginald Church Y
4 6-1-10 986.0 B 33.75" 1922 Mears & Stainbank F
5 7-3-24 875.0 A 36.38" 1922 Mears & Stainbank F
6 8-2-20 778.0 G 38.25" 1671† Henry Yaxley R
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Unused 14 cwt F 42.50" 1751 Thomas Lester
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
9 Unused c1440†
[c1751]
Timber unidentified
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 of 6 1995 Steel Local labour/guild/assn 8.1.B.a 6.14
Update log
Last updated: 18/03/2013