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Place Bury St Edmunds
Cath Ch of S James & S Edmund (The Norman Tower)
Shown in County Lists as Bury St Edmunds Cath
Grid Ref TL855640
Lat, Long 52.24367, 0.71669 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode IP33 1LY
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County Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 889 See Felstead Peals
Bells 12 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1977 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tuned 1977
Tenor 27-2-5 (3085lb or 1399kg) in C# (556.5Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Practice Tue
Also Simulator; toilet
Additional information Also 6b; detached tower
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/burystedmunds1.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild


Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Cath Ch of S James & S Edmund (The Norman Tower)
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-3-27 1670.0 G# 28.25" 2011 John Taylor & Co F N
2 6-2-4 1487.0 F# 29.00" 2011 John Taylor & Co F N
3 6-1-17 1402.0 E# 30.50" 1785 Thomas Osborn R 4
4 6-1-23 1248.0 D# 31.38" 1785 Thomas Osborn R 4
5 6-3-20 1112.0 C# 32.63" 1785 Thomas Osborn R 4
6 7-2-9 1050.0 B# 33.75" 1785 Thomas Osborn R 4
7 7-3-12 936.0 A# 35.38" 1785 Thomas Osborn R 4
8 9-1-3 833.5 G# 38.00" 1785 Thomas Osborn R 4
9 11-1-27 743.0 F# 41.25" 1785 Thomas Osborn R 4
10 13-0-2 701.0 E# 43.25" 1785 Thomas Osborn R 4
11 17-2-5 624.0 D# 48.00" 1785 Thomas Osborn R 4
12 27-2-5 556.5 C# 54.00" 1785 Thomas Osborn R 4
6b 7-3-18 991.0 B 33.75" 2013 John Taylor & Co F N
Service 9cwt 850.0 G# 37.13" 1680 John Darbie Y
Source: J Hedgcock; ADH; P Denton(RWMC info)

Contributed by: [James Hedgcock]
Last updated: 16/05/2013