Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Andrew, Cotton, Suffolk
Place Cotton
S Andrew
Grid Ref TM069669
Lat, Long 52.26150, 1.03174Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode IP14 4QZ
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Lieutenancy area Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 10-3-10 in GSee below
Frames 3See below
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/cotton1.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild
Updates 28/06/2019: No longer u/r: peal rung here today celebrating ringability [Mike Chester: id=1291996 via BellBoard]
Ring of 8, tenor 10-3-10 in G
TowerBase 1339View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1951
Tenor 10-3-10 (1214 lb or 551 kg) in G (787.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information West arch of ringing chamber open to churchyard
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3cwt 1570.0 G 25.00" 1951 Gillett & Johnston F N
2 4cwt 1480.0 F♯ 26.13" 1951 Gillett & Johnston F N
3 4cwt 1325.0 E 26.25" 1925 John Taylor & Co Y N
4 4cwt 1170.0 D 28.25" 1746 Thomas Lester Y N
5 5cwt 1075.0 C 29.25" 1746 Thomas Lester Y N
6 6cwt 987.0 B 32.25" 1901 John Warner & Sons D N
7 8cwt 887.0 A 35.25" c1480† Brasyers of Norwich (generic) Y 4
8 10-3-10 787.0 G 39.50" c1480† Brasyers of Norwich (generic) Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
3 1,2 1951 Cast iron Gillett & Johnston 8.3.A.m
2 5 1901 Oak Day 6.D
1 3,4,6,7,8 c1499 Oak unidentified 5.R NonStd