Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Cratfield, Suffolk
Place Cratfield
S Mary
Grid Ref TM313748
Postcode IP19 0BU
Lat, Long 52.32278, 1.39375Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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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 6 U/R, tenor 16 cwt in ESee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/cratfield1.html
Affiliation Suffolk Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 16 cwt in E
Bells 6 U/REdit details
Tenor 16 cwt (~1790 lb or ~810 kg) in E (649.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; anticlockwise
TowerBase 1366View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5½cwt 1100.0 C♯ 31.50" 1781 Chapman & Mears Y 4
2 6¾cwt 974.7 B 33.06" 1593† William Brend R 8
3 7¾cwt 875.0 A 35.50" 1618 William & Alice Brend R 8
4 9½cwt 799.5 G♯ 38.56" 1585† Henry Tapsell R 8
5 14¾cwt 734.0 F♯ 42.88" 1618† William Brend R 8
6 16cwt 649.0 E 47.13" 1637 John II Brend R 8
Clock 2cwt D♯ 20.50" c1450† Richard I Brasyer Y Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 c1640 Oak unidentified 5.H NonStd