Dove's Guide Cover Picture Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Place Downham Market
S Edmund
Grid Ref TF612033
Lat, Long 52.60363, 0.37985
Postcode PE38 9LQ
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.60284, 0.37910
County Norfolk
Country England
Diocese Ely
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 1551 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below)
Tenor 10-3-6 (1210lb or 549kg) in G (765.0Hz)
Practice Mon (1st: check)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet
URL http://wisbech.elyda.org.uk/towers/downham-market-details
Affiliation Ely Diocesan Association


Downham Market, Norfolk
S Edmund
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-17 1530.0 G 24.13" 1979 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F
2 3-3-1 1445.0 F# 25.38" 1979 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F
3 4-1-0 1287.0 E 27.00" 1949 Mears & Stainbank F
4 4-2-8 1148.0 D 28.25" 1979 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F
5 5-1-4 1020.0 C 30.88" 1769 Joseph Eayre R
6 6-0-12 964.0 B 32.00" 1979 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F
7 7-3-17 859.0 A 34.88" 1979 John Taylor & Co (Bellfounders) Ltd F
8 10-3-6 765.0 G 39.88" 1773 Osborn & Arnold R
Source: A Higson

Contributed by: Andrew Higson
Last updated: 30/03/2007

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