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Place Dry Drayton
S Peter & S Paul
Grid Ref TL379619
Lat, Long 52.23850, 0.01935 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode CB23 8BZ
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County Cambridgeshire
Country England
Diocese Ely
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 1570 See Felstead Peals
Bells 5 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 8cwt (~900lb or ~410kg) in Ab (844.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Additional information Unringable; not well in tune
URL http://ely.elyda.org.uk/towers/dry-drayton-details
Affiliation Ely Diocesan Association
Updates 14/07/2020: Tuning description added [TimJ via e-mail]


Dry Drayton, Cambridgeshire
S Peter & S Paul
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4¾cwt 1222.0 *Eb 29.25" 1746 Joseph Eayre R N
2 5cwt 1140.0 Db 29.50" 1746 Joseph Eayre Y N
3 5½cwt 1069.0 C 31.50" 1746 Joseph Eayre Y N
4 6½cwt 976.0 *Bb 33.50" 1746 Joseph Eayre Y N
5 8cwt 844.0 Ab 36.75" 1746 Joseph Eayre Y N
Source: C Pickford(Raven; R Walker); TimJ(#281)

Contributed by: Chris Pickford
Last updated: 19/05/2020