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Place East Bergholt
S Mary V
Grid Ref TM070344
Lat, Long 51.97022, 1.01272 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode CO7 6TG
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County Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 1627 See Felstead Peals
Bells 5 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 26-0-8 (2920lb or 1324kg) in D (596.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Swung by hand (no ropes or wheels) in wooden cage in churchyard; anticlockwise; the heaviest ring of five bells
URL http://www.eastbergholt-bells.org.uk
Affiliation Suffolk Guild


East Bergholt, Suffolk
S Mary V
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 12-0-9 891.0 A 39.75" 1887 John Warner & Sons Y
2 12-3-23 796.0 G 41.00" c1450† William Chamberlain R
3 15-1-7 751.0 F# 43.50" 1601† Richard Bowler & Richard Holdfield R
4 19-1-5 667.0 E 49.00" 1688 Christopher Hodson R
5 26-0-8 596.0 D 54.00" 1727 John Stephens R
Source: M Smith; CBC(RWMC); A Higson; D Sloman(Soundweld); TimJ

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 24/09/2018