Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, East Bergholt, Suffolk
Place East Bergholt
S Mary V
Grid Ref TM070344
Lat, Long 51.97022, 1.01272Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CO7 6TG
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Lieutenancy area Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 5, tenor 26-0-8 in DSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Suffolk Guild
Ring of 5, tenor 26-0-8 in D
TowerBase 1627View Felstead peals
Bells 5Edit details
Tenor 26-0-8 (2920 lb or 1324 kg) in D (596.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Anticlockwise; Rung by hand (no ropes or wheels) in wooden cage in churchyard; the heaviest ring of five bells
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 Oak unidentified 6.A? -5.7