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Place East Dereham
S Nicholas
Grid Ref TF987132
Lat, Long 52.68082, 0.93828 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode NR19 1EB
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County Norfolk
Country England
Diocese Norwich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
TowerBase 1638 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2013 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tenor 22-3-21 (2569lb or 1165kg) in Eb (605.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Simulator
Additional information Detached tower
Affiliation Norwich Diocesan Association


East Dereham, Norfolk
S Nicholas
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-2-1 1211.0 Eb 31.00" 1804 Thomas I Mears R Y
2 7-0-6 1142.0 D 32.75" 1785 William Mears R Y
3 7-1-17 1016.0 C 33.50" 1753 Lester & Pack R Y
4 8-2-26 907.0 Bb 37.25" 1839 Thomas II Mears R Y
5 10-1-20 807.0 Ab 40.00" 1804 Thomas I Mears R Y
6 13-2-8 763.0 G 43.63" 1753 Lester & Pack R Y
7 15-0-11 679.0 F 45.25" 1864 G Mears & Co R Y
8 22-3-21 605.0 Eb 50.00" 1957 John Taylor & Co F N
Sanctus 16.18" c1599† (unidentified)
Unused 4¼cwt 1466.0 F# 26.50" 1839 Thomas II Mears Y N
Source: Mike Chester; A Higson; CBC

Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 09/03/2012