Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nicholas, East Dereham, Norfolk
Place East Dereham
S Nicholas
Grid Ref TF987132
Lat, Long 52.68082, 0.93828Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode NR19 1EB
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Lieutenancy area Norfolk
Country England
Diocese Norwich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 22-3-21 in E♭See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Norwich Diocesan Association
Ring of 8, tenor 22-3-21 in E♭
TowerBase 1638View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 2013 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tenor 22-3-21 (2569 lb or 1165 kg) in E♭ (605.0Hz)
Also Simulator
Additional information Detached tower
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-2-1 1211.0 E♭ 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 B♭ 37.25" 1839 Thomas II Mears R Y
5 10-1-20 807.0 A♭ 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 E♭ 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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1957 Steel & cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 8.3