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Place Elmswell
S John
Grid Ref TL981636
Lat, Long 52.23491, 0.90092 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode IP30 9DZ
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County Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 1754 See Felstead Peals
Bells 5 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 12cwt (~1340lb or ~610kg) in F#
Frames 1 Show Details
Additional information Unringable; one bell (or more) cracked or broken
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/elmswell1.html
Affiliation Suffolk Guild


Elmswell, Suffolk
S John
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5cwt 1095.0 C# 29.56" 1670† Robert Gurney Y N
2 6¼cwt 1005.0 B 32.44" 1582† Stephen II Tonne & W Land Y N
3 7¾cwt 933.0 A# 35.38" c1470† Bury St Edmunds foundry Y N
4 9cwt G# 37.19" 1677 John Darbie Y N
5 12cwt F# 41.00" 1616 John Draper Y N
Source: C Garner(Suff spsht); CBC; A Higson; P Denton

Contributed by: Chris Garner
Last updated: 31/01/2017