Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter & S Paul, Fakenham, Norfolk
Place Fakenham
S Peter & S Paul
Grid Ref TF919296
Lat, Long 52.83061, 0.84719Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode NR21 9BX
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Lieutenancy area Norfolk
Country England
Diocese Norwich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 19½ cwt in E♭See below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Norwich Diocesan Association
Ring of 8, tenor 19½ cwt in E♭
TowerBase 1843View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1925 by Alfred Bowell
Tenor 19½ cwt (~2180 lb or ~990 kg) in E♭ (623.0Hz)
Practice Thu (2nd, 4th)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6cwt 1258.5 E♭ 30.00" 1746 Thomas Lester R
2 6¼cwt 1177.0 D 30.50" 1746 Thomas Lester R
3 6¾cwt 1034.5 C 32.25" 1891 John Warner & Sons R
4 7½cwt 931.0 B♭ 33.75" 1639 (unidentified) R
5 8-1-10 851.5 A♭ 36.00" 1925 Alfred Bowell R
6 11¼cwt 788.5 G 39.50" 1669 John Darbie R
7 15cwt 685.0 F 43.50" 1792 Thomas Osborn R
8 19½cwt 623.0 E♭ 48.00" 1678 Thomas Norris R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1925 Steel & cast iron Alfred Bowell 8.3