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Place Fakenham
S Peter & S Paul
Grid Ref TF919296
Lat, Long 52.83061, 0.84719 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode NR21 9BX
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County Norfolk
Country England
Diocese Norwich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 1843 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1925 by Alfred Bowell
Tenor 19½cwt (~2180lb or ~990kg) in Eb (623.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Thu (2nd, 4th)
Also Toilet
Affiliation Norwich Diocesan Association


Fakenham, Norfolk
S Peter & S Paul
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6cwt 1258.5 Eb 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 Bb 33.75" 1639 (unidentified) R
5 8-1-10 851.5 Ab 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 Eb 48.00" 1678 Thomas Norris R
Source: G Barr(twr notice); C Pickford(RW1994/121); N Bowden; JCB

Contributed by: Garry Barr
Last updated: 09/08/2018