Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Ethelbert, Hessett, Suffolk
Place Hessett
S Ethelbert
Grid Ref TL936618
Lat, Long 52.22066, 0.83398Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode IP30 9AX
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Lieutenancy area Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 5 U/R, tenor 16 cwt in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/hessett1.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild
Ring of 5, tenor 16 cwt in F
TowerBase 2428View Felstead peals
Bells 5 U/REdit details
Tenor 16 cwt (~1790 lb or ~810 kg) in F (701.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6cwt 1077.0 C 31.06" 1895 John Warner & Sons Y N
2 6¾cwt 942.0 B♭ 32.69" 1724 John Stephens R 4
3 8½cwt 902.0 A 36.63" 1787 Thomas Osborn Y 4
4 10cwt 777.0 G 38.00" 1724 John Stephens Y 4
5 16cwt 701.0 F 43.06" 1724 John Stephens Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 c1499 [1724] Oak [Oak] unidentified 5.R 5.12