Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Horham, Suffolk
Place Horham
S Mary
Grid Ref TM210724
Lat, Long 52.30562, 1.24065Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode IP21 5EW
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Lieutenancy area Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 6-0-17 in BSee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/horham1.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild
Ring of 8, tenor 6-0-17 in B
TowerBase 2550View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1990 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1990
Tenor 6-0-17 (689 lb or 313 kg) in B (964.0Hz)
Practice Tue (1st, 4th)
Additional information The oldest ring of eight
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-0-6 1930.0 B 20.75" 1673† John Darbie's assistant Y 4
2 2-0-14 1820.0 A♯ 20.69" 1672† John Darbie's assistant Y 4
3 2-1-0 1620.0 G♯ 21.81" 1672† John Darbie's assistant Y 4
4 2-3-13 1440.0 F♯ 24.00" 1658† ? Elias Brend Y 4
5 3-0-8 1283.0 E 24.75" 1605† John Draper Y 4
6 4-0-2 1214.0 D♯ 27.18" 1663† John Darbie Y 4
7 4-1-27 1082.0 C♯ 29.25" 1663† John Darbie Y 4
8 6-0-17 964.0 B 33.81" 1568† John I Brend Y 8
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
8 c1550† Oak unidentified 5.M NonStd
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1990 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.3.A.h 8.3