Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Houghton, Cambridgeshire
Place Houghton
S Mary
Grid Ref TL281720
Lat, Long 52.33201, -0.12121Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode PE28 2BA
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Lieutenancy area Cambridgeshire
Country England
Diocese Ely
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 8-0-16 in GSee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.huntbell.co.uk/towers/houghton
Affiliation Ely Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 8-0-16 in G
TowerBase 2577View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 8-0-16 (912 lb or 414 kg) in G (792.0Hz)
Practice Mon (2nd)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information PN rotates: Hilton; Houghton; Fenstanton; Holywell
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-13 1348.0 E 25.75" 1968 Mears & Stainbank F N
2 3-3-9 1212.0 D 26.75" c1599† Edward Newcombe
3 5-0-27 1072.0 C 30.50" 1626† William Haulsey
4 5-2-23 1004.0 B 31.75" 1626 William Haulsey
5 6-1-20 898.0 A 34.13" 1626 William Haulsey R
6 8-0-16 792.0 G 37.75" 1626 William Haulsey R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 5,6 1967 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.3.A.h
1 1,2,3,4 1967 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.3.C.e