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Place Ipswich
S Mary at the Elms
Shown in County Lists as Ipswich, S Mary Elms
Grid Ref TM160445
Lat, Long 52.05707, 1.14998 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode IP1 2AY
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County Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 2668 See Felstead Peals
Bells 5 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 9cwt (~1010lb or ~460kg) in A (878.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; anticlockwise; ropes fall in sequence: 2,1,3,4,5
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/ipswich4.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild


Ipswich, Suffolk
S Mary at the Elms
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4¼cwt 1310.0 E 27.44" 1669 John Darbie Y N
2 5cwt 1191.0 D 29.25" 1669 John Darbie R N
3 5¼cwt 1100.0 C# 30.56" c1445† Joanna (or Johanna) Hille Y N
4 6¾cwt 975.0 B 33.25" 1613 Miles I Graye Y N
5 9cwt 878.0 A 36.00" 1669 John Darbie Y N
Source: Raven; CBC; Dove tenor wt; P Denton(RWMC)

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 26/02/2017