Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary at the Elms, Ipswich, Suffolk
Place Ipswich
S Mary at the Elms
Shown in County Lists as Ipswich, S Mary Elms
Grid Ref TM160445
Lat, Long 52.05707, 1.14998Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode IP1 2AY
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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 5 U/R, tenor 9 cwt in ASee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Suffolk Guild
Ring of 5, tenor 9 cwt in A
TowerBase 2668View Felstead peals
Bells 5 U/REdit details
Tenor 9 cwt (~1010 lb or ~460 kg) in A (878.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; anticlockwise; ropes fall in sequence: 2,1,3,4,5
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 c1599 Oak unidentified 5.H 5.8