Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Matthew, Ipswich, Suffolk
Place Ipswich
S Matthew
Shown in County Lists as Ipswich, S Matthew
Grid Ref TM158447
Lat, Long 52.05889, 1.14648Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode IP1 2AU
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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 6, tenor 10-0-10 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/ipswich7.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 10-0-10 in G
TowerBase 2671View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 1985 by John Taylor & Co
1933 by Alfred Bowell
Tuned 1985
Tenor 10-0-10 (1130 lb or 513 kg) in G (784.0Hz)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-8 1305.0 E 26.75" 1933 Alfred Bowell F 8
2 4-2-6 1175.0 D 28.75" 1772 Pack & Chapman R 8
3 5-1-6 1047.0 C 30.75" 1772 Pack & Chapman R 8
4 6-1-0 983.0 B 32.50" c1527† Thomas Church R 8
5 7-2-12 880.5 A 35.00" 1605† Miles I Graye R 8
6 10-0-10 784.0 G 39.25" 1772 Pack & Chapman R X
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1903 Oak Alfred Bowell 6.A 6.4