Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter, Kelsale, Suffolk
Place Kelsale
S Peter
Grid Ref TM387651
Postcode IP17 2PA
Lat, Long 52.23292, 1.49533Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 15 cwt in ESee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/kelsale1.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild
Ring of 8, tenor 15 cwt in E
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 15 cwt (~1680 lb or ~760 kg) in E (672.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
TowerBase 2705View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4¾cwt 1325.0 E 28.57" 1831 Thomas II Mears Y N
2 5¼cwt 1267.0 D♯ 29.19" 1831 Thomas II Mears Y N
3 5½cwt 1129.0 C♯ 29.00" 1681 John Darbie Y 4
4 6cwt 998.0 B 31.88" 1703† John Peele Y 4
5 7½cwt 905.0 A 33.88" 1830 Thomas II Mears Y N
6 8¼cwt 857.0 G♯ 36.38" 1703† Samuel Newton & John Peele Y N
7 11½cwt 759.0 F♯ 40.06" c1499† Brasyers of Norwich (generic) Y 4
8 15cwt 672.0 E 45.00" 1681 John Darbie Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1,2 1831 Oak unidentified 6.A
1 3,4,5,6,7,8 c1750 Oak unidentified 6.A NonStd