Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter & S Paul, Lavenham, Suffolk
Place Lavenham
S Peter & S Paul
Grid Ref TL912490
Postcode CO10 9SA
Lat, Long 52.10630, 0.79139Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.10595, 0.79391
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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 (full circle ring), tenor 21-0-7 in D♭See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/lavenham1.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild
Dove tower ID 10074
Ring of 8, tenor 21-0-7 in D♭
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 21-0-7 (2359 lb or 1070 kg) in D♭ (563.0 Hz)
Practice Fri
Overhauled 1965 by John Taylor & Co
TowerBase ID 2902View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-3-0 1127.0 D♭ 31.88" 1811 William Dobson R Y
2 6-1-3 1054.0 C 31.88" 1811 William Dobson R Y
3 6-2-2 935.0 B♭ 33.75" 1702 Henry Pleasant R Y
4 7-3-8 846.0 A♭ 36.25" 1603† Richard Bowler R Y
5 9-1-26 748.0 G♭ 39.00" 1703 Henry Pleasant R Y
6 12-1-27 700.0 F 42.63" 1603† Richard Bowler R Y
7 16-0-18 624.0 E♭ 47.25" 1846 Charles & George Mears R Y
8 21-0-7 563.0 D♭ 52.00" 1625† Miles I Graye Y Y
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Service 1-3-20 1600.0 G♯ 21.13" c1350† (unidentified) Y 4
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 of 8 1965 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h NonStd
Update log
Last updated: 21/04/2017