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Place Laxfield
All Saints
Grid Ref TM296724
Lat, Long 52.30206, 1.36616 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode IP13 8DL
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County Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 2906 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1922 by Alfred Bowell
Tenor 15-1-9 (1717lb or 779kg) in E (671.5Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Additional information Anti-clockwise; no visiting bands at present; only limited ringing allowed
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/laxfield1.html
Affiliation Suffolk Guild


Laxfield, Suffolk
All Saints
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5cwt 1114.0 C# 30.06" 1760 Lester & Pack R 4
2 5½cwt 1019.0 B 30.63" 1873 John Warner & Sons R 4
3 8cwt 887.0 A 35.63" c1490† Bury St Edmunds foundry R 8
4 9½cwt 834.0 G# 37.94" 1873 John Warner & Sons R 4
5 14cwt 742.0 F# 41.25" c1599† 'Burlingham type' R 8
6 15-1-9 671.5 E 45.00" 1922 Alfred Bowell F N
Source: Raven; CBC; G Dawson; Bowell CD; D Kelly(A Nicholson;RWMC);
JCB(Bell appeal leaflet); P Denton

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 21/04/2017