Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary Magd, Melchbourne, Bedfordshire
Place Melchbourne
S Mary Magd
Grid Ref TL028653
Lat, Long 52.27706, -0.49391Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode MK44 1BB
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Lieutenancy area Bedfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 4, tenor 12-1-2 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Bedfordshire Association
Ring of 4, tenor 12-1-2 in F♯
TowerBase 3336View Felstead peals
Bells 4Edit details
Overhauled 1975 by John Taylor & Co
Tenor 12-1-2 (1374 lb or 623 kg) in F♯ (762.0Hz)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 7-2-15 1017.0 B 33.75" 1764† Islip Edmunds Y 8
2 7-2-6 961.0 A♯ 34.50" 1712 Thomas Russell R 8
3 9-3-22 855.0 G♯ 39.00" 1626 William Haulsey R 8
4 12-1-2 762.0 F♯ 41.50" 1601 Hugh I Watts R 8
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4 1975 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 5.1