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Place Metfield
S John Bapt
Grid Ref TM294803
Lat, Long 52.37288, 1.36884 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode IP20 0LA
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County Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 5809 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 9-2-7 (1071lb or 486kg) in F# (763.0Hz)
Frames 3 Show Details
Additional information Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz)
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/metfield1.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild


Metfield, Suffolk
S John Bapt
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-17 1287.0 D# 27.38" 1998 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 4-2-12 1140.0 C# 29.00" 1998 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 5-2-4 1019.0 B 31.00" 1993 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
4 6-1-0 962.0 A# 32.38" 1647 John II Brend Y 8
5 7-3-12 853.0 G# 37.00" 1568† John I Brend Y 8
6 9-2-7 763.0 F# 38.88" c1482† Richard I Brasyer Y 8
Source: C Pickford; CBC; P Denton

Contributed by: Chris Pickford
Last updated: 09/01/2018