Dove Logo Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers

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Place Occold
S Michael
Grid Ref TM155708
Lat, Long 52.29356, 1.15967 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode IP23 7PD
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Lieutenancy area Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 3705 See Felstead Peals
Bells 5 U/R | Supply Details
Tenor 8cwt (~900lb or ~410kg) in A (875.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/occold1.html
Affiliation Suffolk Guild


Occold, Suffolk
S Michael
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4¼cwt 1305.0 E 27.25" 1653 John II Brend Y N
2 4½cwt 1179.0 D 28.25" 1653 John II Brend Y N
3 5½cwt 1079.0 C♯ 31.00" 1698 Charles Newman Y N
4 6¾cwt 994.0 B 33.00" 1824 William Dobson Y N
5 8cwt 875.0 A 36.75" 1653 John II Brend Y N
Source: Raven; Dove tenor wt; P Denton(RWMC)

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 15/05/2017


Occold, Suffolk
S Michael
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 c1699 Timber unidentified 5.A -5.7
Contributed by: Philip Denton
Last updated: 15/05/2017