Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Bartholomew, Orford, Suffolk
Place Orford
S Bartholomew
Grid Ref TM422499
Postcode IP12 2LW
Lat, Long 52.09515, 1.53469Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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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 10-2-27 in GSee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/orford1.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild
Dove tower ID 13331
Ring of 8, tenor 10-2-27 in G
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 10-2-27 (1203 lb or 546 kg) in G (784.0 Hz)
Overhauled 1998 by Eayre & Smith
TowerBase ID 3749View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-26 1567.0 G 24.60" 1998 Eijsbouts F N
2 3-2-22 1480.0 F♯ 25.20" 1998 Eijsbouts F N
3 4-0-3 1318.0 E 26.60" 1998 Eijsbouts F N
4 4-1-24 1175.0 D 28.00" 1998 Eijsbouts F N
5 6-1-10 1045.0 C 31.50" 1639 Miles II Graye Y Y
6 6-3-13 986.0 B 32.50" 1694 Henry Pleasant Y Y
7 7-2-8 877.0 A 35.25" 1679 John Darbie Y Y
8 10-2-27 784.0 G 39.50" 1679 John Darbie Y Y
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Clock 14-2-21 701.0 F 44.25" 1739 Thomas Gardiner Y Y
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 Clock 1915 Timber Day 6.D
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 of 8 1998 Steel & cast iron Eayre & Smith 8.2.A.b 8.3
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Last updated: 04/12/2013