Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Preston, Suffolk
Place Preston
S Mary V
Grid Ref TL945502
Lat, Long 52.11650, 0.84071Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CO10 9NQ
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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 6, tenor 11 cwt in GSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/preston1.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 11 cwt in G
TowerBase 3980View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 11 cwt (~1230 lb or ~560 kg) in G (787.0Hz)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4¼cwt 1304.0 E 27.00" 1744 Thomas Gardiner Y 4
2 5cwt 1152.0 D 28.75" 1744 Thomas Gardiner Y 4
3 5½cwt 1055.0 C 31.00" 1744 Thomas Gardiner Y 4
4 7cwt 950.0 B 32.69" 1640 Miles I Graye Y 8
5 8cwt 855.0 A 34.07" 1702 Henry Pleasant Y 4
6 11cwt 787.0 G 39.82" 1704 Henry Pleasant Y 8
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 c1868 [1932] Oak unidentified [Alfred Bowell] 6.A 6.14