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Place Sibton
S Peter
Grid Ref TM367695
Lat, Long 52.27299, 1.46845 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode IP17 2NB
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Lieutenancy area Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 4405 See Felstead Peals
Bells 5 U/R | Supply Details
Tenor 11-0-23 (1255lb or 569kg) in G (799.5Hz)
Frames 2 (see below)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 8
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/sibton1.html
Affiliation Suffolk Guild


Sibton, Suffolk
S Peter
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-3 1186.0 D 27.88" 1848 Charles & George Mears Y N
2 5cwt 1103.0 *C♯ 29.25" 1675 John Darbie R 4
3 6¾cwt 1008.0 B 32.88" c1410† ? John Bird Y 4
4 8½cwt 892.0 A 36.00" c1499† Brasyers of Norwich (generic) Y 4
5 11-0-23 799.5 G 39.00" 1872 Mears & Stainbank Y N
Source: Raven; Dove tenor wt; CBC; SGR website; P Denton

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 03/07/2017


Sibton, Suffolk
S Peter
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 2,4,5 c1848 Oak unidentified ~6.D 3.1
2 1,3 c1848 Oak unidentified ~6.D
Contributed by: Philip Denton
Last updated: 03/07/2017