Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter & S Paul, Swaffham, Norfolk
Place Swaffham
S Peter & S Paul
Grid Ref TF820089
Postcode PE37 7DU
Lat, Long 52.64813, 0.68982Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Norfolk
Country England
Diocese Norwich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 15-2-23 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Norwich Diocesan Association
Ring of 8, tenor 15-2-23 in E
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 15-2-23 (1759 lb or 798 kg) in E (655.5Hz)
Practice Fri (monthly: check)
Overhauled 1900 by John Taylor & Co
TowerBase 4870View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-25 1317.0 E 27.75" 1737 Thomas Newman R Y
2 4-2-9 1239.0 D♯ 28.75" 1737 Thomas Newman R Y
3 5-1-10 1097.5 C♯ 31.00" 1634 Miles I Graye R Y
4 5-3-25 984.0 B 32.63" 1634 Miles I Graye R Y
5 6-2-2 876.0 A 35.00" 1737 Thomas Newman R Y
6 8-3-5 822.5 G♯ 38.00" 1634 Miles I Graye R Y
7 12-0-10 740.5 F♯ 42.25" 1634 Miles I Graye R Y
8 15-2-23 655.5 E 46.50" 1634 Miles I Graye R Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1900 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.C.e 8.3