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Place Swaffham Prior
S Cyriac & S Julitta
Grid Ref TL568638
Lat, Long 52.25090, 0.29571 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode CB25 0JX
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County Cambridgeshire
Country England
Ownership Churches Conservation Trust
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 4872 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 10cwt (~1120lb or ~510kg) in G (784.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Additional information Ringing currently not permitted
URL http://ely.elyda.org.uk/towers/swaffham-prior-details
Affiliation Ely Diocesan Association
Updates 22/02/2019: No ringing at present: problems with tenor [J Garnett (Dist Sec - info from tower sec) via e-mail]


Swaffham Prior, Cambridgeshire
S Cyriac & S Julitta
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5cwt 1324.5 E 28.88" 1791 John Briant Y
2 5¼cwt 1185.5 D 30.13" 1791 John Briant Y
3 6cwt 1056.0 C 32.25" 1791 John Briant Y
4 6¾cwt 996.0 B 33.38" 1791 John Briant Y
5 7¾cwt 895.0 A 35.25" 1791 John Briant Y
6 10cwt 784.0 G 39.25" 1791 John Briant Y
Clock 2cwt 1860.0 Bb 21.00" 1798 John Briant
Source: C Pickford(Raven; Dodds; pers notes); A Marchant; TimJ(#289)

Contributed by: Chris Pickford
Last updated: 24/06/2020