Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Margaret, Wattisfield, Suffolk
Place Wattisfield
S Margaret
Grid Ref TM010741
Lat, Long 52.32895, 0.94863Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode IP22 1NS
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Lieutenancy area Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 5, tenor 9 cwt in G♯See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/wattisfield1.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild
Ring of 5, tenor 9 cwt in G♯
TowerBase 5284View Felstead peals
Bells 5Edit details
Tenor 9 cwt (~1010 lb or ~460 kg) in G♯ (832.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4¼cwt 1271.0 D♯ 27.00" 1685 John Darbie Y 4
2 4¾cwt 1132.0 C♯ 28.50" 1685 John Darbie Y 4
3 5¼cwt 1068.0 B♯ 29.75" 1685 John Darbie Y 4
4 6¾cwt 932.0 A♯ 32.94" 1584† W Land & T Draper Y 4
5 9cwt 832.0 G♯ 37.00" 1685 John Darbie Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 c1499 [c1890] Oak [Oak] unidentified [Day] ~5.A [6.D] 5.1