Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Andrew, West Dereham, Norfolk
Place West Dereham
S Andrew
Grid Ref TF667021
Lat, Long 52.59118, 0.45993Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode PE33 9RT
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Lieutenancy area Norfolk
Country England
Diocese Ely
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 5 U/R, tenor 7 cwtSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://wisbech.elyda.org.uk/towers/west-dereham-details
Affiliation Ely Diocesan Association
Ring of 5, tenor 7 cwt
TowerBase 5342View Felstead peals
Bells 5 U/REdit details
Tenor 7 cwt (~780 lb or ~360 kg)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information One bell (or more) from ring hung dead : tenor; Bells - One bell (or more) from ring unhung; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; round tower
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2½cwt 24.80" c1785 Thomas Osborn Y
2 3¼cwt 26.18" c1785 Thomas Osborn Y
3 3¾cwt 27.90" c1785 Thomas Osborn Y
4 4¾cwt 29.88" c1785 Thomas Osborn Y
5 7cwt 33.22" 1785 Thomas Osborn Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 5 c1552† Timber unidentified 5.P 3.1