Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, West Walton, Norfolk
Place West Walton
S Mary V
Grid Ref TF471133
Postcode PE14 7ET
Lat, Long 52.69759, 0.17576Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Norfolk
Country England
Ownership Churches Conservation Trust
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 5 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 11 cwt in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://wisbech.elyda.org.uk/towers/west-walton-details
Affiliation Ely Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 14079
Ring of 5, tenor 11 cwt in F♯
Bells 5 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 11 cwt (~1230 lb or ~560 kg) in F♯ (723.5 Hz)
Additional information Derelict; unringable; anticlockwise; detached tower
TowerBase ID 5372View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 31.31" 1693 Tobias III Norris Y N
2 32.25" 1693 Tobias III Norris Y N
3 36.50" 1620 John Draper Y N
4 809.5 G♯ 38.63" 1629 Thomas Norris Y N
5 11 cwt 723.5 F♯ 41.63" 1708 Henry Penn Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 c1624† Timber unidentified 5.H 4.2
Update log
07/12/2019 Tenor note added [TimJ (#256) via e-mail]
07/12/2019 4,5: nominal,note added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]