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Place Wickham Skeith
S Andrew
Grid Ref TM099692
Lat, Long 52.28149, 1.07653 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode IP23 8LZ
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County Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 5486 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2004 by Eayre & Smith
Tenor 9-1-23 (1059lb or 480kg) in G (784.5Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Sat (1st, 2nd, 3rd) 10:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/wickhamskeith1.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild


Wickham Skeith, Suffolk
S Andrew
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-27 1309.5 E 25.75" 1780 Thomas Osborn Y
2 3-2-12 1171.5 D 26.50" 1780 Thomas Osborn Y
3 5-0-14 1058.0 C 30.38" 1615† J Driver & J Edbury Y Y
4 5-1-27 981.5 B 31.63" 1669 John Darbie Y Y
5 6-3-13 879.5 A 34.63" 1797 Thomas Osborn Y Y
6 9-1-23 784.5 G 39.00" 1627 John Draper Y Y
Source: SGR website; Sharpe Tr grant appn; CBC; RW2004/841; P Denton

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 03/09/2017