Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Andrew, Wickham Skeith, Suffolk
Place Wickham Skeith
S Andrew
Grid Ref TM099692
Postcode IP23 8LZ
Lat, Long 52.28149, 1.07653Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Suffolk
Country England
Diocese St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 9-1-23 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.suffolkbells.org.uk/towers/wickhamskeith1.php
Affiliation Suffolk Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 9-1-23 in G
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 9-1-23 (1059 lb or 480 kg) in G (784.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Sat (1st, 2nd, 3rd) 10:00
Overhauled 2004 by Eayre & Smith
TowerBase 5486View Felstead peals
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1892 Oak Day 6.D 6.6