Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nicholas, Wilden, Bedfordshire
Place Wilden
S Nicholas
Grid Ref TL094552
Postcode MK44 2PB
Lat, Long 52.18445, -0.40127Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Bedfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 5, tenor 11½ cwt in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Bedfordshire Association
Ring of 5, tenor 11½ cwt in F♯
Bells 5Edit details
Tenor 11½ cwt (~1290 lb or ~580 kg) in F♯ (752.0Hz)
TowerBase 5508View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5cwt 1142.5 C♯ 30.38" 1649 Thomas Norris R 4
2 6-1-17 1036.0 B 31.63" 1922 Alfred Bowell F N
3 6¾cwt 942.0 A♯ 33.25" c1610 Hugh I Watts R 4
4 8-1-4 863.0 G♯ 35.50" 1922 Alfred Bowell F N
5 11½cwt 752.0 F♯ 40.25" 1637 Hugh II Watts R 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 1650 Oak unidentified 6.A 5.9