Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Yelden, Bedfordshire
Place Yelden
S Mary
Grid Ref TL011671
Lat, Long 52.29321, -0.51891Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode MK44 1AU
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Lieutenancy area Bedfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 4 U/R, tenor 6¾ cwt in B♭See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Bedfordshire Association
Ring of 4, tenor 6¾ cwt in B♭
TowerBase 5766View Felstead peals
Bells 4 U/REdit details
Tenor 6¾ cwt (~760 lb or ~340 kg) in B♭ (913.0Hz)
Additional information Unringable
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4cwt 1247.0 E♭ 27.50" 1717 Thomas & John Eayre Y 4
2 4-3-14 1174.5 D 28.13" 1885 John Taylor & Co Y N
3 6cwt 1055.5 C 32.13" 1617 Edward Newcombe Y 4
4 6¾cwt 913.0 B♭ 34.00" 1610 Hugh I Watts Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4 1885 Oak Local labour/guild/assn 6.A 4.3