Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter & S Paul, Fenstanton, Cambridgeshire
Place Fenstanton
S Peter & S Paul
Grid Ref TL320687
Postcode PE28 9JS
Lat, Long 52.30101, -0.06544Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Cambridgeshire
Country England
Diocese Ely
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 10-2-2 in GSee below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.huntbell.co.uk/towers/fenstanton
Affiliation Ely Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 10411
Ring of 6, tenor 10-2-2 in G
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 10-2-2 (1178 lb or 534 kg) in G
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Mon (3rd)
Additional information PN rotates: Hilton; Houghton; Fenstanton; Holywell
Tuned 1981
TowerBase ID 1883View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-10 1324.0 E 26.75" 1981 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 4-2-6 D 28.88" 1636 Thomas Norris R
3 5-2-18 C 30.63" 1771 Joseph Eayre R
4 5-3-20 B 32.25" 1603 (unidentified) R
5 8-0-8 A 35.63" 1620 William Haulsey R
6 10-2-2 G 39.50" 1636 Thomas Norris R
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 2,3,4,5,6 1890 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.C.e 5.4
1A 1 1981 Steel Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.1.F.e 6.4
Update log
23/09/2020 Ring in G not F#. [Nigel Taylor via Email]
23/09/2020 1: nominal,turning added; all: note amended [Nigel Taylor via 00013998]
01/05/2020 fr1: date,layout amended; 1: frameid amended; fr1A: details added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
18/04/2020 1-6: frameid added; fr1: details added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]