Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Hickling, Norfolk
Place Hickling
S Mary
Grid Ref TG414242
Postcode NR12 0BQ
Lat, Long 52.76194, 1.57768Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Norfolk
Country England
Diocese Norwich
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 5 (full circle ring), tenor 20½ cwt in E♭See below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Norwich Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 10842
Ring of 5, tenor 20½ cwt in E♭
Bells 5 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 20½ cwt (~2300 lb or ~1040 kg) in E♭ (645.0 Hz)
Practice Fri 13:30
Overhauled 1938 by Mears & Stainbank
TowerBase ID 2445View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 8 cwt 952.0 B♭ 35.00" 1890 John Warner & Sons D
2 9 cwt 848.0 A♭ 37.00" 1890 John Warner & Sons D
3 11½ cwt 797.5 G 39.50" c1450† Simon Severey ('Crostwight Group') R
4 16 cwt 717.0 F 44.00" 1616† William & Alice Brend R
5 20½ cwt 645.0 E♭ 48.88" c1400† Richard Baxter R
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 1890 John Warner & Sons
Update log
10/11/2020 1-5: nominal added [Chris Richmond recording via Nick Bowden]
27/05/2019 PN changed (from Tue); indication of toilet added [Jo Belsten (Tower Captain) via e-mail]