Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Edmund, Costessey, Norfolk
Place Costessey
S Edmund
Grid Ref TG177124
Postcode NR8 5DG
Lat, Long 52.66606, 1.21806Locate 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 I by Historic England
Rings 5 (full circle ring), tenor 10-3-14 in A♭See below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Norwich Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 10996
Ring of 5, tenor 10-3-14 in A♭
Bells 5 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 10-3-14 (1218 lb or 552 kg) in A♭ (817.5 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Overhauled 2019 by John Taylor & Co
TowerBase ID 1327View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-7 1209.5 E♭ 28.90" 1656 John II Brend Y N
2 5-0-18 1082.0 D♭ 30.10" 1656 John II Brend Y 4
3 6-1-21 1003.0 C 32.70" c1525† John Aleyn Y N
4 7-1-4 910.5 B♭ 34.50" 1657 John II Brend Y N
5 10-3-14 817.5 A♭ 39.00" 1656 John II Brend Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 1905† Cast iron S G Soame 8.3.B.b 5.1
Update log
24/01/2020 Tenor wt amended (was 10-3-10) [TimJ (#261 info P Mason JTco) via e-mail]
24/01/2020 1-5: wt amended; 1-3: diam amended [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
23/08/2019 Restoration work completed: bells fully ringable [Stephen Day via e-mail]