Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary & S Margaret, Sprowston, Norfolk
Place Sprowston
S Mary & S Margaret
Grid Ref TG249125
Postcode NR7 8AU
Lat, Long 52.66378, 1.32492Locate 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 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 8 cwt in ASee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Dove tower ID 11943
Ring of 3, tenor 8 cwt in A
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 8 cwt (~900 lb or ~410 kg) in A (900.0 Hz)
Additional information One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3
TowerBase ID 7642
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3¾ cwt 1152.0 C♯ 27.63" 1625 William Brend Y
2 5-3-14 1043.0 B♯ 33.25" 1844† John Taylor & Son Y
3 8 cwt 900.0 A 35.75" c1499† ? John Magges Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 c1845 Timber ? Joshua Hurry 3.1
Update log
27/03/2019 Indication of available toilet facility added [Roy Williams via e-mail]