Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Andrew, Witchford, Cambridgeshire
Place Witchford
S Andrew
Grid Ref TL503787
Postcode CB6 2HH
Lat, Long 52.38651, 0.20816Locate 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 II* by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 6 cwt in CSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://ely.elyda.org.uk/towers/witchford-details
Dove tower ID 12242
Ring of 3, tenor 6 cwt in C
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 6 cwt (~670 lb or ~300 kg) in C (1074.0 Hz)
Additional information Unringable; tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3
TowerBase ID 7395
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1201.5 D 26.50" 1671 Christopher Graye R
2 1139.0 D♭ 28.75" 1671 Christopher Graye Y
3 6 cwt 1074.0 C 32.25" 1671 Christopher Graye Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 1889 Oak G Peck 6.A 3.1
Update log
25/06/2020 1-3: frameid added; fr1: details added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
18/01/2020 Bells are unringable [TimJ (#260) via e-mail]