Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Margaret, Abbotsley, Cambridgeshire
Place Abbotsley
S Margaret
Grid Ref TL227565
Postcode PE19 6UJ
Lat, Long 52.19345, -0.20544Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Cambridgeshire
Country England
Ownership Churches Conservation Trust
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 5 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 10 cwt in G♯See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Ely Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 13660
Ring of 5, tenor 10 cwt in G♯
Bells 5 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 10 cwt (~1120 lb or ~510 kg) in G♯
Additional information One bell (or more) from ring hung dead : tenor; one bell (or more) from ring unhung; unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 2-6 of 8
TowerBase ID 8View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4½ cwt D♯ 27.50" 1748 Joseph Eayre
2 5 cwt C♯ 29.75" 1575† John Grene
3 6 cwt B 32.00" c1450† ? John Sturdy
4 8 cwt A 34.50" 1653 Miles III Graye
5 10 cwt G♯ 38.25" 1748 Joseph Eayre
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 5 c1599
Oak unidentified 5.D 4.3
Update log
08/05/2020 fr1: mod date added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]