Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Aldeby, Norfolk
Place Aldeby
S Mary
Grid Ref TM450933
Postcode NR34 0BJ
Lat, Long 52.48265, 1.60751Locate 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 8 cwt in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Norwich Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 15301
Ring of 5, tenor 8 cwt in G
Bells 5 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 8 cwt (~900 lb or ~410 kg) in G (803.5 Hz)
Additional information Not well in tune
TowerBase ID 52View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-7 1217.0 D 27.75" 1946 Mears & Stainbank
2 4 cwt 1092.5 C 27.75" 1633 William Brend
3 5¼ cwt 987.0 B 31.25" 1671 Edward Tooke
4 6½ cwt 887.0 A 33.50" 1671 Edward Tooke
5 8 cwt 803.5 G 37.50" 1633 William Brend
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 1913 Metal Day
Update log
15/11/2019 Tuning descripn modified; tenor note & ring key not G# [TimJ (#253 info N Bowden) via e-mail]
15/11/2019 1-5: nominal amended; 1,2,5: note amended [Tim Jackson via e-mail]