Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Laurence, Diddington, Cambridgeshire
Place Diddington
S Laurence
Grid Ref TL190659
Postcode PE19 5XT
Lat, Long 52.27894, -0.25658Locate 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 (full circle ring), tenor 7 cwt in ASee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.huntbell.co.uk/towers/diddington
Dove tower ID 15961
Ring of 3, tenor 7 cwt in A
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 7 cwt (~780 lb or ~360 kg) in A (884.0 Hz)
Additional information Only limited ringing allowed; tuning: 1-3 of 4
TowerBase ID 6878
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1040.0 C 29.50" 1688 Richard III Chandler Y
2 978.0 B 32.00" 1865 Mears & Stainbank Y
3 7 cwt 884.0 A 35.50" 1748 Joseph Eayre Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 c1865 Timber unidentified 5.A 3.3
Update log
23/04/2020 Not actually u/r but only limited ringing is allowed [TimJ (#277 info G Burn) via e-mail]
12/04/2020 1-3: frameid added; fr1: details added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]