The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
When the bell is solemnly rung
Epitaph for Sir Thomas Bettys — two couplets
Subjects: epitaphs; Bettys, Thomas, sir
Norfolk, Colney Church, Tomb of Sir Thomas Bettys, A.D. 1481, no longer extant.
Qwan the belle ys solemplye rownge
Note: Rye (1923)
notes that it was ‘copied in London in
1526 at St Leonard’s, Foster Lane’.
Blomefield, Francis, and Charles Parkin.
An Essay towards a Topographical History of the County of
Fersfield, 1734-75; 2nd ed. London: W. Miller, 1805-10 (11
Pettigrew, Thomas Joseph.
Chronicles of the Tombs.
London: Bohn, 1857, and subsequent printings: 49.
Some Early English Inscriptions in Norfolk before 1600.
London: Jarrolds, : 34.