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Place Basildon, Basildon Bell Tower
S Martin of Tours
Grid Ref TQ702886
Lat, Long 51.57061, 0.45521 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode SS14 1DX
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.57114, 0.45504 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Essex
Country England
Diocese Chelmsford
Church Church of England
TowerBase 6087 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 11-2-24 (1312lb or 595kg) in G (785.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Wed
Additional information Detached tower
URL http://www.stmartinsbasildon.co.uk/
Affiliation Essex Association


Basildon Bell Tower Basildon, Essex
S Martin of Tours
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-25 1569.5 G 25.50" 1997 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 4-2-19 1480.5 F# 26.75" 1997 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 5-0-20 1320.5 E 29.00" 1803 Thomas I Mears R 8
4 5-1-14 1176.0 D 30.00" 1803 Thomas I Mears R 8
5 5-1-4 1046.0 C 30.75" c1440† Joanna (or Johanna) Hille Y 8
6 6-2-18 986.0 B 33.50" 1983 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
7 7-3-16 880.0 A 35.75" 1701 Henry Pleasant R 8
8 11-2-24 785.0 G 40.00" c1440† Joanna (or Johanna) Hille Y 8
Unused 4cwt 27.25" c1499† (unidentified) Y N
Source: JCB; D Sloman(WBF); CBC; P Denton

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 02/03/2019