Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Belchamp Walter, Essex
Place Belchamp Walter
S Mary V
Grid Ref TL827406
Lat, Long 52.03453, 0.66250Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CO10 7AT
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Lieutenancy area Essex
Country England
Diocese Chelmsford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8 U/R, tenor 9¼ cwt in A♭See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Essex Association
Ring of 8, tenor 9¼ cwt in A♭
TowerBase 401View Felstead peals
Bells 8 U/REdit details
Tenor 9¼ cwt (~1040 lb or ~470 kg) in A♭ (822.5Hz)
Additional information Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1♯,2-8 of 8
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4¼cwt 1715.0 A 26.50" 1782 Thomas Osborn Y N
2 4¾cwt 1526.0 G 26.13" 1891 John Warner & Sons Y N
3 4½cwt 1369.0 F 26.25" 1774 Pack & Chapman Y N
4 4¾cwt 1199.5 E♭ 26.75" 1844 Charles & George Mears Y N
5 5½cwt 1099.5 D♭ 29.75" 1712† Thomas Gardiner Y N
6 6cwt 1037.5 C 31.00" 1780 Pack & Chapman Y N
7 6-1-17 930.5 B♭ 33.75" 1871 John Warner & Sons Y N
8 9¼cwt 822.5 A♭ 37.00" 1781 Thomas Osborn Y N
Clock 2¾cwt 23.75" c1730 (unidentified) Y N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Oak unidentified NonStandard NonStd