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Place Belchamp Walter
S Mary V
Grid Ref TL827406
Lat, Long 52.03453, 0.66250 (Locate 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
TowerBase 401 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 U/R | Supply Details
Tenor 9¼cwt (~1040lb or ~470kg) in A♭ (822.5Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Additional information Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1♯,2-8 of 8
Affiliation Essex Association


Belchamp Walter, Essex
S Mary V
Bells Hide Details
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
Source: D Sloman; M Walker(WofA); Deedes&Walters

Contributed by: David Sloman
Last updated: 07/01/2018


Belchamp Walter, Essex
S Mary V
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 Oak unidentified NonStandard NonStd
Contributed by: David Sloman
Last updated: 07/01/2018