Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Bow, Greater London
Place Bow
S Mary
Grid Ref TQ376829
Postcode E3 2TD
Lat, Long 51.52874, -0.01691Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Greater London
Country England
Diocese London
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 13-3-23 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Middlesex County Association and London Diocesan Guild
Ring of 8, tenor 13-3-23 in F♯
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 13-3-23 (1563 lb or 709 kg) in F♯ (721.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Wed
Additional information Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz)
Overhauled 1952 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1952
TowerBase 615View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-15 1447.0 F♯ 1952 Mears & Stainbank F
2 4-1-17 1354.5 E♯ 1952 Mears & Stainbank F
3 4-3-6 1205.0 D♯ 1952 Mears & Stainbank F
4 5-2-22 1085.5 C♯ 1952 Mears & Stainbank F
5 6-2-16 967.5 B 1952 Mears & Stainbank F
6 7-3-1 904.5 A♯ 1952 Mears & Stainbank F
7 9-2-17 814.5 G♯ 1952 Mears & Stainbank F
8 13-3-23 721.0 F♯ 43.00" 1952 Mears & Stainbank F
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1952 Teak Mears & Stainbank