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Place Colchester
S Leonard at the Hythe
Shown in County Lists as Colchester, S Leonard
Grid Ref TM012247
Lat, Long 51.88465, 0.92298 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode CO1 2NS
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County Essex
Country England
Ownership Churches Conservation Trust
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 1242 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 15-0-0 (1680lb or 762kg) in E
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Fri (3rd)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Affiliation Essex Association


Colchester, Essex
S Leonard at the Hythe
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-7 C# 28.75" 1927 Alfred Bowell F N
2 5-3-24 B 31.13" 1755 Thomas Gardiner Y 4
3 9-3-7 A 36.63" c1440† William Chamberlain Y 4
4 11-0-7 G# 38.75" c1470† John Kebyll Y 4
5 12-1-7 F# 41.38" 1719† John Thornton Y 4
6 15-0-0 E 43.88" 1926 Alfred Bowell F N
Source: David Sloman

Contributed by: David Sloman
Last updated: 02/09/2016