Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Dedham, Essex
Place Dedham
S Mary V
Grid Ref TM057331
Postcode CO7 6DE
Lat, Long 51.95863, 0.99248Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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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 19 cwt in ESee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Essex Association
Ring of 8, tenor 19 cwt in E
Bells 8 U/REdit details
Tenor 19 cwt (~2130 lb or ~970 kg) in E (650.0Hz)
Additional information One bell (or more) from ring hung dead : 6th; unringable; tower unsafe
TowerBase 1469View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4½cwt 1295.0 E 28.25" 1754 Thomas Gardiner Y N
2 5cwt 1225.0 D♯ 29.50" 1754 Thomas Gardiner Y N
3 5¾cwt 1075.0 C♯ 31.25" 1754 Thomas Gardiner Y N
4 7¼cwt 975.0 B 34.00" 1754 Thomas Gardiner Y N
5 8cwt 887.0 A 37.88" 1754 Thomas Gardiner Y N
6 11¼cwt 809.0 G♯ 39.75" c1410† Robert Burford R 8
7 16cwt 725.0 F♯ 44.94" 1675† John Darbie R N
8 19cwt 650.0 E 48.50" 1717 John Thornton Y N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1754 Oak unidentified 6.A var NonStd