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Place Downham
S Margaret
Grid Ref TQ730952
Lat, Long 51.62949, 0.49816 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode CM11 1LG
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Lieutenancy area Essex
Country England
Diocese Chelmsford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
TowerBase 1549 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 | Supply Details
Tenor 7-3-0 (868lb or 394kg) in B♭ (920.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Practice Thu 20:00
Also Toilet
Affiliation Essex Association


Downham, Essex
S Margaret
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-26 1533.0 G 24.00" 1946 Gillett & Johnston F N
2 3-3-12 1380.0 F 25.75" 1946 Gillett & Johnston F N
3 4-0-19 1226.5 E♭ 27.25" 1946 Gillett & Johnston F N
4 4-2-19 1150.0 D 28.88" 1946 Gillett & Johnston F N
5 6-0-23 1035.0 C 31.50" 1946 Gillett & Johnston F N
6 7-3-0 920.0 B♭ 34.50" 1946 Gillett & Johnston F N
Source: M Smith; D Sloman; P Denton; TimJ (AAJB; REMRKS265)

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 15/02/2020


Downham, Essex
S Margaret
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1946 Steel Gillett & Johnston 8.1.B.a 6.1
Contributed by: David Sloman
Last updated: 15/02/2020