Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Eastbourne, East Sussex
Place Eastbourne
S Mary
Shown in County Lists as Eastbourne, S Mary
Grid Ref TV598994
Lat, Long 50.77271, 0.26557Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode BN21 1PL
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 50.77313, 0.26689
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Lieutenancy area East Sussex
Country England
Diocese Chichester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 15-2-22 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.eastbourneringers.org.uk/
Affiliation Sussex County Association
Updates 10/03/2019: URL reinstated [TimJ via e-mail]
18/02/2019: URL removed: www.eastbourneringers.org.uk/ TimJ [(recurrence of a previous - 2015 - situation, same URL) via URLbad]
Ring of 8, tenor 15-2-22 in F
TowerBase 1677View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 15-2-22 (1758 lb or 797 kg) in F (696.0Hz)
Practice Tue
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5cwt 1416.0 F 28.63" 1818 Thomas II Mears R 4
2 5½cwt 1324.0 E 29.75" 1818 Thomas II Mears R 4
3 6cwt 1172.0 D 30.75" 1928 Mears & Stainbank F N
4 7-0-8 1050.0 C 32.88" 1987 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
5 8-1-15 933.0 B♭ 36.12" 1928 Mears & Stainbank F N
6 9-2-0 884.0 A 38.13" 1818 Thomas II Mears R 4
7 10-1-15 788.0 G 40.00" 1928 Mears & Stainbank F N
8 15-1-18 700.0 F 45.25" 1818 Thomas II Mears R 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1818 Oak unidentified