Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Fairstead, Essex
Place Fairstead
S Mary
Grid Ref TL767166
Postcode CM3 2AT
Lat, Long 51.82086, 0.56351Locate 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 4 U/R, tenor 6¾ cwtSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Essex Association
Ring of 4, tenor 6¾ cwt
Bells 4 U/REdit details
Tenor 6¾ cwt (~760 lb or ~340 kg)
Additional information Unringable
TowerBase 1841View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4cwt 27.25" 1725 Thomas Gardiner Y N
2 5cwt 28.38" 1785 Thomas Osborn Y N
3 5½cwt 29.25" c1350† Peter de Weston Y 4
4 6¾cwt 33.50" 1601† Richard Bowler Y N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4 Oak unidentified 5.G var 4.1