Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Finchingfield, Essex
Place Finchingfield
S John Bapt
Grid Ref TL686328
Postcode CM7 4NP
Lat, Long 51.96810, 0.45296Locate 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 (full circle ring), tenor 15-2-22 in E♭See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Essex Association
Dove tower ID 10918
Ring of 8, tenor 15-2-22 in E♭
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 15-2-22 (1758 lb or 797 kg) in E♭
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Overhauled 1980 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1980
TowerBase ID 1894View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-2-21 E♭ 29.50" 1781 Thomas Osborn R 4
2 5-1-21 D 30.50" 1781 Thomas Osborn R 4
3 6-1-0 C 32.00" 1781 Thomas Osborn R 4
4 7-0-0 B♭ 34.00" 1781 Thomas Osborn R 4
5 7-3-8 A♭ 36.00" 1781 Thomas Osborn R 4
6 8-1-4 G 38.00" 1781 Thomas Osborn R 4
7 12-2-20 F 41.50" 1952 Gillett & Johnston F N
8 15-2-22 E♭ 45.50" 1781 Thomas Osborn R 4
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Service 18.00" c1599† Bury St Edmunds foundry R
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 of 8 1980 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.3.A.h 8.3
Update log
Last updated: 09/11/2016