Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Gestingthorpe, Essex
Place Gestingthorpe
S Mary
Grid Ref TL812385
Postcode CO9 3BB
Lat, Long 52.01591, 0.63920Locate 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 6 (full circle ring), tenor 16 cwt in FSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Essex Association
Dove tower ID 16177
Ring of 6, tenor 16 cwt in F
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 16 cwt (~1790 lb or ~810 kg) in F (697.5 Hz)
Practice Thu (4th)
TowerBase ID 2009View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4½ cwt 1140.5 D 30.00" 1659† Miles III Graye Y 4
2 6 cwt 1031.0 C 33.00" 1658 Miles III Graye Y 4
3 6½ cwt 943.0 B♭ 34.50" 1658 Miles III Graye Y 4
4 8 cwt 867.5 A 37.50" 1658 Miles III Graye R 8
5 11½ cwt 775.0 G 40.00" 1901 John Warner & Sons F N
6 16 cwt 697.5 F 44.00" 1901 John Warner & Sons F N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1901 Timber Day 6.D 6.1
Update log
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