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Place Great Bardfield
S Mary V
Grid Ref TL677303
Lat, Long 51.94652, 0.43986 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode CM7 4RN
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County Essex
Country England
Diocese Chelmsford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 2088 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2016 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tenor 15cwt (~1680lb or ~760kg) in F# (733.0Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Practice Wed
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet
Affiliation Essex Association


Great Bardfield, Essex
S Mary V
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-12 1467.0 F# 26.00" 1928 John Taylor & Co F N
2 4-3-4 1386.0 E# 26.50" 1928 John Taylor & Co F N
3 5-0-2 1230.0 D# 28.25" 1889 John Taylor & Co Y N
4 5¼cwt 1112.5 C# 31.00" 1602† Miles I Graye Y 4
5 6¾cwt 990.5 B 33.00" 1847 Charles & George Mears Y 4
6 8-0-0 931.5 A# 34.00" 1889 John Taylor & Co F N
7 10-2-4 832.0 G# 38.50" 1889 John Taylor & Co F N
8 15cwt 733.0 F# 43.50" 1602† Miles I Graye R 4
Source: David Sloman data; A Higson; David Sloman

Contributed by: David Sloman
Last updated: 16/05/2014