Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Great Bardfield, Essex
Place Great Bardfield
S Mary V
Grid Ref TL677303
Lat, Long 51.94652, 0.43986Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CM7 4RN
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Lieutenancy area Essex
Country England
Diocese Chelmsford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 15 cwt in F♯See below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Essex Association
Ring of 8, tenor 15 cwt in F♯
TowerBase 2088View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 2016 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tenor 15 cwt (~1680 lb or ~760 kg) in F♯ (733.0Hz)
Practice Wed
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,5,6,7,8 1889 [1928] Composite [Composite] John Taylor & Co [John Taylor & Co] 7.A.a
1A 3,4 1928 Composite John Taylor & Co 7.A.b