Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Great Bentley, Essex
Place Great Bentley
S Mary V
Grid Ref TM109216
Lat, Long 51.85352, 1.06093Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CO7 8QG
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Lieutenancy area Essex
Country England
Diocese Chelmsford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 7-0-27 in ASee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Essex Association
Ring of 8, tenor 7-0-27 in A
TowerBase 2094View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 7-0-27 (811 lb or 368 kg) in A (860.4Hz)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-0 1703.0 A 22.75" 1938 Alfred Bowell F N
2 3-0-5 1643.4 G♯ 23.25" 1938 Alfred Bowell F N
3 3-2-0 1434.0 F♯ 24.81" 1938 Alfred Bowell F N
4 3-2-14 1284.4 E 26.25" 1819 John Briant Y 4
5 3-3-23 1143.2 D 27.63" 1884 Mears & Stainbank Y 4
6 4-2-9 1078.4 C♯ 29.50" 1683 Miles III Graye Y X
7 6-1-11 956.6 B 33.00" 1703 Henry Pleasant Y X
8 7-0-27 860.4 A 35.06" 1732 Thomas Gardiner Y X
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1938 Oak Alfred Bowell 6.A 8.3