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Place Great Burstead
S Mary Magd
Grid Ref TQ680922
Lat, Long 51.60391, 0.42527 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode CM11 2TR
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Lieutenancy area Essex
Country England
Diocese Chelmsford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 2101 See Felstead Peals
Bells 5 U/R | Supply Details
Tenor 9cwt (~1010lb or ~460kg) in A
Frames 1 (see below)
Additional information One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise
Affiliation Essex Association

Great Burstead, Essex
S Mary Magd
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4¼cwt 1305.5 E 26.75" 1724 Thomas Gardiner Y N
2 5¼cwt 1224.0 D 29.25" 1814 Thomas II Mears Y N
3 6½cwt 1133.0 C♯ 32.00" (unidentified) Y N
4 7½cwt 1107.0 B 34.00" c1485† London ('Balcombe shield') Y 4
5 9cwt A 36.38" 1731 Thomas Gardiner Y N
Source: David Sloman

Contributed by: David Sloman
Last updated: 30/11/2015

Great Burstead, Essex
S Mary Magd
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 c1650† Oak unidentified NonStandard NonStd
Contributed by: David Sloman
Last updated: 30/11/2015