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Place Great Waltham
S Mary & S Lawrence
Grid Ref TL695134
Lat, Long 51.79400, 0.45706 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode CM3 1AS
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County Essex
Country England
Diocese Chelmsford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 2170 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1936 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tenor 22-2-18 (2538lb or 1151kg) in Eb (618.0Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Also Toilet
Affiliation Essex Association


Great Waltham, Essex
S Mary & S Lawrence
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-0-3 1239.5 Eb 30.38" 1796 Thomas I Mears Y 4
2 6-1-18 1166.5 D 31.25" 1796 Thomas I Mears Y 4
3 7-1-15 1049.0 C 33.50" 1896 Mears & Stainbank Y 4
4 9-0-5 943.5 Bb 35.88" c1499† London ('Balcombe shield') Y Y
5 9-3-27 840.5 Ab 38.00" 1581† Robert Mot Y Y
6 12-3-18 793.5 G 41.00" c1350† ? Peter de Weston R Y
7 16-3-17 712.0 F 45.63" 1729 Thomas Gardiner Y 4
8 22-2-18 618.0 Eb 50.75" 1663 John Hodson Y 4
Clock 4-3-18 26.38" 1891 Mears & Stainbank Y N
Source: M Smith(Essex Assn Dist website, D&W); CBC; ADH; D Sloman;
JCB (ShTr appn); D Kelly

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 22/08/2016