Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael, Kirby le Soken, Essex
Place Kirby le Soken
S Michael
Grid Ref TM219220
Postcode CO13 0EF
Lat, Long 51.85277, 1.22131Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Essex
Country England
Diocese Chelmsford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 9-3-1 in A♭See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Essex Association
Dove tower ID 16560
Ring of 8, tenor 9-3-1 in A♭
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 9-3-1 (1093 lb or 496 kg) in A♭
Additional information Ringing temporarily suspended
Overhauled 1955 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1955
TowerBase ID 2811View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-4 A♭ 23.50" 1955 Mears & Stainbank F N
2 3-2-15 G 24.50" 1955 Mears & Stainbank F N
3 3-2-20 F 26.00" 1955 Mears & Stainbank F N
4 4-1-14 E♭ 27.50" 1955 Mears & Stainbank F N
5 5-0-15 D♭ 30.00" 1955 Mears & Stainbank F N
6 5-3-10 C 32.25" 1641 Miles I Graye R 4
7 7-0-7 B♭ 34.00" 1955 Mears & Stainbank F N
8 9-3-1 A♭ 37.00" 1955 Mears & Stainbank F N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1923 Steel Alfred Bowell 8.1.C.a 8.3
Update log
Last updated: 03/10/2017