Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Little Bentley, Essex
Place Little Bentley
S Mary
Grid Ref TM122249
Lat, Long 51.88258, 1.08256Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CO7 8SE
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Lieutenancy area Essex
Country England
Diocese Chelmsford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 5 U/R, tenor 15¼ cwt in FSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Essex Association
Ring of 5, tenor 15¼ cwt in F
TowerBase 3011View Felstead peals
Bells 5 U/REdit details
Tenor 15¼ cwt (~1710 lb or ~770 kg) in F
Additional information One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6cwt C 32.13" 1764 Lester & Pack Y N
2 7½cwt B♭ 35.13" 1599† Robert Mot Y N
3 10cwt A 38.25" 1599† Robert Mot Y N
4 11cwt G 39.00" 1599† Robert Mot Y N
5 15¼cwt F 44.38" 1626 Miles I Graye R N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 c1499† Oak unidentified NonStandard 5.3