Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Laurence, Ridgewell, Essex
Place Ridgewell
S Laurence
Grid Ref TL739409
Postcode CO9 4SA
Lat, Long 52.03924, 0.53523Locate 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 I by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 8-3-23 in A♭See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 2See below
Affiliation Essex Association
Dove tower ID 16172
Ring of 6, tenor 8-3-23 in A♭
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 8-3-23 (1003 lb or 455 kg) in A♭ (838.5 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Fri
Overhauled 2010 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 2010
TowerBase ID 4096View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-26 1401.0 F 26.50" 2010 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 4-3-19 1252.5 E♭ 28.50" 2010 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 5-2-20 1122.0 D♭ 30.75" 1600† Richard Bowler R 4
4 6-0-15 1048.0 C 31.50" 2010 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
5 7-0-9 936.5 B♭ 33.50" c1370† Robert Rider Y Y
6 8-3-23 838.5 A♭ 37.25" 1695 Charles Newman Y 4
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Clock 12 cwt 757.0 G♭ 41.00" c1350† P W Y Y
Unused 6½ cwt C♭ 32.75" 1601† Richard Bowler Y N
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 Clock c1399†
[c1699]
Oak
[Oak]
unidentified 5.R NonStd
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 of 6 2010 Steel & cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.3.A.h 6.1
Update log
Last updated: 09/02/2018