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Place Rotherhithe
S Mary
Grid Ref TQ351798
Lat, Long 51.50136, -0.05416 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode SE16 4JX
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County Greater London
Country England
Diocese Southwark
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 4146 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1997 by Hayward Mills Associates
Tenor 10-2-5 (1181lb or 536kg) in Ab (856.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Practice Tue (2nd, 4th: check)
Also Simulator
Additional information CC recognised Ringing Centre; Tue (2,4) PN shared with Bermondsey (1,3,5) - but check
URL http://towers.surreybellringers.org.uk/pages/rotherhithe-st-mary-was
Affiliation Surrey Association
Updates 26/03/2019: PN sharing arrangement with Bermondsey added [Colin Friend (per TimJ) via e-mail]
18/03/2019: (Bermondsey available again) 2,4 Tue PN CHECK advised [Colin Friend via e-mail]


Rotherhithe, Greater London
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-20 1704.0 Ab 24.88" 1996 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
2 4-2-24 1612.0 G 26.00" 1996 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F
3 5-0-0 1436.0 F 28.00" 1748 Thomas Lester R
4 4-3-18 1280.0 Eb 28.50" 1748 Thomas Lester R
5 6-0-8 1143.0 Db 30.75" 1748 Thomas Lester R
6 7-1-15 1076.0 C 33.50" 1748 Thomas Lester R
7 7-3-6 959.0 Bb 35.00" 1748 Thomas Lester R
8 10-2-5 856.0 Ab 38.75" 1748 Thomas Lester R
Source: A Higson; JCB(tower website); TimJ

Contributed by: Andrew Higson
Last updated: 26/03/2019


Rotherhithe, Greater London
S Mary
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1997 Hayward Mills Associates
Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 17/03/2019