Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Leonard, Southminster, Essex
Place Southminster
S Leonard
Grid Ref TQ958997
Postcode CM0 7EP
Lat, Long 51.66195, 0.83005Locate 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 11-2-2 in F♯See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Essex Association
Dove tower ID 15640
Ring of 8, tenor 11-2-2 in F♯
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 11-2-2 (1290 lb or 585 kg) in F♯ (756.0 Hz)
TowerBase ID 4509View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-16 1513.0 F♯ 24.50" 1966 John Taylor & Co F N
2 3-2-21 1428.0 E♯ 25.50" 1966 John Taylor & Co F N
3 4-0-27 1273.0 D♯ 27.00" 1966 John Taylor & Co F N
4 4-1-13 1135.0 C♯ 28.38" c1400† (unidentified) Y 8
5 5-2-15 1011.0 B 31.88" 1914 Mears & Stainbank R 4
6 6-2-14 952.0 A♯ 33.63" 1749 Thomas Lester R 8
7 7-0-7 850.0 G♯ 35.63" 1684 James Bartlet R 8
8 11-2-2 756.0 F♯ 40.88" 1749 Thomas Lester R Y
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Clock 1¼ cwt A 17.00" 1684 James Bartlet Y N
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,5,6,7,8 of 8 1914 Oak Mears & Stainbank 6.A 6.1
1A 3,4 of 8 1966 Steel & cast iron John Taylor & Co
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Last updated: 21/03/2018