Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Steeple Bumpstead, Essex
Place Steeple Bumpstead
S Mary
Grid Ref TL678410
Lat, Long 52.04245, 0.44662Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CB9 7DG
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Lieutenancy area Essex
Country England
Diocese Chelmsford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 14-2-2 in F♯See below
Frames 2See below
Affiliation Essex Association
Ring of 6, tenor 14-2-2 in F♯
TowerBase 4704View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 2000 by Hayward Mills Associates
Tenor 14-2-2 (1626lb or 738kg) in F♯ (720.0Hz)
Practice Thu
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-20 1212.0 D♯ 28.38" 2000 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F N
2 6-0-6 1078.0 C♯ 30.75" 1653 John Hodson Y 8
3 6-1-5 963.0 B 33.00" 1859 John Warner & Sons Y 8
4 10-2-11 907.0 A♯ 36.88" 2000 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F N
5 11-0-24 809.0 G♯ 39.88" 1760† Thomas Gardiner Y 4
6 14-2-2 720.0 F♯ 44.00" 1763 Lester & Pack Y 4
Clock 8-1-0 A 35.75" 1726 Thomas Gardiner Y N
Sanctus 15.13" 1721 Thomas Gardiner R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 Clock c1599† Timber unidentified 6.J
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 2000 Steel Hayward Mills Associates 6.1