Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Christopher, Willingale, Essex
Place Willingale
S Christopher
or Willingale Doe
Grid Ref TL596073
Lat, Long 51.74234, 0.31049Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CM5 0SJ
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Lieutenancy area Essex
Country England
Diocese Chelmsford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 7-3-9 in ASee below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Essex Association
Ring of 6, tenor 7-3-9 in A
TowerBase 5515View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 2012 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tuned 2012
Tenor 7-3-9 (877lb or 398kg) in A (885.5Hz)
Practices Wed & Fri
Also Simulator
Additional information ART Teaching Centre: Willingale Ringing Centre
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-6 1471.5 F♯ 25.00" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd D N
2 4-0-17 1325.5 E 26.50" 1902 John Warner & Sons D 4
3 3-3-2 1176.0 D 27.50" 1797 Thomas I Mears Y 4
4 4-3-18 1106.0 C♯ 29.38" 1867 Mears & Stainbank Y 4
5 6-3-15 994.0 B 33.38" 1631 Thomas Bartlet Y 4
6 7-3-9 885.5 A 35.50" 1610† William Carter Y 4
Service 4-3-14 1107.0 C♯ 29.38" 1634† John Clifton Y 4
Unused 4¼cwt 1121.0 C♯ 27.25" c1650 (unidentified) Y N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 Service c1853 Oak unidentified 5.A 4.2
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 2012 Oak Local labour/guild/assn NonStd