Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nicolas, Witham, Essex
Place Witham
S Nicolas
Grid Ref TL817153
Lat, Long 51.80751, 0.63436Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CM8 2JS
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Lieutenancy area Essex
Country England
Diocese Chelmsford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 15-3-12 in ESee below
Frames 2See below
Affiliation Essex Association
Ring of 8, tenor 15-3-12 in E
TowerBase 5585View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1976 by John Taylor & Co
Tenor 15-3-12 (1776 lb or 806 kg) in E (661.0Hz)
Practice Wed
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-1 1320.0 E 27.00" 1932 John Taylor & Co F 4
2 4-3-19 1246.0 D♯ 28.00" 1932 John Taylor & Co F 4
3 4-3-22 1111.0 C♯ 30.00" 1877 John Warner & Sons R 4
4 6-1-23 990.0 B 33.13" 1877 John Warner & Sons R 4
5 7-1-27 881.0 A 35.00" 1601† Richard Bowler & Richard Holdfield R Y
6 10-1-27 831.5 G♯ 38.50" 1601† Richard Bowler & Richard Holdfield R Y
7 10-3-8 740.5 F♯ 40.88" 1627 Miles I Graye R Y
8 15-3-12 661.0 E 46.75" 1743 Thomas Gardiner R Y
Service 1-1-4 F♯ 17.75" 1961 Mears & Stainbank F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 3,4,6,7,Service 1976 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.D.a
1 1,2,5,8 1976 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.D.a