Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
All Saints, Great Horkesley, Essex
Place Great Horkesley
All Saints
Grid Ref TL971323
Postcode CO6 4BD
Lat, Long 51.95489, 0.86744Locate 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 I by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 12½ cwt in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Essex Association
Dove tower ID 11678
Ring of 6, tenor 12½ cwt in F♯
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 12½ cwt (~1400 lb or ~640 kg) in F♯ (725.5 Hz)
TowerBase ID 2131View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5 cwt 1212.0 D♯ 29.00" 1902 John Warner & Sons D N
2 5¼ cwt 1090.0 C♯ 30.00" 1793 Thomas I Mears Y N
3 6 cwt 962.5 B 32.25" 1679† Miles III Graye R 4
4 8 cwt 910.5 A♯ 36.00" c1499† Bury St Edmunds foundry R 4
5 10 cwt 816.0 G♯ 37.75" 1747† Thomas Gardiner R 4
6 12½ cwt 725.5 F♯ 42.00" c1599† Roger Reve R 4
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1902 Cast iron John Warner & Sons 8.3.A.e 6.1
Update log
08/10/2019 1-6: partials added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
21/08/2019 Tenor wt (overestimate) amended to Dove norm for diam [Nigel Taylor via pNBR]
21/08/2019 6: (app)wt amended [Nigel Taylor via 00013576]
25/03/2019 Tenor note and ring key not F (nominal: F#-34c) [TimJ pNBR#13357 via pNBR]
25/03/2019 1-6: nominal added,note amended [Tim Jackson via 00013357]