Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nicholas, Castle Hedingham, Essex
Place Castle Hedingham
S Nicholas
Grid Ref TL784356
Postcode CO9 3ER
Lat, Long 51.99020, 0.59760Locate 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 11-1-21 in G♯See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 2See below
Affiliation Essex Association
Dove tower ID 11865
Ring of 6, tenor 11-1-21 in G♯
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 11-1-21 (1281 lb or 581 kg) in G♯ (838.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice PN: check with contact
Additional information Anticlockwise
TowerBase ID 972View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-3 1411.5 E♯ 25.38" 1914 John Taylor & Co F N
2 4-3-26 1264.5 D♯ 28.13" 1897 John Taylor & Co F N
3 5-3-20 1122.5 C♯ 30.63" 1897 John Taylor & Co F N
4 6-0-25 1051.0 B♯ 31.63" 1897 John Taylor & Co F N
5 8-0-21 944.0 A♯ 35.00" 1897 John Taylor & Co F N
6 11-1-21 838.0 G♯ 39.38" c1430† Richard Hille R 4
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Clock 2 cwt 1490.5 F♯ 21.75" 1697 Henry Pleasant Y 4
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 2,3,4,5,6 of 6 c1499† Oak unidentified 5.A/5.R
1A 1 of 6 1914 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h
Update log
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