Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S George, Great Bromley, Essex
Place Great Bromley
S George
Grid Ref TM083263
Postcode CO7 7TY
Lat, Long 51.89627, 1.02677Locate 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 15-0-0 in FSee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Essex Association
Dove tower ID 11913
Ring of 6, tenor 15-0-0 in F
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 15-0-0 (1680 lb or 762 kg) in F (681.5 Hz)
TowerBase ID 2099View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-1 1158.0 D 29.50" 1879 Mears & Stainbank Y 8
2 5-2-18 1018.0 C 32.00" 1717 John Thornton Y 8
3 6-3-9 915.5 B♭ 33.50" 1743 Thomas Gardiner Y 4
4 7-3-16 867.0 A 36.50" 1806 Thomas Mears and Son R 8
5 10-2-0 767.5 G 40.00" 1860 George Mears R 4
6 15-0-0 681.5 F 44.00" (1930) Alfred Bowell F N
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Service 15 cwt 44.50" 1726 Thomas Gardiner R 4
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 of 6 1930 Steel & wrought iron Alfred Bowell mixed 6.1
Update log
08/10/2019 1-6: partials added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
03/07/2019 6: date amended [Tim Jackson via 00013494]
25/03/2019 Tenor note and ring key not E (nominal: F-43c) [TimJ pNBR#13354 via pNBR]
25/03/2019 1-6: nominal added,note amended [Tim Jackson via 00013354]
24/03/2019 Indication of available toilet facility added [TimJ (REMRKS242) via e-mail]