Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Margaret, Bowers Gifford, Essex
Place Bowers Gifford
S Margaret
Grid Ref TQ755872
Postcode SS13 2EZ
Lat, Long 51.55679, 0.53137Locate 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 II* by Historic England
Rings 3 (full circle ring), tenor 9 cwt in B♭See below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 11961
Ring of 3, tenor 9 cwt in B♭
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 9 cwt (~1010 lb or ~460 kg) in B♭ (936.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
TowerBase ID 6947
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-1-18 1176.0 D 30.00" 1911 Mears & Stainbank Y
2 6½ cwt 1018.0 C 33.00" c1410† Robert Burford Y
3 9 cwt 936.0 B♭ 37.00" c1380† William Burford Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 Timber unidentified 3.
Update log
Last updated: 10/09/2017