Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Edmund K&M, Abbess Roding, Essex
Place Abbess Roding
S Edmund K&M
Grid Ref TL571114
Postcode CM5 0PA
Lat, Long 51.77958, 0.27690Locate 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 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 4 cwt in E♭See below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 13760
Ring of 3, tenor 4 cwt in E♭
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 4 cwt (~450 lb or ~200 kg) in E♭ (1248.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; no sliders
TowerBase ID 7481
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2½ cwt 1575.5 G 23.13" c1499† London ('Balcombe shield') Y N
2 2½ cwt 1373.0 F 24.25" c1350† (unidentified) Y N
3 4 cwt 1248.0 E♭ 26.25" 1665 John Hodson Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3
Timber unidentified 6.A/nonstd 3.1
Update log
Last updated: 22/07/2012