Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Ev, Langley, Essex
Place Langley
S John Ev
Grid Ref TL442352
Postcode CB11 4RZ
Lat, Long 51.99701, 0.09968Locate 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 4 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 6 cwt in B♭See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Essex Association
Dove tower ID 14795
Ring of 4, tenor 6 cwt in B♭
Bells 4 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 6 cwt (~670 lb or ~300 kg) in B♭ (951.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; ropes fall in sequence: 1,4,2,3; tuning: (approx) 1,2,4,5 of 5
TowerBase ID 2872View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2 cwt 1490.5 F 21.00" 1702 Richard Keene Y N
2 2-2-6 1292.5 E♭ 24.00" 1884 John Warner & Sons Y N
3 5 cwt 1091.5 C 29.50" 1702 Richard Keene Y N
4 6 cwt 951.0 B♭ 30.75" 1702 Richard Keene Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4 c1799 Oak unidentified 6.A 4.3
Update log
06/03/2020 3rd is cracked; bells are u/r [David Sloman via e-mail]
06/03/2020 3: cracked [David Sloman via e-mail]