Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary & S Michael, Mistley, Essex
Place Mistley
S Mary & S Michael
Grid Ref TM113317
Postcode CO11 1ER
Lat, Long 51.94440, 1.07405Locate 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 6 (full circle ring), tenor 10-3-2 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Essex Association
Dove tower ID 16748
Ring of 6, tenor 10-3-2 in F♯
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 10-3-2 (1206 lb or 547 kg) in F♯ (725.5 Hz)
Additional information Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant
Overhauled 1984 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1984
TowerBase ID 3418View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-12 1219.5 D♯ 28.00" 1897 Henry Bowell F 4
2 5-0-14 1084.0 C♯ 29.50" 1747 Thomas Gardiner R 4
3 5-2-20 964.0 B 32.00" 1897 Henry Bowell F 4
4 6-1-1 909.5 A♯ 33.50" 1897 Henry Bowell F 4
5 9-0-12 811.0 G♯ 38.00" 1897 Henry Bowell F 4
6 10-3-2 725.5 F♯ 41.75" 1897 Henry Bowell F 4
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1898 Oak Henry Bowell 6.A 6.4
Update log
08/10/2019 1-6: partials added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
10/05/2019 Tower date of Bowell bells > 1898: D Sloman confirms 1897 [TimJ(REMRKS243) via e-mail]
25/03/2019 Tenor note and ring key not F (nominal: F#-34c) [TimJ pNBR#13356 via pNBR]
25/03/2019 1-6: nominal added, note amended [Tim Jackson via 00013356]