ID AA010021 Audio from Mersea Museum Audio Visual
|Title||Talk on West Mersea Church by T B Millatt Part 2|
|Abstract||[07m] 16th Century iron-bound solid oak chest at the back of the church. It has 3 locks and 3 separate keys would be necessary - the vicar and two churchwardens needed to open it. It would have held not just church registers, church plate and parish papers, but would be safe-keeping for important papers from parishioners.
[12m] Five bells from 18th century, but there are mentions of earlier bells. Currently  the treble has a hole in it and cannot be used.|
|Duration||17 minutes |
|File name||West Mersea Church by Tom Millatt 30th June 1985 - Part2.mp3|
|Recorded||30 June 1985|
|AudioFile||MMAV001/MerseaM001/Audio/West Mersea Church by Tom Millatt 30th June 1985 - Part2.mp3|
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