Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Martin, Aldington, Kent
Place Aldington
S Martin
Grid Ref TR074361
Postcode TN25 7EG
Lat, Long 51.08746, 0.96131Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 13-3-11 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=3
Affiliation Kent County Association
Dove tower ID 17005
Ring of 6, tenor 13-3-11 in F
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 13-3-11 (1551 lb or 704 kg) in F (718.0 Hz)
Practice Wed (2nd, 4th: check)
Overhauled 1928 by Mears & Stainbank
Tuned 1928
TowerBase ID 61View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-3-3 1212.0 D 30.00" 1774 Pack & Chapman Y
2 5-2-23 1084.0 C 31.50" 1774 Pack & Chapman Y
3 7-0-27 958.0 B♭ 33.75" 1928 Mears & Stainbank F N
4 8-1-8 900.0 A 36.50" 1774 Pack & Chapman R
5 10-1-25 808.0 G 39.50" 1774 Pack & Chapman Y
6 13-3-11 718.0 F 42.75" 1928 Mears & Stainbank F N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1928 Teak Mears & Stainbank
Update log
04/06/2020 Tenor note & ring key not F# (nominal:F+48c) [Nigel Taylor(pNBR#13795) via e-mail]
04/06/2020 1-6: nominal added,note amended [Nigel Taylor via 00013795]
02/05/2020 3,6: turning added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]