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Place Ashford
S Mary V
Grid Ref TR010427
Lat, Long 51.14864, 0.87281 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode TN23 1QG
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.14783, 0.87328 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 171 See Felstead Peals
Bells 10 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 21-2-22 (2430lb or 1102kg) in Eb
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Tue (with exceptions)
Additional information The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=7
Affiliation Kent County Association


Ashford, Kent
S Mary V
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-12 G 26.00" 1970 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 4-3-26 F 28.00" 1965 Mears & Stainbank F
3 5-0-17 Eb 29.25" 1762 Lester & Pack R
4 6-1-0 D 31.13" 1762 Lester & Pack R
5 6-0-0 C 31.75" 1620 Joseph Hatch R
6 7-2-2 Bb 34.50" 1651 William Hatch R
7 9-1-17 Ab 37.50" 1633 Joseph Hatch R
8 12-1-14 G 40.94" 1898 John Taylor & Co F
9 14-3-9 F 44.50" 1620 Joseph Hatch R
10 21-2-22 Eb 51.06" 1796 Thomas I Mears R
c4b 6-2-12 Db 32.00" 1885 Gillett & Co R
Source: Doug Davis(DrL website); Chris Cooper; Richard Offen

Contributed by: Doug Davis
Last updated: 16/09/2010