Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Ashford, Kent
Place Ashford
S Mary V
Grid Ref TR010427
Lat, Long 51.14864, 0.87281Locate 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
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 10, tenor 21-2-22 in E♭See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=7
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 10, tenor 21-2-22 in E♭
TowerBase 171View Felstead peals
Bells 10Edit details
Tenor 21-2-22 (2430 lb or 1102 kg) in E♭
Practice Tue (with exceptions)
Additional information The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime
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 E♭ 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 B♭ 34.50" 1651 William Hatch R
7 9-1-17 A♭ 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 E♭ 51.06" 1796 Thomas I Mears R
c4b 6-2-12 D♭ 32.00" 1885 Gillett & Co R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 1965 Mears & Stainbank