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Place Bexley
S Mary
Grid Ref TQ497734
Lat, Long 51.44009, 0.15354 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DA5 1JY
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.44122, 0.15098 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Greater London
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 452 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2003 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tuned 1938
Tenor 7-0-18 (802lb or 364kg) in A
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Thu
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=16
Affiliation Kent County Association
Updates 18/01/2019: Ringing and practising again (post suspected tower problems) [Simon Davies via e-mail]


Bexley, Greater London
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-7 A 23.00" 1938 Mears & Stainbank F
2 3-1-17 G# 23.88" 1938 Mears & Stainbank F
3 3-1-18 F# 25.75" 1763† Thomas Janaway
4 4-0-11 E 26.50" 2003 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
5 4-0-6 D 28.25" 1763† Thomas Janaway R
6 4-1-11 C# 29.25" 1763† Thomas Janaway
7 5-1-11 B 32.00" 1763† Thomas Janaway R
8 7-0-18 A 36.00" 1763† Thomas Janaway R
Source: Dickon Love webpage; D Sloman; CBC

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 01/06/2016