Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
All Saints, Birchington, Kent
Place Birchington
All Saints
Grid Ref TR301690
Postcode CT7 9TB
Lat, Long 51.37359, 1.30609Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.37317, 1.30461
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 8-2-17 in ASee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=19
Affiliation Kent County Association
Updates 19/05/2019: SatNav destination added [David Sheeky via SatNav]
Ring of 8, tenor 8-2-17 in A
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 8-2-17 (969 lb or 440 kg) in A (879.0Hz)
Practice Tue
TowerBase 487View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-3-12 1763.0 A 22.60" 1956 Mears & Stainbank F N
2 3-0-18 1644.0 G♯ 23.75" 1956 Mears & Stainbank F N
3 3-1-9 1468.0 F♯ 25.00" 1956 Mears & Stainbank F N
4 4-0-10 1312.0 E 27.00" 1956 Mears & Stainbank F N
5 4-3-13 1170.0 D 29.00" 1956 Mears & Stainbank F N
6 5-0-18 1093.0 C♯ 30.00" 1956 Mears & Stainbank F N
7 6-2-18 990.0 B 33.00" 1956 Mears & Stainbank F N
8 8-2-17 879.0 A 36.00" 1956 Mears & Stainbank F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1955 Steel Mears & Stainbank