Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
All Saints, Birling, Kent
Place Birling
All Saints
Grid Ref TQ680605
Postcode ME19 5JG
Lat, Long 51.31965, 0.40962Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 6-3-16 in ASee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=20
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 8, tenor 6-3-16 in A
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 6-3-16 (772 lb or 350 kg) in A (885.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Wed
Tuned 1986
TowerBase 488View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-2-0 1768.0 A 1986 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 2-3-27 1659.0 G♯ 1986 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
3 3-1-27 1486.0 F♯ 24.38" 1759 Lester & Pack
4 3-1-22 1320.0 E 25.88" 1746 Thomas Lester
5 4-0-10 1173.0 D 27.75" 1746 Thomas Lester
6 4-1-12 1111.0 C♯ 1986 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
7 5-0-0 989.0 B 31.25" 1631 Joseph Hatch
8 6-3-16 885.0 A 34.00" 1631 Joseph Hatch
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1986 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd