Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter & S Paul, Borden, Kent
Place Borden
S Peter & S Paul
Grid Ref TQ882629
Postcode ME9 8JR
Lat, Long 51.33476, 0.70073Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 22 cwt in E♭See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=22
Affiliation Kent County Association
Dove tower ID 15816
Ring of 8, tenor 22 cwt in E♭
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 22 cwt (~2460 lb or ~1120 kg) in E♭ (618.0 Hz)
Practice Wed
Overhauled 1886 by Samuel Snelling
TowerBase ID 592View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6 cwt 1272.5 E♭ 30.50" 1802† Thomas I Mears Y 4
2 6½ cwt 1206.0 D 31.50" 1802† Thomas I Mears Y 4
3 7½ cwt 1067.5 C 33.50" 1802† Thomas I Mears Y 4
4 8¾ cwt 944.5 B♭ 36.50" 1802† Thomas I Mears Y 4
5 10½ cwt 826.5 A♭ 39.00" 1802† Thomas I Mears Y 4
6 12 cwt 790.0 G 41.00" 1802† Thomas I Mears Y N
7 15 cwt 695.5 F 45.50" 1802† Thomas I Mears Y N
8 22 cwt 618.0 E♭ 51.00" 1802† Thomas I Mears Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1802 Oak Locally manufactured
Update log
Last updated: 19/02/2017