Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter, Boughton Monchelsea, Kent
Place Boughton Monchelsea
S Peter
Grid Ref TQ771498
Lat, Long 51.22072, 0.53500Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode ME17 4BU
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 13-3-2 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=23
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 6, tenor 13-3-2 in F♯
TowerBase 604View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 1992 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1992
Tenor 13-3-2 (1542 lb or 699 kg) in F♯ (729.5Hz)
Practice Wed
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information One bell (or more) from ring unringable: 5th (cracked headstock); rung from chancel
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-1-16 1226.5 D♯ 30.00" 1880 John Warner & Sons R
2 5-2-19 1091.5 C♯ 31.00" 1880 John Warner & Sons R
3 5-3-15 978.5 B 32.00" 1592† Giles Reve Y
4 8-0-22 920.0 A♯ 35.31" 1693 James Bartlet Y
5 9-1-21 821.0 G♯ 38.75" 1614 Joseph Hatch Y
6 13-3-2 729.5 F♯ 43.00" 1727 John Waylett Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1860 [1880] Timber Mears [John Warner]