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Place Brightling
S Thomas of Canterbury
Grid Ref TQ683210
Lat, Long 50.96386, 0.39594 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode TN32 5HH
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County East Sussex
Country England
Diocese Chichester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 724 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 12-1-9 (1381lb or 626kg) in F# (761.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Thu
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Affiliation Sussex County Association


Brightling, East Sussex
S Thomas of Canterbury
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-22 1522.0 F# 27.63" 1818 Thomas II Mears Y 4
2 5-1-8 1429.0 E# 28.13" 1818 Thomas II Mears Y 4
3 5-1-21 1280.5 D# 29.63" 1815 Thomas II Mears Y 4
4 5-3-23 1140.5 C# 31.50" 1815 Thomas II Mears Y 4
5 6-2-9 1015.0 B 33.38" 1815 Thomas II Mears Y 4
6 7-1-2 960.5 A# 34.63" 1815 Thomas II Mears Y 4
7 9-1-0 854.0 G# 38.00" 1815 Thomas II Mears Y 4
8 12-1-9 761.0 F# 41.88" 1815 Thomas II Mears Y 4
Source: Chich Dio spsht; B Hibbert; C Pickford; ADH

Contributed by: Geoff Rix
Last updated: 25/01/2011