Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Thomas of Canterbury, Brightling, East Sussex
Place Brightling
S Thomas of Canterbury
Grid Ref TQ683210
Postcode TN32 5HH
Lat, Long 50.96386, 0.39594Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area East Sussex
Country England
Diocese Chichester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 12-1-9 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Sussex County Association
Ring of 8, tenor 12-1-9 in F♯
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 12-1-9 (1381 lb or 626 kg) in F♯ (761.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Thu
TowerBase 724View Felstead peals
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1926 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 8.3