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Place Ditton
S Peter ad Vincula
Grid Ref TQ709580
Lat, Long 51.29586, 0.45094 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode ME20 6PH
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.29559, 0.45062 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 7704
Bells 3 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 3cwt (~340lb or ~150kg) in D# (1283.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Rung from porch; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 5

Ditton, Kent
S Peter ad Vincula
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2cwt 1504.5 F# 23.00" 1897 John Warner & Sons Y
2 2½cwt 1349.0 E 25.00" 1656 William Hatch Y
3 3cwt 1283.0 D# 26.00" 1717 John Waylett Y
Priest's 2103.0 C 14.50" 1825 (unidentified)
Source: GAD, Stahlschmidt; D Sloman (G Pledger); KCA website; DrL; NWB

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 08/10/2016