Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary BV, Eastry, Kent
Place Eastry
S Mary BV
Grid Ref TR310547
Postcode CT13 0HJ
Lat, Long 51.24539, 1.30975Locate 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, tenor 16-3-20 in E♭See below
Frames 2See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=65
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 8, tenor 16-3-20 in E♭
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 16-3-20 (1896 lb or 860 kg) in E♭ (626.0Hz)
Practice Mon 18:30
Overhauled 2007 by Matthew Higby
Tuned 2007
TowerBase 1694View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-1-4 1256.0 E♭ 28.70" 2007 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 5-1-17 1172.0 D 29.25" 2007 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
3 6-1-15 1047.0 C 31.50" 2007 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
4 7-0-5 937.0 B♭ 33.70" 1902 John Taylor & Co F
5 7-1-9 836.0 A♭ 36.19" 1609† John II Clarke R 4
6 9-1-1 781.0 G 37.38" 1975 John Taylor & Co F 4
7 13-1-24 700.0 F 43.75" 1734 Richard Phelps R 4
8 16-3-20 626.0 E♭ 47.50" 1740 Robert Catlin R
Clock 10½cwt 801.0 G 39.88" 1629† Henry Wilnar R
Demonstrn 0-2-14 2151.0 C 14.56" c1375† John Rufford Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,5,6,7,8 c1740 Timber Robert Catlin
1A 2,3,4,Clock 2007 Steel Matthew Higby