Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary & S Eanswythe, Folkestone, Kent
Place Folkestone
S Mary & S Eanswythe
Grid Ref TR229358
Postcode CT20 1FH
Lat, Long 51.07870, 1.18160Locate 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 II* by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 25-1-5 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=77
Affiliation Kent County Association
Dove tower ID 17037
Ring of 8, tenor 25-1-5 in E
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 25-1-5 (2833 lb or 1285 kg) in E (643.0 Hz)
Practice Tue
Additional information Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz)
TowerBase ID 1919View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 <6-0-15 1268.0 E 29.75" 1879 John Taylor & Co R 8
2 <6-0-23 1192.0 D♯ 30.75" 1879 John Taylor & Co R 8
3 <7-1-21 1063.0 C♯ 32.25" 1879 John Taylor & Co R 8
4 <9-1-5 968.0 B 35.50" 1879 John Taylor & Co R 8
5 <11-1-2 860.0 A 38.75" 1879 John Taylor & Co R 8
6 <13-2-9 798.0 G♯ 40.75" 1879 John Taylor & Co R 8
7 17-1-3 713.0 F♯ 45.75" 1879 John Taylor & Co F 8
8 25-1-5 643.0 E 51.25" 1879 John Taylor & Co F 8
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1879 Timber John Taylor & Co 6.A 8.3
Update log
Last updated: 02/11/2015