Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Martin, Cheriton, Folkestone, Kent
Place Folkestone, Cheriton
S Martin
or Cheriton
Shown in County Lists as Folkestone, Cheriton
Grid Ref TR189364
Lat, Long 51.08580, 1.12459Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CT20 3JA
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 6-2-8 in A♭See below
Frames 2See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=42
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 8, tenor 6-2-8 in A♭
TowerBase 1064View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 2011 by John Taylor & Co
Tuned 2011
Tenor 6-2-8 (736 lb or 334 kg) in A♭ (854.0Hz)
Practice Wed
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-2-20 1713.0 A♭ 23.00" 1923 Mears & Stainbank D 4
2 3-0-12 1616.0 G 23.50" 1923 Mears & Stainbank D 4
3 3-0-21 1435.0 F 24.63" 1881 Mears & Stainbank R 4
4 3-2-5 1275.0 E♭ 26.38" 1881 Mears & Stainbank R 4
5 4-0-25 1141.0 D♭ 28.38" 1881 Mears & Stainbank R 4
6 4-2-7 1077.0 C 29.50" 1881 Mears & Stainbank R 4
7 5-0-13 958.0 B♭ 31.38" 1881 Mears & Stainbank R 4
8 6-2-8 854.0 A♭ 34.38" 1881 Mears & Stainbank R 4
Clock ½cwt B 13.00" 1869 John Warner & Sons Y N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1,4,Clock 1923 Steel Mears & Stainbank
1 2,3,5,6,7,8 1881 Oak & cast iron Mears & Stainbank 8.3.A.e 6.1