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Place Gillingham
S Mary Magd
Grid Ref TQ783688
Lat, Long 51.39039, 0.56207
Postcode ME7 1SX
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 2013 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8
Tenor 11-1-18 (1278lb or 580kg) in F♯ (730.5Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Practice Tue
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=82
Affiliation Kent County Association


Gillingham, Kent
S Mary Magd
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-0 1471.0 F♯ 25.75" 1912 Alfred Bowell F
2 4-2-4 1399.0 E♯ 26.75" 1912 Alfred Bowell F
3 5-2-12 1237.0 D♯ 29.50" 1737 Richard Phelps R
4 5-2-0 1115.0 C♯ 30.25" 1700 Philip Wightman R
5 6-0-7 990.0 B 32.75" 1700 Philip Wightman R
6 7-2-0 917.0 A♯ 34.00" 1700 Philip Wightman R
7 8-3-9 813.0 G♯ 36.63" 1912 Alfred Bowell F
8 11-1-18 730.5 F♯ 41.75" 1892 Mears & Stainbank R
Source: M Chester(DrL website); D Sloman; JCB

Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 21/11/2016


Gillingham, Kent
S Mary Magd
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1912 Metal Alfred Bowell 8.1.C 8.1
Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 09/05/2012

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