Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Laurence M, Godmersham, Kent
Place Godmersham
S Laurence M
Grid Ref TR062504
Lat, Long 51.21607, 0.95121Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CT4 7DS
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 12-0-13 in F♯See below
Frames 2See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=83
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 6, tenor 12-0-13 in F♯
TowerBase 2039View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 1987 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1987
Tenor 12-0-13 (1357 lb or 616 kg) in F♯ (740.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-9 1239.0 D♯ 27.63" 1998 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 4-1-20 1108.5 C♯ 30.00" 1687† Christopher Hodson Y
3 5-2-12 989.5 B 32.00" 1687† Christopher Hodson Y
4 6-3-27 933.0 A♯ 34.69" 1687† Christopher Hodson Y
5 9-0-10 833.5 G♯ 38.50" 1687† Christopher Hodson Y
6 12-0-13 740.5 F♯ 42.00" 1687† Christopher Hodson Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1,2 1987 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
1 3,4,5,6 1987 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd