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Place Goudhurst
S Mary V
Grid Ref TQ723378
Lat, Long 51.11360, 0.46128 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode TN17 1AJ
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County Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 2064 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1972 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tuned 1934
Tenor 23½cwt (~2630lb or ~1190kg) in D (593.0Hz)
Also Toilet
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=85
Affiliation Kent County Association
Updates 06/06/2019: Indication of available toilet facility added [Stella Bianco via e-mail]


Goudhurst, Kent
S Mary V
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5¾cwt 1199.0 D 30.50" 1775 Pack & Chapman R
2 6cwt 1124.0 C# 32.00" 1834 Thomas II Mears R
3 6½cwt 993.0 B 33.00" 1776 Pack & Chapman R
4 8cwt 896.0 A 37.00" 1805 Thomas Mears and Son R
5 9¾cwt 791.5 G 39.50" 1707 Richard Phelps R
6 11¾cwt 740.5 F# 42.00" 1707 Richard Phelps R
7 16cwt 665.5 E 46.75" 1707 Richard Phelps R
8 23½cwt 593.0 D 52.50" 1834 Thomas II Mears R
Source: M Smith; Dove tenor wt; N Bowden; D Sloman; GAD

Contributed by: Martin Smith
Last updated: 25/11/2016