Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Great Chart, Kent
Place Great Chart
S Mary
Grid Ref TQ979419
Postcode TN23 3AY
Lat, Long 51.14228, 0.82845Locate 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 I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 13-0-16 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=88
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 8, tenor 13-0-16 in F
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 13-0-16 (1472 lb or 668 kg) in F (707.0Hz)
Practice Mon (1st, 3rd)
Additional information PN shared: Gt Chart(1,3); Kennington(2,4)
Overhauled 1959 by Mears & Stainbank
Tuned 1959
TowerBase 2105View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-4 1426.0 F 26.75" 1987 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 4-3-13 1345.5 E 27.75" 1987 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
3 5-2-1 1190.5 D 30.25" 1876 John Taylor & Co
4 5-3-7 1071.5 C 32.25" 1875 John Taylor & Co
5 8-0-4 950.5 B♭ 35.13" 1875 John Taylor & Co
6 8-0-18 894.0 A 35.75" 1875 John Taylor & Co
7 10-3-9 798.0 G 40.00" 1761 Lester & Pack
8 13-0-16 707.0 F 43.13" 1805 Thomas Mears and Son
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1959 Mears & Stainbank 8.