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Place Horton Kirby
S Mary
Grid Ref TQ562685
Lat, Long 51.39459, 0.24396 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DA4 9BN
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County Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 6113 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1999 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tuned 1999
Tenor 6-1-2 (702lb or 318kg) in Bb (950.0Hz)
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Practice Thu (with exceptions)
Also Toilet
Affiliation Kent County Association


Horton Kirby, Kent
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-2-17 Bb 21.75" 2007 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 2-2-25 A 22.75" 2007 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
3 3-0-10 G 23.63" 2000 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
4 3-1-27 F 25.00" 1999 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
5 3-3-8 Eb 26.38" 1999 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
6 4-0-17 D 27.63" 1999 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
7 4-2-5 C 30.00" 1817 Thomas II Mears
8 6-1-2 950.0 Bb 32.75" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
Source: M Chester (DrL website); A Hughes(WBF); D Love

Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 01/06/2011