Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Horton Kirby, Kent
Place Horton Kirby
S Mary
Grid Ref TQ562685
Postcode DA4 9BN
Lat, Long 51.39459, 0.24396Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 6-1-2 in B♭See below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Kent County Association
Dove tower ID 15371
Ring of 8, tenor 6-1-2 in B♭
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 6-1-2 (702 lb or 318 kg) in B♭ (950.0 Hz)
Practice Thu (with exceptions)
Overhauled 1999 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1999
TowerBase ID 6113View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-2-17 B♭ 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 E♭ 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 B♭ 32.75" 2011 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1999 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Update log
Last updated: 30/04/2015