Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Kemsing, Kent
Place Kemsing
S Mary V
Grid Ref TQ555587
Lat, Long 51.30686, 0.23088Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode TN15 6LR
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 4-1-5 in DSee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=224
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 6, tenor 4-1-5 in D
TowerBase 2713View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Overhauled 1991 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1991
Tenor 4-1-5 (481 lb or 218 kg) in D (1179.5Hz)
Practice Tue 20:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1-2-22 1977.0 B 20.00" 1991 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 1-3-17 1762.0 A 21.00" 1991 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
3 2-0-25 1570.5 G 22.00" 1991 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
4 2-1-21 1482.5 F♯ 23.00" 1991 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
5 3-1-11 1323.0 E 25.38" 1991 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
6 4-1-5 1179.5 D 28.00" 1991 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
Service 5-3-25 873.5 A 34.50" c1625† William Wakefield Y
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 Service Timber unidentified
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1991 Steel Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd