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Place Kennett
S Nicholas
Grid Ref TL699683
Lat, Long 52.28699, 0.49072 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode CB8 7QY
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.28542, 0.48892 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Cambridgeshire
Country England
Diocese Ely
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 7478
Bells 3 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 8cwt (~900lb or ~410kg) in Bb (941.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; no stays or sliders; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4
URL http://ely.elyda.org.uk/towers/kennett-details
Updates 11/10/2019: Bells are unringable [TimJ (REMRKS246; info T Ridgman) via e-mail]


Kennett, Cambridgeshire
S Nicholas
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4¾cwt 1094.0 Db 29.50" 1707 Thomas Newman Y
2 6cwt 1037.0 C 31.81" c1499† Brasyers of Norwich (generic) Y
3 8cwt 941.0 Bb 35.38" (unidentified) Y
Source: GAD NBR; Dove tenor wt; CBC; Philip Denton

Contributed by: George Dawson
Last updated: 20/10/2014