Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nicholas, Linton, Kent
Place Linton
S Nicholas
Grid Ref TQ754501
Lat, Long 51.22357, 0.51114Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode ME17 4AW
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.22478, 0.51076
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 15 cwt in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=118
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 8, tenor 15 cwt in F
TowerBase 2999View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 15 cwt (~1680 lb or ~760 kg) in F (702.0Hz)
Practice Wed
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-20 1419.5 F 26.13" 1920 Alfred Bowell
2 4-0-24 1334.0 E 26.63" 1920 Alfred Bowell
3 4½cwt 1181.0 D 28.88" 1717 John Waylett
4 5¾cwt 1059.5 C 31.38" 1717 John Waylett
5 6¾cwt 933.5 B♭ 32.88" 1717 John Waylett
6 7½cwt 889.0 A 35.50" 1824 Thomas II Mears
7 10¾cwt 784.5 G 40.13" 1748 Thomas Lester
8 15cwt 702.0 F 44.00" 1746 Thomas Lester
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1902 Mears & Stainbank