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Place Meopham
S John Bapt
Grid Ref TQ644662
Lat, Long 51.37130, 0.36123 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode DA13 0AB
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.37189, 0.36089 (See Google Map) Edit details
Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 3350 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 | Supply Details
Overhauled 1949 by Gillett & Johnston
Tuned 1949
Tenor 12-1-10 (1382lb or 627kg) in F♯ (734.5Hz)
Practice Thu
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=130
Affiliation Kent County Association


Meopham, Kent
S John Bapt
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-8 1468.0 F♯ 26.50" 1949 Gillett & Johnston F
2 4-2-20 1376.0 E♯ 27.13" 1949 Gillett & Johnston F
3 4-3-16 1223.0 D♯ 28.75" 1910 Mears & Stainbank R
4 5-2-14 1101.0 C♯ 31.00" 1650† Michael Darbie R
5 6-0-24 979.0 B 31.75" 1677 John & Christopher Hodson Y
6 7-1-9 918.0 A♯ 34.50" 1677 John & Christopher Hodson Y
7 9-0-8 826.0 G♯ 36.75" 1651† Michael Darbie Y
8 12-1-10 734.5 F♯ 41.75" 1679 Christopher Hodson Y
Source: M Chester(DrL website); CBC; TimJ(G&J info via AAJB);
D Sloman (GAD)

Contributed by: Mike Chester
Last updated: 29/04/2015