Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Minster (Thanet), Kent
Place Minster (Thanet)
S Mary V
Grid Ref TR310642
Lat, Long 51.33038, 1.31549Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CT12 4HA
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 5, tenor 17 cwt in ESee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 5, tenor 17 cwt in E
TowerBase 3413View Felstead peals
Bells 5Edit details
Tenor 17 cwt (~1900 lb or ~860 kg) in E (654.0Hz)
Practice Wed
Additional information Tuning: 1-5 of 6
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 7¼cwt 985.5 B 34.50" 1636 Joseph Hatch Y 4
2 8½cwt 902.0 A 36.63" 1626 Joseph Hatch Y 4
3 10cwt 798.5 G 38.25" 1660 Thomas Palmer Y 4
4 12cwt 761.0 F♯ 40.09" c1561† William Oldfield (of Canterbury) Y 4
5 17cwt 654.0 E 45.25" 1636 Joseph Hatch Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 c1870 Oak Gillett & Bland 6.B NonStd