Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Nettlestead, Kent
Place Nettlestead
S Mary V
Grid Ref TQ685521
Lat, Long 51.24336, 0.41267Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode ME18 5ET
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.24494, 0.41125
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 5-0-22 in B♭See below
Frames 2See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=137
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 6, tenor 5-0-22 in B♭
TowerBase 3531View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tuned 2005
Tenor 5-0-22 (582 lb or 264 kg) in B♭ (950.8Hz)
Practice Tue (with exceptions)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-2 G 24.00" 2005 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 2-3-15 F 24.75" 1909 Mears & Stainbank
3 3-0-20 E♭ 25.63" 1885 Mears & Stainbank
4 3-2-10 D 27.25" 1909 Mears & Stainbank
5 3-3-22 C 28.88" 1885 Mears & Stainbank
6 5-0-22 950.8 B♭ 32.00" 1931 Mears & Stainbank
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 2,3,4,5,6 [2005] Oak [Steel] unidentified [Whitechapel Bell Foundry]
1A 1 2005 Steel Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd