Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Botolph, Northfleet, Kent
Place Northfleet
S Botolph
Grid Ref TQ623741
Postcode DA11 9HA
Lat, Long 51.44298, 0.33438Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.44309, 0.33594
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 14-0-10 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=144
Affiliation Kent County Association
Dove tower ID 10116
Ring of 8, tenor 14-0-10 in F
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 14-0-10 (1578 lb or 716 kg) in F (690.0 Hz)
Practice Tue
Additional information Anticlockwise
Overhauled 2011 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 2011
TowerBase ID 3647View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-26 F 26.00" 1920 Alfred Bowell F
2 4-1-1 E 27.00" 1920 Alfred Bowell F
3 4-3-25 D 29.00" 1758 Lester & Pack R
4 5-1-20 C 31.75" 1817 Thomas II Mears R
5 6-3-0 B♭ 34.00" 1757 Lester & Pack R
6 7-3-21 A 37.00" 1817 Thomas II Mears R
7 10-1-24 G 39.50" 1758 Lester & Pack R
8 14-0-10 690.0 F 44.75" 1864 G Mears and Company R
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1718 Timber unidentified
Update log
Last updated: 12/07/2017