Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S John Bapt, Penshurst, Kent
Place Penshurst
S John Bapt
Grid Ref TQ527438
Lat, Long 51.17347, 0.18326Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode TN11 8BN
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 17-2-11 in E♭See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 8, tenor 17-2-11 in E♭
TowerBase 3872View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 17-2-11 (1971 lb or 894 kg) in E♭
Practice Thu
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-3-19 E♭ 30.00" 1896 Mears & Stainbank
2 6-0-3 D 31.00" 1896 Mears & Stainbank
3 7cwt C 33.50" 1701 Richard Phelps
4 6¾cwt B♭ 35.00" 1802 Thomas I Mears
5 7-2-26 A♭ 36.00" c1370† Stephen Norton
6 10-3-7 G 40.13" 1896 Mears & Stainbank
7 14-0-6 F 44.00" 1896 Mears & Stainbank
8 17-2-11 E♭ 47.50" 1619 Joseph Hatch
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1896 Cast iron Thomas Blackbourn