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Place Penshurst
S John Bapt
Grid Ref TQ527438
Lat, Long 51.17347, 0.18326 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode TN11 8BN
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County Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 3872 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 17-2-11 (1971lb or 894kg) in Eb
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Thu
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Affiliation Kent County Association


Penshurst, Kent
S John Bapt
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-3-19 Eb 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 Bb 35.00" 1802 Thomas I Mears
5 7-2-26 Ab 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 Eb 47.50" 1619 Joseph Hatch
Source: DrL Historians' List(#1885); twr website

Contributed by: Dickon Love
Last updated: 22/12/2009