Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mildred, Preston, Kent
Place Preston
S Mildred
Shown in County Lists as Preston (by Wingham)
Grid Ref TR243604
Lat, Long 51.29850, 1.21727Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CT3 1DH
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 7-3-21 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=151
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 6, tenor 7-3-21 in G
TowerBase 3984View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 7-3-21 (889 lb or 403 kg) in G
Practice Tue (alt: check)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information PN alternates: Preston; Wingham
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-9 E 25.13" 1700† Richard Phelps Y Y
2 3-1-22 D 27.50" 1712 Richard Phelps R Y
3 4-0-10 C 29.00" 1712 Richard Phelps R Y
4 4-1-24 B 30.25" 1712 Richard Phelps R Y
5 5-3-1 A 33.50" 1712 Richard Phelps R Y
6 7-3-21 G 36.13" 1966 Mears & Stainbank F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1966 Steel & cast iron Mears & Stainbank 8.3.A.h 6.1