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Place Preston
S Catherine
Shown in County Lists as Preston (next Faversham)
Grid Ref TR016607
Lat, Long 51.31021, 0.89243 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode ME13 8LG
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County Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 7248
Bells 3 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 2½cwt (~280lb or ~130kg) in F (1414.5Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Additional information Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 1,3,3 of 3
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=262


Preston, Kent
S Catherine
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1¾cwt 1803.0 A 19.75" 1853 John Warner & Sons Y
2 2¼cwt 1454.0 F 21.63" 1575† Robert Doddes Y
3 2½cwt 1414.5 F 24.50" 1725 Richard Phelps Y
Source: M Blurton(DrL website); CBC; Dove tenor wt; S Austin

Contributed by: Matthew Blurton
Last updated: 23/08/2011