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S Margaret, Rainham, Kent
Place Rainham
S Margaret
Grid Ref TQ817658
Lat, Long 51.36291, 0.60888Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode ME8 8LB
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.36312, 0.60816
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 18-0-20 in E♭See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://rainhamchurch.co.uk/ministries/bell-ringing/
Affiliation Kent County Association
Updates 27/02/2020: www.rainhambells.org.uk replaced [TimJ (#267) via URLbad]
Ring of 8, tenor 18-0-20 in E♭
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Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 18-0-20 (2036 lb or 924 kg) in E♭ (631.0Hz)
Practice Wed
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-17 1260.5 E♭ 28.00" 1913 John Taylor & Co
2 5-1-0 1185.5 D 29.00" 1913 John Taylor & Co
3 6-0-15 1059.0 C 32.63" 1685 Christopher Hodson
4 6-1-18 940.0 B♭ 33.88" 1601† Robert Mot R
5 8-0-14 841.0 A♭ 36.00" 1601† Robert Mot R
6 11-3-0 793.0 G 40.38" 1618 Joseph Hatch
7 16-0-6 708.5 F 45.44" 1773 Pack & Chapman
8 18-0-20 631.0 E♭ 49.00" 1582† Robert Mot R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1913 John Taylor & Co