Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter, Sandwich, Kent
Place Sandwich
S Peter
Shown in County Lists as Sandwich, S Peter
Grid Ref TR330581
Postcode CT13 9BT
Lat, Long 51.27487, 1.34027Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Ownership Churches Conservation Trust
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8 U/R, tenor 15-2-9 in E♭See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=162
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 8, tenor 15-2-9 in E♭
Bells 8 U/REdit details
Tenor 15-2-9 (1745 lb or 792 kg) in E♭ (628.5Hz)
Additional information One or more bells not hung; unringable; Manual curfew rung: daily at 20:00 on tenor (only bell ringable); tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz)
TowerBase 4233View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-27 E♭ 27.50" 1779† William Mears Y N
2 5-0-13 1215.5 D 29.25" 1779† William Mears Y N
3 5-3-15 1063.5 C 31.00" 1779† William Mears Y N
4 7-1-24 962.0 B♭ 33.75" 1779† William Mears Y N
5 7-2-23 A♭ 35.38" 1779† William Mears Y N
6 9-2-1 G 37.75" 1779† William Mears Y N
7 11-3-13 710.0 F 41.75" 1779† William Mears Y N
8 15-2-9 628.5 E♭ 45.38" 1779† William Mears Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,6,7,8 1727 [1779] Oak [Oak] Knight or Catlin [Mears] 6.A/6.D [6.A] 6.2 [NonStd]