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Place Shipbourne
S Giles
Grid Ref TQ591522
Lat, Long 51.24709, 0.27873 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode TN11 9PF
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.24697, 0.27972 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
TowerBase 4363 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1993 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tuned 1880
Tenor 9-3-2 (1094lb or 496kg) in G (796.5Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Thu (with exceptions)
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=228
Affiliation Kent County Association


Shipbourne, Kent
S Giles
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-11 1340.5 E 26.25" 1880† Thomas C Lewis D
2 4-1-12 1208.0 D 28.50" 1880† Thomas C Lewis D
3 5-1-25 1068.5 C 31.00" 1880† Thomas C Lewis D
4 6-2-7 1010.0 B 33.00" 1880† Thomas C Lewis D
5 7-3-4 903.5 A 35.50" 1880† Thomas C Lewis D
6 9-3-2 796.5 G 39.50" 1880† Thomas C Lewis D
Source: GAD NBR; CBC; Nick Bowden; JCB (DrL info)

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 12/01/2014