Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Giles, Shipbourne, Kent
Place Shipbourne
S Giles
Grid Ref TQ591522
Postcode TN11 9PF
Lat, Long 51.24709, 0.27873Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.24697, 0.27972
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 9-3-2 in GSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=228
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 6, tenor 9-3-2 in G
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 9-3-2 (1094 lb or 496 kg) in G (796.5Hz)
Practice Thu (with exceptions)
Overhauled 1993 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
Tuned 1880
TowerBase 4363View Felstead peals
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1880 Timber T C Lewis 6.4