Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael, Sittingbourne, Kent
Place Sittingbourne
S Michael
Grid Ref TQ909636
Lat, Long 51.33960, 0.73963Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode ME10 4PG
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.34010, 0.74030
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 19-0-6 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=172
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 8, tenor 19-0-6 in E
TowerBase 4424View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 19-0-6 (2134 lb or 968 kg) in E (653.0Hz)
Practice Mon
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-2-18 1303.0 E 30.00" 1897 Mears & Stainbank R
2 5-2-20 1220.0 D♯ 30.50" 1897 Mears & Stainbank R
3 6-2-2 1085.0 C♯ 32.50" 1687† James Bartlet R
4 7-2-6 979.0 B 35.00" 1687† James Bartlet R
5 9-2-4 869.0 A 38.50" 1687† James Bartlet R
6 10-2-10 815.0 G♯ 40.00" 1897 Mears & Stainbank R
7 14-0-6 733.0 F♯ 43.50" 1687† James Bartlet R
8 19-0-6 653.0 E 48.00" 1687† James Bartlet R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1897 Oak Mears & Stainbank 6.D 8.3