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Place Tonge
S Giles
Grid Ref TQ934640
Lat, Long 51.34248, 0.77580 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode ME9 9AR
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County Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 7308
Bells 3 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 5¾cwt (~640lb or ~290kg) in B
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; derelict; tuning: 2,4,6 of 12
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=276


Tonge, Kent
S Giles
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3cwt F 24.25" 1784 Chapman & Mears Y
2 4¾cwt D 28.00" c1450† (unidentified) Y
3 5¾cwt B 31.88" 1626 John Wilnar Y
Source: M Blurton(DrL website); CBC; M Chester; R Offen(RWMC info);
TimJ(AAJB info)

Contributed by: Matthew Blurton
Last updated: 22/02/2015