Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Upchurch, Kent
Place Upchurch
S Mary V
Grid Ref TQ843675
Postcode ME9 7AJ
Lat, Long 51.37666, 0.64748Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 12-1-14 in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Kent County Association
Ring of 6, tenor 12-1-14 in F♯
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 12-1-14 (1386 lb or 629 kg) in F♯
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Wed (with exceptions)
TowerBase 5149View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-7 D♯ 28.75" 1866 Mears & Stainbank R
2 5-0-8 C♯ 29.88" 1637 John Wilnar R
3 5-3-23 B 31.38" 1632 John Wilnar R
4 7-2-0 A♯ 34.13" c1560† John Harding R
5 9-2-18 G♯ 37.50" 1862 G Mears and Company R
6 12-1-14 F♯ 40.43" 1862 G Mears and Company R
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1923 Steel Alfred Bowell