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Place West Malling
S Mary V
Grid Ref TQ678575
Lat, Long 51.29231, 0.40641 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode ME19 6ND
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County Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 5360 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1998 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tuned 1998
Tenor 10-1-9 (1157lb or 525kg) in F# (755.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Mon
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=198
Affiliation Kent County Association


West Malling, Kent
S Mary V
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-3-20 1511.0 F# 27.00" 1885 Mears & Stainbank R Y
2 4-2-3 1423.0 E# 27.75" 1885 Mears & Stainbank R Y
3 4-0-13 1263.5 D# 28.38" 1677 John & Christopher Hodson Y Y
4 4-1-2 1130.0 C# 28.75" 1637 John Wilnar Y Y
5 5-2-7 1006.5 B 31.13" 1698 James Bartlet Y Y
6 6-2-23 950.5 A# 33.75" 1637 John Wilnar Y Y
7 8-0-23 844.5 G# 37.13" 1637 John Wilnar R Y
8 10-1-9 755.0 F# 40.88" 1869 Mears & Stainbank R Y
Source: M Blurton(DrL website); MWP papers; B Hibbert

Contributed by: Matthew Blurton
Last updated: 27/06/2017