Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Alphege, Whitstable, Kent
Place Whitstable
S Alphege
or Seasalter
Shown in County Lists as Whitstable, S Alphege
Grid Ref TR107664
Postcode CT5 1QR
Lat, Long 51.35762, 1.02509Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.35764, 1.02485
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 3-1-13 in GSee below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=204
Affiliation Kent County Association
Dove tower ID 16712
Ring of 8, tenor 3-1-13 in G
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 3-1-13 (377 lb or 171 kg) in G (1567.5 Hz)
Practice Tue 19:00
TowerBase ID 4266View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1-0-7 3144.5 G 15.25" 1973 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 1-0-15 2973.0 F♯ 15.75" 1973 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 1-2-2 2640.0 E 17.00" 1975 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
4 1-1-26 2353.5 D 18.00" 1969 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
5 1-2-22 2095.0 C 19.00" 1969 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
6 1-3-13 1979.0 B 20.00" 1969 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
7 2-1-15 1763.0 A 22.00" 1969 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
8 3-1-13 1567.5 G 24.00" 1969 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,6,7,8 1969 Steel Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.1.A.b 6.4
1A 4,5 1973 Steel Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.1.A.b 8.1
Update log
01/05/2020 4,5: frameid amended; fr1: truss,layout added; fr1A: added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]