Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
All Saints, Biddenden, Kent
Place Biddenden
All Saints
Grid Ref TQ848384
Postcode TN27 8EA
Lat, Long 51.11510, 0.64023Locate 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 8 (full circle ring), tenor 22½ cwt in E♭See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=216
Affiliation Kent County Association
Dove tower ID 13123
Ring of 8, tenor 22½ cwt in E♭
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 22½ cwt (~2520 lb or ~1140 kg) in E♭ (607.5 Hz)
Practice Thu
TowerBase ID 463View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-1-7 1272.0 E♭ 29.50" 1915 Alfred Bowell F
2 5-1-14 1183.5 D 29.75" 1915 Alfred Bowell F
3 7 cwt 1022.0 C 33.00" 1712 Richard Phelps R
4 9 cwt 930.5 B♭ 36.50" 1599† Robert Mot R
5 11 cwt 835.5 A♭ 39.75" 1763 Lester & Pack R
6 12-0-0 778.5 G 41.00" 1922 Alfred Bowell F
7 16-1-7 696.5 F 45.75" 1915 Alfred Bowell F
8 22½ cwt 607.5 E♭ 52.00" 1712 Richard Phelps R
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Priest's 1 cwt 15.25" 1717 Richard Phelps Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 of 8 1712
[1915]
Timber
[Metal]
Richard Phelps
[Alfred Bowell]
Update log
28/02/2019 PN amended (from Tue) [C Orde via e-mail]