Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Catherine, Preston, Kent
Place Preston
S Catherine
Shown in County Lists as Preston (next Faversham)
Grid Ref TR016607
Postcode ME13 8LG
Lat, Long 51.31021, 0.89243Locate 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 II* by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 2½ cwt in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=262
Dove tower ID 14337
Ring of 3, tenor 2½ cwt in F
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 2½ cwt (~280 lb or ~130 kg) in F (1414.5 Hz)
Additional information Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 1,3,3 of 3
TowerBase ID 7248
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1¾ cwt 1803.0 A 19.75" 1853 John Warner & Sons Y
2 2¼ cwt 1454.0 F 21.63" 1575† Robert Doddes Y
3 2½ cwt 1414.5 F 24.50" 1725 Richard Phelps Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 1853 Deal John Warner & Sons
Update log
Last updated: 23/08/2011