Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary Magd, Davington, Kent
Place Davington
S Mary Magd
Grid Ref TR010617
Postcode ME13 7DT
Lat, Long 51.31934, 0.88437Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav No optimised destination for satellite navigation has been submittedAdd details
Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Canterbury
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 1-3-24 in FSee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=241
Dove tower ID 14370
Ring of 3, tenor 1-3-24 in F
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 1-3-24 (220 lb or 100 kg) in F (2751.5 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 5
TowerBase ID 6986
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 1-1-20 3301.0 A♭ 15.94" 1856† John Taylor & Son Y
2 1-2-11 2949.0 G♭ 16.81" 1856† John Taylor & Son Y
3 1-3-24 2751.5 F 18.06" 1856† John Taylor & Son Y
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Unused ½ cwt 12.00" 1774 (unidentified) A
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 Unused unidentified
1 1,2,3 of 3 1856† Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.b
Update log
20/10/2019 St line roping noted; tuning desc & presence of toilet added [TimJ (REMRKS248) via e-mail]
20/10/2019 1-3: partials added; 1,2: note amended [Tim Jackson via e-mail]