Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter ad Vincula, Ditton, Kent
Place Ditton
S Peter ad Vincula
Grid Ref TQ709580
Postcode ME20 6PH
Lat, Long 51.29586, 0.45094Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.29559, 0.45062
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Lieutenancy area Kent
Country England
Diocese Rochester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 3 (full circle ring), tenor 3 cwt in D♯See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://kent.lovesguide.com/tower.php?id=305
Dove tower ID 14978
Ring of 3, tenor 3 cwt in D♯
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 3 cwt (~340 lb or ~150 kg) in D♯ (1283.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Ropes fall in a straight line; rung from porch; tuning: 1-3 of 5
TowerBase ID 7704
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2 cwt 1504.5 F♯ 23.00" 1897 John Warner & Sons Y
2 2½ cwt 1349.0 E 25.00" 1656 William Hatch Y
3 3 cwt 1283.0 D♯ 26.00" 1717 John Waylett Y
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Priest's 2103.0 C 14.50" 1825 (unidentified)
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 of 3 c1885 Timber unidentified 6.A
Update log
Last updated: 08/10/2016