Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Giles, Tonge, Kent
Place Tonge
S Giles
Grid Ref TQ934640
Postcode ME9 9AR
Lat, Long 51.34248, 0.77580Locate 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 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 5¾ cwt in BSee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 16506
Ring of 3, tenor 5¾ cwt in B
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 5¾ cwt (~640 lb or ~290 kg) in B
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Derelict; unringable; tuning: 2,4,6 of 12
TowerBase ID 7308
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3 cwt F 24.25" 1784 Chapman & Mears Y
2 4¾ cwt D 28.00" c1450† (unidentified) Y
3 5¾ cwt B 31.88" 1626 John Wilnar Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 1720 unidentified 4.
Update log
Last updated: 22/02/2015