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MILTON REGIS, Holy Trinity

6 bells
Tenor 10-3-13 in G (Bowell says F sharp)
Grid Ref. TQ908654
Rochester District
Frame: Medieval short headed frame for 5 with a steel frame for the 4th.
Retuning:1934 Alfred Bowell
Upstairs Ringing Room
Peals

DETAILS OF THE BELLS

Bell Weight
(prior to retuning)
Weight
(current after retuning)
Diameter Cast Founder

1

n/a

4-3-3

28"

1934

Alfred Bowell

2

4-3-25

4-2-16

29"

1681

James Bartlet

3

5-2-19

5-1-25

30"

1681

James Bartlet

4

6-2-23

6-1-11

32"

1681

James Bartlet

5

8-1-25

8-0-19

36"

1681

James Bartlet

6

n/a

10-3-13

40"

1934

Alfred Bowell

INSCRIPTIONS

These inscriptions are taken from Stahlschmidt.
1. tba
 
2.
IAMES BARTLET MADE MEE 1681
 
3.
IAMES BARTLET MADE MEE 1681
 
4.
IAMES BARTLET MADE MEE 1681
 
5.
IAMES BARTLET MADE MEE 1681
 
6. tba
 
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FORMER BELLS

Bell

Weight

Diameter

Cast

Founder

Fate

Tenor (of 5)

12-0-15

1681

James Bartlett

Recast 1890

Tenor (of 5)

11-1-24

1890

Mears & Stainbank

Recast 1934

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5.
IOHN HVNT THOMAS PACKMAN CHVRCHWARDENS 1681
 
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HISTORY

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1681

Ring of 5 cast by John Bartlet.

1887

Tenor reported by Stahlschmidt to be cracked.

1890

Tenor recast by Mears & Stainbank.

1934

Peal retuned by Alfred Bowel and rehung, tenor recast and a treble was added to make 6, being the gift of J. Dixon, Esq.

1934 1 Sept:
To rehanging the five bells 95. Carriage & tuning same 10. To new treble bell 55. Cleaning & treating bell frame 5. To five new bell ropes 5. Total 170. Paid cq. on a/c 100 27 Aug 1934. cq 70 19 Nov 1934.
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GALLERY

These photos were kindly provided by Bryn Clinch in 2013.

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