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Throwley
 

Throwley, St Michael & All Angels


Photo: Richard Offen, 2005

Details of the Bells

Bell Weight
(most recent)
Weight
(Prior to retuning)
Diameter Note Date Founder Retuned
Tenor 12-1-841" F♯ 1933 Mears & Stainbank, Whitechapel Never
7 8-1-279-0-737" G♯ 1780 Pack & Chapman, Whitechapel 1933 Mears & Stainbank
6 7-2-98-0-934½" A♯ 1780 Pack & Chapman, Whitechapel 1933 Mears & Stainbank
5 5-3-1432" B 1933 Mears & Stainbank, Whitechapel Never
4 5-2-196-0-330½" C♯ 1780 Pack & Chapman, Whitechapel 1933 Mears & Stainbank
3 5-0-45-1-1429" D♯ 1780 Pack & Chapman, Whitechapel 1933 Mears & Stainbank
2 4-3-527" E♯ 1933 Mears & Stainbank, Whitechapel Never
Treble 3-3-2226" F♯ 1933 Mears & Stainbank, Whitechapel Never

Inscriptions

Of the ring of 6 prior to 1933.

Bell Weight
(most recent)
Diameter Note Date Founder Retuned Fate
3rd (of 6)6-3-1533"1780Pack & ChapmanNeverCracked in the crown. Recast 1933.
Tenor (of 6)12-2-2442"1780Pack & ChapmanNeverCracked in the crown. Recast 1933.

History

1780 Ring of 6 cast by Pack & Chapman.
1933 3rd and tenor (of 6) recast and 2 trebles added by Mears & Stainbank to make 8. The bells were retuned and rehung in a new frame.

Recent Peals
The most recent performances, according to BellBoard.
2015-11-285100 Mixed Doubles (3m)
2009-08-295184 Quedgeley Surprise Major
2009-05-045088 Odyssey Surprise Major
2008-12-305024 Spliced Surprise Major
2007-06-235184 Bristol Surprise Major
2005-08-205056 Spliced Surprise Major (6m)
2003-12-305024 Spliced Surprise Major
2003-07-265088 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
2003-03-085152 Spliced Surprise Major
Recent Quarter Peals
The most recent performances, according to BellBoard.
2017-03-181252 Rutland Surprise Major
2016-05-281250 Rutland Surprise Major
2016-02-191280 Kent Treble Bob Major
2015-02-211282 Cambridge Surprise Major
2012-10-111260 Plain Bob Doubles
2012-06-271260 Single Oxford Bob Triples
2010-06-161280 Medway Surprise Major
2010-03-061264 Plain Bob Major
2008-02-211344 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
2006-05-131280 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
2005-02-191280 Spliced Surprise Major (5m)
2004-04-031726 Spliced Surprise Major (4m)
Full list of peals here
Full list of quarters here

Love's Guide to the Church Bells of Kent Page updated: 1 April 2016