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Ulcombe
 

Ulcombe, All Saints


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  • 6 bells hung for full circle ringing
  • Tenor: 14 cwt approx. in F.
  • Grid Ref: TQ846497
  • Rung from: Upstairs Ringing Room
  • Frame: 1913 George Day & Son of Eye, designed for 8 bells
  • Diocese: Canterbury
  • Building Listed Grade: I. Click for Heritage details.
  • Peals rung at the tower

Details of the Bells

Bell Weight
(most recent)
Diameter Note Date Founder Retuned
Tenor 14 cwt approx.42¼" F 1757 Lester & Pack, Whitechapel Never
5 12½ cwt approx38¼" G 1640 William Hatch Never
4 8½ cwt approx35" A 1632 Joseph Hatch, Ulcombe, Kent Never
3 6¾ cwt approx32⅞" B♭ 1632 Joseph Hatch, Ulcombe, Kent Never
2 5½ cwt approx30" C 1632 Joseph Hatch, Ulcombe, Kent Never
Treble 4½ cwt approx28½" D 1757 Lester & Pack, Whitechapel Never

Inscriptions

History

1632 3 bells (at least) cast by Joseph Hatch.
1640 Present 5th cast.
1757 Present tenor and treble recast or added by Lester & Pack.
1897 2 treble bells were due to be added to make 8, but they never were.
1913 Bells rehung by Day from Eye, Suffolk, in a frame for 8.

Recent Peals
The most recent performances, according to BellBoard.
2001-12-285040 Surprise Minor (7m)
Recent Quarter Peals
The most recent performances, according to BellBoard.
2014-05-311272 Oxford Treble Bob Minor
2013-07-201260 Plain Bob Minor
2013-04-051320 Doubles (3m)
2011-10-261260 All Saints Place Doubles
2007-08-211260 Single Oxford Bob Minor
2006-02-111260 Minor (2m)
1978-04-101272 Norfolk Surprise Minor
Full list of peals here
Full list of quarters here

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