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Hollingbourne
 

Hollingbourne, All Saints


Photo: Richard Offen, Apr 2004

Details of the Bells

Bell Weight
(most recent)
Diameter Note Date Founder Retuned
Tenor 13-1-2444⅜" E 1723 Samuel Knight, Southwark 1975 Whitechapel
3 9-3-040⅛" F♯ 1723 Samuel Knight, Southwark 1975 Whitechapel
4 8-3-237½" G♯ 1723 Samuel Knight, Southwark 1975 Whitechapel
5 7-2-035⅞" A 1723 Samuel Knight, Southwark 1975 Whitechapel
6 6-2-2533⅝" B 1723 Samuel Knight, Southwark 1975 Whitechapel
7 5-3-1131" C♯ 1723 Samuel Knight, Southwark 1975 Whitechapel
2 5-0-829" D♯ 2016 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Never
Treble 4-3-328¼" E 2016 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Never

Inscriptions

History

1723 New ring of 6 cast by Samuel Knight.
1897 28th Oct. 1st change ringing took place on the bells which was shortly after they were rehung by Gillett & Johnston.
1923 Bells rehung by Alfred Bowell. [1]
1975 Retuned and rehung in a new frame designed for 8 bells by Whitechapel.
2016 2 trebles were added and hung in the empty pits to augment the ring to 8.
[1] To rehanging the six bells £180. Paid cq. 22 Oct 1923. (Bowell records, Oct 1923)

Gallery


Plaque in the tower.
Photo: Richard Offen, Apr 2004

The belfry.
Photo: Richard Offen
Recent Peals
The most recent performances, according to BellBoard.
2016-06-245024 Spliced Surprise Major
Recent Quarter Peals
The most recent performances, according to BellBoard.
2016-12-111280 Plain Bob Major
2016-10-301260 Grandsire Triples
2016-10-101260 Grandsire Triples
2016-08-071260 Grandsire Triples
2016-06-241280 Grandsire Major
2016-05-081260 Grandsire Triples
2016-04-101260 Grandsire Doubles
2016-02-191272 Norwich Surprise Minor
2016-02-071260 St Clement's C Bob Minor
2015-11-291308 Grandsire Minor
2015-10-041260 St Clement's College Bob Minor
2015-06-071260 Plain Bob Minor
2015-04-121308 Grandsire Minor
2014-11-021320 St Clement's CB Minor
2014-08-031260 Plain Bob Minor
2014-05-311260 Single Oxford Bob Minor
2013-12-011440 Grandsire Minor
2013-11-031260 Doubles
2013-09-011260 Minor
2013-05-051440 Grandsire Minor
2013-02-031272 Norwich Surprise Minor
2012-12-241440 Grandsire Minor
2012-12-021260 Double Oxford Bob Minor
2012-11-041440 Grandsire Minor
2012-06-021440 Grandsire Minor
Full list of peals here
Full list of quarters here

Love's Guide to the Church Bells of Kent Page updated: 26 June 2016