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Teynham
 

Teynham, St Mary


Photo: Dickon Love, 2006

Details of the Bells

Bell Weight
(most recent)
Diameter Note Date Founder Retuned
Tenor 10-3-739" G 1743 Robert Catlin, Holborn 1989 Whitechapel
5 6-3-1334¾" A 1899 Mears & Stainbank, Whitechapel 1989 Whitechapel
4 6-0-2131¾" B 1743 Robert Catlin, Holborn 1989 Whitechapel
3 5-2-1030½" C 1743 Robert Catlin, Holborn 1989 Whitechapel
2 5-0-129½" D 1924 Mears & Stainbank, Whitechapel 1989 Whitechapel
Treble 4-3-927¾" E 1743 Robert Catlin, Holborn 1989 Whitechapel

Earlier bells

Bell Weight
(most recent)
Diameter Note Date Founder Retuned Fate
2nd (of 6)30½"1743Robert CatlinNeverRecast 1924
5th (of 6)1843Mears & Co.NeverRecast 1899
5th (of 6)36"1743Robert CatlinNeverRecast 1843

History

1743 Ring of 6 cast by Robert Catlin.
1843 5th recast by Mears & Co.
1899 Bells rehung and 5th recast, by Mears & Stainbank.
1924 2nd recast by Mears & Stainbank.
1989 The cast-in crown staples were removed and the bells retuned by Whitechapel, and rehung in the existing frame with new fittings.

Recent Peals
The most recent performances, according to BellBoard.
2010-03-205040 Surprise Minor (7 Methods)
2006-12-285040 Surprise Minor (7m)
Recent Quarter Peals
The most recent performances, according to BellBoard.
2016-07-231260 Grandsire and Plain Bob Doubles
2015-02-091260 Bob Doubles
2011-11-141260 Grandsire Doubles
2008-04-091260 Doubles (11m/V)
Full list of peals here
Full list of quarters here

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