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Bridge, St Peter

Details of the Bells

Bell Weight
(most recent)
Diameter Note Date Founder Retuned
Tenor 10 cwt approx.38⅝" G 1325 William le Belyetere, Canterbury Never



c 1325 Tenor cast by William de Belyetere.
c 1450 Two treble bells cast.
1757 Record of 3 bells. [1]
1887 Stahlscmidt records 3 bells.
[1] "This Church, wch. is small, consists of ye Chancell, Body, and 2 Side Isles. The Steeple, which has a low Spire, is at ye West End of ye South Isle; in it hang 3 Bells. The First and Second have no Inscriptions. The Third is thus inscribed. Ave Maria Gra (Rev’d Bryan Faussett, 1757)

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