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Westbere, All Saints


Photo: Richard Offen, 2005

  • 3 bells hung for swing chiming with levers
  • Tenor: 2-1-15 in A.
  • Grid Ref: TR193611
  • Diocese: Canterbury
  • Building Listed Grade: I Click for Heritage details.

Details of the Bells

Bell Weight
(most recent)
Diameter Note Date FounderRetuned
® 1 20" approx 1853 Charles & George Mears, WhitechapelNever
® 2 21" approx 1853 Charles & George Mears, WhitechapelNever
® 3 2-1-1522" approx 1853 Charles & George Mears, WhitechapelNever

® Hung for full circle ringing

Inscriptions

History

1757 Record of 2 inscriptionless bells in the tower. [1]
1853 The bells were replaced with 3 new bells by Charles & George Mears.
[1] This Church consists of The Chancell, Body, and a Small Vestry, at the North Side of The Chancell. In a small Wooden Steeple, at ye West End, hang 2 Small Bells, without Inscription. (Rev’d Bryan Faussett, 1757)

Gallery


The 3 bells in the gable end.
Photo: Richard Offen, 2005
Full list of peals on Bellboard here
Full list of quarters on Bellboard here


Love's Guide to the Church Bells of Kent Page updated: 10 May 2020