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Beckenham
 

Beckenham, Christ Church


Photo: Dickon Love

  • 8 bells hung dead with clavier chime
  • Tenor: 4-1-9 in E.
  • Grid Ref: TQ374695
  • Rung from: Don't know / not applicable
  • Diocese: Rochester
  • Building Listed Grade: . Click for Heritage details.

Details of the Bells

Bell Weight
(most recent)
Diameter Note Date Founder Retuned
8 4-1-927" E 1929 Gillett & Johnston, Croydon Never
7 2-3-2624⅜" F♯ 1929 Gillett & Johnston, Croydon Never
6 1-3-2520⅞" G♯ 1929 Gillett & Johnston, Croydon Never
5 1-2-2220" A 1929 Gillett & Johnston, Croydon Never
4 1-1-318⅛" B 1929 Gillett & Johnston, Croydon Never
3 0-3-1416" C♯ 1929 Gillett & Johnston, Croydon Never
2 0-2-1814⅜" D♯ 1929 Gillett & Johnston, Croydon Never
1 0-2-613⅝" E 1929 Gillett & Johnston, Croydon Never

History

1876 Church built.
1878 Parish created from that of St George's, Beckenham.
1929 Chime of 8 cast by Gillett & Johnston.
1932 Bells may have been attended to.


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