Mark Beech

Mark Beech, Holy Trinity

Photo: Dickon Love, Jan 2005

  • Single bell hung for full circle ringing but unringable
  • Tenor: 3½ cwt approx. in C♯.
  • Grid Ref: TQ474427
  • Rung from: Ground Floor
  • Denomination: Church of England
    Diocese (Anglican): Rochester

    Recording of the single bell.(Dickon R Love, 29 Jan 2005)

Details of the Bells

Bell Weight
(most recent)
Diameter Note Date Founder Canons Retuned
® Single Bell 3½ cwt approx.25¾" C♯ 1852 Barrett & Osborne Never

®  - Hung for full circle ringing


How the bells are tuned


1851 Church built by the Talbot family.
1852 Bell cast by Barrett & Osborne and hung for ringing. Only 5 bells now survive from this unusual founder.
1887 Stahlschmidt supposed one modern bell.


The single bell, hung for ringing, but unringable through poor framework and fittings.
Photo: Dickon Love, 29 Jan 2005

The wheel has had a metal hoop built on to it to hold it together. All the shrouding had been removed.
Photo: Dickon Love, 29 Jan 2005

Photo: Dickon Love, 29 Jan 2005

Photo: Dickon Love, 29 Jan 2005

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