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East Peckham
 

East Peckham, St Michael


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Details of the Bells

Bell Weight
(most recent)
Diameter Note Date Founder Retuned
Tenor 14 cwt approx.43" G♭ 1812 Thomas Mears II Never
5 10½ cwt approx39" A♭ 1747 Robert Catlin, Holborn Never
4 8-3-536¼" B♭ 1890 Mears & Stainbank, Whitechapel Never
3 7½ cwt approx35" C♭ 1785 William Mears Never
2 6½ cwt approx32½" D♭ 1785 William Mears Never
Treble 5¾ cwt approx30" E♭ 1825 Thomas Mears II Never

Inscriptions

How the bells are tuned

Earlier bell

Bell Weight
(most recent)
Diameter Note Date Founder Retuned Fate
4th (of 6)9-0-1936"1747Robert CatlinNeverRecast 1890

History

1747 Present 4th and 5th cast.
1785 Present 2nd and 3rd cast.
1812 Tenor recast by Thomas Mears.
1825 Trebles cast by Thomas Mears.
1890 4th recast by Mears & Stainbank.
1907 Bells rehung by Gillett & Johnston.

Recent Peals
The most recent performances, according to BellBoard.
2013-09-295040 Minor (2 Methods)
Recent Quarter Peals
The most recent performances, according to BellBoard.
2016-10-261260 Julie McDonnell Bob Doubles
2016-04-231296 Cambridge Minor
2016-03-021260 Doubles (2m)
2015-12-231260 Plain Bob Minor
2014-06-111296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
2013-07-121260 Cambridge (720) and Plain Bob (540) Minor
2012-06-051500 Doubles (st, Pb, Gr)
2010-10-301260 Doubles (2 methods)
2009-02-211260 Grandsire Doubles
2008-09-281260 Doubles (1p/2m)
2007-09-231260 Minor (2m)
2006-09-241260 Stedman Doubles
2006-07-091320 Beverley Surprise Minor
Full list of peals here
Full list of quarters here

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