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Hernhill
 

Hernhill, St Michael


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Details of the Bells

Bell Weight
(most recent)
Diameter Note Date Founder Retuned
Tenor 7-1-1035¾" A 1785 William Mears 1997 Whitechapel
7 6-1-033" B 1785 William Mears 1997 Whitechapel
6 5-2-130½" C♯ 1785 William Mears 1997 Whitechapel
5 4-2-1929" D 1785 William Mears 1997 Whitechapel
4 4-1-027¼" E 1785 William Mears 1997 Whitechapel
3 3-3-1726½" F♯ 1886 John Warner & Sons 1997 Whitechapel
2 3-2-1025¼" G♯ 1886 John Warner & Sons 1997 Whitechapel
Treble 2-3-2323¾" A 1886 John Warner & Sons 1997 Whitechapel

Inscriptions

History

1785 5 bells cast by William Mears.
1886 3 trebles cast by John Warner.
1887 The 3 trebles hung in a new wooden frame.
1997 Bells underwent limited retuning and rehung in the existing frame with new fittings by Whitechapel.

Recent Peals
The most recent performances, according to BellBoard.
2016-12-295040 Stedman Triples
2007-11-175056 Nailstone Surprise Major
2006-03-195040 Stedman Triples
2004-12-115040 Stedman Triples
Recent Quarter Peals
The most recent performances, according to BellBoard.
2016-02-191260 Stedman Triples
2015-11-031296 Grandsire Major
2012-01-071250 Ilex Surprise Major
2011-08-071260 Stedman Triples
2009-02-071280 Spliced Surprise Major (8m)
2008-02-231260 Grandsire Doubles
2007-12-181260 Stedman Triples
2007-09-091269 Grandsire Doubles
Full list of peals here
Full list of quarters here

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