ASHFORD : ENGLAND -KE

*Location:

   Church of St.Mary the Virgin
   btwn Tufton & High Streets
   Ashford, Kent, England
   OS Ref. TR 010 427
   LL: N 51.14864, E 0.87281
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   (unknown)

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Bells by various makers, 1620-1970.
   Added semitone is flat 7th (4b).

*Technical data:

   Chime-sized instrument or collection of 11 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   There is one added semitone
   Work was done (as described in Remarks above) in 1970
     by the maker cited in Remarks above
   Auxiliary mechanisms: R10   
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2020
*Links:

Dove's Guide Online gives details of the bells.

Lovesguide to Kent has a tower photo and more extensive details

(This instrument having no principal founder, it is not indexed by maker.)

Ranking among all British Isles chimes by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all British Isles chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all British Isles chimes by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in England.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 31-Dec-20
   based on textual data last updated on 2020/12/31
   and on technical data last updated on 2020/12/31
*Photos:

(none available)

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