Bells Test

BellInscriptionDate Cast & FounderWeightDiameterNote
1TO THE MEMORY OF BRIAN C MITCHELL

1932 - 1995 DONATED BY PAULINE MITCHELL IDEN COURT
1996
Whitechapel
5-0-05

(256 Kg)
 G
2DEDICATED TO THE PEOPLE OF STAPLEHURST AND IN MEMORY OF BRIAN C MITCHELL

B BARNES RECTOR
1996
Whitechapel
5-0-27

(266 Kg)
 F
3PRAISE TO GOD THE ETERNAL FATHER

G. F. REYNER S T P RECTOR 1885
1885
Mears & Stainbank
5-1-25

(278 Kg)
30"

(76.2cm)
Eb
4PRAISE TO GOD THE ETERNAL SON

J H C McGILL MA CURATE 1885
1885
Mears & Stainbank
5-3-19

(301 Kg)
31 1/4"
(79.4cm)
D
5PRAISE TO GOD THE ETERNAL SPIRIT

JOHN NUNN
WILLIAM WICKINGS
CHURCHWARDENS 1885
1885
Mears & Stainbank
6-2-08

(334 Kg)
32 5/8"
(82.9cm)
C
6GOD BLESS THE CHURCH

THIS BELL IS IN PLACE OF ONE CAST IN

1748
1885
Mears & Stainbank
7-1-26

(380 Kg)
35 1/2"
(90.2cm)
Bb
7GOD BLESS THE QUEEN

THIS BELL IS IN PLACE OF ONE CAST IN

1663
1885
Mears & Stainbank
8-2-25

(443 Kg)
37 5/8"
(94.3cm)
Ab
8GOD BLESS STAPLEHURST

THIS BELL IS IN PLACE OF ONE CAST IN

1594
1885
Mears & Stainbank
11-0-13

(565 Kg)
40 1/4"
(102.2cm)
G
9HENRY TURNER C W WILLIAM

WOLLESS C W 1605

JOSEPH HATCH MADE ME T S
1605
Joseph Hatch
13-3-19

(707 Kg)
44 1/2"
(113cm)
F
10THIS TENOR WAS IN PLACE OF ONE

CAST IN 1649 AND THE 6th 5th 4th 3rd 2nd

& TREBLE BELLS WERE CAST BY

MEARS & STAINBANK IN 1885

DONA DEI DEO
1885
Mears & Stainbank
19-2-07

(994 Kg)
48 5/8"
(123.5cm)
Eb