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Church of St James, Kingston, Purbeck. A celebrated Gothic Revival church by George Edmund Street, situated on a exposed limestone escarpment in the Purbeck Hills, some 135 metres above sea level, it is a local landmark. Built in only 6 years, from 1874-1880, it was known to be his "favourite" church. The large central tower contains a fine peal of ten bells, well regarded for their tone. Originally cast as an eight by John Taylor & Co in 1878 (same year as St Paul's Cathedral), the tenor and treble were recast in 1920 by John Taylor & Co, and the other six bells retuned. In 2000, the bells were augmented to ten with two new Taylor trebles. The tenor bell weighs just shy of 27cwt.

Church of St James, Kingston, Purbeck. A celebrated Gothic Revival church by George Edmund Street, situated on a exposed limestone escarpment in the Purbeck Hills, some 135 metres above sea level, it is a local landmark. Built in only 6 years, from 1874-1880, it was known to be his "favourite" church. The large central tower contains a fine peal of ten bells, well regarded for their tone. Originally cast as an eight by John Taylor & Co in 1878 (same year as St Paul's Cathedral), the tenor and treble were recast in 1920 by John Taylor & Co, and the other six bells retuned. In 2000, the bells were augmented to ten with two new Taylor trebles. The tenor bell weighs just shy of 27cwt.