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Place Abingdon
S Helen
Shown in County Lists as Abingdon, S Helen
Grid Ref SU496967
Lat, Long 51.66771, -1.28284 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode OX14 5EH
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.66875, -1.28383 (See Google Map) Edit details
Lieutenancy area Oxfordshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 16 See Felstead Peals
Bells 10
Tenor 16-0-0 (1792lb or 813kg) in F (700.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Tue (1st, 3rd, 5th)
Also Simulator; toilet
URL http://odg.org.uk/towers/abingdon/helen.htm
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild


Abingdon, Oxfordshire
S Helen
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-6 1752.0 A 25.75" 2005 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 4-2-4 1566.6 G 26.00" 2005 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 4-1-20 1400.0 F 27.00" 2005 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
4 5-0-20 1310.8 E 28.25" 2005 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
5 4-3-18 1171.2 D 29.25" 2005 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
6 5-3-26 1046.4 C 31.00" 2005 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
7 7-0-20 934.5 B♭ 33.25" 2005 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
8 8-0-24 876.0 A 35.50" 2005 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
9 10-3-20 782.9 G 39.00" 2005 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
10 16-0-0 700.0 F 44.00" 2005 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
Sanctus 1cwt 1641 Ellis I Knight Y 4
Clock 10-0-9 816.0 A♭ 39.50" 1902 Henry I Bond & Son(s) R 8
Source: M Walker(WofA); TimJ(J Hedgcock)

Contributed by: Mark Walker
Last updated: 17/08/2019