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Place Appleton
S Laurence
Grid Ref SP443015
Lat, Long 51.71084, -1.35904 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode OX13 5JU
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County Oxfordshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 128 See Felstead Peals
Bells 10 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 13-0-10 (1466lb or 665kg) in E (670.5Hz)
Frames 2 (see below)
Practice Fri
Also Toilet
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild


Appleton, Oxfordshire
S Laurence
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-20 1700.0 G# 23.75" 1875 Mears & Stainbank R Y
2 2-3-5 1520.5 F# 23.50" 1859 George Mears R Y
3 3-1-3 1351.0 E 25.25" 1859 George Mears R Y
4 3-3-0 1271.0 D# 27.25" 1875 Mears & Stainbank R Y
5 3-3-26 1125.0 C# 28.50" 1875 Mears & Stainbank R Y
6 5-1-10 1011.0 B 30.50" 1977 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
7 5-2-25 895.0 A 33.25" 1817 Thomas II Mears R Y
8 7-2-7 845.0 G# 36.00" 1874 Mears & Stainbank R Y
9 9-1-9 756.0 F# 39.25" 1861 George Mears R Y
10 13-0-10 670.5 E 44.00" 1861 George Mears R Y
Source: P Davies(WofA); B Hibbert; D Sloman; M Walker; J Hedgcock

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 14/07/2020
Recent updates and other information:
14/07/2020: 6: turning added [[James Hedgcock] via 00013907]


Appleton, Oxfordshire
S Laurence
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,5,6,10 1977 Iroko Whites of Appleton
2 4,7,8,9 1977 Iroko Whites of Appleton
Contributed by: David Sloman
Last updated: 24/04/2016