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Place Appleton
Workshop Campanile (The Balscote Ring)
Shown in County Lists as Appleton, Workshop Campanile
Grid Ref SP443018
Lat, Long 51.71349, -1.35950
Postcode OX13 5JJ
SatNav No optimised destination for Satellite Navigation has been submitted
County Oxfordshire
Country England
Ownership Private Ownership
TowerBase 6049 See Felstead Peals
Bells 12 (see below)
Tenor 1-2-16 (184lb or 83kg) in Bb (1840.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Also 2#,4#,5#,8#, and 9#; also 6b (not hung)
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild


Appleton, Oxfordshire
Workshop Campanile (The Balscote Ring)
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 0-1-8 5513.0 F 9.50" 1997 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
2 0-1-6 4906.0 Eb 9.50" 1997 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
3 0-1-6 4672.0 D 10.13" 1958 Mears & Stainbank F
4 0-1-6 4131.5 C 10.50" 1958 Mears & Stainbank F
5 0-1-14 3639.5 Bb 11.00" 1957 (JT & Co pp) Gillett & Johnston F
6 0-1-14 3487.0 A 11.50" 1963 Mears & Stainbank F
7 0-2-0 3088.5 G 12.56" 1952 Gillett & Johnston F
8 0-2-14 2752.5 F 13.63" 1952 Gillett & Johnston F
9 0-2-25 2441.0 Eb 15.00" 1958 Mears & Stainbank F
10 1-0-0 2327.0 D 16.25" 1952 Gillett & Johnston F
11 1-0-20 2064.0 C 17.50" 1952 Gillett & Johnston F
12 1-2-16 1840.0 Bb 19.75" 1958 Mears & Stainbank F
2# 0-1-6 5170.0 E 9.56" 1969 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F
4# 0-1-6 4375.0 C# 10.44" 1964 Mears & Stainbank F
5# 0-1-13 3874.5 B 10.94" 1963 Mears & Stainbank F
8# 0-2-9 2908.5 F# 13.63" 1963 Mears & Stainbank F
9# 0-3-7 2584.0 E 14.69" 1952 Gillett & Johnston F
6b 0-2-9 Ab 12.13" 1957 (JT & Co pp) Gillett & Johnston
Source: M Williams(Higby, Bagley, Wilby); S Bond; M Walker; CJP; TimJ

Contributed by: Michael Williams
Last updated: 24/11/2011

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