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S Mary V, Ashbury, Oxfordshire
Place Ashbury
S Mary V
Grid Ref SU265849
Lat, Long 51.56246, -1.61889Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode SN6 8LZ
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.56291, -1.61937
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Lieutenancy area Oxfordshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 13½ cwt in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 13½ cwt in F♯
TowerBase 163View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 13½ cwt (~1510 lb or ~690 kg) in F♯ (722.0Hz)
Practice Thu (1st, 3rd)
Additional information PN alternates with Bishopstone; anticlockwise
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-1-9 1228.5 D♯ 1873 Mears & Stainbank
2 5¾cwt 1090.0 C♯ 1733 Henry III Bagley
3 6½cwt 971.5 B 1733 Henry III Bagley
4 8cwt 910.0 A♯ 1733 Henry III Bagley
5 10½cwt 849.5 G♯ 1845 W & J Taylor
6 13½cwt 722.0 F♯ 43.50" 1845 W & J Taylor
Sanctus ¾cwt F 1800 James Wells
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 Timber unidentified