Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nicholas, Beedon, Berkshire
Place Beedon
S Nicholas
Grid Ref SU482781
Postcode RG20 8SW
Lat, Long 51.50003, -1.30666Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Berkshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 6¼ cwt in BSee below
Frames 2See below
URL http://www.bellsnearnewbury.org.uk/towerlist
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 6¼ cwt in B
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 6¼ cwt (~700 lb or ~320 kg) in B (980.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
TowerBase 390View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-17 1613.0 G♯ 23.75" 1922 Mears & Stainbank F N
2 3-1-25 1479.0 F♯ 24.75" 1899 Mears & Stainbank Y N
3 3-2-1 1308.0 E 25.75" 1683 Samuel Knight Y 4
4 3-3-14 1223.5 D♯ 27.00" 1922 Mears & Stainbank F N
5 4½cwt 1090.0 C♯ 28.50" 1675 Henry III Knight Y 4
6 6¼cwt 980.5 B 32.00" 1615 Henry I Knight Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1 1922 Steel & cast iron Mears & Stainbank
1 2,3,4,5,6 c1899 Oak unidentified