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Place Bierton
S James Gt
Grid Ref SP836152
Lat, Long 51.82973, -0.78799 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode HP22 5DG
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County Buckinghamshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 470 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1972 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tuned 1972
Tenor 12-0-27 (1371lb or 622kg) in F# (740.0Hz)
Frames 2 Show Details
Practice Fri 20:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Rung from chancel crossing; county books / pNBR info discrepant
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Updates 15/05/2019: Discrepancy wrt Smith (Bucks BB) re wt of sanctus flagged [TimJ via JCB]

Bierton, Buckinghamshire
S James Gt
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-3-16 D# 30.00" 1816 John Briant R N
2 6-2-4 C# 32.25" 1816 John Briant R N
3 7-0-20 B 34.25" 1816 John Briant R N
4 7-3-3 A# 35.00" 1816 John Briant R N
5 9-2-13 G# 38.25" 1816 John Briant R N
6 12-0-27 740.0 F# 42.25" 1809 John Briant R 8
Sanctus 1-2-16 A# 20.00" 1678 Richard III Chandler Y
Source: P Davies(Cocks); P Denton (twr info); JCB(Bucks BB:Smith)

Contributed by: [Peter Davies]
Last updated: 22/04/2019