Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Agatha, Brightwell, Oxfordshire
Place Brightwell
S Agatha
Grid Ref SU577908
Postcode OX10 0RU
Lat, Long 51.61314, -1.16681Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.61343, -1.16551
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Lieutenancy area Oxfordshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 9-3-3 in G♯See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 11542
Ring of 8, tenor 9-3-3 in G♯
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 9-3-3 (1095 lb or 497 kg) in G♯ (810.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Tue
Overhauled 2016 by Whites of Appleton
Tuned 2016
TowerBase ID 729View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-22 1621.4 G♯ 24.13" 1968 Mears & Stainbank F N
2 3-1-25 1519.4 F𝄪 24.44" 1968 Mears & Stainbank F N
3 3-2-21 1357.2 E♯ 25.25" 1808 Thomas Mears and Son Y 8
4 4-2-24 1212.1 D♯ 28.19" 1808 Thomas Mears and Son Y 8
5 5-1-12 1082.6 C♯ 30.13" 1808 Thomas Mears and Son Y 8
6 6-0-14 1015.0 B♯ 31.63" 1808 Thomas Mears and Son Y 8
7 7-2-5 906.8 A♯ 34.31" 1808 Thomas Mears and Son Y 8
8 9-3-3 810.0 G♯ 38.81" 1908 Mears & Stainbank R 8
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus A♯ 10.50" (unidentified) Y
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 3,4 of 8 1969 Oak Whites of Appleton
1 1,2,5,6,7,8 of 8 1808 Oak unidentified
Update log
Last updated: 26/12/2016