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Place Brightwell
S Agatha
Grid Ref SU577908
Lat, Long 51.61314, -1.16681 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode OX10 0RU
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.61343, -1.16551 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Oxfordshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 729 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2016 by Whites of Appleton
Tuned 2016
Tenor 9-3-3 (1095lb or 497kg) in G# (810.0Hz)
Frames 2 (see below)
Practice Tue
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild


Brightwell, Oxfordshire
S Agatha
Bells Hide Details
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 Fx 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
Sanctus A# 10.50" (unidentified) Y
Source: P Davies(CB Berks; twr board); M Walker(WofA)
JCB (ShTr, CB Bks,p343)

Contributed by: [Peter Davies]
Last updated: 09/08/2016


Brightwell, Oxfordshire
S Agatha
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,5,6,7,8 1808 Oak unidentified
2 3,4 1969 Oak Whites of Appleton
Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 22/09/2015