Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Peter & S Paul, Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Place Buckingham
S Peter & S Paul
Grid Ref SP694337
Postcode MK18 1EU
Lat, Long 51.99789, -0.98972Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Buckinghamshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 22¾ cwt in DSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Updates 22/05/2019: Tenor note and ring key not C# but D [TimJ(Matthew Smith, Bucks BB,p138f) via e-mail]
Ring of 8, tenor 22¾ cwt in D
Bells 8Edit details
Tenor 22¾ cwt (~2550 lb or ~1160 kg) in D
Overhauled 1907 by Henry Bowell
TowerBase 818View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6cwt D 31.62" 1782 Chapman & Mears R 4
2 7-1-13 C♯ 32.50" 1956 Mears & Stainbank F N
3 7¼cwt B 34.50" 1782 Chapman & Mears R 4
4 8¼cwt A 37.62" 1782 Chapman & Mears R 4
5 10¾cwt G 40.62" 1782 Chapman & Mears R 4
6 11½cwt F♯ 42.50" 1782 Chapman & Mears R 4
7 16cwt E 46.75" 1782 Chapman & Mears R 4
8 22¾cwt D 52.50" 1782 Chapman & Mears R 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1782 Timber unidentified 6.D NonStd