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Place Burford
S John Bapt
Grid Ref SP253124
Lat, Long 51.80976, -1.63421 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode OX18 4SA
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.80916, -1.63469 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Oxfordshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 847 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 17-3-0 (1988lb or 902kg) in E (651.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Fri
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild


Burford, Oxfordshire
S John Bapt
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-0-2 1302.0 E 29.50" 1771 Matthew III Bagley Y 8
2 6-1-16 1221.0 D# 30.50" 1868 Henry I Bond & Son(s) Y 8
3 7-0-2 1084.0 C# 32.25" 1949 Gillett & Johnston F N
4 8-0-13 976.0 B 34.00" 1949 Gillett & Johnston F N
5 9-0-5 868.0 A 36.00" 1885 Henry I Bond & Son(s) Y 8
6 11-2-26 813.0 G# 39.38" 1635† Henry Neale Y 8
7 13-0-16 731.0 F# 41.75" 1635† Henry Neale R 8
8 17-3-0 651.0 E 46.00" c1330† (unidentified) R 8
Sanctus ¾cwt 2102.0 C 15.25" 1720 Abraham II Rudhall Y N
Unused 1 6-0-21 1086.0 C# 31.00" 1635† Henry Neale R N
Unused 2 7-3-12 970.0 B 33.25" 1635† Henry Neale Y N
Unused 3 3cwt 1344.5 E 23.75" 1662 Edward Neale Y 4
Source: F Sharpe(Oxon); ODG records/A Bull; Dove tenor wt; CJP; P Denton

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 14/11/2012