Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Giles, Chalfont St Giles, Buckinghamshire
Place Chalfont St Giles
S Giles
Grid Ref SU990935
Lat, Long 51.63162, -0.56978Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode HP8 4QF
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Lieutenancy area Buckinghamshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 7-3-15 in GSee below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
URL http://www.chalfontstgilesparishchurch.com/bell-ringing
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Updates 18/05/2019: Treble wt discrepancy wrt Smith noted (pNBR value confirmed) [pNBR value 3-0-15 ex WBF list in tower (per P Denton) via JCB]
Ring of 8, tenor 7-3-15 in G
TowerBase 1002View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1996 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tuned 1996
Tenor 7-3-15 (883lb or 401kg) in G (802.0Hz)
Practice Tue
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information County books / pNBR info discrepant
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-0-15 1603.6 G 24.00" 1983 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 3-2-14 1513.5 F♯ 24.81" 1983 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
3 3-2-25 1349.4 E 26.69" 1764 Lester & Pack R 4
4 3-3-15 1201.0 D 26.94" 1742 Robert Catlin R 8
5 4-3-0 1070.2 C 29.88" 1764 Lester & Pack R 4
6 3-3-23 1010.2 B 29.19" 1820 Thomas II Mears R 4
7 6-1-15 900.0 A 33.06" 1996 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
8 7-3-15 802.0 G 37.56" 1820 Thomas II Mears R 4
Clock ½cwt F 13.50" 1928 Mears & Stainbank F
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 3,4,5,6,7,8 unidentified
1 1,2 1983 Local labour/guild/assn