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Place Compton Parva
S Mary & S Nicholas
Grid Ref SU526796
Lat, Long 51.51344, -1.24322 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode RG20 6RD
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County Berkshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 1287 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1974 by Whites of Appleton
Tenor 9-0-27 (1035lb or 469kg) in Ab (846.0Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Thu
Also Toilet
URL http://www.bellsnearnewbury.org.uk/towerlist
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild


Compton Parva, Berkshire
S Mary & S Nicholas
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4¼cwt 1402.5 F 26.63" 1775 Pack & Chapman Y
2 4¾cwt 1252.5 Eb 28.00" 1775 Pack & Chapman Y
3 5¾cwt 1152.5 Db 30.75" 1775 Pack & Chapman Y
4 6cwt 1067.5 C 31.50" 1775 Pack & Chapman Y
5 7cwt 959.5 Bb 33.38" 1775 Pack & Chapman Y
6 9-0-27 846.0 Ab 37.38" 1775 Pack & Chapman Y
Sanctus ½cwt G 1767 Robert I Wells Y
Source: P Davies(Sharpe, Berks); D Kelly; C Pickford (WofA info);
D Sloman

Contributed by: [Peter Davies]
Last updated: 05/09/2016