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Place Great Missenden
S Peter & S Paul
Grid Ref SP900010
Lat, Long 51.70082, -0.69908 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode HP16 0BA
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Lieutenancy area Buckinghamshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 2143 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 | Supply Details
Overhauled 1990 by John Taylor & Co
Tenor 24-1-25 (2741lb or 1243kg) in D (586.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Practice Wed 20:00
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet
URL http://www.missendenchurch.org.uk/Groups/290688/Bell_Ringing.aspx
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Updates 21/02/2020: URL amended TimJ (REMRKS266) [www.missendenchurch.org.uk/belfry/ringing.php not found via e-mail]


Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire
S Peter & S Paul
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-3-18 1174.0 D 31.00" 1990 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F N
2 7-1-7 1110.0 C♯ 32.00" 1990 John Taylor Bellfounders Ltd F N
3 6-3-18 990.0 B 33.75" 1692 Richard Keene R 8
4 9-0-16 881.0 A 37.00" 1603† Joseph Carter R 8
5 12-0-8 784.0 G 41.88" 1640 Ellis I Knight R 8
6 13-2-22 739.0 F♯ 44.00" 1824 Thomas II Mears R 8
7 21-1-0 660.0 E 48.75" 1623 Ellis I Knight R 8
8 24-1-25 586.0 D 53.00" 1840 Thomas II Mears R 4
Sanctus 1cwt D 16.50" 1782 ? Chapman & Mears R
Source: P Davies(Cocks; twr website); A Higson; P Denton;
TimJ/JCB(Smith Bucks BB)

Contributed by: [Peter Davies]
Last updated: 26/06/2019


Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire
S Peter & S Paul
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1990 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h NonStd
Contributed by: Philip Denton
Last updated: 26/06/2019