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Place Great Oakley
S Michael
Grid Ref SP871858
Lat, Long 52.46367, -0.71920 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode NN18 8HN
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County Northamptonshire
Country England
Diocese Peterborough
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 6514
Bells 3 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 5-2-18 (634lb or 288kg) in B (1005.5Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Also Ground floor ringing chamber; toilet
Additional information To become 5
Updates 11/01/2020: Being augmented to 5 [TimJ(#259 info Matthew Higby) via e-mail]


Great Oakley, Northamptonshire
S Michael
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Nu1 2-1-25 1511.8 F# 22.75" 1911 John Warner & Sons R N
Nu2 2-2-21 1355.9 E 23.75" 1948 Gillett & Johnston R N
1 3-3-3 1270.5 D# 26.38" 1626 Hugh II Watts Y Y
2 4-2-24 1131.0 C# 28.88" c1595† Newcombe & Watts Y Y
3 5-2-18 1005.5 B 30.75" 1634 Hugh II Watts Y Y
Sanctus 0-2-11 2591.0 E 13.38" 1953 John Taylor & Co Y N
Source: M Chester(Ch guide); Pearson; D Kelly; P Denton; A Higson; JCB;
TimJ(#284); M Higby

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 31/05/2020