Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael, Great Oakley, Northamptonshire
Place Great Oakley
S Michael
Grid Ref SP871858
Lat, Long 52.46367, -0.71920Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode NN18 8HN
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Lieutenancy area Northamptonshire
Country England
Diocese Peterborough
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 3, tenor 5-2-18 in BSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
Updates 11/01/2020: Being augmented to 5 [TimJ(#259 info Matthew Higby) via e-mail]
Ring of 3, tenor 5-2-18 in B
TowerBase 6514
Bells 3Edit details
Tenor 5-2-18 (634 lb or 288 kg) in B (1005.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Future plans: to become 5
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 Nu1,Nu2,1,2,3 1953 Metal John Taylor & Co