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Place Great Shefford
S Mary
Grid Ref SU380753
Lat, Long 51.47611, -1.45415 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode RG17 7DZ
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County Berkshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 2157 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2012 by Whites of Appleton
Tuned 2012
Tenor 7-0-7 (791lb or 359kg) in Ab (842.5Hz)
Frames 1 Show Details
Practice Wed (check with contact)
Additional information Anticlockwise; round tower
URL http://www.greatshefford.org.uk/
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild


Great Shefford, Berkshire
S Mary
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-3-15 1392.0 F 24.75" 1870 Mears & Stainbank R 4
2 3-1-22 1265.0 Eb 26.00" c1781 Robert I Wells Y 8
3 3-2-22 1111.5 Db 28.13" 1870 Mears & Stainbank R 4
4 3-3-24 1061.5 C 29.13" 1662 William III Purdue Y 8
5 4-3-15 917.0 Bb 32.00" 1870 Mears & Stainbank R 4
6 7-0-7 842.5 Ab 36.25" 1735 John & R Cor Y 8
Source: P Davies(Sharpe,Bks); M Walker; ShTrust info

Contributed by: [Peter Davies]
Last updated: 29/11/2012