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Place Harwell
S Matthew
Grid Ref SU492890
Lat, Long 51.59779, -1.29006 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode OX11 0HL
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County Oxfordshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 2319 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1932 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tenor 16-1-26 (1846lb or 837kg) in E (664.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Practice Thu (1st, 3rd)
Also Toilet
Additional information PN shared: Chilton; Harwell
URL http://fortran.orpheusweb.co.uk/Bells/habell.htm
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Updates 19/04/2020: Listing Grade changed to I (from II) [TimJ / NHLE via e-mail]


Harwell, Oxfordshire
S Matthew
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-1-24 1331.0 E 27.00" 1932 John Taylor & Co F N
2 4-3-7 1251.0 D# 28.00" 1932 John Taylor & Co F N
3 5-3-11 1116.0 C# 30.50" 1611† William Yare R Y
4 6-3-2 996.0 B 33.50" 1590† Joseph Carter R Y
5 8-0-14 886.5 A 35.75" 1611† William Yare R Y
6 9-3-11 837.0 G# 39.00" 1612† William Yare R Y
7 13-1-27 745.0 F# 42.75" 1597† Joseph Carter R Y
8 16-1-26 664.0 E 46.75" 1612† William Yare R Y
Sanctus 1-2-0 1723.0 F# 19.63" c1770 Robert I Wells Y 4
Source: J Hedgcock(Sharpe); CBC; A Higson; twr website; M Chester;
C Pickford(JT)

Contributed by: [James Hedgcock]
Last updated: 28/05/2019


Harwell, Oxfordshire
S Matthew
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,Sanctus 1932 Cast iron Loughborough Bellfoundry 8.3.A.h 8.3
Contributed by: Andrew Higson
Last updated: 24/07/2009