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S Matthew, Harwell, Oxfordshire
Place Harwell
S Matthew
Grid Ref SU492890
Lat, Long 51.59779, -1.29006Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode OX11 0HL
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Lieutenancy area Oxfordshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 16-1-26 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
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]
Ring of 8, tenor 16-1-26 in E
TowerBase 2319View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1932 by John Taylor & Co
Tenor 16-1-26 (1846 lb or 837 kg) in E (664.0Hz)
Practice Thu (1st, 3rd)
Additional information PN shared: Chilton; Harwell
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
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,Sanctus 1932 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 8.3