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Place Islip
S Nicholas
Grid Ref SP526140
Lat, Long 51.82297, -1.23764 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode OX5 2TA
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.82325, -1.23848 (See Google Map) Edit details
County Oxfordshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 2686 See Felstead Peals
Bells 8 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 1992 by Whites of Appleton
Tuned 1992
Tenor 8-1-7 (931lb or 422kg) in G (785.0Hz)
Practice Tue
Also Toilet
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild


Islip, Oxfordshire
S Nicholas
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-3-21 1569.5 G 24.00" 1956 Mears & Stainbank
2 3-0-12 1478.5 F# 25.00" 1956 Mears & Stainbank
3 4-0-11 1319.5 E 1859 George Mears
4 4-2-17 1174.5 D 1859 George Mears
5 5-1-26 1047.0 C 1859 George Mears
6 5-2-10 987.5 B 1859 George Mears
7 6-2-13 880.5 A 1859 George Mears
8 8-1-7 785.0 G 38.50" 1859 George Mears
Sanctus 1cwt 1723.5 A 18.00" 1652† James Keene
Source: K Grant(WofA); Sharpe(CB Oxon); CBC; P Denton; D Sloman

Contributed by: Kathryn Grant
Last updated: 01/06/2018