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Place Letcombe Bassett
S Michael & All Angels
Grid Ref SU373849
Lat, Long 51.56186, -1.46229 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode OX12 9LP
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County Oxfordshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 6123
Bells 3 (see below) | Edit Details
Tenor 4-1-7 (483lb or 219kg) in C (1076.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Updates 19/06/2020: Restoration work complete [Mark Walker (WofA) via e-mail]
19/02/2020: Tenor wt amended (from app 5cwt) [Mark Walker (WofA) via pNBR]
18/02/2020: Being rehung with new fittings in existing frame [Mark Walker (WoA) via e-mail]


Letcombe Bassett, Oxfordshire
S Michael & All Angels
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-2-24 1319.0 E 24.25" 1576† William II Knight Y 8
2 2-2-20 1173.0 *D 26.75" 1576† William II Knight Y 8
3 4-1-7 1076.0 C 29.13" 1726 Oliver Cor Y 8
Source: P Davies(Sharpe); CBC; D Sloman; M Walker(WoA)

Contributed by: [Peter Davies]
Last updated: 19/02/2020


Letcombe Bassett, Oxfordshire
S Michael & All Angels
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 1926 Oak Richard White
Contributed by: David Sloman
Last updated: 28/05/2017