Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Oakley, Bedfordshire
Place Oakley
S Mary
Grid Ref TL010529
Postcode MK43 7RX
Lat, Long 52.16574, -0.52396Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Bedfordshire
Country England
Diocese St Albans
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 10-0-2 in GSee below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Bedfordshire Association
Ring of 6, tenor 10-0-2 in G
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 10-0-2 (1122 lb or 509 kg) in G (776.0Hz)
Practice Fri
TowerBase 3700View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-0-4 1297.0 E 26.63" 1978 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 4-1-15 1164.0 D 28.00" 1750 Thomas I Eayre R Y
3 4-0-23 1034.0 C 29.75" 1711 (unidentified) R Y
4 6-0-7 971.5 B 32.00" 1900 John Taylor & Co F N
5 6-0-22 873.0 A 34.37" 1842 Thomas II Mears R Y
6 10-0-2 776.0 G 39.00" 1900 John Taylor & Co F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 2,3,4,5,6 1900 [1978] Cast iron [Steel] John Taylor & Co [Whitechapel Bell Foundry] 8.3.C.e 5.4
1A 1 1978 Steel Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd 8.1.F.e 6.4