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Cath Ch of Christ, Oxford, Oxfordshire
Place Oxford
Cath Ch of Christ
Shown in County Lists as Oxford Cath
Grid Ref SP515059
Lat, Long 51.74983, -1.25524Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode OX1 1DP
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.75021, -1.25677
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Lieutenancy area Oxfordshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 12, tenor 31-0-23 in DSee below
Frames 3See below
Also Toilet
URL http://oxfordsociety.org.uk/
Affiliation Oxford Society
Ring of 12, tenor 31-0-23 in D
TowerBase 3793View Felstead peals
Bells 12Edit details
Tenor 31-0-23 (3495 lb or 1585 kg) in D (574.5Hz)
Practice Thu (1st, 3rd, 5th)
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 <4-3-8 1738.5 A 25.50" 1952 Mears & Stainbank R
2 <5-1-18 1564.0 G 27.00" 1952 Mears & Stainbank R
3 5¾cwt 1452.0 F♯ 28.50" 1698 Abraham I Rudhall R
4 6cwt 1280.5 E 29.50" 1698 Abraham I Rudhall R
5 6¼cwt 1144.5 D 31.50" 1747 Abel Rudhall R
6 6-2-20 1087.5 C♯ 32.00" 1741 Abel Rudhall R 4
7 8cwt 969.5 B 34.50" 1640 Ellis I Knight R 4
8 9-2-4 869.5 A 38.00" 1897 Mears & Stainbank R
9 12cwt 778.0 G 41.50" c1410† John Bird Y 4
10 16½cwt 728.0 F♯ 46.00" c1410† John Bird R
11 19¾cwt 646.0 E 48.50" 1740 Abel Rudhall R
12 31-0-23 574.5 D 56.00" 1589† (unidentified) R
Litany 1½cwt 1566.0 G 20.50" c1450† (unidentified) Y
Bourdon 124½cwt 450.0 A 85.00" 1680 Christopher Hodson Y 8
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
9 Bourdon Oak unidentified 1.
2 3,5 1897 Cast iron unidentified 2.
1 1,2,4,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,Litany 1872 Oak unidentified 10.