Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Carfax Tower, Oxford, Oxfordshire
Place Oxford
Carfax Tower
Shown in County Lists as Oxford, Carfax
Grid Ref SP513061
Lat, Long 51.75195, -1.25821Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode OX1 1ET
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Lieutenancy area Oxfordshire
Country England
Ownership Local Authority (Secular)
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 15-0-22 in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://oxfordsociety.org.uk/
Affiliation Oxford Society
Ring of 6, tenor 15-0-22 in F
TowerBase 3792View Felstead peals
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 15-0-22 (1702 lb or 772 kg) in F (682.0Hz)
Additional information Tower of former church of S Martin
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-7 1140.0 D 29.50" 1676 Richard Keene R
2 5-2-1 1018.5 C 31.63" 1676 Richard Keene R
3 6-0-17 907.0 B♭ 33.63" 1678 Richard Keene R
4 8-3-22 854.0 A 36.63" 1676 Richard Keene R
5 11-0-0 764.5 G 40.00" 1676 Richard Keene R
6 15-0-22 682.0 F 44.75" 1676 Richard Keene R
Quarter 1 0-2-10 B♭ 13.50" 1898 John Taylor & Co F
Quarter 2 1-3-12 F 19.00" 1898 John Taylor & Co F
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1898 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 6.