Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Holy Cross, Slapton, Buckinghamshire
Place Slapton
Holy Cross
Grid Ref SP937206
Lat, Long 51.87688, -0.64025Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode LU7 9DA
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Lieutenancy area Buckinghamshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 5 U/R, tenor 10-3-14 in ESee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Ring of 5, tenor 10-3-14 in E
TowerBase 4434View Felstead peals
Bells 5 U/REdit details
Tenor 10-3-14 (1218 lb or 552 kg) in E (653.5Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; Future plans: to become 6
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Nu1 5-2-7 C♯ 30.00" 1846 Charles & George Mears
1 5-2-1 964.0 B 31.50" 1852 Charles & George Mears Y N
2 6½cwt 887.0 A 33.25" 1681 George Chandler Y 4
Nu3 7-2-6 G♯ 34.75" 1846 Charles & George Mears
3 7-2-16 830.5 G♯ 35.50" 1889 Mears & Stainbank Y N
4 9¼cwt 728.5 F♯ 37.88" 1715 George Chandler Y 4
5 10-3-14 653.5 E 41.50" 1889 Mears & Stainbank Y N
Sanctus ¾cwt D 13.00" 1912 Thomas Bond F N
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5 Wood/CI unidentified 7.A.a 5.1