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Place Sparsholt
Holy Cross
Grid Ref SU346875
Lat, Long 51.58568, -1.50106
Postcode OX12 9PU
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County Oxfordshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 4524 See Felstead Peals
Bells 4 (see below)
Tenor 10½cwt (~1180lb or ~530kg) in A (853.5Hz)
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Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild


Sparsholt, Oxfordshire
Holy Cross
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5cwt 1149.5 D 29.75" 1578† Joseph Carter R
2 5-3-26 1095.0 C# 32.00" 1914 Mears & Stainbank F
3 7¾cwt 975.5 B 35.75" 1578† Joseph Carter R
4 10½cwt 853.5 A 40.00" 1603† Joseph Carter R
Source: A Marchant(twr info); Sharpe(Berks); CBC; M Walker(WoA);
P Denton

Contributed by: Andrew Marchant
Last updated: 09/11/2011

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