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Place Wheatley
S Mary V
Grid Ref SP596057
Lat, Long 51.74764, -1.13681 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode OX33 1LZ
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 51.74731, -1.13667 (See Google Map) Edit details
Lieutenancy area Oxfordshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 5429 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 | Supply Details
Overhauled 1996 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Tuned 1996
Tenor 9-3-10 (1102lb or 500kg) in A♭ (821.0Hz)
Frames 1 (see below)
Practice Fri
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild


Wheatley, Oxfordshire
S Mary V
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-2-3 1381.0 F 26.69" 1996 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 4-2-25 1230.0 E♭ 28.75" 1794 John Briant R 4
3 5-1-15 1098.5 D♭ 30.50" 1794 John Briant Y 4
4 5-1-0 1038.5 C 30.75" 1794 John Briant Y 4
5 6-3-27 923.0 B♭ 33.75" 1794 John Briant Y 4
6 9-3-10 821.0 A♭ 37.75" 1996 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
Sanctus 0-0-20 9.00" Olovyanishnikova Y 4
Source: M Walker(twr records, WBF data); M Chester(twr website)

Contributed by: Mark Walker
Last updated: 03/12/2013


Wheatley, Oxfordshire
S Mary V
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,Sanctus c1799 Oak John Briant 6.1
Contributed by: Mark Walker
Last updated: 20/04/2011