Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Chilton, Buckinghamshire
Place Chilton
S Mary
Grid Ref SP686116
Postcode HP18 9NA
Lat, Long 51.79894, -1.00551Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav No optimised destination for satellite navigation has been submittedAdd details
Lieutenancy area Buckinghamshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 3 (full circle ring), tenor 7-3-14 in ASee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 2See below
Dove tower ID 10373
Ring of 3, tenor 7-3-14 in A
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 7-3-14 (882 lb or 400 kg) in A (897.5 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Ropes fall in a straight line
TowerBase ID 6771
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-7 1123.0 C♯ 30.00" 1907 Mears & Stainbank D
2 6¼ cwt 1020.0 B 32.00" 1686 Richard Keene Y 4
3 7-3-14 897.5 A 35.75" 1907 Mears & Stainbank D
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus D 16.50" 1686 Richard Keene Y N
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
9 Sanctus c1907 Timber ? Webb and Bennett 2.C
1 1,2,3 of 3 c1686 Timber unidentified 6.D 3.1
Update log
25/05/2019 1,2: canons added; 2,sct: turning added; 3: canons amended; [John Baldwin via database]
25/05/2019 all: frameid added; frame info added [John Baldwin via database]