Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Hardmead, Buckinghamshire
Place Hardmead
S Mary
Grid Ref SP934476
Postcode MK16 9JZ
Lat, Long 52.11959, -0.63595Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav No optimised destination for satellite navigation has been submittedAdd details
Lieutenancy area Buckinghamshire
Country England
Ownership Friends of Friendless Churches
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 8 cwt in ASee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 11123
Ring of 3, tenor 8 cwt in A
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 8 cwt (~900 lb or ~410 kg) in A (875.5 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information One bell (or more) cracked or broken; one or more bells not hung; unringable
TowerBase ID 7173
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5¼ cwt C♯ 29.50" c1499† Robert Chamberlain Y
2 7¼ cwt 977.5 B 35.00" c1599† (unidentified) Y N
3 8 cwt 875.5 A 36.25" c1399† ? William Rufford Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 2,3 c1590 Timber unidentified 5.H
Update log
01/07/2019 2,3: frameid,turning added; frame info added [John Baldwin via database]