Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S James Gt, Hanslope, Buckinghamshire
Place Hanslope
S James Gt
Grid Ref SP803467
Postcode MK19 7LR
Lat, Long 52.11295, -0.82765Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Buckinghamshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 18-3-23 in E♭See below
Frames 3See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 11622
Ring of 8, tenor 18-3-23 in E♭
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 18-3-23 (2123 lb or 963 kg) in E♭ (626.0 Hz)
Practice Thu
Overhauled 2020 by Whites of Appleton
1994 by Eayre & Smith
TowerBase ID 2267View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5-0-9 1255.2 E♭ 29.00" 1947 Mears & Stainbank F 8
2 5-2-16 1174.8 D 30.06" 1947 Mears & Stainbank F 8
3 6-1-15 1048.4 C 30.88" 1906 Alfred Bowell F 4
4 7-2-20 937.6 B♭ 34.75" 1815 Robert Taylor R 8
5 7-2-18 838.0 A♭ 36.00" 1752 Edward and William Hall R 8
6 9-2-10 784.2 G 38.00" 1906 Alfred Bowell F 8
7 13-2-11 701.0 F 42.25" 1626 Robert Atton R 8
8 18-3-23 626.0 E♭ 49.25" 1814 John Briant R 8
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1891 Composite John Taylor & Co 7.A.a 6.1
2A 1947 Timber Whites of Appleton 6.A 8.3
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 2020 Cast iron Whites of Appleton
Update log
28/09/2020 Restoration work complete (Tune exc tenor; rehang in new 10-bell frame; new fittings) [Graham Clifton, WoA via Email]
19/06/2020 Tenor wt now 18-3-23 [Mark Walker (WofA) via pNBR]
19/06/2020 1-8: wt amended; 1-6: nominal amended; 2-5: diam amended [Mark Walker via 00013845]
19/06/2020 fr1 >> fr2; fr1A >> fr2A; (new)fr1: details added [Mark Walker via 00013845]
19/06/2020 3,4: frameid amended [Mark Walker via 00013845]
15/03/2020 3,4: frameid amended; fr1A: details added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
18/02/2020 Bells at Appleton for rehanging work [Graham Clifton via e-mail]
28/12/2019 1-8: nominal added [Bill Hibbert via e-mail]
24/07/2019 5: founder amended [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
26/06/2019 Tenor wt amended: 19-2-14 was before canon removal [Smith Bucks BB, p249 via pNBR]
26/06/2019 1-8: frameid,canons,turning added; 4,5,7,8: wt amended; [John Baldwin via database]
26/06/2019 5,7: diam added; frame info added [John Baldwin via database]