Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Shaw, Berkshire
Place Shaw
S Mary
Grid Ref SU474683
Postcode RG14 2DR
Lat, Long 51.41174, -1.31877Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Berkshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 7-0-12 in ASee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 2See below
Also Toilet
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 11896
Ring of 6, tenor 7-0-12 in A
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 7-0-12 (796 lb or 361 kg) in A
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information No regular ringing
TowerBase ID 4315View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-1-14 F♯ 24.00" 1925 Mears & Stainbank F N
2 4-0-2 E 27.38" 1902 John Warner & Sons R N
3 4-0-22 D 28.88" 1878 John Warner & Sons R N
4 5-0-13 C♯ 30.00" c1540† John Saunders Y Y
5 6-3-0 B 32.75" 1631 Ellis I Knight Y Y
6 7-0-12 A 35.88" 1878 John Warner & Sons R N
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus G♯ 1751 James Burrough Y N
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
2 1,2 of 6 Steel unidentified
1 3,4,5,6,Sanctus of other bells Steel unidentified
Update log
03/10/2020 1,3,4,6: diam amended; 2,3,6: canons amended; 1-5: wt amended [David Sloman via 00014028]
08/05/2019 PN info removed: no local band [Jake Reid via e-mail]
08/05/2019 all: turning added; Sct: canon info,frameid added [Jake Reid via 00013408]
07/05/2019 Postcode amended (from RG14 2AA) [Geoff Pullin via e-mail]