Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Holy Cross, Hoggeston, Buckinghamshire
Place Hoggeston
Holy Cross
Grid Ref SP808250
Postcode MK18 3LH
Lat, Long 51.91796, -0.82613Locate 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 II* by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 6 cwt in B♭See below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 14226
Ring of 3, tenor 6 cwt in B♭
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 6 cwt (~670 lb or ~300 kg) in B♭
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4
TowerBase ID 6869
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4½ cwt E♭ 27.50" 1585† Robert III Newcombe & Bartholomew Atton Y N
2 5¾ cwt C 30.00" c1540† John White Y N
3 6 cwt B♭ 33.00" 1669 Anthony Chandler Y N
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus ¾ cwt E 11.00" c1310† ? Wokingham foundry R
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 of 3 Timber unidentified 5.H 3.1
Update log
25/07/2019 Tuning description added [TimJ via e-mail]
10/07/2019 Tenor note / ring key added [JCB(Smith Bucks BB) via pNBR]
02/07/2019 1-3: note,canons,turning frameid added; frame info added [John Baldwin via database]
02/07/2019 Sct: note,(app)date,(app)wt added [John Baldwin via database]