Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Nicholas, Idbury, Oxfordshire
Place Idbury
S Nicholas
Grid Ref SP236200
Postcode OX7 6RU
Lat, Long 51.87846, -1.65848Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Oxfordshire
Country England
Diocese Oxford
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 3 (full circle ring), tenor 8¾ cwt in ASee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 2See below
Dove tower ID 14864
Ring of 3, tenor 8¾ cwt in A
Bells 3 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 8¾ cwt (~980 lb or ~440 kg) in A (874.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
TowerBase ID 6829
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5¼ cwt 1082.0 C♯ 30.00" 1749 Abel Rudhall R 4
2 6¾ cwt 948.5 B 33.13" c1420† Worcester foundry R 4
3 8¾ cwt 874.0 A 36.25" c1420† Worcester foundry R 4
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus 1 cwt D 17.25" c1320† Rufford predecessor Y N
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
9 Sanctus Stone unidentified
1 1,2,3 of 3 c1860 Composite Henry Bond 7.C.c 3.3
Update log
Last updated: 10/12/2018