Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary, Addington, Buckinghamshire
Place Addington
S Mary
Grid Ref SP742284
Postcode MK18 2JR
Lat, Long 51.94995, -0.92103Locate 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 2See below
Dove tower ID 15232
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♭ (951.5 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1-3 of 5
TowerBase ID 6871
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4½ cwt 1142.5 D♭ 28.50" 1870 John Warner & Sons Y N
2 5 cwt 1018.5 C♭ 31.00" 1656 Anthony Chandler Y N
3 6 cwt 951.5 B♭ 34.50" 1626 Robert Atton Y N
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Sanctus ¼ cwt 2281.5 D♭ 10.25" c1799 (unidentified) Y N
Details of frames
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 of 3 c1820 Timber ? Local labour/guild/assn 5.C 3.1
1A Sanctus Timber unidentified 1
Update log
22/04/2019 Tenor wt amended [Smith: Bucks Bells & Belfries via pNBR]
22/04/2019 all: wt amended; Sct: founder,turning,frameid added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
21/04/2019 fr1A: info added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
17/04/2019 1-3: frameid,turning added; fr1: info added [John Baldwin via database]