Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Michael & All Angels, Thornton, Buckinghamshire
Place Thornton
S Michael & All Angels
Grid Ref SP752362
Postcode MK17 0HJ
Lat, Long 52.01943, -0.90554Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Buckinghamshire
Country England
Ownership Churches Conservation Trust
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 15 cwt in GSee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 17079
Ring of 3, tenor 15 cwt in G
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 15 cwt (~1680 lb or ~760 kg) in G (765.0 Hz)
Additional information Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4
TowerBase ID 7300
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 8½ cwt 929.5 B♭ 35.88" c1315† (unidentified) Y
2 11 cwt 852.0 A 38.00" 1635† Richard I Chandler Y
3 15 cwt 765.0 G 43.00" c1430† Richard Hille Y
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 Timber unidentified
Update log
Last updated: 14/10/2017