Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S James, Fulmer, Buckinghamshire
Place Fulmer
S James
Grid Ref SU998856
Postcode SL3 6HD
Lat, Long 51.56127, -0.56034Locate 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 6 (full circle ring), tenor 7¾ cwt in ASee below
Other bellsSee below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Oxford Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 17093
Ring of 6, tenor 7¾ cwt in A
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 7¾ cwt (~870 lb or ~390 kg) in A (877.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Mon
Additional information County books / pNBR info discrepant
TowerBase ID 1977View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3½ cwt 1451.0 F♯ 24.50" c1545† John Saunders Y 4
2 3¾ cwt 1324.5 E 25.75" 1741 Thomas Lester R 4
3 4¼ cwt 1179.5 D 27.75" 1884 John Warner & Sons Y 4
4 3-2-23 1100.0 C♯ 28.00" 1969 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
5 5¼ cwt 963.5 B 30.25" 1617† Richard Eldridge Y 4
6 7¾ cwt 877.0 A 34.00" 1884 John Warner & Sons D 4
Other bells
Bells Edit details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
Unused ¼ cwt G 8.75" A
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 of 6 c1884 Timber ? Local labour/guild/assn 6.A/6.B 6.4
Update log
04/07/2019 pNBR discrepancy with Bucks BB,p222 noted [TimJ (after liaison with Matthew Smith) via pNBR]
04/07/2019 4: turning amended [Tim Jackson via 00013500]
03/07/2019 1-6: nominal added [Tim Jackson via 00013493]
08/06/2019 1-6: turning,frameid added; Dis: added; frame info added [John Baldwin via database]
08/06/2019 3,6: canons added; 1,5: canons amended [John Baldwin via database]