North Bucks Branch Archive Project

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The Branch web site contains up to date information about ringing in North Bucks. Much of the information formerly in this site can now be found there.


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Three "new" bells

Three individual bells have been added to the archives. Two are still regularly chimed, the other was thought lost.


TowerDedicationBellsmp3
ChicheleySt Laurence6
 
Peals11
Quarters12
Members0

Fastest peal

TimeDate
2h, 42mAugust 21, 1965
2h, 49mOctober 14, 1905

Longest peal(s)

Branch events here:

DateEventNotes
October 2, 2015Bob doubles, plain hunt and call changes 
April 18, 2015Branch Practice 
April 4, 2014Call Changes & Plain Hunt 
May 3, 2013Call Changes & Plain Hunt Practice 
August 15, 2008Branch PracticeSpecial Method: Durham S Minor
March 18, 2005Branch Practice 
September 20, 2002Branch PracticeCarlisle S Minor
November 19, 1999Branch PracticeSpecial Method: Oxford TB Minor
Photos
 1999
12

Who has circled the tower to peals:

Who has rung the most peals here:

RingerPealsMost Recent
Charles W Clarke4July 8, 1922
Frederick J Mynard3July 12, 1913
William Freeman3June 11, 1910
Cecil A Valentine2May 29, 1920
Frederick W Booth2May 20, 1908
William Sharp2June 11, 1910
Ernest G Mynard2June 11, 1910
Leonard Turner2March 2, 1929
J Lovell2May 20, 1908
George Gutteridge1January 22, 1938
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 Documented NoteDocumented Note SourceRecorded NoteWeightDiameterCast by
1  D#/Eb - - 31Abraham Rudhall 11 in 1718
2  C - - 33Abraham Rudhall 11 in 1718
3  B - - 35Abraham Rudhall 11 in 1718
4  A - - 36½Abraham Rudhall 11 in 1718
5  G - - 40Abraham Rudhall 11 in 1718
6FDoveF16 - 2 - 045Abraham Rudhall 11 in 1718

Classification from "Bellframes - A Practical Guide to Inspection and Recording - C J Pickford 1993"