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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News from Bletchley

The Fenny Stratford and Bletchley newspaper from the end of Victoria's reign provides a detailed insight into the formation of the Bletchley band

A new newspaper in the 1930's continues the story.

LathburyAll Saints5
No ringing at present due to suspected frame movement

Fastest peal

Longest peal(s)

Branch events here:


Who has circled the tower to peals:

Who has rung the most peals here:

 Documented NoteDocumented Note SourceRecorded NoteWeightDiameterCast by
1  D - - 28⅛Gillett & Johnston in 1906
2  C - - 29¾Edward Hall in 1731
3  D#/Eb - - 32Newcombe in 1614
4  D - - 34½James Keene in 1627
5G#DoveG11 - 0 - 038¾James Keene in 1629
Bellframes Type 8.1.B - a
"Lowside" frame with braces
Day of Eye 1902-1912
Mears & Stainbank (Whitechapel) 1906-c1930
Gillett & Johnston of Croydon 1906-1947
Warner of London, 1912

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