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.


Latest on this site:

Three "new" bells

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


TowerDedicationBellsmp3
Lillingstone LovellThe Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary6
Recently augmented to 6
Peals4
Quarters35
Members8

Fastest peal

TimeDate
2h, 18mApril 30, 1989
2h, 27mAugust 14, 1963

Longest peal(s)

Branch events here:

DateEventNotes
December 10, 2016Branch Practice & Xmas Social 
March 1, 2014Branch AGM 
April 21, 2012Branch Practice 
March 17, 2006Branch PracticeSpecial Method: Erin Doubles
September 2, 2000Quarterly Meeting 
Photos
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Who has circled the tower to peals:

Who has rung the most peals here:

RingerPealsMost Recent
George W Holland2November 17, 1967
William A Yates2November 17, 1967
Andrew A Ward1April 30, 1989
Bernard J Stone1April 30, 1989
Charles E Truman1August 14, 1963
Colin M Turner1April 30, 1989
David Burbridge1August 14, 1963
Doreen Spokes1January 24, 1953
A J Stamton1August 14, 1963
J George Shellard1November 17, 1967
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 Documented NoteDocumented Note SourceRecorded NoteWeightDiameterCast by
1G#Weight Board 2 - 3 - 623Whitechapel in 2011
2F#Weight Board 2 - 3 - 1223½Taylor in 1952
3EWeight Board 2 - 3 - 2624½Alexander Rigby in 1693
4DWeight Board 3 - 2 - 326½Alexander Rigby in 1693
5C#Weight Board 4 - 2 - 928¾Alexander Rigby in 1693
6BWeight Board 6 - 2 - 032½Alexander Rigby in 1693

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