North Bucks Branch Archive Project

Main Branch site:

Branch site

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:

Web development - Oct 2020

Contribution to the Zoom discussions about the History of Little Horwood's bells has prompted the development of a set of map pages.

These show the activity of the bell founders both in our area and outside.

Little WoolstoneHoly Trinity3
An unringable ring of 3. The whole wooden structure of the roof moves with the bells.

Fastest peal

Longest peal(s)

Branch events here:

 The church viewed from the car park
DescriptionThe church viewed from the car park
Approx Date1999
Full report 

Who has circled the tower to peals:

Who has rung the most peals here:

 Documented NoteDocumented Note SourceRecorded NoteWeightDiameterCast by
1    - - 25½Anthony Chandler in 1662
2    - - 28⅛Anthony Chandler in 1662
3    - - 30½Anthony Chandler in 1662
The figures below show the difference, in cents, between each bell and what it should be to be in tune with the tenor.
A positive figure shows that the bell is sharp, a negative figure shows that it is flat. There are 100 cents between notes on the scale.

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