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:

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.


TowerDedicationBellsmp3
ShalstoneSt Edward the Confessor5
 
Peals5
Quarters27
Members1

Fastest peal

TimeDate
2h, 33mSeptember 23, 1990
2h, 35mJanuary 4, 2007

Longest peal(s)

Branch events here:

DateEventNotes
October 15, 2011Branch Practice 
May 16, 2008Branch Practice 
May 20, 2005Branch PracticeSpecial method: Stedman
Photos
 1999
12

Who has circled the tower to peals:

Who has rung the most peals here:

RingerPealsMost Recent
William A Yates2February 4, 1961
Raymond A Vickers2October 21, 2005
John Townsend1March 10, 1945
Andrew Haseldine1October 21, 2005
Colin M Turner1September 23, 1990
David G Salter1January 4, 2007
Eileen Stevenson1September 23, 1990
Frederick Vickers1February 4, 1961
George Jay1March 10, 1945
George W Holland1February 4, 1961
123
 Documented NoteDocumented Note SourceRecorded NoteWeightDiameterCast by
1    - -  G Mears in 1862
2    - -  G Mears in 1862
3    - -  G Mears in 1862
4    - -  G Mears in 1862
5ADove 8 - 1 - 1 G Mears in 1862

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