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:

Three "new" bells

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


TowerDedicationBellsmp3
ThornboroughSt Mary the Virgin5
The branches only ring of steel bells
Peals4
Quarters81
Members0

Fastest peal

TimeDate
2h, 53mJune 22, 1991
2h, 59mMarch 29, 2008

Longest peal(s)

Branch events here:

DateEventNotes
May 15, 2009Branch Practice 
September 3, 2005Quarterly MeetingEvening Ringing: Beachampton
May 16, 2003Branch Practice 
March 16, 2001Branch PracticeFocus on Rounds and Call Changes
Photos
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Who has circled the tower to peals:

Who has rung the most peals here:

RingerPealsMost Recent
John Hearne2March 29, 2008
William J Stungo2March 29, 2008
Peter G Ellis1June 22, 1991
B Douglas Hird1October 7, 1989
Colin M Turner1June 22, 1991
David G Goodger1October 7, 1989
George W Holland1October 7, 1989
Keith Abbot1January 17, 2004
Andrew M Farmer1June 22, 1991
Nicholas D Soanes1March 29, 2008
12
 Documented NoteDocumented Note SourceRecorded NoteWeightDiameterCast by
1    - -  Naylor Vickers in 1860
2    - -  Naylor Vickers in 1861
3    - -  Naylor Vickers in 1860
4    - -  Naylor Vickers in 1860
5GDove 11 - 3 - 23 Naylor Vickers in 1861

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