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
TyringhamSt Peter5
 
Peals5
Quarters27
Members3

Fastest peal

TimeDate
2h, 44mAugust 13, 1983
2h, 52mJanuary 11, 1908

Longest peal(s)

Branch events here:

DateEventNotes
September 17, 2004Branch Practice 
April 19, 2002Branch PracticeCarters Doubles
April 14, 2000Branch PracticeSpecial Methods: Union Bob and Antelope
Photos
 1907
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Who has circled the tower to peals:

Who has rung the most peals here:

RingerPealsMost Recent
Fred Orchard2December 9, 1956
Arthur R Armstrong2December 9, 1956
Cecil Sharp2December 9, 1956
Edith Sharp2December 9, 1956
Victor S Adams2December 9, 1956
Alan C Cozens1August 13, 1983
Amos Smart1May 19, 1928
William Stock1May 19, 1928
B Douglas Hird1August 13, 1983
W Sharp1May 19, 1928
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 Documented NoteDocumented Note SourceRecorded NoteWeightDiameterCast by
1  C#/Db - - 29¾James Keene in 1629
2  B - - 32Richard Chandler III in 1720
3  A#/Bb - - 33¾James Keene in 1629
4  G#/Ab - - 37½Thomas Russell in 1735
5F#DoveG13 - 0 - 041¼Richard Chandler III in 1708

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