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
WhaddonSt Mary6
Recently re-hung
Peals12
Quarters41
Members7

Fastest peal

TimeDate
2h, 40mMarch 10, 1991
2h, 41mApril 18, 1936

Longest peal(s)

Branch events here:

DateEventNotes
December 2, 2016Bob doubles, plain hunt and call changes 
November 4, 2016Bob doubles, plain hunt and call changes 
October 7, 2016Bob doubles, plain hunt and call changes 
September 2, 2016Bob doubles, plain hunt and call changes 
December 4, 2015Bob doubles, plain hunt and call changes 
June 20, 2015Summer Social & Striking Competition 
December 5, 2014Call Changes & Plain Hunt 
December 6, 2013Call Changes and Plain Hunt Practice 
December 7, 2012Rounds and Call Change Practice 
December 7, 2012Rounds and Call Change Practice 
12
Photos
 1990
12

Who has circled the tower to peals:

Who has rung the most peals here:

RingerPealsMost Recent
W Jones3May 15, 1937
Andrew Haseldine3August 29, 2011
Frederick Hobbs3May 15, 1937
Richard Haseldine3January 27, 2007
Julie A Haseldine2August 29, 2011
Terry J Streeter2March 10, 1991
Herbert F Justice2January 25, 1930
Harry Sear2November 3, 1928
Herbert C Edwards1February 4, 1928
Fred J Dormer1May 15, 1937
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 Documented NoteDocumented Note SourceRecorded NoteWeightDiameterCast by
1E  4 - 1 - 927Gillett & Johnston in 1927
2D  5 - 0 - 828⅞Gillett & Johnston in 1927
3C  6 - 0 - 231¼Gillett & Johnston in 1927
4B  7 - 0 - 2533½Gillett & Johnston in 1927
5A  10 - 0 - 2437½Gillett & Johnston in 1927
6GDove 14 - 2 - 2542¼Gillett & Johnston in 1927

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