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 2019

The addition of the official Google API Key for the maps on the tower page should allow this to work again.

Some tidying up of formats and loose ends should help with the appearance of tables.

Archive copies of In Touch have now all been scanned and converted to pdf format so they can all be accessed via the Newsletters tab.

This has made an opportunity to show the branch's entry in the ODG Annual Report.


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Single bell in bell cote at the west end.
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Fastest peal

Longest peal(s)

Branch events here:

Photos
 A Mission Hut at the west end of town. The bell is thought to be a "stock" bell but we don't know where from.
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Who has circled the tower to peals:

Who has rung the most peals here:

 Documented NoteDocumented Note SourceRecorded NoteWeightDiameterCast by
1  D - - 31¾Warner in 1910
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.
Bellframes Type 1 - E
Beam between and jointed at right angles to wooden beams
 

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