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
BuckinghamSt Peter & St Paul8
 
Peals56
Quarters159
Members10

Fastest peal

Longest peal(s)

Branch events here:

DateEventNotes
May 16, 2015Branch Practice 
March 2, 2013Branch AGM 
February 20, 2010Branch Practice 
September 8, 2007Autumn Meeting 
June 4, 2005Quarterly Meeting 
April 18, 2003Branch Practice 
June 21, 2002Branch PracticeYorkshire S Major
Photos
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Who has circled the tower to peals:

Ringer
Frederick Vickers
William A Yates

Who has rung the most peals here:

RingerPealsMost Recent
George W Holland28October 21, 1989
William A Yates24November 6, 1993
Frederick Vickers14January 24, 1970
James Linnell11October 21, 2000
George E Green9November 6, 1993
Richard W Yates8October 21, 2000
Thomas E Roberts7August 20, 1960
Frederick C Case7August 20, 1960
Raymond A Vickers6May 1, 1999
Barry E Saunders5May 1, 1999
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 Documented NoteDocumented Note SourceRecorded NoteWeightDiameterCast by
1    - - 32½Chapman & Mears in 1782
2    - - 34Chapman & Mears in 1782
3    - - 34½M & S in 1956
4    - - 38½Chapman & Mears in 1782
5    - - 41¾Chapman & Mears in 1782
6    - - 43¾Chapman & Mears in 1782
7    - - 48¾Chapman & Mears in 1782
8C#Dove 27 - 0 - 353½Chapman & Mears in 1782

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