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Holy Trinity , Shenington, Oxon
Banbury branch of the ODG
Holy Trinity, Shenington tower
Holy Trinity, Shenington
Dedication: Holy Trinity, Shenington

Service Ringing: First Sun 5.30pm(1)

Practice night: Thursday 8:00-9.00pm (check first)

Availability and Restrictions on request

The Bells (5) 9-2-0#

Access to ringing chamber: Ground floor. Access via South porch.

The following information comes from F. Sharpe The Church Bells of Oxfordshire.He visited the tower in 1948.

Frame: rolled steel and cast-iron, c1926 T. Bond.
Gear: Rolled steel headstocks, Plate gudgeons, Plain brass bearings , Traditional English type wheels, Traditional stays.

A ring of 5, tenor 9-2-0#, diameter 38½”,tuned to Ab
Bell Weight
cwt-qr-lb
Strike
note
Date
cast
Founder Foundry
location
Inscription
Treble 4-2-0# Eb 1678 Henry Bagley I Chacombe [Ornament B8 all round bell and again below inverted]
CANTATE [B9 inverted] DOMINO [B10] CANTICUM [B10] NOVVM [B10] 1678 [Border B10]
2 5-2-0# Db 1678 Henry Bagley I Chacombe ANN [Border B10] DOCHEN [Border B10] 1678 [Border B10]
3 6-1-0# C 1678 Henry Bagley I Chacombe [Border B10][Border B8] HENRICVS [B10] BAGLEY [B10] ME [B10] FECIT [B10] 1678
4 7-2-0# Bb 1678 Henry Bagley I Chacombe PRAYSE [B10] YE [B10] THE [B10] LORD [B10] 1678 [Border B10] [Border B8]
Tenor 9-2-0# Ab 1678 Henry Bagley I Chacombe FRANCIS [B8] ROBINS [B8] IOHN [B8] ORTEN [B8] CHVRCHWARDENS [B8] 1678 [B7][B8]
Note:
The A is inverted

Travel Details: OS Grid Ref: SP373428 parking by the green near church

Eating Places: The Bell

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