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All Saints, Middleton Stoney, Oxon
Bicester branch of the ODG
All Saints, Middleton Stoney
All Saints, Middleton Stoney
Dedication: All Saints, Middleton Stoney

Service Ringing: Sun by arrangement

Practice night: Wed 7.30pm
The Bells (6) 9-2-12

Access to ringing chamber: Ground floor

The following information comes from the Bicester branch website

The weights and inscriptions are taken from F. Sharpe The Church Bells of Oxfordshire.

In 1910 the original oak frame of 1717 was removed and the bells were rehung on a metal frame by Webb and Son of Kidlington. A plaque made from the original 1717 oak frame can be seen in the Belfry.
A ring of 6; tenor 9-2-12, diameter 38¾”,tuned to Ab

Bell Weight
cwt-qr-lb
Diameter
(inches)
Strike
note
Date
cast
Founder Foundry
location
Inscription
treble 4-0-13 26¾ F 1883 Mears &
Stainbank
London MEARS AND STAINBANK FOUNDERS, LONDON.
VENITE EXULTEMUS DOMINO IN USUM ECCLESIPE
D.D. VICTOR ALBERT COMES D.E. JERSEY
A.D MDCCCLXXXIII
2 4-2-0# 28½ Eb 1717 Henry Bagley Chacombe CANTATE DOMINO CANTICVM NOUVM [fleur-de-lys A8] L CARLETON 1717
3 5-0-0# 30½ Db 1717 Henry Bagley Chacombe HENRY [fleur-de-lys A8] BAGLEY [A8] MADE [A8] THIS [A8] RING [A8] 1717
[border A10 J2 A8 L7 A10 J2 A8 L5 A10 & A8]
4 6-0-0# 32½ C 1717 Henry Bagley Chacombe ANTHONEY CONY THOMAS ROBINS CHVRCHWARDENS [fleur-de-lys A8] 1717 [A8]]
5 6-3-21 34½ Bb 1885 Mears &
Stainbank
London LORD CARLETON. ANTHONEY CONY, THOMAS ROBINS, C. WARDENS, 1717.
RECAST BY GIFT OF THE EARL OF JERSEY 1885.
W.H.DRAPER, RECTOR
JERSEY,
J. TODD, CHURCH WARDENS.
MEARS & STAINBANK, FOUNDERS, LONDON.
tenor 9-2-12 38¾ Ab 1883 Mears &
Stainbank
London H. BAGLEY MADE ME 1717
LET ARONS BELLS BE CONTINVALY AMONGST VS RVNG
THE WORD STIL PRCHED AND HALLALVIAH SVNG
RECAST 1883.
W. H. DRAPER, RECTOR.
JERSEY,
J. TODD, CHURCH WARDENS.
MEARS & STAINBANK, FOUNDERS, LONDON.
Notes:
  1. The ‘E’ in ‘CARLETON’ is backwards.
Travel Details: OS Grid Ref: SP531232 - park in estate on the grass

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