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St. Andrew, Oddington, Oxon
Bicester branch of the ODG
St. Andrew, Oddington
St. Andrew, Oddington
Dedication:St. Andrew, Oddington

Availability and Restrictions: The Bells are clocked and cannot be rung.

The Bells (3) 9-0-0#

The following information is taken from F. Sharpe The Church Bells of Oxfordshire.He visited the tower in 1924
A ring of 3; tenor 9-0-0#, diameter 36¾”, tuned to Ab
Bell Weight
cwt-qr-lb
Diameter
(inches)
Date
cast
Founder Foundry
location
Inscription
treble 5-0-0#   Db 1609   Local 1609
2 7-0-0#   B 1804 Thomas
Mears
London THOS. MEARS OF LONDON FECIT 1804 [Border G11]
tenor 9-0-0# 36¾ Ab 1626 James
Keene
Woodstock JAMES KEENE MADE ME 1626
Notes:
  1. The Bells are not tuned to the normal major scale
  2. The words in the inscription of the tenor are separated by fleur-de-lys
  3. There is a cracked Sanctus bell hung in the tower roof; it has diameter 12½”
Travel Details: OS Grid Ref: SP553147

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