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St. James, Great Horwood, Bucks
Central Bucks branch of the ODG
St. James, Great Horwood
St. James, Great HorwoodęDB May 2005
Dedication: St. James, Great Horwood

Practice night: Tue 7.30pm

The Bells (6) 16-0-10

Access to ringing chamber: Spiral staircase

The following information comes from A.H.Cocks page 424.

A ring of 6; tenor 16-0-10, diameter 46½”
Bell Diameter
(inches)
Date
cast
Founder Foundry
location
Inscription
treble 32 1847 C & G Mears Whitechapel C & G MEARS LONDINI FECERUNT 1847
2 33½ 1652 Anthony Chandler Drayton Parslow 1652 [Border G3] CHANDLER MADE ME [Fleur-de-lys Fig 78]
3 34½ 1605 Robert Atton Buckingham B A [Stop H3] R A [H3] 1605
4 37 1737 Edward Hall Buckingham EDWARD HALL MADE ME 1737
5 40½ 1623 Robert Atton Buckingham PRAYSE [Rose M7] YE [M7] THE [M7] LORDE [M7] ALWAYSE [M7] 1623 [M7] I [M7] B [M7] G [M7] V [M7] R [M7] B [M7]
tenor 46½ 1847 C & G Mears Whitechapel C & G MEARS FOUNDERS LONDON 1847
Sanctus 19 1696 Richard Chandler III Drayton Parslow 1696

Notes:

  1. The “7”s in the date on bell 4 are reversed.
Church facilities: toilet

Travel Details: OS Grid Ref: SP771312. Park by village green.

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