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All Saints, Hillesden, Bucks
Central Bucks branch of the ODG
All Saints, Hillesden
All Saints, HillesdenęDB May 2005
Dedication: All Saints, Hillesden

Practice night: Mon 7.00pm (fortnightly, check first)

The Bells (6) 9-0-12

Access to ringing chamber: First floor.

The following information comes from A.H.Cocks page 417.

A ring of 6; tenor 9-0-12, diameter 39”, tuned to G.
Bell Diameter
(inches)
Strike
note
Date
cast
Founder Foundry
location
Inscription
treble 27½ F 1681 Henry II & Matthew I Bagley Chacombe ALEXANDER [Border V2] DEANTON [V2] EQS [V2] 1681 [V2]
[many coins and an escutcheon on the waist]
2 28¾ D# 1681 Henry II & Matthew I Bagley Chacombe ALEXANDER [Border V2] DEANTON [V2] EQS [V2] 1681 [V2]
[many coins and an escutcheon on the waist]
3 29¾ C# 1681 Henry II & Matthew I Bagley Chacombe PRAYSE [Border V2] [coin] YE [coin] [V2] [coin] THE [coin] [V2] [coin] LORD [coin] M [coin] B [2 coins] 1681 [coin]
4 32 C 1681 Henry II & Matthew I Bagley Chacombe [Border 1, G TO L inverted] HENRICVS [Border 1, G TO L] BAGLEY [Border 1, D & E] ME [Border V2] FECIT [V2] 1681 [Border U5]
5 34½ A# 1893 Mears & Stainbank Whitechapel W HALL MADE ME I756
(On the waist)
ROBERT HOLT, VICAR.
NATHANIEL COATES ) CHURCHWARDENS
FREDERICK THOMAS BARGE )

(On the soundbow)
RECAST BY MEARS & STAINBANK, WHITECHAPEL FOUNDRY, LONDON. 1893
tenor 39 G# 1721 Henry Bagley III Chacombe [Border V2 all round]
[V2 reversed] PRO [V2 reversed] REGE [V2 reversed] ECCLESIA [V2 reversed] ALEXANDER [V2 reversed] DENTON [V2 reversed] ROBERT [Stop Q13] CORBETT
[Q13] CHVRCH [Q13] WARDEN [Q13] HENRY [Q13] BAGLEY [Q13] MADE [Q13] MEE [Q13] J72J [Q13] [2 coins] [V2] [2 coins]
(On the waist)
ROBERT HOLT, VICAR.
NATHANIEL COATES ) CHURCHWARDENS
FREDERICK THOMAS BARGE )

(On the soundbow)
RECAST BY MEARS & STAINBANK, WHITECHAPEL FOUNDRY, LONDON. 1893

Notes

Travel Details: OS Grid Ref: SP686287

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