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The Bells (3) 5-1-0#

The information below comes from A.H. Cocks The Church Bells of Buckinghamshire, page 345.

A ring of 3; tenor 5-1-0#, diameter 31¼”.
Bell Diameter Date
cast
Founder Foundry
location
Inscription
treble 25½ c1500     Blank
2 28¼ 1705 George Chandler Drayton Parslow CHANDLER MADE ME 1705
tenor 31¼ c1470 Kebyll London [Cross] Sancte Andrea Ora Pro Nobis [Crowned fleur-de-lys] [shield]

Notes:

  1. Sample lettering on the tenor From Cocks Plate XI is shown below:
CrossCrowned capitals
Cross Capitals
Small letters Crowned fleur-de-lys Shield
Smalls F-de-l Shield
Travel Details: OS Grid Ref: SU969999

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