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St. Mary the Virgin, Denham, Bucks
East Berks & South Bucks branch of the ODG
St. Mary the Virgin, Denham
St. Mary the Virgin, Denham ©BM 09 Jun 2004
Dedication:St. Mary the Virgin, Denham

Service Ringing: Sun 10.00(1,3,5), 6.00(3)

Practice night: Mon 8.00pm(Not Bank Hols)

The Bells (8) 22-2-6

The characteristics in the table below come from The Gillett and Johnston tuning book, Vol 15, page 25, kindly relayed by Chris Pickford. The inscriptions on the 7 older bells come from A.H.Cocks The Church Bells of Buckinghamshire, page 369.

A ring of 8, tenor 22-2-6, diameter 51½”
Bell Weight
cwt-qr-lb
Diameter Date
cast
Founder Foundry
location
Inscription
Treble 5-1-10 30¼ 1846 C & G Mears Whitechapel C & G MEARS FOUNDERS LONDON
EDWARD NASH
RICHARD CAIN, CHURCHWARDENS 1846
2 5-2-20 31¼ 1846 C & G Mears Whitechapel C & G MEARS FOUNDERS LONDON
EDWARD NASH
RICHARD CAIN, CHURCHWARDENS 1846
3 7-0-6 33 1772 Pack & Chapman Whitechapel JNO FOUNTAIN FRANSBOWRY CH. WARDENS [Stop E11] PACK & CHAPMAN OF LONDON FECIT 1772 [E11]
4 8-2-6 35½ 1947 Gillett & Johnston Croydon  
5 9-3-12 38½ 1683 James Bartlett Whitechapel IAMES BARTLET MADE ME 1683
[Founder’s mark]
6 12-1-0 41½ 1683 James Bartlett Whitechapel IAMES BARTLET MADE ME 1683
[Founder’s mark]
7 16-3-5 46¼ 1683 James Bartlett Whitechapel IAMES BARTLET MADE ME 1683
[Founder’s mark]
Tenor 22-3-6 51½ 1875 John Warner London RECAST BY JOHN WARNER & SONS LONDON 1875

Notes:

  1. The tenor weight of 22-2-6 is that reported in the 2004 ODG Guild report and Dove.
Travel Details: OS Grid Ref: TQ043870

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