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St. Nicholas, Newton Blossomville, Bucks
North Bucks branch of the ODG
St. Nicholas, Newton Blossomville
St. Nicholas, Newton Blossomville
Dedication: St. Nicholas, Newton Blossomville

The Bells (3) 5-0-27

The following information comes from the North Bucks web site Dec 2003
The weights of all three bells are estimated.
The inscriptions on the 2 heavier bells are from A.H.Cocks The Church Bells of Buckinghamshire, page 537.

A ring of 3; tenor 5-0-27#, diameter 30½”, tuned to C.
Bell Weight
cwt-qr-lb
Diameter Date
cast
Founder Foundry
location
Inscription
treble 2-3-12#   1904 Alfred Bowell Ipswich BOWELL FOUNDER, IPSWICH
IN MEMORY OF
GEORGE DENNIS FARRER ESQ
RECAST 1904
2 4-0-14# 28 1653 John Hodson London IOHN * HODSON * OF * LANDON * MADE * MEE * 1653*
tenor 5-0-27# 30½ 1769 Joseph Eayre St. Neots REVD. BEAUMONT DIXIE RECTOR: JOHN LAUGHTON THO HAITT CHURCWARDENS 1769:-:

Notes:

  1. The letters on the second are very irregular and the “5” in the date is reversed.
Travel Details: OS Grid Ref: SP926516

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