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St. Mary, Shenley, Bucks
North Bucks branch of the ODG
St. Mary, Shenley
St. Mary, Shenley
Dedication: St. Mary, Shenley

Service Ringing: Sun 9.00

Practice night: Mon 7.30pm (alt with Loughton)

The Bells (6) 17-1-11

The following information comes from the North Bucks web site Dec 2003, with the diameters from Bowell Archives through Chris Pickford.
The inscription on the tenor is taken from A.H.Cocks The Church Bells of Buckinghamshire, page 562.

A ring of 6; tenor 17-1-26
Bell Weight
cwt-qr-lb
Diameter Strike
note
Date
cast
Founder Foundry
location
Inscription
treble 5-3-18 31¼ C 1908 Gillett & Johnston Croydon CAST BY GILLETT & JOHNSTON CROYDON
AD MAJOREM DEI GLORIAM
THIS BELL WAS GIVEN IN MEMORY OF
JOHN, JAMES, AND HARRIET MORRIS
BY THEIR FOUR SURVIVING SISTERS
1908
2 6-2-15 33 Bb 1908 Gillett & Johnston Croydon NEWCOMBE MADE MEE 1616
RECAST BY GILLETT & JOHNSTON CROYDON 1908
3 8-3-1 36 Ab 1908 Gillett & Johnston Croydon NEWCOMBE MADE MEE 1616
RECAST BY GILLETT & JOHNSTON CROYDON 1908
4 10-2-5 38 G 1908 Gillett & Johnston Croydon + BARTHOLOMEWE * # ATTVN+ MADE ME 1593
RECAST BY GILLETT & JOHNSTON CROYDON 1908
5 14-0-11 43 F 1908 Gillett & Johnston Croydon BARTHOLOMEW ATTVN MADE ME 1610
RECAST BY GILLETT & JOHNSTON CROYDON 1908
tenor 17-3-2 47½ Eb 1400 Robert Burford London + Missi De Celis Abeo Nomen Amen Gabrelis + [coin]
sanctus 0-3-19# 13½   1650 Unknown    
Notes:
  1. The capital lettering and crosses on the tenor inscription are reproduced below:
Cocks plate X
Cocks, plate X.


Travel Details: OS Grid Ref: SP832367

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