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St. Laud, Sherington, Bucks
North Bucks branch of the ODG
St. Laud, Sherington
St. Laud, Sherington
Dedication: St. Laud, Sherington

Service Ringing: Sun 10.30(1), 9.00(2,3,4,5)

Availability and Restrictions: Not rung regularly, only for special occasions.

The Bells (5) 12-0-0

The following information comes from the North Bucks web site Dec 2003
The weights of all bells except the tenor are estimated.
The inscriptions are from A.H.Cocks The Church Bells of Buckinghamshire, page 563.

A ring of 5; tenor 12-0-0
Bell Weight
cwt-qr-lb
Diameter Date
cast
Founder Foundry
location
Inscription
treble 5-0-16# 30 1773 Pack & Chapman Whitechapel THO.S ROGERS & JN.O STUBBS CHURCHWARDENS [Stop E11] PACK & CHAPMAN OF LONDON FECIT 1773 [Border G11]
[G11]
2 6-0-1# 32 1591 Watts Bedford [Shield D11] GABREL [Cross J8] [Border]
3 6-2-26# 33½ 1672 Henry Bagley 1 Chacombe [rose] IOHN [B7] BABINGTON [Fleur-de-lys from B10] AND [Border Q7] THOMAS [Fleur-de-lys from B10] MERSHALL [Cross A3] CHVRCHWARDENS [Fleur-de-lys from B10] 1672 [Border Q7] [5 Fleur-de-lys from B10]
[coin]
4 9-0-19# 35¾ 1591 Watts Bedford 1591 [Border]
[Cross J8]aabcdefghiklmnopqrsftvuxyzw aabcdefghiklmnopqrrstvuxyz[†]w aabcdefghiklmnopqrrsft
tenor 12-0-0 39¾ 1591 Watts Bedford [Border]
[Shield D11]ABCDEFGHIKLMNOPQABCDEFGHIKLMNOPQRS 1591

Notes:

  1. Letters on bell 4. The figure below shows the marks “yzw”
    letters
Travel Details: OS Grid Ref: SP890467

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