Shiplake Ringing Centre
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Location - SS Peter & Paulís Church, Shiplake Cross, Henley-on-Thames, Oxon. (Grid Ref. SU767782) & Postcode is RG9 4BS
Transport - The rail station at Shiplake, but it is 1.5 miles from church . It is on the Henley-on-Thames Branch line from Twyford, which in turn is on the Main line from Paddington to Reading. Trains on the branch line are at least hourly. Main line trains to Twyford are more frequent.
There are service buses between Reading and Henley/Marlow/High Wycombe and these pass by the end of Church Lane. The number 800 service from High Wycombe-Henley-Reading passes the end of Church Lane hourly.
The A4155, Henley to Reading road passes the end of Church Lane. Henley is 2 miles and Reading 5 miles. There is adequate parking in the lane near to the church, ample parking near to the Church Hall at the entrance to the lane and at the Plowden Arms.
Accommodation - In the village near to the station (Baskerville Arms)
Map - The church is at 7 o'clock to "Shiplake House"
Pubs - The nearest pubs are the Flowing Spring on the main road to Reading just before Playhatch, The Crown at Playhatch and the Baskerville Arms in Lower Shiplake
© Oxford diocesan guild of church bell ringers 2010 - Shiplake ringing centre