Harry Sear's band Astwood's bell frame Bletchley's bells in the churchyard Old Bradwell band Calverton's old church Thornborough re-hang Olney's bells Astwood church in the snow Downs Barn installation Newport sub-web
North Bucks Branch Archive Project

Main Branch site:

Branch site

The Branch web site contains up to date information about ringing in North Bucks. Much of the information formerly in this site can now be found there.

Latest on this site:

Web development - Jan 2021

A long needed review of table names in the dataase has prompted a complete check of the code behind this site. You probably won't see much difference, except in a few places where HTML5 coding has been introduced.

The Flash mp3 player in the tower and bell pages has been replaced with the HTML5 audio player..

For Little Horwood:

More detail from the Central Bucks towers that were formerly part of North Bucks are being included.

North Bucks Statistics - Bells

Approximate Weight:


William Welles? William Rufford William Chamberlain Whitechapel Westley Watts Warner W & T Mears Unknown Thomas Russell Taylor Oxford Taylor Loughborough T Mears Son of Edward Newcome Robert Crowch Robert Burford Robert Atton Richard Keene Richard Hille Richard Chandler III Richard Chandler II Richard Chandler I R Taylor R Stainbank Phelps Peter De Weston Pack & Chapman Newcombe Naylor Vickers Michael de Wymbis Mears & Stainbank Matthew Bagley L Wright Joseph Eayre John Walgrave John Rofford John Hodson John Clarke John Briant Johanna Hille James Keene Henry Penn Henry Jordan Henry Bagley 1 Henry Bagley Gillett & Johnston Gillett & Co G Mears From Reading Edward Hall Chapman & Mears Chandler & co C & G Mears Barwell Bartholomew Atton Anthony Chandler Alfred Bowell Alexander Rigby Abraham Rudhall 11 Abraham Rudhall 1

Decade of casting:

Bells in each ring:

10 8 6 5 4 3 2 1