BANBURY : ENGLAND -OX

*Location:

   St.Mary's Church
   Hwy.A361 north of Banbury Cross
   Banbury, Oxon., England
   OS Ref. SP 453 405
   LL: N 52.06147, W 1.33943
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   (unknown)

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Added semitones are flat 7th (4b)
   and sharp 4th (7#).  Also a Sanctus bell
   by Pack & Chapman, 1773.

*Technical data:

   Chime-sized instrument or collection of 12 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is E  in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   There are two added semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1930
     with bells made by Taylor      
   Auxiliary mechanisms: R10   
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2020
*Links:

Dove's Guide Online gives details of the bells.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Taylor bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all British Isles chimes by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all British Isles chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all British Isles chimes by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in England.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 31-Dec-20
   based on textual data last updated on 2020/12/31
   and on technical data last updated on 2020/12/31
*Photos:

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