St. John the evangelist
Taynton (6)

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The town is famous for its stone quarries (now abandoned) which supplied Taynton (Cotswold) stone for the building of  Blenheim Palace, St Georges Chapel Windsor, the interior of St Pauls Cathedral and many Oxford Churches and Colleges.
The church is mainly 15
th Century, and is set in attractive churchyard.     

There are six bells (tenor 7cwt). Mostly cast by Bonds of Burford

Captain: Nigel Harrison, tel. 01993 823418, email

Sunday ringing 1st 9:00am 3rd 5:15pm
Practice: 2nd Friday 7:30 p.m. (alternates with Fulbrook - phone 01993 823418)