Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Mary V, Bonvilston, The Vale of Glamorgan
Place Bonvilston
S Mary V
Grid Ref ST064740
Postcode CF5 6TP
Lat, Long 51.45738, -3.34796Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Principal area The Vale of Glamorgan
Preserved county South Glamorgan
Country Wales
Diocese Llandaff
Church Church in Wales
Listed Gr II by Cadw
Rings 6 (full circle ring), tenor 10¾ cwt in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
Affiliation Llandaff and Monmouth Diocesan Association
Dove tower ID 16064
Ring of 6, tenor 10¾ cwt in F♯
Bells 6 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 10¾ cwt (~1200 lb or ~550 kg) in F♯
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Ringing prohibited
TowerBase ID 590View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 5½ cwt D♯ 29.00" 1718 Abraham II Rudhall
2 4¾ cwt C♯ 29.50" 1718 Abraham II Rudhall
3 6½ cwt B 32.50" 1718 Abraham II Rudhall
4 6½ cwt A♯ 33.00" 1718 Abraham II Rudhall
5 8 cwt G♯ 36.50" 1718 Abraham II Rudhall
6 10¾ cwt F♯ 40.50" 1718 Abraham II Rudhall
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1918 Oak & cast iron Charles Carr 7.B.b
Update log
24/11/2020 1-6: frameid added [Chris Pickford via e-mail]
23/11/2020 fr1: details added [John Baldwin via database]