Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Boniface, Bunbury, Cheshire
Place Bunbury
S Boniface
Grid Ref SJ568580
Lat, Long 53.11823, -2.64553Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
Postcode CW6 9PN
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Lieutenancy area Cheshire
Country England
Diocese Chester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8, tenor 14¾ cwt in FSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://www.stbonifacebunbury.org/bell-ringers
Affiliation Chester Diocesan Guild
Updates 06/03/2020: www.stbonifacebunbury.org.uk/ replaced [TimJ (#268) via URLbad]
Ring of 8, tenor 14¾ cwt in F
TowerBase 839View Felstead peals
Bells 8Edit details
Overhauled 1893 by Mears & Stainbank
Tuned 1893
Tenor 14¾ cwt (~1650 lb or ~750 kg) in F (680.0Hz)
Practice Thu
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4-3-20 1388.0 F 28.38" 1895 Mears & Stainbank Y
2 5-2-13 1312.0 E 29.38" 1895 Mears & Stainbank Y
3 <6-2-23 1150.0 D 31.13" 1715 Abraham I Rudhall Y
4 <7-0-24 1013.0 C 32.50" 1758 Abel Rudhall Y
5 <6-3-1 906.0 B♭ 34.00" 1817 Thomas II Mears Y
6 8-2-6 854.0 A 37.00" 1893 Mears & Stainbank Y
7 <11-1-23 760.0 G 39.63" c1610† George Lee R Y
8 <14-3-11 680.0 F 45.13" c1500† Seliok (generic) R Y
Service 12.75" 1909 (unidentified)
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1893 Mears & Stainbank