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Place Burton
S Nicholas
Grid Ref SJ317743
Lat, Long 53.26162, -3.02525 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode CH64 5TG
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County Cheshire
Country England
Diocese Chester
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
TowerBase 873 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 (see below) | Edit Details
Overhauled 2020 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
1896 by Loughborough Bellfoundry
Tuned 1896
Tenor 7-0-7 (791lb or 359kg) in Bb (926.0Hz)
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Practice Mon
Also Simulator; toilet
URL http://chesterdg.org.uk/burton-st-nicholas-ch64-5tj/
Affiliation Chester Diocesan Guild
Updates 14/07/2020: Restoration work complete [TimJ(#285) via e-mail]
27/02/2020: Bells currently at Loughborough: complete restn of fittings [TimJ (#267) via e-mail]


Burton, Cheshire
S Nicholas
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-15 1550.0 G 24.75" 1896 John Taylor & Co
2 4-2-9 1387.0 F 27.50" 1724 Abraham II Rudhall
3 3-3-16 1235.0 Eb 27.38" 1724 Abraham II Rudhall
4 4-1-18 1158.0 D 28.63" 1724 Abraham II Rudhall
5 5-2-7 1042.0 C 31.13" 1724 Abraham II Rudhall
6 7-0-7 926.0 Bb 34.00" 1724 Abraham II Rudhall
Source: Wirral br website(P Humphreys); TimJ(REMRKS262/267);
C Pickford(JT)

Contributed by: Peter Humphreys
Last updated: 28/02/2020