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Place St Buryan
S Buriana
Grid Ref SW409257
Lat, Long 50.07500, -5.62266 (Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap)
Postcode TR19 6BZ
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Lieutenancy area Cornwall
Country England
Diocese Truro
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
TowerBase 5787 See Felstead Peals
Bells 6 | Supply Details
Tenor 37-2-9 (4209lb or 1909kg) in C♯ (543.0Hz)
Frames 2 (see below)
Practice Fri
Additional information The heaviest ring of six bells
Affiliation Truro Diocesan Guild


St Buryan, Cornwall
S Buriana
Bells Hide Details
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 9-1-11 912.8 A♯ 35.75" 2001 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
2 8-1-0 813.0 G♯ 37.44" 1681 Christopher Pennington R 8
3 13-2-10 724.8 F♯ 41.94" 1992 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
4 13-3-1 683.0 E♯ 44.44" 1901 John Warner & Sons F 8
5 20-3-2 609.5 D♯ 50.13" 1901 John Warner & Sons F 8
6 37-2-9 543.0 C♯ 58.81" 1994 Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd F N
Source: JGMS/GAD Truro spsht; N Taylor(WBF info); M Smith(C Venn)

Contributed by: John Baldwin
Last updated: 20/06/2016


St Buryan, Cornwall
S Buriana
Frames Hide Details
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,6 1992 Cast iron Whitechapel Bell Foundry
2 2,3,4,5 c1901 Cast iron John Warner
Contributed by: Nigel Taylor
Last updated: 20/06/2016