Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
Holy Cross, Bury, Cambridgeshire
Place Bury
Holy Cross
Grid Ref TL287837
Postcode PE26 2NY
Lat, Long 52.43676, -0.10814Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
SatNav A suggested SatNav destination for this tower is at 52.43659, -0.10657
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Lieutenancy area Cambridgeshire
Country England
Diocese Ely
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 3 U/R (full circle ring), tenor 8 cwt in BSee below
Frames 1See below
Dove tower ID 16571
Ring of 3, tenor 8 cwt in B
Bells 3 U/R (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 8 cwt (~900 lb or ~410 kg) in B (980.0 Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Additional information Unringable
TowerBase ID 6760
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 3-2-23 1282.0 D♯ 26.50" 1853 Charles & George Mears Y N
2 4 cwt 1127.0 C♯ 29.00" c1390† William Rufford Y 4
3 8 cwt 980.0 B 31.50" 1700 Charles Newman Y N
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3 c1700 Oak unidentified 6.B 3.1
Update log
27/06/2020 1-3: turning,canon info added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]
12/04/2020 1-3: frameid added; fr1: details added [Tim Jackson via e-mail]