ODG Guild Header
Established January 17 1881
St. Mary Magdalen, Boveney, Bucks
East Berks & South Bucks branch of the ODG
St. Mary Magdalen, Boveney
St. Mary Magdalen, Boveney ©BM 07 Mar 2005
Dedication: St. Mary Magdalen, Boveney

Availability and Restrictions: May be unavailble due to building works. Church is in the hands of the Friends of Friendless Churches.

The Bells (3) 5-0-0#

The information below comes from A.H. Cocks The Church Bells of Buckinghamshire, page 322.

A ring of 3; tenor 5-0-0#, diameter 34½”.
Bell Strike
Note
Date
cast
Founder Foundry
location
Inscription
treble 29 1631 Ellis Knight Reading HONAR GOD 1631
2 30¾ 1636 Ellis Knight Reading HOPE IN GOD 1636
tenor 34½ c1535 John White? Reading A B C D E F G

Notes:

  1. The “N” in “HONAR” is backwards on the treble.
  2. The lettering on the tenor is inscribed in William Hasylwood’s capitals shown below:
From Cocks Plate VIII
Plate XVII


Travel Details: OS Grid Ref: SU940776

Return to the EBSB Branch listings page