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St. Boniface Church, Bonchurch

Coordinates: 50°36′00″N 01°11′13″W / 50.60000°N 1.18694°W / 50.60000; -1.18694

St. Boniface Church, Bonchurch
Denomination Church of England
Churchmanship Broad Church
Website Dedication St. Boniface
Administration
Parish Bonchurch
Diocese Portsmouth
Province Canterbury
Clergy
Rector Revd Graham Morris
Laity
Organist(s) Mr George Westcott

St. Boniface Church, Bonchurch is a parish church in the Church of England located in Bonchurch, Isle of Wight.

History

The church dates from 1847 and 1848 by the architect Ferrey.[1] It replaced Old St. Boniface Church, Bonchurch. The church is cruciform in shape with a south porch and two north vestries. The bell turret contains a single bell which weighs 4cwt and is tuned to the key of Eb

Parish Status

The church is within a group which includes:

Burials

Henry De Vere Stacpoole 1951. Author

Organ

The church has a pipe organ by Forster and Andrews dating from 1872. A specification of the organ can be found on the National Pipe Organ Register.

References

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