St. Boniface Church, Bonchurch

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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 www.ventnorcofe.btik.com/p_Home.ikml
History
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[edit]

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[edit]

The church is within a group which includes:

Burials[edit]

Organ[edit]

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[edit]

  1. ^ The Buildings of England, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. Nikolaus Pevsner