Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Swithin, Barston, West Midlands
Place Barston
S Swithin
Grid Ref SP207780
Postcode B92 0JU
Lat, Long 52.39973, -1.69673Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area West Midlands
Country England
Diocese Birmingham
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II* by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 5-2-3 in CSee below
Frames 1See below
URL http://warksbells.co.uk/index.php/b/barston
Affiliation St Martins Guild
Ring of 6, tenor 5-2-3 in C
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 5-2-3 (619 lb or 281 kg) in C (1068.0Hz)
Also Ground floor ringing chamber
Practice Thu (2nd) 18:30
Overhauled 1960 by John Taylor & Co
TowerBase 325View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 2-1-22 1793.0 A 21.50" 1960 John Taylor & Co F N
2 2-2-7 1596.0 G 22.75" 1691 William Bagley Y 4
3 2-3-24 1422.0 F 24.00" 1689 Matthew & William Bagley Y 4
4 2-2-23 1345.0 E 24.00" c1380† (unidentified) Y 8
5 3-3-24 1197.0 D 27.38" 1728 Joseph Smith Y 4
6 5-2-3 1068.0 C 30.50" 1683 Matthew I Bagley Y 4
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 1856 Oak Charles Hope 6.A NonStd