Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Editha, Monks Kirby, Warwickshire
Place Monks Kirby
S Editha
Grid Ref SP463831
Postcode CV23 0RE
Lat, Long 52.44422, -1.32008Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Warwickshire
Country England
Diocese Coventry
Church Church of England
Listed Gr I by Historic England
Rings 8 (full circle ring), tenor 24-2-7 in DSee below
Frames 1See below
Also Toilet
URL http://warksbells.co.uk/index.php/m-o/monks-kirby
Affiliation Coventry Diocesan Guild
Dove tower ID 14737
Ring of 8, tenor 24-2-7 in D
Bells 8 (full circle ring)Edit details
Tenor 24-2-7 (2751 lb or 1248 kg) in D (579.5 Hz)
Practice Tue
TowerBase ID 3434View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 6-0-20 1158.0 D 30.38" 1921 John Taylor & Co F N
2 7-3-0 1095.0 C♯ 32.63" 1921 John Taylor & Co F N
3 8-0-17 974.0 B 35.43" 1640† Henry I Bagley R 8
4 9-0-23 870.0 A 37.06" 1711 Joseph Smith R 4
5 12-3-10 775.0 G 41.38" c1400† Worcester foundry R 4
6 16-0-16 730.0 F♯ 44.25" 1623 Hugh II Watts R 4
7 19-2-17 651.0 E 48.25" 1741 Thomas I Eayre R 4
8 24-2-7 579.5 D 52.38" 1618 Hugh II Watts R 4
Details of frame
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 1921 Cast iron John Taylor & Co 8.3.A.h 8.3
Update log
22/12/2020 3: turning amended. [Chris Pickford via Email]
20/12/2020 Clapper refurbishment completed [David Potter, JT&Co via Email]
11/08/2020 Work started on clappers and crown staples [David Potter via Email]