Index to African rings by maker

Rings (sets of tower bells hung for change-ringing) in Africa contain bells supplied by a variety of bellfoundries. The sites are listed by foundry in the following order:

For an explanation of what this index contains (and does NOT contain), and of the additional details on each entry, see the Bellfoundry Indexes Advice.


Taylor, Loughborough, England

Kilifi                        : KENYA        1962 C
   Memorial Church of St.Thomas (Anglican)
Complete list of Taylor foundry output.

Whitechapel, London, England

Older bells carry the name Mears & Stainbank
HARARE                        : ZIMBABWE     1961 C
   Cathedral Church of St.Mary & All Saints 
Kwe Kwe                       : ZIMBABWE     1961 F
   St.Luke's Church
Kwe Kwe                       : ZIMBABWE     1975 E
   St.Luke's Church
CAPE TOWN - STG               : S AFRICA     1979 C
   St.George's Cathedral 
JOHANNESBURG/P                : S AFRICA     1980 C
   St.George Anglican Church 
GRAHAMSTOWN                   : S AFRICA     1996 E
   Cathedral Church of SS.Michael & George
Complete list of Whitechapel foundry output.

Warner, England

GRAHAMSTOWN                   : S AFRICA     1879 F
   Cathedral Church of SS.Michael & George
Complete list of Warner foundry output.

Miscellaneous founders, not listed above

One instance each; in order by year.
CAPE TOWN - W                 : S AFRICA     1902 C
   St.Mary's Church 
     cast by Barwell of Birmingham
Complete list of miscellaneous foundry output.


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This index page was built from the database on 3-Jun-05 and last revised on 2-Jun-10.

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