Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
# Tower Bell Weight Diameter Cast Founder
1 Ashley, Northamptonshire, S Mary V 3 of 5 3-3-2 (191 kg) in C♯ 28.50" c1595† Hugh I Watts
2 Barkby, Leicestershire, S Mary 6 of 6 13-2-27 (698 kg) in E 44.88" 1608 Hugh I Watts
3 Bedford, Bedfordshire, S Andrew 8 of 8 5-2-22 (289 kg) in B 32.25" 1609 Hugh I Watts
4 Bedford, Bedfordshire, S Mary V, Goldington 3 of 6 5-2-14 (286 kg) in B 32.25" 1600† Hugh I Watts
5 Bedford, Bedfordshire, S Mary V, Goldington 6 of 6 10-2-7 (537 kg) in F♯ 39.75" 1600† Hugh I Watts
6 Belton, Leicestershire, S John Bapt 5 of 6 5-1-21 (276 kg) in A♯ 32.13" c1600 Hugh I Watts
7 Beoley, Worcestershire, S Leonard 8 of 8 10-2-20 (542 kg) in F♯ 40.13" 1601† Hugh I Watts
8 Blunham, Bedfordshire, S Edmund K&M & S James 5 of 6 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F 42.50" 1609 Hugh I Watts
9 Braunston, Rutland, All Saints 5 of 6 7-2-7 (384 kg) in A 35.50" c1601 Hugh I Watts
10 Campton, Bedfordshire, All Saints 3 of chime 7-2-12 (386 kg) in B 34.94" 1603 Hugh I Watts
11 Carlton, Bedfordshire, S Mary 3 of 6 4-1-22 (226 kg) in D♭ 29.00" 1602 Hugh I Watts
12 Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, S Mary Magd 2 of 5 8-1-0 (419 kg) in A♭ 37.13" 1610 Hugh I Watts
13 Cosby, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels 3 of 6 4-0-12 (209 kg) in B 29.25" 1612 Hugh I Watts
14 Ecton, Northamptonshire, S Mary Magd 4 of 6 7-2-11 (386 kg) in G♯ 35.75" 1612† Hugh I Watts
15 Elstow, Bedfordshire, S Mary & S Helena 3 of 6 4-0-4 (205 kg) in C 29.75" 1602 Hugh I Watts
16 Evington, Leicestershire, S Denys 4 of 6 8¼ cwt (~420 kg) in A♯ 36.50" 1605† Hugh I Watts
17 Freeby, Leicestershire, S Mary 3 of 3 U/R 4-2-19 (237 kg) in B♭ 30.63" 1614 Hugh I Watts
18 Frisby on the Wreake, Leicestershire, S Thomas of Canterbury 1 of 3 U/R 4½ cwt (~230 kg) in C 30.00" 1600† Hugh I Watts
19 Geddington, Northamptonshire, S Mary Magd 3 of 6 4-0-25 (215 kg) in B 30.00" c1599† ? Hugh I Watts
20 Great Bowden, Leicestershire, S Peter & S Paul 2 of 6 5-1-24 (278 kg) in C 30.38" 1599† Hugh I Watts
21 Grendon, Northamptonshire, S Mary 2 of 6 6-0-24 (316 kg) in C♯ 31.88" 1613 Hugh I Watts
22 Grendon, Northamptonshire, S Mary 5 of 6 11-3-22 (607 kg) in G♯ 41.38" 1613 Hugh I Watts
23 Grendon, Northamptonshire, S Mary Clock 6-1-25 (329 kg) in B♭ 33.50" 1613 Hugh I Watts
24 Harrold, Bedfordshire, S Peter & All Saints 4 of 6 6-2-8 (334 kg) in A♯ 34.00" 1603 Hugh I Watts
25 Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire, S Mary V 7 of 10 9-2-24 (494 kg) in A♭ 38.50" 1611† Hugh I Watts
26 Kempston, Bedfordshire, All Saints ex10 17-2-4 (891 kg) in E 47.63" 1603 Hugh I Watts
27 Kirby Bellars, Leicestershire, S Peter 2 of 6 6-1-1 (318 kg) in C♯ 31.88" 1614 Hugh I Watts
28 Kirby Bellars, Leicestershire, S Peter 6 of 6 12-2-22 (645 kg) in F♯ 42.00" 1614 Hugh I Watts
29 Lapworth, Warwickshire, S Mary V 5 of 6 7-2-6 (384 kg) in A 35.00" 1600† Hugh I Watts
30 Little Addington, Northamptonshire, S Mary V 1 of 3 U/R in B♯ 31.50" 1610 Hugh I Watts
31 Loddington, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels 2 of 3 U/R in C 30.50" 1602 Hugh I Watts
32 Lowesby, Leicestershire, All Saints 3 of 3 10-2-6 (536 kg) in F♯ 39.75" 1613 Hugh I Watts
33 Marston Moretaine, Bedfordshire, S Mary V 1 of 5 U/R 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C 32.25" 1610† Hugh I Watts
34 Marston Moretaine, Bedfordshire, S Mary V 2 of 5 U/R 6¾ cwt (~340 kg) in B♭ 34.75" 1610† Hugh I Watts
35 Marston Moretaine, Bedfordshire, S Mary V 3 of 5 U/R 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A 35.75" 1610† Hugh I Watts
36 Marston Moretaine, Bedfordshire, S Mary V 4 of 5 U/R 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in G 40.00" 1610† Hugh I Watts
37 Marston Moretaine, Bedfordshire, S Mary V 5 of 5 U/R 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F 43.75" 1610† Hugh I Watts
38 Marston Trussell, Northamptonshire, S Nicholas 4 of 6 4-0-14 (210 kg) in B 29.25" 1612 Hugh I Watts
39 Melchbourne, Bedfordshire, S Mary Magd 4 of 4 12-1-2 (623 kg) in F♯ 41.50" 1601 Hugh I Watts
40 Newtown Linford, Leicestershire, All Saints 5 of 6 4-3-14 (248 kg) in B 31.00" 1614 Hugh I Watts
41 Northill, Bedfordshire, S Mary V 4 of 6 10-0-22 (518 kg) in G 38.88" 1602 Hugh I Watts
42 Pavenham, Bedfordshire, S Peter 2 of 5 4½ cwt (~230 kg) in D 28.50" 1602 Hugh I Watts
43 Peatling Parva, Leicestershire, S Andrew 5 of 6 6-2-8 (334 kg) in B♭ 33.50" 1599† Hugh I Watts
44 Podington, Bedfordshire, S Mary V 2 of 4 U/R 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C 33.28" 1609 Hugh I Watts
45 Ravensden, Bedfordshire, All Saints 3 of 3 U/R 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭ 32.63" 1603 Hugh I Watts
46 Rearsby, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels 1 of 3 4-0-11 (208 kg) in C 29.25" 1607 Hugh I Watts
47 Shillington, Bedfordshire, All Saints 1 of 5 7-3-10 (398 kg) in B♭ 34.75" 1602 Hugh I Watts
48 Skeffington, Leicestershire, S Thomas a Becket 1 of 5 3-0-10 (157 kg) in E♭ 25.63" 1610 Hugh I Watts
49 Skeffington, Leicestershire, S Thomas a Becket 2 of 5 3-2-23 (188 kg) in D♭ 27.75" 1612 Hugh I Watts
50 Skeffington, Leicestershire, S Thomas a Becket 3 of 5 4-2-9 (233 kg) in C 29.50" 1612 Hugh I Watts