Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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1 Abergele, Conwy, Clwyd, Wales, S Michael, 6, 8-3-13 (450 kg) in A. Mon. SH945776
2 Ardington, Oxfordshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 6 U/R, 6-1-25 (329 kg) in A. Unringable. SU431883
3 Armitage Bridge, West Yorkshire, S Paul (T), 6, 9-2-20 (492 kg) in G. Wed. SE134136
4 Ashley, Northamptonshire, S Mary V (GF), 5, 7-0-8 (359 kg) in A. Mon. SP794910
5 Ashton, Northamptonshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 5, 7-0-17 (363 kg) in C. Anticlockwise; tuning: 1-5 of 6. SP765499
6 Baldersby, North Yorkshire, S James, 8 U/R, 25-0-22 (1280 kg) in C♯. Unringable; tower unsafe. SE366769
7 Barkby, Leicestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 13-2-27 (698 kg) in E. Tue PN shared: Barkby; Queniborough. Tue (alt: check) 18:00. SK636098
8 Bishops Tawton, Devon, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 9-2-20 (492 kg) in G♯. Thu. SS565301
9 Braceborough, Lincolnshire, S Margaret (GF), 5, 9-0-0 (457 kg) in G. TF082133
10 Brackenfield, Derbyshire, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 4-3-17 (249 kg) in D. Wed (by arrangement) 14:00. SK372590
11 Bradfield, South Yorkshire, S Nicholas, 8, 11-1-0 (572 kg) in F. Fri. SK266925
12 Breedon on the Hill, Leicestershire, S Mary & S Hardulph (T), 6, 9-1-20 (479 kg) in F♯. Mon. SK405233
13 Brettenham, Norfolk, S Andrew (GF), 5 U/R, 9-2-4 (484 kg) in G. Unringable. TL931833
14 Butleigh, Somerset, S Leonard (T), 8, 19-3-5 (1006 kg) in E♭. Mon. [website] ST520339
15 Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew, Cherry Hinton (GF), 6, 10-2-4 (535 kg) in G. Tue. [website] TL489570
16 Charlton Mackrell, Somerset, S Mary V, 6, 10-2-5 (536 kg) in F. PN alternates with Charlton Adam; anticlockwise; county books / pNBR info discrepant; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Thu (alt) 19:00. [website] ST528283
17 Charwelton, Northamptonshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 5, 10-2-16 (541 kg) in A♭. SP544555
18 Cold Overton, Leicestershire, S John Bapt (GF), 3, 10-0-0 (508 kg) in G♯. Ropes fall in a straight line. SK810101
19 Cranford St John, Northamptonshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 9-1-2 (471 kg) in G. SP927770
20 Davington, Kent, S Mary Magd (GF;T), 3 U/R, 1-3-24 (100 kg) in F. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 5. [website] TR010617
21 Dodford, Northamptonshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F. One bell (or more) cracked or broken. SP612605
22 Dronfield, Derbyshire, S John Bapt, 8, 12-3-20 (657 kg) in F♯. Tue. SK352784
23 Dunham Massey, Greater Manchester, S Margaret, Altrincham (T), 10, 25-2-24 (1306 kg) in C. Mon. SJ760878
24 East Hendred, Oxfordshire, S Augustine of Canterbury, 6, 22 cwt (~1120 kg) in E♭. PN alternates with West Hendred; tuning: 2-7 of 10. Tue (alt). SU459886
25 Eaton, Leicestershire, S Denys (GF), 6, 7-1-19 (377 kg) in A. SK798290
26 Elvaston, Derbyshire, S Bartholomew, 4 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg). Unringable. SK406329
27 Farndon, Nottinghamshire, S Peter (T), 6, 9-0-18 (465 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK767517
28 Friezland, Greater Manchester, Christ Church, 6, 13-3-23 (709 kg) in E♭. SD984043
29 Garton on the Wolds, East Riding of Yorkshire, S Michael & All Angels, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. SE981593
30 Gonalston, Nottinghamshire, S Laurence (GF), 4, 3-3-18 (199 kg) in D. SK682474
31 Harborough Magna, Warwickshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B. Unringable Wheels (partly) removed; anticlockwise. [website] SP476792
32 Hartlepool, Durham, Art Gallery & Tourist Information Centre (T), 6, 9-2-24 (494 kg) in G. Former church of Christ; ringing temporarily suspended. NZ510325
33 Helmdon, Northamptonshire, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 10-1-4 (523 kg) in G. SP589431
34 Hibaldstow, Lincolnshire, S Hybald, 3, 7-3-1 (394 kg) in A. SE979026
35 Ilam, Staffordshire, Holy Cross (GF), 5, 8-3-0 (445 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK132506
36 Kingweston, Somerset, All Saints, 5, 14-1-9 (728 kg) in E. PN shared: Barton St David; Kingweston; West Lydford; county books / pNBR info discrepant. Mon (check with contact). [website] ST525313
37 Lea, Lincolnshire, S Helen, 6, 12-3-8 (651 kg) in F♯. Tue. SK830866
38 Lea Marston, Warwickshire, S John Bapt, 3, 6-1-8 (321 kg) in B. Anticlockwise; tuning: 1,2♭,3 of 3. [website] SP204927
39 Leighton, Powys, Wales, Holy Trinity, 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F. SJ242059
40 Leiston, Suffolk, S Margaret (T), 8, 20-2-2 (1042 kg) in E. [website] TM438624
41 Meldreth, Cambridgeshire, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 8, 10-1-13 (527 kg) in F♯. PN shared: Meldreth; Melbourn. Wed (exc 2nd). [website] TL377468
42 Newark upon Trent, Nottinghamshire, S Mary Magd, 10, 31-1-11 (1593 kg) in C. Wed. SK799539
43 North Kilworth, Leicestershire, S Andrew, 5, 9-1-5 (472 kg) in G. Tuning: 1-5 of 6. SP615831
44 Norton Fitzwarren, Somerset, All Saints, 6, 8-0-23 (417 kg) in A♭. Mon 17:45. [website] ST196259
45 Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, Sacred & Undivided Trinity, Lenton, 8, 8-0-2 (407 kg) in A. No regular ringing. SK554393
46 Oxton, Nottinghamshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 6-3-16 (350 kg) in G. Mon 19:00. [website] SK630513
47 Pettistree, Suffolk, S Peter & S Paul (GF;T), 6, 7-3-13 (400 kg) in A♭. 5th (8-3-13) is heavier than tenor. Wed. [website] TM298549
48 Pilton, Devon, S Mary V, 8, 23-2-5 (1196 kg) in D. Tue. SS556341
49 Priors Marston, Warwickshire, S Leonard (GF;T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. Anticlockwise. Mon. [website] SP489576
50 Queniborough, Leicestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 10-1-17 (528 kg) in G. Tue PN shared: Barkby; Queniborough. Tue (alt: check) 18:00. SK650120