Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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1 Addingham, West Yorkshire, S Peter, 6, 10-0-20 (517 kg) in G. PN alternates with Ilkley. Wed (2nd, 4th). [website] SE085497
2 Alburgh, Norfolk, All Saints, 8, 9-3-12 (501 kg) in G. Mon (4th). TM270872
3 Alnwick, Northumberland, S Michael, 3 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. Unringable; tuning: 2,3,8 of 10. NU183137
4 Andover, Hampshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 15-0-21 (772 kg) in E. Tue. [website] SU365457
5 Anstey, Hertfordshire, S George (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Rung from chancel; not well in tune. Tue. [website] TL404328
6 Appleby Magna, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 11-1-2 (572 kg) in F♯. PN shared: 1st: Appleby Magna; exc 1st: Swepstone; anticlockwise. Mon (1st). [website] SK314098
7 Ashdon, Essex, All Saints (T), 8, 15-1-25 (786 kg) in F. Mon. TL580415
8 Ashford, Kent, S Mary V, 10, 21-2-22 (1102 kg) in E♭. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime. Tue (with exceptions). [website] TR010427
9 Aston Tirrold, Oxfordshire, S Michael, 6, 11-2-23 (595 kg) in F♯. Wed. SU556860
10 Barking, Greater London, S Margaret (T), 8, 18-2-21 (949 kg) in E♭. Thu. TQ440838
11 Beccles, Suffolk, The Bell Tower, 10, 25-1-25 (1294 kg) in D♭. Former detached tower of (extant) ch of S Michael Arch. Wed. [website] TM421904
12 Benenden, Kent, S George (S), 12, 18-0-24 (925 kg) in E♭. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. Fri (with exceptions). [website] TQ808326
13 Berwick upon Tweed, Northumberland, Town Hall (T), 8, 20-3-14 (1060 kg) in E♭. Thu 19:00. NT999529
14 Bexhill on Sea, East Sussex, S Peter (GF;T), 10, 17-2-15 (896 kg) in E. Also hung for ringing: 7♯. Tue. TQ745081
15 Biddenden, Kent, All Saints, 8, 22½ cwt (~1140 kg) in E♭. Thu. [website] TQ848384
16 Birling, Kent, All Saints (GF), 8, 6-3-16 (350 kg) in A. Wed. [website] TQ680605
17 Bottesford, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 6, 6-3-3 (344 kg) in G. SE899070
18 Bradfield, Berkshire, S Andrew, 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Church closed; Building is up for sale / under offer; ringing prohibited. SU603725
19 Bradfield St George, Suffolk, S George (GF), 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: 2,4-7 of 8. [website] TL907599
20 Brandeston, Suffolk, All Saints, 6, 7-2-25 (392 kg) in A♭. [website] TM247603
21 Broughton, Hampshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. PN shared: Broughton; Houghton. Mon (2nd, 4th). [website] SU308329
22 Buxted, East Sussex, S Margaret Q (GF), 8, 14-2-7 (740 kg) in F. Wed 20:00. TQ485230
23 Chalfont St Giles, Buckinghamshire, S Giles (GF;T), 8, 7-3-15 (401 kg) in G. County books / pNBR info discrepant. Tue. [website] SU990935
24 Checkendon, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 10-1-21 (530 kg) in G. Wed. SU663830
25 Chertsey, Surrey, S Peter (GF), 8, 20-0-14 (1022 kg) in E. Manual curfew rung: Mon-Fri at 20:00 Michaelmas to Lady Day. Wed 20:00. [website] TQ041669
26 Chiddingstone, Kent, S Mary, 8, 17-0-3 (865 kg) in E. Mon. [website] TQ500452
27 Chilham, Kent, S Mary (T), 8, 16-2-21 (848 kg) in E. Wed. [website] TR068536
28 Chislet, Kent, S Mary V, 6, 15-3-9 (804 kg) in E♭. Mon. [website] TR224643
29 Claverdon, Warwickshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 11-1-23 (582 kg) in F♯. Fri 16:30. [website] SP198645
30 Coombe Bissett, Wiltshire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 10-1-5 (523 kg) in G. [website] SU108263
31 Cottered, Hertfordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 9-1-14 (476 kg) in F. [website] TL317292
32 Dartmouth, Devon, S Petrox (GF), 6, 7-3-9 (398 kg) in A. [website] SX886503
33 Darton, South Yorkshire, All Saints (T), 6, 9-1-20 (479 kg) in G. Wed (by arrangement). SE310099
34 Debenham, Suffolk, S Mary Magd (GF), 8, 21-0-20 (1076 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] TM174632
35 Ditchling, East Sussex, S Margaret, 8, 7-3-8 (397 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. Tue 20:00. TQ325152
36 East Dereham, Norfolk, S Nicholas (S), 8, 22-3-21 (1165 kg) in E♭. Detached tower. TF987132
37 Egerton, Kent, S James, 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. [website] TQ908475
38 Erith, Greater London, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 16-3-22 (861 kg) in F♯. Wed (1st) 20:00. [website] TQ507787
39 Ewell, Surrey, S Mary V, 8, 12-2-2 (636 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] TQ220629
40 Ewhurst Green, East Sussex, S James Gt (GF), 5, 9-2-13 (489 kg) in A♭. PN shared: Bodiam; Ewhurst Green. Thu (alt) 19:00. TQ795245
41 Farnham Royal, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V, 8, 11-3-10 (601 kg) in F♯. Tue. SU961827
42 Finmere, Oxfordshire, S Michael (GF), 3, 10-2-0 (533 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line. SP636331
43 Fleet, Lincolnshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 12-3-22 (658 kg) in F♯. Detached tower. TF388236
44 Fletching, East Sussex, S Mary & S Andrew (GF), 8, 10-0-9 (512 kg) in G♯. Fri 20:00. TQ428234
45 Fordham, Cambridgeshire, S Peter & S Mary Magd (T), 8, 15-0-10 (767 kg) in F. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Thu. [website] TL633707
46 Fundenhall, Norfolk, S Nicholas (GF), 5 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Unringable; rung from chancel. TM152968
47 Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, All Saints (T), 8, 19-1-24 (989 kg) in E. Mon. SK814901
48 Great Chart, Kent, S Mary, 8, 13-0-16 (668 kg) in F. PN shared: Gt Chart(1,3); Kennington(2,4). Mon (1st, 3rd). [website] TQ979419
49 Great Livermere, Suffolk, S Peter, 5, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Anticlockwise. [website] TL885713
50 Great Stanmore, Greater London, S John Ev, 8, 12-0-12 (615 kg) in G♯. Thu 20:00. [website] TQ167921