Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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1 Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire, S Lawrence (T), 6, 9-2-25 (494 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] TL094021
2 Alburgh, Norfolk, All Saints, 8, 9-3-12 (501 kg) in G. Mon (4th). TM270872
3 Ash by Wrotham, Kent, S Peter & S Paul (GF;T), 6, 8-3-11 (450 kg) in G♯. Sat 09:00. [website] TQ601645
4 Aspenden, Hertfordshire, S Mary (T), 8, 9-3-7 (498 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] TL353283
5 Beckley, East Sussex, All Saints (GF), 6, 12-0-10 (614 kg) in F. PN alternates with Peasmarsh. Thu (not always: check) 18:30. TQ842237
6 Bedfield, Suffolk, S Nicholas (GF), 6 U/R, 9¼ cwt (~470 kg) in G♯. Unringable. [website] TM227663
7 Benenden, Kent, S George (S), 12, 18-0-24 (925 kg) in E♭. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. Fri (with exceptions). [website] TQ808326
8 Biddenden, Kent, All Saints, 8, 22½ cwt (~1140 kg) in E♭. Thu. [website] TQ848384
9 Bosham, West Sussex, Holy Trinity, 6, 13-0-7 (664 kg) in F. Thu 19:00. SU804038
10 Brandeston, Suffolk, All Saints, 6, 7-2-25 (392 kg) in A♭. [website] TM247603
11 Brenchley, Kent, All Saints (T), 8, 17-3-24 (913 kg) in E. Mon (not always: check). [website] TQ679417
12 Caterham Valley, Surrey, S John Ev (T), 8, 16-3-12 (856 kg) in E♭. ART Teaching Centre: Collaborative Bell Skills, East Surrey. Mon. [website] TQ342553
13 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
14 Chevening, Kent, S Botolph (T), 8, 10-1-13 (527 kg) in G. Tue (not always: check). [website] TQ489577
15 Chichester, West Sussex, Cath Ch of Holy Trinity, 8, 18-1-12 (933 kg) in E♭. Detached tower. Wed. SU859048
16 Cookham, Berkshire, Holy Trinity, 10, 13-3-27 (711 kg) in E. Tue. SU896855
17 East Bedfont, Greater London, S Mary V (GF), 6, 7-1-20 (377 kg) in A♭. PN: by arrangement. TQ084736
18 Eastling, Kent, S Mary (GF;T), 6 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. [website] TQ965565
19 Eastry, Kent, S Mary BV, 8, 16-3-20 (860 kg) in E♭. Mon 18:30. [website] TR310547
20 Enfield, Greater London, S Andrew (GF), 8, 19¾ cwt (~1000 kg) in E. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Thu. TQ327966
21 Erith, Greater London, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 16-3-22 (861 kg) in F♯. Wed (1st) 20:00. [website] TQ507787
22 Froyle, Hampshire, Assumption of BVM, 6, 10-2-18 (542 kg) in G♯. Fri 18:30. [website] SU755428
23 Gillingham, Kent, S Mary Magd, 8, 11-1-18 (580 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] TQ783688
24 Goudhurst, Kent, S Mary V (T), 8, 23½ cwt (~1190 kg) in D. [website] TQ723378
25 Havant, Hampshire, S Faith, 8, 15-0-25 (773 kg) in E. Tue. [website] SU717062
26 Hawkhurst, Kent, S Laurence (T), 8, 23-0-19 (1177 kg) in E♭. Fri (with exceptions). [website] TQ755294
27 Headcorn, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 21-0-5 (1069 kg) in D♯. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Thu. [website] TQ831442
28 Hever, Kent, S Peter, 6, 9-0-25 (469 kg) in A♭. Thu (with exceptions). [website] TQ476448
29 Holborn, Greater London, S Giles in the Fields (T), 8, 14-0-16 (718 kg) in F. Tue 18:00 & Thu (exc 4th) 12:30. TQ299812
30 Horton, Berkshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in F♯. TQ014758
31 Kettleburgh, Suffolk, S Andrew, 6, 7-1-11 (373 kg) in A. [website] TM264606
32 Langley Marish, Berkshire, S Mary V, 8, 15-1-15 (782 kg) in E. Tue. TQ004795
33 Lenham, Kent, S Mary, 8, 21-0-14 (1073 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] TQ899521
34 Lincoln, Lincolnshire, S Basil Gt & S Paisios of the Holy Mountain (Gk Orth) (T), 6, 9-2-2 (484 kg) in A♭. Former church of S Botolph by Bargate (Anglican) (until 2018); Building is up for sale / under offer; ringing prohibited. [website] SK972698
35 Little Stonham, Suffolk, S Mary V, 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; one or more bells not hung; unringable. [website] TM111601
36 Marlow, Great, Buckinghamshire, All Saints (T), 8, 15-0-3 (763 kg) in F. Tue. SU851861
37 Monk Soham, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 5, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. [website] TM213650
38 Morden, Greater London, S Lawrence, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg). Unringable. TQ250674
39 Northiam, East Sussex, S Mary (GF), 6, 14-0-27 (723 kg) in F♯. Tue. TQ829245
40 Ockham, Surrey, All Saints, 6, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Thu. TQ066565
41 Ockley, Surrey, S Margaret (GF), 6, 13-2-4 (688 kg) in F♯. PN shared: Capel; Ockley. Wed (1st, 3rd). [website] TQ156406
42 Oxted, Surrey, S Mary (T), 6, 12-0-2 (611 kg) in F♯. Mon (exc Aug) 20:00. [website] TQ390529
43 Peasemore, Berkshire, S Barnabas, 6, 8-0-11 (411 kg) in A. [website] SU457770
44 Penshurst, Kent, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 17-2-11 (894 kg) in E♭. Thu. TQ527438
45 Preston, Kent, S Catherine, 3 U/R, 2½ cwt (~130 kg) in F. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 1,3,3 of 3. [website] TR016607
46 Preston, Kent, S Mildred (GF), 6, 7-3-21 (403 kg) in G. PN alternates: Preston; Wingham. Tue (alt: check). [website] TR243604
47 Redenhall, Norfolk, Assumption of BVM (T), 8, 22-2-20 (1152 kg) in D. Thu. TM263843
48 Rettendon, Essex, All Saints (T), 6, 8-1-7 (422 kg) in A. Wed. TQ770960
49 Shere, Surrey, S James, 8, 15-2-8 (791 kg) in E. Thu. TQ074477
50 Shipley, West Sussex, S Mary V (S), 6, 9-1-4 (472 kg) in A. Wed. TQ145218