Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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1 Ambrosden, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 8, 20-1-6 (1031 kg) in E. SP602194
2 Ascott under Wychwood, Oxfordshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. SP300186
3 Ashbury, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 13½ cwt (~690 kg) in F♯. PN alternates with Bishopstone; anticlockwise. Thu (1st, 3rd). SU265849
4 Beckley, Oxfordshire, Assumption of BVM, 5 U/R, 11-1-13 (577 kg) in F♯. Unringable; ropes fall in sequence: 1,2,3,5,4. [website] SP562112
5 Black Bourton, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 6-2-24 (341 kg) in B♭. SP286042
6 Caverswall, Staffordshire, S Peter (T), 6, 8-1-14 (425 kg) in A♭. Wed. SJ951427
7 Chastleton, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 6-3-8 (347 kg) in G. SP248290
8 Cherington, Warwickshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 5-3-22 (302 kg) in B. Mon. [website] SP291365
9 Chilton Foliat, Wiltshire, S Mary (T), 5, 9-1-12 (475 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. [website] SU318705
10 Clent, Worcestershire, S Leonard, 8, 11-0-18 (567 kg) in F♯. [website] SO928793
11 Denchworth, Oxfordshire, S James, 4 U/R, 4-3-3 (243 kg) in D♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. SU380917
12 Doveridge, Derbyshire, S Cuthbert (GF;T), 5, 9-2-15 (489 kg) in G. SK113341
13 Farthinghoe, Northamptonshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G♯. Unringable; anticlockwise. SP536397
14 Fulbrook, Oxfordshire, S James Gt (T), 6, 4-0-13 (209 kg) in C. Fri (1st). SP258130
15 Garsington, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-1-6 (422 kg) in G. Thu. [website] SP580020
16 Great Coxwell, Oxfordshire, S Giles, 5 U/R, 11-1-26 (583 kg) in G. Unringable. SU269934
17 Hornton, Oxfordshire, S John Bapt (T), 5 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; No stays or sliders. SP392450
18 Hurstbourne Priors, Hampshire, S Andrew, 8, 14-3-9 (753 kg) in F. [website] SU439466
19 Kempsford, Gloucestershire, S Mary, 6, 16-1-14 (832 kg) in F. Thu. [website] SU161964
20 Kirtlington, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 16-1-19 (834 kg) in E. Mon. SP500194
21 Lambourn, Berkshire, S Michael & All Angels, 8, 20-2-0 (1041 kg) in D. [website] SU326789
22 Langford, Oxfordshire, S Matthew, 6, 8-2-25 (443 kg) in A. Tue. SP249025
23 Long Compton, Warwickshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 12-0-22 (620 kg) in F. Tue. [website] SP287330
24 Longworth, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Unringable; future plans: to become 6; anticlockwise. SU383994
25 Middleton Stoney, Oxfordshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 9-2-12 (488 kg) in G. Wed. SP530232
26 North Aston, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 6-1-26 (329 kg) in B. SP480289
27 Priors Marston, Warwickshire, S Leonard (GF;T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. Anticlockwise. Mon. [website] SP489576
28 Shellingford, Oxfordshire, S Faith (GF), 6, 6-2-10 (335 kg) in B. PN shared with Coleshill. Thu (1st, 3rd, 5th). SU319935
29 Sherborne, Gloucestershire, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 9-3-23 (506 kg) in G♯. [website] SP168147
30 Shinfield, Berkshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 11-3-13 (603 kg) in F. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Mon. SU729681
31 Somerton, Oxfordshire, S James Ap (GF;T), 8, 11-3-23 (607 kg) in F. SP496286
32 South Newington, Oxfordshire, S Peter ad Vincula, 5, 8-0-7 (410 kg) in F♯. SP407333
33 Stafford, Staffordshire, S Mary, 10, 19-0-11 (970 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime; future plans: to become 12; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. [website] SJ921232
34 Standlake, Oxfordshire, S Giles (GF), 6, 10-1-18 (529 kg) in F♯. Wed. SP397036
35 Stanton St John, Oxfordshire, S John Bapt, 5, 9¼ cwt (~470 kg) in G♯. Thu. [website] SP577093
36 Stratton Audley, Oxfordshire, S Mary & S Edburga (GF;T), 5, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in G. SP608260
37 Thornby, Northamptonshire, S Helen (GF), 5, 6-2-25 (342 kg) in A♭. SP669756
38 Tilehurst, Berkshire, S Michael (S), 8, 17-1-15 (883 kg) in E. Wed. [website] SU673729
39 Tingewick, Buckinghamshire, S Mary Magd (T), 5, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in G. Tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 6. SP657330
40 Weedon Bec, Northamptonshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF;T), 8, 14-3-2 (750 kg) in F. Wed 20:00. SP633592
41 Westbury, Buckinghamshire, S Augustine (GF), 3 U/R, 5-3-19 (301 kg) in C♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SP622356
42 Witney, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 8, 16-3-11 (856 kg) in E. Tue. SP356092
43 Wombourne, Staffordshire, S Benedict Biscop, 8, 9-2-13 (489 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] SO876931