Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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1 Abbotsley, Cambridgeshire, S Margaret, 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. One bell (or more) from ring hung dead : tenor; one bell (or more) from ring unhung; unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 2-6 of 8. [website] TL227565
2 Bedford, Bedfordshire, S Andrew (T), 8, 5-2-22 (289 kg) in B. Thu. TL057509
3 Blunham, Bedfordshire, S Edmund K&M & S James, 6, 18½ cwt (~940 kg) in E♭. Wed. TL152511
4 Broughton, Cambridgeshire, All Saints (GF), 4, 10-1-3 (522 kg) in G. [website] TL280779
5 Catthorpe, Leicestershire, S Thomas (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C♯. No visiting bands at present; unsuitable for inexperienced ringers; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. [website] SP551781
6 Caxton, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew, 6, 7-2-11 (386 kg) in G♯. [website] TL300578
7 Chatteris, Cambridgeshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 11-1-9 (576 kg) in G. Mon. [website] TL394860
8 Church Langton, Leicestershire, S Peter, 8, 17-0-6 (866 kg) in E. SP723934
9 Cople, Bedfordshire, All Saints (T), 6, 8-0-22 (416 kg) in A♭. Anticlockwise; 5th (8-1-22) is heavier than tenor. TL103484
10 Croxton, Cambridgeshire, S James (GF), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. [website] TL252592
11 Daventry, Northamptonshire, Holy Cross (T), 10, 18-3-11 (958 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] SP574625
12 Diddington, Cambridgeshire, S Laurence (T), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Only limited ringing allowed; tuning: 1-3 of 4. [website] TL190659
13 Downham Market, Norfolk, S Edmund (GF;T), 8, 10-3-6 (549 kg) in G. Mon (1st: check). [website] TF612033
14 Draughton, Northamptonshire, S Catherine (GF), 4, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. SP761768
15 Dry Drayton, Cambridgeshire, S Peter & S Paul, 5 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Unringable; not well in tune. [website] TL379619
16 East Carlton, Northamptonshire, S Peter, 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G♯. SP831893
17 Eltisley, Cambridgeshire, S Pandionia & S John, 4 U/R, 12-0-0 (610 kg) in G. Unringable; ropes fall in sequence: 1,3,2,4; tuning: 2-5 of 8. [website] TL268596
18 Ely, Cambridgeshire, S Mary, 8, 17-0-25 (875 kg) in E. Fri. [website] TL538802
19 Felmersham, Bedfordshire, S Mary, 8, 20-2-18 (1050 kg) in E♭. [website] SP991578
20 Fenstanton, Cambridgeshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF;T), 6, 10-2-2 (534 kg) in G. PN rotates: Hilton; Houghton; Fenstanton; Holywell. Mon (3rd). [website] TL320687
21 Gilmorton, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF;T), 8, 10-2-9 (538 kg) in G. PN shared with Kimcote. Tue (exc 2nd). SP570878
22 Great Bowden, Leicestershire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 14-0-1 (712 kg) in F. Tue. SP746888
23 Great Eversden, Cambridgeshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 6. [website] TL366533
24 Great Gidding, Cambridgeshire, S Michael, 5, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. [website] TL116831
25 Great Paxton, Cambridgeshire, Holy Trinity, 6, 8-3-5 (447 kg) in A. [website] TL209641
26 Great Wymondley, Hertfordshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-3-12 (450 kg) in A♭. Thu. [website] TL214285
27 Haddenham, Cambridgeshire, Holy Trinity (T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in E. Fri (1st). [website] TL463756
28 Hargrave, Northamptonshire, All Saints (T), 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♯. Tuning: 2,3,4,6 of 12. TL036706
29 Harrold, Bedfordshire, S Peter & All Saints (T), 6, 13-0-6 (663 kg) in F♯. Fri (alt). SP953566
30 Hemingford Abbots, Cambridgeshire, S Margaret of Antioch (GF;T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in G♯. [website] TL282711
31 Henlow, Bedfordshire, S Mary (T), 8, 14½ cwt (~740 kg) in F♯. Tue. TL177387
32 Hilton, Cambridgeshire, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 9-0-15 (464 kg) in G♯. PN rotates: Hilton; Houghton; Fenstanton; Holywell; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Mon (1st). [website] TL290661
33 Hitchin, Hertfordshire, S Mary, 12, 17-0-16 (871 kg) in E. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Mon. [website] TL184291
34 Hockwold, Norfolk, S Peter, 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in B. Unringable. TL724880
35 Hockwold cum Wilton, Norfolk, S James, 6, 6-2-20 (339 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] TL734880
36 Holbeach, Lincolnshire, All Saints (T), 8, 13-2-14 (692 kg) in E♭. Tue 10:30. TF358247
37 Houghton on the Hill, Leicestershire, S Catharine (T), 6, 12-3-7 (651 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK676032
38 Keysoe, Bedfordshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 5, 14¼ cwt (~720 kg) in E. TL073624
39 Keyston, Cambridgeshire, S John Bapt (GF), 5, 17 cwt (~860 kg) in E. One bell (or more) from ring unringable: 2nd; only limited ringing allowed; anticlockwise. [website] TL043754
40 King's Norton, Leicestershire, S John Bapt, 8, 18-3-12 (958 kg) in E♭. SK688005
41 Kingston, Cambridgeshire, All Saints & S Andrew, 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B♭. Unringable. [website] TL346554
42 Knighton, Leicestershire, S Mary Magd (T), 8, 10-2-8 (537 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] SK599012
43 Little Barford, Bedfordshire, S Denys (GF), 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 2-4,6 of 12. TL177569
44 Little Eversden, Cambridgeshire, S Helen (GF), 6, 7-1-0 (368 kg) in A♭. Mon 18:30. [website] TL374532
45 Little Staughton, Bedfordshire, All Saints, 5, 10-2-20 (542 kg) in G♯. Anticlockwise. Mon. TL107629
46 Little Stukeley, Cambridgeshire, S Martin, 4 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable. [website] TL209756
47 Little Wymondley, Hertfordshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 2-3-22 (150 kg) in E. TL216272
48 Market Deeping, Lincolnshire, S Guthlac, 8, 13-3-25 (710 kg) in E. Thu. TF136103
49 Medbourne, Leicestershire, S Giles (GF;T), 6, 8-3-3 (446 kg) in A♭. SP799930
50 Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, S Mary (T), 10, 25-1-20 (1292 kg) in D. Tue. SK752190