Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America, Cath Ch of S Paul (RC) (GF), 8, 13-1-11 (678 kg) in F♯. Sat (by arrangement).
2127 NNE Sewanee, Tennessee, United States of America, Breslin Tower, University of the South, 8, 11-0-23 (569 kg) in G. The Bentley Bells. Fri (not always: check) 17:00. [website]
3133 ENE Marietta, Georgia, United States of America, S James, 8, 5-1-5 (269 kg) in C. Mon (with additions). [website]
4140.2 E Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America, S Luke, 10, 13-1-14 (679 kg) in F. Thu (with additions) 18:30. [website]
5276 E Augusta, Georgia, United States of America, The Good Shepherd (GF), 8, 11-0-25 (570 kg) in G. Detached tower.
6277.1 ENE Hendersonville, North Carolina, United States of America, S James (GF), 8, 9-0-24 (468 kg) in A. Detached tower. Mon. [website]
7324 WNW Little Rock, Arkansas, United States of America, Trinity Episcopal Cathedral (GF), 8, 9-0-1 (458 kg) in A. Wed 17:30.
8400.2 E Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America, Cath Ch of S Luke & S Paul, 8, 14-1-0 (724 kg) in G. Wed 17:30.
9400.5 E Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America, Grace Church Cathedral (GF), 10, 16-2-27 (850 kg) in E♭. Detached tower. Tue 18:00.
10400.9 E Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America, S Michael, 8, 17-1-11 (881 kg) in E♭. Thu (with exceptions) 17:00. [website]
11405.2 E Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America, Stella Maris, Sullivan's Island (RC), 8, 4-2-16 (236 kg) in C♯. Tue 19:00.
12408.6 W Shreveport, Louisiana, United States of America, Cath Ch of S Mark (S), 8, 9-1-14 (476 kg) in A♭. The ringing bells form part of a 17-bell chime. Thu 17:45. [website]
13416.7 W Texarkana, Arkansas, United States of America, First Presbyterian Ch, 8, 3-2-26 (190 kg) in D. Thu 19:00.
14489.6 ENE Raleigh, North Carolina, United States of America, Christ Church (GF), 8, 4-1-9 (220 kg) in C. Detached tower. Thu 19:00.
15568.7 WSW Houston, Texas, United States of America, S Paul (Methodist), 8, 11-0-3 (560 kg) in G. Also a 10-bell (electrically operated) chime. Mon (rotates: see website) 19:00. [website]
16569.4 WSW Houston, Texas, United States of America, Palmer Memorial Episcopal Church, 8, 6-0-23 (315 kg) in B. Also a 9-bell (electrically operated) chime. Mon (rotates: see website) 19:00. [website]
17573.3 N Chicago, Illinois, United States of America, Mitchell Tower, University of Chicago (S;T), 10, 21-3-7 (1108 kg) in E♭. Mon (confirm first) 18:00. [website]
18574 WSW Houston, Texas, United States of America, S Thomas, 8, 7-0-7 (359 kg) in B. Mon (rotates: see website) 19:00. [website]
19574.6 W Dallas, Texas, United States of America, S James, 6, 4-2-12 (234 kg) in C. Sat 12:00. [website]
20576.9 N Chicago, Illinois, United States of America, S Paul, Riverside (GF;T), 8, 3-3-27 (203 kg) in E♭. The former Expo mobile belfry. [website]
21602.9 NE Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America, Southminster Presbyterian Ch (T), 8, 8-0-21 (416 kg) in A♭. Mon.
22609.6 N Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States of America, Stetson Chapel, Kalamazoo College (GF;T), 8, 9-0-16 (464 kg) in A. Mon (with additions) 19:00. [website]
23653.4 NE Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America, Virginia Theological Seminary, Immanuel Chapel (S;T), 8, 10-3-14 (552 kg) in G. The Hooff Norman Bells. Mon 18:00.
24658.4 NE Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America, Cath Ch of S Peter & S Paul (S;T), 10, 32-0-4 (1627 kg) in D. Also a 53-bell Taylor carillon (1963). Tue 18:45. [website]
25659 NE Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America, Old Post Office Tower (T), 10, 26-1-13 (1339 kg) in D. The Bells of Congress. Thu 18:50. [website]
26661.5 NE Frederick, Maryland, United States of America, Calvary United Methodist Ch (T), 8, 9-2-18 (491 kg) in A♭. Sun 14:00. [website]
27665.2 SE Miami, Florida, United States of America, Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, 8, 17-3-20 (911 kg) in F. The Patterson Memorial bells. Tue 18:30. [website]
28700.7 ENE Princess Anne, Maryland, United States of America, S Andrew (T), 6, 3-2-10 (182 kg) in C♯. Wed 19:00. [website]
29737.5 NNE Exeter, Ontario, Canada, Trivitt Memorial Church (T), 6, 15-2-13 (793 kg) in F♯. The ringing bells form part of a 12-bell chime. [website]
30753.2 W Abilene, Texas, United States of America, The Heavenly Rest, 6 U/R, 6-1-5 (320 kg) in B. The ringing bells form part of a 25-bell carillon; unringable. [website]
31753.5 NE New Castle, Delaware, United States of America, Immanuel on the Green (T), 6, 3-2-24 (189 kg) in D. Tue (1st). [website]
32781.6 NE Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America, S Mark (T), 8, 17-3-18 (910 kg) in F. Wed (2nd, 4th). [website]
33782.4 NE Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America, S Peter, 8 U/R, 15-1-25 (786 kg) in E. Unringable.
34782.8 NE Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America, Christ Church, 8 U/R, 17 cwt (~860 kg) in F. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime; unringable. [website]
35784.1 NE Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America, S Martin in the Fields (T), 8, 4-2-8 (232 kg) in D. Also a 9-bell chime. Wed (1st, 3rd, 5th). [website]
36800.1 NE Burlington, New Jersey, United States of America, S Mary (GF), 8, 22-0-4 (1119 kg) in E♭. Ringing prohibited; rung from chancel.
37806.2 NNE Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Cath Ch of S James (T), 12, 21-2-10 (1097 kg) in D. Also a 10-bell (electronically operated) chime. Mon 19:00. [website]
38831.8 NE Rochester, New York, United States of America, The Ascension (GF;T), 10, 11-1-7 (575 kg) in G.
39860.9 NE New York, New York, United States of America, Trinity Ch, 12, 23-3-17 (1214 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 2♯; original 8 now hung dead as part of an 11-bell chime; ringing temporarily suspended. [website]
40906.8 NE Brewster, New York, United States of America, Chapel of S Cuthbert, Community of The Holy Spirit, 8 U/R, 8-2-22 (442 kg) in A. Unringable.
41921.8 NE Kent, Connecticut, United States of America, Kent School Chapel (T), 10, 24-2-20 (1254 kg) in D. [website]
42980.4 NE Northampton, Massachusetts, United States of America, Mendenhall Center, Smith College (T), 8, 8-2-11 (437 kg) in A. [website]
431036 NE Groton, Massachusetts, United States of America, Groton School Chapel, 10, 18-0-20 (924 kg) in F.
441045.4 NE Watertown, Massachusetts, United States of America, Perkins School for the Blind, 8, 22-1-15 (1137 kg) in E. The Wheelwright Bells; ringing prohibited.
451049.9 NE Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, The Advent (T), 8, 19-1-7 (981 kg) in E. Wed 19:00. [website]
461050.9 NE Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Christ Church, Old North (T), 8, 13-3-5 (701 kg) in F. Sat 11:15. [website]
471054 NE Hingham, Massachusetts, United States of America, Memorial Bell Tower, 10, 19-2-19 (999 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime. Tue 19:00.
481079.4 NE Orleans, Massachusetts, United States of America, The Transfiguration (GF;T), 10, 21-2-23 (1103 kg) in E♭. Detached tower. [website]
491228.7 NE Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, S Matthew's Bell Tower (T), 8, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F. Former church of S Matthew (Anglican). Sat (2nd) 13:30. [website]
501229.1 NE Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, Cath Ch of Holy Trinity (T), 8, 14-0-23 (722 kg) in F. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed.