Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Clovelly, Devon, All Saints (GF), 6, 10-1-21 (530 kg) in A♭. SS309251
22.9 SSE Woolfardisworthy (West), Devon, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 7-2-16 (388 kg) in B♭. SS332210
34.6 W Hartland, Devon, S Nectan, 6, 17-2-8 (893 kg) in E. SS234247
45.4 ESE Parkham, Devon, S James (GF), 6, 7-3-22 (404 kg) in G. SS388215
56 E Alwington, Devon, S Andrew (GF), 6, 11-2-0 (584 kg) in F♯. PN: by arrangement. SS404231
66.5 SW Welcombe, Devon, S Nectan (GF), 6, 7-0-17 (363 kg) in B. [website] SS228184
76.6 SSE West Putford, Devon, S Stephen (GF), 6, 4-3-10 (246 kg) in B♭. SS358156
87 S Bradworthy, Devon, S John Bapt (T), 6, 9-3-8 (499 kg) in F♯. Tue (by arrangement). SS324139
97.2 E Abbotsham, Devon, S Helen (GF), 6, 10-3-22 (556 kg) in G. Wed. SS424264
107.2 ESE Buckland Brewer, Devon, S Mary & S Benedict (GF), 6, 12-3-17 (655 kg) in G. SS418209
118.4 E Littleham, Devon, S Swithin (GF), 6, 8-1-17 (427 kg) in A♭. Wed. SS443235
128.7 SSE Sutcombe, Devon, S Andrew (GF), 6, 6-3-10 (347 kg) in B♭. SS346116
138.7 SE Abbots Bickington, Devon, S James (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in D. Unringable; anticlockwise; notes perceived not=nominal/2; tuning: 1,2,4 of 5. SS384132
148.9 SW Morwenstow, Cornwall, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in C. SS204153
158.9 ENE Northam, Devon, S Margaret, 8, 13-2-25 (697 kg) in F♯. SS448290
169 E Bideford, Devon, S Mary, 8, 17-1-10 (881 kg) in E. Wed. SS453264
179.3 SSW Kilkhampton, Cornwall, S James Gt, 8, 11-3-23 (607 kg) in F. SS252113
189.6 ESE Monkleigh, Devon, S George (GF), 6, 8-2-15 (439 kg) in A♭. SS457207
199.9 E Weare Giffard, Devon, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 7-1-26 (380 kg) in A. SS467221
2010.1 SSE Milton Damerel, Devon, Holy Trinity (GF), 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SS384107
2110.1 ESE Frithelstock, Devon, S Mary & S Gregory (GF), 6, 17 cwt (~860 kg) in E♭. SS463195
2210.1 ENE Appledore, Devon, S Mary (GF), 8, 10-3-26 (558 kg) in G. Mon. SS463306
2310.3 ENE Westleigh, Devon, S Peter (GF), 6, 11-0-17 (567 kg) in G. SS472286
2410.6 ESE Langtree, Devon, All Saints (GF), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. SS451155
2511.1 ENE Instow, Devon, S John Bapt, 3, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. SS479309
2611.8 SSE Thornbury, Devon, S Peter (GF), 5, 5-3-18 (300 kg) in B. SS400084
2712 S Pancrasweek, Devon, S Pancras (GF), 5, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F♯. SS296058
2812 ESE Great Torrington, Devon, S Michael (T), 8, 14-3-4 (751 kg) in F. Ringing temporarily suspended. SS494192
2912.1 SSW Poughill, Cornwall, S Olaf K&M (GF), 6, 12-3-26 (660 kg) in F♯. SS222077
3012.3 E Huntshaw, Devon, S Mary Magd (GF), 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SS506228
3112.3 ESE Little Torrington, Devon, S Giles (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. SS490168
3212.6 SSW Stratton, Cornwall, S Andrew (T), 8, 21-3-16 (1112 kg) in E♭. SS231064
3312.7 SE Shebbear, Devon, S Michael (GF), 6, 9-2-6 (485 kg) in A♭. Tue. SS438092
3412.7 ESE Peters Marland, Devon, S Peter (GF), 6, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. SS478134
3512.7 SSW Launcells, Cornwall, S Andrew & S Swithin, 6, 9-3-26 (507 kg) in G. SS243057
3613 E Alverdiscott, Devon, All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. Derelict; unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SS519252
3713.1 SSE Bradford, Devon, All Saints (GF), 6, 10-2-8 (537 kg) in G. Fri. SS421072
3813.3 NE Georgeham, Devon, S George (T), 8, 12-0-22 (620 kg) in F♯. SS464398
3913.3 S Holsworthy, Devon, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 8, 15-0-0 (762 kg) in F♯. Wed. SS343039
4013.4 ENE Fremington, Devon, S Peter (GF), 6, 8-3-19 (453 kg) in G. Thu (not always: check). [website] SS512325
4113.4 NE Braunton, Devon, S Brannock (T), 8, 16-0-25 (824 kg) in E. Tue (1st, 3rd). SS489370
4213.6 ENE Heanton Punchardon, Devon, S Augustine, 6, 10-2-24 (544 kg) in A♭. SS502355
4313.8 S Bridgerule, Devon, S Bridget (GF), 8, 10-1-21 (530 kg) in A♭. SS281031
4413.8 S Pyworthy, Devon, S Swithun (GF), 6, 8-1-20 (428 kg) in F♯. SS312028
4513.8 SE Buckland Filleigh, Devon, S Mary & Holy Trinity (GF), 5 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Unringable; tower unsafe. SS465091
4614.4 SSE Hollacombe, Devon, S Petroc (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in G♯. Unringable; anticlockwise. SS377030
4714.4 ESE St Giles in the Wood, Devon, S Giles (GF), 6, 10-0-25 (519 kg) in G♯. SS533189
4814.4 SSW Marhamchurch, Cornwall, S Marwenne (GF), 6, 7-3-20 (403 kg) in G. SS223036
4915.4 SE Black Torrington, Devon, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-3-9 (449 kg) in F♯. Wed. SS464057
5015.4 NE Mortehoe, Devon, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 9-0-26 (469 kg) in B♭. SS456452