Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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45130.5 WSW Chelsea, Greater London, All Saints, Old Church, 8, 10-2-12 (539 kg) in A♭. Tue (not always: check). TQ270775
45230.5 NE Little Bentley, Essex, S Mary, 5 U/R, 15¼ cwt (~770 kg) in F. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. TM122249
45330.6 NNW Langley, Essex, S John Ev (GF), 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; ropes fall in sequence: 1,4,2,3; tuning: (approx) 1,2,4,5 of 5. TL442352
45430.6 SE Selling, Kent, S Mary V, 8, 5-3-26 (304 kg) in C. PN shared: Sheldwich(1,3); Selling(2,4). Thu (2nd, 4th: check) 20:00. [website] TR038568
45530.7 ENE Little Clacton, Essex, S James, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg). Unringable. TM166188
45630.8 WSW Battersea, Greater London, S Mary (S), 8, 13-2-24 (697 kg) in F. Mon. [website] TQ268768
45730.9 NW Anstey, Hertfordshire, S George (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Rung from chancel; not well in tune. Tue. [website] TL404328
45830.9 WSW Kensington, Greater London, S Mary Abbots (S), 10, 31-0-4 (1577 kg) in C♯. Thu. TQ256797
45931 WNW Tewin, Hertfordshire, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 8¾ cwt (~440 kg) in G♯. Wed 20:00. [website] TL268142
46031 SW Westerham, Kent, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 23-0-17 (1176 kg) in E♭. Tue (with exceptions). [website] TQ447540
46131 NE Dedham, Essex, S Mary V, 8 U/R, 19 cwt (~970 kg) in E. One bell (or more) from ring hung dead : 6th; unringable; tower unsafe. TM057331
46231.1 NNE Polstead, Suffolk, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 9-1-22 (480 kg) in A. Mon. [website] TL988380
46331.1 NW Aspenden, Hertfordshire, S Mary (T), 8, 9-3-7 (498 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] TL353283
46431.1 NW Buntingford, Hertfordshire, S Bartholomew, Layston, 3 U/R, 10-0-23 (518 kg) in G. One or more bells not hung; unringable; tuning: 1,2,4 of 5. TL369301
46531.2 NE Higham, Suffolk, S Mary (T), 6, 9-0-6 (460 kg) in A♭. [website] TM035352
46631.3 ENE Tendring, Essex, S Edmund K&M, 6, 6-2-17 (338 kg) in A. Tue. TM143241
46731.3 W Hendon, Greater London, S Mary (GF), 8, 15-0-2 (763 kg) in E. Wed. TQ228895
46831.3 N Shudy Camps, Cambridgeshire, S Mary, 5 U/R, 8-3-24 (455 kg) in A. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. [website] TL620444
46931.3 N Clare, Suffolk, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 28 cwt (~1420 kg) in D. Tue. [website] TL769454
47031.3 SSW Tonbridge, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 19-1-0 (978 kg) in E. Fri. [website] TQ591467
47131.3 WSW Tooting Graveney, Greater London, All Saints, 8, 7-0-1 (356 kg) in B. [website] TQ282717
47231.4 N Haverhill, Suffolk, S Mary V, 6, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] TL671455
47331.4 NNE Foxearth, Essex, S Peter & S Paul, 8 U/R, 7-0-17 (363 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise. TL835447
47431.4 S Marden, Kent, S Michael & All Angels (T), 8, 14-1-0 (724 kg) in F♯. [website] TQ744446
47531.5 SW Croydon, Greater London, S Peter, South Croydon, 12, 30-0-20 (1533 kg) in D. Mon (see tower website). [website] TQ326644
47631.5 SW Croydon, Greater London, Minster Ch of S John Bapt, 12, 36-3-18 (1875 kg) in C♯. Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ319654
47731.5 NE Stratford St Mary, Suffolk, S Mary, 6, 16-2-0 (838 kg) in F. [website] TM052346
47831.6 NNE Boxford, Suffolk, S Mary, 8, 21-2-10 (1097 kg) in E♭. [website] TL962404
47931.6 SSE Egerton, Kent, S James, 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. [website] TQ908475
48031.7 NE Lawford, Essex, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 7-0-24 (367 kg) in A♭. Unringable. TM088315
48131.7 W South Mimms, Hertfordshire, S Giles (T), 6, 11-0-12 (564 kg) in G. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Thu 19:00. [website] TL222011
48231.7 SSE Charing, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 12-2-10 (640 kg) in G. Wed (with exceptions) 20:00. [website] TQ954494
48331.8 WNW Hatfield, Hertfordshire, S Etheldreda, 10, 23-1-20 (1190 kg) in D. Thu. [website] TL234084
48431.8 NNE Edwardstone, Suffolk, S Mary V (GF), 6, 9-3-26 (507 kg) in G. Wed. [website] TL940420
48532 NNW Chrishall, Essex, Holy Trinity (T), 6, 8-1-22 (429 kg) in A♭. TL451386
48632 N Pentlow, Essex, S George & S Gregory, 5, 8-2-0 (432 kg) in G. Round tower. TL812461
48732 WNW North Mymms, Hertfordshire, S Mary (T), 8, 12-3-0 (648 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] TL221044
48832.1 NW Benington, Hertfordshire, S Peter (T), 8, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] TL296235
48932.1 WSW Wandsworth, Greater London, All Saints, 8, 15-1-24 (786 kg) in F. Only limited ringing allowed. [website] TQ254747
49032.2 W Ridge, Hertfordshire, S Margaret, 6, 11-0-24 (570 kg) in G. Fri 17:45. [website] TL213004
49132.2 N Kedington, Suffolk, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 12-2-12 (640 kg) in G. [website] TL704470
49232.2 N Cavendish, Suffolk, S Mary V, 6, 11-0-21 (568 kg) in F♯. [website] TL804465
49332.2 NNW Elmdon, Essex, S Nicholas, 6, 10-2-26 (545 kg) in G. Mon. TL461396
49432.2 NE East Bergholt, Suffolk, S Mary V (GF), 5, 26-0-8 (1324 kg) in D. Anticlockwise; rung by hand (no ropes or wheels) in wooden cage in churchyard; the heaviest ring of five bells. [website] TM070344
49532.2 SSW Leigh, Kent, S Mary (T), 6, 8-2-0 (432 kg) in B♭. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. [website] TQ548466
49632.2 NNE Great Waldingfield, Suffolk, S Lawrence, 6 U/R, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in F♯. Unringable; not well in tune. [website] TL911439
49732.3 NNW Bartlow, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; round tower. [website] TL585451
49832.3 WNW Datchworth, Hertfordshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 8-1-16 (426 kg) in G♯. [website] TL267192
49932.3 S Headcorn, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 21-0-5 (1069 kg) in D♯. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Thu. [website] TQ831442
50032.5 WSW Fulham, Greater London, All Saints (S;T), 10, 18-2-22 (950 kg) in E♭. Tue. TQ242759