Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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6551220.4 NW Casterton, Cumbria, Holy Trinity (GF), 3 U/R, 5-0-3 (255 kg) in D. The ringing bells form part of a 6-bell chime; unringable. SD624796
6552220.5 NW Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria, S Mary V (T), 6, 12-1-23 (633 kg) in F♯. SD611788
6553220.5 WSW Walkhampton, Devon, S Mary V, 6, 7-3-12 (399 kg) in G. SX536701
6554220.5 WSW Kingston, Devon, S James (GF), 6, 10-0-26 (520 kg) in G. SX635478
6555220.6 NNW Hartlepool, Durham, S Aidan (T), 8, 14-0-7 (714 kg) in F♯. Tue (2nd, 4th) 17:30. NZ507314
6556220.8 NW Morecambe, Lancashire, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 10-0-25 (519 kg) in G. Fri (exc 1st). SD439646
6557220.9 NNW Hartlepool, Durham, All Saints, Stranton, 8, 12-3-4 (650 kg) in F. Wed. NZ508319
6558220.9 WSW Halwill, Devon, S Peter & S James (GF), 6, 5-3-27 (304 kg) in A♯. SX427994
6559221 WSW Thornbury, Devon, S Peter (GF), 5, 5-3-18 (300 kg) in B. SS400084
6560221 NNW Aycliffe, Durham, S Andrew, 3, 3-2-9 (182 kg) in E♭. Access to ringing room via a vertical ladder. NZ282221
6561221 NW Dent, Cumbria, S Andrew (T), 6, 8-0-23 (417 kg) in B♭. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. [website] SD705870
6562221 WSW Meavy, Devon, S Peter, 6, 7-2-21 (391 kg) in G. Thu. SX540672
6563221.1 WSW 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
6564221.1 NNW Gainford, Durham, S Mary, 6, 11-3-4 (599 kg) in G♯. NZ169166
6565221.2 WSW Holbeton, Devon, All Saints (GF), 6, 13-3-14 (705 kg) in F. SX612501
6566221.2 NNW Hartlepool, Durham, Art Gallery & Tourist Information Centre (T), 6, 9-2-24 (494 kg) in G. Former church of Christ; ringing temporarily suspended. NZ510325
6567221.2 WSW Germansweek, Devon, S German (GF), 5, 5-1-16 (274 kg) in C. SX438941
6568221.4 NNW Hartlepool, Durham, S Hilda, 3 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg). Derelict; unringable; tower unsafe. NZ528336
6569221.6 NW Barbon, Cumbria, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 7-1-25 (380 kg) in A. Thu 17:30. SD630824
6570221.6 WSW Milton Damerel, Devon, Holy Trinity (GF), 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SS384107
6571221.7 WSW Lewtrenchard, Devon, S Peter (GF), 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. SX457861
6572221.8 NNW Hartlepool, Durham, S Oswald (T), 10, 21-2-12 (1098 kg) in E♭. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime. Tue (1st, 3rd, 5th) 19:00. NZ506334
6573221.8 WSW Shaugh Prior, Devon, S Edward (GF), 6, 15-1-3 (776 kg) in E. Mon (1st). SX542631
6574221.9 NW Warton, Lancashire, S Oswald or Holy Trinity, 3 U/R, 15 cwt (~760 kg). Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SD498723
6575222 WSW Thrushelton, Devon, S George (GF), 6, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in G♯. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. SX447876
6576222 NNW Heighington, Durham, S Michael (GF), 6, 15-1-23 (785 kg) in G. Wed. NZ248223
6577222.1 WSW Brent Tor, Devon, S Michael (GF), 5, 5-2-22 (289 kg) in C♯. Access to church by steep footpath; No mains electricity. SX470804
6578222.2 WSW Coryton, Devon, S Andrew (GF), 5, 5-3-8 (296 kg) in B. SX457835
6579222.3 WSW West Putford, Devon, S Stephen (GF), 6, 4-3-10 (246 kg) in B♭. SS358156
6580222.5 WSW Whitchurch, Devon, S Andrew (GF), 6, 11-1-8 (575 kg) in F. Fri. SX492726
6581222.7 WSW Yealmpton, Devon, S Bartholomew, 6, 10-2-9 (538 kg) in F♯. SX577517
6582222.8 WSW Tavistock, Devon, S Eustachius, 10, 24-0-5 (1222 kg) in D. Tue. SX481744
6583222.8 NW Burton in Kendal, Cumbria, S James (T), 6, 11-0-17 (567 kg) in G. Tue. SD530769
6584222.8 NNW Sedgefield, Durham, S Edmund (T), 6, 9-1-2 (471 kg) in A♭. Thu. NZ356288
6585222.9 WSW Stowford, Devon, S John (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. SX432870
6586223.2 W Woolfardisworthy (West), Devon, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 7-2-16 (388 kg) in B♭. SS332210
6587223.2 WSW Hollacombe, Devon, S Petroc (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in G♯. Unringable; anticlockwise. SS377030
6588223.3 WSW Bickleigh, Devon, S Mary V, 6, 9-3-27 (508 kg) in F. Mon (check with contact). SX520623
6589223.5 WSW Plymouth, Devon, S Maurice, Plympton St Maurice, 8, 16-0-2 (814 kg) in F. SX545557
6590223.6 WSW Buckland Monachorum, Devon, S Andrew (T), 8, 15-3-5 (802 kg) in E. Tue. SX490683
6591223.7 WSW Sutcombe, Devon, S Andrew (GF), 6, 6-3-10 (347 kg) in B♭. SS346116
6592223.7 WSW Marystow, Devon, S Mary V (GF), 6, 10-0-17 (516 kg) in G♯. SX434828
6593223.8 WSW Broadwoodwidger, Devon, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 7-0-25 (367 kg) in G. SX411891
6594223.8 WSW Plymouth, Devon, S Mary BV, Plympton St Mary, 8, 25-1-11 (1288 kg) in D. Mon (exc Bank Hols). [website] SX537563
6595223.9 WSW Lamerton, Devon, S Peter (GF), 6, 11-1-26 (583 kg) in A♭. Mon. SX450770
6596224 WSW Brixton, Devon, S Mary, 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. SX553521
6597224 W Clovelly, Devon, All Saints (GF), 6, 10-1-21 (530 kg) in A♭. SS309251
6598224.1 WSW Ashwater, Devon, S Peter ad Vincula (GF), 6, 8-3-1 (445 kg) in G. SX386952
6599224.4 NNW Staindrop, Durham, S Mary, 8, 15-0-21 (772 kg) in F♯. NZ130206
6600224.5 NNW Barnard Castle, Durham, S Mary V, 8, 17-0-0 (864 kg) in F. Mon. NZ050162