Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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4551142 WNW Weston Beggard, Herefordshire, S John Bapt, 5, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. [website] SO583412
4552142 WNW Neen Sollars, Shropshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. Unringable. SO660722
4553142 W Hinton Blewett, Somerset, S Margaret, 5, 9-2-18 (491 kg) in G. [website] ST594569
4554142.1 W Staunton, Gloucestershire, All Saints (GF), 6, 9-3-6 (498 kg) in G. PN shared Staunton; Newland; Lydney; Ruardean; rung from chancel. Thu (1st). [website] SO550126
4555142.1 NW Aston, South Yorkshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 9-2-2 (484 kg) in A♭. Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK468852
4556142.1 WNW Thornbury, Herefordshire, S Anna, 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Unringable; tower unsafe. SO622596
4557142.1 NW Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S Mary V, Beighton (T), 6, 8-3-22 (454 kg) in F♯. SK442833
4558142.1 WSW Milborne St Andrew, Dorset, S Andrew (GF), 6, 8-3-18 (453 kg) in A. Tue. [website] SY801974
4559142.3 W Holme Lacy, Herefordshire, S Cuthbert, 8, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E. [website] SO568347
4560142.3 W Bristol, City of Bristol, S Mary Magd, Stoke Bishop, 6, 7-3-0 (394 kg) in B♭. Thu (4th). [website] ST559755
4561142.3 W Litton, Somerset, S Mary V, 6, 11-1-3 (573 kg) in F♯. PN rotates: E Harptree (1,3); Litton(2,4); (5th: please check). Thu (2nd, 4th). [website] ST593547
4562142.3 WSW Shepton Mallet, Somerset, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 20-3-5 (1056 kg) in D. PN shared: West Cranmore (1,3,5); Shepton Mallet(2,4). Thu (2nd, 4th). [website] ST619436
4563142.3 W Chew Magna, Somerset, S Andrew (T), 8, 28-0-21 (1432 kg) in C♯. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Tue (1st, 3rd). [website] ST576632
4564142.4 WSW Stowell, Somerset, S Mary Magd (GF), 3, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G♯. Tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 5. [website] ST686223
4565142.4 NNW Bonby, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. TA003155
4566142.4 W Chewton Mendip, Somerset, S Mary Magd, 8, 24-1-1 (1232 kg) in E♭. PN: by arrangement. [website] ST596531
4567142.4 WNW Bredenbury, Herefordshire, S Andrew, 6, 8-3-3 (446 kg) in A. No regular ringing; county books / pNBR info discrepant. [website] SO609564
4568142.4 WNW Pencombe, Herefordshire, S John, 6, 8-2-23 (442 kg) in A. Fri. [website] SO600527
4569142.4 NW Alstonefield, Staffordshire, S Peter, 6, 10-3-10 (551 kg) in G. Wed. SK132553
4570142.4 WSW Stourton Caundle, Dorset, S Peter (GF), 4, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. [website] ST714152
4571142.4 W King's Caple, Herefordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in G. [website] SO558288
4572142.4 NNW Frodingham, Lincolnshire, S Lawrence, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SE891108
4573142.4 W Mordiford, Herefordshire, Holy Rood (GF), 5 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in B♭. One or more bells not hung; unringable. [website] SO570374
4574142.4 WSW Maperton, Somerset, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 6-1-14 (324 kg) in B♭. PN: by arrangement. [website] ST672261
4575142.5 NW Cauldon, Staffordshire, S Mary & S Laurence, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg). Unringable. SK078494
4576142.5 NNW Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, 20-21 Visual Arts Centre (T), 8, 16-3-24 (862 kg) in F. Former church of S John Ev; ringing temporarily suspended. [website] SE900114
4577142.6 NNW Ottringham, East Riding of Yorkshire, S Wilfrid (GF), 3 U/R, 9¾ cwt (~500 kg) in A♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. TA267244
4578142.6 WNW Tong, Shropshire, S Bartholomew (GF), 6, 12-0-17 (617 kg) in F. Also hung for ringing: bourdon bell ('Great Bell of Tong'); rung from chancel. [website] SJ795073
4579142.7 NW Youlgreave, Derbyshire, All Saints, 12, 23-2-24 (1205 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Tue. SK211643
4580142.7 WNW Beckbury, Shropshire, S Milburga (GF), 6, 4-2-18 (237 kg) in D♭. [website] SJ765015
4581142.8 WSW Yarlington, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF), 3, 8-1-19 (428 kg) in B. Ropes fall in a straight line. [website] ST654293
4582142.8 NNW Belton in Isle of Axholme, Lincolnshire, All Saints (T), 6, 11-0-13 (565 kg) in G. Mon. SE782063
4583142.8 WNW Haughton, Staffordshire, S Giles (GF), 6, 5-3-21 (302 kg) in B. Mon. [website] SJ865204
4584142.8 WNW Church Eaton, Staffordshire, S Editha (GF), 6, 9-3-9 (499 kg) in F. 3rd is lighter than both treble and 2nd. Thu. [website] SJ848176
4585142.9 WSW Wool, Dorset, Holy Rood (GF), 6, 11-0-24 (570 kg) in G. Tue. [website] SY847864
4586142.9 WSW Purse Caundle, Dorset, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. ST695175
4587142.9 W Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Mary, 10, 16-1-24 (836 kg) in E♭. Wed (not always: check). ST535939
4588143 WNW Weston under Lizard, Staffordshire, S Andrew, 3 U/R, 4-1-6 (219 kg) in E. Unringable. SJ805106
4589143.1 W Long Ashton, Somerset, All Saints (T), 8, 30-3-23 (1573 kg) in D♭. Fri. [website] ST553709
4590143.1 WSW Ansford, Somerset, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 5¼ cwt (~270 kg) in B. Tue. [website] ST638329
4591143.2 W Hampton Bishop, Herefordshire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. [website] SO558380
4592143.2 W Dundry, Somerset, S Michael (T), 6, 14-2-23 (747 kg) in F. Mon 20:00. [website] ST557668
4593143.2 WNW Bridgnorth, Shropshire, S Mary Magd (T), 8, 8-2-4 (434 kg) in G. Wed (exc last). SO717928
4594143.2 NW Dronfield, Derbyshire, S John Bapt, 8, 12-3-20 (657 kg) in F♯. Tue. SK352784
4595143.2 W Hentland, Herefordshire, S Dubricius (GF), 4 U/R, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in G. Unringable. [website] SO542263
4596143.2 WSW Castle Cary, Somerset, All Saints (T), 8, 15-0-8 (766 kg) in E. Ringing currently not permitted. [website] ST639320
4597143.2 WSW Ditcheat, Somerset, S Mary Magd (T), 8, 24-0-4 (1221 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] ST625363
4598143.2 NW Waterfall, Staffordshire, S James & S Bartholomew (GF), 3, 6-3-4 (345 kg) in B♭. Bellframe is c1640 (and listed). SK081516
4599143.2 WSW Blackford, Somerset, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable. [website] ST657261
4600143.3 NNW Maltby, South Yorkshire, S Bartholomew, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Unringable; tower unsafe. SK527918