Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 10-2-24 (544 kg) in F♯. Steel bells. SP740169
22.1 NNE Quainton, Buckinghamshire, Holy Cross & S Mary (GF;T), 8, 17-1-26 (888 kg) in E♭. SP749201
32.8 SW Ashendon, Buckinghamshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; No stays or sliders on 1,2. SP705142
43 S Nether Winchendon, Buckinghamshire, S Nicholas (GF), 5, 12-1-8 (626 kg) in G. SP732122
53.3 W Wotton Underwood, Buckinghamshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A. SP688159
63.6 S Cuddington, Buckinghamshire, S Nicholas (T), 8, 9-2-3 (484 kg) in G. Fri. SP737112
73.8 NE Oving, Buckinghamshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SP782213
84 SE Stone, Buckinghamshire, S John Bapt, 6 U/R, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Unringable. SP783122
94 SSE Dinton, Buckinghamshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 15-2-11 (792 kg) in E. Anticlockwise. SP766110
104.2 NNE North Marston, Buckinghamshire, Assumption of BVM (GF;S), 6, 13-2-27 (698 kg) in F. Mon (not always: check). [website] SP777226
114.2 WSW Dorton, Buckinghamshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Anticlockwise. SP678139
124.3 ENE Hardwick, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. County books / pNBR info discrepant. SP806189
134.3 SSW Chearsley, Buckinghamshire, S Nicholas (T), 6, 9-0-1 (458 kg) in G. SP720103
144.6 ENE Whitchurch, Buckinghamshire, S John Ev (GF), 6, 12-3-18 (656 kg) in F. Tue. SP802208
154.6 WNW Grendon Underwood, Buckinghamshire, S Leonard, 3, 11-0-12 (564 kg) in F♯. SP677209
164.7 SW Chilton, Buckinghamshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 7-3-14 (400 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line. SP686116
175 W Ludgershall, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V, 5, 9-3-16 (503 kg) in G. County books / pNBR info discrepant. Fri (1st, 3rd, 5th). SP659172
185.1 ESE Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, S Mary, 8, 21-2-12 (1098 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] SP817139
195.2 NW Edgcott, Buckinghamshire, S Michael (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Anticlockwise; tuning: 1,2♭,3 of 3. SP679227
205.3 NNE Granborough, Buckinghamshire, S John Bapt, 5, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Wed. SP767250
215.3 N East Claydon, Buckinghamshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 7-0-15 (362 kg) in A. SP739255
225.5 WSW Brill, Buckinghamshire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 11¼ cwt (~570 kg) in G♯. Mon. SP656138
235.6 SSW Long Crendon, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V, 10, 17-3-17 (909 kg) in E. Thu. SP698090
245.6 S Haddenham, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V, 8, 17-2-14 (895 kg) in E. Wed. SP741079
256.1 E Bierton, Buckinghamshire, S James Gt (GF), 6, 12-0-27 (622 kg) in F♯. Rung from chancel crossing; county books / pNBR info discrepant. Fri 20:00. SP836152
266.2 W Piddington, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 5, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. SP639169
276.4 NNW Steeple Claydon, Buckinghamshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 6, 11-1-27 (584 kg) in F♯. SP705267
286.6 NE Hoggeston, Buckinghamshire, Holy Cross (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SP808250
296.8 WSW Oakley, Buckinghamshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♯. Tuning: 1-3 of 5. SP641122
306.9 NNE Winslow, Buckinghamshire, S Laurence, 8, 17-1-9 (880 kg) in E♭. Mon. [website] SP769276
316.9 NW Marsh Gibbon, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V (T), 5, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G. SP647232
326.9 ENE Aston Abbotts, Buckinghamshire, S James Gt, 6, 6-2-27 (342 kg) in G. Thu. SP847202
337 SSW Thame, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 8, 11-1-11 (577 kg) in F. Mon. SP703063
347 E Hulcott, Buckinghamshire, All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in D. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,3,4 of 6. SP853166
357.1 SE Stoke Mandeville, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V, 8, 8-1-10 (424 kg) in A♭. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. SP834104
367.2 N Addington, Buckinghamshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SP742284
377.3 S Towersey, Oxfordshire, S Catherine, 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Wed. [website] SP735052
387.4 NNE Swanbourne, Buckinghamshire, S Swithun, 6, 12-1-24 (633 kg) in F. SP800272
397.6 NW Twyford, Buckinghamshire, Assumption of BVM (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. SP665266
407.8 SW Shabbington, Buckinghamshire, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 5-3-22 (302 kg) in B. Anticlockwise. Thu (1st, 3rd). SP666067
418.1 NNW Hillesden, Buckinghamshire, All Saints, 6, 9-0-12 (463 kg) in G♯. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. SP685287
428.1 E Wingrave, Buckinghamshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 14-2-12 (742 kg) in F. Wed. SP868190
438.3 SW Ickford, Buckinghamshire, S Nicholas, 3, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. SP645073
448.5 ESE Weston Turville, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 14-2-22 (747 kg) in F♯. Thu. SP859102
458.6 NE Mursley, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 9-0-20 (466 kg) in G. SP817285
468.6 W Ambrosden, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 8, 20-1-6 (1031 kg) in E. SP602194
478.7 SE Great Kimble, Buckinghamshire, S Nicholas, 6, 10-3-3 (547 kg) in A♭. SP825059
488.7 SE Ellesborough, Buckinghamshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 8-0-22 (416 kg) in A. Wed. SP836067
498.7 N Padbury, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in A♭. SP721309
509 NE Stewkley, Buckinghamshire, S Michael & All Angels, 8, 10-0-16 (515 kg) in F. SP852261