Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Cathedine, Powys, Wales, S Michael, 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. Church closed; unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 6. SO143251
20.9 NW Llangasty Talyllyn, Powys, Wales, S Gastyn (GF), 4, 9-2-15 (489 kg) in A. Anticlockwise. SO133261
31.6 NNW Llangors, Powys, Wales, S Paulinus (GF), 6 U/R, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in E. Unringable. SO134276
42.4 ESE Cwmdu, Powys, Wales, S Michael Archangel (GF), 6, 13¼ cwt (~670 kg) in E. Tue. SO180238
52.7 NW Llanfihangel Tal-y-llyn, Powys, Wales, S Michael (GF), 4, 11-2-19 (593 kg) in G. SO114284
63.6 W Llanfeugan, Powys, Wales, S Meugan, 8, 12-0-19 (618 kg) in G. SO086245
75.4 N Talgarth, Powys, Wales, S Gwendoline, 6, 7-3-0 (394 kg) in A. PN alternates: Bronllys; Talgarth. Thu (alt). SO157338
86 N Bronllys, Powys, Wales, S Mary (GF), 6, 7-0-8 (359 kg) in A. PN alternates: Bronllys; Talgarth; detached tower. Thu (alt). SO143349
96.2 SE Llangattock, Powys, Wales, S Cattwg (GF;T), 8, 14-2-11 (742 kg) in F. SO210178
106.5 WNW Brecon, Powys, Wales, S Mary (S;T), 8, 13-2-9 (690 kg) in E♭. PN rotates: Cath; S Mary; Cath; S Mary; (5: Llanfaes). Mon (2nd, 4th). SO045285
116.6 WNW Brecon, Powys, Wales, Cath Ch of S John Ev (T), 10, 16-2-14 (845 kg) in E. PN rotates: Cath; S Mary; Cath; S Mary; (5: Llanfaes). Mon (1st, 3rd). SO044290
126.6 ESE Llanbedr Ystrad Yw, Powys, Wales, S Peter (GF;S), 6, 9-0-15 (464 kg) in G. Wed (with exceptions). SO239204
136.8 WNW Brecon, Powys, Wales, S David, Llanfaes (GF), 6, 12-0-19 (618 kg) in F♯. PN rotates: Cath; S Mary; Cath; S Mary; (5: Llanfaes). Mon (5th). SO037283
148.1 WNW Llandefaelog, Powys, Wales, S Maelog (GF), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Wed. SO033323
158.4 SE Llanelly, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Elli (GF), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Wed (with exceptions) 20:00. SO232148
168.5 NNE Glasbury on Wye, Powys, Wales, S Peter (T), 8, 11-2-23 (595 kg) in F. Tue. SO177385
179.7 E Cwmyoy, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Martin, 6 U/R, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in F. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tower unsafe; tuning: 2,3,5-8 of 8. SO298233
1810.1 NNE Llanigon, Powys, Wales, S Eigon (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Unringable; rung from porch; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SO213399
1910.3 S Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent, Gwent, Wales, Christ Church (T), 8, 24-3-25 (1269 kg) in D. SO168088
2010.8 S Rhymney, Caerphilly, Gwent, Wales, S David, 6 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. Derelict; unringable. SO112080
2111.1 NNW Crickadarn, Powys, Wales, S Mary, 4 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Unringable; ropes fall in sequence: 1,2,4,3. SO089422
2211.4 E Clodock, Herefordshire, S Clydog, 6, 10-0-2 (509 kg) in A. [website] SO326275
2311.8 ESE Llantilio Pertholey, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Teilo, 6, 12-0-18 (618 kg) in F♯. Thu. SO311163
2411.9 SE Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Mary, 10, 25-0-18 (1278 kg) in D. Access to ringing room by two independent routes. Mon. SO301141
2512.1 ENE Michaelchurch Escley, Herefordshire, S Michael (GF), 6, 5-3-10 (297 kg) in C. [website] SO316341
2612.2 SE Blaenavon, Torfaen, Gwent, Wales, S Peter (T), 8, 9-1-0 (470 kg) in A♭. Fri. SO251087
2712.2 NNW Gwenddwr, Powys, Wales, S Dubricius (GF), 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg). One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SO064432
2812.4 NNE Clyro, Powys, Wales, S Michael (GF;T), 5, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. One bell (or more) cracked or broken. SO213438
2912.5 NNW Llandeilo Graban, Powys, Wales, S Teilo (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Ropes fall in a straight line. SO093446
3012.7 SSW Cefn Coed, Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 8-2-14 (438 kg) in A. Thu (not always: check). SO032080
3113.4 SSW Merthyr Tydfil, Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Tydfil (T), 8, 20-0-15 (1023 kg) in F. Tue 19:00. SO049058
3213.6 W Defynnog, Powys, Wales, S Cynog, 6, 14-2-7 (740 kg) in F♯. Thu. SN925279
3314 NNE Clifford, Herefordshire, S Mary V (GF), 8, 12-1-14 (629 kg) in G. PN alternates: Bredwardine; Clifford. Wed (alt: check). [website] SO251450
3414.1 ENE St Margarets, Herefordshire, S Margaret (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SO353337
3514.3 E Rowlestone, Herefordshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg). Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SO373271
3614.6 SE Llanover, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Bartholomew, 5, 5-2-24 (290 kg) in C. No regular ringing. SO317094
3714.8 ENE Bacton, Herefordshire, S Faith (GF), 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1-4 of 6. [website] SO370323
3814.8 NE Dorstone, Herefordshire, S Faith (S), 6, 10-3-0 (546 kg) in G. Thu. SO314418
3915 NE Peterchurch, Herefordshire, S Peter (T), 6, 9-3-1 (496 kg) in G. Access to ringing room by steps and lift. [website] SO344385
4015.2 ENE Vowchurch, Herefordshire, S Bartholomew (GF), 3, 4-3-11 (246 kg) in E♭. [website] SO361364
4115.3 E Ewyas Harold, Herefordshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 6-2-12 (336 kg) in A. Thu (alt). [website] SO387287
4215.4 ENE Abbey Dore, Herefordshire, S Mary, 6, 8-0-21 (416 kg) in G. Anticlockwise; No mains electricity to provide lighting on stairs or ante chamber to protect bat population. [website] SO387303
4315.5 S Bedwellty, Caerphilly, Gwent, Wales, S Sannan (GF;T), 8, 14-0-14 (718 kg) in F♯. Wed. SO166003
4415.9 NNE Whitney on Wye, Herefordshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 5, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. County books / pNBR info discrepant. [website] SO267475
4516.2 E Grosmont, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Nicholas, 6, 7-2-23 (391 kg) in A♭. PN: by arrangement. SO404243
4616.5 SSW Aberdare, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Elvan (T), 8, 16-0-25 (824 kg) in E. Ringing temporarily suspended; tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). [website] SO002025
4716.6 NE Winforton, Herefordshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 5 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. Unringable. SO298469
4816.8 SSE Trevethin, Torfaen, Gwent, Wales, S Cadoc, 8, 10-1-2 (522 kg) in G. Wed (2nd, 4th, 5th). SO283020
4916.9 NE Bredwardine, Herefordshire, S Andrew, 6, 9-2-1 (483 kg) in B♭. PN alternates: Bredwardine; Clifford. Wed (alt). [website] SO334445
5017 ESE Llantilio Crossenny, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Teilo, 8, 4-2-4 (230 kg) in D. PN: by arrangement. SO398149