Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Broxted, Essex, S Mary V, 4 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg). Unringable. TL578273
22.2 SE Great Easton, Essex, S John & S Giles (GF;T), 6, 11-2-10 (589 kg) in G. TL607254
32.2 WNW Henham, Essex, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 8-2-2 (433 kg) in A♭. Thu. TL544285
42.9 SSE Little Easton, Essex, S Mary V (GF), 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; one or more bells not hung; unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. TL604235
53 NE Thaxted, Essex, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 15-0-2 (763 kg) in E♭. Tue (2nd, 4th). TL610310
63.8 SSW Takeley, Essex, Holy Trinity (T), 4, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Anticlockwise; tuning: 2-5 of 8. TL555216
74.1 WSW Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex, S Mary V, 8, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Anticlockwise. TL520241
84.2 SE Great Dunmow, Essex, S Mary V (GF;T), 8, 21-1-6 (1082 kg) in E. TL629229
95 SSW Bush End, Essex, S John Ev, 3, 2-1-19 (123 kg) in F♯. Ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders. TL547200
105.4 W Manuden, Essex, S Mary V (T), 6, 9-2-14 (489 kg) in G. Tue. TL490266
115.5 NW Newport, Essex, S Mary V, 6, 14-2-17 (744 kg) in F. Thu. TL520341
125.6 WNW Rickling, Essex, All Saints, 5, 5-1-18 (275 kg) in A. TL498315
135.7 ESE Stebbing, Essex, S Mary V (T), 6, 12-2-14 (641 kg) in F♯. TL663239
146.2 NW Wicken Bonhunt, Essex, S Margaret, 3 U/R, 13-3-14 (705 kg). Unringable; tuning: 1,7,8 of 8. TL498333
156.2 WSW Farnham, Essex, S Mary V (GF), 6, 9-2-8 (486 kg) in A♭. TL481247
166.3 NE Great Sampford, Essex, S Michael, 5 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G♯. Unringable. TL642353
176.4 SW Great Hallingbury, Essex, S Giles, 5, 10-2-15 (540 kg) in G. TL511196
186.4 NNE Radwinter, Essex, S Mary V (S), 8, 12-0-22 (620 kg) in F. TL606372
196.4 ENE Great Bardfield, Essex, S Mary V (GF;T), 8, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F♯. Wed. TL677303
206.8 WSW Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, S Michael (S;T), 10, 16-3-15 (858 kg) in E♭. Thu. [website] TL486213
216.9 NW Wendens Ambo, Essex, S Mary V (GF), 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G♯. TL512363
227 SSW Hatfield Broad Oak, Essex, S Mary V (T), 8, 17-1-15 (883 kg) in E. One bell (or more) cracked or broken. TL546166
237.2 WNW Clavering, Essex, S Mary & S Clement, 6, 9-0-13 (463 kg) in G. TL470318
247.4 NNW Saffron Walden, Essex, S Mary V (S), 12, 22-2-24 (1154 kg) in D. Tue. [website] TL537386
257.5 NW Arkesden, Essex, S Mary V, 6, 5-2-19 (288 kg) in G. Wed 20:30. TL482346
267.5 NNE Hempstead, Essex, S Andrew, 6, 12-3-8 (651 kg) in F. TL634379
277.5 SE Felsted, Essex, Holy Cross (S;T), 8, 12-0-20 (619 kg) in F. Mon. TL676203
287.5 ENE Finchingfield, Essex, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 15-2-22 (797 kg) in E♭. TL686328
297.5 S Aythorpe Roding, Essex, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B. Unringable; No stays or sliders. TL584153
308.3 SSE High Easter, Essex, S Mary V, 6, 19 cwt (~970 kg) in E. Tue. TL619147
318.3 SW Thorley, Hertfordshire, S James Gt, 6, 8-2-1 (432 kg) in A. [website] TL475188
328.4 NNW Littlebury, Essex, Holy Trinity, 6, 8-1-12 (425 kg) in F♯. 5th (9-0-4) is heavier than tenor. TL516394
338.5 SSW Hatfield Heath, Essex, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 4-1-21 (225 kg) in E♭. TL522149
348.6 ENE Wethersfield, Essex, S Mary Magd (GF;S;T), 8, 11-1-22 (582 kg) in F. Mon. TL712312
358.7 WSW Little Hadham, Hertfordshire, S Cecilia (GF;T), 6, 11-1-0 (572 kg) in G♯. Wed. [website] TL446227
368.8 N Ashdon, Essex, All Saints (T), 8, 15-1-25 (786 kg) in F. Mon. TL580415
378.8 S White Roding, Essex, S Martin, 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable; anticlockwise. TL561133
388.8 S Leaden Roding, Essex, S Michael, 3 U/R, 6¾ cwt (~340 kg) in C. Unringable. TL589132
399 SE Ford End, Essex, S John Ev, 6, 4-2-16 (236 kg) in C. TL677168
409 W Albury, Hertfordshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 13-2-25 (697 kg) in F. Mon. [website] TL435247
419.1 E Shalford, Essex, S Andrew, 5, 9-3-27 (508 kg) in A♭. TL723292
429.1 W Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 10-1-10 (525 kg) in G. Mon. [website] TL431279
439.2 WNW Brent Pelham, Hertfordshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 7-2-3 (382 kg) in A. Tue. [website] TL433308
449.7 SSE Pleshey, Essex, Holy Trinity, 5, 11-3-25 (608 kg) in F♯. Anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 6. Fri 20:30. TL663143
459.7 SW Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire, Great S Mary (S), 8, 24-0-12 (1225 kg) in D. Mon. [website] TL484148
469.7 WNW 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
479.9 S Abbess Roding, Essex, S Edmund K&M (GF), 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in E♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; no sliders. TL571114
489.9 NNE Helions Bumpstead, Essex, S Andrew (GF), 8, 12-2-9 (639 kg) in F. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. TL651416
4910 SSE Good Easter, Essex, S Andrew (GF), 5 U/R, 8-1-12 (425 kg) in G♯. Unringable; tower unsafe. TL626120
5010 ESE Rayne, Essex, All Saints (T), 6, 6-2-5 (332 kg) in B♭. Tue. [website] TL732229