Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Deddington, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 15-3-3 (801 kg) in F. Mon. SP467317
21.9 SSE North Aston, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 6-1-26 (329 kg) in B. SP480289
32.1 SSW Duns Tew, Oxfordshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 5, 14½ cwt (~740 kg) in F. Tue. SP457284
42.3 N Adderbury, Oxfordshire, S Mary (T), 8, 24-0-14 (1226 kg) in D. Tue. SP470353
52.6 SE Somerton, Oxfordshire, S James Ap (GF;T), 8, 11-3-23 (607 kg) in F. SP496286
63 ENE Aynho, Northamptonshire, S Michael (T), 8, 16-1-20 (835 kg) in F. Tue (2nd, 4th). SP514330
73.3 NE King's Sutton, Northamptonshire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 14-2-0 (737 kg) in G. SP497361
83.4 NW Bloxham, Oxfordshire, Our Lady of Bloxham (GF), 8, 26-3-7 (1362 kg) in C♯. Fri. SP429356
93.4 E Souldern, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 7-3-6 (396 kg) in G. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Thu. SP522316
103.5 S Steeple Aston, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 12-2-16 (642 kg) in F. Tue. [website] SP475260
113.7 N Bodicote, Oxfordshire, S John Bapt, 8, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in A. Mon. SP459376
123.8 ESE Fritwell, Oxfordshire, S Olave, 4, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B♭. SP524293
133.9 WNW South Newington, Oxfordshire, S Peter ad Vincula, 5, 8-0-7 (410 kg) in F♯. SP407333
144 SSE Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable. SP494258
154.3 SW Sandford St Martin, Oxfordshire, S Martin, 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. SP420266
164.4 SSW Westcot Barton, Oxfordshire, S Edward Conf (GF), 3, 6-0-1 (305 kg) in C. Ropes fall in a straight line; half wheels; no sliders but instead has fixed 'rests' that impede backstrokes. SP430256
174.4 SSE Lower Heyford, Oxfordshire, S Mary (T), 6, 6-3-20 (352 kg) in B♭. Fri. SP484248
184.4 SSW Steeple Barton, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 5, 9-3-1 (496 kg) in A♭. SP448248
194.6 WSW Great Tew, Oxfordshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 8, 22-0-10 (1122 kg) in D. Mon. SP399288
204.7 S Rousham, Oxfordshire, S Leonard & S James (GF), 6, 8-1-13 (425 kg) in A♭. SP479241
214.9 WNW Wigginton, Oxfordshire, S Giles, 6, 6-1-17 (325 kg) in B♭. SP390332
225 ENE Croughton, Northamptonshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 9-3-18 (503 kg) in G. Tue (1st, 3rd, 5th). SP545335
235.3 N Banbury, Oxfordshire, S John Ev (RC), 3 U/R, 1-2-1 (77 kg) in B♭. Unringable. SP453401
245.6 N Banbury, Oxfordshire, S Mary (T), 10, 17-0-9 (868 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of a 12-bell chime. Wed. SP453405
255.9 W Swerford, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 6-2-6 (333 kg) in B♭. SP372311
266 NW Tadmarton, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas, 6, 11-0-15 (566 kg) in G. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. SP392378
276.5 SSW Kiddington, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. SP411229
286.5 ESE Stoke Lyne, Oxfordshire, S Peter (T), 3, 8-3-8 (448 kg) in A. SP566283
296.6 SE Middleton Stoney, Oxfordshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 9-2-12 (488 kg) in G. Wed. SP530232
306.6 NNW Drayton, Oxfordshire, S Peter (GF), 3, 7¼ cwt (~370 kg) in A. SP428415
316.6 NE Farthinghoe, Northamptonshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G♯. Unringable; anticlockwise. SP536397
326.7 NNE Middleton Cheney, Northamptonshire, All Saints (T), 6, 22-2-15 (1150 kg) in D. SP498420
336.7 NW Swalcliffe, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 13-2-0 (686 kg) in F. County books / pNBR info discrepant. SP378378
346.8 SW Church Enstone, Oxfordshire, S Kenelm, 6, 10-2-14 (540 kg) in G. County books / pNBR info discrepant. SP379251
357 NNW Wroxton, Oxfordshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 8-1-20 (428 kg) in A♭. SP417417
367 W Hook Norton, Oxfordshire, S Peter (T), 8, 20-2-13 (1047 kg) in E. Thu. SP354331
377.2 S Tackley, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas, 6, 13-3-15 (705 kg) in F. SP475201
387.5 ENE Evenley, Northamptonshire, S George, 5, 6-3-26 (355 kg) in A. SP584351
397.6 SSW Wootton, Oxfordshire, S Mary, 6, 9-2-20 (492 kg) in G. SP438198
407.6 NNW Hanwell, Oxfordshire, S Peter (GF), 6, 7-0-8 (359 kg) in A. No regular ringing. SP435435
417.7 NE Marston St Lawrence, Northamptonshire, S Lawrence, 5, 10-1-6 (523 kg) in F♯. Mon. SP536420
427.7 NNE Chacombe, Northamptonshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 13-3-8 (702 kg) in F. SP490439
437.9 SSE Kirtlington, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 16-1-19 (834 kg) in E. Mon. SP500194
448.1 ESE Caversfield, Oxfordshire, S Laurence (GF), 5, 4-3-16 (249 kg) in D♭. SP580252
458.2 NNW Horley, Oxfordshire, S Etheldreda (GF), 6, 6-3-17 (351 kg) in A♭. Rung from chancel. SP416439
468.5 ENE Brackley, Northamptonshire, S Peter, 8, 13-2-27 (698 kg) in F. Mon. SP591373
478.5 NE Greatworth, Northamptonshire, S Peter, 6, 6-3-11 (348 kg) in B. SP552423
488.7 SE Chesterton, Oxfordshire, S Mary, 3, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in F♯. Anticlockwise. SP561213
498.7 W Great Rollright, Oxfordshire, S Andrew, 6 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Unringable; tower unsafe; tuning: 2-7 of 8. SP326315
508.8 E Fringford, Oxfordshire, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SP606291