Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Preston, Suffolk, S Mary V, 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. [website] TL945502
22 SE Monks Eleigh, Suffolk, S Peter, 6, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E. [website] TL966477
32.2 WSW Lavenham, Suffolk, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 21-0-7 (1070 kg) in D♭. Fri. [website] TL912490
42.4 E Hitcham, Suffolk, All Saints, 8, 15-2-14 (794 kg) in F. [website] TL984510
52.5 ESE Bildeston, Suffolk, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 14-0-25 (723 kg) in E. Tue 20:00. [website] TL985491
63.5 SSW Little Waldingfield, Suffolk, S Lawrence (GF), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F♯. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1♯,2-5 of 5. [website] TL924451
74.2 N Felsham, Suffolk, S Peter (T), 6, 15½ cwt (~790 kg) in F. [website] TL946570
84.5 SSW Great Waldingfield, Suffolk, S Lawrence, 6 U/R, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in F♯. Unringable; not well in tune. [website] TL911439
94.6 SW Acton, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 5, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in F♯. [website] TL892452
105.1 S Edwardstone, Suffolk, S Mary V (GF), 6, 9-3-26 (507 kg) in G. Wed. [website] TL940420
115.2 SE Kersey, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 8, 14-2-2 (738 kg) in F. Thu. [website] TM001439
125.4 W Shimpling, Suffolk, S George (GF), 5 U/R, 8-2-23 (442 kg) in A. Unringable; tuning: 1-5 of 6. [website] TL859512
135.5 WSW Long Melford, Suffolk, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 15-0-18 (770 kg) in F. Wed. [website] TL864467
145.6 WNW Lawshall, Suffolk, All Saints, 5 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) from ring hung dead : tenor; unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 6. [website] TL864542
155.8 NE Buxhall, Suffolk, S Mary (T), 6, 15-0-7 (765 kg) in F♯. Future plans: To be become 8.. Tue (1st, 3rd). TM002576
165.8 NNE Rattlesden, Suffolk, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 11-0-12 (564 kg) in G. [website] TL977590
176.2 S Boxford, Suffolk, S Mary, 8, 21-2-10 (1097 kg) in E♭. [website] TL962404
186.3 NE Great Finborough, Suffolk, S Andrew, 6, 12-2-12 (640 kg) in G. [website] TM013579
196.4 W Stanstead, Suffolk, S James (GF), 6 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. One bell (or more) from ring hung for swing chiming : treble; one bell (or more) from ring unhung; unringable. [website] TL843493
206.5 NNW Bradfield St George, Suffolk, S George (GF), 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: 2,4-7 of 8. [website] TL907599
216.9 SE Hadleigh, Suffolk, S Mary (T), 8, 22-1-17 (1138 kg) in D. Wed. [website] TM025424
227 WNW Hartest, Suffolk, All Saints, 6, 9-3-19 (504 kg) in G. [website] TL834523
237 W Glemsford, Suffolk, S Mary V (T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. [website] TL834483
247.1 N Drinkstone, Suffolk, All Saints (T), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. [website] TL959616
257.1 SW Sudbury, Suffolk, S Peter, 10, 20-1-20 (1038 kg) in E. PN: by arrangement. [website] TL874413
267.2 S Assington, Suffolk, S Edmund K&M, 6, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in G♯. Ringing prohibited. [website] TL935387
277.2 SW Sudbury, Suffolk, S Gregory (T), 8, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in E. [website] TL870414
287.2 N Hessett, Suffolk, S Ethelbert (GF), 5 U/R, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in F. Unringable. [website] TL936618
297.2 ESE Elmsett, Suffolk, S Peter (GF;T), 5, 3-0-24 (163 kg) in F. Wed (not always: check). [website] TM058471
307.5 E Offton, Suffolk, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 8-1-18 (427 kg) in A. Tue. [website] TM066496
317.5 SSW Little Cornard, Suffolk, All Saints (GF;S;T), 6, 8-1-22 (429 kg) in A. Wed. [website] TL901390
327.5 SW Sudbury, Suffolk, All Saints, 8, 26½ cwt (~1350 kg) in D. [website] TL868409
337.6 WSW Foxearth, Essex, S Peter & S Paul, 8 U/R, 7-0-17 (363 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise. TL835447
347.7 ENE Combs, Suffolk, S Mary, 4 U/R, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; one or more bells not hung; unringable; future plans: To be augmented to 10 using the 8 from Hunslet, Leeds & 2 trebles in a new frame. The 4 existing bells will be hung dead for chiming in the existing frame; tuning: 1,3-5 of 5. [website] TM051569
357.8 NNE Woolpit, Suffolk, S Mary (T), 6, 8¼ cwt (~420 kg) in A♭. [website] TL974624
367.9 NW Hawstead, Suffolk, All Saints, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. Unringable; No stays or sliders; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. TL855592
377.9 NNW Rougham, Suffolk, S Mary (T), 6, 15½ cwt (~790 kg) in F. Fri PN shared: Pakenham (1,3); Rougham (2,4). Fri (2nd, 4th). [website] TL911625
388 SSE Polstead, Suffolk, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 9-1-22 (480 kg) in A. Mon. [website] TL988380
398.1 NW Nowton, Suffolk, S Peter, 6 U/R, 7¼ cwt (~370 kg) in B. Unringable. [website] TL863604
408.2 NE Stowmarket, Suffolk, S Peter & S Mary (S;T), 8, 20-0-27 (1028 kg) in D. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; future plans: to become 10; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. [website] TM049586
418.3 ENE Barking, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 6, 11-1-7 (575 kg) in G. Mon. [website] TM076535
428.3 N Tostock, Suffolk, S Andrew, 6, 5-2-0 (279 kg) in B. [website] TL960636
438.5 WNW Somerton, Suffolk, S Margaret aka All Saints, 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G♯. Unringable; tuning: 1-3,4♯ of 5. [website] TL810530
448.6 NNE Elmswell, Suffolk, S John, 5 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. [website] TL981636
458.6 NW Whepstead, Suffolk, S Petronilla (T), 5, 6-2-7 (333 kg) in B. [website] TL832582
468.6 WSW Pentlow, Essex, S George & S Gregory, 5, 8-2-0 (432 kg) in G. Round tower. TL812461
478.7 NNE Wetherden, Suffolk, S Mary, 6, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in G. [website] TM008627
489 NE Haughley, Suffolk, S Mary V, 5, 14-3-14 (756 kg) in F. Mon (1st). [website] TM025622
499 SSE Shelley, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G♯. Unringable. [website] TM030384
509 WSW Cavendish, Suffolk, S Mary V, 6, 11-0-21 (568 kg) in F♯. [website] TL804465