Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Malvern Link, Worcestershire, S Matthias (T), 10, 16-2-3 (840 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] SO783478
21.3 E Madresfield, Worcestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 9-2-1 (483 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] SO804474
31.4 SSW Great Malvern, Worcestershire, Priory Ch of S Mary & S Michael (S), 10, 21-0-3 (1068 kg) in E. Also hung for ringing: 7♯. Thu. [website] SO776458
43 W Cradley, Herefordshire, S James (GF), 8, 13-2-20 (695 kg) in F♯. Thu (2nd, 4th, 5th). [website] SO735471
53.4 WSW Mathon, Herefordshire, S John Bapt, 6, 7-2-23 (391 kg) in A♭. Thu (1st, 3rd). [website] SO733458
63.5 N Leigh, Worcestershire, S Edburga, 6, 17½ cwt (~890 kg) in E. [website] SO784534
73.6 SSE Hanley Swan, Worcestershire, S Gabriel, 6, 6-1-0 (318 kg) in B♭. [website] SO810427
83.9 NE Powick, Worcestershire, S Peter (T), 6, 19-1-19 (987 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] SO834515
94.1 E Kempsey, Worcestershire, S Mary V (T), 8, 15-0-0 (762 kg) in E. Anticlockwise. [website] SO848490
104.4 SW Colwall, Herefordshire, S James Gt, 10, 10-1-5 (523 kg) in G. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Mon. [website] SO738423
114.5 WNW Suckley, Worcestershire, S John Bapt, 6, 11-3-20 (606 kg) in F♯. [website] SO720516
124.8 NNW Broadwas, Worcestershire, S Mary Magd (T), 5, 4-0-20 (212 kg) in C♯. [website] SO754551
135 S Welland, Worcestershire, S James (T), 6, 10-2-22 (543 kg) in G. [website] SO796399
145 SE Hanley Castle, Worcestershire, S Mary, 6, 14-0-0 (711 kg) in F. [website] SO838419
155.1 ESE Severn Stoke, Worcestershire, S Denys, 5, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E♭. [website] SO856439
165.2 SW Coddington, Herefordshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 10-1-20 (530 kg) in G. Thu 14:00. [website] SO718426
175.4 NE Worcester, Worcestershire, S John in Bedwardine (T), 8, 15-1-16 (782 kg) in F. [website] SO840544
185.8 NE Worcester, Worcestershire, Cath Ch of Christ & BVM (S), 12, 48-0-2 (2439 kg) in B. Also hung for ringing: 2♯,5♯,6♭, and 9♯ (also allowing a harmonic minor 10); teaching centre (with 8-bell chime). Mon. [website] SO850545
195.9 NE Worcester, Worcestershire, All Saints (T), 12, 20-1-1 (1029 kg) in E♭. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. Fri. [website] SO847548
206 NE Worcester, Worcestershire, S Swithun, 6, 13-0-21 (670 kg) in F. [website] SO850549
216 W Evesbatch, Herefordshire, S Andrew (GF), 3, 2-0-14 (108 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line; Hung for dead-rope ringing; no sliders; tuning: (approx) 1,3,4 of 4. SO686481
226.1 NE Worcester, Worcestershire, Slug & Lettuce, 6 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Former church of S Nicholas (Anglican); unringable; anticlockwise. [website] SO849550
236.1 NE Worcester, Worcestershire, S Martin in the Cornmarket, 10, 6-2-17 (338 kg) in B. Original 6 now hung dead as an (electrically operated) chime. SO851549
246.1 WSW Bosbury, Herefordshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 15-1-6 (777 kg) in E. Detached tower. Wed. [website] SO695434
256.3 SE Upton upon Severn, Worcestershire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. [website] SO851402
266.3 E Pirton, Worcestershire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in C. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SO885468
276.5 SE Earls Croome, Worcestershire, S Nicholas, 6, 8-0-10 (411 kg) in A♯. [website] SO870420
286.6 ESE Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 10-1-2 (522 kg) in A. [website] SO886450
296.6 S Castlemorton, Worcestershire, S Gregory (T), 6, 6-3-18 (351 kg) in A. [website] SO794372
306.7 NNW Whitbourne, Herefordshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in G. Thu (2nd, 4th). [website] SO725569
316.8 NE Worcester, Worcestershire, S Stephen, Barbourne, 8, 10-1-16 (528 kg) in G. [website] SO846568
326.8 NNE Hallow, Worcestershire, S Philip & S James (T), 8, 21-2-17 (1100 kg) in E. [website] SO828579
337.3 W Castle Frome, Herefordshire, S Michael (GF), 3, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in C. One bell (or more) cracked or broken. SO667458
347.4 SSW Eastnor, Herefordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. One bell (or more) from ring unringable: tenor; only limited ringing allowed. [website] SO731372
357.5 W Bishops Frome, Herefordshire, S Mary V, 6, 11-3-15 (604 kg) in G. Mon. [website] SO663483
367.6 NW Brockhampton, Herefordshire, Chapel, 3, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in D. Anticlockwise. SO683548
377.6 NNW Martley, Worcestershire, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 12-0-22 (620 kg) in F. [website] SO756598
387.6 N Wichenford, Worcestershire, S Lawrence, 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C. Tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 5. SO787601
397.7 SW Ledbury, Herefordshire, S Michael & All Angels, 10, 19-3-6 (1006 kg) in E♭. Detached tower. [website] SO712377
407.7 E Stoulton, Worcestershire, S Edmund K&M, 6, 7-0-5 (358 kg) in B. [website] SO906498
417.8 S Birtsmorton, Worcestershire, S Peter & S Paul, 4 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1♭,2-4 of 6. [website] SO801355
427.9 ENE Spetchley, Worcestershire, All Saints, 4, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 5. [website] SO895539
438 SSE Longdon, Worcestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. [website] SO838362
448 NNE Claines, Worcestershire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 10, 13-3-26 (710 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] SO851588
458.5 S Berrow, Worcestershire, S Faith (GF), 5, 8-2-6 (435 kg) in A. County books / pNBR info discrepant; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. [website] SO793342
468.5 SE Ripple, Worcestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 12-0-0 (610 kg) in F♯. [website] SO876377
478.6 NNE Grimley, Worcestershire, S Bartholomew, 6, 12-0-14 (616 kg) in F♯. [website] SO836606
488.8 ESE Defford, Worcestershire, S James (GF), 4 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Unringable. [website] SO917432
499 WSW Canon Frome, Herefordshire, S James (GF), 3 U/R, 6¼ cwt (~320 kg) in C. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SO644434
509 WNW Bromyard, Herefordshire, S Peter, 10, 13-3-13 (704 kg) in F. Wed. [website] SO655548