Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Heveningham, Suffolk, S Margaret (GF), 5, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. [website] TM333725
21.1 NNE Huntingfield, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 5, 6-3-21 (352 kg) in B♭. Mon 18:00. [website] TM336743
31.8 NW Cratfield, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 6 U/R, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in E. Unringable; anticlockwise. [website] TM313748
42 NNE Cookley, Suffolk, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3, 7-2-15 (388 kg) in A♭. TM349753
52.3 W Laxfield, Suffolk, All Saints, 6, 15-1-9 (779 kg) in E. Future plans: To be augmented to 8 in a new frame; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way; anticlockwise. [website] TM296724
62.5 SSE Peasenhall, Suffolk, S Michael (GF;T), 6, 10-2-10 (538 kg) in G. County books / pNBR info discrepant; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. [website] TM355692
72.8 SE Sibton, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 5 U/R, 11-0-23 (569 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 8. [website] TM367695
83.2 SW Badingham, Suffolk, S John Bapt (GF), 5, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. [website] TM305683
93.6 NNE Chediston, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 6, 11-0-25 (570 kg) in F♯. Thu (1st, 3rd). [website] TM358777
104.1 E Bramfield, Suffolk, S Andrew (GF), 5, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Detached tower; round tower; tuning: 1-5 of 6. [website] TM398737
114.4 ESE Yoxford, Suffolk, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. [website] TM394689
124.4 NE Halesworth, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 8, 18-0-25 (926 kg) in E. Tue. [website] TM385773
134.6 NNE Wissett, Suffolk, S Andrew (GF), 6, 7-3-20 (403 kg) in A. Round tower. [website] TM365792
144.7 SW Dennington, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 6, 18-1-13 (933 kg) in E. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). [website] TM281669
155.1 S Rendham, Suffolk, S Michael (GF), 8, 10-2-21 (543 kg) in G. Fri 18:00. [website] TM349644
165.4 NNW Metfield, Suffolk, S John Bapt, 6, 9-2-7 (486 kg) in F♯. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). [website] TM294803
175.4 NW Fressingfield, Suffolk, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 17-0-20 (873 kg) in F. PN alternates: Fressingfield; Wingfield. Wed (alt) 19:00. [website] TM261774
185.4 N St James South Elmham, Suffolk, S James, 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C. Unringable. [website] TM322812
195.5 S Sweffling, Suffolk, S Mary V (T), 6, 6¼ cwt (~320 kg) in B♭. Mon (1st). [website] TM347638
205.7 ESE Darsham, Suffolk, All Saints, 4 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 5. [website] TM420699
215.7 W Wilby, Suffolk, S Mary (T), 8, 15-0-8 (766 kg) in F♯. [website] TM241720
225.7 SSE Kelsale, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 8, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in E. [website] TM387651
235.8 N Rumburgh, Suffolk, S Michael & All Angels & S Felix (GF), 6, 7-0-19 (364 kg) in A. [website] TM346818
245.9 ENE Wenhaston, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 6, 12-0-6 (612 kg) in F♯. Fri (2nd, 4th). [website] TM424754
256.1 SSE Carlton, Suffolk, S Peter, 4 U/R, 6¼ cwt (~320 kg) in B. Unringable. [website] TM382640
266.3 W Stradbroke, Suffolk, All Saints, 10, 20-1-10 (1033 kg) in E♭. Tue (3rd). [website] TM231739
276.4 SSW Framlingham, Suffolk, S Michael (T), 8, 16-0-14 (819 kg) in E. Tue. [website] TM285635
286.5 WSW Tannington, Suffolk, S Ethelbert (GF), 6, 10-0-4 (510 kg) in G. [website] TM242674
296.6 WSW Worlingworth, Suffolk, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 12-0-9 (614 kg) in F♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken. [website] TM233686
306.7 ESE Middleton, Suffolk, Holy Trinity, 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. [website] TM429677
316.8 S Great Glemham, Suffolk, All Saints, 5, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F. Tuning: 1-5 of 8. [website] TM339616
326.9 SSE Saxmundham, Suffolk, S John Bapt, 6, 8-3-7 (448 kg) in A. [website] TM388629
336.9 WNW Wingfield, Suffolk, S Andrew (GF), 6, 13-0-20 (670 kg) in F. PN alternates: Fressingfield; Wingfield. Wed (alt) 19:00. [website] TM229768
347.1 SSE Benhall, Suffolk, S Mary, 6, 8-1-7 (422 kg) in A♭. Fri. [website] TM371618
357.2 N St Margaret South Elmham, Suffolk, S Margaret (GF), 5, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G♯. Tuning: 1-5 of 6. [website] TM314839
367.4 NW Weybread, Suffolk, S Andrew (GF), 6, 9-0-10 (462 kg) in A♭. Round tower. [website] TM240801
377.4 NE Westhall, Suffolk, S Andrew (GF), 5, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in F♯. [website] TM423804
387.5 E Blythburgh, Suffolk, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 10-1-10 (525 kg) in G. [website] TM450753
397.5 NNW St Cross South Elmham, Suffolk, S George (or S Cross), 5, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A. [website] TM299842
407.5 NNW Mendham, Suffolk, All Saints, 6, 10-2-13 (539 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] TM269829
417.6 W Horham, Suffolk, S Mary, 8, 6-0-17 (313 kg) in B. The oldest ring of eight. Tue (1st, 4th). [website] TM210724
427.6 WSW Bedfield, Suffolk, S Nicholas (GF), 6 U/R, 9¼ cwt (~470 kg) in G♯. Unringable. [website] TM227663
437.6 SSW Parham, Suffolk, S Mary V, 6, 5-3-4 (294 kg) in B♭. PN shared: Hacheston(1); Marlesford(2); Parham(3,5); C Ashe(4). Tue (3rd, 5th). [website] TM309605
447.6 SE Theberton, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 6, 6-2-9 (334 kg) in B♭. Round tower. [website] TM437659
457.9 N Ilketshall St Margaret, Suffolk, S Margaret (GF), 3 U/R, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Unringable; round tower. TM349852
468.3 SW Earl Soham, Suffolk, S Mary, 6, 10-1-24 (532 kg) in F♯. [website] TM236632
478.4 NE Brampton, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 5, 7¼ cwt (~370 kg) in B♭. Only limited ringing allowed. [website] TM434815
488.5 NNW Redenhall, Norfolk, Assumption of BVM (T), 8, 22-2-20 (1152 kg) in D. Thu. TM263843
498.5 NNW Homersfield, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. TM285854
508.5 SSW Kettleburgh, Suffolk, S Andrew, 6, 7-1-11 (373 kg) in A. [website] TM264606