Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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270170.6 WSW Cropthorne, Worcestershire, S Michael, 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in F♯. PN alternates with Fladbury (check before visiting). Mon (alt). [website] SP000451
270270.7 SSE Wilmington, Kent, S Michael (T), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Ropes fall in a straight line. [website] TQ538724
270370.7 S Beddington, Greater London, S Mary (T), 10, 18-2-12 (945 kg) in E♭. Thu (see tower website). [website] TQ295652
270470.7 WSW Fladbury, Worcestershire, S John Bapt (T), 8, 12-3-3 (649 kg) in G♯. PN alternates with Cropthorne (check before visiting). Mon (alt). [website] SO996462
270570.7 SE South Benfleet, Essex, S Mary V (T), 6, 11-3-14 (603 kg) in G. Thu (2nd, 4th) 20:00. TQ778861
270670.7 NNW Worksop, Nottinghamshire, S Anne (T), 10, 15-1-8 (778 kg) in F♯. PN alternates with Worksop Priory. Tue (alt). SK578787
270770.7 WSW Farmington, Gloucestershire, S Peter (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 2,4,6 of 12. SP136152
270870.7 N Tealby, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 6, 11-0-24 (570 kg) in F. TF157908
270970.7 SSE Bromley Common, Greater London, S Luke, 8, 15-1-8 (778 kg) in F. Thu. [website] TQ414679
271070.7 SW Shellingford, Oxfordshire, S Faith (GF), 6, 6-2-10 (335 kg) in B. PN shared with Coleshill. Thu (1st, 3rd, 5th). SU319935
271170.7 W Old Hill, West Midlands, Holy Trinity, 8, 23-1-0 (1181 kg) in F. [website] SO955862
271270.7 NNW Bole, Nottinghamshire, S Martin, 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in B. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. SK792871
271370.8 E Worlingworth, Suffolk, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 12-0-9 (614 kg) in F♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken. [website] TM233686
271470.8 S Ottershaw, Surrey, Christ Church, 6, 16-1-14 (832 kg) in F. Wed. TQ020634
271570.8 S Croydon, Greater London, Minster Ch of S John Bapt, 12, 36-3-18 (1875 kg) in C♯. Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ319654
271670.8 E Starston, Norfolk, S Margaret, 6, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. TM234843
271770.9 ENE Haveringland, Norfolk, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 7-2-4 (383 kg) in A. Unringable; round tower. TG151209
271870.9 E Fritton, Norfolk, S Catherine (GF), 3, 7-1-27 (381 kg) in A. Round tower. TM227932
271971 ESE Rushmere St Andrew, Suffolk, S Andrew, 6, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in A. Fri. [website] TM196460
272071 E Cretingham, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 6, 7-2-23 (391 kg) in A. [website] TM227605
272171 S Carshalton, Greater London, All Saints, 8, 11-0-6 (562 kg) in F♯. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ279644
272271 S Cheam, Greater London, S Dunstan, 6, 9-3-21 (505 kg) in G. Thu. [website] TQ242639
272371 ENE Drayton, Norfolk, S Margaret (GF), 6, 7-3-27 (406 kg) in A. TG180137
272471 NW Matlock, Derbyshire, S Giles (T), 8, 14-0-0 (711 kg) in F. Also hung for ringing: pre-Reformation duplicate 6th. Thu. [website] SK300597
272571 NNE Trusthorpe, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 3, 6-2-0 (330 kg) in B♭. TF514836
272671.1 WNW Willenhall, West Midlands, S Giles, 10, 16-1-1 (826 kg) in F♯. Thu. SO966984
272771.1 SW Faringdon, Oxfordshire, All Saints, 8, 17-1-7 (880 kg) in E. Mon. SU288957
272871.1 W Hanbury, Worcestershire, S Mary V (T), 8, 12-1-15 (629 kg) in F♯. Mon (1st). [website] SO954643
272971.1 SSW Arborfield, Berkshire, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 11-2-24 (595 kg) in G. Fri. [website] SU757678
273071.1 E Weybread, Suffolk, S Andrew (GF), 6, 9-0-10 (462 kg) in A♭. Round tower. [website] TM240801
273171.1 SW Eastleach Martin, Gloucestershire, S Michael & S Martin (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Anticlockwise; No mains electricity; tuning: 1,3,5 of 6. SP202052
273271.1 WSW Toddington, Gloucestershire, S Andrew (T), 6, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B. [website] SP035330
273371.1 E Wilby, Suffolk, S Mary (T), 8, 15-0-8 (766 kg) in F♯. [website] TM241720
273471.2 W Stoke Prior, Worcestershire, S Michael (T), 8, 8-3-18 (453 kg) in A. [website] SO949676
273571.2 SSE St Paul's Cray, Greater London, His Royal Majesty House, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in D. Former church of S Paulinus (Anglican) (until 2002); derelict; unringable. [website] TQ473690
273671.2 NNW Whitwell, Derbyshire, S Lawrence, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Unringable. SK526768
273771.2 WNW Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, S Mary, 8, 17-3-1 (902 kg) in E♭. Only limited ringing allowed. SK093334
273871.2 NW Snelston, Derbyshire, S Peter (GF), 3, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B. SK155433
273971.2 NNE Mablethorpe, Lincolnshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 9-0-25 (469 kg) in A♭. Ringing currently not permitted. TF497845
274071.2 N Springthorpe, Lincolnshire, S George & S Laurence (GF), 4, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in G. 3rd (9-3-6) is heavier than tenor. SK875897
274171.2 NW Bonsall, Derbyshire, S James Ap (GF), 6, 7-2-8 (385 kg) in B♭. Mon. SK279581
274271.2 E Swainsthorpe, Norfolk, S Peter (GF), 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; round tower. TG218009
274371.2 NNE Grimoldby, Lincolnshire, S Edith, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg). Unringable. TF392879
274471.2 NNW Clowne, Derbyshire, S John Bapt (T), 6, 7-2-12 (386 kg) in B♭. SK498752
274571.2 WNW Blithfield, Staffordshire, S Leonard (GF), 6, 8-2-22 (442 kg) in A. SK044239
274671.3 ESE Stutton, Suffolk, S Peter (S;T), 6, 11-2-17 (592 kg) in A♭. No regular ringing. [website] TM161344
274771.3 NW Wingerworth, Derbyshire, All Saints (T), 5, 11-0-9 (563 kg) in G. SK383674
274871.3 NW Ashbourne, Derbyshire, S Oswald (GF), 8, 13-1-21 (683 kg) in F. Rung from chancel crossing; tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. SK176464
274971.3 E Earl Soham, Suffolk, S Mary, 6, 10-1-24 (532 kg) in F♯. [website] TM236632
275071.3 SE Bradwell on Sea, Essex, S Thomas (T), 8, 8-0-10 (411 kg) in G♯. Fri. TM004068