Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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5201110.4 ENE Swafield, Norfolk, S Nicholas, 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Unringable. TG286330
5202110.5 SSE Maresfield, East Sussex, S Bartholomew (GF), 8, 14-1-5 (726 kg) in F. Mon (not always: check) 20:00. TQ465240
5203110.5 SE Frinsted, Kent, S Dunstan (GF), 6, 6-1-1 (318 kg) in A. Tue (with exceptions). [website] TQ891574
5204110.5 SW Baltonsborough, Somerset, S Dunstan (T), 6, 19-2-10 (995 kg) in D. Tue (1st, 3rd, 5th). [website] ST541347
5205110.6 SSW Maperton, Somerset, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 6-1-14 (324 kg) in B♭. PN: by arrangement. [website] ST672261
5206110.6 SSW Gussage St Michael, Dorset, S Michael, 6, 10-1-9 (525 kg) in F♯. Anticlockwise. Thu. [website] ST985113
5207110.6 SW Mark, Somerset, Holy Cross (T), 8, 19 cwt (~970 kg) in E. Wed (check with contact) 20:00. [website] ST380478
5208110.6 SW Lovington, Somerset, S Thomas a Becket, 3, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. [website] ST596308
5209110.6 NNW Addingham, West Yorkshire, S Peter, 6, 10-0-20 (517 kg) in G. PN alternates with Ilkley. Wed (2nd, 4th). [website] SE085497
5210110.6 SSW Gussage All Saints, Dorset, All Saints, 5, 8-3-3 (446 kg) in A♭. [website] ST998108
5211110.6 SW Brean, Somerset, S Bridget (GF;T), 5, 8-2-3 (433 kg) in A. Rung from porch. Fri 16:00. [website] ST296559
5212110.6 E Loddon, Norfolk, Holy Trinity (GF;S), 8, 10-1-23 (531 kg) in F♯. Tue. TM363987
5213110.6 S Portsmouth, Hampshire, S Mary, Portsea, 8, 17-0-7 (867 kg) in F. Tue. [website] SU651008
5214110.7 SSE Upper Beeding, West Sussex, S Peter, 6, 7-2-27 (393 kg) in B♭. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Fri (confirm first). TQ192111
5215110.7 S Portsmouth, Hampshire, S Agatha (RC) (T), 8, 3-0-1 (153 kg) in F. SU640006
5216110.8 SSE Findon, West Sussex, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 9-2-14 (489 kg) in A♭. Thu (1st, 3rd) 20:00. TQ116084
5217110.8 ENE Trunch, Norfolk, S Botolph, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg). Unringable; former 3/4 sold 1863. TG287348
5218110.8 NW Leyland, Lancashire, S James, Moss Side (T), 6, 9-1-19 (479 kg) in F♯. Wed 20:00. SD517217
5219110.8 N Upper Helmsley, North Yorkshire, S Peter (GF), 3, 3 cwt (~150 kg) in F. Ropes fall in a straight line. SE695570
5220110.9 SSW Horsington, Somerset, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. PN alternates with Templecombe. Tue (alt). [website] ST703237
5221110.9 SSE Chailey, East Sussex, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 7-1-13 (374 kg) in A♭. Mon 20:00. TQ392193
5222110.9 E Tunstall, Suffolk, S Michael (T), 6, 7-2-22 (391 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] TM363551
5223110.9 SSE Newick, East Sussex, S Mary (GF), 6, 5-0-27 (266 kg) in B. Wed. TQ421208
5224111 SW North Barrow, Somerset, S Nicholas (GF), 5, 10-1-8 (524 kg) in G. [website] ST607293
5225111 E Benhall, Suffolk, S Mary, 6, 8-1-7 (422 kg) in A♭. Fri. [website] TM371618
5226111 E Kirby Cane, Norfolk, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♭. Unringable; round tower. TM373941
5227111 SSW Blackford, Somerset, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable. [website] ST657261
5228111 E Ilketshall St Andrew, Suffolk, S Andrew, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable; round tower; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. TM379872
5229111 N Harrogate, North Yorkshire, S Peter (T), 8, 12-1-19 (631 kg) in F♯. Fri 19:00. [website] SE301553
5230111.1 ENE Gimingham, Norfolk, All Saints (GF), 5, 8-1-25 (430 kg) in A♭. TG285366
5231111.1 SE East Sutton, Kent, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 8-1-16 (426 kg) in A. Thu. [website] TQ827495
5232111.1 SSW Tarrant Gunville, Dorset, S Mary, 3 U/R, 9-2-25 (494 kg) in B. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3. ST925126
5233111.1 SSE Keymer, West Sussex, S Cosmas & S Damian (GF), 6, 7-0-4 (357 kg) in A. Wed. TQ314152
5234111.2 NW Halsall, Lancashire, S Cuthbert, 6, 10-3-19 (555 kg) in A. SD370102
5235111.2 SW West Lydford, Somerset, S Peter, 6, 13¾ cwt (~700 kg) in F. PN shared: Barton St David; Kingweston; West Lydford. Mon (check with contact). [website] ST564318
5236111.2 NNW Whalley, Lancashire, S Mary V & All Saints (T), 8, 21-3-19 (1114 kg) in E♭. Tue. SD732361
5237111.2 SW Brent Knoll, Somerset, S Michael (T), 6, 20-3-0 (1054 kg) in D. PN rotates: Brent Knoll; East Brent; Lympsham. Tue (rotates: see website). [website] ST335507
5238111.2 SSW Ringwood, Hampshire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 17-2-18 (897 kg) in E. Wed (see tower website). [website] SU145053
5239111.2 N Harrogate, North Yorkshire, S Wilfrid (T), 8, 6-0-3 (306 kg) in C. Wed. [website] SE294555
5240111.3 SSW North Cadbury, Somerset, S Michael Archangel (T), 6, 19½ cwt (~990 kg) in D. Fri 19:00. [website] ST635270
5241111.3 SSW Templecombe, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF), 6, 10-3-2 (547 kg) in F. PN alternates with Horsington. Tue (alt). [website] ST708226
5242111.3 N Nun Monkton, North Yorkshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SE511579
5243111.3 SW Street, Somerset, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 20-1-24 (1040 kg) in E♭. [website] ST488371
5244111.3 E Halesworth, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 8, 18-0-25 (926 kg) in E. Tue. [website] TM385773
5245111.3 SSW Marnhull, Dorset, S Gregory (T), 6, 19 cwt (~970 kg) in E. Wed (with exceptions). [website] ST781187
5246111.4 SE Lamberhurst, Kent, S Mary (T), 6, 13-0-17 (668 kg) in F. Mon. [website] TQ681365
5247111.4 SSW Long Crichel, Dorset, S Mary V (GF), 6, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in G. No mains electricity. [website] ST977102
5248111.4 SE Teynham, Kent, S Mary, 6, 10-3-7 (549 kg) in A♭. Thu (with exceptions) 20:00. [website] TQ966636
5249111.4 SE Lynsted, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 10-2-25 (545 kg) in G. Thu (with exceptions). [website] TQ942608
5250111.4 S Brockenhurst, Hampshire, S Nicholas (GF), 8, 4-1-12 (221 kg) in B. Tue 18:00. [website] SU305017