Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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155149 W Areley Kings, Worcestershire, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 8-1-3 (420 kg) in B♭. Thu 18:45. [website] SO802710
155249 S Sunningwell, Oxfordshire, S Leonard, 6, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in B♭. County books / pNBR info discrepant. Tue. SP495005
155349 NNW Mayfield, Staffordshire, S John Bapt, 6, 11-2-19 (593 kg) in G. Thu. SK154447
155449 NW Denstone, Staffordshire, All Saints, 4, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C♯. Round tower. SK100409
155549.1 SSE Bledlow, Buckinghamshire, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 8, 12-2-11 (640 kg) in F. Mon. SP778021
155649.1 ENE Spalding, Lincolnshire, S Mary & S Nicolas (GF;T), 8, 15-1-12 (780 kg) in F♯. Wed 19:00. TF250224
155749.1 NNW 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
155849.1 ESE Kingston, Cambridgeshire, All Saints & S Andrew, 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B♭. Unringable. [website] TL346554
155949.1 NNW Alfreton, Derbyshire, S Martin (T), 8, 10-2-27 (546 kg) in G. SK407558
156049.2 WNW Lapley, Staffordshire, All Saints (S), 8, 9-3-20 (504 kg) in F♯. Thu. SJ872129
156149.2 WNW Pattingham, Staffordshire, S Chad (T), 8, 12-3-6 (650 kg) in F. Mon 20:00. [website] SO820991
156249.2 ESE Lolworth, Cambridgeshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 2,2♭,3 of 3. [website] TL368641
156349.2 SW Woolstone, Gloucestershire, S Martin of Tours (GF), 6, 4-3-8 (245 kg) in D. Sat (3rd). [website] SO961302
156449.2 N Kirklington, Nottinghamshire, S Swithin, 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in B. Unringable. SK679576
156549.3 W Shrawley, Worcestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 9-0-10 (462 kg) in G. [website] SO805647
156649.3 SE Baldock, Hertfordshire, S Mary V, 8, 26-2-22 (1356 kg) in D. Wed. [website] TL243339
156749.3 NE Silk Willoughby, Lincolnshire, S Denys, 6, 8-3-18 (453 kg) in A. Mon (exc Bank Hols). TF057430
156849.4 N South Normanton, Derbyshire, S Michael, 6, 8-3-0 (445 kg) in F♯. SK442569
156949.4 SE King's Walden, Hertfordshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F♯. [website] TL160235
157049.4 NNW Crich, Derbyshire, S Mary (T), 8, 12-1-9 (626 kg) in F♯. SK347546
157149.4 NNE Coddington, Nottinghamshire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 7-0-12 (361 kg) in B♭. Fri. SK834544
157249.4 SW Sevenhampton, Gloucestershire, S Andrew (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Rung from chancel crossing; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SP032217
157349.4 NNW South Wingfield, Derbyshire, All Saints, 6, 8-3-10 (449 kg) in G. Tue. SK383557
157449.5 WSW Kempsey, Worcestershire, S Mary V (T), 8, 15-0-0 (762 kg) in E. Anticlockwise. [website] SO848490
157549.5 SSW Aston, Oxfordshire, S James (GF), 6, 12-2-11 (640 kg) in G. Wed. SP342030
157649.5 SSE Saunderton, Buckinghamshire, S Mary & S Nicholas, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Unringable. SP795018
157749.5 SSE Chinnor, Oxfordshire, S Andrew (T), 6, 10-0-20 (517 kg) in G. Fri. SP756008
157849.5 S Radley, Oxfordshire, S James Gt, 6, 5-2-27 (292 kg) in B. Thu. SU521993
157949.6 S Marsh Baldon, Oxfordshire, S Peter (GF), 5, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. [website] SU561990
158049.6 SE St Ippolyts, Hertfordshire, S Hippolytus (GF;T), 6, 12-3-6 (650 kg) in G. Wed. [website] TL197271
158149.6 SSE Northchurch, Hertfordshire, S Mary, 8, 15-0-24 (773 kg) in F♯. Mon (exc 2nd). [website] SP974088
158249.6 NW Ellastone, Staffordshire, S Peter (T), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F. SK116434
158349.7 NE Swaton, Lincolnshire, S Michael, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in A♭. Unringable. TF133375
158449.7 SW Northleach, Gloucestershire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 18½ cwt (~940 kg) in E. [website] SP111145
158549.7 NW Stafford, Staffordshire, S Mary, 10, 19-0-11 (970 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime; future plans: to become 12; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. [website] SJ921232
158649.7 NNE Fulbeck, Lincolnshire, S Nicholas, 6, 11-2-3 (586 kg) in G. PN rotates: Hough o t Hill; Caythorpe; Brant Broughton; Fulbeck. Wed (on a rota basis). SK947504
158749.7 WSW Powick, Worcestershire, S Peter (T), 6, 19-1-19 (987 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] SO834515
158849.7 S Stadhampton, Oxfordshire, S John Bapt, 4 U/R, 6-3-11 (348 kg) in B♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. SU603988
158949.7 SW Ashchurch, Gloucestershire, S Nicholas (T), 8, 11-2-24 (595 kg) in F♯. Fri. [website] SO927334
159049.8 NW Church Leigh, Staffordshire, All Saints, 6, 14-2-12 (742 kg) in E. Wed. SK024358
159149.8 W Bewdley, Worcestershire, S Anne, 8, 15-2-23 (798 kg) in F. Wed (exc 1st). [website] SO785753
159249.8 W Ribbesford, Worcestershire, S Leonard (GF), 3 U/R, 2½ cwt (~130 kg) in F♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; ropes fall in sequence: 1,3,2; Hung for dead-rope ringing; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SO786740
159349.8 NE Pinchbeck, Lincolnshire, S Mary, 8, 18-0-9 (919 kg) in E. TF241255
159449.8 NNE North Rauceby, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 5, 13-2-21 (695 kg) in F. TF021464
159549.8 SE Great Wymondley, Hertfordshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-3-12 (450 kg) in A♭. Thu. [website] TL214285
159649.8 NNE Beckingham, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 6 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Unringable. SK875538
159749.9 SSW Bampton, Oxfordshire, S Mary, 8, 23-0-4 (1170 kg) in D. Mon. SP312033
159850 SSW Black Bourton, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 6-2-24 (341 kg) in B♭. SP286042
159950 ESE Litlington, Cambridgeshire, S Catherine (GF), 6, 7-1-0 (368 kg) in A♭. Mon (not always: check). [website] TL309427
160050 WSW Earls Croome, Worcestershire, S Nicholas, 6, 8-0-10 (411 kg) in A♯. [website] SO870420