Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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310193.1 ESE Terrington St Clement, Norfolk, S Clement (T), 8, 11-3-4 (599 kg) in F. Detached tower. Mon (not always: check). [website] TF551204
310293.2 SSW Monmouth, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Mary V, 8, 16-3-1 (851 kg) in E. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Tue. SO508129
310393.2 SSE Dorton, Buckinghamshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Anticlockwise. SP678139
310493.2 S Langford, Oxfordshire, S Matthew, 6, 8-2-25 (443 kg) in A. Tue. SP249025
310593.2 ESE Bluntisham, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 13-2-10 (690 kg) in F♯. [website] TL372744
310693.2 S Bampton, Oxfordshire, S Mary, 8, 23-0-4 (1170 kg) in D. Mon. SP312033
310793.3 SSE Oakley, Buckinghamshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♯. Tuning: 1-3 of 5. SP641122
310893.3 ESE Upwell, Norfolk, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 14-1-10 (728 kg) in F. [website] TF505027
310993.3 SSW Cwmyoy, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Martin, 6 U/R, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in F. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tower unsafe; tuning: 2,3,5-8 of 8. SO298233
311093.3 NNE Osmotherley, North Yorkshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 6-2-13 (336 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SE455971
311193.3 SE Conington, Cambridgeshire, S Mary, 4, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 5. [website] TL320660
311293.4 SE Old Warden, Bedfordshire, S Leonard (GF), 6, 9-0-22 (467 kg) in G. TL136443
311393.4 S Chalford, Gloucestershire, Christ Church, 6, 8-2-8 (435 kg) in F♯. Steel bells. [website] SO891025
311493.4 S Cirencester, Gloucestershire, Holy Trinity, Watermoor (GF), 8, 19-2-22 (1001 kg) in F. [website] SP026013
311593.4 NNE Pickering, North Yorkshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF;S;T), 8, 13-2-2 (687 kg) in F. Wed. [website] SE798840
311693.5 SE Battlesden, Bedfordshire, S Peter & All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SP958290
311793.6 SSE Stanton St John, Oxfordshire, S John Bapt, 5, 9¼ cwt (~470 kg) in G♯. Thu. [website] SP577093
311893.6 S Fairford, Gloucestershire, S Mary V (GF), 8, 17-1-2 (877 kg) in E. Rung from chancel. Fri. [website] SP151011
311993.6 ESE Outwell, Norfolk, S Clement, 6 U/R, 11-0-27 (571 kg) in G. Unringable. [website] TF513036
312093.6 NE East Heslerton, North Yorkshire, S Andrew, 3 U/R, 13-3-0 (699 kg) in G♯. Unringable. SE926766
312193.6 SE Flitwick, Bedfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 9-1-9 (474 kg) in G. [website] TL029342
312293.6 WSW Barmouth, Gwynedd, Wales, S John, 8, 22-0-15 (1124 kg) in E. SH613159
312393.7 SE Tingrith, Bedfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B. Unringable; anticlockwise. TL007324
312493.7 S Preston, Gloucestershire, All Saints (GF), 5, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Mon. [website] SP043008
312593.7 S Clanfield, Oxfordshire, S Stephen (GF;T), 8, 12-3-16 (655 kg) in F♯. Wed. SP283021
312693.7 SSE Ashendon, Buckinghamshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; No stays or sliders on 1,2. SP705142
312793.7 S Aston, Oxfordshire, S James (GF), 6, 12-2-11 (640 kg) in G. Wed. SP342030
312893.7 SSE Oxford, Oxfordshire, S Giles (T), 8, 14-0-1 (712 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] SP511069
312993.7 NNE Middleton, North Yorkshire, S Andrew (T), 6, 5-3-20 (301 kg) in B. Mon. SE782854
313093.8 S Woodchester, Gloucestershire, S Mary, 6, 9-3-23 (506 kg) in G. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). [website] SO839026
313193.8 S Leonard Stanley, Gloucestershire, S Swithun (GF;T), 6, 13-3-1 (699 kg) in F♯. Rung from chancel crossing. Thu. [website] SO802032
313293.8 SSE Hardwick, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. County books / pNBR info discrepant. SP806189
313393.9 NNE Appleton le Moors, North Yorkshire, Christ Church, 6 U/R, 5-3-18 (300 kg) in B♭. Unringable. SE734880
313493.9 N Langthwaite, North Yorkshire, S Mary, 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1,4,7 of 8. [website] NZ002027
313593.9 SSE Oxford, Oxfordshire, S Andrew, Headington, 8, 7-3-0 (394 kg) in A♭. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Wed. [website] SP544076
313694 SSE Standlake, Oxfordshire, S Giles (GF), 6, 10-1-18 (529 kg) in F♯. Wed. SP397036
313794 NNW Kendal, Cumbria, Holy Trinity, 10, 23-3-20 (1216 kg) in D♭. Wed. SD516921
313894 SE Flitton, Bedfordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 6-0-5 (307 kg) in B. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. TL059358
313994 SSE Linslade, Bedfordshire, S Barnabas, 8, 9-3-3 (497 kg) in A♭. Tue. SP912249
314094 SSE Oxford, Oxfordshire, S Mary Magdalen (T), 10, 7-1-12 (374 kg) in A. Tue (term only). [website] SP512064
314194.1 SSE Oxford, Oxfordshire, Balliol College Historic Collections Centre (GF), 6, 9-2-22 (493 kg) in A♭. Former church of S Cross or Holywell (Anglican); ringing prohibited. SP520066
314294.1 SSE Oxford, Oxfordshire, S Thomas M, 10, 11-2-6 (587 kg) in G. Mon (alt, term only). [website] SP505061
314394.1 SSE Oxford, Oxfordshire, New College, 10, 20 cwt (~1020 kg) in D. [website] SP517064
314494.1 NNE Thornton le Dale, North Yorkshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SE838831
314594.1 S Siddington, Gloucestershire, S Peter, 6, 7¼ cwt (~370 kg) in B♭. Thu. [website] SP034001
314694.1 SE Elsworth, Cambridgeshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 4, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in G. Tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 6. [website] TL318635
314794.2 SSW Newland, Gloucestershire, All Saints, 6, 16-1-14 (832 kg) in E. PN shared Staunton; Newland; Lydney; Ruardean. Thu (2nd). [website] SO552095
314894.2 SE Waresley, Cambridgeshire, S James, 4, 9-0-14 (464 kg) in F♯. [website] TL249545
314994.2 S Meysey Hampton, Gloucestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 9-2-17 (490 kg) in G. [website] SP117000
315094.2 SSE Wing, Buckinghamshire, All Saints, 6, 28 cwt (~1420 kg) in D. Anticlockwise. Fri. [website] SP880225