Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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140183.3 S Hathern, Leicestershire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 9-2-12 (488 kg) in G. Thu PN shared: exc 4: Hathern; 4: Belton; ART Teaching Centre: Hathern. Thu (exc 4th). SK502224
140283.3 W Ulverston, Cumbria, S Mary V (T), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Mon. SD288786
140383.3 SSE Aslackby, Lincolnshire, S James (GF;T), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; not well in tune. TF085303
140483.4 S Stanford on Soar, Nottinghamshire, S John Bapt (T), 8, 15-3-18 (808 kg) in F. SK543219
140583.5 S Grimston, Leicestershire, S John Bapt (GF), 3 U/R, 9½ cwt (~480 kg). One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: non-diatonic. SK685218
140683.5 S Breedon on the Hill, Leicestershire, S Mary & S Hardulph (T), 6, 9-1-20 (479 kg) in F♯. Mon. SK405233
140783.5 SW Church Minshull, Cheshire, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. SJ666605
140883.6 SE Benington, Lincolnshire, All Saints (The Beonna) (T), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. Ringing currently not permitted. [website] TF396465
140983.6 SSW Newton Solney, Derbyshire, S Mary V, 3, 5-3-11 (297 kg) in A. 2nd (6-2-13) is heavier than tenor. Thu 19:00. SK279257
141083.6 SW Frodsham, Cheshire, S Lawrence (T), 8, 12-1-3 (624 kg) in F♯. Fri. SJ521772
141183.6 SSW Ticknall, Derbyshire, S George (S;T), 10, 9-1-26 (482 kg) in A. Wed. SK351241
141283.6 SSW Stretton, Staffordshire, S Mary (T), 6, 8-3-23 (455 kg) in A. SK253263
141383.7 S Prestwold, Leicestershire, S Andrew (T), 8, 10-2-21 (543 kg) in F♯. SK577214
141483.7 SSW Bramshall, Staffordshire, S Laurence, 3, 4-1-2 (217 kg) in C. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SK061332
141584 NW Lazonby, Cumbria, S Nicholas (GF;T), 4, 7-2-27 (393 kg) in B♭. PN alternates with Gt Salkeld; ropes fall in a straight line. Wed (alt). [website] NY549397
141684 SW Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, S Luke, Silverdale, 8, 9-2-18 (491 kg) in A♭. Mon. SJ817467
141784 SSE Burton le Coggles, Lincolnshire, S Thomas a Becket (GF), 3, 8-0-27 (419 kg) in A♭. SK979258
141884 SE Butterwick, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 9-3-12 (501 kg) in G. Tue. TF387449
141984.1 SW Crewe, Cheshire, Christ Church, 10, 20-0-0 (1016 kg) in E. Building owned by Chester Diocese; operated by Local Authority (99 year lease until 2079); ringing currently not permitted; detached tower. SJ706556
142084.1 S Saxelbye, Leicestershire, S Peter (GF), 3, 7-2-5 (383 kg) in B♭. SK700209
142184.2 SSE Wyberton, Lincolnshire, S Leodegar, 3 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg). Unringable. TF328408
142284.2 WNW Lowick, Cumbria, S Luke (GF), 3 U/R, 2 cwt (~100 kg) in F♯. One bell (or more) from ring hung for swing chiming - all bells have very small wheels designed for swing chiming; steel bells; unringable; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SD289860
142384.2 W Great Urswick, Cumbria, S Mary V & S Michael, 6, 8-2-19 (440 kg) in A. Tue. SD268741
142484.2 WSW Halewood, Merseyside, S Nicholas, 6, 6-0-1 (305 kg) in B. Vallotti temperament tuning. Wed 20:00. SJ449861
142584.2 S Buckminster, Leicestershire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 9-3-4 (497 kg) in G. SK879230
142684.3 SSW Hanbury, Staffordshire, S Werburgh (T), 8, 13-2-11 (691 kg) in F. SK170279
142784.3 SSE Colsterworth, Lincolnshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 11-0-26 (571 kg) in G♯. Fri. SK930241
142884.3 SSE Freiston, Lincolnshire, S James, 6, 14-1-4 (726 kg) in E. TF377437
142984.3 SSE Irnham, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 9-3-22 (505 kg) in G♯. Also hung for ringing: 4♭ (old 3rd, to retain previous Dorian mode ring of 5). TF023266
143084.5 SSE Fishtoft, Lincolnshire, S Guthlac, 6, 12-2-9 (639 kg) in F♯. Fri. TF364425
143184.5 WSW Hale, Cheshire, S Mary, 8, 8-0-20 (415 kg) in A. Steel bells : bells 3-8. Thu. SJ471820
143284.5 SW Little Budworth, Cheshire, S Peter, 5, 6-2-1 (331 kg) in B♭. Fri. SJ598653
143384.6 SSW Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, S John Div, Horninglow, 6, 11-0-4 (561 kg) in G. Tue. SK241251
143484.6 SSE Wigtoft, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 7-2-17 (389 kg) in A♯. PN shared: Frampton; Kirton in Holland; Sutterton; Wigtoft. Thu (on a rota basis). TF262362
143584.6 SSE Dowsby, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 3 U/R, 7¾ cwt (~390 kg) in A. Unringable. TF113292
143684.6 SSE Kirton in Holland, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul (S;T), 8, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in F. PN shared: Frampton; Kirton in Holland; Sutterton; Wigtoft. Thu (on a rota basis). TF304385
143784.6 NNW Morpeth, Northumberland, The Clock Tower (S), 8, 10-0-26 (520 kg) in G. Wed. [website] NZ197859
143884.7 SSE Quadring, Lincolnshire, S Margaret (GF), 6, 9-3-0 (495 kg) in F♯. Tue (4th: Apr-Oct). TF224341
143984.7 S Belton, Leicestershire, S John Bapt (T), 6, 7-3-12 (399 kg) in G♯. Thu PN shared: exc 4: Hathern; 4: Belton. Thu (4th). SK447208
144084.7 S Loughborough, Leicestershire, All Saints (T), 10, 30-2-0 (1549 kg) in D♭. Wed. SK537199
144184.7 SSE Stainby, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 4, 11-2-20 (593 kg) in A♭. SK905228
144284.8 S Walton le Wolds, Leicestershire, S Mary, 5, 10-0-18 (516 kg) in A♭. SK591196
144384.8 S Loughborough, Leicestershire, Bell Foundry Tower, 12, 6-2-13 (336 kg) in B. SK541198
144484.9 SSE Corby Glen, Lincolnshire, S John Ev (GF;T), 6, 11-1-6 (574 kg) in G. TF001249
144584.9 SSW Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, S Chad (T), 8, 13-3-6 (701 kg) in G. Fri. [website] SK245244
144684.9 SSE Frampton, Lincolnshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 12-2-26 (647 kg) in F♯. PN shared: Frampton; Kirton in Holland; Sutterton; Wigtoft. Thu (on a rota basis). TF325391
144785 SSE Kirkby Underwood, Lincolnshire, S Mary & All Saints (GF), 4, 4-1-4 (218 kg) in C♯. TF069270
144885 S Thorpe Arnold, Leicestershire, S Mary V (GF), 5, 6-2-19 (339 kg) in B♭. Wed (not always: check) 19:00. SK770201
144985 S Garthorpe, Leicestershire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg). One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SK831209
145085.1 SW Keele, Staffordshire, S John (S;T), 6, 8-0-2 (407 kg) in G♯. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Wed 19:00. SJ809452