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10 Easingwold, North Yorkshire, S John Bapt & All Saints (T), 8, 9-3-5 (498 kg) in G. Thu. SE525700
22.3 WNW Raskelf, North Yorkshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SE489707
33.8 ESE Stillington, North Yorkshire, S Nicholas (GF;T), 3, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in C. Anticlockwise. SE582678
45.5 W Brafferton, North Yorkshire, S Peter (GF), 6 U/R, 13½ cwt (~690 kg) in F♯. Unringable. SE436701
55.7 WSW Myton on Swale, North Yorkshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in D. Unringable. SE439666
66 N Kilburn, North Yorkshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 12-0-20 (619 kg) in F♯. SE513796
76.3 NNW Thirkleby, North Yorkshire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 4-3-16 (249 kg) in C♯. Mon 19:00. [website] SE473787
86.4 NE Ampleforth, North Yorkshire, S Hilda (GF), 3 U/R, 4½ cwt (~230 kg) in C♯. Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SE582786
96.5 E Whenby, North Yorkshire, S Martin (GF), 3, 3 cwt (~150 kg) in D. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 2,4,6 of 12. SE630698
107 NE Gilling East, North Yorkshire, Holy Cross (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 5. [website] SE615769
117.1 SSE Shipton, North Yorkshire, Holy Evangelist (GF), 3 U/R, 5-0-3 (255 kg) in D. Unringable; Hung for dead-rope ringing. SE553589
127.6 S Nun Monkton, North Yorkshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SE511579
137.7 WSW Aldborough, North Yorkshire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 11-1-0 (572 kg) in G. [website] SE405664
148.2 W Kirby Hill, North Yorkshire, All Saints (T), 6, 8-0-14 (413 kg) in A. [website] SE393685
158.2 WSW Boroughbridge, North Yorkshire, S James (T), 6, 12-3-22 (658 kg) in F. SE397665
168.5 ESE Sheriff Hutton, North Yorkshire, S Helen & Holy Cross (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SE657662
178.6 WNW Topcliffe, North Yorkshire, S Columba, 4 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. Unringable. SE399760
188.7 SE Strensall, North Yorkshire, S Mary V, 6, 3-3-20 (200 kg) in D. Mon. SE629607
198.9 SW Whixley, North Yorkshire, The Ascension, 6, 5-3-3 (293 kg) in A♭. [website] SE441583
209.1 E Terrington, North Yorkshire, All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1,2,4 of 5. SE671707
219.1 NW Sowerby juxta Thirsk, North Yorkshire, S Oswald (GF;T), 6, 7-1-14 (375 kg) in A. Thu (exc 3rd). SE431813
229.4 ENE Stonegrave, North Yorkshire, Minster Ch of the Holy Trinity (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B. Unringable. SE655778
239.4 ENE Hovingham, North Yorkshire, All Saints, 6, 11-1-0 (572 kg) in G. SE666757
249.8 NW Thirsk, North Yorkshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 14-0-3 (713 kg) in F. Wed (exc 1st). SE427823
259.8 NNW Felixkirk, North Yorkshire, S Felix, 6, 8-2-0 (432 kg) in A♭. Wed. SE467847
2610.1 NNE Helmsley, North Yorkshire, All Saints, 8, 15-0-0 (762 kg) in F♯. Mon. SE611838
2710.1 SW Allerton Mauleverer, North Yorkshire, S Martin, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise. SE415579
2810.3 SSE York, North Yorkshire, All Saints, Huntington (T), 8, 5-0-17 (262 kg) in C. Wed. SE614561
2910.3 ENE Nunnington, North Yorkshire, All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in D. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SE665790
3010.8 WNW Baldersby, North Yorkshire, S James, 8 U/R, 25-0-22 (1280 kg) in C♯. Unringable; tower unsafe. SE366769
3110.9 E Bulmer, North Yorkshire, S Martin (GF), 3, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in E♭. Ropes fall in a straight line; Hung for dead-rope ringing; No stays or sliders; tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3. SE699676
3211.1 WSW Staveley, North Yorkshire, All Saints, 3, 2 cwt (~100 kg) in F♯. One bell (or more) from ring hung for swing chiming : 2,3 have very small chiming wheels; steel bells; anticlockwise; Hung for dead-rope ringing : 2,3; No stays or sliders on 2,3; tuning: non-diatonic. [website] SE362626
3311.3 NNW Kirby Knowle, North Yorkshire, S Wilfrid, 3, 1-2-0 (76 kg) in A. Tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SE468872
3411.3 SSE York, North Yorkshire, S Philip & S James, Clifton (T), 6, 3-1-23 (176 kg) in E♭. Wed (1st, 3rd) 19:00. SE593531
3511.5 S Rufforth, North Yorkshire, All Saints, 6, 3-3-9 (195 kg) in D. SE527514
3611.6 SSW Tockwith, North Yorkshire, The Epiphany (T), 3, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in G♭. Ringing currently not permitted; anticlockwise; round tower; tuning: (approx) 1,2♯,3 of 3. SE466523
3711.9 SSW Hunsingore, North Yorkshire, S John Bapt, 6 U/R, 10-3-21 (556 kg) in A♭. Unringable. [website] SE428535
3811.9 SSE York, North Yorkshire, S Stephen, Acomb, 6, 10-3-26 (558 kg) in F♯. Also hung for ringing: service bell. Thu 19:00. SE572514
3911.9 SE Stockton on the Forest, North Yorkshire, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 5-1-5 (269 kg) in D. Mon. SE656560
4012 SSE York, North Yorkshire, S Olave, Marygate (GF;T), 6, 9-0-14 (464 kg) in G♯. Wed. SE598521
4112.1 SSE York, North Yorkshire, Cath & Metropolitical Ch of S Peter (T), 12, 59-1-23 (3020 kg) in B♭. Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭; also a 35-bell carillon; ART Teaching Centre: The York Hub. Tue. [website] SE602521
4212.1 SSE York, North Yorkshire, Oratory Ch of S Wilfrid (RC), 10, 18-1-21 (937 kg) in F. ART Teaching Centre: The York Hub. Thu. [website] SE601521
4312.2 SSE York, North Yorkshire, S Martin le Grand, Coney Street (GF;T), 8, 10-1-23 (531 kg) in G♯. SE601518
4412.3 SSE York, North Yorkshire, All Saints, North Street (GF), 8, 7-2-2 (382 kg) in A. Sun 16:30. SE600517
4512.3 W Sharow, North Yorkshire, S John Div (T), 8, 12-0-5 (612 kg) in G. Tue (by arrangement). SE327720
4612.3 SSE York, North Yorkshire, Jalou York (GF), 6, 9-0-4 (459 kg) in G♯. Former church of S John Ev, Ouse Bridge or Micklegate; ringing prohibited. SE601516
4712.4 SSE York, North Yorkshire, Spurriergate Centre (T), 6, 8-2-14 (438 kg) in A. Former church of S Michael, Spurriergate. Sun (term only) 18:45. SE602516
4812.4 SSE York, North Yorkshire, All Saints, Pavement (GF), 3 U/R, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F♯. Unringable. SE604517
4912.4 SSE York, North Yorkshire, York St Mary's (visual art venue) (GF), 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Former church of S Mary, Castlegate; building owned by York Museums Trust; unringable. SE604516
5012.5 WSW Farnham, North Yorkshire, S Oswald (GF;T), 3, 4¾ cwt (~240 kg) in C♯. Ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1-3 of 5. [website] SE348605