Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Great Urswick, Cumbria, S Mary V & S Michael, 6, 8-2-19 (440 kg) in A. Tue. SD268741
22.7 W Dalton in Furness, Cumbria, S Mary, 10, 21-2-25 (1104 kg) in D. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Tue. SD225738
33.1 NNE Ulverston, Cumbria, S Mary V (T), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Mon. SD288786
45.3 WSW Barrow in Furness, Cumbria, S James Gt (S;T), 8, 12-0-24 (621 kg) in F. Wed. [website] SD194699
55.4 NNW Kirkby Ireleth, Cumbria, S Cuthbert, 8, 7-1-10 (373 kg) in A♭. Thu. SD233821
66.1 ENE Flookburgh, Cumbria, S John Bapt, 8, 16-3-21 (860 kg) in F. Fri. SD365760
77 WNW Millom, Cumbria, S George (T), 6, 13-1-9 (677 kg) in F. Wed 15:00. SD171799
87.5 ENE Cartmel, Cumbria, Priory Ch of S Mary V, 6, 11-1-24 (582 kg) in G. Also original back 4 making an alternative 6, tenor 15cwt in G. Fri (2nd, 4th). [website] SD379787
97.5 N 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
109 NNW Broughton in Furness, Cumbria, S Mary Magd (T), 12, 12-1-2 (623 kg) in F♯. Tue. SD209873
1112.1 E Silverdale, Lancashire, S John (T), 6, 12-0-16 (617 kg) in G. Mon. SD463754
1212.2 ESE Morecambe, Lancashire, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 10-0-25 (519 kg) in G. Fri (exc 1st). SD439646
1313.9 ESE Bolton le Sands, Lancashire, Holy Trinity (T), 3, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. SD483677
1414.3 E Warton, Lancashire, S Oswald or Holy Trinity, 3 U/R, 15 cwt (~760 kg). Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SD498723
1514.5 ENE Beetham, Cumbria, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 6, 9-3-0 (495 kg) in G. Mon. [website] SD496795
1614.8 ESE Lancaster, Lancashire, Priory Ch of S Mary, 10, 30-2-2 (1550 kg) in D♭. Tue. SD473619
1715 ENE Milnthorpe, Cumbria, S Thomas (T), 6, 11-0-14 (565 kg) in G. Thu 20:00. SD498815
1815.2 ENE Heversham, Cumbria, S Peter, 6, 13-1-15 (680 kg) in F. Fri. SD495833
1915.2 NE Crosthwaite, Cumbria, S Mary, 6, 9-3-21 (505 kg) in G. SD445911
2015.3 ESE Lancaster, Lancashire, Cath Ch of S Peter (RC), 10, 19-0-21 (975 kg) in E. Mon. SD480615
2115.7 NNE Hawkshead, Cumbria, S Michael, 8, 7-3-1 (394 kg) in G♯. Mon (not always: check). SD351980
2216 E Over Kellet, Lancashire, S Cuthbert (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 2,2♭,3 of 3. SD522695
2316.3 E Burton in Kendal, Cumbria, S James (T), 6, 11-0-17 (567 kg) in G. Tue. SD530769
2416.4 NNE Bowness on Windermere, Cumbria, S Martin, 8, 11-2-14 (591 kg) in A. Fri. SD402968
2517.4 SE Thurnham, Lancashire, S Thomas & S Elizabeth (RC), 5 U/R, 7-2-6 (384 kg) in A. Unringable. SD465543
2617.9 SSE Pilling, Lancashire, S John Bapt (T), 6, 14-3-7 (753 kg) in F. Mon (alt) 19:00. SD402486
2718.3 SE Cockerham, Lancashire, S Michael, 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. SD462518
2818.7 NE Ings, Cumbria, S Anne, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Unringable. SD446986
2919 NNE Brathay, Cumbria, Holy Trinity (T), 6, 6-3-26 (355 kg) in A. NY362032
3019 NE Kendal, Cumbria, Holy Trinity, 10, 23-3-20 (1216 kg) in D♭. Wed. SD516921
3119.7 NW Irton, Cumbria, S Paul (GF), 8, 16-1-25 (837 kg) in E. Mon (with exceptions). [website] NY091004
3219.7 N Langdale, Cumbria, Holy Trinity, 6, 8-3-6 (447 kg) in F♯. Wed 18:00. NY320054
3319.8 NNE Ambleside, Cumbria, S Mary, 8, 32-2-2 (1652 kg) in D♭. Mon. [website] NY374043
3419.9 E Hornby, Lancashire, S Margaret, 8, 10-1-7 (524 kg) in G. Thu. SD584685
3520.5 E Melling, Lancashire, S Wilfrid, 6, 9¾ cwt (~500 kg) in A♭. SD598711
3620.6 E Whittington, Lancashire, S Michael Archangel (GF), 6, 13-1-21 (683 kg) in G. Tue. SD599762
3721 N Grasmere, Cumbria, S Oswald (GF), 3, 13-0-15 (667 kg) in A♭. Tuning: 1,2♭,3 of 3. NY337073
3821.1 S Bispham, Lancashire, All Hallows, 8, 10-0-7 (511 kg) in G. SD318405
3921.1 E Tatham, Lancashire, S James Less (GF), 3, 9-1-21 (479 kg) in B. Wed. SD605694
4021.4 E Tunstall, Lancashire, S John Bapt (GF), 3, 15-2-17 (795 kg) in F♯. SD614739
4121.4 E Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria, S Mary V (T), 6, 12-1-23 (633 kg) in F♯. SD611788
4221.5 SE Scorton, Lancashire, S Peter (T), 8, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E. SD502486
4322.1 SSE Poulton le Fylde, Lancashire, S Chad (GF), 8, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in B♭. Fri. SD348394
4422.3 E Casterton, Cumbria, Holy Trinity (GF), 3 U/R, 5-0-3 (255 kg) in D. The ringing bells form part of a 6-bell chime; unringable. SD624796
4523 ENE Barbon, Cumbria, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 7-1-25 (380 kg) in A. Thu 17:30. SD630824
4623.3 E Leck, Lancashire, S Peter (GF), 5, 12-1-15 (629 kg) in G. SD643765
4723.4 SSE Singleton, Lancashire, S Anne, 6, 6-1-21 (327 kg) in B♭. SD385383
4823.5 E Low Bentham, North Yorkshire, S John Bapt, 6, 19-1-23 (988 kg) in F. SD644692
4923.5 SE Garstang, Lancashire, S Helen, Churchtown (GF), 6, 12-1-17 (630 kg) in G. SD481428
5023.6 S Blackpool, Lancashire, Sacred Heart (RC), 8 U/R, 13-1-24 (684 kg) in F. Unringable. SD306364