Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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6501221.5 S Broadhempston, Devon, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F. Tuning: 1♯,2-6 of 6. Mon. SX801662
6502221.7 SSE Steyning, West Sussex, S Andrew & S Cuthman, 8, 12-1-16 (630 kg) in F♯. Thu. TQ178114
6503221.7 SSE Clapham, West Sussex, S Mary V (GF), 3, 3-3-12 (196 kg) in D. Ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; three-quarter wheels; tuning: 1,2♭,3 of 3. TQ095066
6504221.7 S Torquay, Devon, S Mary Magd, Upton, 8, 14-2-12 (742 kg) in F. Thu. SX913643
6505221.8 S Torquay, Devon, The Apostle Andrew (Gk Orth), Tor Mohun, 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Former church of S Saviour (Anglican) (until 1981); bells owned by Exeter Diocese; One bell (or more) from ring unringable: tenor. SX909643
6506221.8 SE Minster (Sheppey), Kent, S Mary & S Sexburga (T), 6, 10-2-0 (533 kg) in G. Fri 19:00. [website] TQ955729
6507221.9 S Buckfastleigh, Devon, Ruined ch of Holy Trinity, 8, 15-2-21 (797 kg) in F. Ringing temporarily suspended. SX742665
6508222 SE Burgess Hill, West Sussex, S John Ev (T), 8, 14-2-26 (748 kg) in F♯. Mon. TQ311192
6509222 SE Thurnham, Kent, S Mary V (GF;T), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. [website] TQ803576
6510222 SE Stockbury, Kent, S Mary Magd, 5, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Access to ringing room by two independent routes. [website] TQ846616
6511222 SE Wivelsfield, East Sussex, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in B♭. Thu 20:00. TQ338207
6512222.1 SE Tunbridge Wells, Kent, S Peter (T), 8, 14-0-3 (713 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] TQ593392
6513222.1 SSE Angmering, West Sussex, S Margaret, 6, 13¾ cwt (~700 kg) in F. Thu (2nd, 4th, 5th). TQ067043
6514222.2 SE Bobbing, Kent, S Bartholomew (GF), 6, 8-2-21 (441 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken. Tue. [website] TQ888651
6515222.3 S Torquay, Devon, S George & S Mary, Cockington, 6, 8-2-9 (436 kg) in A♭. Thu. SX890637
6516222.3 SE Hunton, Kent, S Mary (GF), 6, 11-2-5 (586 kg) in G. [website] TQ724497
6517222.3 SSE Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, Holy Trinity (S;T), 8, 12-3-6 (650 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] TQ279165
6518222.3 SSW Walkhampton, Devon, S Mary V, 6, 7-3-12 (399 kg) in G. SX536701
6519222.3 SSE Upper Beeding, West Sussex, S Peter, 6, 7-2-27 (393 kg) in B♭. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Fri (confirm first). TQ192111
6520222.5 SSW Stoke Climsland, Cornwall, All Saints (GF;T), 8, 14-0-23 (722 kg) in F. Thu. SX360743
6521222.6 SE Loose, Kent, All Saints (GF;T), 3, 8-3-21 (454 kg) in A. Anticlockwise. [website] TQ757520
6522222.6 S Marldon, Devon, S John Bapt, 6, 15-3-0 (800 kg) in F. Wed. SX866635
6523222.8 SSW North Hill, Cornwall, S Torney (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in F♯. Ringing currently not permitted. SX271766
6524222.8 SE Bearsted, Kent, Holy Cross (T), 6, 11-0-17 (567 kg) in G. Tue. [website] TQ800555
6525222.9 SSE Shanklin, Isle of Wight, S Saviour on the Cliff (S;T), 8, 18-0-14 (921 kg) in E. Also hung for ringing: sanctus bell. Wed 18:30. [website] SZ584813
6526222.9 SE Borden, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 22 cwt (~1120 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] TQ882629
6527223 SE Otham, Kent, S Nicholas (T), 6, 7-1-3 (370 kg) in A. [website] TQ789540
6528223 SE Milton Regis, Kent, Holy Trinity (S), 8, 9-2-24 (494 kg) in G. Thu (1st: check). [website] TQ908654
6529223 S Staverton, Devon, S Paul de Leon, 6, 19-2-14 (997 kg) in E♭. SX793639
6530223.1 SSE Chale, Isle of Wight, S Andrew (GF), 6, 8¼ cwt (~420 kg) in B. Thu. [website] SZ483775
6531223.1 SSW Lanteglos by Camelford, Cornwall, S Julitta (GF), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. SX088823
6532223.2 SSW Advent, Cornwall, S Adwena (GF), 6, 3-2-24 (189 kg) in C♯. SX104816
6533223.3 SE Linton, Kent, S Nicholas, 8, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F. Wed. [website] TQ754501
6534223.5 SE Fairwarp, East Sussex, Christ Church (T), 8, 15-2-0 (787 kg) in F♯. Thu 20:00. TQ466267
6535223.5 SSW Sheepstor, Devon, S Leonard (GF), 6, 6-2-19 (339 kg) in A. SX560676
6536223.7 S Littlehempston, Devon, S John Bapt (T), 5, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G. Tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 6. SX812626
6537223.7 SSE Whitwell, Isle of Wight, S Mary V & S Rhadegunde (GF), 6, 6-1-18 (326 kg) in B♭. [website] SZ521777
6538223.7 SE Frant, East Sussex, S Alban, 6, 8-0-12 (412 kg) in A. Tue (by arrangement) 20:00. TQ590356
6539223.7 SSW Linkinhorne, Cornwall, S Mellor, 6, 10-1-8 (524 kg) in F♯. Tue. SX319735
6540223.8 SE Fletching, East Sussex, S Mary & S Andrew (GF), 8, 10-0-9 (512 kg) in G♯. Fri 20:00. TQ428234
6541223.8 SE Sittingbourne, Kent, S Michael, 8, 19-0-6 (968 kg) in E. Mon. [website] TQ909636
6542223.9 SE Bicknor, Kent, S James (GF), 4 U/R, 2 cwt (~100 kg) in G. 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; No mains electricity; tuning: (approx) 1,3-5 of 5 but hums are in tune. [website] TQ860588
6543223.9 S Dartington, Devon, S Mary (GF), 6, 17 cwt (~860 kg) in F. SX785626
6544223.9 S Dean Prior, Devon, S George M, 6, 11-2-24 (595 kg) in F♯. SX730635
6545224 SSE Niton, Isle of Wight, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G♯. Thu. [website] SZ505767
6546224 SE Eastchurch, Kent, All Saints, 6, 10-0-7 (511 kg) in G. Sat (with exceptions) 09:30. [website] TQ988714
6547224 SE Tunstall, Kent, S John Bapt (GF;T), 8, 10-1-8 (524 kg) in G. Fri. [website] TQ895619
6548224 SE Bredgar, Kent, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 9-2-6 (485 kg) in G. Tue. [website] TQ879603
6549224 SSW Meavy, Devon, S Peter, 6, 7-2-21 (391 kg) in G. Thu. SX540672
6550224.1 SSW Buckland Monachorum, Devon, S Andrew (T), 8, 15-3-5 (802 kg) in E. Tue. SX490683