Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10.1 Up Holland, Lancashire, S Thomas M (T), 6, 8¾ cwt (~440 kg) in G♯. Mon 19:00. SD522051
23.5 E Wigan, Greater Manchester, S James, Poolstock, 8, 25-2-21 (1305 kg) in D. Tue. SD578045
33.7 NNW Parbold, Lancashire, Christ Church, Douglas (GF;T), 8, 11-3-24 (608 kg) in F♯. Thu. SD502107
43.7 E Wigan, Greater Manchester, All Saints, 10, 29-1-8 (1490 kg) in C♯. Mon. SD581056
53.8 SW Rainford, Merseyside, All Saints, 8, 13-2-7 (689 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] SD478006
64.1 NE Standish, Greater Manchester, S Wilfrid, 8, 12-0-23 (620 kg) in G. Tue. [website] SD563102
75.5 WNW Westhead, Lancashire, S James, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SD436071
85.8 E Hindley, Greater Manchester, S Peter, 8, 13-1-21 (683 kg) in F. Wed. SD615042
96.1 NNE Coppull, Lancashire, S John, 6, 16-0-13 (819 kg) in E. SD560142
106.1 S St Helens, Merseyside, S Thomas, Eccleston, 8, 9-0-7 (460 kg) in F♯. SJ506953
116.1 S St Helens, Merseyside, S Helen, 10, 22-2-25 (1154 kg) in C♯. SJ513952
126.8 NE Blackrod, Greater Manchester, S Katharine, 6, 9-3-26 (507 kg) in G. Tue 19:00. SD613110
137.1 WNW Ormskirk, Lancashire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 21-1-26 (1091 kg) in E♭. Tue. SD412084
147.3 NE Adlington, Lancashire, S Paul (T), 8, 13-1-4 (675 kg) in F. Thu. SD603134
157.3 SE Newton le Willows, Merseyside, S Peter (T), 10, 24-2-5 (1247 kg) in E♭. Thu. SJ592956
167.6 W Aughton, Lancashire, Christ Church (T), 8, 14-0-12 (717 kg) in F. Mon. SD401072
177.9 N Eccleston, Lancashire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 11-0-7 (562 kg) in A. Tue. SD516178
188.1 W Aughton, Lancashire, S Michael (GF;T), 6, 5-2-2 (280 kg) in C♯. Rung from aisle : north. Mon (exc 1st). SD391054
198.1 E Westhoughton, Greater Manchester, S Bartholomew, 8, 14-1-2 (725 kg) in F♯. Detached tower. Tue. SD652059
208.5 SSW Prescot, Merseyside, S Mary, 8, 13-1-13 (679 kg) in E. Mon 20:00. SJ465927
218.5 NNW Croston, Lancashire, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 8, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in F. Mon. SD489183
228.6 ENE Horwich, Greater Manchester, Holy Trinity, 8, 12-3-13 (654 kg) in G. Thu. SD644115
238.6 NNE Chorley, Lancashire, S Mary (RC), 8, 17-3-12 (907 kg) in E. Wed. SD582175
248.7 NNE Chorley, Lancashire, S Laurence (T), 8, 12-2-14 (641 kg) in F♯. Thu. SD582177
258.8 S Rainhill, Merseyside, S Ann, 6, 1-3-16 (96 kg) in G. Wed. SJ493912
268.8 ESE Leigh, Greater Manchester, S Mary V (T), 8, 16-0-10 (817 kg) in D. SD656003
279.1 SE Winwick, Cheshire, S Oswald (GF), 6, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in F. Anticlockwise. SJ603928
289.2 S Rainhill, Merseyside, S Bartholomew (RC), 6, 2-2-6 (130 kg) in F. Tue. SJ502903
299.9 WNW Halsall, Lancashire, S Cuthbert, 6, 10-3-19 (555 kg) in A. SD370102
3010 SSW Huyton, Merseyside, S Michael (GF;T), 6, 14-3-20 (758 kg) in E♭. SJ442911
3110.3 N Leyland, Lancashire, S Andrew, 10, 22-2-16 (1150 kg) in E♭. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Thu. SD540215
3210.3 N Leyland, Lancashire, S James, Moss Side (T), 6, 9-1-19 (479 kg) in F♯. Wed 20:00. SD517217
3310.5 E Tyldesley, Greater Manchester, S George (T), 8, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in G. One bell (or more) from ring unringable: treble and 2nd. SD688019
3410.5 NNW Tarleton, Lancashire, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 13-1-14 (679 kg) in F♯. Thu. SD451204
3510.5 WSW Sefton, Merseyside, S Helen (GF), 8, 11-2-11 (589 kg) in F. Wed (with exceptions). SD356012
3610.7 SE Culcheth (Newchurch), Cheshire, dedication unknown (T), 8, 12-0-14 (616 kg) in F♯. Mon. SJ661949
3710.8 E Bolton, Greater Manchester, S Mary V, Deane (T), 8, 12-1-18 (630 kg) in F♯. Wed. SD693081
3810.8 S Farnworth, Cheshire, S Luke (GF), 6, 10-0-7 (511 kg) in A. SJ516877
3910.8 NNE Whittle le Woods, Lancashire, S John Ev, 8, 21-1-23 (1090 kg) in E♭. Mon 18:30. SD578215
4011.1 SW Liverpool, Merseyside, S Thomas (Indian Orth), West Derby (T), 6, 12-0-13 (616 kg) in F. Former church of S James (Anglican) (until 2019); bells owned by Liverpool Diocese. SJ393927
4111.1 ENE Bolton, Greater Manchester, S Peter, Halliwell or Smithills, 8, 14-3-12 (755 kg) in E. Tue 19:00. SD692106
4211.7 SW Liverpool, Merseyside, S John Bapt, Tuebrook (T), 8, 16-2-15 (845 kg) in E. Tue. SJ382923
4312 WSW Liverpool, Merseyside, S Mary, Walton on the Hill (T), 8, 9-1-25 (481 kg) in A♭. Mon. SJ358948
4412 SSW Liverpool, Merseyside, All Saints, Childwall, 6, 12-3-6 (650 kg) in G. Tue. SJ414890
4512.4 ENE Bolton, Greater Manchester, All Souls (T), 8, 23-2-23 (1204 kg) in E. ART Teaching Centre: Bolton All Souls. SD713108
4612.4 S Ditton, Cheshire, S Michael (RC), 6 U/R, 14½ cwt (~740 kg) in F. Unringable. SJ494853
4712.4 WSW Bootle, Merseyside, Christ Church (T), 8, 8-1-12 (425 kg) in A. SJ348951
4812.6 ENE Bolton, Greater Manchester, S Peter, 12, 19-2-10 (995 kg) in E. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Fri 19:00. SD720092
4912.6 SSW Halewood, Merseyside, S Nicholas, 6, 6-0-1 (305 kg) in B. Vallotti temperament tuning. Wed 20:00. SJ449861
5012.8 NNE Brindle, Lancashire, S James, 6, 12-2-17 (643 kg) in F♯. Mon 20:00. SD599242