Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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2001124.5 SSE King's Norton, Leicestershire, S John Bapt, 8, 18-3-12 (958 kg) in E♭. SK688005
2002124.5 SE Horbling, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 9-1-17 (478 kg) in B♭. Rung from chancel. TF118351
2003124.6 WNW Greyabbey, Down, Northern Ireland, S Saviour (T), 6, 2-3-12 (145 kg) in E. Wed. J583681
2004124.6 SE Swayfield, Lincolnshire, S Nicholas, 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. SK993226
2005124.7 ESE Mavis Enderby, Lincolnshire, S Michael, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable. TF363665
2006124.7 SSE Keresley, West Midlands, S Thomas (T), 6, 3-3-10 (195 kg) in D. Tue. [website] SP316825
2007124.8 SSE Great Glen, Leicestershire, S Cuthbert (GF), 8, 9-0-26 (469 kg) in A♭. SP652977
2008124.8 SE Billingborough, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 8, 7-3-11 (399 kg) in A♭. TF117342
2009124.9 ESE Langton by Partney, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 8-3-23 (455 kg) in G. Rung from porch. [website] TF389704
2010124.9 ESE Sausthorpe, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. TF382691
2011124.9 S Rock, Worcestershire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 12-3-26 (660 kg) in F. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). [website] SO731711
2012124.9 SE Sempringham, Lincolnshire, Abbey Ch of S Andrew, 6, 7-0-23 (366 kg) in G♯. No mains electricity. TF106328
2013125 S Stowe, Shropshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in F. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,2,4 of 5. SO310737
2014125.1 SSE Skeffington, Leicestershire, S Thomas a Becket, 5, 7-2-2 (382 kg) in A♭. SK741026
2015125.1 SE Aslackby, Lincolnshire, S James (GF;T), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; not well in tune. TF085303
2016125.1 ESE Raithby, Lincolnshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. TF373670
2017125.2 NNW Colinton, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, S Cuthbert, 3, 3 cwt (~150 kg) in F. NT217690
2018125.2 S Areley Kings, Worcestershire, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 8-1-3 (420 kg) in B♭. Thu 18:45. [website] SO802710
2019125.3 SE Cottesmore, Rutland, S Nicholas (T), 6, 14-0-3 (713 kg) in F. SK902136
2020125.3 SSE Berkswell, West Midlands, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 16-2-7 (841 kg) in F. Fri. [website] SP243791
2021125.4 SSE Barston, West Midlands, S Swithin (GF), 6, 5-2-3 (281 kg) in C. Thu (2nd) 18:30. [website] SP207780
2022125.4 N Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland, S Mary, 8, 11-1-20 (581 kg) in F♯. Fri. [website] NT519736
2023125.4 SSE Leire, Leicestershire, S Peter (T), 6, 6-3-14 (349 kg) in A. Thu 19:00. SP525900
2024125.4 SSE Willoughby Waterleys, Leicestershire, S Mary V, 5, 6-1-24 (328 kg) in B♭. Mon. SP575924
2025125.5 SSE Wistow, Leicestershire, S Wistan (GF), 6, 6-0-18 (313 kg) in C. SP643959
2026125.5 SSE Foleshill, West Midlands, S Laurence, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Derelict; unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,1,3 of 4. [website] SP353825
2027125.5 S Hartlebury, Worcestershire, S James (T), 8, 17-2-22 (899 kg) in E♭. [website] SO840708
2028125.5 SSE Allesley, West Midlands, All Saints (T), 8, 12-0-0 (610 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] SP301806
2029125.6 SSE Shilton, Warwickshire, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 6-3-20 (352 kg) in B♭. Fri. [website] SP403843
2030125.6 SE Greetham, Rutland, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 10-1-5 (523 kg) in A♭. SK924146
2031125.7 SSE Illston on the Hill, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 8-2-11 (437 kg) in A♭. SP706993
2032125.7 SSE Knowle, West Midlands, S John Bapt, S Lawrence, & S Anne, 8, 9-3-7 (498 kg) in G. Mon. [website] SP182767
2033125.8 SSE Dunton Bassett, Leicestershire, All Saints (T), 3, 7-3-23 (404 kg) in G. SP547904
2034125.8 SE Swinstead, Lincolnshire, S Mary (GF), 4, 8-2-3 (433 kg) in G♯. TF018224
2035125.8 S Richards Castle, Herefordshire, S Bartholomew (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Anticlockwise; detached tower; county books / pNBR info discrepant. SO484702
2036125.8 SSE Claybrooke, Leicestershire, S Peter (T), 8, 13-3-10 (703 kg) in E♭. Wed 20:00. SP496879
2037125.8 ESE West Keal, Lincolnshire, S Helen (GF), 6, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in F. TF367637
2038125.9 SE Kirkby Underwood, Lincolnshire, S Mary & All Saints (GF), 4, 4-1-4 (218 kg) in C♯. TF069270
2039125.9 SSE Ansty, Warwickshire, S James, 4 U/R, 4¾ cwt (~240 kg) in D. Unringable. [website] SP399836
2040125.9 SSE Salter Street, West Midlands, S Patrick, 5, 8-0-21 (416 kg) in A. [website] SP122748
2041126 SSE Peatling Magna, Leicestershire, All Saints, 4, 13-0-0 (660 kg) in F. SP594924
2042126 S Knighton, Powys, Wales, S Edward, 8, 9-3-26 (507 kg) in A♭. PN shared: Knighton; Presteigne. Thu (1st). SO287724
2043126 SE Oakham, Rutland, All Saints, 8, 24-2-9 (1249 kg) in E♭. Tue. SK860089
2044126.1 ESE Hundleby, Lincolnshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G. Tuning: 2,3,5 of 8. TF389665
2045126.2 S Alvechurch, Worcestershire, S Lawrence (T), 8, 12-0-1 (610 kg) in G. Tue. SP026724
2046126.2 SSE Ashby Magna, Leicestershire, S Mary (GF), 3, 7-2-10 (386 kg) in B♭. SP563904
2047126.2 SSE Ashby Parva, Leicestershire, S Peter (GF), 3, 4-3-26 (253 kg) in B. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SP525886
2048126.2 SE Braunston, Rutland, All Saints (GF), 6, 10-0-25 (519 kg) in G. Wed (alt). SK832065
2049126.3 S Eastham, Worcestershire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 4, 7-1-17 (376 kg) in A. [website] SO656687
2050126.3 SSE Carlton Curlieu, Leicestershire, S Mary V, 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg). Unringable. SP693972