Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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5112.5 W Chorley, Lancashire, S Laurence (T), 8, 12-2-14 (641 kg) in F♯. Thu. SD582177
5212.6 W Chorley, Lancashire, S Mary (RC), 8, 17-3-12 (907 kg) in E. Wed. SD582175
5312.6 W Whittle le Woods, Lancashire, S John Ev, 8, 21-1-23 (1090 kg) in E♭. Mon 18:30. SD578215
5412.9 S Worsley, Greater Manchester, S Mark (T), 10, 24-0-7 (1222 kg) in D. Tue. SD745006
5513.2 N Clitheroe, Lancashire, S Mary Magd (S), 8, 18-0-18 (923 kg) in E. PN rotates: Bolton by Bowland; Clitheroe; Waddington. Mon (on a rota basis). SD744420
5613.2 WNW Higher Walton, Lancashire, All Saints, 8, 16-1-11 (831 kg) in E. Fri. SD578273
5713.2 WNW Samlesbury, Lancashire, S Leonard Less, 8, 19-1-10 (982 kg) in F. Fri. SD589303
5813.3 SSW Tyldesley, Greater Manchester, S George (T), 8, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in G. One bell (or more) from ring unringable: treble and 2nd. SD688019
5913.3 ENE Heptonstall, West Yorkshire, S Thomas Ap (T), 8, 18-1-3 (929 kg) in E. Tue. [website] SD986280
6013.4 SE Oldham, Greater Manchester, S Mary (T), 12, 35-0-4 (1780 kg) in D♭. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. SD927051
6113.5 SE Oldham, Greater Manchester, S Thomas, Moorside, 8, 11-1-12 (577 kg) in F♯. Mon. SD950075
6213.5 NNE Colne, Lancashire, S Bartholomew, 8, 16-0-2 (814 kg) in F. Wed (alt). SD888401
6313.6 S Salford, Greater Manchester, S Thomas, Pendleton, 8, 18-0-10 (919 kg) in E. SJ811995
6414 S Eccles, Greater Manchester, S Mary V, 8, 19-3-13 (1009 kg) in E♭. Thu. SJ778986
6514.1 WNW Bamber Bridge, Lancashire, S Mary, Brownedge (RC) (T), 8, 14-3-24 (760 kg) in F♯. SD560261
6614.3 WNW Walton le Dale, Lancashire, S Leonard (T), 8, 15-2-11 (792 kg) in F. SD561281
6714.3 SSE Salford, Greater Manchester, Sacred Trinity (T), 8, 11-2-17 (592 kg) in G. Tue 19:00. [website] SJ834987
6814.3 N Downham, Lancashire, S Leonard, 5, 12-3-0 (648 kg) in G. SD784443
6914.4 SSE Manchester, Greater Manchester, Cath & Parish Ch of S Mary, S Denys, & S George, 10, 27-3-6 (1412 kg) in D. Wed (not always: check). SJ838987
7014.4 WSW Coppull, Lancashire, S John, 6, 16-0-13 (819 kg) in E. SD560142
7114.4 NNW Waddington, Lancashire, S Helen (GF), 6, 7-3-16 (401 kg) in A. PN rotates: Bolton by Bowland; Clitheroe; Waddington. Mon (on a rota basis). SD728438
7214.6 ENE Mytholmroyd, West Yorkshire, S Michael (T), 8, 14-1-0 (724 kg) in F♯. County books / pNBR info discrepant. [website] SE013259
7314.7 SW Hindley, Greater Manchester, S Peter, 8, 13-1-21 (683 kg) in F. Wed. SD615042
7414.8 SSE Manchester, Greater Manchester, Town Hall (T), 12, 42-2-25 (2170 kg) in B. Also hung for ringing: 2♯; the ringing bells form part of a 23-bell chime; ringing prohibited. SJ838980
7514.8 SE Leesfield, Greater Manchester, S Thomas, 8, 14-0-8 (715 kg) in F♯. SD952044
7614.9 W Leyland, Lancashire, S Andrew, 10, 22-2-16 (1150 kg) in E♭. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Thu. SD540215
7715.1 SSW Leigh, Greater Manchester, S Mary V (T), 8, 16-0-10 (817 kg) in D. SD656003
7815.2 WSW Standish, Greater Manchester, S Wilfrid, 8, 12-0-23 (620 kg) in G. Tue. [website] SD563102
7915.7 SW Wigan, Greater Manchester, All Saints, 10, 29-1-8 (1490 kg) in C♯. Mon. SD581056
8015.7 WNW Preston, Lancashire, Minster Ch of S John Ev (T), 12, 17-1-10 (881 kg) in F. Tue. SD541293
8116.1 E Ripponden, West Yorkshire, S Bartholomew, 8, 9-3-20 (504 kg) in A♭. SE041197
8216.2 E Sowerby, West Yorkshire, S Peter (T), 8, 15-3-26 (812 kg) in F. County books / pNBR info discrepant. SE042232
8316.3 SW Wigan, Greater Manchester, S James, Poolstock, 8, 25-2-21 (1305 kg) in D. Tue. SD578045
8416.4 SE Friezland, Greater Manchester, Christ Church, 6, 13-3-23 (709 kg) in E♭. SD984043
8516.4 W Leyland, Lancashire, S James, Moss Side (T), 6, 9-1-19 (479 kg) in F♯. Wed 20:00. SD517217
8616.5 SE Mossley, Greater Manchester, S John Bapt, Roughtown (T), 6 U/R, 11-0-22 (569 kg) in G. Unringable. SD976029
8716.5 SE Mossley, Greater Manchester, S George, 8, 12-1-14 (629 kg) in F♯. Wed. SD968022
8816.6 W Eccleston, Lancashire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 11-0-7 (562 kg) in A. Tue. SD516178
8916.7 WNW Penwortham, Lancashire, S Mary (T), 8, 8-2-6 (435 kg) in A. Thu. SD523290
9016.7 ESE Saddleworth, Greater Manchester, S Chad, 8, 10-1-6 (523 kg) in G. SE007064
9116.8 SSE Ashton under Lyne, Greater Manchester, S Peter, 8, 18-3-11 (958 kg) in E. SJ930985
9216.8 S Stretford, Greater Manchester, S Matthew (T), 8, 11-1-23 (582 kg) in G. Mon (with exceptions). SJ794941
9316.9 NW Goosnargh, Lancashire, S Mary V, 6, 7-2-13 (387 kg) in A. Tue. SD559369
9416.9 NW Chipping, Lancashire, S Bartholomew (GF;T), 6, 8-0-23 (417 kg) in A. Thu. SD622433
9517 SE Ashton under Lyne, Greater Manchester, S Michael & All Angels, 12, 25-2-25 (1307 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 2♯; only limited ringing allowed. [website] SJ941989
9617 SSE Manchester, Greater Manchester, Brookfield Unitarian Church, Gorton, 8, 13-2-0 (686 kg) in F♯. Fri (1st). SJ889959
9717 S Flixton, Greater Manchester, S Michael, 8, 13-3-1 (699 kg) in F. Tue. SJ747939
9817.4 N Gisburn, Lancashire, S Mary V (T), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Wed. SD829488
9917.4 ESE Marsden, West Yorkshire, S Bartholomew (T), 10, 26-2-7 (1349 kg) in D. Mon. SE046116
10017.5 SSE Manchester, Greater Manchester, Holy Innocents, Fallowfield (T), 8, 13-2-19 (694 kg) in F. Mon 20:00. SJ855940