Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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165180.3 SSW Eaton under Heywood, Shropshire, S Edith (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Ropes fall in a straight line. SO499900
165280.3 S Birmingham, West Midlands, S Bartholomew, Edgbaston (GF), 8, 10-0-14 (514 kg) in G. ART Teaching Centre: Birmingham School of Bell Ringing. Wed (term only). SP057847
165380.4 SE Ashby Folville, Leicestershire, S Mary (GF), 8, 12-1-2 (623 kg) in G. SK706119
165480.4 ESE Ashby de la Launde, Lincolnshire, S Hybald (GF), 5 U/R, 7-1-16 (376 kg) in A. Unringable. TF055547
165580.5 SE Humberstone, Leicestershire, S Mary, 6, 19-3-24 (1014 kg) in F. SK626059
165680.5 E Stallingborough, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul, 4, 6-2-20 (339 kg) in A. TA194118
165780.5 ESE Bardney, Lincolnshire, S Laurence, 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G. TF119693
165880.5 SE Stroxton, Lincolnshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 7-1-13 (374 kg) in B. SK902310
165980.6 S Halesowen, West Midlands, S John Bapt, 8, 16-2-18 (846 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] SO966835
166080.6 ENE Beeford, East Riding of Yorkshire, S Leonard (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg). Unringable. TA128543
166180.6 ESE Sixhills, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. TF170871
166280.6 SE Freeby, Leicestershire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 4-2-19 (237 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tower unsafe; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK803201
166380.6 SE Beeby, Leicestershire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Unringable; truncated spire. SK664083
166480.6 SE Great Dalby, Leicestershire, S Swithun (GF), 5, 9-1-17 (478 kg) in A♭. SK742144
166580.6 S Birmingham, West Midlands, S Peter, Harborne (T), 8, 12-3-24 (659 kg) in F♯. ART Teaching Centre: Birmingham School of Bell Ringing. Mon. [website] SP028839
166680.6 SE South Croxton, Leicestershire, S John Bapt, 4 U/R, 8-1-19 (428 kg) in A. One or more bells not hung; unringable. SK691103
166780.7 E Hedon, East Riding of Yorkshire, S Augustine (T), 8, 17-1-19 (885 kg) in E. Mon (alt). TA188287
166880.7 E Irby upon Humber, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg). Unringable. TA195049
166980.7 S Stourbridge, West Midlands, S Mary, Old Swinford (T), 8, 10-3-12 (552 kg) in F♯. [website] SO907831
167080.8 SW Castle Caereinion, Powys, Wales, S Garmon, 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in D. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,3,4 of 6. SJ163054
167180.8 S Kinver, Staffordshire, S Peter (T), 8, 12-2-24 (646 kg) in F♯. Wed (alt). [website] SO846830
167280.8 ESE Langton by Wragby, Lincolnshire, S Giles, 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in A. Derelict; unringable; not well in tune. TF149768
167380.8 SSE Nuneaton, Warwickshire, S Nicolas, 8, 14-1-5 (726 kg) in E. [website] SP365916
167480.9 SE Sproxton, Leicestershire, S Bartholomew (GF), 8, 8-2-15 (439 kg) in A. PN shared: Branston; Croxton Kerrial; Harston; Saltby; Sproxton. Mon (check with contact). SK856249
167581 SSW Forden, Powys, Wales, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 9-3-23 (506 kg) in G. SJ227011
167681 SSE Astley, Warwickshire, S Mary V, 5, 8-2-9 (436 kg) in F♯. Tuning: 1-5 of 6. [website] SP310894
167781 SSE Enderby, Leicestershire, S John Bapt, 8, 11-2-15 (591 kg) in G. SP537994
167881 NE Skelton in Cleveland, North Yorkshire, All Saints, 8, 23-0-16 (1176 kg) in E♭. Wed 19:00. NZ660189
167981.1 SSW Tugford, Shropshire, S Catherine (GF), 6, 6-0-22 (315 kg) in A. SO557870
168081.1 SSE Hinckley, Leicestershire, Assumption of SMV, 8, 22-0-6 (1120 kg) in D. Mon (exc Bank Hols). SP427938
168181.1 ESE North Rauceby, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 5, 13-2-21 (695 kg) in F. TF021464
168281.1 ESE East Barkwith, Lincolnshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. TF165814
168381.2 S Birmingham, West Midlands, S Anne, Moseley (T), 6, 7-0-5 (358 kg) in B♭. Tue 19:00. [website] SP074836
168481.2 S Highley, Shropshire, S Mary, 6 U/R, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F♯. Unringable; tower unsafe. SO741832
168581.2 SSE Leicester, Leicestershire, S Andrew, Aylestone (T), 8, 15-3-21 (810 kg) in F. Wed. SK571010
168681.3 SSW Munslow, Shropshire, S Michael, 4 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1♭,2-4 of 5. SO521877
168781.3 SSW Chirbury, Shropshire, S Michael, 6, 11-3-26 (609 kg) in G. SO261985
168881.3 SSE Nuneaton, Warwickshire, All Saints, Chilvers Coton, 10, 13-1-24 (684 kg) in F♯. [website] SP363907
168981.3 SSE Birmingham, West Midlands, S Giles, Sheldon, 8, 8-1-8 (423 kg) in A♭. SP151846
169081.4 SE Scraptoft, Leicestershire, All Saints (T), 6, 5-1-16 (274 kg) in B♭. Thu (confirm first) 20:00. SK647055
169181.4 ESE Wilsford, Lincolnshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 7-2-21 (391 kg) in B♭. TF006430
169281.5 SE Welby, Lincolnshire, S Bartholomew (GF), 4, 6-3-16 (350 kg) in A. SK975381
169381.5 SE Garthorpe, Leicestershire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg). One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SK831209
169481.5 S Birmingham, West Midlands, S Mary, Moseley (GF;T), 10, 18-0-9 (919 kg) in F. Mon. SP077831
169581.5 ESE Hainton, Lincolnshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Anticlockwise. TF180844
169681.5 NNW Lazonby, Cumbria, S Nicholas (GF;T), 4, 7-2-27 (393 kg) in B♭. PN alternates with Gt Salkeld; ropes fall in a straight line. Wed (alt). [website] NY549397
169781.6 SSW Acton Scott, Shropshire, S Margaret, 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SO453894
169881.7 NW Egremont, Cumbria, S Mary & S Michael, 8, 13-2-0 (686 kg) in F♯. [website] NY011105
169981.7 E Healing, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 4, 7-2-18 (389 kg) in A. PN rotates: Healing; Laceby; Riby. Tue (on a rota basis). TA213100
170081.7 SE Keyham, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF), 3, 4-0-19 (212 kg) in D. SK670065