Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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5501173.9 ESE Middleton, Suffolk, Holy Trinity, 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. [website] TM429677
5502173.9 SSE Farnborough, Greater London, S Giles, 6, 2-2-26 (139 kg) in E. Also hung for ringing: service bell ('Great Giles'); future plans: to become 8; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way with the 4th away for retuning leaving the remainder available for ringing. [website] TQ443641
5503173.9 S West Stour, Dorset, S Mary (GF), 3, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line; rung from porch. ST784229
5504173.9 S Whiteparish, Wiltshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. [website] SU246235
5505173.9 S Shaftesbury, Dorset, S James Gt (T), 6, 8-0-4 (408 kg) in F♯. [website] ST857223
5506174 SSE Witley, Surrey, All Saints (T), 8, 11-1-20 (581 kg) in F♯. Thu. SU946396
5507174 WNW Rostrevor, Down, Northern Ireland, S Bronach, Kilbroney (T), 6, 13-0-2 (661 kg) in G. County books / pNBR info discrepant. J179184
5508174 SSW West Bagborough, Somerset, S Pancras, 6, 20 cwt (~1020 kg) in E. Tuning: (approx) 2-7 of 10. [website] ST168337
5509174 SE Thorrington, Essex, S Mary Magd, 6, 9-0-22 (467 kg) in G. Wed (with exceptions). TM098196
5510174 SSW Broomfield, Somerset, S Mary & All Saints, 6, 13-1-3 (674 kg) in F. Mon. [website] ST224320
5511174.1 S West Camel, Somerset, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 11-3-13 (603 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] ST580246
5512174.1 ESE Kessingland, Suffolk, S Edmund, 6, 13-0-9 (665 kg) in F. Thu. TM527862
5513174.2 W Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland, Christ Church Cathedral, 16, 45-0-20 (2295 kg) in B. Also hung for ringing: 6♯,9♯, and 13♯. Fri 19:00. O152339
5514174.2 SSW Thurloxton, Somerset, S Giles (GF), 5, 6-0-2 (306 kg) in B♭. Tue (2nd, 4th). [website] ST274304
5515174.2 ESE Reydon, Suffolk, S Margaret (GF;T), 6, 10-0-20 (517 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] TM490781
5516174.2 ESE Tunstall, Suffolk, S Michael (T), 6, 7-2-22 (391 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] TM363551
5517174.2 W Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland, National Cath Ch of S Patrick (S), 12, 45-1-18 (2307 kg) in C. Also hung for ringing: extra treble, 2♯, and 6♭. Tue (with additions) 18:30. O151335
5518174.2 SSE Cheriton, Hampshire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 6-1-26 (329 kg) in B♭. Thu 18:30. [website] SU581284
5519174.3 SE Swanscombe, Kent, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 8, 18-0-5 (917 kg) in F. Wed. [website] TQ604739
5520174.3 SSW Lyng, Somerset, S Bartholomew (GF), 6, 15-3-9 (804 kg) in F. Tue 20:00. [website] ST332288
5521174.3 SSE Blackmoor, Hampshire, S Matthew, 6, 8-0-1 (407 kg) in A. Fri. [website] SU780335
5522174.3 W Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland, S Audoen, 6, 14-2-18 (745 kg) in F. O149339
5523174.3 SSW Stoke Pero, Somerset, dedication unknown (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. No mains electricity; tuning: 1,2,4 of 4. [website] SS878434
5524174.3 NNW Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, S Cuthbert (T), 10, 21-0-0 (1067 kg) in E. Tue. NT248736
5525174.3 SE Tendring, Essex, S Edmund K&M, 6, 6-2-17 (338 kg) in A. Tue. TM143241
5526174.3 WNW Belfast, Antrim, Northern Ireland, S Thomas, 8, 18-2-24 (951 kg) in E♭. Thu (2nd, 4th: check re 5th). J328723
5527174.4 S Hursley, Hampshire, All Saints, 12, 13-3-26 (710 kg) in F♯. [website] SU427252
5528174.4 NNW Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, Cath Ch of S Mary, 12, 41-1-15 (2102 kg) in B. Also hung for ringing: service bell; 3rd is lighter than both treble and 2nd. Thu. [website] NT241735
5529174.4 S Templecombe, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF), 6, 10-3-2 (547 kg) in F. PN alternates with Horsington. Tue (alt). [website] ST708226
5530174.4 SSE Buckland, Surrey, S Mary V (T), 6, 4-2-3 (230 kg) in B. Fri 20:00. [website] TQ221508
5531174.4 S Charlton Horethorne, Somerset, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 11-1-15 (578 kg) in E. Wed. [website] ST665230
5532174.4 S Langport, Somerset, All Saints, 6, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F♯. ST422267
5533174.4 W Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland, S Augustine & S John (RC), 10, 22-3-2 (1157 kg) in D♭. Anticlockwise. O147338
5534174.4 S Huish Episcopi, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 8, 15-2-7 (791 kg) in E. County books / pNBR info discrepant. Wed (2nd, 4th, 5th). [website] ST427266
5535174.5 S Awbridge, Hampshire, Clock House Bells (GF), 10, 3-1-2 (166 kg) in E. PN: by arrangement. [website] SU319235
5536174.5 NNW Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, S Andrew & S George West, 8, 14-2-23 (747 kg) in E. Mon. [website] NT254740
5537174.6 S Compton, Hampshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 3-2-9 (182 kg) in D. [website] SU467256
5538174.7 S Stour Provost, Dorset, S Michael & All Angels, 4 U/R, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1♭,2-4 of 5. [website] ST794215
5539174.7 S Fifehead Magdalen, Dorset, S Mary Magd, 3, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A♯. Tuning: 1-3 of 5. [website] ST782215
5540174.7 SSE Merstham, Surrey, S Katharine (GF), 8, 13½ cwt (~690 kg) in F♯. ART Teaching Centre: Collaborative Bell Skills, East Surrey; tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. [website] TQ290538
5541174.7 S Stowell, Somerset, S Mary Magd (GF), 3, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G♯. Tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 5. [website] ST686223
5542174.7 SSE Betchworth, Surrey, S Michael & All Angels, 8, 11-0-10 (563 kg) in A♭. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ210497
5543174.8 S Long Sutton, Somerset, Holy Trinity, 6, 16-2-19 (847 kg) in E♭. Thu (not always: check). [website] ST469253
5544174.8 SSE Downe, Greater London, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 10-0-1 (508 kg) in G. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ431616
5545174.8 S Downton, Wiltshire, S Lawrence, 8, 22-3-23 (1166 kg) in D. Thu (4th). [website] SU181216
5546174.8 ESE Theberton, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 6, 6-2-9 (334 kg) in B♭. Round tower. [website] TM437659
5547174.8 SSW Elworthy, Somerset, S Martin of Tours (GF), 4, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. No mains electricity; tuning: 2-5 of 8. ST082349
5548174.9 SSW Cothelstone, Somerset, S Thomas of Canterbury, 6 U/R, 18-1-25 (938 kg) in E. Unringable; tuning: 2-7 of 10. [website] ST181318
5549174.9 SE Northfleet, Kent, S Botolph, 8, 14-0-10 (716 kg) in F. Anticlockwise. Tue. [website] TQ623741
5550174.9 SE South Benfleet, Essex, S Mary V (T), 6, 11-3-14 (603 kg) in G. Thu (2nd, 4th) 20:00. TQ778861