Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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35132.3 ESE Wickersley, South Yorkshire, S Alban (GF), 3, 4-3-0 (241 kg) in C. Wed. SK478916
35232.3 ENE East Hardwick, West Yorkshire, S Stephen (GF;T), 3, 2-3-0 (140 kg) in E. Steel bells; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SE463185
35332.4 E Ravenfield, South Yorkshire, S James, 6 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: 1♯,2-6 of 6. SK485954
35432.4 SW Little Budworth, Cheshire, S Peter, 5, 6-2-1 (331 kg) in B♭. Fri. SJ598653
35532.4 S Ipstones, Staffordshire, S Leonard (GF;T), 6, 5-0-15 (261 kg) in C. Thu 19:00. SK017502
35632.6 ENE Pontefract, West Yorkshire, S Giles, 10, 18-0-19 (923 kg) in F. Mon. SE455218
35732.7 ESE Aston, South Yorkshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 9-2-2 (484 kg) in A♭. Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK468852
35832.8 ENE Kippax, West Yorkshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 13-1-10 (678 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] SE416303
35933.1 W Westhead, Lancashire, S James, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SD436071
36033.1 ENE Pontefract, West Yorkshire, All Saints, 8, 12-1-7 (626 kg) in G. Access by double helix staircase. Thu (with additions). SE462224
36133.2 SSW Crewe, Cheshire, Christ Church, 10, 20-0-0 (1016 kg) in E. Building owned by Chester Diocese; operated by Local Authority (99 year lease until 2079); ringing currently not permitted; detached tower. SJ706556
36233.2 WSW Hale, Cheshire, S Mary, 8, 8-0-20 (415 kg) in A. Steel bells : bells 3-8. Thu. SJ471820
36333.2 NW Goosnargh, Lancashire, S Mary V, 6, 7-2-13 (387 kg) in A. Tue. SD559369
36433.3 ESE Killamarsh, Derbyshire, S Giles (GF;T), 6, 10-3-26 (558 kg) in F♯. Tuning: 1♯,2-6 of 6. SK461809
36533.3 WSW Huyton, Merseyside, S Michael (GF;T), 6, 14-3-20 (758 kg) in E♭. SJ442911
36633.3 S Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, S John Bapt, Burslem, 6 U/R, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in G. Unringable; tower unsafe. SJ869494
36733.3 NW Chipping, Lancashire, S Bartholomew (GF;T), 6, 8-0-23 (417 kg) in A. Thu. SD622433
36833.3 SSW Barthomley, Cheshire, S Bertoline, 8, 13-1-14 (679 kg) in E. SJ767523
36933.5 ESE Staveley, Derbyshire, S John Bapt (T), 8, 17-2-17 (897 kg) in E♭. Tue. SK433748
37033.5 SE Matlock, Derbyshire, S Giles (T), 8, 14-0-0 (711 kg) in F. Also hung for ringing: pre-Reformation duplicate 6th. Thu. [website] SK300597
37133.5 SSE Cauldon, Staffordshire, S Mary & S Laurence, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg). Unringable. SK078494
37233.5 SE Bonsall, Derbyshire, S James Ap (GF), 6, 7-2-8 (385 kg) in B♭. Mon. SK279581
37333.5 E Brodsworth, South Yorkshire, S Michael & All Angels, 3 U/R, 4-1-0 (216 kg) in C. Unringable. SE506072
37433.5 E High Melton, South Yorkshire, S James, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tower unsafe. SE509018
37533.6 SSW Audley, Staffordshire, S James Gt, 8, 15-0-18 (770 kg) in F♯. Tue. SJ798508
37633.6 SSE Ilam, Staffordshire, Holy Cross (GF), 5, 8-3-0 (445 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK132506
37733.6 SE Wingerworth, Derbyshire, All Saints (T), 5, 11-0-9 (563 kg) in G. SK383674
37833.6 SSE Tissington, Derbyshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C. Ropes fall in a straight line. Tue (not always: check). SK176522
37933.6 WSW Halewood, Merseyside, S Nicholas, 6, 6-0-1 (305 kg) in B. Vallotti temperament tuning. Wed 20:00. SJ449861
38033.8 NW Broughton, Lancashire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 9-2-8 (486 kg) in F♯. Mon. SD528343
38133.8 NE Weeton, North Yorkshire, S Barnabas, 3, 9-3-3 (497 kg) in G. [website] SE283465
38233.8 E Conisbrough, South Yorkshire, S Peter, 8, 13-2-20 (695 kg) in F♯. SK512987
38333.8 SE Ashover, Derbyshire, All Saints (T), 10, 18-0-10 (919 kg) in E. Tue. SK348631
38433.9 SSE Brassington, Derbyshire, S James (T), 6, 8-0-26 (418 kg) in A. Fri (exc 1st). SK230543
38533.9 E Marr, South Yorkshire, S Helen (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. SE514053
38633.9 ENE Darrington, West Yorkshire, S Luke & All Saints, 6, 12-2-15 (642 kg) in G. SE485201
38734 WNW Tarleton, Lancashire, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 13-1-14 (679 kg) in F♯. Thu. SD451204
38834.1 SSE Bradbourne, Derbyshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 8-3-15 (451 kg) in G♯. SK207527
38934.1 NE Harewood, West Yorkshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F. Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SE313450
39034.2 E Skelbrooke, South Yorkshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3, 3-1-20 (174 kg) in F♯. Ropes fall in a straight line; ropes fall in sequence: 1,3,2; tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3. SE511120
39134.2 S Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, S Mary, Bucknall (T), 6, 10-1-4 (523 kg) in A♭. Ringing currently not permitted. SJ905474
39234.3 SSW Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, S Margaret, Wolstanton, 8, 13-1-13 (679 kg) in F. Fri (2nd, 4th). SJ856480
39334.4 SSE Thorpe, Derbyshire, S Leonard (GF;T), 3, 4-3-26 (253 kg) in C. Tuning: 1-3 of 5. SK156501
39434.4 S Kingsley, Staffordshire, S Werburgh (T), 6, 11-0-24 (570 kg) in F. Tue. SK013469
39534.5 SSE Blore, Staffordshire, S Bartholomew (GF), 3 U/R, 8-0-18 (415 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise. SK137493
39634.6 NE Barwick in Elmet, West Yorkshire, All Saints (T), 6, 12-3-8 (651 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] SE400374
39734.6 W Ormskirk, Lancashire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 21-1-26 (1091 kg) in E♭. Tue. SD412084
39834.7 ESE Todwick, South Yorkshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 3, 4-0-6 (206 kg) in C. SK497841
39934.7 SSE Fenny Bentley, Derbyshire, S Edmund K&M, 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in E♭. Unringable. SK174501
40034.8 ENE Ledsham, West Yorkshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 8-1-25 (430 kg) in A. SE456297