Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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160187.4 S Thurcaston, Leicestershire, All Saints (T), 8, 10-0-11 (513 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK565106
160287.4 SSW Alrewas, Staffordshire, All Saints (T), 8, 12-0-5 (612 kg) in G. Tue. SK167152
160387.4 SSE Castle Bytham, Lincolnshire, S James, 3, 7-1-6 (371 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK988183
160487.5 SW Chester, Cheshire, Old St Mary's (T), 8, 13-3-8 (702 kg) in F. Former church of S Mary on the Hill; bells owned by Chester Diocese; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way; access to ringing room via a vertical ladder. SJ405658
160587.6 SW Chester, Cheshire, S Mary without the Walls, Handbridge, 8, 19-3-12 (1009 kg) in E♭. Wed. SJ406654
160687.7 SSW Lullington, Derbyshire, All Saints, 6, 13-2-22 (696 kg) in F♯. ART Teaching Centre: South Derbyshire Ringing Centre. SK249129
160787.7 S Heather, Leicestershire, S John Bapt, 6, 5-1-0 (267 kg) in A♯. Ringing currently not permitted. SK389108
160887.7 SW Handley, Cheshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 14-1-6 (727 kg) in F. Mon. SJ466578
160987.8 SSW Rugeley, Staffordshire, S Augustine, 6, 7-2-26 (393 kg) in G. Thu. SK045185
161087.8 SW Adderley, Shropshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in C. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SJ660395
161187.8 S Markfield, Leicestershire, S Michael (GF;T), 6, 10-1-15 (528 kg) in G♯. Thu. SK486100
161287.9 SSW Baswich, Staffordshire, Holy Trinity, 3, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in C♯. Anticlockwise; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SJ943222
161388 S Newtown Linford, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 7-3-20 (403 kg) in A. Mon 20:00. SK521097
161488 SSW Mavesyn Ridware, Staffordshire, S Nicholas (T), 8, 8-3-7 (448 kg) in A. Thu. SK081168
161588 SSW Stafford, Staffordshire, S Mary, 10, 19-0-11 (970 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime; future plans: to become 12; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. [website] SJ921232
161688 S Swepstone, Leicestershire, S Peter, 6, 10-2-24 (544 kg) in G. PN shared: 1st: Appleby Magna; exc 1st: Swepstone. Mon (exc 1st). SK367105
161788 SSE Ashwell, Rutland, S Mary (GF), 6 U/R, 9¾ cwt (~500 kg) in G. Unringable. SK865137
161888.1 SSW Seighford, Staffordshire, S Chad, 6, 6-3-20 (352 kg) in B♭. PN alternates with Swynnerton; anticlockwise. Fri (alt). SJ882249
161988.1 SSE Little Bytham, Lincolnshire, S Medardus (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,2♯,3 of 3. TF012180
162088.2 S Barkby, Leicestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 13-2-27 (698 kg) in E. Tue PN shared: Barkby; Queniborough. Tue (alt: check) 18:00. SK636098
162188.2 S South Croxton, Leicestershire, S John Bapt, 4 U/R, 8-1-19 (428 kg) in A. One or more bells not hung; unringable. SK691103
162288.3 SSW Armitage, Staffordshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 4-2-20 (238 kg) in C. Mon. SK077164
162388.3 SW Eccleston, Cheshire, S Mary V, 8, 26-3-3 (1360 kg) in E♭. Sat (not always: check) 11:00. SJ412626
162488.4 S Thurmaston, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 6, 10-2-1 (534 kg) in A♭. SK610093
162588.4 S Ibstock, Leicestershire, S Denys (T), 6, 10-1-27 (533 kg) in F. Fri 20:00. SK404095
162688.4 S Pickwell, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF), 4, 9-1-21 (479 kg) in F♯. SK785113
162788.4 SSE Greetham, Rutland, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 10-1-5 (523 kg) in A♭. SK924146
162888.5 S Burrough on the Hill, Leicestershire, S Mary V (GF;T), 4, 7-0-15 (362 kg) in A. SK757107
162988.6 S Birstall, Leicestershire, S James Gt (GF;T), 8, 10-0-23 (518 kg) in G♯. Thu (exc 2nd). SK596088
163088.7 S Twyford, Leicestershire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 6-2-22 (340 kg) in G. Mon. SK729100
163188.7 SSE Cottesmore, Rutland, S Nicholas (T), 6, 14-0-3 (713 kg) in F. SK902136
163288.7 SSE Surfleet, Lincolnshire, S Laurence (GF), 12, 12-0-9 (614 kg) in F♯. Tue (1st). TF251282
163388.7 S Anstey, Leicestershire, S Mary (GF), 8, 10-2-4 (535 kg) in G. Wed 20:00. SK549085
163488.8 WSW Shotwick, Cheshire, S Michael (GF), 6, 8-3-0 (445 kg) in F♯. [website] SJ336717
163588.9 S Appleby Magna, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 11-1-2 (572 kg) in F♯. PN shared: 1st: Appleby Magna; exc 1st: Swepstone; anticlockwise. Mon (1st). [website] SK314098
163688.9 SW Marbury, Cheshire, S Michael (GF), 6, 7-2-22 (391 kg) in A♯. SJ560456
163788.9 S Somerby, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF), 6, 11-1-9 (576 kg) in G. Rung from chancel. SK779104
163888.9 SSE Bourne, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 15-1-4 (777 kg) in F♯. TF096199
163988.9 WSW Burton, Cheshire, S Nicholas (S;T), 6, 7-0-7 (359 kg) in B♭. Mon. [website] SJ317743
164089 SSW Stafford, Staffordshire, S Mary, Castle Church (GF), 3, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. Ringing currently not permitted. SJ905221
164189.3 SSE Langham, Rutland, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 13-2-4 (688 kg) in F. SK843112
164289.3 S Beeby, Leicestershire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Unringable; truncated spire. SK664083
164389.3 WSW Neston, Cheshire, S Mary & S Helen (T), 8, 14-2-24 (748 kg) in G. Fri. [website] SJ291774
164489.3 S Groby, Leicestershire, S Philip & S James, 6, 9-2-22 (493 kg) in A♭. Tue 20:00. SK523076
164589.3 SW Aldford, Cheshire, S John Bapt, 6, 12-3-20 (657 kg) in E. Tue. SJ418594
164689.3 S Thornton, Leicestershire, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 8-2-7 (435 kg) in G. Mon. SK468076
164789.3 SSW Harlaston, Staffordshire, S Matthew (GF), 3, 4½ cwt (~230 kg) in D♯. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,3,4 of 6. SK214109
164889.5 S Cold Overton, Leicestershire, S John Bapt (GF), 3, 10-0-0 (508 kg) in G♯. Ropes fall in a straight line. SK810101
164989.5 WSW Heswall, Merseyside, S Peter, 8, 8-0-9 (411 kg) in B♭. Tue. [website] SJ265812
165089.6 SSW Longdon, Staffordshire, S James (T), 6, 11-2-18 (592 kg) in A♭. SK082141