Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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55192.8 SE Burghill, Herefordshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 10-0-20 (517 kg) in G. Mon. [website] SO479445
55292.8 ENE Prestwich, Greater Manchester, S Mary V, 8, 16-0-15 (820 kg) in E. Wed. SD810036
55392.9 E Stone, Staffordshire, S Michael & S Wulfad (T), 10, 10-0-3 (509 kg) in G. Thu. [website] SJ904338
55492.9 SE Madley, Herefordshire, Nativity of BVM, 8, 15-2-24 (798 kg) in F. [website] SO419387
55592.9 E Bradley, Staffordshire, S Mary & All Saints, 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A. Unringable. SJ879180
55692.9 ENE Stand, Greater Manchester, All Saints, Whitefield, 8, 22-0-22 (1128 kg) in E♭. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Mon. SD802059
55792.9 ENE Radcliffe, Greater Manchester, S Mary (T), 8, 15-0-6 (765 kg) in F♯. Mon. SD796075
55893.1 NE Ribchester, Lancashire, S Wilfred, 6, 11-3-4 (599 kg) in G. Wed. SD649350
55993.1 ENE Salford, Greater Manchester, Sacred Trinity (T), 8, 11-2-17 (592 kg) in G. Tue 19:00. [website] SJ834987
56093.2 SE Marden, Herefordshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 12-1-6 (625 kg) in F♯. [website] SO511470
56193.2 ESE Lapley, Staffordshire, All Saints (S), 8, 9-3-20 (504 kg) in F♯. Thu. SJ872129
56293.3 ENE 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
56393.4 SE Thornbury, Herefordshire, S Anna, 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Unringable; tower unsafe. SO622596
56493.4 ENE 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
56593.4 ENE Blackburn, Lancashire, S Jude (GF;T), 8, 6-0-25 (316 kg) in D♭. Detached tower. SD700281
56693.4 SE Moreton on Lugg, Herefordshire, S Andrew, 6, 7-1-7 (371 kg) in B. [website] SO504456
56793.4 ENE Manchester, Greater Manchester, Holy Innocents, Fallowfield (T), 8, 13-2-19 (694 kg) in F. Mon 20:00. SJ855940
56893.6 NNE Millom, Cumbria, S George (T), 6, 13-1-9 (677 kg) in F. Wed 15:00. SD171799
56993.6 ENE Prestbury, Cheshire, S Peter, 8, 14-2-8 (740 kg) in F. Wed. SJ900769
57093.7 SE Eaton Bishop, Herefordshire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 11-3-4 (599 kg) in F♯. [website] SO442391
57193.7 ESE Stoke Bliss, Worcestershire, S Peter (GF), 3, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C♯. Ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: (approx) 1,3,4 of 4. SO651628
57293.7 E Bosley, Cheshire, S Mary V, 6, 5-2-22 (289 kg) in A. Mon (exc Bank Hols). SJ918655
57393.7 NNE Great Urswick, Cumbria, S Mary V & S Michael, 6, 8-2-19 (440 kg) in A. Tue. SD268741
57493.8 ESE Bobbington, Staffordshire, Holy Cross, 4 U/R, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in D♭. Unringable; tuning: 2-5 of 8. SO808905
57593.9 SE Bacton, Herefordshire, S Faith (GF), 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1-4 of 6. [website] SO370323
57694 SE Bredenbury, Herefordshire, S Andrew, 6, 8-3-3 (446 kg) in A. No regular ringing; county books / pNBR info discrepant. [website] SO609564
57794 SSW Carew Cheriton, Pembrokeshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Mary, 3 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Unringable; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1,3,5 of 5. SN045028
57894 E Stafford, Staffordshire, S Mary, Castle Church (GF), 3, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. Ringing currently not permitted. SJ905221
57994 ESE Upper Arley, Worcestershire, S Peter, 6, 8-1-23 (430 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] SO763804
58094 SE Pipe and Lyde, Herefordshire, S Peter (GF), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. [website] SO502440
58194.1 E Macclesfield, Cheshire, Christ Church, 10, 23-2-3 (1195 kg) in E♭. Mon (check on Bank Hol). SJ913735
58294.1 ENE Bury, Greater Manchester, S Mary V, 8, 12-3-2 (649 kg) in F. Mon. SD804108
58394.2 S Tenby, Pembrokeshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Mary, 8, 12-2-14 (641 kg) in F. SN134004
58494.3 ESE Codsall, Staffordshire, S Nicholas (T), 8, 9-2-21 (492 kg) in G. Wed. [website] SJ866040
58594.3 S Gorseinon, Swansea, West Glamorgan, Wales, S Catherine, 8, 10-0-0 (508 kg) in G. Wed 18:30. SS586987
58694.4 E Macclesfield, Cheshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 12, 26-0-21 (1330 kg) in D. SJ917736
58794.4 S St Florence, Pembrokeshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Florencius, 6, 8-0-4 (408 kg) in F♯. SN082011
58894.4 SE Kingstone, Herefordshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 8, 12-0-22 (620 kg) in G. Wed. [website] SO424357
58994.5 ESE Brewood, Staffordshire, S Mary & S Chad, 8, 21-2-12 (1098 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] SJ883086
59094.6 E Macclesfield, Cheshire, S Peter (T), 8, 7-2-22 (391 kg) in B♭. Fri. SJ922729
59194.6 SE Clodock, Herefordshire, S Clydog, 6, 10-0-2 (509 kg) in A. [website] SO326275
59294.7 S Llangyfelach, Swansea, West Glamorgan, Wales, S David & S Cyfelach (GF), 4, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Detached tower. Fri 18:30. SS646989
59394.7 ENE Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, Immanuel (T), 8, 11-0-21 (568 kg) in G. Thu. SD733267
59494.8 E Horton, Staffordshire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 8-0-23 (417 kg) in G♯. Tue 20:00. SJ942573
59594.8 NE Chipping, Lancashire, S Bartholomew (GF;T), 6, 8-0-23 (417 kg) in A. Thu. SD622433
59694.8 E 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
59794.9 E Sutton, Cheshire, S James (GF), 6, 11-3-15 (604 kg) in G. Wed. SJ929712
59894.9 SE Holmer, Herefordshire, S Bartholomew (GF;T), 6, 10-1-12 (526 kg) in G. Detached tower. Thu (exc 5th). SO505423
59994.9 SE Sutton St Nicholas, Herefordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♭. Anticlockwise. [website] SO533453
60094.9 WNW Drogheda, Louth, Republic of Ireland, S Peter, 8, 22-0-18 (1126 kg) in E♭. Wed 18:00. O089753