Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Meifod, Powys, Wales, S Tysilio & S Mary, 3 U/R, 8¾ cwt (~440 kg). Unringable. SJ155131
24.1 ESE Guilsfield, Powys, Wales, S Aelhaiarn, 6, 6-1-26 (329 kg) in B♭. SJ219116
34.1 NNW Llanfyllin, Powys, Wales, S Myllin, 6, 8-2-26 (444 kg) in A♭. Anticlockwise. Mon. SJ141195
44.8 S Castle Caereinion, Powys, Wales, S Garmon, 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in D. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,3,4 of 6. SJ163054
55.5 SE Welshpool, Powys, Wales, S Mary (T), 8, 12-0-12 (615 kg) in F♯. County books / pNBR info discrepant. Tue. SJ225076
67 SE Leighton, Powys, Wales, Holy Trinity, 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F. SJ242059
77.9 SSE Berriew, Powys, Wales, S Beuno, 8, 8-1-20 (428 kg) in A. Wed. SJ187008
88.7 SSE Forden, Powys, Wales, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 9-3-23 (506 kg) in G. SJ227011
910 NNE Llansilin, Powys, Wales, S Silin, 6, 5-3-0 (292 kg) in B. Wed (with exceptions). SJ209281
1010.3 S Bettws Cedewain, Powys, Wales, S Beuno, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg). Unringable. SO122968
1111.1 SSE Montgomery, Powys, Wales, S Nicholas (T), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in A♭. Mon. SO223965
1211.2 SE Chirbury, Shropshire, S Michael, 6, 11-3-26 (609 kg) in G. SO261985
1311.3 SSE Llandyssil, Powys, Wales, S Tyssil, 5 U/R, 7-0-8 (359 kg) in A♭. Unringable. SO195954
1411.9 ESE Worthen, Shropshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 7-1-8 (372 kg) in B♭. Fri (with exceptions). SJ328047
1512.3 ENE Kinnerley, Shropshire, S Mary (GF;T), 3, 7-1-13 (374 kg) in A. Ringing prohibited; ropes fall in a straight line. SJ338209
1612.6 E Westbury, Shropshire, S Mary (T), 6, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B♭. SJ355094
1712.6 E Alberbury, Shropshire, S Michael & All Angels, 5 U/R, 7¾ cwt (~390 kg). Unringable. SJ358144
1813.1 NE Oswestry, Shropshire, S Oswald K&M (S), 8, 13-3-19 (707 kg) in F. Thu. [website] SJ288293
1913.8 NE West Felton, Shropshire, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SJ341252
2013.9 SSE Churchstoke, Powys, Wales, S Nicholas (GF), 5, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. SO270939
2114.3 S Kerry, Powys, Wales, S Michael, 3 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg). One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SO147900
2214.7 NNE Selattyn, Shropshire, S Mary V (T), 5, 5-2-3 (281 kg) in C♯. [website] SJ266340
2315.5 ENE Great Ness, Shropshire, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 7-3-17 (401 kg) in B. Thu (3rd). [website] SJ397190
2415.5 NE Whittington, Shropshire, S John Bapt (T), 6, 9-0-15 (464 kg) in A. No regular ringing. [website] SJ326312
2515.7 SW Carno, Powys, Wales, S John Bapt, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg). Unringable. SN963964
2615.8 ESE Pontesbury, Shropshire, S George (T), 6, 11-1-8 (575 kg) in G. Thu (not always: check). [website] SJ399060
2715.9 ENE Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire, S John Bapt (T), 6, 9-3-13 (501 kg) in G. Wed (by arrangement). [website] SJ394221
2816.4 E Montford, Shropshire, S Chad, 6, 12-0-0 (610 kg) in G. [website] SJ418147
2916.7 NNW Llandrillo yn Edeyrnion, Denbighshire, Clwyd, Wales, S Trillo, 4, 5-0-2 (255 kg) in C. SJ034370
3017.2 SSW Llandinam, Powys, Wales, S Llonio (T), 6, 5-3-16 (299 kg) in A. SO025885
3117.4 ENE Baschurch, Shropshire, All Saints (T), 6, 13-1-13 (679 kg) in F♯. Thu (exc 3rd). [website] SJ422218
3217.4 NNE Chirk, Wrexham, Clwyd, Wales, S Mary (S;T), 6, 7-2-8 (385 kg) in A♭. Mon 19:00. SJ291376
3317.8 SE More, Shropshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SO342915
3417.8 NE St Martins, Shropshire, S Martin of Tours (T), 6, 7-2-22 (391 kg) in A. Mon. [website] SJ322363
3518.1 SW Trefeglwys, Powys, Wales, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg). Unringable. SN970906
3618.2 ESE Pulverbatch, Shropshire, S Edith, 6, 5-0-20 (263 kg) in C. SJ429029
3718.2 E Bicton, Shropshire, Holy Trinity, 6, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in G. [website] SJ448148
3818.3 N Llangollen, Denbighshire, Clwyd, Wales, S Collen, 8, 16-2-14 (845 kg) in F. Wed. SJ216419
3918.5 WSW Llanbrynmair, Powys, Wales, S Mary, Llan, 3 U/R, 6¾ cwt (~340 kg) in B♭. Unringable. SH884007
4018.5 SE Bishop's Castle, Shropshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 8-2-18 (440 kg) in A. Tue 19:00. [website] SO323884
4119.7 E Leaton, Shropshire, Holy Trinity, 5, 14-2-0 (737 kg) in G. No regular ringing. [website] SJ469183
4220.1 ENE Cockshutt, Shropshire, Ringmore Campanile (GF), 6, 0-3-25 (49 kg) in B♭. Bells pitched by hum rather than nominal. SJ435291
4320.4 ENE Myddle, Shropshire, S Peter (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. [website] SJ467236
4420.4 NE Ellesmere, Shropshire, S Mary (S), 8, 18-0-18 (923 kg) in E♭. Fri 20:00. [website] SJ402348
4520.6 E Meole Brace, Shropshire, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 7-1-7 (371 kg) in B♭. Thu. [website] SJ485105
4620.7 E Shrewsbury, Shropshire, S Chad, 12, 39-2-7 (2010 kg) in C. Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭; ART Teaching Centre: Round the Wrekin Teaching Hub. Tue. [website] SJ488124
4720.8 SE Lydbury North, Shropshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 8-0-26 (418 kg) in G. First ring of six cast by Barwell. SO351860
4820.9 E Shrewsbury, Shropshire, S Mary V, 10, 19-2-8 (994 kg) in E♭. Tue (see tower website). [website] SJ493125
4921.1 NNE Ruabon, Wrexham, Clwyd, Wales, S Mary, 6, 11-2-16 (591 kg) in F♯. Thu (not always: check). [website] SJ302437
5021.5 ESE Leebotwood, Shropshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 3 cwt (~150 kg) in F. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SO470986