Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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5301134.9 SSW Ashreigney, Devon, S James (GF), 6, 9-0-11 (462 kg) in G. Mon. SS628136
5302135 NNE Crathorne, North Yorkshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 6-3-0 (343 kg) in C. Also hung for ringing: sanctus bell; ropes fall in a straight line. NZ443075
5303135 SSE Bournemouth, Dorset, S Peter, 8, 20-2-7 (1045 kg) in E. Thu. [website] SZ088912
5304135 SSW Lapford, Devon, S Thomas of Canterbury (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. Fri. SS731082
5305135 S Axmouth, Devon, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. An exceptionally unusual and interesting bellframe (JGMS); unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SY256910
5306135 SSE Stedham, West Sussex, S James (GF), 6, 9-3-11 (500 kg) in G. No regular ringing. SU863225
5307135 SSW St Giles in the Wood, Devon, S Giles (GF), 6, 10-0-25 (519 kg) in G♯. SS533189
5308135.1 NNE Rudby, North Yorkshire, All Saints, 6, 6-2-17 (338 kg) in A. Tue. NZ471066
5309135.1 SSE Christchurch, Dorset, Priory Ch of Holy Trinity, 12, 27 cwt (~1370 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. Mon (check on Bank Hol). [website] SZ159925
5310135.1 E Sporle, Norfolk, S Mary, 3 U/R, 3-3-12 (196 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of a 4-bell chime; derelict; unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. TF849114
5311135.1 ESE Clare, Suffolk, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 28 cwt (~1420 kg) in D. Tue. [website] TL769454
5312135.1 SSW Rewe, Devon, S Mary V (GF), 6, 9-1-0 (470 kg) in B♭. SX945992
5313135.2 N Cotherstone, Durham, S Cuthbert, 6, 7-0-10 (360 kg) in B♭. [website] NZ012193
5314135.2 E Great Cressingham, Norfolk, S Michael, 3 U/R, 6-1-12 (323 kg) in A. Unringable. TF852017
5315135.2 ESE Bentley Common, Essex, S Paul (T), 6, 4-1-17 (224 kg) in C♯. Tue 20:00. TQ566966
5316135.3 SSE Southwick, Hampshire, S James-without-the-Priory-Gate, 6, 5-0-10 (259 kg) in B. PN: by arrangement. [website] SU625086
5317135.3 SSE Fareham, Hampshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 10, 11-2-27 (596 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] SU581065
5318135.3 SSE Hordle, Hampshire, All Saints, 8, 7-2-20 (390 kg) in A. Tue. [website] SZ273950
5319135.4 S Seaton, Devon, S Gregory, 8, 11-0-4 (561 kg) in F♯. SY247905
5320135.4 NNE Gainford, Durham, S Mary, 6, 11-3-4 (599 kg) in G♯. NZ169166
5321135.4 SE Buckland, Surrey, S Mary V (T), 6, 4-2-3 (230 kg) in B. Fri 20:00. [website] TQ221508
5322135.5 SE Betchworth, Surrey, S Michael & All Angels, 8, 11-0-10 (563 kg) in A♭. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ210497
5323135.5 SE Eltham, Greater London, S John Bapt (T), 8, 10-2-24 (544 kg) in G. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ426744
5324135.5 ESE Shalford, Essex, S Andrew, 5, 9-3-27 (508 kg) in A♭. TL723292
5325135.5 SSW Weare Giffard, Devon, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 7-1-26 (380 kg) in A. SS467221
5326135.5 N Morland, Cumbria, S Lawrence (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C♯. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3. NY598225
5327135.6 SSW Broadclyst, Devon, S John Bapt (T), 8, 20-0-25 (1027 kg) in E♭. PN: by arrangement. SX981972
5328135.6 SE Alfold, Surrey, S Nicholas (GF;T), 6, 6-2-19 (339 kg) in B♭. Thu. TQ037339
5329135.6 ESE Pleshey, Essex, Holy Trinity, 5, 11-3-25 (608 kg) in F♯. Anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 6. Fri 20:30. TL663143
5330135.6 ESE Hawkedon, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 5, 8-1-12 (425 kg) in A♭. [website] TL797529
5331135.6 ESE Great Yeldham, Essex, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. TL757386
5332135.6 ESE Rede, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1-3 of 5. TL804559
5333135.6 NE Brompton by Sawdon, North Yorkshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 8-0-19 (415 kg) in A♭. PN alternates with Wykeham. Thu (alt). SE942821
5334135.7 SSW Littleham, Devon, S Swithin (GF), 6, 8-1-17 (427 kg) in A♭. Wed. SS443235
5335135.7 ESE Dagenham, Greater London, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 14-3-0 (749 kg) in F♯. TQ500845
5336135.7 ESE Blackmore, Essex, S Laurence, 5 U/R, 10-1-10 (525 kg) in F♯. Unringable. TL602016
5337135.7 ESE Doddinghurst, Essex, All Saints, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg). Unringable; No stays or sliders; tower unsafe. TQ589990
5338135.7 ESE Ford End, Essex, S John Ev, 6, 4-2-16 (236 kg) in C. TL677168
5339135.8 SSW Sandford, Devon, S Swithin (GF;T), 6, 10-2-22 (543 kg) in G. SS828025
5340135.8 SE Chipstead, Surrey, S Margaret of Antioch (GF;T), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. Unringable; rung from chancel crossing; No stays or sliders. [website] TQ283564
5341135.8 SSW Shobrooke, Devon, S Swithin (GF), 6, 12-2-10 (640 kg) in F. Thu. SS862011
5342135.8 S Wool, Dorset, Holy Rood (GF), 6, 11-0-24 (570 kg) in G. Tue. [website] SY847864
5343135.9 S Wareham, Dorset, Lady S Mary, 10, 17-1-20 (885 kg) in E. Thu. [website] SY924871
5344136 SSE Lymington, Hampshire, S Thomas Ap, 8, 20-1-3 (1030 kg) in E♭. Thu (4th). [website] SZ321954
5345136 SSW Stoke Canon, Devon, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 9-3-19 (504 kg) in G. Mon 19:00. SX939980
5346136 NNE Darlington, Durham, S Cuthbert, 8, 18-0-14 (921 kg) in F. Mon. NZ291144
5347136 NNE Darlington, Durham, S John (T), 8, 10-0-10 (513 kg) in G. Tue (2nd, 4th). NZ296142
5348136 SSW Wembworthy, Devon, S Michael, 3, 7¾ cwt (~390 kg) in B♭. Ringing temporarily suspended. SS662098
5349136 SSW Rockbeare, Devon, S Mary (GF), 6 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. One bell (or more) from ring hung for swing chiming with levers: treble; unringable; not well in tune. SY020952
5350136.1 SSW Brampford Speke, Devon, S Peter, 6, 6-1-16 (325 kg) in B. SX927982