Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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325199.5 S Compton Martin, Somerset, S Michael, 6, 15-1-23 (785 kg) in E. Fri 19:00. [website] ST544569
325299.5 ESE Eaton Socon, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (T), 8, 13-1-11 (678 kg) in F. Wed. TL170588
325399.5 NE York, North Yorkshire, S Andrew, Bishopthorpe, 6, 14-0-20 (720 kg) in F♯. Fri. SE594478
325499.5 ESE Flitton, Bedfordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 6-0-5 (307 kg) in B. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. TL059358
325599.6 E Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew, 8, 19-0-13 (971 kg) in E. [website] TL266969
325699.6 ESE Roxton, Bedfordshire, S Mary Magd (T), 5, 10-1-3 (522 kg) in G. TL153545
325799.6 ENE Market Rasen, Lincolnshire, S Thomas Ap, 8, 8-2-15 (439 kg) in A. Wed. [website] TF106892
325899.6 SSE Beedon, Berkshire, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 6¼ cwt (~320 kg) in B. [website] SU482781
325999.7 NNW Barrow in Furness, Cumbria, S James Gt (S;T), 8, 12-0-24 (621 kg) in F. Wed. [website] SD194699
326099.7 SE Saunderton, Buckinghamshire, S Mary & S Nicholas, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Unringable. SP795018
326199.7 NE Brigg, Lincolnshire, S John Ev (T), 6, 8-2-7 (435 kg) in A. Thu. TA000071
326299.7 SE Halton, Buckinghamshire, S Michael & All Angels, 4, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Tuning: 1,2,3♯,4 of 4. SP874101
326399.7 SE North Stoke, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (GF), 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B♭. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SU608862
326499.7 NNE Ramsgill, North Yorkshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 3-3-23 (201 kg). Unringable. SE119709
326599.7 S Poulshot, Wiltshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise. ST964588
326699.8 ESE Brampton, Cambridgeshire, S Mary Magd (S), 6, 13-2-26 (698 kg) in F. Anticlockwise. Mon 20:00. [website] TL214707
326799.8 S Keevil, Wiltshire, S Leonard (GF), 6, 16-1-16 (833 kg) in D. [website] ST917579
326899.8 E Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire, S Mary, 8, 18½ cwt (~940 kg) in E. [website] TL270969
326999.8 SSE Alton Priors, Wiltshire, All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 5-3-14 (298 kg) in D♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No mains electricity; tuning: 2,3,5 of 8. SU109621
327099.8 ESE Little Paxton, Cambridgeshire, S James (T), 6, 7-1-19 (377 kg) in A. [website] TL188627
327199.9 N Burton in Kendal, Cumbria, S James (T), 6, 11-0-17 (567 kg) in G. Tue. SD530769
3272100 S Shipham, Somerset, S Leonard (T), 6, 6-0-8 (308 kg) in B♭. Tue. [website] ST443574
3273100 NE Thorganby, North Yorkshire, S Helen (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3. SE689416
3274100 SE Marsworth, Buckinghamshire, All Saints (S;T), 6, 10-3-10 (551 kg) in G. ART Teaching Centre: Marsworth Teaching Centre. [website] SP919146
3275100 ENE North Kelsey, Lincolnshire, All Hallows (GF), 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1-3 of 4. TA044015
3276100 S Farrington Gurney, Somerset, S John Bapt, 3 U/R, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in B. Unringable. [website] ST634557
3277100 NNE Whixley, North Yorkshire, The Ascension, 6, 5-3-3 (293 kg) in A♭. [website] SE441583
3278100.1 S East Harptree, Somerset, S Laurence, 6, 14-0-18 (719 kg) in E. PN rotates: E Harptree (1,3); Litton(2,4); (5th: please check). Thu (1st, 3rd). [website] ST565559
3279100.1 ESE St Neots, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (T), 10, 29-2-13 (1505 kg) in D♭. Fri. [website] TL184601
3280100.1 SE Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in A. SP969207
3281100.1 ESE Eynesbury, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (T), 6, 13-0-27 (673 kg) in F♯. Anticlockwise. Tue. [website] TL183598
3282100.1 SE Moulsford, Oxfordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in D♭. SU591841
3283100.1 SSW Porthkerry, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Curig (GF), 6, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. PN rotates: Llancarfan; Penmark; Porthkerry. Thu (on a rota basis). [website] ST082666
3284100.1 NE Appleby, Lincolnshire, S Bartholomew, 6 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Unringable. SE953150
3285100.2 SSE Welford, Berkshire, S Gregory Gt, 5 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in sequence: 1,3,4,2,5; round tower; tuning: 1-5 of 8. [website] SU408731
3286100.2 S Norton St Philip, Somerset, S Philip & S James, 6, 8-2-10 (436 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] ST772557
3287100.2 S Steeple Ashton, Wiltshire, S Mary V, 6, 20-3-18 (1062 kg) in E♭. [website] ST906571
3288100.2 S Hutton, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF;T), 6, 10-0-22 (518 kg) in G. Rung from porch. Wed 20:00. [website] ST352585
3289100.2 SE Drayton Beauchamp, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V, 3 U/R, 10¾ cwt (~550 kg) in G♯. Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SP901118
3290100.2 NNE Staveley, North Yorkshire, All Saints, 3, 2 cwt (~100 kg) in F♯. One bell (or more) from ring hung for swing chiming : 2,3 have very small chiming wheels; steel bells; anticlockwise; Hung for dead-rope ringing : 2,3; No stays or sliders on 2,3; tuning: non-diatonic. [website] SE362626
3291100.2 SSE Compton Parva, Berkshire, S Mary & S Nicholas (T), 6, 9-0-27 (469 kg) in A♭. Thu. [website] SU526796
3292100.3 SSE Potterne, Wiltshire, S Mary V, 6, 17 cwt (~860 kg) in E. [website] ST995585
3293100.3 NE Winterton, Lincolnshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 9-1-23 (480 kg) in G♯. Thu (exc 1st). SE928185
3294100.3 SSW St Brides Major, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Bridget, 6, 10-3-23 (557 kg) in G. Mon. SS894750
3295100.4 ESE Little Barford, Bedfordshire, S Denys (GF), 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 2-4,6 of 12. TL177569
3296100.4 ESE Blunham, Bedfordshire, S Edmund K&M & S James, 6, 18½ cwt (~940 kg) in E♭. Wed. TL152511
3297100.4 ESE Tempsford, Bedfordshire, S Peter (GF), 6, 9-1-0 (470 kg) in A♭. TL161530
3298100.5 E Weston, Lincolnshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Unringable; anticlockwise. TF292251
3299100.6 SW Swansea, Swansea, West Glamorgan, Wales, S Paul, Sketty, 8, 13-2-4 (688 kg) in F. Tue. SS627927
3300100.6 NNE York, North Yorkshire, S Stephen, Acomb, 6, 10-3-26 (558 kg) in F♯. Also hung for ringing: service bell. Thu 19:00. SE572514