Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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80150.5 S Neen Sollars, Shropshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. Unringable. SO660722
80250.6 N Ribchester, Lancashire, S Wilfred, 6, 11-3-4 (599 kg) in G. Wed. SD649350
80350.6 NNW Lytham, Lancashire, S Joseph, Ansdell (RC), 8, 9-3-4 (497 kg) in F♯. Thu 19:00. SD348280
80450.7 ENE Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S Mary V, Beighton (T), 6, 8-3-22 (454 kg) in F♯. SK442833
80550.7 SSW Hopton Heath, Shropshire, The Fire Ring (GF), 8, 0-2-8 (29 kg) in C. Ringing currently not permitted. SO382775
80650.7 SE Twycross, Leicestershire, S James, 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in C. Unringable. SK338049
80750.8 SSE Birmingham, West Midlands, S Laurence, Northfield (GF;T), 10, 14-1-13 (730 kg) in F♯. Fri. [website] SP025793
80850.9 SE Nether Whitacre, Warwickshire, S Giles (T), 6, 10-1-0 (521 kg) in G. Thu. [website] SP231928
80950.9 ESE Sawley, Derbyshire, All Saints, 8, 9-3-4 (497 kg) in G. PN alternates with Long Eaton. Tue (alt). SK472313
81051 NE Emley, West Yorkshire, S Michael Archangel (T), 6, 10-2-12 (539 kg) in G. Mon. SE244133
81151 ESE Ravenstone, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3, 6-1-8 (321 kg) in A♯. Tuning: 1,2,4 of 5. SK401139
81251 E Stapleford, Nottinghamshire, S Helen, 6, 7-1-7 (371 kg) in A. Mon (exc Bank Hols). SK488373
81351 N Broughton, Lancashire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 9-2-8 (486 kg) in F♯. Mon. SD528343
81451.1 SSW Clun, Shropshire, S George, 10, 13-2-1 (686 kg) in F. Thu. SO300805
81551.1 ENE Treeton, South Yorkshire, S Helen, 6, 11-0-21 (568 kg) in G♯. SK432877
81651.2 ESE Diseworth, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 6, 10-2-13 (539 kg) in G. Mon 20:00. SK453245
81751.2 ENE Killamarsh, Derbyshire, S Giles (GF;T), 6, 10-3-26 (558 kg) in F♯. Tuning: 1♯,2-6 of 6. SK461809
81851.3 ESE Lockington, Leicestershire, S Nicholas, 12, 14-1-1 (724 kg) in F. SK467279
81951.3 S Rock, Worcestershire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 12-3-26 (660 kg) in F. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). [website] SO731711
82051.3 E Scarcliffe, Derbyshire, S Leonard (T), 8, 10-3-3 (547 kg) in G. Tue. SK495687
82151.3 ESE Heather, Leicestershire, S John Bapt, 6, 5-1-0 (267 kg) in A♯. Ringing currently not permitted. SK389108
82251.4 SSE Chaddesley Corbett, Worcestershire, S Cassian (T), 8, 15-2-0 (787 kg) in E. Wed. [website] SO891735
82351.4 NNW Kirkham, Lancashire, S Michael, 10, 15-3-24 (811 kg) in E. PN alternates: Kirkham S Michael(Tue); S John(Mon). Tue (alt: check) 18:30. SD426323
82451.4 NNW Kirkham, Lancashire, S John Ev (RC) (T), 6, 14-2-22 (747 kg) in F. PN alternates: Kirkham S Michael(Tue); S John(Mon). Mon (alt: check) 19:00. SD417320
82551.4 N Whalley, Lancashire, S Mary V & All Saints (T), 8, 21-3-19 (1114 kg) in E♭. Tue. SD732361
82651.4 NNE Halifax, West Yorkshire, Minster Ch of S John Bapt, 12, 28-0-14 (1429 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭. Wed. SE097252
82751.4 NE Worsbrough, South Yorkshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). Unringable. SE349026
82851.4 SE Coleshill, Warwickshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 10, 14-0-24 (722 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] SP201890
82951.4 ENE Barlborough, Derbyshire, S James (T), 6, 11-2-16 (591 kg) in F♯. SK476771
83051.5 E Pleasley, Derbyshire, S Michael (T), 5, 15-2-7 (791 kg) in F♯. Mon. SK504645
83151.5 SW Kerry, Powys, Wales, S Michael, 3 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg). One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SO147900
83251.5 SE Sheepy Magna, Leicestershire, All Saints (T), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Mon (exc Bank Hols). SK326013
83351.5 SSW Downton on the Rock, Herefordshire, S Giles, 3 U/R, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G♭. Steel bells; unringable. SO437742
83451.6 ENE Wentworth, South Yorkshire, Holy Trinity, 6, 10-0-12 (513 kg) in G. Thu 19:00. SK383981
83551.7 NNE Halifax, West Yorkshire, All Souls, Haley Hill, 8, 25-1-1 (1283 kg) in D. SE091260
83651.7 SSE Birmingham, West Midlands, S Nicolas, King's Norton, 10, 17-1-6 (879 kg) in E. Tue. [website] SP049789
83751.7 ESE Belton, Leicestershire, S John Bapt (T), 6, 7-3-12 (399 kg) in G♯. Thu PN shared: exc 4: Hathern; 4: Belton. Thu (4th). SK447208
83851.7 ESE Long Eaton, Derbyshire, S Laurence (GF), 8, 6-2-6 (333 kg) in B♭. PN alternates with Sawley. Tue (alt) 19:00. SK491337
83951.8 NNE Brighouse, West Yorkshire, S Martin, 8, 12-3-8 (651 kg) in F♯. Fri. SE143231
84051.8 SE Birmingham, West Midlands, S Giles, Sheldon, 8, 8-1-8 (423 kg) in A♭. SP151846
84151.8 ESE Grace Dieu, Leicestershire, Manor House School Chapel, 6, 1-2-22 (86 kg) in A. Ringing by arrangement noting that the school closed in July 2020. SK437179
84251.8 S Areley Kings, Worcestershire, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 8-1-3 (420 kg) in B♭. Thu 18:45. [website] SO802710
84351.9 SE Shackerstone, Leicestershire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 9-2-11 (488 kg) in G♯. Derelict; unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK374067
84451.9 NNW St Annes on the Sea, Lancashire, S Anne (T), 8, 16-1-19 (834 kg) in F♯. Fri. SD326294
84552 E Nuthall, Nottinghamshire, S Patrick (GF;T), 8, 7-0-8 (359 kg) in A. Tue. SK514444
84652 SE Congerstone, Leicestershire, S Mary V, 5, 6-3-23 (353 kg) in A. Thu (confirm first). SK366054
84752 SE Atherstone, Warwickshire, S Mary (T), 8, 8-1-6 (422 kg) in A. Octagonal tower. Wed (not always: check). [website] SP308979
84852.1 E Bramcote, Nottinghamshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 6, 5-1-14 (273 kg) in B♭. Fri. SK507377
84952.2 ESE Whitwick, Leicestershire, S John Bapt (T), 8, 11-3-12 (602 kg) in F. Mon. SK434161
85052.2 SE Shustoke, Warwickshire, S Cuthbert, 6, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in G♯. Tuning: 2-7 of 8. Tue. [website] SP242909