Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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215178.3 SE Westcot Barton, Oxfordshire, S Edward Conf (GF), 3, 6-0-1 (305 kg) in C. Ropes fall in a straight line; half wheels; no sliders but instead has fixed 'rests' that impede backstrokes. SP430256
215278.3 SSE Great Barrington, Gloucestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-0-3 (408 kg) in B♭. [website] SP205134
215378.4 SE Blisworth, Northamptonshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 12-2-25 (646 kg) in F. SP725534
215478.4 S St Briavels, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 8, 10-2-2 (534 kg) in F♯. Mon (1st, 3rd). [website] SO558046
215578.5 S Trellech, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Nicholas (T), 6, 7-1-8 (372 kg) in A. Mon. SO500054
215678.5 ESE Geddington, Northamptonshire, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 11-3-17 (605 kg) in F♯. SP895830
215778.5 S Slimbridge, Gloucestershire, S John Ev, 6, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in F♯. [website] SO740035
215878.5 SE North Aston, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 6-1-26 (329 kg) in B. SP480289
215978.5 ESE Pytchley, Northamptonshire, All Saints (T), 5, 8-0-0 (406 kg) in G. Fri (term only) 19:00. SP859747
216078.6 ESE Weekley, Northamptonshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 8-0-10 (411 kg) in A♭. SP888809
216178.6 SE Syresham, Northamptonshire, S James (T), 5, 9-0-10 (462 kg) in G♯. Anticlockwise. Thu (last). SP630419
216278.6 ESE Weston Favell, Northamptonshire, S Peter (GF), 5, 8-3-26 (456 kg) in G♯. Tuning: 1-5 of 8. Thu 20:00. SP788619
216378.6 SE Whitfield, Northamptonshire, S John Ev (GF), 6, 7-0-26 (367 kg) in B♭. Fri. SP607395
216478.6 ESE Sywell, Northamptonshire, S Peter & S Paul, 3, 6-0-13 (311 kg) in B. Ropes fall in a straight line. SP821672
216578.7 SE Hardingstone, Northamptonshire, S Edmund (T), 5, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. SP763578
216678.7 SE Towcester, Northamptonshire, S Lawrence (S), 12, 23-1-16 (1188 kg) in E. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Fri 20:00. [website] SP693486
216778.7 E Ancaster, Lincolnshire, S Martin, 5, 12-2-8 (639 kg) in F. Thu (not always: check). SK982435
216878.8 SE Souldern, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 7-3-6 (396 kg) in G. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Thu. SP522316
216978.8 ESE Stanion, Northamptonshire, S Peter (GF), 6, 11-1-4 (573 kg) in G. SP914868
217078.8 SE Croughton, Northamptonshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 9-3-18 (503 kg) in G. Tue (1st, 3rd, 5th). SP545335
217178.8 SE Collingtree, Northamptonshire, S Columba (GF), 5, 12-2-2 (636 kg) in G. SP750557
217278.8 S Leonard Stanley, Gloucestershire, S Swithun (GF;T), 6, 13-3-1 (699 kg) in F♯. Rung from chancel crossing. Thu. [website] SO802032
217378.8 NNW Thurnham, Lancashire, S Thomas & S Elizabeth (RC), 5 U/R, 7-2-6 (384 kg) in A. Unringable. SD465543
217478.9 NE Monk Fryston, North Yorkshire, S Wilfrid of Ripon, 3 U/R, 7¾ cwt (~390 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,2,4 of 5. SE505297
217578.9 SSW Llanover, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Bartholomew, 5, 5-2-24 (290 kg) in C. No regular ringing. SO317094
217678.9 SE Easton Neston, Northamptonshire, S Mary (GF), 8, 9-2-6 (485 kg) in G. Tue 20:00. SP702491
217778.9 ENE Welbourn, Lincolnshire, S Chad (GF), 8, 11-0-25 (570 kg) in G. SK968545
217878.9 SE Brackley, Northamptonshire, S Peter, 8, 13-2-27 (698 kg) in F. Mon. SP591373
217979 E Castle Bytham, Lincolnshire, S James, 3, 7-1-6 (371 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK988183
218079 ENE Stow, Lincolnshire, S Mary (T), 8, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in G. Fri. SK881820
218179 NNE Barwick in Elmet, West Yorkshire, All Saints (T), 6, 12-3-8 (651 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] SE400374
218279 SSE Taynton, Oxfordshire, S John Ev, 6, 6-0-27 (317 kg) in B♭. SP234135
218379 ESE Wakerley, Northamptonshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise. SP956992
218479 ESE Weldon, Northamptonshire, S Mary, 8, 8-3-26 (456 kg) in A♭. SP927893
218579.1 E Swayfield, Lincolnshire, S Nicholas, 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. SK993226
218679.1 SE Wootton, Northamptonshire, S George M (GF), 6, 13-2-21 (695 kg) in E♭. Tue. SP762565
218779.1 SSE Kiddington, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. SP411229
218879.1 ESE Warkton, Northamptonshire, S Edmund (T), 6, 8-0-11 (411 kg) in A♭. Thu. SP892798
218979.1 SSE Charlbury, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. [website] SP355194
219079.2 ESE Orlingbury, Northamptonshire, S Mary, 6, 10-2-18 (542 kg) in F. Tue. SP859723
219179.2 ENE Willingham by Stow, Lincolnshire, S Helen (GF), 6, 12-0-4 (611 kg) in G. Wed. SK874845
219279.2 SE Somerton, Oxfordshire, S James Ap (GF;T), 8, 11-3-23 (607 kg) in F. SP496286
219379.3 ESE Great Billing, Northamptonshire, S Andrew (T), 3, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G. SP807629
219479.3 S Lydney, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 10, 13-2-7 (689 kg) in F. PN shared Staunton; Newland; Lydney; Ruardean. Thu (3rd). [website] SO633025
219579.3 SE Steeple Barton, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 5, 9-3-1 (496 kg) in A♭. SP448248
219679.4 NE Thorne, South Yorkshire, S Nicholas, 8, 14-1-14 (730 kg) in F♯. SE689132
219779.4 NNE Leathley, North Yorkshire, S Oswald (GF), 4, 7-1-14 (375 kg) in A. SE231470
219879.4 S Woodchester, Gloucestershire, S Mary, 6, 9-3-23 (506 kg) in G. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). [website] SO839026
219979.4 SSE Daglingworth, Gloucestershire, Holy Rood, 4 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B♭. Unringable - modified for chiming only but ringing fittings remain in tower; anticlockwise. [website] SO993049
220079.5 ENE Upton, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 6, 10-3-18 (554 kg) in G. Thu. SK868867