Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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265189.5 SE Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire, S Peter & S Paul (S;T), 8, 21-2-16 (1100 kg) in E♭. The ringing bells form part of a 9-bell chime. Wed. SP877439
265289.5 ESE Carlton, Bedfordshire, S Mary (T), 6, 9-2-7 (486 kg) in A♭. Fri (alt). SP951548
265389.5 N Warton, Lancashire, S Oswald or Holy Trinity, 3 U/R, 15 cwt (~760 kg). Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SD498723
265489.5 ESE Hemington, Northamptonshire, S Peter & S Paul, 4 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Unringable. [website] TL091849
265589.5 ESE Hargrave, Northamptonshire, All Saints (T), 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♯. Tuning: 2,3,4,6 of 12. TL036706
265689.6 S Malmesbury, Wiltshire, S Paul's Tower (S), 8, 11-0-8 (562 kg) in F. Tower of former church of S Paul (Anglican). Tue 19:00. [website] ST932872
265789.6 ESE Turvey, Bedfordshire, All Saints (T), 8, 19-0-20 (974 kg) in E. Fri. SP940525
265889.7 SSW Caerleon, Newport, Gwent, Wales, S Cadoc, 8, 8-1-21 (429 kg) in B♭. Wed. ST339906
265989.7 N Tunstall, Lancashire, S John Bapt (GF), 3, 15-2-17 (795 kg) in F♯. SD614739
266089.8 S Sherston, Wiltshire, Holy Cross, 6, 8-1-12 (425 kg) in G. ST854860
266189.8 N Kettlewell, North Yorkshire, S Mary (GF;T), 3 U/R, 9-1-10 (474 kg) in A. Unringable. SD971722
266289.8 ESE Chesterton, Cambridgeshire, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1-3 of 4. [website] TL126954
266389.8 SE Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, All Saints, Loughton (GF;S;T), 6, 11-2-14 (591 kg) in G. Mon PN shared: Loughton:1st,3rd,5th; Shenley: 2nd,4th. Mon (1st, 3rd, 5th). SP837378
266489.8 NE Burton upon Stather, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (GF;T), 8, 12-0-26 (621 kg) in F♯. Thu (1st). SE870178
266589.8 SE Whaddon, Buckinghamshire, S Mary, 6, 14-2-21 (746 kg) in G. Thu. SP805340
266689.9 SSE Hannington, Wiltshire, S John Bapt, 6, 10-1-15 (528 kg) in F♯. SU181928
266789.9 ESE Shelton, Bedfordshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable. TL033688
266890 E Deeping St James, Lincolnshire, S James, 6, 16-3-22 (861 kg) in E♭. Fri. TF157095
266990 SE Grendon Underwood, Buckinghamshire, S Leonard, 3, 11-0-12 (564 kg) in F♯. SP677209
267090 NNE Farnham, North Yorkshire, S Oswald (GF;T), 3, 4¾ cwt (~240 kg) in C♯. Ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1-3 of 5. [website] SE348605
267190 S Horton, Gloucestershire, S James Elder (T), 6, 17-0-5 (866 kg) in E. Wed. [website] ST765850
267290 SE Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, S Mary, Shenley (T), 6, 17-1-11 (881 kg) in E♭. Mon PN shared: Loughton:1st,3rd,5th; Shenley: 2nd,4th. Mon (2nd, 4th). SP831367
267390.1 NE Naburn, North Yorkshire, S Matthew, 4 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg). Unringable. SE598453
267490.1 NE Escrick, North Yorkshire, S Helen, 12, 34-2-10 (1757 kg) in C. Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭; tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Tue. SE628431
267590.1 SSE Northmoor, Oxfordshire, S Denys, 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. Mon. SP421028
267690.1 SE Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, Cross & Stable, Downs Barn (T), 8, 6-0-10 (309 kg) in C. SP863404
267790.1 SE Chicheley, Buckinghamshire, S Laurence, 6, 16½ cwt (~840 kg) in F♯. Rung from rood loft. SP904458
267890.1 ESE Alwalton, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew (T), 5, 8-0-8 (410 kg) in G♯. Mon (monthly: check). [website] TL133959
267990.1 ENE Bardney, Lincolnshire, S Laurence, 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G. TF119693
268090.1 E Glinton, Cambridgeshire, S Benedict (GF), 6, 14-3-5 (752 kg) in E. Thu. [website] TF154059
268190.2 ENE Faldingworth, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 3, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A. Also hung for ringing: sanctus bell. TF066847
268290.2 ENE Friesthorpe, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg). Unringable. TF071834
268390.2 ESE Lutton, Northamptonshire, S Peter (GF), 4, 7-0-13 (362 kg) in A. [website] TL112877
268490.2 ESE Molesworth, Cambridgeshire, S Peter (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. [website] TL070758
268590.2 ENE Hibaldstow, Lincolnshire, S Hybald, 3, 7-3-1 (394 kg) in A. SE979026
268690.2 NE Bubwith, East Riding of Yorkshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 7-3-26 (406 kg) in A. SE711361
268790.2 ESE Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, S Peter (T), 8, 9-3-5 (498 kg) in F♯. Tue. SP993595
268890.3 SE Oxford, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas, Marston (T), 6, 4-3-17 (249 kg) in C. Fri. [website] SP527088
268990.3 SE Beckley, Oxfordshire, Assumption of BVM, 5 U/R, 11-1-13 (577 kg) in F♯. Unringable; ropes fall in sequence: 1,2,3,5,4. [website] SP562112
269090.4 SSE Coleshill, Oxfordshire, All Saints, 6, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. PN shared with Shellingford. Thu (2nd). SU235937
269190.4 E Billinghay, Lincolnshire, S Michael, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C. Unringable; tuning: 1,2,4 of 5. TF156549
269290.4 SSE Highworth, Wiltshire, S Michael, 8, 18-0-2 (915 kg) in E. Thu (1st). SU200925
269390.4 SE Piddington, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 5, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. SP639169
269490.5 SSE Buckland, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 8, 14-2-7 (740 kg) in E. Wed (with exceptions). SU342982
269590.5 ESE Melchbourne, Bedfordshire, S Mary Magd, 4, 12-1-2 (623 kg) in F♯. TL028653
269690.5 NNE Allerton Mauleverer, North Yorkshire, S Martin, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise. SE415579
269790.5 SE Little Horwood, Buckinghamshire, S Nicholas, 5, 9-2-22 (493 kg) in G. Future plans: to be augmented to 6; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way; county books / pNBR info discrepant. SP790308
269890.5 SSE Faringdon, Oxfordshire, All Saints, 8, 17-1-7 (880 kg) in E. Mon. SU288957
269990.5 ESE Covington, Cambridgeshire, All Saints (GF), 4, 7-1-20 (377 kg) in B♭. Thu 18:30. [website] TL054707
270090.5 SSE Broad Blunsdon, Wiltshire, S Leonard (T), 8, 5-1-15 (274 kg) in B♭. Mon (1st, 3rd, 5th). SU152907