Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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280192.7 SSE Swindon, Wiltshire, S Mary, Rodbourne Cheney (T), 6, 8-0-7 (410 kg) in A♭. Mon (exc 2nd). SU140867
280292.7 S Coalpit Heath, Gloucestershire, S Saviour (GF), 8, 10-0-6 (511 kg) in G. Wed. [website] ST673807
280392.7 SE Mursley, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 9-0-20 (466 kg) in G. SP817285
280492.7 SE Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, S Thomas Ap, Simpson (T), 6, 7-1-7 (371 kg) in A. Thu (alt). SP883362
280592.7 N Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria, S Mary V (T), 6, 12-1-23 (633 kg) in F♯. SD611788
280692.7 ESE Milton Ernest, Bedfordshire, All Saints, 6, 9-1-1 (470 kg) in G. TL019561
280792.8 SE Oakley, Buckinghamshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♯. Tuning: 1-3 of 5. SP641122
280892.8 ENE Brigg, Lincolnshire, S John Ev (T), 6, 8-2-7 (435 kg) in A. Thu. TA000071
280992.8 SSW Bassaleg, Newport, Gwent, Wales, S Basil, 8, 14-1-17 (732 kg) in F. ST277871
281092.8 SE Wotton Underwood, Buckinghamshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A. SP688159
281192.8 NNW Barrow in Furness, Cumbria, S James Gt (S;T), 8, 12-0-24 (621 kg) in F. Wed. [website] SD194699
281292.9 SE Newton Longville, Buckinghamshire, S Faith (T), 8, 11-0-2 (560 kg) in G. Thu. SP847314
281392.9 ESE Glatton, Cambridgeshire, S Nicholas, 4 U/R, 7-1-8 (372 kg) in B♭. Unringable. [website] TL153861
281493 ESE Leighton Bromswold, Cambridgeshire, S Mary, 5, 21-1-4 (1081 kg) in E♭. [website] TL115752
281593 SSE South Marston, Wiltshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 12-2-14 (641 kg) in F♯. Only limited ringing allowed following issues with the tenor headstock; PN shared with Stratton St Margaret. SU195879
281693 NE Appleby, Lincolnshire, S Bartholomew, 6 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Unringable. SE953150
281793 ESE Stagsden, Bedfordshire, S Leonard (GF), 6, 10-2-18 (542 kg) in G. Tue. SP982490
281893 NE Winterton, Lincolnshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 9-1-23 (480 kg) in G♯. Thu (exc 1st). SE928185
281993 S Dauntsey, Wiltshire, S James Gt (GF), 5, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in E. Tue. ST979824
282093 ESE Woodston, Cambridgeshire, S Augustine of Canterbury (GF;T), 6, 8-1-6 (422 kg) in A. [website] TL185977
282193 SSE Longcot, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (GF), 8, 8-1-24 (430 kg) in A♭. Fri. SU273907
282293.1 SSE Stanford in the Vale, Oxfordshire, S Denys, 8, 8-1-17 (427 kg) in G♯. Tue. SU341934
282393.1 SSE Oxford, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, Iffley (T), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Wed. [website] SP527034
282493.2 E Deeping St Nicholas, Lincolnshire, S Nicholas (T), 6, 6-0-22 (315 kg) in B. Tue. TF216161
282593.2 SSE Stratton St Margaret, Wiltshire, S Margaret of Antioch (GF), 8, 8-1-17 (427 kg) in G. Wed. SU179871
282693.2 N Casterton, Cumbria, Holy Trinity (GF), 3 U/R, 5-0-3 (255 kg) in D. The ringing bells form part of a 6-bell chime; unringable. SD624796
282793.2 SSW Machen, Newport, Gwent, Wales, S Michael, Lower Machen, 8, 12-0-0 (610 kg) in G. Fri. ST227880
282893.2 ESE Oakley, Bedfordshire, S Mary (T), 6, 10-0-2 (509 kg) in G. Fri. TL010529
282993.2 ESE Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, S John Bapt (T), 8, 25-2-22 (1305 kg) in C. [website] TL190986
283093.2 ESE Hamerton, Cambridgeshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 9-1-20 (479 kg) in F♯. [website] TL137796
283193.2 SSE Lydiard Tregoze, Wiltshire, S Mary, 6, 11-2-20 (593 kg) in F♯. Thu. SU103847
283293.3 S Littleton Drew, Wiltshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 7-2-0 (381 kg) in A♭. Unringable; future plans: to become 6; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way; anticlockwise. ST831801
283393.3 SSE Shrivenham, Oxfordshire, S Andrew (T), 10, 13-0-2 (661 kg) in F. Mon. SU240890
283493.3 E Quadring, Lincolnshire, S Margaret (GF), 6, 9-3-0 (495 kg) in F♯. Tue (4th: Apr-Oct). TF224341
283593.3 ENE Langton by Wragby, Lincolnshire, S Giles, 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in A. Derelict; unringable; not well in tune. TF149768
283693.3 S Wapley, Gloucestershire, S Peter (GF), 6, 8-0-16 (414 kg) in A. Mon. [website] ST713797
283793.3 NE York, North Yorkshire, Jalou York (GF), 6, 9-0-4 (459 kg) in G♯. Former church of S John Ev, Ouse Bridge or Micklegate; ringing prohibited. SE601516
283893.3 NE York, North Yorkshire, All Saints, North Street (GF), 8, 7-2-2 (382 kg) in A. Sun 16:30. SE600517
283993.3 S Westerleigh, Gloucestershire, S James Gt, 6, 20-2-1 (1042 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] ST699796
284093.3 NNW Flookburgh, Cumbria, S John Bapt, 8, 16-3-21 (860 kg) in F. Fri. SD365760
284193.4 ESE Yaxley, Cambridgeshire, S Peter (T), 6, 13-3-24 (709 kg) in F. Fri. [website] TL176918
284293.4 SSE Oxford, Oxfordshire, S James, Cowley (GF), 6, 5-3-3 (293 kg) in C. Thu. [website] SP539038
284393.4 NE York, North Yorkshire, Spurriergate Centre (T), 6, 8-2-14 (438 kg) in A. Former church of S Michael, Spurriergate. Sun (term only) 18:45. SE602516
284493.4 ENE North Kelsey, Lincolnshire, All Hallows (GF), 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1-3 of 4. TA044015
284593.4 ESE Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, Cath Ch of S Peter, S Paul, & S Andrew (T), 12, 21-1-20 (1089 kg) in E. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Mon (exc Aug). [website] TL193986
284693.4 NE York, North Yorkshire, York St Mary's (visual art venue) (GF), 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Former church of S Mary, Castlegate; building owned by York Museums Trust; unringable. SE604516
284793.4 SE Dorton, Buckinghamshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Anticlockwise. SP678139
284893.4 E Bicker, Lincolnshire, S Swithin (T), 8, 7-3-15 (401 kg) in A♭. Tue (3rd: Apr-Oct). TF224378
284993.4 SE Quainton, Buckinghamshire, Holy Cross & S Mary (GF;T), 8, 17-1-26 (888 kg) in E♭. SP749201
285093.4 NE York, North Yorkshire, S Martin le Grand, Coney Street (GF;T), 8, 10-1-23 (531 kg) in G♯. SE601518