Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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290194.5 SE Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 10-2-24 (544 kg) in F♯. Steel bells. SP740169
290294.5 ESE Buckworth, Cambridgeshire, All Saints, 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. One bell (or more) from ring hung for swing chiming with levers: treble; one or more bells not hung; unringable. [website] TL148767
290394.5 NNW Dalton in Furness, Cumbria, S Mary, 10, 21-2-25 (1104 kg) in D. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Tue. SD225738
290494.5 SSE Uffington, Oxfordshire, S Mary, 6, 12-3-17 (655 kg) in E♭. Tue (with exceptions). SU302893
290594.6 ESE Conington, Cambridgeshire, All Saints, 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. [website] TL180858
290694.6 ESE Clapham, Bedfordshire, S Thomas of Canterbury (T), 6, 5-3-20 (301 kg) in B♭. Fri. TL033524
290794.7 SSE Swindon, Wiltshire, Christ Church (T), 10, 21-3-9 (1109 kg) in D. Tue. SU157839
290894.7 SE Hulcote, Bedfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♯. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: non-diatonic. SP944388
290994.7 NNE Boroughbridge, North Yorkshire, S James (T), 6, 12-3-22 (658 kg) in F. SE397665
291094.7 SE Wheatley, Oxfordshire, Leigh End (GF), 8, 0-2-8 (29 kg) in C. SP605056
291194.7 SE Bow Brickhill, Buckinghamshire, All Saints (GF), 4 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; No stays or sliders; tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 5. SP911344
291294.8 E Coningsby, Lincolnshire, S Michael & All Angels (S), 6, 10-1-3 (522 kg) in G. Tue. TF222580
291394.8 S Frenchay, Gloucestershire, S John Bapt (T), 6, 4-1-3 (217 kg) in E♭. Mon (exc 2nd). [website] ST639774
291494.8 NNW Cartmel, Cumbria, Priory Ch of S Mary V, 6, 11-1-24 (582 kg) in G. Also original back 4 making an alternative 6, tenor 15cwt in G. Fri (2nd, 4th). [website] SD379787
291594.8 SE Chilton, Buckinghamshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 7-3-14 (400 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line. SP686116
291694.9 NNE Aldborough, North Yorkshire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 11-1-0 (572 kg) in G. [website] SE405664
291794.9 N Barbon, Cumbria, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 7-1-25 (380 kg) in A. Thu 17:30. SD630824
291894.9 E Surfleet, Lincolnshire, S Laurence (GF), 12, 12-0-9 (614 kg) in F♯. Tue (1st). TF251282
291995 S Sutton Benger, Wiltshire, All Saints, 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable. ST947787
292095 E Spalding, Lincolnshire, S Mary & S Nicolas (GF;T), 8, 15-1-12 (780 kg) in F♯. Wed 19:00. TF250224
292195 SSW Michaelston-y-Fedw, Newport, Gwent, Wales, S Michael (T), 8, 7-3-0 (394 kg) in A. ST240846
292295 SW Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Teilo (T), 6, 11-2-11 (589 kg) in G♯. SN629222
292395 NE Elvington, North Yorkshire, Holy Trinity, 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Unringable. SE701474
292495.1 SE Stoke Hammond, Buckinghamshire, S Luke (GF), 3 U/R, 10-1-19 (529 kg) in G♯. Unringable; rung from chancel crossing. SP879297
292595.1 ESE Kempston, Bedfordshire, All Saints, 10, 21-1-17 (1087 kg) in E. Wed. [website] TL015479
292695.1 E Crowland, Lincolnshire, Abbey Ch of S Mary, S Bartholomew, & S Guthlac (GF;T), 6, 9-2-8 (486 kg) in G. Long draught c. 70ft of rope. Fri (not always: check). TF241103
292795.1 SSE Radley, Oxfordshire, S James Gt, 6, 5-2-27 (292 kg) in B. Thu. SU521993
292895.1 SSE Denchworth, Oxfordshire, S James, 4 U/R, 4-3-3 (243 kg) in D♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. SU380917
292995.1 N Milnthorpe, Cumbria, S Thomas (T), 6, 11-0-14 (565 kg) in G. Thu 20:00. SD498815
293095.1 NNE Ripon, North Yorkshire, Cath Ch of S Peter & S Wilfrid (S), 12, 23-0-24 (1179 kg) in E♭. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. Wed (website->access info). [website] SE314711
293195.1 ENE Claxby, Lincolnshire, S Mary, 5, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. TF111945
293295.1 NE Sutton upon Derwent, East Riding of Yorkshire, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 6-2-11 (335 kg) in B♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SE705473
293395.2 S Bristol, City of Bristol, Holy Trinity, Westbury on Trym (S;T), 6, 21-0-27 (1079 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] ST573774
293495.2 ENE East Barkwith, Lincolnshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. TF165814
293595.2 SSW Pentre, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Peter (T), 8, 26-3-10 (1363 kg) in E♭. No regular ringing. SS969961
293695.2 SSE West Hanney, Oxfordshire, S James Gt (GF), 6, 18-1-9 (931 kg) in E. Wed. SU406928
293795.3 ESE Bolnhurst, Bedfordshire, S Dunstan (GF), 4, 8-0-0 (406 kg) in B♭. TL080586
293895.3 S Christian Malford, Wiltshire, All Saints (T), 6 U/R, 12-2-27 (647 kg) in F♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. ST959784
293995.3 S Pucklechurch, Gloucestershire, S Thomas a Becket, 6, 12-1-14 (629 kg) in E♭. Mon (2nd, 4th). [website] ST699765
294095.3 SE Stewkley, Buckinghamshire, S Michael & All Angels, 8, 10-0-16 (515 kg) in F. SP852261
294195.3 SE Ickford, Buckinghamshire, S Nicholas, 3, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. SP645073
294295.3 NNE Kirkby Malzeard, North Yorkshire, S Andrew (T), 6, 16-3-0 (851 kg) in F. Thu 19:00. [website] SE235745
294395.4 SE Whitchurch, Buckinghamshire, S John Ev (GF), 6, 12-3-18 (656 kg) in F. Tue. SP802208
294495.4 NNE Shipton, North Yorkshire, Holy Evangelist (GF), 3 U/R, 5-0-3 (255 kg) in D. Unringable; Hung for dead-rope ringing. SE553589
294595.4 SSW Eglwysilan, Caerphilly, Gwent, Wales, S Ilan, 3 U/R, 6¾ cwt (~340 kg). Derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. ST106890
294695.4 SSW St Brides Wentloog, Newport, Gwent, Wales, S Bridget, 6 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A. One bell (or more) from ring hung dead : tenor; derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. ST292823
294795.5 SE Little Brickhill, Buckinghamshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 3 U/R, 6¾ cwt (~340 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1,3,5 of 6. SP910324
294895.5 ESE Wootton, Bedfordshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 14-3-26 (761 kg) in F. TL003450
294995.5 S Bristol, City of Bristol, Holy Trinity, Horfield (T), 5, 6-3-14 (349 kg) in B♭. Mon. [website] ST591767
295095.5 ESE Little Staughton, Bedfordshire, All Saints, 5, 10-2-20 (542 kg) in G♯. Anticlockwise. Mon. TL107629