Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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4201125.3 SSW Brent Knoll, Somerset, S Michael (T), 6, 20-3-0 (1054 kg) in D. PN rotates: Brent Knoll; East Brent; Lympsham. Tue (rotates: see website). [website] ST335507
4202125.3 SSE Baughurst, Hampshire, S Stephen, 6, 6-1-15 (324 kg) in B. Wed. [website] SU582599
4203125.4 SE Hertford, Hertfordshire, All Saints (T), 10, 25-0-25 (1281 kg) in D. [website] TL327124
4204125.4 ESE West Wratting, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew, 6, 7-1-6 (371 kg) in G. Thu. [website] TL605523
4205125.4 S Marston Bigot, Somerset, S Leonard, 8, 7-0-21 (365 kg) in B. Thu (1st, 4th). [website] ST755449
4206125.4 SE Bushey Heath, Hertfordshire, S Peter, 8, 11-2-3 (586 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] TQ145944
4207125.4 E Castle Acre, Norfolk, S James, 6, 10-3-16 (553 kg) in G♯. PN shared with Swaffham. Fri (last). TF815150
4208125.4 SSE Wolverton, Hampshire, S Catherine, 6, 8-2-23 (442 kg) in A♭. Fri. [website] SU551585
4209125.4 SSE Silchester, Hampshire, S Mary (GF), 5, 7-0-1 (356 kg) in B♭. Tue. [website] SU643623
4210125.4 ESE Wendens Ambo, Essex, S Mary V (GF), 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G♯. TL512363
4211125.5 SE Ridge, Hertfordshire, S Margaret, 6, 11-0-24 (570 kg) in G. Fri 17:45. [website] TL213004
4212125.5 SSE Arborfield, Berkshire, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 11-2-24 (595 kg) in G. Fri. [website] SU757678
4213125.5 S Figheldean, Wiltshire, S Michael & All Angels, 3 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G♭. Unringable; anticlockwise; No stays or sliders; tower unsafe; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SU152474
4214125.5 SSE North Tidworth, Wiltshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 9-0-18 (465 kg) in G. C16 historic bellframe (listed) remains in situ higher in tower. [website] SU234490
4215125.5 SE South Mimms, Hertfordshire, S Giles (T), 6, 11-0-12 (564 kg) in G. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Thu 19:00. [website] TL222011
4216125.5 ESE Stetchworth, Cambridgeshire, S Peter, 5 U/R, 15-1-18 (783 kg) in F♯. Unringable; tower unsafe. [website] TL642590
4217125.5 ESE Mildenhall, Suffolk, S Mary, 10, 16-3-23 (861 kg) in E♭. Tue (see tower website). [website] TL710746
4218125.6 ESE Eriswell, Suffolk, S Laurence, 5, 3-0-16 (160 kg) in D. [website] TL723780
4219125.7 SSE Tadley, Hampshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders. SU597599
4220125.7 SE Albury, Hertfordshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 13-2-25 (697 kg) in F. Mon. [website] TL435247
4221125.7 ESE Weston Colville, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (GF), 5 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable. [website] TL616531
4222125.7 SSE Beech Hill, Berkshire, S Mary V (GF), 3 U/R, 2¾ cwt (~140 kg) in F. Unringable. SU697643
4223125.7 S Wedmore, Somerset, S Mary (T), 8, 30-0-5 (1526 kg) in C♯. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Fri 09:30. [website] ST434479
4224125.8 SE Wicken Bonhunt, Essex, S Margaret, 3 U/R, 13-3-14 (705 kg). Unringable; tuning: 1,7,8 of 8. TL498333
4225125.8 SSE Binfield, Berkshire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 9-0-2 (458 kg) in G. Mon. SU845721
4226125.8 S Orcheston, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 7-1-25 (380 kg) in B♭. [website] SU058456
4227125.8 S Wells, Somerset, Cath Ch of S Andrew (T), 10, 56-1-14 (2864 kg) in C. The heaviest ring of ten bells. Fri (1st: check). [website] ST551458
4228125.9 SE Ware, Hertfordshire, S Mary V (S;T), 8, 21-3-16 (1112 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] TL356144
4229126 SE Boveney, Buckinghamshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 3 U/R, 6-0-5 (307 kg) in B♭. Unringable; No stays or sliders; No mains electricity. SU940776
4230126 ESE Brinkley, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 13-1-1 (674 kg) in F. Mon (1st, 3rd). [website] TL629548
4231126 ESE Saffron Walden, Essex, S Mary V (S), 12, 22-2-24 (1154 kg) in D. Tue. [website] TL537386
4232126 SW Laugharne, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Martin, 6, 7-3-22 (404 kg) in B♭. Mon 19:00. SN302114
4233126 S Wells, Somerset, S Cuthbert (T), 8, 27-1-2 (1385 kg) in D♭. Fri (exc 1st: check). [website] ST546456
4234126.1 ESE Burrough Green, Cambridgeshire, S Augustine of Canterbury (GF), 5 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in C. Unringable. [website] TL635554
4235126.1 ESE Barton Mills, Suffolk, S Mary, 3 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. TL716738
4236126.2 S Wookey, Somerset, S Matthew, 6, 11-2-26 (596 kg) in G. Wed. [website] ST518457
4237126.2 WSW Nevern, Pembrokeshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Brynach, 6 U/R, 7-3-1 (394 kg) in B. Unringable; future plans: to become 10; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way; tower unsafe. SN083400
4238126.2 SE Slough, Berkshire, S Mary, Upton cum Chalvey, 10, 17-2-4 (891 kg) in E. SU976796
4239126.2 SSE Wokingham, Berkshire, S Paul, 8, 15-2-7 (791 kg) in F. Tue. SU805689
4240126.3 S Orcheston, Wiltshire, S George (GF), 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. No mains electricity. [website] SU059448
4241126.3 SE Elstree, Hertfordshire, S Nicholas (GF;T), 6, 6-1-26 (329 kg) in C. [website] TQ178953
4242126.3 E North Creake, Norfolk, S Mary, 8, 11-2-22 (594 kg) in F♯. Fri. TF853377
4243126.3 E Swaffham, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 15-2-23 (798 kg) in E. Fri (monthly: check). TF820089
4244126.4 S Chitterne, Wiltshire, All Saints, 5, 6-2-13 (336 kg) in B. [website] ST991440
4245126.4 SE Rickling, Essex, All Saints, 5, 5-1-18 (275 kg) in A. TL498315
4246126.4 ESE Kennett, Cambridgeshire, S Nicholas (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. [website] TL699683
4247126.4 SSE Swallowfield, Berkshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 7-0-23 (366 kg) in A♭. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. SU731647
4248126.4 E South Creake, Norfolk, S Mary V (GF), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. One bell (or more) from ring hung dead : treble; derelict; unringable. TF855362
4249126.4 S Croscombe, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 17-1-4 (878 kg) in E♭. [website] ST590444
4250126.4 ESE Bartlow, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; round tower. [website] TL585451