Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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5151130.5 S Manston, Dorset, S Nicholas, 5, 6-3-18 (351 kg) in A♯. [website] ST816150
5152130.5 SSW Monksilver, Somerset, All Saints (GF), 5, 9-2-27 (495 kg) in G. [website] ST072374
5153130.6 E Haveringland, Norfolk, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 7-2-4 (383 kg) in A. Unringable; round tower. TG151209
5154130.6 S Iwerne Minster, Dorset, S Mary, 6, 14-1-12 (729 kg) in E♭. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. [website] ST868144
5155130.6 E Sheringham, Norfolk, All Saints, Upper Sheringham (T), 6, 6-0-1 (305 kg) in B♭. Tue. TG144418
5156130.6 ESE Old Newton, Suffolk, S Mary (T), 5, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Tue (2nd, 4th). [website] TM059624
5157130.6 SSW Trent, Dorset, S Andrew, 6, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E. Mon. [website] ST589185
5158130.6 SSE Dunsfold, Surrey, S Mary & All Saints (GF), 6, 10-3-21 (556 kg) in A♭. Fri. SU998363
5159130.7 ESE Stowmarket, Suffolk, S Peter & S Mary (S;T), 8, 20-0-27 (1028 kg) in D. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; future plans: to become 10; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. [website] TM049586
5160130.7 S Fordingbridge, Hampshire, S Mary, 8, 13-2-1 (686 kg) in F. Thu. [website] SU145138
5161130.7 S North Stoneham, Hampshire, S Nicolas (GF), 10, 10-1-16 (528 kg) in G. Tue. [website] SU440173
5162130.7 SSW West Monkton, Somerset, S Augustine (T), 8, 17-3-11 (907 kg) in D♯. County books / pNBR info discrepant. Thu. [website] ST262284
5163130.7 SSW Cothelstone, Somerset, S Thomas of Canterbury, 6 U/R, 18-1-25 (938 kg) in E. Unringable; tuning: 2-7 of 10. [website] ST181318
5164130.7 SE St Paul's Cray, Greater London, His Royal Majesty House, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in D. Former church of S Paulinus (Anglican) (until 2002); derelict; unringable. [website] TQ473690
5165130.8 SSE Steep, Hampshire, All Saints, 6, 6-0-13 (311 kg) in B♭. PN alternates with Froxfield. Tue (2nd, 4th: check). [website] SU745253
5166130.8 SSE Milland, West Sussex, S Luke (GF), 6, 11-2-3 (586 kg) in F♯. Thu. SU824282
5167130.9 SE Merstham, Surrey, S Katharine (GF), 8, 13½ cwt (~690 kg) in F♯. ART Teaching Centre: Collaborative Bell Skills, East Surrey; tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. [website] TQ290538
5168130.9 S Cranborne, Dorset, S Mary & S Bartholomew, 8, 17-0-21 (873 kg) in F. Mon. [website] SU054132
5169130.9 SSE Cranleigh, Surrey, S Nicolas (T), 8, 16-2-22 (848 kg) in F. Tue. TQ059391
5170130.9 SSW Kingston St Mary, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 16-2-2 (839 kg) in E. Tue. [website] ST222297
5171131 SE St Mary Cray, Greater London, S Mary, 6, 11-3-21 (606 kg) in G. Thu. [website] TQ472683
5172131.1 ESE Kersey, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 8, 14-2-2 (738 kg) in F. Thu. [website] TM001439
5173131.1 SE Reigate, Surrey, S Mark, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). Steel bells; unringable. TQ254508
5174131.1 SSW Ash, Somerset, Holy Trinity, 6, 6-1-20 (327 kg) in B. Thu 20:00. [website] ST472207
5175131.1 E Little Melton, Norfolk, All Saints, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Unringable. TG153069
5176131.1 ESE Combs, Suffolk, S Mary, 4 U/R, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; one or more bells not hung; unringable; future plans: To be augmented to 10 using the 8 from Hunslet, Leeds & 2 trebles in a new frame. The 4 existing bells will be hung dead for chiming in the existing frame; tuning: 1,3-5 of 5. [website] TM051569
5177131.1 SSW North Curry, Somerset, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 16-3-24 (862 kg) in F. One bell (or more) from ring unringable: 6th; only limited ringing allowed. [website] ST319255
5178131.1 SSE Ewhurst, Surrey, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 11-1-8 (575 kg) in G♯. Wed. [website] TQ091404
5179131.2 E Tibenham, Norfolk, All Saints, 6, 18-1-3 (929 kg) in E♭. TM134899
5180131.2 S Stourton Caundle, Dorset, S Peter (GF), 4, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. [website] ST714152
5181131.3 SSW Tintinhull, Somerset, S Margaret (T), 5, 12-2-23 (645 kg) in F. Fri. [website] ST498197
5182131.3 E Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, All Saints, 5 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Unringable. TM146976
5183131.3 S Sherborne, Dorset, Abbey Ch of S Mary V, 8, 46-0-5 (2339 kg) in B♭. The heaviest ring of eight bells. Tue. [website] ST638165
5184131.3 ESE Diss, Norfolk, S Mary, 8, 22-2-17 (1151 kg) in D. Mon. TM117800
5185131.3 SSE East Meon, Hampshire, All Saints, 10, 18-0-12 (920 kg) in E. Fri. [website] SU680222
5186131.3 SSW Nether Compton, Dorset, S Nicholas (GF), 5, 12-1-6 (625 kg) in F. [website] ST598172
5187131.4 SE East Hanningfield, Essex, All Saints (GF), 3, 6-0-6 (308 kg) in B. TL770012
5188131.4 SSW Wootton Courtenay, Somerset, All Saints (GF), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. [website] SS938434
5189131.4 S Sturminster Newton, Dorset, S Mary, 6, 16-0-18 (821 kg) in E♭. Wed (with exceptions). [website] ST787139
5190131.4 ESE Palgrave, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 8, 7¾ cwt (~390 kg) in A♭. Thu. [website] TM115784
5191131.4 ESE Inworth, Essex, All Saints, 6, 5-1-2 (268 kg) in B. Tue. TL879178
5192131.4 SSW Porlock, Somerset, S Dubricius (T), 6, 9-3-23 (506 kg) in G. Wed (not always: check). [website] SS886466
5193131.4 S Tarrant Gunville, Dorset, S Mary, 3 U/R, 9-2-25 (494 kg) in B. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3. ST925126
5194131.5 SSW Kingsbury Episcopi, Somerset, S Martin, 6, 17-0-11 (869 kg) in E. Wed. [website] ST436210
5195131.5 SE Downham, Essex, S Margaret (T), 6, 7-3-0 (394 kg) in B♭. Thu 20:00. TQ730952
5196131.6 SSW Timberscombe, Somerset, S Petroc (GF), 8, 12-0-24 (621 kg) in G. Thu. [website] SS955420
5197131.6 SE Dartford, Kent, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 18-2-1 (940 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] TQ544740
5198131.6 SSW Over Compton, Dorset, S Michael, 4 U/R, 11-3-1 (597 kg) in F♯. Unringable. [website] ST594169
5199131.6 N Willington, Durham, S Stephen (T), 5, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Steel bells. NZ209351
5200131.6 SE Reigate, Surrey, S Mary Magd, 10, 18-3-10 (957 kg) in D. Wed. [website] TQ259501