Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire, S Nicholas (S), 8, 11-1-5 (574 kg) in G. Tue 20:00. [website] SK079245
22.2 W Blithfield, Staffordshire, S Leonard (GF), 6, 8-2-22 (442 kg) in A. SK044239
33 ESE Hoar Cross, Staffordshire, Holy Angels, 6, 28-1-17 (1443 kg) in D♭. SK124230
43.2 SW Colton, Staffordshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 8-0-19 (415 kg) in A. Fri. SK047204
53.5 E Newborough, Staffordshire, All Saints, 5 U/R, 7-2-6 (384 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tower unsafe. SK135253
64.3 SSW Rugeley, Staffordshire, S Augustine, 6, 7-2-26 (393 kg) in G. Thu. SK045185
74.7 WSW Colwich, Staffordshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 7-2-10 (386 kg) in A. Thu. SK010211
84.7 S Mavesyn Ridware, Staffordshire, S Nicholas (T), 8, 8-3-7 (448 kg) in A. Thu. SK081168
95 S Armitage, Staffordshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 4-2-20 (238 kg) in C. Mon. SK077164
105 WNW Stowe by Chartley, Staffordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 11-2-22 (594 kg) in F. Thu. SK003273
115.1 SE Yoxall, Staffordshire, S Peter (T), 6, 12-2-27 (647 kg) in F. Wed. SK141190
125.3 NE Marchington, Staffordshire, S Peter (T), 6, 10-1-24 (532 kg) in G. Mon. SK137307
135.4 SSE King's Bromley, Staffordshire, All Saints, 6, 10-3-23 (557 kg) in G. SK121170
145.5 NNW Bramshall, Staffordshire, S Laurence, 3, 4-1-2 (217 kg) in C. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SK061332
155.6 N Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, S Mary, 8, 17-3-1 (902 kg) in E♭. Only limited ringing allowed. SK093334
166.1 ENE Hanbury, Staffordshire, S Werburgh (T), 8, 13-2-11 (691 kg) in F. SK170279
176.3 NNE Doveridge, Derbyshire, S Cuthbert (GF;T), 5, 9-2-15 (489 kg) in G. SK113341
186.3 W Ingestre, Staffordshire, S Mary V, 6, 12-3-14 (654 kg) in F. Anticlockwise. SJ976246
196.4 E Rangemore, Staffordshire, All Saints, 5, 7-0-7 (359 kg) in D♭. SK180229
206.4 S Longdon, Staffordshire, S James (T), 6, 11-2-18 (592 kg) in A♭. SK082141
216.8 NE Sudbury, Derbyshire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 9-3-0 (495 kg) in F. 5th (11-0-17) is heavier than tenor. SK157321
227.2 ESE Dunstall, Staffordshire, S Mary, 3, 9-3-4 (497 kg) in G. SK187204
237.7 ESE Barton under Needwood, Staffordshire, S James (T), 8, 14-1-26 (736 kg) in F. Wed. SK187185
247.8 NNW Church Leigh, Staffordshire, All Saints, 6, 14-2-12 (742 kg) in E. Wed. SK024358
257.9 ENE Scropton, Derbyshire, S Paul (GF), 3, 2-1-23 (125 kg) in E. SK192301
267.9 SE Alrewas, Staffordshire, All Saints (T), 8, 12-0-5 (612 kg) in G. Tue. SK167152
278 E Tatenhill, Staffordshire, S Michael & All Angels, 3 U/R, 7-1-25 (380 kg) in A. Unringable. SK205220
288.3 WNW Sandon, Staffordshire, All Saints (T), 6, 6-2-19 (339 kg) in A. SJ953294
298.5 W Baswich, Staffordshire, Holy Trinity, 3, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in C♯. Anticlockwise; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SJ943222
308.7 ENE Tutbury, Staffordshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 10-2-5 (536 kg) in F♯. Thu. SK211291
318.9 NNW Checkley, Staffordshire, S Mary & All Saints (T), 6, 9-1-2 (471 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. Fri. SK027378
329 NNE Marston Montgomery, Derbyshire, S Giles (GF), 3, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in E♭. Anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. SK134378
339.3 SSE Lichfield, Staffordshire, S Chad (T), 4, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G♯. Ropes fall in sequence: 1,3,2,4; tuning: 1-4 of 5. Sat 11:00. SK121102
349.3 ESE Walton on Trent, Derbyshire, S Lawrence, 3 U/R, 8-2-16 (439 kg) in G. Unringable; anticlockwise. SK215182
359.4 SSE Lichfield, Staffordshire, Cath Ch of BVM & S Chad (S), 10, 31-2-9 (1604 kg) in D. Mon (check on Bank Hol). [website] SK115097
369.5 NNE Rocester, Staffordshire, S Michael (GF;T), 8, 12-2-17 (643 kg) in F♯. SK111393
379.6 SSE Lichfield, Staffordshire, former ch of S Mary, 8, 19 cwt (~970 kg) in E♭. Ringing prohibited. SK117095
389.7 NE Church Broughton, Derbyshire, S Michael (T), 6, 7-2-8 (385 kg) in A♭. Thu (1st, 3rd). SK205337
399.7 SSE Lichfield, Staffordshire, S Michael, Greenhill (T), 6, 11-3-9 (601 kg) in A♭. Thu. SK123095
409.8 NNE Cubley, Derbyshire, S Andrew (GF), 4, 9-1-18 (478 kg) in F♯. SK164376
419.8 W Stafford, Staffordshire, S Mary, 10, 19-0-11 (970 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime; future plans: to become 12; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. [website] SJ921232
429.9 ENE Rolleston on Dove, Staffordshire, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 11-2-20 (593 kg) in G. Thu. SK235277
439.9 E Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, S Paul, 10, 28-2-9 (1452 kg) in D. Tue PN shared: S Paul(1st); Modwen(exc 1st). Tue (1st). SK239234
4410.1 ENE Marston on Dove, Derbyshire, S Mary (GF), 4, 8-1-2 (420 kg) in G. 3rd (8-1-18) is heavier than tenor. Thu. SK233296
4510.1 E Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, S John Div, Horninglow, 6, 11-0-4 (561 kg) in G. Tue. SK241251
4610.3 N Denstone, Staffordshire, All Saints, 4, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C♯. Round tower. SK100409
4710.3 E Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, All Saints (T), 6, 21-1-6 (1082 kg) in E. SK242218
4810.3 E Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, S Chad (T), 8, 13-3-6 (701 kg) in G. Fri. [website] SK245244
4910.7 E Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, S Modwen (T), 8, 18-3-22 (963 kg) in D. Tue PN shared: S Paul(1st); Modwen(exc 1st). Tue (exc 1st). SK250227
5010.8 SW Cannock, Staffordshire, S Luke, 10, 14-0-10 (716 kg) in F. Wed. SJ981101