Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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185157.9 NNE Maltby, South Yorkshire, S Bartholomew, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Unringable; tower unsafe. SK527918
185258 SSE Piddington, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 5, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. SP639169
185358 E Old Fletton, Cambridgeshire, S Margaret (GF;T), 5, 7-3-26 (406 kg) in A♭. [website] TL197970
185458.1 SW Newent, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 8, 16-1-4 (827 kg) in E♭. Thu. [website] SO723259
185558.1 SE Wootton, Bedfordshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 14-3-26 (761 kg) in F. TL003450
185658.1 NNE Clarborough, Nottinghamshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 8, 9-1-16 (477 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] SK734832
185758.1 E Stanground, Cambridgeshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 12-2-25 (646 kg) in F. [website] TL199974
185858.1 SE Drayton Parslow, Buckinghamshire, Holy Trinity, 6, 9-1-1 (470 kg) in B♭. SP837284
185958.1 SW Oxenhall, Gloucestershire, S Anne (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. One bell (or more) from ring unringable: treble. SO711267
186058.1 ENE Swaton, Lincolnshire, S Michael, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in A♭. Unringable. TF133375
186158.1 NW Hartford, Cheshire, S John Bapt (T), 6, 12-0-20 (619 kg) in G. Tue. SJ637722
186258.2 S Witney, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 8, 16-3-11 (856 kg) in E. Tue. SP356092
186358.2 SW Wellington, Herefordshire, S Margaret of Antioch, 6, 17-0-15 (870 kg) in F. [website] SO497482
186458.2 WNW Tilston, Cheshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 9-1-12 (475 kg) in B♭. Thu. SJ457505
186558.2 SSE Cassington, Oxfordshire, S Peter, 6, 12-1-4 (624 kg) in F♯. SP454106
186658.3 ESE Great Staughton, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew (T), 6, 16-2-3 (840 kg) in E. Mon. [website] TL123646
186758.3 SSW Barnwood, Gloucestershire, S Lawrence, 8, 10-0-12 (513 kg) in G. Mon. [website] SO858177
186858.3 NNW Stockport, Greater Manchester, S George, 10, 29¼ cwt (~1490 kg) in D. Mon. SJ900889
186958.3 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
187058.3 SW Lugwardine, Herefordshire, S Peter, 8, 12-1-20 (631 kg) in F. [website] SO550410
187158.4 SSE Ludgershall, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V, 5, 9-3-16 (503 kg) in G. County books / pNBR info discrepant. Fri (1st, 3rd, 5th). SP659172
187258.4 NNW Glossop, Derbyshire, S James Gt, Whitfield (T), 8, 14-3-8 (753 kg) in F♯. Ringing currently not permitted. SK032935
187358.4 SSW Gloucester, Gloucestershire, S Mary de Lode, 6, 14-2-12 (742 kg) in G. [website] SO829189
187458.4 SSW Gloucester, Gloucestershire, Cath Ch of Holy & Indivisible Trinity, 12, 23-3-14 (1213 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] SO831187
187558.4 WNW Kinnerley, Shropshire, S Mary (GF;T), 3, 7-1-13 (374 kg) in A. Ringing prohibited; ropes fall in a straight line. SJ338209
187658.5 S Shilton, Oxfordshire, Holy Rood (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C♯. Unringable; anticlockwise. SP267082
187758.5 ENE Kirkby la Thorpe, Lincolnshire, S Denys (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Tuning: 1-3 of 5. TF099460
187858.5 SSW Gloucester, Gloucestershire, S Nicholas, 6, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F♯. Only limited ringing allowed; truncated spire. [website] SO828187
187958.5 NE Waddington, Lincolnshire, S Michael (T), 6, 11-1-25 (583 kg) in F♯. Wed (2nd, 4th). SK976641
188058.6 NNE South Leverton, Nottinghamshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in F. Unringable. SK783811
188158.6 ENE Evedon, Lincolnshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable; tuning: 2,4,6 of 12. TF092475
188258.6 S South Leigh, Oxfordshire, S James Gt (GF), 8, 10-1-26 (533 kg) in G. Wed. SP393090
188358.6 S Coln Rogers, Gloucestershire, S Andrew, 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C♭. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SP087096
188458.6 SE Bedford, Bedfordshire, S Peter de Merton, 8, 12-1-0 (622 kg) in F♯. Thu. TL050501
188558.6 SSW Great Witcombe, Gloucestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 6-2-20 (339 kg) in A. [website] SO910147
188658.6 N Bolsterstone, South Yorkshire, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 12-3-24 (659 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK270968
188758.6 SSW Gloucester, Gloucestershire, S Mary de Crypt, 8, 12-1-18 (630 kg) in F. [website] SO830184
188858.7 ESE Ravensden, Bedfordshire, All Saints (GF;T), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable. TL077543
188958.7 ESE Bedford, Bedfordshire, S Andrew (T), 8, 5-2-22 (289 kg) in B. Thu. TL057509
189058.7 WSW Birley, Herefordshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 4¼ cwt (~220 kg) in C♯. Unringable; No stays or sliders. SO453533
189158.7 SSE Woodeaton, Oxfordshire, Holy Rood, 5, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. SP534118
189258.7 SE Bedford, Bedfordshire, S Paul (T), 12, 28-3-6 (1463 kg) in D. Mon. TL049496
189358.7 SW Moreton on Lugg, Herefordshire, S Andrew, 6, 7-1-7 (371 kg) in B. [website] SO504456
189458.7 SE Hoggeston, Buckinghamshire, Holy Cross (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SP808250
189558.7 ESE Ellington, Cambridgeshire, All Saints, 4, 9-0-19 (466 kg) in A. Anticlockwise. [website] TL160717
189658.8 S Eynsham, Oxfordshire, S Leonard, 6, 9-1-24 (481 kg) in A♭. Mon. SP432092
189758.8 SE Aspley Guise, Bedfordshire, S Botolph, 6, 10-0-11 (513 kg) in G♯. Mon. SP942362
189858.9 WNW West Felton, Shropshire, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SJ341252
189958.9 ENE Ashby de la Launde, Lincolnshire, S Hybald (GF), 5 U/R, 7-1-16 (376 kg) in A. Unringable. TF055547
190058.9 SSE North Marston, Buckinghamshire, Assumption of BVM (GF;S), 6, 13-2-27 (698 kg) in F. Mon (not always: check). [website] SP777226