Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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230165.7 SE Slapton, Buckinghamshire, Holy Cross (GF), 5 U/R, 10-3-14 (552 kg) in E. Unringable; future plans: to become 6. SP937206
230265.7 WSW Almeley, Herefordshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 11-0-27 (571 kg) in G. Fri (2nd). [website] SO332515
230365.8 NNE Marr, South Yorkshire, S Helen (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. SE514053
230465.8 SSW Whitminster, Gloucestershire, S Andrew, 6, 15-0-5 (764 kg) in F. Wed. [website] SO760090
230565.8 ESE Houghton, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-0-16 (414 kg) in G. PN rotates: Hilton; Houghton; Fenstanton; Holywell. Mon (2nd). [website] TL281720
230665.9 NW Stockton Heath, Cheshire, S Thomas (T), 10, 16-3-6 (854 kg) in E. Thu. [website] SJ613863
230765.9 ESE Warboys, Cambridgeshire, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 10-2-0 (533 kg) in A♭. [website] TL302798
230865.9 NW Chester, Cheshire, S Mary without the Walls, Handbridge, 8, 19-3-12 (1009 kg) in E♭. Wed. SJ406654
230966 SW Ruardean, Gloucestershire, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 14-2-14 (743 kg) in F. PN shared Staunton; Newland; Lydney; Ruardean; county books / pNBR info discrepant. Thu (4th). [website] SO621176
231066 SSE Radley, Oxfordshire, S James Gt, 6, 5-2-27 (292 kg) in B. Thu. SU521993
231166 SW Preston on Wye, Herefordshire, S Lawrence, 6, 12-2-5 (637 kg) in G. [website] SO383424
231266 SW Pencoyd, Herefordshire, S Denys, 3 U/R, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in B♭. Unringable. SO516265
231366.1 ENE Moulton, Lincolnshire, All Saints (T), 6, 15-1-4 (777 kg) in E. TF306241
231466.1 ESE Hemingford Abbots, Cambridgeshire, S Margaret of Antioch (GF;T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in G♯. [website] TL282711
231566.1 S Kempsford, Gloucestershire, S Mary, 6, 16-1-14 (832 kg) in F. Thu. [website] SU161964
231666.1 SSE Great Milton, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 8, 15-3-19 (809 kg) in E. [website] SP627024
231766.1 N Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, Holy Trinity, 8, 12-2-27 (647 kg) in F♯. SE143081
231866.1 NW Chester, Cheshire, All Saints, Hoole, 6, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B. Thu. SJ417674
231966.1 NW Chester, Cheshire, Old St Mary's (T), 8, 13-3-8 (702 kg) in F. Former church of S Mary on the Hill; bells owned by Chester Diocese; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way; access to ringing room via a vertical ladder. SJ405658
232066.2 SSW Chalford, Gloucestershire, Christ Church, 6, 8-2-8 (435 kg) in F♯. Steel bells. [website] SO891025
232166.2 ESE Abbotsley, Cambridgeshire, S Margaret, 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. One bell (or more) from ring hung dead : tenor; one bell (or more) from ring unhung; unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 2-6 of 8. [website] TL227565
232266.2 NE Springthorpe, Lincolnshire, S George & S Laurence (GF), 4, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in G. 3rd (9-3-6) is heavier than tenor. SK875897
232366.2 SW Littledean, Gloucestershire, S Ethelbert, 8, 8-2-12 (437 kg) in G. [website] SO672135
232466.2 WSW Monnington on Wye, Herefordshire, S Mary, 4 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in C. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. [website] SO373433
232566.2 NNW Leesfield, Greater Manchester, S Thomas, 8, 14-0-8 (715 kg) in F♯. SD952044
232666.2 SE Southill, Bedfordshire, All Saints, 6, 11-3-3 (598 kg) in F♯. TL145422
232766.3 S Faringdon, Oxfordshire, All Saints, 8, 17-1-7 (880 kg) in E. Mon. SU288957
232866.3 W Llandyssil, Powys, Wales, S Tyssil, 5 U/R, 7-0-8 (359 kg) in A♭. Unringable. SO195954
232966.3 N New Mill, West Yorkshire, Christ Church, 6, 11-2-21 (594 kg) in F♯. Fri. [website] SE165087
233066.3 NW Chester, Cheshire, Cath Ch of Christ & BVM (T), 12, 24-3-0 (1257 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 6♭; detached tower. Mon. SJ406664
233166.3 NW Chester, Cheshire, S Peter, 6 U/R, 9¼ cwt (~470 kg) in A♭. Unringable. SJ405662
233266.5 SE Cheddington, Buckinghamshire, S Giles (T), 6, 11-3-0 (597 kg) in F♯. [website] SP922180
233366.5 SW Kingstone, Herefordshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 8, 12-0-22 (620 kg) in G. Wed. [website] SO424357
233466.5 NNW Salford, Greater Manchester, S Thomas, Pendleton, 8, 18-0-10 (919 kg) in E. SJ811995
233566.5 S Castle Eaton, Wiltshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. PN shared: Ashton Keynes; Castle Eaton. Thu (alt: check). SU146959
233666.5 NNW Saddleworth, Greater Manchester, S Chad, 8, 10-1-6 (523 kg) in G. SE007064
233766.5 WSW Kington, Herefordshire, S Mary, 6, 11-0-23 (569 kg) in F. Wed (1st). [website] SO291567
233866.5 S Down Ampney, Gloucestershire, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Unringable. [website] SU098965
233966.6 ENE Sutterton, Lincolnshire, S Mary BV, 8, 12-1-19 (631 kg) in F. PN shared: Frampton; Kirton in Holland; Sutterton; Wigtoft. Thu (on a rota basis). TF284355
234066.6 SSW South Cerney, Gloucestershire, All Hallows, 6, 9-3-10 (500 kg) in G. Thu. [website] SU050973
234166.6 SSW Arlingham, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. [website] SO706106
234266.6 SE Puttenham, Hertfordshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A. SP885149
234366.6 WNW Dodleston, Cheshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-0-0 (406 kg) in A. Tue. SJ361609
234466.6 S Marcham, Oxfordshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. Mon. [website] SU451968
234566.6 W Berriew, Powys, Wales, S Beuno, 8, 8-1-20 (428 kg) in A. Wed. SJ187008
234666.7 SSW Newnham on Severn, Gloucestershire, S Peter (T), 8, 11-0-3 (560 kg) in G. [website] SO690115
234766.7 ESE Yelling, Cambridgeshire, Holy Cross (GF), 4 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: non-diatonic. [website] TL262624
234866.7 NE Scothern, Lincolnshire, S Germain (T), 6, 11-0-0 (559 kg) in G. Fri. TF033774
234966.7 ESE Hemingford Grey, Cambridgeshire, S James (T), 8, 11-2-13 (590 kg) in G♯. PN shared (exc 5th Wed); Godmanchester; Hemingford Grey; truncated spire. Wed (1st, 4th, 5th). [website] TL292708
235066.7 WSW Evancoyd, Powys, Wales, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 8-0-20 (415 kg) in A. Unringable; rung from porch. SO262626