Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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175155.5 SE Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, S Martin, Fenny Stratford (T), 6, 8-0-4 (408 kg) in B♭. Thu. SP882340
175255.6 NE Thorpe on the Hill, Lincolnshire, S Michael (GF), 6, 4-1-6 (219 kg) in C. Tue. SK908654
175355.6 SW Corse, Gloucestershire, S Margaret (GF), 6, 12-0-14 (616 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] SO788265
175455.6 WNW Cockshutt, Shropshire, Ringmore Campanile (GF), 6, 0-3-25 (49 kg) in B♭. Bells pitched by hum rather than nominal. SJ435291
175555.6 S Asthall, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas, 6, 6-0-10 (309 kg) in B. SP287113
175655.6 WNW Bettisfield, Wrexham, Clwyd, Wales, S John Bapt (GF), 3, 5-1-7 (270 kg) in D. Thu 18:30. SJ461360
175755.7 NNW Hayfield, Derbyshire, S Matthew (T), 8, 10-2-21 (543 kg) in A♭. Wed 19:00. [website] SK036869
175855.7 S Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire, S Kenelm, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SP324113
175955.7 SE Mursley, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 9-0-20 (466 kg) in G. SP817285
176055.7 E Woodston, Cambridgeshire, S Augustine of Canterbury (GF;T), 6, 8-1-6 (422 kg) in A. [website] TL185977
176155.7 ESE Bolnhurst, Bedfordshire, S Dunstan (GF), 4, 8-0-0 (406 kg) in B♭. TL080586
176255.7 SE Swanbourne, Buckinghamshire, S Swithun, 6, 12-1-24 (633 kg) in F. SP800272
176355.8 ENE Horbling, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 9-1-17 (478 kg) in B♭. Rung from chancel. TF118351
176455.8 SSE Granborough, Buckinghamshire, S John Bapt, 5, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Wed. SP767250
176555.8 SW Tarrington, Herefordshire, S Philip & S James (GF), 6, 11-0-27 (571 kg) in F. [website] SO618406
176655.8 SE Kempston, Bedfordshire, All Saints, 10, 21-1-17 (1087 kg) in E. Wed. [website] TL015479
176755.9 SW Putley, Herefordshire, dedication unknown (GF), 3, 3½ cwt (~180 kg) in D. Tuning: (approx) 1,4,6 of 8. SO646376
176855.9 ENE Sleaford, Lincolnshire, S Denys (T), 8, 19-1-0 (978 kg) in E♭. Fri. TF068458
176955.9 NE Navenby, Lincolnshire, S Peter (T), 6, 13-0-12 (666 kg) in F♯. SK986578
177055.9 SSE Islip, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas (T), 8, 8-1-7 (422 kg) in G. Tue. SP526140
177156 SSW Sandhurst, Gloucestershire, S Lawrence (GF), 8, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F♯. [website] SO827233
177256 ESE Little Staughton, Bedfordshire, All Saints, 5, 10-2-20 (542 kg) in G♯. Anticlockwise. Mon. TL107629
177356 E Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, S John Bapt (T), 8, 25-2-22 (1305 kg) in C. [website] TL190986
177456.1 NNE Laughton en le Morthen, South Yorkshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 10-0-6 (511 kg) in F♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SK517882
177556.1 SSW Badgeworth, Gloucestershire, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F. Fri. [website] SO901192
177656.1 SE Hulcote, Bedfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♯. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: non-diatonic. SP944388
177756.1 NW Over, Cheshire, S Chad (T), 8, 13-2-15 (693 kg) in F♯. Wed. SJ650650
177856.1 ENE Leasingham, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 4 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: 1-4 of 6. TF056485
177956.1 E Conington, Cambridgeshire, All Saints, 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. [website] TL180858
178056.2 NNE West Retford, Nottinghamshire, S Michael Archangel (T), 6, 9-0-6 (460 kg) in A♭. SK702813
178156.2 E Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, Cath Ch of S Peter, S Paul, & S Andrew (T), 12, 21-1-20 (1089 kg) in E. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Mon (exc Aug). [website] TL193986
178256.2 NNW Poynton, Cheshire, S George, 6, 13-2-17 (694 kg) in F♯. Fri. [website] SJ919835
178356.2 NE Dunham on Trent, Nottinghamshire, S Oswald (GF), 6, 7-1-7 (371 kg) in A♭. Church closed; Building is up for sale / under offer; church has redundant status; ringing prohibited. SK814744
178456.2 NNE Grove, Nottinghamshire, S Helen, 4 U/R, 5-0-0 (254 kg) in D♭. Unringable. SK737795
178556.3 WNW Great Ness, Shropshire, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 7-3-17 (401 kg) in B. Thu (3rd). [website] SJ397190
178656.3 WSW Bodenham, Herefordshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 12-1-20 (631 kg) in G. Wed. [website] SO529508
178756.3 N Whiston, South Yorkshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 8, 14-1-22 (734 kg) in F♯. Mon. SK450900
178856.3 NNE East Retford, Nottinghamshire, S Swithun, 10, 23-0-7 (1172 kg) in E♭. Thu. SK706813
178956.3 SE Wootton, Bedfordshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 14-3-26 (761 kg) in F. TL003450
179056.4 NE Boothby Graffoe, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (GF), 3, 8-1-24 (430 kg) in A. SK987588
179156.4 E Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (T), 8, 8-3-17 (452 kg) in A. Thu. [website] TL196990
179256.5 E Old Fletton, Cambridgeshire, S Margaret (GF;T), 5, 7-3-26 (406 kg) in A♭. [website] TL197970
179356.5 SSW Coberley, Gloucestershire, S Giles (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable. SO965158
179456.5 SE Drayton Parslow, Buckinghamshire, Holy Trinity, 6, 9-1-1 (470 kg) in B♭. SP837284
179556.5 NE Coleby, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable; tower unsafe. SK975605
179656.5 SW Stoke Edith, Herefordshire, S Mary V, 6, 14-2-14 (743 kg) in F♯. Truncated spire. Tue. [website] SO603406
179756.5 ESE Great Staughton, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew (T), 6, 16-2-3 (840 kg) in E. Mon. [website] TL123646
179856.5 SW Dymock, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 6, 17½ cwt (~890 kg) in E. [website] SO700312
179956.5 SSE Piddington, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 5, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. SP639169
180056.6 E Stanground, Cambridgeshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 12-2-25 (646 kg) in F. [website] TL199974