Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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45127.2 SW Birmingham, West Midlands, S Nicolas, King's Norton, 10, 17-1-6 (879 kg) in E. Tue. [website] SP049789
45227.3 SSW Salter Street, West Midlands, S Patrick, 5, 8-0-21 (416 kg) in A. [website] SP122748
45327.3 NE Papplewick, Nottinghamshire, S James, 5, 6-1-12 (323 kg) in B♭. SK545515
45427.4 NNW Wetton, Staffordshire, S Margaret (GF), 6, 6-2-18 (338 kg) in A. Thu. SK108553
45527.4 NNE South Normanton, Derbyshire, S Michael, 6, 8-3-0 (445 kg) in F♯. SK442569
45627.4 WSW Codsall, Staffordshire, S Nicholas (T), 8, 9-2-21 (492 kg) in G. Wed. [website] SJ866040
45727.4 ESE Illston on the Hill, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 8-2-11 (437 kg) in A♭. SP706993
45827.5 ENE Colston Bassett, Nottinghamshire, S John Div, 8, 22-1-4 (1132 kg) in E♭. SK699332
45927.5 ENE Long Clawson, Leicestershire, S Remigius (GF), 8, 17-1-12 (882 kg) in E. Rung from chancel. Tue. SK722271
46027.5 N Brackenfield, Derbyshire, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 4-3-17 (249 kg) in D. Wed (by arrangement) 14:00. SK372590
46127.5 SSE Stretton on Dunsmore, Warwickshire, All Saints (T), 6, 7-0-14 (362 kg) in B. No regular ringing. [website] SP406725
46227.5 NNE Shirland, Derbyshire, S Leonard (T), 6, 8-0-18 (415 kg) in G. SK399584
46327.5 ESE Kibworth Beauchamp, Leicestershire, S Wilfrid, 8, 10-3-3 (547 kg) in F. Wed (exc 3rd). SP684941
46427.6 SSW Packwood, Warwickshire, S Giles (GF), 8, 6-3-14 (349 kg) in B♭. Fri 20:15. [website] SP169728
46527.6 N Matlock, Derbyshire, S Giles (T), 8, 14-0-0 (711 kg) in F. Also hung for ringing: pre-Reformation duplicate 6th. Thu. [website] SK300597
46627.6 ESE Billesdon, Leicestershire, S John Bapt, 8, 11-2-22 (594 kg) in F. Fri. SK719025
46727.6 NW Ipstones, Staffordshire, S Leonard (GF;T), 6, 5-0-15 (261 kg) in C. Thu 19:00. SK017502
46827.6 W Church Eaton, Staffordshire, S Editha (GF), 6, 9-3-9 (499 kg) in F. 3rd is lighter than both treble and 2nd. Thu. [website] SJ848176
46927.7 SW Old Hill, West Midlands, Holy Trinity, 8, 23-1-0 (1181 kg) in F. [website] SO955862
47027.7 WSW Wolverhampton, West Midlands, S Bartholomew, Penn (T), 8, 10-0-12 (513 kg) in A. Tue. SO894952
47127.8 E Great Dalby, Leicestershire, S Swithun (GF), 5, 9-1-17 (478 kg) in A♭. SK742144
47227.8 SW Dudley, West Midlands, S Andrew, Netherton (T), 8, 13-0-3 (662 kg) in F♯. [website] SO938881
47327.9 NNE Kirkby in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, S Wilfrid (T), 8, 8-3-3 (446 kg) in A. No regular ringing. SK490558
47427.9 SW Birmingham, West Midlands, S Laurence, Northfield (GF;T), 10, 14-1-13 (730 kg) in F♯. Fri. [website] SP025793
47528.1 S Ashow, Warwickshire, Assumption of Our Lady (GF), 4, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. No regular ringing; only limited ringing allowed. [website] SP312702
47628.1 S Wroxall, Warwickshire, former ch of S Leonard, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in B♭. Unringable. [website] SP221707
47728.1 SE Catthorpe, Leicestershire, S Thomas (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C♯. No visiting bands at present; unsuitable for inexperienced ringers; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. [website] SP551781
47828.1 WNW Chebsey, Staffordshire, All Saints (GF), 4, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G. SJ859285
47928.1 SSE Rugby, Warwickshire, S Andrew, (W Tower), 5, 9-2-3 (484 kg) in A. Also, in NE tower, a ring of 8. Mon (1st). [website] SP503752
48028.1 SSE Rugby, Warwickshire, S Andrew, (NE Tower), 8, 24¾ cwt (~1260 kg) in D. Also, in W tower, a ring of 5. Mon (exc 1st). [website] SP503752
48128.2 SE North Kilworth, Leicestershire, S Andrew, 5, 9-1-5 (472 kg) in G. Tuning: 1-5 of 6. SP615831
48228.3 N Winster, Derbyshire, S John Bapt, 5, 8¼ cwt (~420 kg) in A♭. Anticlockwise; tuning: 2-5,7 of 8. SK239605
48328.3 NE Shelford, Nottinghamshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 15-0-10 (767 kg) in F♯. PN: by arrangement. SK661423
48428.3 NNE Blackwell, Derbyshire, S Werburgh (T), 6, 7-2-0 (381 kg) in A. SK443584
48528.3 SSE Clifton upon Dunsmore, Warwickshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 9-2-17 (490 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] SP531764
48628.3 SW Halesowen, West Midlands, S John Bapt, 8, 16-2-18 (846 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] SO966835
48728.3 SE South Kilworth, Leicestershire, S Nicholas (GF;T), 5, 13-2-19 (694 kg) in F♯. SP604818
48828.4 SSE Bilton, Warwickshire, S Mark (T), 6, 9-0-25 (469 kg) in G♯. Mon. [website] SP487739
48928.5 ESE Tilton on the Hill, Leicestershire, S Peter (GF), 6, 9-2-11 (488 kg) in G. Practices currently in abeyance. SK743056
49028.5 E Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, S Mary (T), 10, 25-1-20 (1292 kg) in D. Tue. SK752190
49128.5 SW Pensnett, West Midlands, S Mark (T), 8, 9-2-13 (489 kg) in A♭. [website] SO914893
49228.6 ESE Gumley, Leicestershire, S Helen (GF), 3, 7-3-15 (401 kg) in A. SP679902
49328.6 NNE Morton, Derbyshire, Holy Cross (GF), 6, 4-3-7 (244 kg) in B♭. 5th (5-1-14) is heavier than tenor. Wed. SK407601
49428.7 N Elton, Derbyshire, All Saints, 6, 5-2-13 (285 kg) in B. Thu. SK221609
49528.7 SSW Lapworth, Warwickshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 10-1-2 (522 kg) in G. Thu 20:00. [website] SP163710
49628.7 WNW Barlaston, Staffordshire, S John Bapt (T), 6, 5-0-11 (259 kg) in D. Fri. SJ891383
49728.7 ENE Hose, Leicestershire, S Michael (GF), 5, 8-2-19 (440 kg) in A. SK736292
49828.8 SW Cradley, West Midlands, S Peter, 8, 10-0-11 (513 kg) in G. Tue. [website] SO942851
49928.8 SE Lilbourne, Northamptonshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Thu (1st, 3rd). [website] SP560774
50028.8 ESE Skeffington, Leicestershire, S Thomas a Becket, 5, 7-2-2 (382 kg) in A♭. SK741026