Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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120151.1 SW Sutton Maddock, Shropshire, S Mary (GF), 5, 7-0-9 (360 kg) in A♭. [website] SJ718013
120251.1 WSW Moreton Corbet, Shropshire, S Bartholomew, 6, 9-1-3 (471 kg) in B♭. Mon (May-Sept) 18:30. [website] SJ561232
120351.1 E Bardney, Lincolnshire, S Laurence, 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G. TF119693
120451.1 SSW Brierley Hill, West Midlands, S Michael (T), 8, 14-1-13 (730 kg) in F. Fri. [website] SO916868
120551.2 SSE Harborough Magna, Warwickshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B. Unringable Wheels (partly) removed; anticlockwise. [website] SP476792
120651.2 ESE Little Bytham, Lincolnshire, S Medardus (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,2♯,3 of 3. TF012180
120751.2 SE Uppingham, Rutland, S Peter & S Paul (S), 8, 14-2-2 (738 kg) in E. PN shared: Lyddington(4th); Uppingham(exc 4th). Thu (exc 4th). SP866996
120851.3 SW Wrockwardine, Shropshire, S Peter (T), 6, 11-2-7 (587 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] SJ624120
120951.3 SSE Theddingworth, Leicestershire, All Saints, 5, 13-2-15 (693 kg) in E. Thu (4th). SP667857
121051.3 E Asgarby, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (GF), 4 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in G♯. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1,2,4,5 of 5; former 3/5 cracked ~1830 & 'lost'. TF116453
121151.4 SE Empingham, Rutland, S Peter, 6, 15-2-9 (792 kg) in F♯. SK950084
121251.4 SSW Cradley, West Midlands, S Peter, 8, 10-0-11 (513 kg) in G. Tue. [website] SO942851
121351.4 SSE North Kilworth, Leicestershire, S Andrew, 5, 9-1-5 (472 kg) in G. Tuning: 1-5 of 6. SP615831
121451.4 SW Stockton, Shropshire, S Chad, 6, 13-0-20 (670 kg) in E. [website] SO729996
121551.4 SSE Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF), 6, 12-2-20 (644 kg) in F♯. SP644843
121651.5 NNE Cawood, North Yorkshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in G♯. Unringable; tuning: 1,2,4 of 5. SE577377
121751.5 SSW Shirley, West Midlands, S James Gt, 8, 6-1-1 (318 kg) in B♭. Thu. [website] SP119788
121851.5 SE Edith Weston, Rutland, S Mary, 6, 7-0-13 (362 kg) in A. SK927053
121951.5 E Ewerby, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 10, 15-0-23 (772 kg) in D. TF121472
122051.5 WNW Farnworth, Cheshire, S Luke (GF), 6, 10-0-7 (511 kg) in A. SJ516877
122151.6 SSW Halesowen, West Midlands, S John Bapt, 8, 16-2-18 (846 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] SO966835
122251.6 N Guiseley, West Yorkshire, S Oswald K&M, 8, 16-3-7 (854 kg) in F. Fri. SE193421
122351.6 SSE Lubenham, Leicestershire, All Saints, 6, 8-0-24 (417 kg) in A. Wed. SP705870
122451.6 SSW Birmingham, West Midlands, S Lazar (Serb Orth), Bournville, 3, 9-1-23 (480 kg) in A♭. No stays or sliders; tuning: 1,3,5 of 5. [website] SP034809
122551.7 W Handley, Cheshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 14-1-6 (727 kg) in F. Mon. SJ466578
122651.7 SE Medbourne, Leicestershire, S Giles (GF;T), 6, 8-3-3 (446 kg) in A♭. SP799930
122751.7 SE Weston by Welland, Northamptonshire, S Mary V (T), 5, 4-3-24 (252 kg) in B. SP777913
122851.8 WSW Shawbury, Shropshire, S Mary V, 6, 11-2-0 (584 kg) in F♯. [website] SJ559211
122951.8 ENE South Kelsey, Lincolnshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable. TF041982
123051.8 SW Claverley, Shropshire, All Saints, 8, 15-1-7 (778 kg) in F. Tue (2nd) 20:00. SO792934
123151.8 ESE Kirkby Underwood, Lincolnshire, S Mary & All Saints (GF), 4, 4-1-4 (218 kg) in C♯. TF069270
123251.8 SSW Kingswinford, West Midlands, Holy Trinity, Wordsley, 6, 12-2-23 (645 kg) in F♯. [website] SO892868
123351.8 NW Horwich, Greater Manchester, Holy Trinity, 8, 12-3-13 (654 kg) in G. Thu. SD644115
123451.9 SSE South Kilworth, Leicestershire, S Nicholas (GF;T), 5, 13-2-19 (694 kg) in F♯. SP604818
123551.9 SSE Marston Trussell, Northamptonshire, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 10-0-14 (514 kg) in G. [website] SP693859
123651.9 SSE Shawell, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF), 6, 8-2-22 (442 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] SP541796
123751.9 ESE Aslackby, Lincolnshire, S James (GF;T), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; not well in tune. TF085303
123851.9 SW Telford, Shropshire, Holy Trinity, Coalbrookdale, 10, 18-3-27 (965 kg) in E♭. Wed. SJ670044
123952 SSE Great Bowden, Leicestershire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 14-0-1 (712 kg) in F. Tue. SP746888
124052 N Bardsey, West Yorkshire, All Hallows, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C. Unringable. SE365431
124152 W Waverton, Cheshire, S Peter, 8, 8-0-10 (411 kg) in G. Fri. SJ461633
124252 SW Worfield, Shropshire, S Peter Ap (T), 6, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F. SO757958
124352 S Knowle, West Midlands, S John Bapt, S Lawrence, & S Anne, 8, 9-3-7 (498 kg) in G. Mon. [website] SP182767
124452.1 SE Glaston, Rutland, S Andrew (GF), 6, 7-1-22 (378 kg) in B♭. Rung from chancel. SK896005
124552.1 SW Little Wenlock, Shropshire, S Lawrence (GF), 5, 9-0-0 (457 kg) in A. SJ646068
124652.1 NNE Kirkby Wharfe, North Yorkshire, S John Bapt, 3 U/R, 13¾ cwt (~700 kg) in F. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SE506410
124752.2 ENE Middle Rasen, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 6-3-13 (349 kg) in G. TF087895
124852.3 SSW Lye, The, West Midlands, Christ Church (T), 8, 3-0-27 (165 kg) in E♭. Belgian bells. [website] SO923844
124952.3 ENE Holton cum Beckering, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg). Unringable. TF116812
125052.3 N Bramham, West Yorkshire, All Saints, 6, 12-0-4 (611 kg) in G. SE427430