Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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270183.4 SSW Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, S Peter (T), 8, 11-2-11 (589 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] SP022282
270283.5 S Stow on the Wold, Gloucestershire, S Edward (T), 8, 27-2-24 (1408 kg) in D. County books / pNBR info discrepant. [website] SP190257
270383.5 SSE Wootton, Bedfordshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 14-3-26 (761 kg) in F. TL003450
270483.5 WSW Kerry, Powys, Wales, S Michael, 3 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg). One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SO147900
270583.5 NW Over Kellet, Lancashire, S Cuthbert (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 2,2♭,3 of 3. SD522695
270683.6 ESE Clenchwarton, Norfolk, S Margaret (GF), 5, 6-3-7 (346 kg) in A♭. [website] TF589202
270783.6 SSW Forthampton, Gloucestershire, S Mary, 6, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in F♯. Ringing restricted (invitees only). [website] SO858325
270883.6 NNE Thornton le Dale, North Yorkshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SE838831
270983.6 S Lower Swell, Gloucestershire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 2-1-9 (118 kg) in F. Unringable; No stays or sliders. SP173257
271083.6 SE Graveley, Cambridgeshire, S Botolph, 4, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 5. [website] TL249640
271183.6 NNE Middleton, North Yorkshire, S Andrew (T), 6, 5-3-20 (301 kg) in B. Mon. SE782854
271283.6 N Northallerton, North Yorkshire, All Saints (T), 10, 17-2-15 (896 kg) in E. Thu. [website] SE367942
271383.6 S Westcot Barton, Oxfordshire, S Edward Conf (GF), 3, 6-0-1 (305 kg) in C. Ropes fall in a straight line; half wheels; no sliders but instead has fixed 'rests' that impede backstrokes. SP430256
271483.6 SSE Cranfield, Bedfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 17-1-14 (883 kg) in E. Thu. SP955419
271583.7 S Steeple Aston, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 12-2-16 (642 kg) in F. Tue. [website] SP475260
271683.7 S Church Enstone, Oxfordshire, S Kenelm, 6, 10-2-14 (540 kg) in G. County books / pNBR info discrepant. SP379251
271783.8 SSE Elstow, Bedfordshire, S Mary & S Helena, 6, 8-2-0 (432 kg) in G. Detached tower. Fri. TL048474
271883.8 SE Little Barford, Bedfordshire, S Denys (GF), 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 2-4,6 of 12. TL177569
271983.8 SSE Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, S Mary, Woughton on the Green (GF;T), 6, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Thu (alt). SP876375
272083.8 SSW Eastnor, Herefordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. One bell (or more) from ring unringable: tenor; only limited ringing allowed. [website] SO731372
272184 SSW Berrow, Worcestershire, S Faith (GF), 5, 8-2-6 (435 kg) in A. County books / pNBR info discrepant; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. [website] SO793342
272284 S Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable. SP494258
272384 NW Bolton le Sands, Lancashire, Holy Trinity (T), 3, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. SD483677
272484 SE Roxton, Bedfordshire, S Mary Magd (T), 5, 10-1-3 (522 kg) in G. TL153545
272584 SSW Ledbury, Herefordshire, S Michael & All Angels, 10, 19-3-6 (1006 kg) in E♭. Detached tower. [website] SO712377
272684.1 SSE Whaddon, Buckinghamshire, S Mary, 6, 14-2-21 (746 kg) in G. Thu. SP805340
272784.1 SSE Padbury, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in A♭. SP721309
272884.2 NNE Appleton le Moors, North Yorkshire, Christ Church, 6 U/R, 5-3-18 (300 kg) in B♭. Unringable. SE734880
272984.2 NW Morecambe, Lancashire, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 10-0-25 (519 kg) in G. Fri (exc 1st). SD439646
273084.2 S Steeple Barton, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 5, 9-3-1 (496 kg) in A♭. SP448248
273184.2 S Churchill, Oxfordshire, All Saints (T), 8, 10-3-9 (550 kg) in G. SP283240
273284.3 SW Norton, Powys, Wales, S Andrew (GF), 3, 2-0-7 (105 kg) in G♯. Church closed; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 5. SO304672
273384.3 ESE Wiggenhall St Mary the Virgin, Norfolk, S Mary V (GF), 6 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. [website] TF582144
273484.3 SW Birley, Herefordshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 4¼ cwt (~220 kg) in C♯. Unringable; No stays or sliders. SO453533
273584.4 NNW Whittington, Lancashire, S Michael Archangel (GF), 6, 13-1-21 (683 kg) in G. Tue. SD599762
273684.4 NNW Askrigg, North Yorkshire, S Oswald, 6, 10-1-25 (532 kg) in G♯. Mon 18:30. [website] SD947910
273784.4 SSW Yarkhill, Herefordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 4-1-27 (228 kg) in D. [website] SO608425
273884.5 N Kirkby Fleetham, North Yorkshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. [website] SE281957
273984.5 NNE Allerston, North Yorkshire, S John (GF), 3, 4-1-20 (225 kg) in C. SE878829
274084.5 S Kingham, Oxfordshire, S Andrew (GF), 8, 12-0-4 (611 kg) in F♯. SP258237
274184.5 SSW Tredington, Gloucestershire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 7-2-7 (384 kg) in A. [website] SO904294
274284.5 S Lower Heyford, Oxfordshire, S Mary (T), 6, 6-3-20 (352 kg) in B♭. Fri. SP484248
274384.5 SE Hilton, Cambridgeshire, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 9-0-15 (464 kg) in G♯. PN rotates: Hilton; Houghton; Fenstanton; Holywell; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Mon (1st). [website] TL290661
274484.6 SE Willington, Bedfordshire, S Lawrence, 6, 9-0-0 (457 kg) in A♭. TL106498
274584.6 SW Staunton on Arrow, Herefordshire, S Peter, 6, 6-1-16 (325 kg) in B♭. [website] SO369600
274684.6 SW Pembridge, Herefordshire, S Mary V (GF), 5, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in F♯. Detached tower. [website] SO391580
274784.6 SSW Bishop's Cleeve, Gloucestershire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 8, 19-2-21 (1000 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] SO960277
274884.7 SE Great Barford, Bedfordshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 14-2-17 (744 kg) in F. TL133517
274984.7 W Abergele, Conwy, Clwyd, Wales, S Michael, 6, 8-3-13 (450 kg) in A. Mon. SH945776
275084.7 SE Holywell, Cambridgeshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 9-1-4 (472 kg) in G. PN rotates: Hilton; Houghton; Fenstanton; Holywell. Mon (4th). [website] TL336708