Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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30127.5 SE Lowdham, Nottinghamshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 9-0-14 (464 kg) in G. Thu. SK662468
30227.5 N Normanton, West Yorkshire, All Saints, 3, 11-1-23 (582 kg) in F. Ropes fall in a straight line. SE387225
30327.5 ENE Saundby, Nottinghamshire, S Martin of Tours (GF), 5, 5-1-25 (278 kg) in B♭. Church also houses bellframes ex Morton, Kinoulton, Rempstone; No mains electricity. SK785879
30427.5 NNW Mirfield, West Yorkshire, S Mary, 10, 27-3-24 (1421 kg) in D♭. Thu. SE211204
30527.5 ENE Misterton, Nottinghamshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 11-3-17 (605 kg) in G. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK764947
30627.5 NW Saddleworth, Greater Manchester, S Chad, 8, 10-1-6 (523 kg) in G. SE007064
30727.6 NNE Womersley, North Yorkshire, S Martin, 3, 9-3-16 (503 kg) in G. SE532189
30827.6 NNW Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, Minster Ch of All Saints (T), 8, 13-1-6 (676 kg) in F. SE245215
30927.6 S Mickleover, Derbyshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg). Unringable. SK305341
31027.6 SSE Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, S Peter, 12, 22-2-5 (1145 kg) in E♭. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Thu (2nd, 4th). SK572397
31127.7 SE Gedling, Nottinghamshire, All Hallows (T), 8, 10-1-11 (526 kg) in G. Wed. SK618425
31227.7 E Rampton, Nottinghamshire, All Saints, 6, 9-1-8 (474 kg) in A. SK799785
31327.8 NNE Pontefract, West Yorkshire, S Giles, 10, 18-0-19 (923 kg) in F. Mon. SE455218
31427.8 SE Thurgarton, Nottinghamshire, S Peter (T), 6, 7-2-9 (385 kg) in A. Mon. SK691492
31527.8 ESE Normanton on Trent, Nottinghamshire, S Matthew (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,2♭,3 of 3. SK790690
31627.8 SSE Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, S Mary V, 12, 35-2-23 (1814 kg) in C. Mon. SK576396
31727.8 SSW Cubley, Derbyshire, S Andrew (GF), 4, 9-1-18 (478 kg) in F♯. SK164376
31827.8 E Bole, Nottinghamshire, S Martin, 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in B. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. SK792871
31927.8 WNW Mossley, Greater Manchester, S John Bapt, Roughtown (T), 6 U/R, 11-0-22 (569 kg) in G. Unringable. SD976029
32027.9 NW Friezland, Greater Manchester, Christ Church, 6, 13-3-23 (709 kg) in E♭. SD984043
32128 WNW Mossley, Greater Manchester, S George, 8, 12-1-14 (629 kg) in F♯. Wed. SD968022
32228 W Prestbury, Cheshire, S Peter, 8, 14-2-8 (740 kg) in F. Wed. SJ900769
32328 NW Marsden, West Yorkshire, S Bartholomew (T), 10, 26-2-7 (1349 kg) in D. Mon. SE046116
32428 WNW Haughton, Greater Manchester, S Anne, Denton, 6, 15-0-12 (767 kg) in A♭. SJ933955
32528 SW Denstone, Staffordshire, All Saints, 4, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C♯. Round tower. SK100409
32628 WSW Bosley, Cheshire, S Mary V, 6, 5-2-22 (289 kg) in A. Mon (exc Bank Hols). SJ918655
32728.1 NNW Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, S Mark, Longwood (T), 8, 14-2-0 (737 kg) in F♯. Thu. SE111166
32828.1 SE Gonalston, Nottinghamshire, S Laurence (GF), 4, 3-3-18 (199 kg) in D. SK682474
32928.1 SSE Beeston, Nottinghamshire, S John Bapt (T), 10, 17-1-14 (883 kg) in E. Wed. SK527367
33028.1 S Derby, Derbyshire, S Michael & All Angels, Alvaston, 6, 17-1-3 (878 kg) in F. Mon (exc Bank Hols). SK392333
33128.2 ESE Upton, Nottinghamshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 7-3-12 (399 kg) in G♯. SK736542
33228.2 NNE Pontefract, West Yorkshire, All Saints, 8, 12-1-7 (626 kg) in G. Access by double helix staircase. Thu (with additions). SE462224
33328.2 ESE Norwell, Nottinghamshire, S Laurence (T), 6, 9-2-5 (485 kg) in G. Mon. SK775617
33428.3 SW Alton, Staffordshire, S Peter (T), 8, 22-2-2 (1144 kg) in E♭. Mon. SK073423
33528.3 SSW Sutton on the Hill, Derbyshire, S Michael (T), 6, 12-0-18 (618 kg) in F♯. Thu (2nd, 4th). SK237342
33628.4 S Elvaston, Derbyshire, S Bartholomew, 4 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg). Unringable. SK406329
33728.4 SSW Rocester, Staffordshire, S Michael (GF;T), 8, 12-2-17 (643 kg) in F♯. SK111393
33828.5 WNW Ashton under Lyne, Greater Manchester, S Michael & All Angels, 12, 25-2-25 (1307 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 2♯; only limited ringing allowed. [website] SJ941989
33928.5 SSE Wilford, Nottinghamshire, S Wilfrid (GF), 5, 7-0-18 (364 kg) in A. SK566378
34028.5 SSW Marston Montgomery, Derbyshire, S Giles (GF), 3, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in E♭. Anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. SK134378
34128.6 WSW Horton, Staffordshire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 8-0-23 (417 kg) in G♯. Tue 20:00. SJ942573
34228.6 NNW Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, S Stephen, Lindley, 8, 18-0-11 (919 kg) in E♭. Mon. SE118180
34328.6 SW Cheddleton, Staffordshire, S Edward Conf, 6, 11-0-18 (567 kg) in F♯. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Mon. SJ970524
34428.7 NE Fishlake, South Yorkshire, S Cuthbert, 6 U/R, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in E. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SE656131
34528.7 SSE Breaston, Derbyshire, S Michael (GF;T), 6, 7-1-14 (375 kg) in A♭. Thu. SK459335
34628.7 SW Kingsley, Staffordshire, S Werburgh (T), 6, 11-0-24 (570 kg) in F. Tue. SK013469
34728.7 E Laneham, Nottinghamshire, S Peter, 4, 10-3-4 (548 kg) in E. SK814765
34828.7 ESE Low Marnham, Nottinghamshire, S Wilfrid, 3 U/R, 5-3-0 (292 kg) in B♭. Unringable. SK806693
34928.8 WNW Stockport, Greater Manchester, S George, 10, 29¼ cwt (~1490 kg) in D. Mon. SJ900889
35028.8 E 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