Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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5051132.7 ESE Blaxhall, Suffolk, S Peter (T), 6, 9¼ cwt (~470 kg) in B♭. Anticlockwise. [website] TM356569
5052132.7 SSE Kenley, Greater London, All Saints (GF), 3, 5-1-20 (276 kg) in D♭. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). TQ325598
5053132.8 N Gosforth, Tyne and Wear, All Saints, 10, 22-0-23 (1128 kg) in E♭. Mon. [website] NZ241677
5054132.8 S Orcheston, Wiltshire, S George (GF), 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. No mains electricity. [website] SU059448
5055132.8 S Bullington, Hampshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3, 5-1-19 (275 kg) in C. Tuning: 1,2,4 of 4. [website] SU454412
5056132.8 N North Shields, Tyne and Wear, Christ Church (T), 10, 16-1-18 (834 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] NZ353686
5057132.8 S Barton Stacey, Hampshire, All Saints (T), 6, 7-0-12 (361 kg) in A♭. Wed. [website] SU434411
5058132.8 ESE Saxmundham, Suffolk, S John Bapt, 6, 8-3-7 (448 kg) in A. [website] TM388629
5059132.9 ESE Darsham, Suffolk, All Saints, 4 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 5. [website] TM420699
5060132.9 SSE Compton, Surrey, S Nicholas, 6, 4-1-14 (222 kg) in C♯. Tue 20:00. SU954470
5061132.9 SSW Paulton, Somerset, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 8-2-24 (443 kg) in A. PN shared: High Littleton(1,3,5); Paulton(2,4). Wed (2nd, 4th). [website] ST649565
5062132.9 S Preston Candover, Hampshire, S Mary V, 6, 3-3-7 (194 kg) in D. ART Teaching Centre: Alresford School of Bell Ringing. [website] SU606415
5063133 S Shrewton, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-3-5 (447 kg) in G. [website] SU069443
5064133 ESE Oulton, Suffolk, S Michael (GF), 6, 10-3-0 (546 kg) in G. Rung from chancel. Wed. TM510935
5065133 SSE Walton on the Hill, Surrey, S Peter, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C. Unringable; anticlockwise; No stays or sliders. TQ223550
5066133 SE Bradwell on Sea, Essex, S Thomas (T), 8, 8-0-10 (411 kg) in G♯. Fri. TM004068
5067133.1 SSE Shalford, Surrey, S Mary V (T), 8, 13-2-8 (689 kg) in F. Mon. SU999478
5068133.1 N Newton Hall, Northumberland, S James, Mowden Hall School, 8, 6-3-1 (343 kg) in B. [website] NZ037652
5069133.1 S Froyle, Hampshire, Assumption of BVM, 6, 10-2-18 (542 kg) in G♯. Fri 18:30. [website] SU755428
5070133.1 S Wherwell, Hampshire, S Peter & Holy Cross, 5 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. [website] SU391408
5071133.2 SSE Swanscombe, Kent, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 8, 18-0-5 (917 kg) in F. Wed. [website] TQ604739
5072133.2 SSW Radstock, Somerset, S Nicholas, 6, 11-0-25 (570 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] ST688546
5073133.2 SSE Kingswood, Surrey, S Andrew, 6, 17½ cwt (~890 kg) in E. Thu 20:00. [website] TQ242555
5074133.2 SE South Benfleet, Essex, S Mary V (T), 6, 11-3-14 (603 kg) in G. Thu (2nd, 4th) 20:00. TQ778861
5075133.2 NNW Corbridge on Tyne, Northumberland, S Andrew, 6 U/R, 6-2-23 (341 kg) in A. Unringable. NY988644
5076133.3 ESE Blythburgh, Suffolk, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 10-1-10 (525 kg) in G. [website] TM450753
5077133.3 SSW Hemington, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 16-2-27 (850 kg) in F. [website] ST727530
5078133.3 ESE Wangford, Suffolk, S Peter & S Paul, 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable. [website] TM466791
5079133.3 SSW Butcombe, Somerset, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 6, 6-0-8 (308 kg) in B. Thu. [website] ST515618
5080133.3 SSE Coulsdon, Greater London, S John, 5, 10-2-11 (538 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] TQ312582
5081133.4 S Maddington, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SU066437
5082133.5 S Chilbolton, Hampshire, S Mary (GF;T), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Ropes fall in a straight line. [website] SU394402
5083133.5 SW Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Catherine, 8, 12-2-21 (645 kg) in F♯. Wed (not always: check). ST071901
5084133.5 ESE Frostenden, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; round tower; tuning: (approx) 2,4,5 of 8. TM479817
5085133.5 SSE Farnborough, Greater London, S Giles, 6, 2-2-26 (139 kg) in E. Also hung for ringing: service bell ('Great Giles'); future plans: to become 8; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way with the 4th away for retuning leaving the remainder available for ringing. [website] TQ443641
5086133.5 SW Rumney, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Augustine, 6, 9-1-27 (482 kg) in F♯. Mon. ST214791
5087133.5 SW Llanishen, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Isan (GF), 6, 3-3-20 (200 kg) in E♭. Mon (not always: check). [website] ST176818
5088133.6 ESE Tunstall, Suffolk, S Michael (T), 6, 7-2-22 (391 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] TM363551
5089133.6 ESE Carlton Colville, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 6, 12-1-26 (634 kg) in F. TM509901
5090133.7 SSW Nempnett Thrubwell, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. [website] ST532604
5091133.7 SSE Chipstead, Surrey, S Margaret of Antioch (GF;T), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. Unringable; rung from chancel crossing; No stays or sliders. [website] TQ283564
5092133.7 SSE Northfleet, Kent, S Botolph, 8, 14-0-10 (716 kg) in F. Anticlockwise. Tue. [website] TQ623741
5093133.7 SSW Yatton, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 8, 24-1-2 (1233 kg) in D. Truncated spire. Tue. [website] ST431654
5094133.7 SSW Buckland Dinham, Somerset, S Michael & All Angels (T), 8, 10-2-19 (542 kg) in F. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. [website] ST754512
5095133.8 NNW Hexham, Northumberland, Abbey Ch of S Andrew, 10, 21-1-16 (1087 kg) in E. Thu. [website] NY935641
5096133.8 SSW Berkley, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Unringable. [website] ST811494
5097133.8 SSW Farrington Gurney, Somerset, S John Bapt, 3 U/R, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in B. Unringable. [website] ST634557
5098133.8 SW Llangadog, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Cadoc, 4 U/R, 4-1-25 (227 kg) in C. Unringable; 3rd (4-3-26) is heavier than tenor. SN706284
5099133.8 ESE Wrentham, Suffolk, S Nicholas (GF), 6 U/R, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in G. Unringable; anticlockwise. [website] TM488830
5100133.8 SSW Kingston Seymour, Somerset, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 17-0-7 (867 kg) in E. Mon. [website] ST400668