Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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190164.4 SSE Collingtree, Northamptonshire, S Columba (GF), 5, 12-2-2 (636 kg) in G. SP750557
190264.4 SSE Grendon, Northamptonshire, S Mary (T), 6, 14-0-10 (716 kg) in F♯. Tue. SP878604
190364.4 S Burton Dassett, Warwickshire, All Saints, 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F. No regular ringing. [website] SP398514
190464.4 W Farndon, Cheshire, S Chad (GF), 8, 12-1-22 (632 kg) in F. Mon. SJ413544
190564.5 SSW Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, Holy Trinity, 10, 19-0-2 (966 kg) in E. Tue. [website] SP201543
190664.5 SW Bewdley, Worcestershire, S Anne, 8, 15-2-23 (798 kg) in F. Wed (exc 1st). [website] SO785753
190764.5 SSE Shelton, Bedfordshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable. TL033688
190864.5 W Holt, Wrexham, Clwyd, Wales, S Chad (T), 6, 7-3-14 (400 kg) in A♭. Wed. SJ411541
190964.5 WSW Berrington, Shropshire, All Saints (GF), 8, 13-1-11 (678 kg) in G. SJ530068
191064.6 SW Hartlebury, Worcestershire, S James (T), 8, 17-2-22 (899 kg) in E♭. [website] SO840708
191164.6 NE Hedon, East Riding of Yorkshire, S Augustine (T), 8, 17-1-19 (885 kg) in E. Mon (alt). TA188287
191264.6 SSE Yelden, Bedfordshire, S Mary, 4 U/R, 6¾ cwt (~340 kg) in B♭. Unringable. TL011671
191364.6 W Chester, Cheshire, All Saints, Hoole, 6, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B. Thu. SJ417674
191464.6 SSW Alcester, Warwickshire, S Nicholas, 8, 12-2-13 (641 kg) in F♯. Thu (with exceptions). [website] SP090574
191564.6 W Eccleston, Cheshire, S Mary V, 8, 26-3-3 (1360 kg) in E♭. Sat (not always: check) 11:00. SJ412626
191664.6 NNE South Dalton, East Riding of Yorkshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 11-2-16 (591 kg) in F♯. Unringable. SE967455
191764.6 NNE Warter, East Riding of Yorkshire, Yorkshire Wolds Heritage Centre, 3, 8¼ cwt (~420 kg) in A. Former church of S James (Anglican); building owned by Yorkshire Wolds Heritage Trust; ringing prohibited; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SE869504
191864.7 ESE Parson Drove, Cambridgeshire, S John Bapt (GF), 5 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in A. Unringable. [website] TF390090
191964.7 E Orby, Lincolnshire, All Saints (GF;T), 3, 8-0-20 (415 kg) in A. Tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. TF490672
192064.7 NNW Blubberhouses, North Yorkshire, S Andrew (GF), 3 U/R, 3-1-9 (169 kg) in E♭. Unringable; No stays or sliders. SE167552
192164.7 SSE Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 5, 19-2-24 (1002 kg) in E♭. SP863591
192264.8 W Stoak, Cheshire, S Lawrence, 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in B♭. Unringable. SJ423732
192364.8 SSE Denton, Northamptonshire, S Margaret, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Unringable. SP837579
192464.8 SSE Podington, Bedfordshire, S Mary V, 4 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable. SP941626
192564.9 N Shipton, North Yorkshire, Holy Evangelist (GF), 3 U/R, 5-0-3 (255 kg) in D. Unringable; Hung for dead-rope ringing. SE553589
192664.9 SE Buckworth, Cambridgeshire, All Saints, 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. One bell (or more) from ring hung for swing chiming with levers: treble; one or more bells not hung; unringable. [website] TL148767
192764.9 ESE Tydd St Giles, Cambridgeshire, S Giles, 6, 8-2-8 (435 kg) in A. Detached tower. [website] TF427164
192864.9 NW Rishton, Lancashire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 15-0-13 (768 kg) in F♯. SD724302
192965 WNW Standish, Greater Manchester, S Wilfrid, 8, 12-0-23 (620 kg) in G. Tue. [website] SD563102
193065 S Kineton, Warwickshire, S Peter (S;T), 8, 10-0-5 (510 kg) in F♯. CC recognised Ringing Centre; ART Teaching Centre: Edgehill Ringing Centre. Mon. [website] SP335510
193165 SW Kinlet, Shropshire, S John Bapt, 6 U/R, 10-2-13 (539 kg) in G. Unringable. SO710810
193265 WSW Cockshutt, Shropshire, Ringmore Campanile (GF), 6, 0-3-25 (49 kg) in B♭. Bells pitched by hum rather than nominal. SJ435291
193365 WSW Shrewsbury, Shropshire, S Mary V, 10, 19-2-8 (994 kg) in E♭. Tue (see tower website). [website] SJ493125
193465.1 WSW Leaton, Shropshire, Holy Trinity, 5, 14-2-0 (737 kg) in G. No regular ringing. [website] SJ469183
193565.1 SW Ribbesford, Worcestershire, S Leonard (GF), 3 U/R, 2½ cwt (~130 kg) in F♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; ropes fall in sequence: 1,3,2; Hung for dead-rope ringing; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SO786740
193665.1 WNW Halewood, Merseyside, S Nicholas, 6, 6-0-1 (305 kg) in B. Vallotti temperament tuning. Wed 20:00. SJ449861
193765.1 NNE Upper Helmsley, North Yorkshire, S Peter (GF), 3, 3 cwt (~150 kg) in F. Ropes fall in a straight line. SE695570
193865.1 NW Blackburn, Lancashire, S Jude (GF;T), 8, 6-0-25 (316 kg) in D♭. Detached tower. SD700281
193965.1 SE Wood Walton, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew, 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable; anticlockwise. [website] TL208821
194065.1 S Avon Dassett, Warwickshire, S John Bapt, 5, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Only limited ringing allowed; No mains electricity in tower. [website] SP411502
194165.1 W Chester, Cheshire, S Mary without the Walls, Handbridge, 8, 19-3-12 (1009 kg) in E♭. Wed. SJ406654
194265.2 ENE North Somercotes, Lincolnshire, S Mary (T), 3, 9-2-18 (491 kg) in A♭. Wed (alt). TF422957
194365.2 S Claydon, Oxfordshire, S James Gt (GF), 3 U/R, 6-0-3 (306 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SP456500
194465.2 E Burgh le Marsh, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 17-2-4 (891 kg) in E♭. Wed. TF500650
194565.2 W Chester, Cheshire, Cath Ch of Christ & BVM (T), 12, 24-3-0 (1257 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 6♭; detached tower. Mon. SJ406664
194665.3 W Chester, Cheshire, Old St Mary's (T), 8, 13-3-8 (702 kg) in F. Former church of S Mary on the Hill; bells owned by Chester Diocese; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way; access to ringing room via a vertical ladder. SJ405658
194765.3 W Chester, Cheshire, S Peter, 6 U/R, 9¼ cwt (~470 kg) in A♭. Unringable. SJ405662
194865.3 SSE Blisworth, Northamptonshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 12-2-25 (646 kg) in F. SP725534
194965.4 WSW Shrewsbury, Shropshire, S Chad, 12, 39-2-7 (2010 kg) in C. Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭; ART Teaching Centre: Round the Wrekin Teaching Hub. Tue. [website] SJ488124
195065.5 S Eydon, Northamptonshire, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 9-2-20 (492 kg) in G. SP541499