Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10.1 Ashby Folville, Leicestershire, S Mary (GF), 8, 12-1-2 (623 kg) in G. SK706119
21.2 NW Gaddesby, Leicestershire, S Luke (GF;T), 8, 7-3-3 (395 kg) in A. SK689130
31.3 SW South Croxton, Leicestershire, S John Bapt, 4 U/R, 8-1-19 (428 kg) in A. One or more bells not hung; unringable. SK691103
41.9 SE Twyford, Leicestershire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 6-2-22 (340 kg) in G. Mon. SK729100
52.7 NE Great Dalby, Leicestershire, S Swithun (GF), 5, 9-1-17 (478 kg) in A♭. SK742144
63 SSE Lowesby, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF), 3, 10-2-6 (536 kg) in F♯. SK723074
73.3 ESE Burrough on the Hill, Leicestershire, S Mary V (GF;T), 4, 7-0-15 (362 kg) in A. SK757107
83.4 SW Beeby, Leicestershire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Unringable; truncated spire. SK664083
93.4 W Queniborough, Leicestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 10-1-17 (528 kg) in G. Tue PN shared: Barkby; Queniborough. Tue (alt: check) 18:00. SK650120
103.7 N Frisby on the Wreake, Leicestershire, S Thomas of Canterbury, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK695178
113.8 WNW Rearsby, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels, 3, 7-3-11 (399 kg) in A. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK651146
124 NNE Kirby Bellars, Leicestershire, S Peter, 6, 12-2-22 (645 kg) in F♯. Fri (suspended pro tem). SK717182
134 SW Keyham, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF), 3, 4-0-19 (212 kg) in D. SK670065
144.1 NNW Hoby, Leicestershire, All Saints, 5, 8-0-23 (417 kg) in A. SK669173
154.2 NW Thrussington, Leicestershire, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 5, 8-1-8 (423 kg) in B♭. SK650157
164.4 N Asfordby, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 12-1-17 (630 kg) in F. Mon. SK708189
174.4 ENE Little Dalby, Leicestershire, S James (GF), 3, 7-0-15 (362 kg) in A♭. Ropes fall in a straight line. SK774136
184.5 WSW Barkby, Leicestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 13-2-27 (698 kg) in E. Tue PN shared: Barkby; Queniborough. Tue (alt: check) 18:00. SK636098
194.5 SSE Tilton on the Hill, Leicestershire, S Peter (GF), 6, 9-2-11 (488 kg) in G. Practices currently in abeyance. SK743056
204.6 ESE Somerby, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF), 6, 11-1-9 (576 kg) in G. Rung from chancel. SK779104
214.9 ESE Owston, Leicestershire, S Andrew (GF), 3 U/R, 7-0-18 (364 kg) in B♭. Derelict; unringable. SK774079
224.9 E Pickwell, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF), 4, 9-1-21 (479 kg) in F♯. SK785113
234.9 W Syston, Leicestershire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 15-0-26 (774 kg) in E. Fri. SK626118
245 WNW Ratcliffe on the Wreake, Leicestershire, S Botolph (GF), 6, 4-3-0 (241 kg) in D. SK630145
255.3 NE Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, S Mary (T), 10, 25-1-20 (1292 kg) in D. Tue. SK752190
265.3 SW Scraptoft, Leicestershire, All Saints (T), 6, 5-1-16 (274 kg) in B♭. Thu (confirm first) 20:00. SK647055
275.6 N Saxelbye, Leicestershire, S Peter (GF), 3, 7-2-5 (383 kg) in B♭. SK700209
285.7 SSW Houghton on the Hill, Leicestershire, S Catharine (T), 6, 12-3-7 (651 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK676032
295.9 S Billesdon, Leicestershire, S John Bapt, 8, 11-2-22 (594 kg) in F. Fri. SK719025
306.1 WSW Thurmaston, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 6, 10-2-1 (534 kg) in A♭. SK610093
316.1 SW Thurnby, Leicestershire, S Luke, 8, 12-3-12 (653 kg) in E. SK647039
326.2 SSE Skeffington, Leicestershire, S Thomas a Becket, 5, 7-2-2 (382 kg) in A♭. SK741026
336.2 SW Humberstone, Leicestershire, S Mary, 6, 19-3-24 (1014 kg) in F. SK626059
346.3 N Grimston, Leicestershire, S John Bapt (GF), 3 U/R, 9½ cwt (~480 kg). One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: non-diatonic. SK685218
356.4 NW Seagrave, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF;T), 3, 7-2-10 (386 kg) in A. SK619175
366.4 W Cossington, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF), 5, 11-2-6 (587 kg) in F♯. Tuning: 1-5 of 6. SK603136
376.5 NE Thorpe Arnold, Leicestershire, S Mary V (GF), 5, 6-2-19 (339 kg) in B♭. Wed (not always: check) 19:00. SK770201
386.5 W Wanlip, Leicestershire, Our Lady & S Nicholas (GF), 6, 7-3-3 (395 kg) in B♭. SK602109
396.5 E Cold Overton, Leicestershire, S John Bapt (GF), 3, 10-0-0 (508 kg) in G♯. Ropes fall in a straight line. SK810101
406.8 S Gaulby, Leicestershire, S Peter (T), 6, 9-0-6 (460 kg) in G♯. SK694010
416.9 WNW Sileby, Leicestershire, S Mary, 10, 22-0-12 (1123 kg) in D. Wed (not always: check). SK600151
426.9 N Ab Kettleby, Leicestershire, S James (GF), 6, 8-2-22 (442 kg) in G. Wed. [website] SK724228
437.1 WSW Birstall, Leicestershire, S James Gt (GF;T), 8, 10-0-23 (518 kg) in G♯. Thu (exc 2nd). SK596088
447.2 S King's Norton, Leicestershire, S John Bapt, 8, 18-3-12 (958 kg) in E♭. SK688005
457.3 SW Stoughton, Leicestershire, S Mary, 4, 11-0-11 (564 kg) in G. SK640021
467.5 W Rothley, Leicestershire, S Mary V & S John Bapt, 6, 11-2-19 (593 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] SK585126
477.5 SW Evington, Leicestershire, S Denys (GF;T), 6, 16-0-24 (824 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK627027
487.5 NNW Old Dalby, Leicestershire, S John Bapt (GF), 4, 9-2-2 (484 kg) in G. SK673235
497.6 SSE Tugby, Leicestershire, S Thomas a Becket, 4, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in B. Anticlockwise. SK761010
507.6 WSW Belgrave, Leicestershire, S Peter (GF;T), 8, 14-0-23 (722 kg) in F. Church closed. SK592071