Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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4551113.9 SW Vowchurch, Herefordshire, S Bartholomew (GF), 3, 4-3-11 (246 kg) in E♭. [website] SO361364
4552113.9 SSW Easton Grey, Wiltshire, dedication unknown (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. ST880876
4553113.9 SSE Croydon, Greater London, Minster Ch of S John Bapt, 12, 36-3-18 (1875 kg) in C♯. Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ319654
4554113.9 SSE Carshalton, Greater London, All Saints, 8, 11-0-6 (562 kg) in F♯. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ279644
4555113.9 SSW Clyffe Pypard, Wiltshire, S Peter, 6 U/R, 12¾ cwt (~650 kg) in F♯. Unringable. [website] SU074769
4556113.9 SSE Wilmington, Kent, S Michael (T), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Ropes fall in a straight line. [website] TQ538724
4557114 WSW Peterchurch, Herefordshire, S Peter (T), 6, 9-3-1 (496 kg) in G. Access to ringing room by steps and lift. [website] SO344385
4558114 S Hawley, Hampshire, Holy Trinity, 8, 10-3-9 (550 kg) in F♯. Tue. SU852593
4559114 SE Great Holland, Essex, All Saints (T), 8, 15-0-10 (767 kg) in F♯. TM219193
4560114 SSE Bromley Common, Greater London, S Luke, 8, 15-1-8 (778 kg) in F. Thu. [website] TQ414679
4561114 S Ewell, Surrey, S Mary V, 8, 12-2-2 (636 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] TQ220629
4562114.1 S Byfleet, Surrey, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 4¼ cwt (~220 kg) in F♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3. TQ062604
4563114.1 WSW New Radnor, Powys, Wales, S Mary, 6, 7-2-18 (389 kg) in B♭. Mon (2nd, 4th). SO210609
4564114.1 SSE Eastwood, Essex, S Laurence & All Saints (GF;T), 6, 9-0-8 (461 kg) in A. Thu. TQ861888
4565114.2 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
4566114.3 NW Casterton, Cumbria, Holy Trinity (GF), 3 U/R, 5-0-3 (255 kg) in D. The ringing bells form part of a 6-bell chime; unringable. SD624796
4567114.3 SSW Lyneham, Wiltshire, S Michael, 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. [website] SU023787
4568114.4 SSW Winterbourne Bassett, Wiltshire, S Katharine (GF), 3, 7-3-22 (404 kg) in A. SU101749
4569114.4 WSW Dorstone, Herefordshire, S Faith (S), 6, 10-3-0 (546 kg) in G. Thu. SO314418
4570114.4 NW Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria, S Mary V (T), 6, 12-1-23 (633 kg) in F♯. SD611788
4571114.5 S Horsell, Surrey, S Mary V, 6, 11-0-5 (561 kg) in G. Tue. SU997591
4572114.5 SW Staunton, Gloucestershire, All Saints (GF), 6, 9-3-6 (498 kg) in G. PN shared Staunton; Newland; Lydney; Ruardean; rung from chancel. Thu (1st). [website] SO550126
4573114.5 SSE St Paul's Cray, Greater London, His Royal Majesty House, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in D. Former church of S Paulinus (Anglican) (until 2002); derelict; unringable. [website] TQ473690
4574114.5 NW Dent, Cumbria, S Andrew (T), 6, 8-0-23 (417 kg) in B♭. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. [website] SD705870
4575114.6 SSE Croydon, Greater London, S Peter, South Croydon, 12, 30-0-20 (1533 kg) in D. Mon (see tower website). [website] TQ326644
4576114.6 WSW Gladestry, Powys, Wales, S Mary, 5 U/R, 7-0-11 (361 kg) in B. Unringable. SO230551
4577114.7 SSE Swanscombe, Kent, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 8, 18-0-5 (917 kg) in F. Wed. [website] TQ604739
4578114.7 SW Garway, Herefordshire, S Michael (GF), 5, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in G. Detached tower. [website] SO455224
4579114.7 SW North Nibley, Gloucestershire, S Martin (T), 6, 9-2-25 (494 kg) in G. [website] ST735961
4580114.8 S Tadley, Hampshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders. SU597599
4581114.8 SSE Hayes, Greater London, S Mary V (GF), 6, 8-1-26 (431 kg) in A. Tue. [website] TQ405663
4582114.8 S Cobham, Surrey, S Andrew (GF;T), 8, 9-3-9 (499 kg) in G. Tue. [website] TQ107597
4583114.8 SW Abbey Dore, Herefordshire, S Mary, 6, 8-0-21 (416 kg) in G. Anticlockwise; No mains electricity to provide lighting on stairs or ante chamber to protect bat population. [website] SO387303
4584114.9 SSE St Mary Cray, Greater London, S Mary, 6, 11-3-21 (606 kg) in G. Thu. [website] TQ472683
4585114.9 SW Bacton, Herefordshire, S Faith (GF), 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1-4 of 6. [website] SO370323
4586114.9 S Baughurst, Hampshire, S Stephen, 6, 6-1-15 (324 kg) in B. Wed. [website] SU582599
4587115 S Epsom, Surrey, Christ Church, Epsom Common, 8, 8-2-2 (433 kg) in A. Wed 20:00. [website] TQ195609
4588115 SSW Mildenhall, Wiltshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 7-0-26 (367 kg) in B♭. [website] SU209694
4589115 WSW Whitney on Wye, Herefordshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 5, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. County books / pNBR info discrepant. [website] SO267475
4590115 S Bramley, Hampshire, S James (GF), 8, 12-0-14 (616 kg) in G. Tue. [website] SU644589
4591115 SSE Leigh on Sea, Essex, S Clement (T), 8, 10-1-21 (530 kg) in G. Thu (not always: check). TQ841858
4592115 SSE Northfleet, Kent, S Botolph, 8, 14-0-10 (716 kg) in F. Anticlockwise. Tue. [website] TQ623741
4593115.1 SW Wotton under Edge, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 8, 18-2-0 (940 kg) in F. Tue. ST760934
4594115.1 SW Kentchurch, Herefordshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 7-2-5 (383 kg) in B♭. Thu (alt). [website] SO419256
4595115.2 NW Bolton le Sands, Lancashire, Holy Trinity (T), 3, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. SD483677
4596115.2 SW Berkeley, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 10, 21-1-3 (1081 kg) in E♭. Detached tower. Wed. [website] ST684990
4597115.2 SSW Little Bedwyn, Wiltshire, S Michael, 5, 8-0-27 (419 kg) in A. [website] SU291662
4598115.2 SSW Berwick Bassett, Wiltshire, S Nicholas (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; rung from porch; No stays or sliders; No mains electricity; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SU098735
4599115.2 SW St Margarets, Herefordshire, S Margaret (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SO353337
4600115.3 NW Barbon, Cumbria, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 7-1-25 (380 kg) in A. Thu 17:30. SD630824