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10 Lincoln, Lincolnshire, S Peter at Gowts (T), 6, 8-0-3 (408 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) from ring unringable: 5th (broken pulley); only limited ringing allowed. [website] SK973704
20.4 NNE Lincoln, Lincolnshire, S Mary le Wigford (T), 4, 6-1-17 (325 kg) in A. Future plans: to become 5; tuning: 1-4 of 6. [website] SK974709
30.4 S Lincoln, Lincolnshire, S Basil Gt & S Paisios of the Holy Mountain (Gk Orth) (T), 6, 9-2-2 (484 kg) in A♭. Former church of S Botolph by Bargate (Anglican) (until 2018); Building is up for sale / under offer; ringing prohibited. [website] SK972698
40.9 NNE Lincoln, Lincolnshire, Cath Ch of BVM (T), 12, 23-3-13 (1212 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. Thu. SK977717
51.8 NE Lincoln, Lincolnshire, S Giles (T), 8, 18-0-2 (915 kg) in E. Mon. SK988728
62.8 E Washingborough, Lincolnshire, S John (T), 8, 12-1-11 (627 kg) in F♯. Wed (1st, 3rd). TF018706
73.5 SE Branston, Lincolnshire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 9-3-23 (506 kg) in F♯. Ringing currently not permitted; PN rotates: Nocton; Blankney; Potterhanworth; Branston. [website] TF021673
83.7 NE Nettleham, Lincolnshire, All Saints (T), 6, 8-3-1 (445 kg) in G. Tue. TF007753
93.9 S Waddington, Lincolnshire, S Michael (T), 6, 11-1-25 (583 kg) in F♯. Wed (2nd, 4th). SK976641
104.8 E Fiskerton, Lincolnshire, S Clement, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,3,4 of 4. TF048719
115 SW Thorpe on the Hill, Lincolnshire, S Michael (GF), 6, 4-1-6 (219 kg) in C. Tue. SK908654
125 S Harmston, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 8, 10-2-0 (533 kg) in G♯. PN rotates: Martin; Harmston; Timberland; Tattershall; Dunston. Mon (2nd) & Wed (5th). SK972622
135.7 NE Scothern, Lincolnshire, S Germain (T), 6, 11-0-0 (559 kg) in G. Fri. TF033774
145.7 ESE Potterhanworth, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 6-3-24 (354 kg) in C. PN rotates: Nocton; Blankney; Potterhanworth; Branston. Tue (3rd, 5th). [website] TF054660
155.8 NNW Scampton, Lincolnshire, S John Bapt, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Unringable. SK948794
165.9 W Harby, Nottinghamshire, All Saints, 6, 6-2-18 (338 kg) in B♭. Mon. SK878705
175.9 SW Aubourn, Lincolnshire, The Clock Tower (T), 3, 8-0-9 (411 kg) in A. Former church of S Peter (Anglican); building owned by Parish Council. SK919625
186 NW Saxilby, Lincolnshire, S Botolph, 6, 12-1-10 (627 kg) in F. Thu. SK895761
196.1 S Coleby, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable; tower unsafe. SK975605
206.3 NNE Welton, Lincolnshire, S Mary, 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in F♯. TF011797
216.3 WSW Eagle, Lincolnshire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 8-1-2 (420 kg) in A. Wed (by arrangement). SK875672
226.4 NNE Dunholme, Lincolnshire, S Chad (T), 6, 8-3-26 (456 kg) in A♭. TF024794
236.7 SE Nocton, Lincolnshire, All Saints (T), 6, 8-1-11 (424 kg) in A. PN rotates: Nocton; Blankney; Potterhanworth; Branston. Tue (1st). [website] TF060641
246.7 SW Thurlby, Lincolnshire, S Germain, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). Derelict; unringable. SK908617
257.2 S Boothby Graffoe, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (GF), 3, 8-1-24 (430 kg) in A. SK987588
267.2 SE Dunston, Lincolnshire, S Peter (GF), 5, 8-0-8 (410 kg) in G. PN rotates: Martin; Harmston; Timberland; Tattershall; Dunston. Mon (4th) 18:30. [website] TF062629
277.5 N Hackthorn, Lincolnshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 8-0-8 (410 kg) in G. SK990823
287.8 SSW Bassingham, Lincolnshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 6, 10-1-0 (521 kg) in G. PN alternates with Norton Disney. Mon (1st, 3rd). SK907597
297.8 S Navenby, Lincolnshire, S Peter (T), 6, 13-0-12 (666 kg) in F♯. SK986578
307.9 WSW Swinderby, Lincolnshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 4-3-7 (244 kg) in B. 4th (5-1-2) is heavier than tenor. SK868631
318.1 WSW North Scarle, Lincolnshire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 6-1-10 (322 kg) in B♭. SK848667
328.3 SE Metheringham, Lincolnshire, S Wilfrid (GF;T), 8, 6-3-13 (349 kg) in G♯. No visiting bands at present; only limited ringing allowed. [website] TF070612
338.6 S Wellingore, Lincolnshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 9-1-10 (474 kg) in G. SK982565
348.7 WSW South Scarle, Nottinghamshire, S Helena, 5, 9-2-8 (486 kg) in G. Thu. SK848640
358.7 SE Blankney, Lincolnshire, S Oswald, 6, 8-3-26 (456 kg) in A. PN rotates: Nocton; Blankney; Potterhanworth; Branston. Tue (2nd). [website] TF068600
368.7 SSW Carlton le Moorland, Lincolnshire, S Mary, 4, 5-0-14 (260 kg) in C♯. SK908578
378.8 SW Norton Disney, Lincolnshire, S Peter (GF), 6, 8-0-27 (419 kg) in B♭. PN alternates with Bassingham. Mon (2nd, 4th, 5th). SK889589
389.1 E Bardney, Lincolnshire, S Laurence, 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G. TF119693
399.2 NW Stow, Lincolnshire, S Mary (T), 8, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in G. Fri. SK881820
409.6 W North Clifton, Nottinghamshire, S George, 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 2,2♭,3 of 3. SK818712
419.9 S Welbourn, Lincolnshire, S Chad (GF), 8, 11-0-25 (570 kg) in G. SK968545
4210 WNW Torksey, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SK836789
4310.1 NE Wickenby, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Laurence (GF), 3, 3½ cwt (~180 kg) in E. TF087819
4410.1 WNW 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
4510.1 NE Friesthorpe, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg). Unringable. TF071834
4610.3 WSW North Collingham, Nottinghamshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 9-3-4 (497 kg) in G. SK829620
4710.3 W Low Marnham, Nottinghamshire, S Wilfrid, 3 U/R, 5-3-0 (292 kg) in B♭. Unringable. SK806693
4810.5 WNW Laneham, Nottinghamshire, S Peter, 4, 10-3-4 (548 kg) in E. SK814765
4910.6 NE Faldingworth, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 3, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A. Also hung for ringing: sanctus bell. TF066847
5010.7 NNW Willingham by Stow, Lincolnshire, S Helen (GF), 6, 12-0-4 (611 kg) in G. Wed. SK874845