Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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245188.5 E Roade, Northamptonshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 10-2-17 (541 kg) in F♯. Rung from chancel. Tue (alt) 19:00. SP757518
245288.5 ESE Chilton, Buckinghamshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 7-3-14 (400 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line. SP686116
245388.5 NE Heanor, Derbyshire, S Laurence (T), 8, 15-2-4 (789 kg) in E. Tue. SK435464
245488.5 ENE Seagrave, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF;T), 3, 7-2-10 (386 kg) in A. SK619175
245588.6 E Pitsford, Northamptonshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 10-3-11 (551 kg) in A. SP754681
245688.6 NE Ashford in the Water, Derbyshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 6-0-6 (308 kg) in B. Tue. SK194697
245788.6 ENE King's Norton, Leicestershire, S John Bapt, 8, 18-3-12 (958 kg) in E♭. SK688005
245888.6 E Northampton, Northamptonshire, S Giles (T), 10, 22-3-0 (1156 kg) in D. ART Teaching Centre: Northampton. Wed (3rd). [website] SP759605
245988.6 NNE Culcheth (Newchurch), Cheshire, dedication unknown (T), 8, 12-0-14 (616 kg) in F♯. Mon. SJ661949
246088.6 S Kingstone, Somerset, S John & All Saints (GF), 6, 10-1-2 (522 kg) in G. Rung from chancel. [website] ST378136
246188.6 SE Great Durnford, Wiltshire, S Andrew (GF), 5, 13-3-6 (701 kg) in F♯. [website] SU136383
246288.7 E Thornborough, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V (GF), 5, 11-3-23 (607 kg) in F♯. Steel bells. Mon. SP743336
246388.7 SE Shipton Bellinger, Hampshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 9-1-6 (473 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1,2,4 of 5. [website] SU232454
246488.7 SSE Baverstock, Wiltshire, S Editha (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders. [website] SU028315
246588.7 ENE Keyham, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF), 3, 4-0-19 (212 kg) in D. SK670065
246688.7 E Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, S Mary (GF), 5, 9-0-2 (458 kg) in G♯. No visiting bands at present. SP758469
246788.7 SE Speen, Berkshire, S Mary (T), 6, 12-2-12 (640 kg) in G. Thu. [website] SU455678
246888.7 NE Bakewell, Derbyshire, All Saints, 8, 16-3-21 (860 kg) in F. Thu. SK215684
246988.7 E Wootton, Northamptonshire, S George M (GF), 6, 13-2-21 (695 kg) in E♭. Tue. SP762565
247088.8 ENE Beeby, Leicestershire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Unringable; truncated spire. SK664083
247188.8 ENE Great Oxendon, Northamptonshire, S Helen (GF), 5, 7-0-2 (357 kg) in A♭. SP735839
247288.8 NNE Manchester, Greater Manchester, S Wilfrid, Northenden, 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. SJ832900
247388.8 S Buckland St Mary, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 11-3-12 (602 kg) in F. [website] ST270134
247488.8 ESE Cholsey, Oxfordshire, S Mary (T), 8, 10-1-11 (526 kg) in G. Tue 20:00. SU583870
247588.8 E Hardingstone, Northamptonshire, S Edmund (T), 5, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. SP763578
247688.8 NE Bramcote, Nottinghamshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 6, 5-1-14 (273 kg) in B♭. Fri. SK507377
247788.8 NE Pentrich, Derbyshire, S Matthew (GF), 6, 10-1-17 (528 kg) in G. 3rd is lighter than both treble and 2nd. Mon. SK389525
247888.8 SSE Fovant, Wiltshire, S George (GF;T), 6, 8-3-5 (447 kg) in A. [website] ST996295
247988.9 SSE Sherborne, Dorset, Abbey Ch of S Mary V, 8, 46-0-5 (2339 kg) in B♭. The heaviest ring of eight bells. Tue. [website] ST638165
248088.9 E Maidwell, Northamptonshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 8-1-0 (419 kg) in G. Fri PN shared: Maidwell; Haselbech. Fri (exc 1st). [website] SP749769
248188.9 ENE Queniborough, Leicestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 10-1-17 (528 kg) in G. Tue PN shared: Barkby; Queniborough. Tue (alt: check) 18:00. SK650120
248288.9 SE East Woodhay, Hampshire, S Martin (GF;T), 6, 7-2-14 (387 kg) in G♯. [website] SU405614
248388.9 E Courteenhall, Northamptonshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 5, 12-0-26 (621 kg) in F♯. SP764529
248488.9 ESE Berrick Salome, Oxfordshire, S Helen (GF), 6, 7-1-13 (374 kg) in B♭. SU623942
248588.9 SSE Sutton Mandeville, Wiltshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in G♯. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. ST985288
248689 NNE Norbury, Greater Manchester, S Thomas, Hazel Grove (T), 8, 14-1-22 (734 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] SJ923865
248789 E Thornton, Buckinghamshire, S Michael & All Angels, 3 U/R, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SP752362
248889 SSW Stoodleigh, Devon, S Margaret (GF), 6, 7-0-3 (357 kg) in A♭. Thu (1st, 3rd). SS922188
248989 E Ashton, Northamptonshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 5, 7-0-17 (363 kg) in C. Anticlockwise; tuning: 1-5 of 6. SP765499
249089 WSW Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Mary V (T), 8, 19-3-16 (1011 kg) in E♭. Anticlockwise. [website] SM951155
249189 ENE Gaulby, Leicestershire, S Peter (T), 6, 9-0-6 (460 kg) in G♯. SK694010
249289 SSE Purse Caundle, Dorset, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. ST695175
249389 S Dowlish Wake, Somerset, S Andrew, 8, 7-3-10 (398 kg) in A♭. Thu (check with contact). [website] ST375129
249489.1 ESE Chalgrove, Oxfordshire, S Mary (T), 6, 16-0-14 (819 kg) in F. Wed. SU637965
249589.1 ENE Market Harborough, Leicestershire, S Dionysius (T), 10, 18-3-5 (955 kg) in F. Mon. SP733872
249689.1 E Potterspury, Northamptonshire, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 13-0-4 (662 kg) in E. SP761432
249789.1 ESE Ashendon, Buckinghamshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; No stays or sliders on 1,2. SP705142
249889.1 SSE South Newton, Wiltshire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in B♭. [website] SU087343
249989.1 S West Chinnock, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 4, 5-0-18 (262 kg) in C. [website] ST467134
250089.1 SSE Shaftesbury, Dorset, S Peter, 6, 12-2-26 (647 kg) in E♭. 5th (13-2-7) is heavier than tenor. [website] ST862229