Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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325177.1 E Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire, Great S Mary (S), 8, 24-0-12 (1225 kg) in D. Mon. [website] TL484148
325277.2 WNW Llandyssil, Powys, Wales, S Tyssil, 5 U/R, 7-0-8 (359 kg) in A♭. Unringable. SO195954
325377.2 NE Bourne, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 15-1-4 (777 kg) in F♯. TF096199
325477.2 SSW Purse Caundle, Dorset, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. ST695175
325577.2 SSW Poyntington, Dorset, All Saints, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♯. Unringable; Hung for dead-rope ringing; no stays; tuning: 1-3 of 5. ST650199
325677.2 ESE Greenwich, Greater London, S Alfege (T), 10, 23-2-14 (1200 kg) in D. Wed (see tower website) 20:00. [website] TQ382776
325777.2 ESE 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
325877.2 SSW Milborne Port, Somerset, S John Ev, 8, 26-3-26 (1371 kg) in D. Wed. [website] ST676185
325977.3 N Pentrich, Derbyshire, S Matthew (GF), 6, 10-1-17 (528 kg) in G. 3rd is lighter than both treble and 2nd. Mon. SK389525
326077.3 E Harlow, Essex, S Mary & S Hugh, 8, 18-1-13 (933 kg) in E. TL482114
326177.3 SSW Pimperne, Dorset, S Peter, 5, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Thu. [website] ST903094
326277.3 ENE Impington, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew (GF), 3 U/R, 9-3-4 (497 kg) in A. Unringable. [website] TL447632
326377.3 S Hamble, Hampshire, S Andrew (GF), 3 U/R, 4½ cwt (~230 kg) in C♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1,3,4 of 4. [website] SU480067
326477.3 SSE Easebourne, West Sussex, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 11-0-21 (568 kg) in G. PN alternates: Easebourne: 1,3; Midhurst: 2,4. Thu (1st, 3rd). SU894225
326577.3 NNE Barrowby, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 6, 10-1-25 (532 kg) in G. Wed. SK878364
326677.4 SE Betchworth, Surrey, S Michael & All Angels, 8, 11-0-10 (563 kg) in A♭. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ210497
326777.4 NE Irnham, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 9-3-22 (505 kg) in G♯. Also hung for ringing: 4♭ (old 3rd, to retain previous Dorian mode ring of 5). TF023266
326877.4 SW Greinton, Somerset, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 15½ cwt (~790 kg) in F♯. Ringing currently not permitted. [website] ST412364
326977.4 SSW Rimpton, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3. [website] ST610218
327077.4 NNE Thoroton, Nottinghamshire, S Helena (GF;T), 6, 9-2-17 (490 kg) in G. SK764425
327177.4 SE Buckland, Surrey, S Mary V (T), 6, 4-2-3 (230 kg) in B. Fri 20:00. [website] TQ221508
327277.5 ESE Barkingside, Greater London, S George, 8, 10-0-9 (512 kg) in G. Tue. TQ430886
327377.5 NNE Woodborough, Nottinghamshire, S Swithun (T), 6, 9-0-2 (458 kg) in G. Thu 19:00. SK631477
327477.5 SSW Sandford Orcas, Dorset, S Nicholas, 6, 11-1-11 (577 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] ST622210
327577.5 NNW Madeley, Staffordshire, All Saints (S;T), 6, 11-0-26 (571 kg) in F♯. Fri. SJ772443
327677.5 E Rickling, Essex, All Saints, 5, 5-1-18 (275 kg) in A. TL498315
327777.5 WSW St Andrews Major, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Andrew, 5 U/R, 10¼ cwt (~520 kg) in G. Unringable; anticlockwise; tower unsafe. ST138714
327877.5 NW Forden, Powys, Wales, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 9-3-23 (506 kg) in G. SJ227011
327977.5 NE Boothby Pagnell, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 5, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in A. SK971308
328077.5 E Wicken Bonhunt, Essex, S Margaret, 3 U/R, 13-3-14 (705 kg). Unringable; tuning: 1,7,8 of 8. TL498333
328177.5 NNE Sedgebrook, Lincolnshire, S Lawrence, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Unringable. SK857380
328277.6 ESE Penge, Greater London, S John Ev, 6, 9-1-21 (479 kg) in A♭. [website] TQ353704
328377.6 NNE Lowdham, Nottinghamshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 9-0-14 (464 kg) in G. Thu. SK662468
328477.6 SSW Shillingstone, Dorset, Holy Rood (GF), 6, 15-2-9 (792 kg) in E. Tue. ST824114
328577.6 ENE Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew, Chesterton (GF), 6, 16-2-2 (839 kg) in E. Thu. [website] TL462596
328677.6 N Wirksworth, Derbyshire, S Mary (T), 8, 14-1-13 (730 kg) in F. Fri (1st). SK287539
328777.7 SSE Midhurst, West Sussex, S Mary Magd & S Denis (T), 6, 10-2-8 (537 kg) in G. PN alternates: Easebourne: 1,3; Midhurst: 2,4. Thu (2nd, 4th). SU887214
328877.7 NNE Hawksworth, Nottinghamshire, S Mary & All Saints, 3 U/R, 10-2-0 (533 kg) in A♭. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 2,3,5 of 8. SK752434
328977.7 S Hinton Martell, Dorset, S John Ev, 5 U/R, 8-0-26 (418 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise. [website] SU013061
329077.7 SSW Marston Magna, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 13-1-22 (683 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] ST593223
329177.7 NNW Adderley, Shropshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in C. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SJ660395
329277.7 WSW Sully, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 6-0-2 (306 kg) in B♭. Wed 18:30. ST151683
329377.7 NNW Prees, Shropshire, S Chad, 6, 11-2-18 (592 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] SJ556334
329477.7 ESE Lewisham, Greater London, S Mary, 8, 21-1-14 (1086 kg) in E♭. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ379748
329577.8 NNE Linby, Nottinghamshire, S Michael (T), 6, 5-3-16 (299 kg) in C. SK534508
329677.8 N Swanwick, Derbyshire, S Andrew (T), 6, 17-2-17 (897 kg) in F. SK404532
329777.8 SW Moorlinch, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF), 6, 18-1-16 (934 kg) in E♭. Fri. [website] ST397368
329877.8 SW West Huntspill, Somerset, Chair Ring (GF), 6, 0-2-2 (26 kg) in F. Ringing restricted (invitees only); bells pitched by hum rather than nominal; 5th (0-2-3) is heavier than tenor. ST308459
329977.8 NNW Keele, Staffordshire, Woodlands (GF;T), 8, 0-3-19 (47 kg) in A♯. SJ792456
330077.8 E Ickleton, Cambridgeshire, S Mary Magd (GF;T), 8, 18-2-21 (949 kg) in F. No regular ringing; rung from chancel. [website] TL494438