Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10.1 Fillongley, Warwickshire, S Mary & All Saints (T), 8, 10-3-23 (557 kg) in F. Fri. [website] SP280871
21.8 SE Corley, Warwickshire, dedication unknown (GF;T), 5, 5-1-16 (274 kg) in B♯. Rung from nave; tuning: (approx) 1-4,5♯ of 5. [website] SP301851
32.2 N Arley, Warwickshire, S Wilfrid (GF), 6, 7-0-12 (361 kg) in A. [website] SP283906
42.4 NE Astley, Warwickshire, S Mary V, 5, 8-2-9 (436 kg) in F♯. Tuning: 1-5 of 6. [website] SP310894
53.3 NW Shustoke, Warwickshire, S Cuthbert, 6, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in G♯. Tuning: 2-7 of 8. Tue. [website] SP242909
63.5 N Ansley, Warwickshire, S Lawrence, Church End, 6, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in G♯. Tue. [website] SP290926
73.6 SE Keresley, West Midlands, S Thomas (T), 6, 3-3-10 (195 kg) in D. Tue. [website] SP316825
83.8 SSW Meriden, West Midlands, S Laurence (T), 5, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; only limited ringing allowed; anticlockwise. [website] SP252816
93.9 ESE Exhall, Warwickshire, S Giles (GF;T), 6, 6-2-6 (333 kg) in B. Thu (exc 3rd). [website] SP340850
104.2 SSE Allesley, West Midlands, All Saints (T), 8, 12-0-0 (610 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] SP301806
114.7 NW Nether Whitacre, Warwickshire, S Giles (T), 6, 10-1-0 (521 kg) in G. Thu. [website] SP231928
124.9 E Bedworth, Warwickshire, All Saints (T), 8, 14-0-18 (719 kg) in F♯. Wed 18:30. [website] SP359869
135 WNW Coleshill, Warwickshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 10, 14-0-24 (722 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] SP201890
145.3 ESE Foleshill, West Midlands, S Laurence, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Derelict; unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,1,3 of 4. [website] SP353825
155.4 SSW Berkswell, West Midlands, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 16-2-7 (841 kg) in F. Fri. [website] SP243791
165.6 ENE Nuneaton, Warwickshire, All Saints, Chilvers Coton, 10, 13-1-24 (684 kg) in F♯. [website] SP363907
175.8 NW Lea Marston, Warwickshire, S John Bapt, 3, 6-1-8 (321 kg) in B. Anticlockwise; tuning: 1,2♭,3 of 3. [website] SP204927
186 ENE Nuneaton, Warwickshire, S Nicolas, 8, 14-1-5 (726 kg) in E. [website] SP365916
196.1 SE Coventry, West Midlands, Ruined Cath Ch of S Michael, 12, 33-3-6 (1717 kg) in D♭. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. Thu. [website] SP335789
206.2 SW Hampton in Arden, West Midlands, S Mary & S Bartholomew (T), 8, 12-0-22 (620 kg) in G. Mon 20:00. [website] SP202807
216.4 WSW Bickenhill, West Midlands, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in A. Tue 20:00. [website] SP188824
226.5 NNE Mancetter, Warwickshire, S Peter (T), 5, 20½ cwt (~1040 kg) in E. Anticlockwise. Mon (1st). [website] SP320966
236.8 SE Coventry, West Midlands, S Michael, Stoke (GF;T), 8, 13-1-9 (677 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] SP357794
246.9 E Bulkington, Warwickshire, S James (T), 8, 12-1-23 (633 kg) in G. Tue. [website] SP391867
256.9 NNE Witherley, Leicestershire, S Peter (T), 5, 12-3-0 (648 kg) in G. Thu (3rd). SP325973
267 NNE Atherstone, Warwickshire, S Mary (T), 8, 8-1-6 (422 kg) in A. Octagonal tower. Wed (not always: check). [website] SP308979
277 NW Kingsbury, Warwickshire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 17-1-0 (876 kg) in E. Fri. [website] SP214962
287.2 SW Barston, West Midlands, S Swithin (GF), 6, 5-2-3 (281 kg) in C. Thu (2nd) 18:30. [website] SP207780
297.2 ESE Walsgrave on Sowe, West Midlands, S Mary (T), 6, 6-1-15 (324 kg) in B. [website] SP379808
307.3 WNW Curdworth, Warwickshire, S Nicholas & S Peter ad Vincula (GF), 3, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Anticlockwise; tuning: 1,2,4 of 5. [website] SP177928
317.6 NE Fenny Drayton, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 7-2-9 (385 kg) in A♭. SP350971
327.7 ESE Ansty, Warwickshire, S James, 4 U/R, 4¾ cwt (~240 kg) in D. Unringable. [website] SP399836
337.9 ESE Shilton, Warwickshire, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 6-3-20 (352 kg) in B♭. Fri. [website] SP403843
347.9 NW Wishaw, Warwickshire, S Chad, 3, 6-0-6 (308 kg) in B♭. [website] SP176945
358.1 W Birmingham, West Midlands, S Giles, Sheldon, 8, 8-1-8 (423 kg) in A♭. SP151846
368.2 ENE Burton Hastings, Warwickshire, S Botolph, 5, 6-3-9 (347 kg) in B. [website] SP409899
378.2 NE Higham on the Hill, Leicestershire, S Peter (T), 6, 10-3-8 (550 kg) in F♯. SP382955
388.6 N Grendon, Warwickshire, All Saints, 6, 11-2-14 (591 kg) in F♯. [website] SK287009
398.7 WNW Castle Bromwich, West Midlands, S Mary & S Margaret (T), 8, 10-3-14 (552 kg) in A♭. Wed. [website] SP142898
408.8 SW Knowle, West Midlands, S John Bapt, S Lawrence, & S Anne, 8, 9-3-7 (498 kg) in G. Mon. [website] SP182767
419 W Birmingham, West Midlands, S Edburgha, Yardley, 8, 12-2-16 (642 kg) in F♯. Wed 20:00. SP134863
429.1 S Kenilworth, Warwickshire, S Nicholas, 6, 14-0-22 (721 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] SP285724
439.2 WSW Solihull, West Midlands, S Alphege, 12, 21-1-11 (1085 kg) in E♭. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. Tue. [website] SP153792
449.3 NNE Sheepy Magna, Leicestershire, All Saints (T), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Mon (exc Bank Hols). SK326013
459.3 E Wolvey, Warwickshire, S John Bapt, 6, 12-0-24 (621 kg) in G. [website] SP430879
469.5 NW Middleton, Warwickshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3, 8-3-1 (445 kg) in G. Ropes fall in a straight line. [website] SP176983
479.5 SSW Honiley, Warwickshire, S John Bapt, 6, 6-2-4 (332 kg) in A. SP244722
489.5 SSE Stoneleigh, Warwickshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 10-2-14 (540 kg) in G. Thu. [website] SP330725
499.6 N Polesworth, Warwickshire, S Editha (T), 8, 11-2-11 (589 kg) in F. Mon (check with contact). [website] SK263024
509.6 NE Stoke Golding, Leicestershire, S Margaret (S;T), 6, 9-0-27 (469 kg) in A♭. Tue. SP397972