Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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4851107.7 NNE Dunholme, Lincolnshire, S Chad (T), 6, 8-3-26 (456 kg) in A♭. TF024794
4852107.7 E Little Bromley, Essex, S Mary V, 4, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. TM091278
4853107.7 ENE Stowmarket, Suffolk, S Peter & S Mary (S;T), 8, 20-0-27 (1028 kg) in D. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; future plans: to become 10; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. [website] TM049586
4854107.7 WSW Hawkridge, Somerset, S Giles (GF), 6, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. [website] SS861306
4855107.8 SE Battle, East Sussex, S Mary, 8, 21-3-8 (1109 kg) in E♭. Tue. TQ750157
4856107.8 NE Dersingham, Norfolk, S Nicholas (T), 6, 9-0-8 (461 kg) in G. TF692303
4857107.8 N Rotherham, South Yorkshire, Minster Ch of All Saints, 12, 34-3-0 (1765 kg) in D♭. Tue. SK428928
4858107.9 NW Hope, Flintshire, Clwyd, Wales, S Cynfarch, 6, 9-3-24 (506 kg) in G. Mon. SJ309583
4859108 NNE Lea, Lincolnshire, S Helen, 6, 12-3-8 (651 kg) in F♯. Tue. SK830866
4860108 N Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, S Wilfrid, 3 U/R, 4½ cwt (~230 kg) in C♯. Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK652907
4861108 E Thorrington, Essex, S Mary Magd, 6, 9-0-22 (467 kg) in G. Wed (with exceptions). TM098196
4862108 SE Sedlescombe, East Sussex, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Wed. TQ777188
4863108 SE Eastbourne, East Sussex, S Saviour & S Peter, 10, 24-1-23 (1242 kg) in D. PN: by arrangement. [website] TV610987
4864108 ENE Wattisfield, Suffolk, S Margaret (GF), 5, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G♯. [website] TM010741
4865108 NNE Saundby, Nottinghamshire, S Martin of Tours (GF), 5, 5-1-25 (278 kg) in B♭. Church also houses bellframes ex Morton, Kinoulton, Rempstone; No mains electricity. SK785879
4866108.1 SE Eastbourne, East Sussex, Christ Church, 8, 8¾ cwt (~440 kg) in G♯. Tue. [website] TV620996
4867108.1 ENE Hopton by Thetford, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 8, 9-0-13 (463 kg) in F♯. Mon (alt). [website] TL993790
4868108.1 N Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S Anthony (Coptic Orthodox), Eastwood, 8, 12-1-21 (632 kg) in G. Former church of S Stephen (Anglican) (until 1997). SK433932
4869108.1 NNW Chester, Cheshire, S Mary without the Walls, Handbridge, 8, 19-3-12 (1009 kg) in E♭. Wed. SJ406654
4870108.1 ENE Merton, Norfolk, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise; round tower. TL911980
4871108.1 SW Cullompton, Devon, S Andrew, 10, 19-2-4 (992 kg) in D. Mon. ST021071
4872108.1 SE Eastbourne, East Sussex, All Saints, 8, 18¼ cwt (~930 kg) in E. Mon. [website] TV608982
4873108.2 ESE Charing, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 12-2-10 (640 kg) in G. Wed (with exceptions) 20:00. [website] TQ954494
4874108.2 N Harworth, Nottinghamshire, All Saints (T), 6, 9-2-10 (487 kg) in G♯. Mon. SK613917
4875108.2 ENE Castle Acre, Norfolk, S James, 6, 10-3-16 (553 kg) in G♯. PN shared with Swaffham. Fri (last). TF815150
4876108.3 W Swansea, Swansea, West Glamorgan, Wales, S Paul, Sketty, 8, 13-2-4 (688 kg) in F. Tue. SS627927
4877108.3 SW Oakford, Devon, S Peter (GF), 8, 12-1-11 (627 kg) in F♯. SS910212
4878108.3 ESE Ospringe, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 17-1-8 (880 kg) in F♯. Fri. [website] TR000603
4879108.3 NNW Chester, Cheshire, Old St Mary's (T), 8, 13-3-8 (702 kg) in F. Former church of S Mary on the Hill; bells owned by Chester Diocese; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way; access to ringing room via a vertical ladder. SJ405658
4880108.4 E Hintlesham, Suffolk, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Tue. [website] TM087434
4881108.4 ENE Ashill, Norfolk, S Nicholas (S;T), 8, 9-2-27 (495 kg) in F♯. Thu. TF883041
4882108.4 SW Plymtree, Devon, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 11-0-8 (562 kg) in G. Wed. ST051029
4883108.5 SW Branscombe, Devon, S Winifred (GF), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in G. Rung from chancel. Wed (exc Summer). SY195884
4884108.5 ENE Saham Toney, Norfolk, S George (T), 6, 13¾ cwt (~700 kg) in F. TF899020
4885108.5 SW Stoodleigh, Devon, S Margaret (GF), 6, 7-0-3 (357 kg) in A♭. Thu (1st, 3rd). SS922188
4886108.6 ESE Little Chart, Kent, S Mary (T), 6, 6-0-21 (314 kg) in B. TQ944458
4887108.6 ESE High Halden, Kent, S Mary V (GF), 6, 13-1-0 (673 kg) in F♯. [website] TQ901372
4888108.6 NNW Chester, Cheshire, S Peter, 6 U/R, 9¼ cwt (~470 kg) in A♭. Unringable. SJ405662
4889108.6 N Ecclesfield, South Yorkshire, S Mary V (S), 10, 14-1-22 (734 kg) in E. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Tue. [website] SK353942
4890108.6 NNW Chester, Cheshire, Cath Ch of Christ & BVM (T), 12, 24-3-0 (1257 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 6♭; detached tower. Mon. SJ406664
4891108.6 NNE Hackthorn, Lincolnshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 8-0-8 (410 kg) in G. SK990823
4892108.7 ESE Davington, Kent, S Mary Magd (GF;T), 3 U/R, 1-3-24 (100 kg) in F. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 5. [website] TR010617
4893108.7 E Great Bentley, Essex, S Mary V (T), 8, 7-0-27 (368 kg) in A. TM109216
4894108.7 NNE Upton, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 6, 10-3-18 (554 kg) in G. Thu. SK868867
4895108.7 E Barking, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 6, 11-1-7 (575 kg) in G. Mon. [website] TM076535
4896108.7 NE Friskney, Lincolnshire, All Saints (T), 6, 9-0-0 (457 kg) in A♭. TF460554
4897108.7 ESE Tenterden, Kent, S Mildred (T), 8, 27-3-23 (1420 kg) in D♭. Mon. [website] TQ883333
4898108.7 ESE Northiam, East Sussex, S Mary (GF), 6, 14-0-27 (723 kg) in F♯. Tue. TQ829245
4899108.7 ENE Wyverstone, Suffolk, S George (GF), 3, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Anticlockwise. TM041678
4900108.8 NNE Horncastle, Lincolnshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 16-0-12 (818 kg) in E. Fri. TF258695