Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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180155.1 NE Thurlby, Lincolnshire, S Germain, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). Derelict; unringable. SK908617
180255.1 WNW Calverhall, Shropshire, Holy Trinity, 6, 12-3-24 (659 kg) in G. PN alternates with Ightfield. Wed (alt) 19:00. [website] SJ603372
180355.1 SSE Chearsley, Buckinghamshire, S Nicholas (T), 6, 9-0-1 (458 kg) in G. SP720103
180455.1 SSW Elkstone, Gloucestershire, S John Ev (T), 6, 9-3-26 (507 kg) in G. [website] SO967122
180555.1 W Hope Bowdler, Shropshire, S Andrew, 6, 9-1-9 (474 kg) in A♭. SO475924
180655.1 NE Sleaford, Lincolnshire, S Denys (T), 8, 19-1-0 (978 kg) in E♭. Fri. TF068458
180755.1 SSE Ickford, Buckinghamshire, S Nicholas, 3, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. SP645073
180855.2 NNW Eaton, Cheshire, Christ Church, 3, 5-0-8 (258 kg) in C♯. SJ869653
180955.2 SSW Rendcomb, Gloucestershire, S Peter (GF), 6, 8-1-19 (428 kg) in G. [website] SP018097
181055.2 SSE Wheatley, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 9-3-10 (500 kg) in A♭. Fri. SP596057
181155.2 SE Flitton, Bedfordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 6-0-5 (307 kg) in B. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. TL059358
181255.2 S Northmoor, Oxfordshire, S Denys, 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. Mon. SP421028
181355.2 WSW Kimbolton, Herefordshire, S James Gt, 6, 9-3-24 (506 kg) in G. [website] SO525616
181455.3 SW Maisemore, Gloucestershire, S Giles (GF), 6, 10-1-10 (525 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] SO813216
181555.3 SSE Long Crendon, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V, 10, 17-3-17 (909 kg) in E. Thu. SP698090
181655.3 SSW Hatherop, Gloucestershire, S Nicholas, 6, 7-1-17 (376 kg) in A. [website] SP153050
181755.4 SSE Horspath, Oxfordshire, S Giles (GF), 6, 5-2-9 (283 kg) in B♭. Tue. [website] SP571048
181855.4 WSW Ocle Pychard, Herefordshire, S James Gt, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SO595462
181955.4 SSW Great Witcombe, Gloucestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 6-2-20 (339 kg) in A. [website] SO910147
182055.4 SSW Coln St Aldwyns, Gloucestershire, S John Bapt, 8, 7-2-26 (393 kg) in A♭. [website] SP143051
182155.4 NNE North Scarle, Lincolnshire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 6-1-10 (322 kg) in B♭. SK848667
182255.4 ESE Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, All Saints (T), 6, 8-0-19 (415 kg) in G♯. Tue. [website] TL237718
182355.4 SSE Wheatley, Oxfordshire, Leigh End (GF), 8, 0-2-8 (29 kg) in C. SP605056
182455.5 ENE Swaton, Lincolnshire, S Michael, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in A♭. Unringable. TF133375
182555.5 W Bromfield, Shropshire, S Mary V, 6, 8-2-19 (440 kg) in G♯. Mon (2nd). SO481768
182655.5 SSE Hulcott, Buckinghamshire, All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in D. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,3,4 of 6. SP853166
182755.5 SSW Brimpsfield, Gloucestershire, S Michael (GF), 6, 10-2-22 (543 kg) in A. Rung from chancel. Mon. [website] SO942128
182855.5 NNE Low Marnham, Nottinghamshire, S Wilfrid, 3 U/R, 5-3-0 (292 kg) in B♭. Unringable. SK806693
182955.5 ENE Crowland, Lincolnshire, Abbey Ch of S Mary, S Bartholomew, & S Guthlac (GF;T), 6, 9-2-8 (486 kg) in G. Long draught c. 70ft of rope. Fri (not always: check). TF241103
183055.5 NNE East Markham, Nottinghamshire, S John Bapt (T), 8, 9-3-17 (503 kg) in F. Tue. SK743726
183155.6 NE Leasingham, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 4 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: 1-4 of 6. TF056485
183255.6 NE Wellingore, Lincolnshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 9-1-10 (474 kg) in G. SK982565
183355.6 WNW Shrewsbury, Shropshire, S Mary V, 10, 19-2-8 (994 kg) in E♭. Tue (see tower website). [website] SJ493125
183455.6 SW Barnwood, Gloucestershire, S Lawrence, 8, 10-0-12 (513 kg) in G. Mon. [website] SO858177
183555.6 S Oxford, Oxfordshire, S James, Cowley (GF), 6, 5-3-3 (293 kg) in C. Thu. [website] SP539038
183655.6 W Leebotwood, Shropshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 3 cwt (~150 kg) in F. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SO470986
183755.6 SW Hartpury, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 6, 14-1-6 (727 kg) in E♭. [website] SO780236
183855.7 ESE Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, S Mary, 8, 16-0-21 (822 kg) in F♯. [website] TL240716
183955.7 S Oxford, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, Iffley (T), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Wed. [website] SP527034
184055.7 E Upwood, Cambridgeshire, S Peter (GF), 3, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Anticlockwise. [website] TL259826
184155.7 SSE Bierton, Buckinghamshire, S James Gt (GF), 6, 12-0-27 (622 kg) in F♯. Rung from chancel crossing; county books / pNBR info discrepant. Fri 20:00. SP836152
184255.7 N Sheffield, South Yorkshire, Christ Church, Dore (T), 8, 11-0-24 (570 kg) in G. Fri. SK307810
184355.7 SW Dymock, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 6, 17½ cwt (~890 kg) in E. [website] SO700312
184455.7 SSE Stone, Buckinghamshire, S John Bapt, 6 U/R, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Unringable. SP783122
184555.7 SE Mentmore, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V, 5, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 6. [website] SP903197
184655.7 WNW Meole Brace, Shropshire, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 7-1-7 (371 kg) in B♭. Thu. [website] SJ485105
184755.7 NNE Worksop, Nottinghamshire, S Anne (T), 10, 15-1-8 (778 kg) in F♯. PN alternates with Worksop Priory. Tue (alt). SK578787
184855.8 SW Putley, Herefordshire, dedication unknown (GF), 3, 3½ cwt (~180 kg) in D. Tuning: (approx) 1,4,6 of 8. SO646376
184955.8 SE Toddington, Bedfordshire, S George of England, 8, 21½ cwt (~1090 kg) in D. TL010289
185055.8 S Langford, Oxfordshire, S Matthew, 6, 8-2-25 (443 kg) in A. Tue. SP249025