Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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280174.4 ESE Sawston, Cambridgeshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G. PN alternates with Pampisford. Fri (1st, 3rd). [website] TL487492
280274.4 SW Hewelsfield, Gloucestershire, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 10-2-21 (543 kg) in A♭. Rung from chancel. Fri. [website] SO567021
280374.4 SSW Luckington, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1-4 of 5. ST837840
280474.4 WNW Gresford, Wrexham, Clwyd, Wales, All Saints, 8, 24-0-3 (1221 kg) in D. Also, below, a ring of 6. Tue. SJ346549
280574.4 WNW Gresford, Wrexham, Clwyd, Wales, All Saints, 6, 4-2-3 (230 kg) in D. Also, above, a ring of 8. Tue. SJ346549
280674.4 N South Kirkby, West Yorkshire, All Saints, 6, 12-2-7 (638 kg) in F. Wed. SE452110
280774.5 E Littleport, Cambridgeshire, S George, 8 U/R, 18-2-5 (942 kg) in E. Unringable. [website] TL565869
280874.5 NNE Epworth, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (S;T), 8, 16-3-16 (858 kg) in F. SE783040
280974.6 NE West Rasen, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg). Unringable. TF064892
281074.6 NE Hemingby, Lincolnshire, S Margaret, 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C. Mon 18:30. TF237744
281174.6 NNW Leesfield, Greater Manchester, S Thomas, 8, 14-0-8 (715 kg) in F♯. SD952044
281274.6 SSE Tidmarsh, Berkshire, S Laurence (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B. Unringable - bellframe only capable of sustaining swing chiming; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SU634745
281374.6 NW Frodsham, Cheshire, S Lawrence (T), 8, 12-1-3 (624 kg) in F♯. Fri. SJ521772
281474.6 SE Hatfield, Hertfordshire, S Etheldreda, 10, 23-1-20 (1190 kg) in D. Thu. [website] TL234084
281574.6 S Boxford, Berkshire, S Andrew (T), 5 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A♭. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 8. [website] SU428716
281674.6 NW Daresbury, Cheshire, All Saints (GF;T), 8, 16-1-5 (828 kg) in E. Mon. SJ580828
281774.7 SSW Christian Malford, Wiltshire, All Saints (T), 6 U/R, 12-2-27 (647 kg) in F♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. ST959784
281874.7 NNW Saddleworth, Greater Manchester, S Chad, 8, 10-1-6 (523 kg) in G. SE007064
281974.7 NE East Barkwith, Lincolnshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. TF165814
282074.7 SSE Shiplake, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 8, 9-0-15 (464 kg) in A♭. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Tue. SU767782
282174.7 ESE Duxford, Cambridgeshire, S Peter (T), 6, 8-2-6 (435 kg) in G. 5th (8-2-10) is heavier than tenor. Mon. [website] TL480459
282274.7 SSW Sutton Benger, Wiltshire, All Saints, 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable. ST947787
282374.8 S Ramsbury, Wiltshire, Holy Cross (T), 6, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in F. Ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. [website] SU273715
282474.8 ESE Great Hormead, Hertfordshire, S Nicholas, 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. Tue (exc Summer). [website] TL399295
282574.8 SSW Alderton, Wiltshire, S Giles, 6, 8-3-24 (455 kg) in F♯. ST841830
282674.8 WSW Clifford, Herefordshire, S Mary V (GF), 8, 12-1-14 (629 kg) in G. PN alternates: Bredwardine; Clifford. Wed (alt: check). [website] SO251450
282774.9 SSE Wargrave, Berkshire, S Mary, 8, 17-2-10 (894 kg) in F. ART Teaching Centre: Loddon. Wed. SU782784
282874.9 ESE Fulbourn, Cambridgeshire, S Vigor (T), 8, 10-0-7 (511 kg) in G. Thu. [website] TL520562
282974.9 S Ogbourne St Andrew, Wiltshire, S Andrew (GF), 5, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F. [website] SU188723
283074.9 SW Woolaston, Gloucestershire, S Andrew, 5 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. [website] ST586993
283174.9 ESE Chrishall, Essex, Holy Trinity (T), 6, 8-1-22 (429 kg) in A♭. TL451386
283274.9 W Castle Caereinion, Powys, Wales, S Garmon, 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in D. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,3,4 of 6. SJ163054
283374.9 N Shelley, West Yorkshire, Emmanuel, 6, 10-3-23 (557 kg) in G. Fri. SE211112
283475 NNE Barnby Dun, South Yorkshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Thu PN shared: Barnby Dun(1st,2nd,3rd); Arksey(4th,5th). Thu (1st, 2nd, 3rd) 18:00. SE614097
283575 NW Chester, Cheshire, S Mary without the Walls, Handbridge, 8, 19-3-12 (1009 kg) in E♭. Wed. SJ406654
283675 NW Stockton Heath, Cheshire, S Thomas (T), 10, 16-3-6 (854 kg) in E. Thu. [website] SJ613863
283775 SE Sacombe, Hertfordshire, S Catherine, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable. TL335193
283875.1 NE West Ashby, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Also 8 tubular bells; unringable. TF265724
283975.1 SE Watford, Hertfordshire, S Mary, 10, 24-1-6 (1235 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] TQ110963
284075.1 WNW Llansilin, Powys, Wales, S Silin, 6, 5-3-0 (292 kg) in B. Wed (with exceptions). SJ209281
284175.2 NNE Scotter, Lincolnshire, S Peter (T), 6, 9-2-15 (489 kg) in G♯. SE887008
284275.2 ESE Pampisford, Cambridgeshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 7-1-2 (369 kg) in A. PN alternates with Sawston. Thu (2nd, 4th). [website] TL497482
284375.2 N Felkirk, West Yorkshire, S Peter, 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A. Fri. SE386126
284475.2 SSW Wickwar, Gloucestershire, Holy Trinity, 6, 11-3-1 (597 kg) in G. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. ST723889
284575.2 SE Aldenham, Hertfordshire, S John Bapt, 8, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in E. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ139984
284675.2 SSW Berwick Bassett, Wiltshire, S Nicholas (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; rung from porch; No stays or sliders; No mains electricity; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SU098735
284775.2 NNE Kirton in Lindsey, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (T), 8, 12-1-20 (631 kg) in E. Mon. SK934985
284875.2 ESE Elmdon, Essex, S Nicholas, 6, 10-2-26 (545 kg) in G. Mon. TL461396
284975.2 NW 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
285075.2 S Chilton Foliat, Wiltshire, S Mary (T), 5, 9-1-12 (475 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. [website] SU318705