Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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395193.1 NNE South Cave, East Riding of Yorkshire, All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg). Unringable. SE916310
395293.1 SSW Orcheston, Wiltshire, S George (GF), 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. No mains electricity. [website] SU059448
395393.1 SE Camberwell, Greater London, S Giles, 10, 22-0-27 (1130 kg) in D♭. Fri (1st) 19:00. [website] TQ329766
395493.2 SE Poplar, Greater London, All Saints, 10, 23-3-6 (1209 kg) in D. TQ380809
395593.2 E Ingham, Suffolk, S Bartholomew (T), 5, 12-0-27 (622 kg) in F♯. [website] TL855705
395693.2 N Kirkby Wharfe, North Yorkshire, S John Bapt, 3 U/R, 13¾ cwt (~700 kg) in F. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SE506410
395793.2 N Bingley, West Yorkshire, All Saints (S;T), 8, 14-3-27 (762 kg) in F. Tue. [website] SE105394
395893.3 SSW Timsbury, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Thu. [website] ST667586
395993.3 ESE Whepstead, Suffolk, S Petronilla (T), 5, 6-2-7 (333 kg) in B. [website] TL832582
396093.3 NW Great Crosby, Merseyside, S Luke, 6, 9-3-9 (499 kg) in A♭. Mon. SJ321998
396193.3 SSW Shrewton, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-3-5 (447 kg) in G. [website] SU069443
396293.3 E Thetford, Norfolk, S Peter (T), 8, 18-0-1 (915 kg) in E. Only limited ringing allowed. TL869831
396393.3 SSW Camerton, Somerset, S Peter (T), 6, 9-1-15 (477 kg) in G♯. Tue. [website] ST686574
396493.4 WSW Rhymney, Caerphilly, Gwent, Wales, S David, 6 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. Derelict; unringable. SO112080
396593.4 NNE Hessle, East Riding of Yorkshire, All Saints (GF;T), 8, 13-3-4 (700 kg) in F♯. Thu. TA032264
396693.4 E Fornham St Martin, Suffolk, S Martin (GF), 6, 6-2-20 (339 kg) in A. Future plans: to become 8. [website] TL852669
396793.4 NW Aughton, Lancashire, Christ Church (T), 8, 14-0-12 (717 kg) in F. Mon. SD401072
396893.4 ENE East Rudham, Norfolk, S Mary, 6, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in G. Wed. TF827282
396993.4 SSE Aldershot, Hampshire, S Michael Archangel (GF;T), 8, 8-3-16 (452 kg) in A. Thu. SU869498
397093.4 SW Bedwellty, Caerphilly, Gwent, Wales, S Sannan (GF;T), 8, 14-0-14 (718 kg) in F♯. Wed. SO166003
397193.4 SW Tickenham, Somerset, S Quiricus & S Julietta (GF;T), 6, 14¾ cwt (~750 kg) in F. Thu. [website] ST457714
397293.5 SE Ilford, Greater London, S Mary (T), 8, 7-0-22 (366 kg) in A♭. Also hung for ringing: service bell. Tue. [website] TQ448868
397393.5 ESE Cavendish, Suffolk, S Mary V, 6, 11-0-21 (568 kg) in F♯. [website] TL804465
397493.5 SSE Ash, Surrey, S Peter, 6, 8-3-19 (453 kg) in A. Wed. SU897507
397593.5 SSW Chew Magna, Somerset, S Andrew (T), 8, 28-0-21 (1432 kg) in C♯. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Tue (1st, 3rd). [website] ST576632
397693.5 NW Ormskirk, Lancashire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 21-1-26 (1091 kg) in E♭. Tue. SD412084
397793.6 NNW Burnley, Lancashire, S Peter, 10, 18-0-8 (918 kg) in E. SD842329
397893.6 S Barton Stacey, Hampshire, All Saints (T), 6, 7-0-12 (361 kg) in A♭. Wed. [website] SU434411
397993.6 SW Bassaleg, Newport, Gwent, Wales, S Basil, 8, 14-1-17 (732 kg) in F. ST277871
398093.6 S Bullington, Hampshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3, 5-1-19 (275 kg) in C. Tuning: 1,2,4 of 4. [website] SU454412
398193.6 E Barnham, Suffolk, S Gregory, 4 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. [website] TL870792
398293.6 ESE Ford End, Essex, S John Ev, 6, 4-2-16 (236 kg) in C. TL677168
398393.6 NNE North Cave, East Riding of Yorkshire, All Saints (S;T), 6, 11-1-16 (579 kg) in G. CC recognised Ringing Centre; ART Teaching Centre: East Riding Ringing Centre. Tue. SE896327
398493.6 E Timworth, Suffolk, S Andrew (GF), 4 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F♯. Unringable; rung from porch; tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 5. [website] TL860697
398593.6 SE Tooting Graveney, Greater London, All Saints, 8, 7-0-1 (356 kg) in B. [website] TQ282717
398693.6 SSE Worplesdon, Surrey, S Mary (T), 8, 17-2-14 (895 kg) in E♭. Fri. SU972535
398793.7 SE Merton, Greater London, S Mary (GF), 6, 7-0-26 (367 kg) in A. Mon. [website] TQ251694
398893.7 SSW Maddington, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SU066437
398993.7 ESE Pleshey, Essex, Holy Trinity, 5, 11-3-25 (608 kg) in F♯. Anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 6. Fri 20:30. TL663143
399093.7 S Wherwell, Hampshire, S Peter & Holy Cross, 5 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. [website] SU391408
399193.7 SSW Winford, Somerset, BVM & S Peter (T), 8, 13-3-26 (710 kg) in E. Mon (by arrangement). [website] ST543650
399293.7 ESE Belchamp St Paul, Essex, S Andrew (T), 6, 8-2-16 (439 kg) in F♯. Fri. TL798434
399393.7 SSW Beckington, Somerset, S George (GF), 8, 16-2-25 (850 kg) in E. Thu. [website] ST801516
399493.7 WNW Denbigh, Denbighshire, Clwyd, Wales, S Mary, 8 U/R, 14-2-11 (742 kg) in F. Unringable. SJ049661
399593.7 SW Backwell, Somerset, S Andrew (T), 10, 17-3-9 (906 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] ST493683
399693.7 SE Merton, Greater London, S John Div (T), 10, 11-3-27 (609 kg) in G. TQ258698
399793.7 NNW Church, Lancashire, S James, 8, 13-0-3 (662 kg) in F. Church closed; ringing prohibited. SD741290
399893.8 SE Havering atte Bower, Greater London, S John, 6, 16-2-4 (840 kg) in E♭. TQ511930
399993.9 E Ampton, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 4, 8¼ cwt (~420 kg) in A. Anticlockwise. [website] TL866711
400093.9 N Stillingfleet, North Yorkshire, S Helen (GF), 3 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg). Unringable; tower unsafe; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SE593410