Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
My Favourites # Miles Dove's Guide Entry Grid Ref
Use Lat/Long
OSM
Use GMaps
4551103.3 SSW Croscombe, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 17-1-4 (878 kg) in E♭. [website] ST590444
4552103.3 S Compton, Hampshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 3-2-9 (182 kg) in D. [website] SU467256
4553103.3 SE Dartford, Kent, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 18-2-1 (940 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] TQ544740
4554103.3 ESE Feering, Essex, All Saints, 8, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in F. TL872204
4555103.4 SSE Reigate, Surrey, S Mark, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). Steel bells; unringable. TQ254508
4556103.4 N York, North Yorkshire, All Saints, Huntington (T), 8, 5-0-17 (262 kg) in C. Wed. SE614561
4557103.4 N Allerton Mauleverer, North Yorkshire, S Martin, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise. SE415579
4558103.4 E Hinderclay, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 6, 10-1-13 (527 kg) in G. Mon (alt). [website] TM027768
4559103.4 E Wetherden, Suffolk, S Mary, 6, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in G. [website] TM008627
4560103.4 S Hursley, Hampshire, All Saints, 12, 13-3-26 (710 kg) in F♯. [website] SU427252
4561103.4 N Warthill, North Yorkshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 3 cwt (~150 kg) in F. Unringable. SE674552
4562103.4 ESE Hitcham, Suffolk, All Saints, 8, 15-2-14 (794 kg) in F. [website] TL984510
4563103.4 SW Weston super Mare, Somerset, S John Bapt (T), 8, 11-0-8 (562 kg) in G. Wed. [website] ST317619
4564103.5 NNE Warter, East Riding of Yorkshire, Yorkshire Wolds Heritage Centre, 3, 8¼ cwt (~420 kg) in A. Former church of S James (Anglican); building owned by Yorkshire Wolds Heritage Trust; ringing prohibited; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SE869504
4565103.6 SSW West Knoyle, Wiltshire, S Mary V (GF), 5 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Unringable; not well in tune. [website] ST859326
4566103.6 NNE Gate Helmsley, North Yorkshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 1¾ cwt (~90 kg) in G. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; no sliders. SE690552
4567103.6 SSW Batcombe, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 17-1-9 (880 kg) in E♭. Thu. [website] ST690390
4568103.6 SE Downham, Essex, S Margaret (T), 6, 7-3-0 (394 kg) in B♭. Thu 20:00. TQ730952
4569103.6 SSW Dinder, Somerset, S Michael & All Angels, 6 U/R, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in G. Unringable. [website] ST575445
4570103.6 SE Farnborough, Greater London, S Giles, 6, 2-2-26 (139 kg) in E. Also hung for ringing: service bell ('Great Giles'); future plans: to become 8; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way with the 4th away for retuning leaving the remainder available for ringing. [website] TQ443641
4571103.6 SSE Hawkley, Hampshire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 8-1-25 (430 kg) in A. PN alternates with Selborne. Wed (alt). [website] SU745291
4572103.6 ESE East Hanningfield, Essex, All Saints (GF), 3, 6-0-6 (308 kg) in B. TL770012
4573103.6 ESE Buxhall, Suffolk, S Mary (T), 6, 15-0-7 (765 kg) in F♯. Future plans: To be become 8.. Tue (1st, 3rd). TM002576
4574103.6 SSW Wells, Somerset, Cath Ch of S Andrew (T), 10, 56-1-14 (2864 kg) in C. The heaviest ring of ten bells. Fri (1st: check). [website] ST551458
4575103.6 N Whixley, North Yorkshire, The Ascension, 6, 5-3-3 (293 kg) in A♭. [website] SE441583
4576103.7 S Odstock, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SU151261
4577103.7 SSW Rodney Stoke, Somerset, S Leonard, 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♭. Thu (by arrangement). [website] ST482498
4578103.7 E North Lopham, Norfolk, S Nicholas (GF), 8, 10-2-0 (533 kg) in F♯. TM036825
4579103.7 N Nun Monkton, North Yorkshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SE511579
4580103.7 N Stockton on the Forest, North Yorkshire, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 5-1-5 (269 kg) in D. Mon. SE656560
4581103.7 S Twyford, Hampshire, S Mary (T), 8, 10-3-17 (554 kg) in G. [website] SU481250
4582103.7 SSW Westbury sub Mendip, Somerset, S Lawrence (T), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Mon. [website] ST499487
4583103.7 E Swanton Morley, Norfolk, All Saints, 6, 8-2-22 (442 kg) in F. Fri. [website] TG019173
4584103.7 NNE Humbleton, East Riding of Yorkshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 17 cwt (~860 kg). Derelict; unringable. TA226348
4585103.7 SE Wilmington, Kent, S Michael (T), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Ropes fall in a straight line. [website] TQ538724
4586103.8 SW Hutton, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF;T), 6, 10-0-22 (518 kg) in G. Rung from porch. Wed 20:00. [website] ST352585
4587103.8 SW Compton Bishop, Somerset, S Andrew, 6, 11-2-7 (587 kg) in F. [website] ST395553
4588103.8 SSE Haslemere, Surrey, S Bartholomew (GF;T), 10, 13-0-6 (663 kg) in F♯. Mon 20:00. SU902334
4589103.8 ESE Bildeston, Suffolk, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 14-0-25 (723 kg) in E. Tue 20:00. [website] TL985491
4590103.8 SSW Sutton Mandeville, Wiltshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in G♯. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. ST985288
4591103.8 SSE Chiddingfold, Surrey, S Mary (T), 8, 12-2-26 (647 kg) in F♯. Wed. SU959353
4592103.8 SE Caterham, Surrey, S Mary V (T), 8, 12-2-23 (645 kg) in F♯. ART Teaching Centre: Collaborative Bell Skills, East Surrey. Fri. [website] TQ336553
4593103.9 SSE Reigate, Surrey, S Mary Magd, 10, 18-3-10 (957 kg) in D. Wed. [website] TQ259501
4594103.9 E Kenninghall, Norfolk, S Mary, 8, 15-2-3 (789 kg) in E. Wed. TM041859
4595103.9 SSW Wells, Somerset, S Cuthbert (T), 8, 27-1-2 (1385 kg) in D♭. Fri (exc 1st: check). [website] ST546456
4596103.9 ESE Wormingford, Essex, S Andrew (T), 6, 8-0-0 (406 kg) in B♭. Tue (Apr-Sept). TL932322
4597103.9 S Coombe Bissett, Wiltshire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 10-1-5 (523 kg) in G. [website] SU108263
4598103.9 E South Lopham, Norfolk, S Andrew, 6, 20-2-1 (1042 kg) in E. TM039817
4599103.9 ESE Boxford, Suffolk, S Mary, 8, 21-2-10 (1097 kg) in E♭. [website] TL962404
4600103.9 NE Withernsea, East Riding of Yorkshire, S Nicholas, 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Church closed; ringing prohibited; service bell (hung dead) - was intended as future 2nd of octave. TA342276