Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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230162.4 NE Wood Walton, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew, 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable; anticlockwise. [website] TL208821
230262.4 WSW Portbury, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 21 cwt (~1070 kg) in E♭. [website] ST502754
230362.5 SW Dundry, Somerset, S Michael (T), 6, 14-2-23 (747 kg) in F. Mon 20:00. [website] ST557668
230462.5 SW Horningsham, Wiltshire, S John Bapt, 6, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in F. Only limited ringing allowed. [website] ST820414
230562.5 S Twyford, Hampshire, S Mary (T), 8, 10-3-17 (554 kg) in G. [website] SU481250
230662.5 ESE Chelsea, Greater London, S Luke (T), 10, 23 cwt (~1170 kg) in E♭. TQ271783
230762.5 WNW Dilwyn, Herefordshire, S Mary V, 6, 11-0-13 (565 kg) in G. Tue (not always: check). [website] SO415546
230862.5 E Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, S Augustine (T), 8, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E♭. [website] TL371069
230962.5 E Barkway, Hertfordshire, S Mary Magd (GF;T), 8, 14-2-3 (738 kg) in F. Mon. [website] TL382356
231062.6 SW Midsomer Norton, Somerset, S John Bapt (GF;T), 12, 21-1-15 (1086 kg) in E♭. [website] ST662541
231162.6 W Tyberton, Herefordshire, S Mary (GF), 5, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B. [website] SO380398
231262.6 SW Whatley, Somerset, S George (GF), 6, 11-3-25 (608 kg) in G. Fri. [website] ST733476
231362.6 NW Sutton Maddock, Shropshire, S Mary (GF), 5, 7-0-9 (360 kg) in A♭. [website] SJ718013
231462.6 NW Tong, Shropshire, S Bartholomew (GF), 6, 12-0-17 (617 kg) in F. Also hung for ringing: bourdon bell ('Great Bell of Tong'); rung from chancel. [website] SJ795073
231562.6 ESE Knightsbridge, Greater London, S Paul, 3 U/R, 22-0-11 (1123 kg) in E♭. Unringable; tuning: 1,4,8 of 8. [website] TQ280796
231662.6 W Preston on Wye, Herefordshire, S Lawrence, 6, 12-2-5 (637 kg) in G. [website] SO383424
231762.6 ESE Wandsworth, Greater London, All Saints, 8, 15-1-24 (786 kg) in F. Only limited ringing allowed. [website] TQ254747
231862.6 W Bacton, Herefordshire, S Faith (GF), 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1-4 of 6. [website] SO370323
231962.6 ESE Edmonton, Greater London, All Saints, 8, 15-3-9 (804 kg) in E♭. Sun 11:30. TQ339936
232062.6 ESE Chelsea, Greater London, All Saints, Old Church, 8, 10-2-12 (539 kg) in A♭. Tue (not always: check). TQ270775
232162.7 NNE Wymeswold, Leicestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 11-3-9 (601 kg) in F♯. Tue. SK603234
232262.7 NNW Colton, Staffordshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 8-0-19 (415 kg) in A. Fri. SK047204
232362.7 SSW Chilmark, Wiltshire, S Margaret of Antioch (GF), 6, 12-3-24 (659 kg) in F. PN shared: Chilmark; Tisbury; rung from chancel crossing. Thu (alt: check). [website] ST970327
232462.7 ESE Battersea, Greater London, S Mary (S), 8, 13-2-24 (697 kg) in F. Mon. [website] TQ268768
232562.7 NE Empingham, Rutland, S Peter, 6, 15-2-9 (792 kg) in F♯. SK950084
232662.7 N Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, S John Div, Horninglow, 6, 11-0-4 (561 kg) in G. Tue. SK241251
232762.8 NNE Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, S Mary (T), 10, 25-1-20 (1292 kg) in D. Tue. SK752190
232862.8 NNE Ashwell, Rutland, S Mary (GF), 6 U/R, 9¾ cwt (~500 kg) in G. Unringable. SK865137
232962.8 NE Haddon, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 5-2-8 (283 kg) in C♯. [website] TL134924
233062.8 NNE Saxelbye, Leicestershire, S Peter (GF), 3, 7-2-5 (383 kg) in B♭. SK700209
233162.8 N Sutton Bonington, Nottinghamshire, S Michael, 6, 17-3-13 (908 kg) in E♭. SK504254
233262.8 WNW Weobley, Herefordshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 17-0-14 (870 kg) in E. Thu (1st, 3rd: check). [website] SO401518
233362.8 ENE Kingston, Cambridgeshire, All Saints & S Andrew, 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B♭. Unringable. [website] TL346554
233462.8 ESE Tottenham, Greater London, All Hallows, 8, 13-2-0 (686 kg) in F♯. Tue 19:00. TQ332908
233562.8 SW 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
233662.8 N Newton Solney, Derbyshire, S Mary V, 3, 5-3-11 (297 kg) in A. 2nd (6-2-13) is heavier than tenor. Thu 19:00. SK279257
233762.8 NNW Hoar Cross, Staffordshire, Holy Angels, 6, 28-1-17 (1443 kg) in D♭. SK124230
233862.9 ENE Hemingford Abbots, Cambridgeshire, S Margaret of Antioch (GF;T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in G♯. [website] TL282711
233962.9 WSW Penhow, Newport, Gwent, Wales, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 5-2-16 (287 kg) in B♭. No regular ringing; rung from aisle : south. ST424908
234062.9 SSW Compton Chamberlayne, Wiltshire, S Michael, 6, 6-3-5 (345 kg) in B♭. [website] SU029300
234162.9 SE West Horsley, Surrey, S Mary, 3 U/R, 10-0-9 (512 kg). Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders. TQ088526
234262.9 ENE Orwell, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew (GF), 8, 11-0-7 (562 kg) in F♯. [website] TL362505
234362.9 ENE Elsworth, Cambridgeshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 4, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in G. Tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 6. [website] TL318635
234462.9 WNW Eardisland, Herefordshire, S Mary V (GF), 8, 12-2-26 (647 kg) in G. Mon (1st). [website] SO420585
234562.9 NNE Rempstone, Nottinghamshire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 6-1-26 (329 kg) in A. Wed (not always: check). SK575245
234662.9 NNW Lapley, Staffordshire, All Saints (S), 8, 9-3-20 (504 kg) in F♯. Thu. SJ872129
234763 ESE Holloway, Greater London, S Mary Magd (S), 8, 17-2-15 (896 kg) in E. Wed. [website] TQ313849
234863 ESE Stamford Hill, Greater London, S Ann, 8, 7-3-1 (394 kg) in A. TQ328886
234963 E Braughing, Hertfordshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 19 cwt (~970 kg) in E. Wed (with exceptions). [website] TL396251
235063 SW Marston Bigot, Somerset, S Leonard, 8, 7-0-21 (365 kg) in B. Thu (1st, 4th). [website] ST755449