Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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430194.4 SE Brighton, East Sussex, S Nicholas (GF;T), 10, 18-0-20 (924 kg) in E. PN shared: S Nicholas; S Peter; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Mon (1st, 3rd, 5th). TQ307045
430294.5 SW Thurlbear, Somerset, S Thomas (GF), 4, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F♯. ST265211
430394.5 SW Taunton, Somerset, Holy Trinity, 6, 4-1-10 (220 kg) in E♭. Wed (not always: check). [website] ST235244
430494.5 N Eyam, Derbyshire, S Lawrence (GF;T), 6, 6-3-0 (343 kg) in A. SK217764
430594.5 ENE Nowton, Suffolk, S Peter, 6 U/R, 7¼ cwt (~370 kg) in B. Unringable. [website] TL863604
430694.5 ENE Brandon, Suffolk, S Peter (T), 6, 7-3-5 (396 kg) in A♭. Wed. [website] TL776861
430794.6 SE Brighton, East Sussex, S Peter, 10, 25-2-0 (1295 kg) in D. PN shared: S Nicholas; S Peter. Mon (2nd, 4th). TQ314048
430894.6 E Acton, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 5, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in F♯. [website] TL892452
430994.6 ESE Eastwood, Essex, S Laurence & All Saints (GF;T), 6, 9-0-8 (461 kg) in A. Thu. TQ861888
431094.6 NNW Buxton, Derbyshire, S Peter, Fairfield (T), 8, 12-0-10 (614 kg) in F♯. Fri. SK066741
431194.6 NNE Timberland, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Ringing currently not permitted; PN rotates: Martin; Harmston; Timberland; Tattershall; Dunston. [website] TF121582
431294.6 ENE Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, Cath Ch of S James & S Edmund (The Norman Tower) (S;T), 12, 27-2-5 (1399 kg) in C♯. Also hung for ringing: 6♭; detached tower. Tue. [website] TL855640
431394.6 N Tideswell, Derbyshire, S John Bapt, 8, 13-0-11 (665 kg) in F♯. Fri. SK152757
431494.7 N Barlborough, Derbyshire, S James (T), 6, 11-2-16 (591 kg) in F♯. SK476771
431594.7 SW Taunton, Somerset, S James (T), 8, 17½ cwt (~890 kg) in E. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Tue (1st, 3rd). [website] ST228248
431694.7 N Whitwell, Derbyshire, S Lawrence, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Unringable. SK526768
431794.7 E Little Cornard, Suffolk, All Saints (GF;S;T), 6, 8-1-22 (429 kg) in A. Wed. [website] TL901390
431894.7 SE Little Horsted, East Sussex, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 11-2-21 (594 kg) in G. Tue (not always: check). TQ470183
431994.8 SW Taunton, Somerset, S Mary Magd (T), 12, 27-2-18 (1405 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 6♭; the ringing bells form part of a 15-bell chime. Wed. [website] ST228246
432094.8 NNE North Clifton, Nottinghamshire, S George, 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 2,2♭,3 of 3. SK818712
432194.8 NNW Gawsworth, Cheshire, S James, 8, 11-1-9 (576 kg) in G. Tue. SJ890696
432294.8 SW Staplegrove, Somerset, S John Ev (GF;T), 6, 11-2-12 (590 kg) in G. Mon. [website] ST212264
432394.8 NNE Metheringham, Lincolnshire, S Wilfrid (GF;T), 8, 6-3-13 (349 kg) in G♯. No visiting bands at present; only limited ringing allowed. [website] TF070612
432494.8 E Bures, Suffolk, S Mary V (T), 8, 21 cwt (~1070 kg) in E. Anticlockwise. Tue (Oct-Mar). [website] TL906340
432594.8 ENE Boughton, Norfolk, All Saints, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). Unringable. TF699022
432694.9 ENE Fornham St Martin, Suffolk, S Martin (GF), 6, 6-2-20 (339 kg) in A. Future plans: to become 8. [website] TL852669
432794.9 WSW Bicknoller, Somerset, S George (T), 6, 10-2-6 (536 kg) in F♯. PN shared: Bicknoller; West Quantoxhead. Mon (exc 4th). [website] ST110394
432894.9 NNW Sutton, Cheshire, S James (GF), 6, 11-3-15 (604 kg) in G. Wed. SJ929712
432995 ESE Rochford, Essex, S Andrew (T), 8, 4-0-9 (207 kg) in D. TQ871902
433095 SW Beaminster, Dorset, S Mary of The Annunciation, 10, 22-1-27 (1143 kg) in D. Wed. [website] ST478012
433195 NNW Church Minshull, Cheshire, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. SJ666605
433295.1 ESE East Farleigh, Kent, dedication unknown (GF), 8, 7-3-0 (394 kg) in B♭. Tue. [website] TQ734533
433395.1 E Goldhanger, Essex, S Peter (GF;T), 8, 8-3-1 (445 kg) in A♭. Wed. TL905088
433495.1 NE Fishtoft, Lincolnshire, S Guthlac, 6, 12-2-9 (639 kg) in F♯. Fri. TF364425
433595.1 SSW Worth Matravers, Dorset, S Nicholas, 6, 6-0-6 (308 kg) in C. Mon. [website] SY972774
433695.2 NW St Martins, Shropshire, S Martin of Tours (T), 6, 7-2-22 (391 kg) in A. Mon. [website] SJ322363
433795.2 SW Taunton, Somerset, S George, Wilton (T), 10, 8-1-18 (427 kg) in G. Tue. [website] ST224238
433895.2 N Dronfield, Derbyshire, S John Bapt, 8, 12-3-20 (657 kg) in F♯. Tue. SK352784
433995.2 NNW Swettenham, Cheshire, S Peter, 3, 7-2-15 (388 kg) in A♭. SJ800671
434095.3 SW Orchard Portman, Somerset, S Michael, 4, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B. [website] ST243216
434195.3 ESE Maidstone, Kent, S Michael & All Angels, 8, 6-1-24 (328 kg) in C. PN: by arrangement. [website] TQ748552
434295.4 NNE Elkesley, Nottinghamshire, S Giles, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. SK689755
434395.5 NE Clenchwarton, Norfolk, S Margaret (GF), 5, 6-3-7 (346 kg) in A♭. [website] TF589202
434495.5 NNE Harby, Nottinghamshire, All Saints, 6, 6-2-18 (338 kg) in B♭. Mon. SK878705
434595.5 SSW Chaldon Herring, Dorset, S Nicholas, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in C. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 5. SY790831
434695.5 NNE Dunston, Lincolnshire, S Peter (GF), 5, 8-0-8 (410 kg) in G. PN rotates: Martin; Harmston; Timberland; Tattershall; Dunston. Mon (4th) 18:30. [website] TF062629
434795.5 ENE Fincham, Norfolk, S Martin, 6, 7-0-15 (362 kg) in B♭. Tue. [website] TF687064
434895.5 NNE Darlton, Nottinghamshire, S Giles, 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in D♭. Church closed; Building is up for sale / under offer; church has redundant status; unringable. SK778736
434995.6 NNE Martin by Timberland, Lincolnshire, Holy Trinity, 6, 9-1-9 (474 kg) in G♯. PN rotates: Martin; Harmston; Timberland; Tattershall; Dunston. Mon (1st, 5th) 19:00. [website] TF121599
435095.6 SW Chaffcombe, Somerset, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 10-2-6 (536 kg) in F. Wed. [website] ST353101