Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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455199.4 SW Otterford, Somerset, S Leonard, 4 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: 2-5 of 8. [website] ST222143
455299.4 SW Shipton Gorge, Dorset, S Martin (GF), 6, 4-3-24 (252 kg) in C. Tue 19:00. [website] SY497914
455399.4 ESE Goudhurst, Kent, S Mary V (T), 8, 23½ cwt (~1190 kg) in D. [website] TQ723378
455499.4 NW Ruabon, Wrexham, Clwyd, Wales, S Mary, 6, 11-2-16 (591 kg) in F♯. Thu (not always: check). [website] SJ302437
455599.4 NNW Pott Shrigley, Cheshire, S Christopher (T), 6, 10-3-21 (556 kg) in F♯. Thu. SJ944792
455699.5 N Carlton in Lindrick, Nottinghamshire, S John Ev, 3 U/R, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in G♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,2♭,3 of 3. SK588839
455799.5 NNW Tarporley, Cheshire, S Helen, 8, 11-0-7 (562 kg) in G. Tue. SJ553625
455899.5 ENE Pakenham, Suffolk, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 12-1-18 (630 kg) in F. Fri PN shared: Pakenham (1,3); Rougham (2,4); anticlockwise. Fri (1st, 3rd). [website] TL929670
455999.6 NNW Nether Alderley, Cheshire, S Mary, 6, 11-1-24 (582 kg) in F♯. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Tue. SJ841761
456099.6 NNW Peover Superior, Cheshire, S Lawrence, 3, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B♭. SJ772735
456199.6 SSW Puncknowle, Dorset, S Mary BV (GF), 3, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Anticlockwise. [website] SY534886
456299.6 N Aston, South Yorkshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 9-2-2 (484 kg) in A♭. Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK468852
456399.6 NNW Little Budworth, Cheshire, S Peter, 5, 6-2-1 (331 kg) in B♭. Fri. SJ598653
456499.7 NNE Torksey, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SK836789
456599.7 NNW Tattenhall, Cheshire, S Alban, 6, 12-0-17 (617 kg) in F♯. Mon. SJ486586
456699.7 SE Heathfield, East Sussex, All Saints (T), 8, 11-0-8 (562 kg) in G. Wed. TQ598202
456799.8 E Stoke by Nayland, Suffolk, S Mary V (T), 8, 22-0-12 (1123 kg) in D. [website] TL986362
456899.8 SW Nynehead, Somerset, All Saints (GF), 6, 13-2-6 (689 kg) in F. Tue. [website] ST137227
456999.8 WSW Dunster, Somerset, S George, 8, 20-1-6 (1031 kg) in E. Thu. [website] SS990436
457099.8 SE Chiddingly, East Sussex, dedication unknown, 8, 8-3-18 (453 kg) in G. Thu. TQ544141
457199.9 SW Bridport, Dorset, S Mary, 8, 21-0-0 (1067 kg) in E♭. Thu 20:00. [website] SY465926
457299.9 ENE Euston, Suffolk, S Genevieve, 6, 8-1-21 (429 kg) in A♭. [website] TL900784
4573100 NW Handley, Cheshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 14-1-6 (727 kg) in F. Mon. SJ466578
4574100 ESE Chart Sutton, Kent, S Michael (GF), 6, 14-2-16 (744 kg) in E. Thu. [website] TQ804494
4575100.1 WSW Newton Nottage, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 8¾ cwt (~440 kg) in B♭. Mon (not always: check). SS836774
4576100.1 ESE Great Wakering, Essex, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 8¼ cwt (~420 kg) in A. Tue. TQ949875
4577100.1 NW Holt, Wrexham, Clwyd, Wales, S Chad (T), 6, 7-3-14 (400 kg) in A♭. Wed. SJ411541
4578100.1 E Polstead, Suffolk, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 9-1-22 (480 kg) in A. Mon. [website] TL988380
4579100.1 E Colchester, Essex, S Peter (T), 8, 21-0-17 (1075 kg) in E♭. Thu. [website] TL994252
4580100.1 NNE South Leverton, Nottinghamshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in F. Unringable. SK783811
4581100.1 ESE Leeds, Kent, S Nicholas, 10, 17½ cwt (~890 kg) in E. Fri (with additions). [website] TQ825533
4582100.1 SW Chardstock, Devon, S Andrew (GF), 6, 12-1-27 (635 kg) in F♯. ST308044
4583100.1 N Handsworth, South Yorkshire, S Mary, 8, 12-0-2 (611 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK410862
4584100.1 SSW Abbotsbury, Dorset, S Nicholas, 6, 9-3-1 (496 kg) in G♯. Wed. [website] SY577852
4585100.1 SW Symondsbury, Dorset, S John Bapt, 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F♯. Fri. [website] SY445936
4586100.1 WSW Minehead, Somerset, S Michael (T), 10, 22-0-23 (1128 kg) in E♭. Fri 20:00. [website] SS966467
4587100.2 N Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S John Ev, Ranmoor, 10, 16-1-5 (828 kg) in F. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Tue. [website] SK319862
4588100.2 NW Farndon, Cheshire, S Chad (GF), 8, 12-1-22 (632 kg) in F. Mon. SJ413544
4589100.2 ENE Ixworth, Suffolk, S Mary, 8, 13-3-7 (702 kg) in F. Tue. [website] TL931703
4590100.2 NNE Fiskerton, Lincolnshire, S Clement, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,3,4 of 4. TF048719
4591100.2 W Llandovery, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Dingad, Llandingat (T), 6, 8-3-23 (455 kg) in A♯. SN763340
4592100.3 ESE Queenborough, Kent, Holy Trinity, 6, 5-2-22 (289 kg) in B. Sat (with exceptions) 09:30. [website] TQ909723
4593100.3 SE Ticehurst, East Sussex, S Mary, 6, 15-1-16 (782 kg) in F♯. Mon. TQ688301
4594100.3 SE Ripe, East Sussex, S John Bapt, 5, 9-3-0 (495 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. TQ513098
4595100.4 SW Wellington, Somerset, S John Bapt (T), 8, 19-1-5 (980 kg) in E. Tue (not always: check). [website] ST140209
4596100.5 SW Churchstanton, Somerset, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 11-2-27 (596 kg) in F. Thu. [website] ST195145
4597100.5 ENE Drinkstone, Suffolk, All Saints (T), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. [website] TL959616
4598100.5 NE Old Leake, Lincolnshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F♯. TF407502
4599100.6 SW Wiveliscombe, Somerset, S Andrew (T), 8, 16-2-18 (846 kg) in E♭. [website] ST082276
4600100.6 ESE Bicknor, Kent, S James (GF), 4 U/R, 2 cwt (~100 kg) in G. One bell (or more) from ring hung for swing chiming - all bells have very small wheels designed for swing chiming; steel bells; unringable; No stays or sliders; No mains electricity; tuning: (approx) 1,3-5 of 5 but hums are in tune. [website] TQ860588