Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Great Tew, Oxfordshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 8, 22-0-10 (1122 kg) in D. Mon. SP399288
21.9 SE Sandford St Martin, Oxfordshire, S Martin, 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. SP420266
32.2 NW Swerford, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 6-2-6 (333 kg) in B♭. SP372311
42.6 SSW Church Enstone, Oxfordshire, S Kenelm, 6, 10-2-14 (540 kg) in G. County books / pNBR info discrepant. SP379251
52.8 SE Westcot Barton, Oxfordshire, S Edward Conf (GF), 3, 6-0-1 (305 kg) in C. Ropes fall in a straight line; half wheels; no sliders but instead has fixed 'rests' that impede backstrokes. SP430256
62.8 N Wigginton, Oxfordshire, S Giles, 6, 6-1-17 (325 kg) in B♭. SP390332
72.9 N South Newington, Oxfordshire, S Peter ad Vincula, 5, 8-0-7 (410 kg) in F♯. SP407333
83.6 E Duns Tew, Oxfordshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 5, 14½ cwt (~740 kg) in F. Tue. SP457284
93.7 SSE Kiddington, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. SP411229
103.8 NW Hook Norton, Oxfordshire, S Peter (T), 8, 20-2-13 (1047 kg) in E. Thu. SP354331
113.9 SE Steeple Barton, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 5, 9-3-1 (496 kg) in A♭. SP448248
124.6 ENE Deddington, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 15-3-3 (801 kg) in F. Mon. SP467317
134.7 NNE Bloxham, Oxfordshire, Our Lady of Bloxham (GF), 8, 26-3-7 (1362 kg) in C♯. Fri. SP429356
144.8 WNW Great Rollright, Oxfordshire, S Andrew, 6 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Unringable; tower unsafe; tuning: 2-7 of 8. SP326315
155 E North Aston, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 6-1-26 (329 kg) in B. SP480289
165.1 ESE Steeple Aston, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 12-2-16 (642 kg) in F. Tue. [website] SP475260
175.5 SW Spelsbury, Oxfordshire, All Saints, 6, 10-3-16 (553 kg) in G. SP349215
185.5 W Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 14-1-4 (726 kg) in F♯. SP311273
195.6 N Tadmarton, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas, 6, 11-0-15 (566 kg) in G. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. SP392378
205.8 ESE Rousham, Oxfordshire, S Leonard & S James (GF), 6, 8-1-13 (425 kg) in A♭. SP479241
215.8 NNW Swalcliffe, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 13-2-0 (686 kg) in F. County books / pNBR info discrepant. SP378378
225.8 SW Chadlington, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas (T), 6, 8-3-13 (450 kg) in F♯. SP333220
235.9 ESE Lower Heyford, Oxfordshire, S Mary (T), 6, 6-3-20 (352 kg) in B♭. Fri. SP484248
246 NE Adderbury, Oxfordshire, S Mary (T), 8, 24-0-14 (1226 kg) in D. Tue. SP470353
256.1 E Somerton, Oxfordshire, S James Ap (GF;T), 8, 11-3-23 (607 kg) in F. SP496286
266.1 SSE Wootton, Oxfordshire, S Mary, 6, 9-2-20 (492 kg) in G. SP438198
276.2 ESE Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable. SP494258
286.4 SSW Charlbury, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. [website] SP355194
296.5 NW Whichford, Warwickshire, S Michael (GF), 8, 12-3-23 (658 kg) in G. Tue. [website] SP311346
306.7 NE Bodicote, Oxfordshire, S John Bapt, 8, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in A. Mon. SP459376
317 W Salford, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 5, 6-2-27 (342 kg) in A. SP286280
327.2 SE Tackley, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas, 6, 13-3-15 (705 kg) in F. SP475201
337.3 S Stonesfield, Oxfordshire, S James Gt, 6, 7-3-22 (404 kg) in B♭. SP393170
347.4 WNW Long Compton, Warwickshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 12-0-22 (620 kg) in F. Tue. [website] SP287330
357.6 NE King's Sutton, Northamptonshire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 14-2-0 (737 kg) in G. SP497361
367.6 ENE Aynho, Northamptonshire, S Michael (T), 8, 16-1-20 (835 kg) in F. Tue (2nd, 4th). SP514330
377.8 WSW Churchill, Oxfordshire, All Saints (T), 8, 10-3-9 (550 kg) in G. SP283240
387.8 E Fritwell, Oxfordshire, S Olave, 4, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B♭. SP524293
397.8 NNE Banbury, Oxfordshire, S John Ev (RC), 3 U/R, 1-2-1 (77 kg) in B♭. Unringable. SP453401
407.9 ENE Souldern, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 7-3-6 (396 kg) in G. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Thu. SP522316
418 SSE Woodstock, Oxfordshire, S Mary Magd, 8, 12-3-24 (659 kg) in F. Thu. SP443167
428.1 NNE Banbury, Oxfordshire, S Mary (T), 10, 17-0-9 (868 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of a 12-bell chime. Wed. SP453405
438.1 S Combe, Oxfordshire, S Laurence (GF), 6, 12-0-15 (616 kg) in F♯. SP413158
448.1 N Wroxton, Oxfordshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 8-1-20 (428 kg) in A♭. SP417417
458.1 NNE Drayton, Oxfordshire, S Peter (GF), 3, 7¼ cwt (~370 kg) in A. SP428415
468.2 NW Sutton under Brailes, Warwickshire, S Thomas of Canterbury (GF), 5, 8-3-22 (454 kg) in A. Rung from porch. [website] SP298374
478.2 NW Cherington, Warwickshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 5-3-22 (302 kg) in B. Mon. [website] SP291365
488.3 NW Brailes, Warwickshire, S George, 6, 29-0-19 (1482 kg) in C. [website] SP315393
498.5 SE Kirtlington, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 16-1-19 (834 kg) in E. Mon. SP500194
508.6 W Little Compton, Warwickshire, S Denys (GF), 5, 6-2-6 (333 kg) in B♭. [website] SP261302