Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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5001108.4 SW Burlescombe, Devon, S Mary, 6, 15-0-1 (762 kg) in F. ST075166
5002108.4 SW Shute, Devon, S Michael (GF;T), 6, 5-1-26 (279 kg) in B♭. Rung from chancel crossing. Mon (not always: check). [website] SY252974
5003108.4 SW Holcombe Rogus, Devon, All Saints, 6, 13-1-16 (680 kg) in E. ST056190
5004108.4 NNW Stockport, Greater Manchester, S Mary, 10, 23-3-16 (1214 kg) in E♭. [website] SJ897904
5005108.4 SE Wittersham, Kent, S John Bapt, 8, 16-2-8 (842 kg) in E. Tue. [website] TQ897269
5006108.4 ENE Attleborough, Norfolk, Assumption of BVM, 6, 12-2-18 (643 kg) in E. Tue. TM049953
5007108.5 NNE Glentham, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. TF003904
5008108.5 E Witnesham, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 6 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable. [website] TM179509
5009108.5 NE Gunby, Lincolnshire, S Peter (GF), 5, 6-2-21 (340 kg) in D. TF468668
5010108.5 NNE Blyton, Lincolnshire, S Martin, 5, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Ringing prohibited. SK853947
5011108.5 NE East Raynham, Norfolk, S Mary V, 8, 9-3-5 (498 kg) in G. Mon. [website] TF879255
5012108.5 ENE Palgrave, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 8, 7¾ cwt (~390 kg) in A♭. Thu. [website] TM115784
5013108.6 ENE Thorndon All Saints, Suffolk, All Saints, 6 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F♯. Unringable; anticlockwise. [website] TM141696
5014108.6 NNW Dinting Vale, Derbyshire, Holy Trinity, 6 U/R, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in G. Unringable. SK021943
5015108.6 NNW Glossop, Derbyshire, All Saints (S;T), 8, 17-0-13 (870 kg) in F♯. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Thu. [website] SK041948
5016108.6 NW Chester, Cheshire, S Mary without the Walls, Handbridge, 8, 19-3-12 (1009 kg) in E♭. Wed. SJ406654
5017108.6 ENE Mileham, Norfolk, S John Bapt (GF), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. Unringable; rung from porch. TF921195
5018108.6 NNW Bredbury, Greater Manchester, S Mark (T), 8, 11-2-7 (587 kg) in G. Wed 18:30. SJ931919
5019108.7 ENE Hingham, Norfolk, S Andrew, 8, 16-1-0 (826 kg) in E. TG021021
5020108.7 N Mexborough, South Yorkshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3, 6-3-2 (344 kg) in B♭. Ropes fall in a straight line. SK479997
5021108.7 SW Clayhanger, Devon, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; half wheels; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. ST021229
5022108.7 SW Monkton, Devon, former ch of S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 8-1-11 (424 kg) in A. ST187031
5023108.7 N Tankersley, South Yorkshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg). Unringable. SK349995
5024108.7 SW Musbury, Devon, S Michael, 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in G♭. Mon 20:00. SY275945
5025108.8 NE Skendleby, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul, 3 U/R, 6-3-0 (343 kg). Unringable. TF432697
5026108.8 NNE South Willingham, Lincolnshire, S Martin, 3 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg). Unringable. TF194833
5027108.8 NE Burgh le Marsh, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 17-2-4 (891 kg) in E♭. Wed. TF500650
5028108.8 N Wortley, South Yorkshire, S Leonard (T), 8, 11-2-5 (586 kg) in G. Thu. [website] SK307993
5029108.8 SW Dunkeswell, Devon, S Nicholas (T), 6, 6-1-24 (328 kg) in A. Thu. ST141078
5030108.8 NW Chester, Cheshire, Old St Mary's (T), 8, 13-3-8 (702 kg) in F. Former church of S Mary on the Hill; bells owned by Chester Diocese; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way; access to ringing room via a vertical ladder. SJ405658
5031108.9 NW Hope, Flintshire, Clwyd, Wales, S Cynfarch, 6, 9-3-24 (506 kg) in G. Mon. SJ309583
5032108.9 ENE Diss, Norfolk, S Mary, 8, 22-2-17 (1151 kg) in D. Mon. TM117800
5033109 WSW Skilgate, Somerset, S John Bapt (GF), 5, 9-3-23 (506 kg) in G. [website] SS986272
5034109 ESE Whitstable, Kent, S Alphege (T), 8, 3-1-13 (171 kg) in G. Tue 19:00. [website] TR107664
5035109 E Tuddenham St Martin, Suffolk, S Martin, 6, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. [website] TM191484
5036109 SW Hockworthy, Devon, S Simon & S Jude, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Unringable. ST039195
5037109.1 NNE Hainton, Lincolnshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Anticlockwise. TF180844
5038109.1 NNE West Rasen, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg). Unringable. TF064892
5039109.1 NW Chester, Cheshire, S Peter, 6 U/R, 9¼ cwt (~470 kg) in A♭. Unringable. SJ405662
5040109.1 E Rushmere St Andrew, Suffolk, S Andrew, 6, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in A. Fri. [website] TM196460
5041109.1 ENE Shelfanger, Norfolk, All Saints, 6, 5-1-26 (279 kg) in B♭. TM107836
5042109.1 NW Chester, Cheshire, Cath Ch of Christ & BVM (T), 12, 24-3-0 (1257 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 6♭; detached tower. Mon. SJ406664
5043109.2 SW Widworthy, Devon, S Cuthbert (GF), 5, 7-2-12 (386 kg) in B♭. SY214992
5044109.2 NW Chester, Cheshire, All Saints, Hoole, 6, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B. Thu. SJ417674
5045109.2 ENE Gressenhall, Norfolk, Assumption of BVM (S;T), 10, 9-2-13 (489 kg) in G. Tue. TF959155
5046109.3 NNW Bowdon, Greater Manchester, S Mary V, 8, 18-0-6 (917 kg) in E. Thu. SJ758868
5047109.4 ESE Kennington, Kent, S Mary, 6, 10-2-25 (545 kg) in F♯. PN shared: Gt Chart(1,3); Kennington(2,4). Mon (2nd, 4th). [website] TR022451
5048109.4 WSW Brompton Regis, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF;T), 6, 11-2-12 (590 kg) in F♯. Ringing temporarily suspended. [website] SS951314
5049109.4 N Wath upon Dearne, South Yorkshire, All Saints, 8, 12-2-9 (639 kg) in F♯. SE432008
5050109.4 NNW Manchester, Greater Manchester, S James, Didsbury (T), 6, 7-2-4 (383 kg) in B♭. Tue 20:00. SJ846903