Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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325176 NW Tibberton, Shropshire, All Saints, 5, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C♯. [website] SJ681204
325276.1 N Greasley, Nottinghamshire, S Mary, 8, 13-1-7 (676 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK489471
325376.1 NNE Hawksworth, Nottinghamshire, S Mary & All Saints, 3 U/R, 10-2-0 (533 kg) in A♭. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 2,3,5 of 8. SK752434
325476.1 SSW Gussage St Michael, Dorset, S Michael, 6, 10-1-9 (525 kg) in F♯. Anticlockwise. Thu. [website] ST985113
325576.1 WSW Henllys, Torfaen, Gwent, Wales, S Peter, 3 U/R, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. ST267910
325676.1 SSW Fontmell Magna, Dorset, S Andrew, 6, 13-3-2 (699 kg) in F. Tue. [website] ST865169
325776.1 SSW Gussage All Saints, Dorset, All Saints, 5, 8-3-3 (446 kg) in A♭. [website] ST998108
325876.1 ENE Dullingham, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (GF), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable. [website] TL631576
325976.1 SSE Coldwaltham, West Sussex, S Giles (GF), 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in B. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: (approx) 1,2,4 of 5. TQ023165
326076.2 E Felsted, Essex, Holy Cross (S;T), 8, 12-0-20 (619 kg) in F. Mon. TL676203
326176.2 ESE Ingatestone, Essex, S Edmund & S Mary (T), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Wed (with exceptions). TQ651995
326276.2 SSW Fifehead Magdalen, Dorset, S Mary Magd, 3, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A♯. Tuning: 1-3 of 5. [website] ST782215
326376.2 WSW Bassaleg, Newport, Gwent, Wales, S Basil, 8, 14-1-17 (732 kg) in F. ST277871
326476.3 E Great Bardfield, Essex, S Mary V (GF;T), 8, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F♯. Wed. TL677303
326576.3 E Ford End, Essex, S John Ev, 6, 4-2-16 (236 kg) in C. TL677168
326676.3 WSW St Brides Wentloog, Newport, Gwent, Wales, S Bridget, 6 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A. One bell (or more) from ring hung dead : tenor; derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. ST292823
326776.3 SE Worth, West Sussex, S Nicholas, 6, 9-2-14 (489 kg) in A. Thu. TQ302362
326876.4 NW Berrington, Shropshire, All Saints (GF), 8, 13-1-11 (678 kg) in G. SJ530068
326976.4 SW Castle Cary, Somerset, All Saints (T), 8, 15-0-8 (766 kg) in E. Ringing currently not permitted. [website] ST639320
327076.5 SSW Margaret Marsh, Dorset, S Margaret (GF), 5, 3-3-3 (192 kg) in C♯. [website] ST823186
327176.5 ESE Stone by Dartford, Kent, S Mary, 6, 8-0-1 (407 kg) in A. Thu. [website] TQ576748
327276.5 SE Brasted, Kent, S Martin (S;T), 8, 9-2-2 (484 kg) in G♭. Anticlockwise. Fri. [website] TQ468554
327376.5 NNW Ellastone, Staffordshire, S Peter (T), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F. SK116434
327476.5 WSW Wick St Lawrence, Somerset, S Lawrence (GF;T), 6, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in E♭. PN Fri (1,3,5) held at Kewstoke. Fri (2nd, 4th). [website] ST366654
327576.5 SSW Ringwood, Hampshire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 17-2-18 (897 kg) in E. Wed (see tower website). [website] SU145053
327676.6 N Belper, Derbyshire, S Peter (T), 8, 14-0-26 (723 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK350476
327776.6 NNE Aslackby, Lincolnshire, S James (GF;T), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; not well in tune. TF085303
327876.6 NNW Alton, Staffordshire, S Peter (T), 8, 22-2-2 (1144 kg) in E♭. Mon. SK073423
327976.6 SW Axbridge, Somerset, S John Bapt, 6, 19-3-14 (1010 kg) in E♭. Mon 20:00. [website] ST431546
328076.7 NNW Mayfield, Staffordshire, S John Bapt, 6, 11-2-19 (593 kg) in G. Thu. SK154447
328176.7 WSW Banwell, Somerset, S Andrew (T), 10, 23-0-4 (1170 kg) in D. Wed. [website] ST399591
328276.8 WNW Stowe, Shropshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in F. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,2,4 of 5. SO310737
328376.8 W Llangattock, Powys, Wales, S Cattwg (GF;T), 8, 14-2-11 (742 kg) in F. SO210178
328476.8 ESE Chevening, Kent, S Botolph (T), 8, 10-1-13 (527 kg) in G. Tue (not always: check). [website] TQ489577
328576.8 SSW Tarrant Gunville, Dorset, S Mary, 3 U/R, 9-2-25 (494 kg) in B. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3. ST925126
328676.8 NNE Staunton in the Vale, Nottinghamshire, S Mary, 5, 7-0-1 (356 kg) in G♯. SK805432
328776.9 E Finchingfield, Essex, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 15-2-22 (797 kg) in E♭. TL686328
328876.9 NW Atcham, Shropshire, S Eata (T), 6, 9-2-25 (494 kg) in G. Thu. [website] SJ540092
328976.9 NNW Adbaston, Staffordshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. SJ762279
329076.9 NNE Dowsby, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 3 U/R, 7¾ cwt (~390 kg) in A. Unringable. TF113292
329176.9 E Haverhill, Suffolk, S Mary V, 6, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] TL671455
329276.9 SSW Long Crichel, Dorset, S Mary V (GF), 6, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in G. No mains electricity. [website] ST977102
329376.9 ESE Margaretting, Essex, S Margaret (GF), 5, 10-1-20 (530 kg) in A♭. Mon (with exceptions). [website] TL665004
329476.9 E Steeple Bumpstead, Essex, S Mary, 6, 14-2-2 (738 kg) in F♯. Thu. TL678410
329576.9 WSW Winscombe, Somerset, S James Gt (T), 8, 18-1-8 (931 kg) in E♭. Thu. [website] ST411566
329676.9 N Lowdham, Nottinghamshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 9-0-14 (464 kg) in G. Thu. SK662468
329777 S Brockenhurst, Hampshire, S Nicholas (GF), 8, 4-1-12 (221 kg) in B. Tue 18:00. [website] SU305017
329877 ENE Exning, Suffolk, S Martin, 6, 14-0-5 (714 kg) in F. Wed. [website] TL621655
329977 ENE Stetchworth, Cambridgeshire, S Peter, 5 U/R, 15-1-18 (783 kg) in F♯. Unringable; tower unsafe. [website] TL642590
330077 NE Gedney Hill, Lincolnshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 5, 9-0-13 (463 kg) in A. Wed 19:00. TF338112