Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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345179.6 NW Pulverbatch, Shropshire, S Edith, 6, 5-0-20 (263 kg) in C. SJ429029
345279.6 NE Pinchbeck, Lincolnshire, S Mary, 8, 18-0-9 (919 kg) in E. TF241255
345379.6 E Rayne, Essex, All Saints (T), 6, 6-2-5 (332 kg) in B♭. Tue. [website] TL732229
345479.6 NNE Billingborough, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 8, 7-3-11 (399 kg) in A♭. TF117342
345579.7 SW Charlton Horethorne, Somerset, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 11-1-15 (578 kg) in E. Wed. [website] ST665230
345679.7 SW Stalbridge, Dorset, S Mary (T), 6, 17-3-10 (906 kg) in E. Fri (with exceptions). [website] ST733181
345779.7 E Barnardiston, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Unringable. [website] TL711487
345879.7 NNW Blore, Staffordshire, S Bartholomew (GF), 3 U/R, 8-0-18 (415 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise. SK137493
345979.7 NNW Fenny Bentley, Derbyshire, S Edmund K&M, 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in E♭. Unringable. SK174501
346079.8 SE East Grinstead, West Sussex, S Swithun, 12, 28-0-6 (1425 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Wed. TQ396380
346179.8 NNE Threekingham, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Unringable. TF089361
346279.8 NNW Broughton, Staffordshire, S Peter, 8, 15-1-18 (783 kg) in F♯. SJ766337
346379.8 SSE Aldingbourne, West Sussex, S Mary V (GF;T), 5, 6-1-14 (324 kg) in B. Mon (exc Bank Hols). SU923054
346479.8 SW South Cadbury, Somerset, S Thomas a Becket (GF), 6, 13-1-22 (683 kg) in F. Thu. [website] ST631255
346579.8 NNE Honington, Lincolnshire, S Wilfred (GF), 5, 8-1-1 (420 kg) in B♭. Only limited ringing allowed. SK943433
346679.8 N Swanwick, Derbyshire, S Andrew (T), 6, 17-2-17 (897 kg) in F. SK404532
346779.8 N Selston, Nottinghamshire, S Helen (T), 8, 12-2-0 (635 kg) in F. Tue. SK458533
346879.8 SW South Barrow, Somerset, S Peter (T), 3, 5-3-3 (293 kg) in A♭. [website] ST601278
346979.9 ESE Langdon Hills, Essex, S Mary V & All Saints (T), 6, 10-3-7 (549 kg) in F. Fri (1st). TQ678864
347079.9 NNE Aunsby, Lincolnshire, S Thomas of Canterbury, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 5. TF044388
347179.9 WNW New Radnor, Powys, Wales, S Mary, 6, 7-2-18 (389 kg) in B♭. Mon (2nd, 4th). SO210609
347279.9 W Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent, Gwent, Wales, Christ Church (T), 8, 24-3-25 (1269 kg) in D. SO168088
347379.9 NNW Thorpe, Derbyshire, S Leonard (GF;T), 3, 4-3-26 (253 kg) in C. Tuning: 1-3 of 5. SK156501
347479.9 NW Meole Brace, Shropshire, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 7-1-7 (371 kg) in B♭. Thu. [website] SJ485105
347580 E Panfield, Essex, S Mary V (GF), 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in B♭. Unringable; No stays or sliders. TL738253
347680 ESE Kemsing, Kent, S Mary V (GF), 6, 4-1-5 (218 kg) in D. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ555587
347780 NNE East Stoke, Nottinghamshire, S Oswald (GF), 4, 9-2-14 (489 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. SK747500
347880 WNW More, Shropshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SO342915
347980.1 WSW Mynyddislwyn, Caerphilly, Gwent, Wales, S Tudor (GF;T), 8, 12-1-4 (624 kg) in F♯. ST193939
348080.1 SSW Sturminster Newton, Dorset, S Mary, 6, 16-0-18 (821 kg) in E♭. Wed (with exceptions). [website] ST787139
348180.1 ESE Sevenoaks, Kent, S Nicholas (T), 8, 16-2-10 (843 kg) in F. Mon. [website] TQ531543
348280.1 WNW Bishop's Castle, Shropshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 8-2-18 (440 kg) in A. Tue 19:00. [website] SO323884
348380.1 E Great Leighs, Essex, S Mary V (T), 5, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in G. Anticlockwise; round tower. TL738155
348480.2 NNE Horbling, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 9-1-17 (478 kg) in B♭. Rung from chancel. TF118351
348580.2 W Talgarth, Powys, Wales, S Gwendoline, 6, 7-3-0 (394 kg) in A. PN alternates: Bronllys; Talgarth. Thu (alt). SO157338
348680.2 WSW Weston super Mare, Somerset, S John Bapt (T), 8, 11-0-8 (562 kg) in G. Wed. [website] ST317619
348780.2 ENE Isleham, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew, 6, 18-2-1 (940 kg) in E. Tuning: 2-7 of 12. Fri. [website] TL643744
348880.2 WSW St Mellons, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Mellon, 6, 9-3-17 (503 kg) in G. Fri. ST228814
348980.2 NNE Osbournby, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul, 3 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg). One or more bells not hung; unringable. TF069381
349080.3 ESE Seal, Kent, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 10-1-9 (525 kg) in G. [website] TQ550569
349180.3 SW Meare, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary & All Saints (GF), 6, 15-2-6 (790 kg) in E♭. [website] ST455417
349280.3 SSW Shillingstone, Dorset, Holy Rood (GF), 6, 15-2-9 (792 kg) in E. Tue. ST824114
349380.3 ENE Chippenham, Cambridgeshire, S Margaret (GF), 6, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in F. Unsuitable for inexperienced ringers. [website] TL663697
349480.3 E Great Baddow, Essex, S Mary V (T), 8, 14-1-13 (730 kg) in F♯. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Fri (with exceptions). TL729048
349580.4 E Toppesfield, Essex, S Margaret of Antioch (T), 8, 14-2-14 (743 kg) in G. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Wed. [website] TL739374
349680.4 SW Sutton Montis, Somerset, Holy Trinity (GF), 3, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in C. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. [website] ST624248
349780.4 SSW Stourpaine, Dorset, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 12-2-4 (637 kg) in G. Sat 17:15. [website] ST860093
349880.5 NW Shrewsbury, Shropshire, S Mary V, 10, 19-2-8 (994 kg) in E♭. Tue (see tower website). [website] SJ493125
349980.5 NNW Kingsley, Staffordshire, S Werburgh (T), 6, 11-0-24 (570 kg) in F. Tue. SK013469
350080.5 WSW Bleadon, Somerset, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 8¾ cwt (~440 kg) in F♯. Anticlockwise. Tue. [website] ST341569