Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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6251145.3 SSW Musbury, Devon, S Michael, 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in G♭. Mon 20:00. SY275945
6252145.3 SW Offwell, Devon, S Mary V, 6, 7-3-9 (398 kg) in A♭. SY194995
6253145.4 SE Great Mongeham, Kent, S Martin (GF), 6, 7-2-10 (386 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] TR346515
6254145.5 SW Oakford, Devon, S Peter (GF), 8, 12-1-11 (627 kg) in F♯. SS910212
6255145.6 SW Kentisbeare, Devon, S Mary, 6, 10-1-2 (522 kg) in G. Wed. ST067081
6256145.6 SW Halberton, Devon, S Andrew, 6, 17-2-6 (892 kg) in E. Wed. ST005129
6257145.6 N Sedgefield, Durham, S Edmund (T), 6, 9-1-2 (471 kg) in A♭. Thu. NZ356288
6258145.8 SW Honiton, Devon, S Paul, 8, 12-2-27 (647 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] ST163007
6259146 WSW Cilgerran, Pembrokeshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Llawddog, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg). Unringable; No stays or sliders. SN190430
6260146 SW Broadhembury, Devon, S Andrew A&M, 6, 20-0-8 (1020 kg) in E♭. Anticlockwise. Thu. ST101047
6261146.1 SE Deal, Kent, S Leonard, Upper Deal, 6, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in G♯. Thu. [website] TR362518
6262146.1 SW Honiton, Devon, S Michael, Old Church, 6, 22½ cwt (~1140 kg) in E♭. Church closed; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; only limited ringing allowed on front four only. SY166999
6263146.1 SW Stoodleigh, Devon, S Margaret (GF), 6, 7-0-3 (357 kg) in A♭. Thu (1st, 3rd). SS922188
6264146.1 N Bishop Auckland, Durham, S Andrew (T), 8, 11-3-26 (609 kg) in G. Wed (2nd, 4th) 19:00. [website] NZ217284
6265146.1 SE Folkestone, Kent, S Mary & S Eanswythe, 8, 25-1-5 (1285 kg) in E. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Tue. [website] TR229358
6266146.2 WSW Cardigan, Ceredigion, Dyfed, Wales, S Mary, 6, 13-2-2 (687 kg) in F♯. County books / pNBR info discrepant. SN180460
6267146.3 SW Awliscombe, Devon, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 19-2-0 (991 kg) in F. PN alternates with Buckerell. Tue (alt). ST133018
6268146.5 SSW Colyton, Devon, S Andrew (T), 8, 24-3-16 (1265 kg) in D. SY246940
6269146.7 SW Twitchen, Devon, S Peter (GF), 3, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. SS788304
6270146.7 SW Molland, Devon, S Mary, 6, 14-1-24 (735 kg) in G. SS807283
6271146.9 SE East Langdon, Kent, S Augustine (GF), 4, 6-1-14 (324 kg) in C. [website] TR332459
6272146.9 NNW Crosby Ravensworth, Cumbria, S Lawrence (T), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. NY621148
6273147 N Hartlepool, Durham, S Aidan (T), 8, 14-0-7 (714 kg) in F♯. Tue (2nd, 4th) 17:30. NZ507314
6274147.2 NNW Brathay, Cumbria, Holy Trinity (T), 6, 6-3-26 (355 kg) in A. NY362032
6275147.2 SE Walmer, Kent, S Mary, 8, 18-0-9 (919 kg) in E♭. Mon (by arrangement). [website] TR371501
6276147.2 SW Washfield, Devon, S Mary V (GF), 6, 10-0-2 (509 kg) in G♯. SS935154
6277147.2 SSW Northleigh, Devon, S Giles (GF), 4, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in B♭. SY195958
6278147.3 SE Ringwould, Kent, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 8-1-8 (423 kg) in B♭. [website] TR359483
6279147.4 N Hartlepool, Durham, All Saints, Stranton, 8, 12-3-4 (650 kg) in F. Wed. NZ508319
6280147.4 NNW Ambleside, Cumbria, S Mary, 8, 32-2-2 (1652 kg) in D♭. Mon. [website] NY374043
6281147.4 SW Challacombe, Devon, Holy Trinity (T), 4 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable. SS679406
6282147.4 SW Buckerell, Devon, S Mary & S Giles, 6, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in B♭. PN alternates with Awliscombe. Tue (alt). ST123003
6283147.7 SW Tiverton, Devon, S Peter, 8, 25-2-18 (1304 kg) in D. Tue. SS954128
6284147.7 SW Farway, Devon, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 11-0-14 (565 kg) in A♭. Thu. SY172964
6285147.7 N Hartlepool, Durham, Art Gallery & Tourist Information Centre (T), 6, 9-2-24 (494 kg) in G. Former church of Christ; ringing temporarily suspended. NZ510325
6286147.8 SW Cullompton, Devon, S Andrew, 10, 19-2-4 (992 kg) in D. Mon. ST021071
6287147.8 SSW Axmouth, Devon, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. An exceptionally unusual and interesting bellframe (JGMS); unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SY256910
6288147.8 SW Loxbeare, Devon, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SS911161
6289147.9 SW Tiverton, Devon, S Paul (GF), 6, 8-3-5 (447 kg) in A. Fri. SS951125
6290148 SW Payhembury, Devon, S Mary V (T), 6, 15-3-22 (810 kg) in E. ST088017
6291148 SE Dover, Kent, S Mary V (T), 8, 15-2-9 (792 kg) in E♭. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Wed. [website] TR319415
6292148.1 SW Gittisham, Devon, S Michael (T), 5, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. SY133983
6293148.2 SW Knowstone, Devon, S Peter (GF), 6, 10-3-13 (552 kg) in G♯. Ringing currently not permitted. SS827230
6294148.2 SSW Southleigh, Devon, S Lawrence (GF), 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. SY204934
6295148.2 SW Calverleigh, Devon, S Mary V (GF), 6, 5-0-22 (264 kg) in C. SS923143
6296148.3 N Hartlepool, Durham, S Oswald (T), 10, 21-2-12 (1098 kg) in E♭. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime. Tue (1st, 3rd, 5th) 19:00. NZ506334
6297148.3 SSW Seaton, Devon, S Gregory, 8, 11-0-4 (561 kg) in F♯. SY247905
6298148.4 N Hartlepool, Durham, S Hilda, 3 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg). Derelict; unringable; tower unsafe. NZ528336
6299148.4 SW Feniton, Devon, S Andrew (T), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Fri 19:00. SY108994
6300148.5 NNW Shap, Cumbria, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 7-2-19 (390 kg) in G. Mon (alt). [website] NY563153