Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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195157.9 S Appleton, Oxfordshire, S Laurence (T), 10, 13-0-10 (665 kg) in E. Fri. SP443015
195257.9 W Tugford, Shropshire, S Catherine (GF), 6, 6-0-22 (315 kg) in A. SO557870
195358 WSW Thornbury, Herefordshire, S Anna, 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Unringable; tower unsafe. SO622596
195458 S Great Milton, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 8, 15-3-19 (809 kg) in E. [website] SP627024
195558 W Wroxeter, Shropshire, S Andrew, 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G♯. Tuning: 1-6 of 12. [website] SJ563082
195658 SSW Chedworth, Gloucestershire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 10-1-16 (528 kg) in G. Thu. [website] SP051121
195758 W Cound, Shropshire, S Peter (GF), 6, 11-0-21 (568 kg) in F♯. SJ558049
195858.1 ENE Sutton St James, Lincolnshire, S James (T), 6, 7-3-22 (404 kg) in A. Tue PN alternates with Gedney; detached tower. Tue (alt) 19:00. TF396183
195958.1 N Laughton en le Morthen, South Yorkshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 10-0-6 (511 kg) in F♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SK517882
196058.1 N Sheffield, South Yorkshire, Cath Ch of S Marie, Hallam (RC), 8, 25-0-4 (1272 kg) in D. Mon 19:00 & Thu 19:00. SK354872
196158.1 N Blyth, Nottinghamshire, S Mary & S Martin (T), 6, 12-3-19 (656 kg) in F♯. Fri. SK623873
196258.1 SSW Broadwell, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 5 U/R, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F. Unringable; future plans: to become 8; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. SP252041
196358.1 SE Ickleford, Hertfordshire, S Katharine, 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. [website] TL182316
196458.2 SW Eldersfield, Worcestershire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 18-1-0 (927 kg) in E. Thu (exc 1st). [website] SO799311
196558.2 ESE Guilden Morden, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 11-2-2 (585 kg) in F. Mon. [website] TL279441
196658.2 N Sheffield, South Yorkshire, Cath Ch of S Peter & S Paul, 12, 34-0-7 (1730 kg) in C♯. Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭; access to ringing room by three independent routes. Thu. SK354874
196758.3 E Wisbech St Mary, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (T), 6, 10-2-15 (540 kg) in G. Wed (check with contact). [website] TF419081
196858.3 WNW Hodnet, Shropshire, S Luke (T), 8, 12-0-24 (621 kg) in F. Octagonal tower. Fri 19:00. [website] SJ612286
196958.3 NNE Marton, Lincolnshire, S Margaret of Antioch, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg). Unringable. SK839817
197058.3 SSE Tring, Hertfordshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 17-3-18 (910 kg) in C♯. Tue. [website] SP924114
197158.3 SW Norton, Gloucestershire, S Mary (GF), 8, 10-3-14 (552 kg) in F♯. [website] SO865243
197258.3 NW Eaton, Cheshire, Christ Church, 3, 5-0-8 (258 kg) in C♯. SJ869653
197358.4 SSW Eastleach Martin, Gloucestershire, S Michael & S Martin (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Anticlockwise; No mains electricity; tuning: 1,3,5 of 6. SP202052
197458.4 SSW Coln Rogers, Gloucestershire, S Andrew, 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C♭. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SP087096
197558.4 WNW Adderley, Shropshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in C. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SJ660395
197658.4 NNE Sturton le Steeple, Nottinghamshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 10-3-6 (549 kg) in A♭. SK787838
197758.4 ESE Kingston, Cambridgeshire, All Saints & S Andrew, 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B♭. Unringable. [website] TL346554
197858.5 S Sunningwell, Oxfordshire, S Leonard, 6, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in B♭. County books / pNBR info discrepant. Tue. SP495005
197958.5 NNW Hope, Derbyshire, S Peter (T), 8, 14-1-22 (734 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK172834
198058.5 SW Hasfield, Gloucestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G. [website] SO826275
198158.6 ENE Fleet, Lincolnshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 12-3-22 (658 kg) in F♯. Detached tower. TF388236
198258.6 S Great Haseley, Oxfordshire, S Peter, 6, 11-1-3 (573 kg) in F♯. Mon. SP644016
198358.6 SE Caddington, Bedfordshire, All Saints (T), 6, 8-0-0 (406 kg) in G. Thu. TL063198
198458.6 SE Offley, Hertfordshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 14-3-20 (758 kg) in F. TL145268
198558.6 WSW Bosbury, Herefordshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 15-1-6 (777 kg) in E. Detached tower. Wed. [website] SO695434
198658.7 NNW Castleton, Derbyshire, S Edmund (T), 8, 11-2-0 (584 kg) in E♭. Mon 19:00. SK150829
198758.7 ESE Willingham, Cambridgeshire, S Mary & All Saints (GF;T), 6, 11-3-10 (601 kg) in G. Mon. [website] TL404705
198858.7 WSW Bishops Frome, Herefordshire, S Mary V, 6, 11-3-15 (604 kg) in G. Mon. [website] SO663483
198958.7 ENE Frampton, Lincolnshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 12-2-26 (647 kg) in F♯. PN shared: Frampton; Kirton in Holland; Sutterton; Wigtoft. Thu (on a rota basis). TF325391
199058.7 SSE Ellesborough, Buckinghamshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 8-0-22 (416 kg) in A. Wed. SP836067
199158.8 SSW Colesbourne, Gloucestershire, S James (GF), 5, 5-2-25 (291 kg) in C. [website] SP003134
199258.8 SW Coberley, Gloucestershire, S Giles (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable. SO965158
199358.8 SSE Studham, Bedfordshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 10-0-22 (518 kg) in A♭. Mon 20:00. TL015159
199458.8 NW Sutton, Cheshire, S James (GF), 6, 11-3-15 (604 kg) in G. Wed. SJ929712
199558.8 ESE Dry Drayton, Cambridgeshire, S Peter & S Paul, 5 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Unringable; not well in tune. [website] TL379619
199658.9 SSW Clanfield, Oxfordshire, S Stephen (GF;T), 8, 12-3-16 (655 kg) in F♯. Wed. SP283021
199758.9 S Little Milton, Oxfordshire, S James, 6, 11-3-22 (607 kg) in F♯. Tue. SP617007
199858.9 NNE Gate Burton, Lincolnshire, S Helen, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Steel bells; the ringing bells form part of a 6-bell chime; unringable. SK838828
199958.9 SSE Great Kimble, Buckinghamshire, S Nicholas, 6, 10-3-3 (547 kg) in A♭. SP825059
200058.9 SSE Aldbury, Hertfordshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 6-3-6 (346 kg) in B♭. Wed 20:00. [website] SP963124