Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Eydon, Northamptonshire, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 9-2-20 (492 kg) in G. SP541499
21.9 S Culworth, Northamptonshire, S Mary V (GF), 5, 12-3-10 (652 kg) in E. SP544469
31.9 N Woodford Halse, Northamptonshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 7-2-27 (393 kg) in A. Thu (alt). SP543528
42.1 ESE Moreton Pinkney, Northamptonshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 6-2-26 (342 kg) in A. SP573490
52.4 NW Byfield, Northamptonshire, Holy Cross (T), 8, 12-1-17 (630 kg) in F. Fri 20:00. SP519530
62.6 WSW Edgcote, Northamptonshire, S James (GF), 4 U/R, 8¼ cwt (~420 kg) in G♯. Unringable. SP504479
72.7 WSW Chipping Warden, Northamptonshire, S Peter & S Paul, 5, 12-1-5 (625 kg) in F. Thu (alt). SP498487
83 SSE Sulgrave, Northamptonshire, S James Less, 6, 10-3-2 (547 kg) in A♭. Sat 09:30. SP556453
93.1 S Thorpe Mandeville, Northamptonshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3, 6-2-26 (342 kg) in B. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SP532449
103.5 N Charwelton, Northamptonshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 5, 10-2-16 (541 kg) in A♭. SP544555
113.7 NE Preston Capes, Northamptonshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 5, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E♭. Wed. SP574548
123.8 SW Wardington, Oxfordshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 16-3-16 (858 kg) in E♭. SP490463
134.2 ESE Weedon Lois, Northamptonshire, S Mary V & S Peter (S), 6, 6-2-21 (340 kg) in A. Wed. SP601469
144.2 WNW Upper Boddington, Northamptonshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 11-0-19 (567 kg) in G. SP482531
154.5 NNE Fawsley, Northamptonshire, S Mary V (GF), 4, 11-1-4 (573 kg) in G♯. SP565567
164.7 S Greatworth, Northamptonshire, S Peter, 6, 6-3-11 (348 kg) in B. SP552423
174.8 SW Chacombe, Northamptonshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 13-3-8 (702 kg) in F. SP490439
184.9 S Marston St Lawrence, Northamptonshire, S Lawrence, 5, 10-1-6 (523 kg) in F♯. Mon. SP536420
194.9 WSW Cropredy, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (GF), 8, 16-1-16 (833 kg) in F. Mon. SP468466
205.2 SE Helmdon, Northamptonshire, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 10-1-4 (523 kg) in G. SP589431
215.2 W Claydon, Oxfordshire, S James Gt (GF), 3 U/R, 6-0-3 (306 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SP456500
225.3 E Blakesley, Northamptonshire, S Mary (GF), 5, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. SP626504
235.4 NNW Hellidon, Northamptonshire, S John Bapt (GF), 5, 8-0-24 (417 kg) in A♭. Tue 10:00. SP515581
245.5 NE Farthingstone, Northamptonshire, S Mary V (GF), 5, 6-0-3 (306 kg) in B. Ringing prohibited; anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 1-4,6 of 12. SP613550
255.6 SSW Middleton Cheney, Northamptonshire, All Saints (T), 6, 22-2-15 (1150 kg) in D. SP498420
265.6 NNE Badby, Northamptonshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 14-0-11 (716 kg) in E. Wed. SP559587
275.7 NE Everdon, Northamptonshire, S Mary BV (GF), 5, 19-1-3 (979 kg) in E. Mon 20:00. SP594574
285.8 NNW Priors Marston, Warwickshire, S Leonard (GF;T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. Anticlockwise. Mon. [website] SP489576
295.8 NW Priors Hardwick, Warwickshire, S Mary V (GF), 3, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. [website] SP471561
305.8 ESE Wappenham, Northamptonshire, S Mary, 6, 8-3-2 (445 kg) in F♯. Thu. SP624456
316.3 S Farthinghoe, Northamptonshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G♯. Unringable; anticlockwise. SP536397
326.3 ENE Litchborough, Northamptonshire, S Martin (GF;T), 5, 8-1-15 (426 kg) in A. SP632542
336.3 WNW Wormleighton, Warwickshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise. [website] SP447539
346.3 WSW Mollington, Oxfordshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 4-2-6 (231 kg) in C. Fri (not always: check). SP442474
356.6 NNE Newnham, Northamptonshire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 13-0-1 (661 kg) in E. Tue 20:00. SP580597
366.6 E Bradden, Northamptonshire, S Michael (GF), 5, 8-3-2 (445 kg) in B♭. Fri. SP647485
376.7 W Farnborough, Warwickshire, S Botolph, 6, 6-1-12 (323 kg) in B♭. No regular ringing. [website] SP433495
387 N Staverton, Northamptonshire, S Mary V, 6, 10-3-26 (558 kg) in G. Thu. SP540611
397.4 SE Syresham, Northamptonshire, S James (T), 5, 9-0-10 (462 kg) in G♯. Anticlockwise. Thu (last). SP630419
407.6 WSW Shotteswell, Warwickshire, S Lawrence (GF), 6, 9-1-0 (470 kg) in G. Tue (not always: check). [website] SP426455
417.6 WSW Hanwell, Oxfordshire, S Peter (GF), 6, 7-0-8 (359 kg) in A. No regular ringing. SP435435
427.6 SSE Whitfield, Northamptonshire, S John Ev (GF), 6, 7-0-26 (367 kg) in B♭. Fri. SP607395
437.8 NE Church Stowe, Northamptonshire, S Michael (GF), 5 U/R, 13-3-12 (704 kg) in G. Unringable; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. SP638576
447.8 W Fenny Compton, Warwickshire, S Peter & S Clare (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. [website] SP416521
457.9 ENE Cold Higham, Northamptonshire, S Luke (GF), 6, 8-0-21 (416 kg) in A♭. SP662535
467.9 E Greens Norton, Northamptonshire, S Bartholomew (GF;T), 6, 10-1-22 (531 kg) in A♭. SP668499
477.9 SW Banbury, Oxfordshire, S Mary (T), 10, 17-0-9 (868 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of a 12-bell chime. Wed. SP453405
488 NE Dodford, Northamptonshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F. One bell (or more) cracked or broken. SP612605
498 W Avon Dassett, Warwickshire, S John Bapt, 5, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Only limited ringing allowed; No mains electricity in tower. [website] SP411502
508.1 SW Banbury, Oxfordshire, S John Ev (RC), 3 U/R, 1-2-1 (77 kg) in B♭. Unringable. SP453401