Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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140146.1 NW Walsall, West Midlands, S Matthew (T), 12, 25-2-18 (1304 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Wed. SP016982
140246.1 NW Wednesbury, West Midlands, S Paul, Wood Green, 8, 16-1-22 (836 kg) in F. SO997961
140346.1 WSW Leigh, The, Gloucestershire, S Catherine (T), 6, 20 cwt (~1020 kg) in E. [website] SO865257
140446.2 NNE Market Overton, Rutland, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 5, 14-2-18 (745 kg) in F♯. Thu. SK885164
140546.2 ENE Houghton, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-0-16 (414 kg) in G. PN rotates: Hilton; Houghton; Fenstanton; Holywell. Mon (2nd). [website] TL281720
140646.2 W Longdon, Worcestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. [website] SO838362
140746.2 NNW Staunton Harold, Leicestershire, Holy Trinity, 8 U/R, 17-2-1 (889 kg) in E. Building owned by National Trust; unringable. SK379208
140846.2 WSW Great Witcombe, Gloucestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 6-2-20 (339 kg) in A. [website] SO910147
140946.2 NNE Greetham, Rutland, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 10-1-5 (523 kg) in A♭. SK924146
141046.2 W Grimley, Worcestershire, S Bartholomew, 6, 12-0-14 (616 kg) in F♯. [website] SO836606
141146.2 WNW Dudley, West Midlands, S Andrew, Netherton (T), 8, 13-0-3 (662 kg) in F♯. [website] SO938881
141246.3 S Yattendon, Berkshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 6-3-14 (349 kg) in B♭. [website] SU554745
141346.3 ESE Aston, Hertfordshire, S Mary (T), 6, 11-1-18 (580 kg) in G. Thu. [website] TL271226
141446.3 N Wymeswold, Leicestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 11-3-9 (601 kg) in F♯. Tue. SK603234
141546.3 NNW Church Gresley, Derbyshire, S George & S Mary (S), 6, 8-0-3 (408 kg) in G. Church closed; ringing prohibited. [website] SK293181
141646.3 SSE Maidenhead, Berkshire, All Saints, Boyne Hill, 8, 15-0-13 (768 kg) in E. SU877808
141746.3 NW Wednesbury, West Midlands, S Bartholomew, 10, 24-0-18 (1227 kg) in E♭. Fri. SO987953
141846.4 WNW Stourbridge, West Midlands, S Mary, Old Swinford (T), 8, 10-3-12 (552 kg) in F♯. [website] SO907831
141946.4 S Tidmarsh, Berkshire, S Laurence (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B. Unringable - bellframe only capable of sustaining swing chiming; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SU634745
142046.4 NW Rushall, West Midlands, S Michael Archangel, 6, 7-1-10 (373 kg) in B. Tue 20:00. SP024999
142146.4 NNE Freeby, Leicestershire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 4-2-19 (237 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tower unsafe; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK803201
142246.4 WSW Norton, Gloucestershire, S Mary (GF), 8, 10-3-14 (552 kg) in F♯. [website] SO865243
142346.5 W Hallow, Worcestershire, S Philip & S James (T), 8, 21-2-17 (1100 kg) in E. [website] SO828579
142446.5 NE Orton Waterville, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (GF), 4, 8-0-12 (412 kg) in B. Ropes fall in sequence: 1,4,2,3; tuning: 1-4 of 5. [website] TL156960
142546.5 N Long Whatton, Leicestershire, All Saints, 3, 13-0-8 (664 kg) in G♯. Ropes fall in a straight line. SK482233
142646.5 SSE Hitcham, Buckinghamshire, S Mary, 6, 6-0-11 (310 kg) in B♭. Wed. SU919825
142746.6 SSW East Garston, Berkshire, All Saints, 6, 17 cwt (~860 kg) in E. One bell (or more) cracked or broken. PN: by arrangement. SU361770
142846.6 NNE Wymondham, Leicestershire, S Peter (T), 6, 16-3-5 (853 kg) in E♭. SK851186
142946.6 ENE Hemingford Grey, Cambridgeshire, S James (T), 8, 11-2-13 (590 kg) in G♯. PN shared (exc 5th Wed); Godmanchester; Hemingford Grey; truncated spire. Wed (1st, 4th, 5th). [website] TL292708
143046.6 ESE Rushden, Hertfordshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 6-1-15 (324 kg) in B♭. ART Teaching Centre: Weston Hills Ringing Centre. Tue. [website] TL305317
143146.7 WSW Churchdown, Gloucestershire, S Bartholomew (GF), 6, 9-2-1 (483 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] SO882191
143246.7 NW Dudley, West Midlands, S Thomas & S Luke, 10, 20-2-8 (1045 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] SO942900
143346.7 WSW Brockworth, Gloucestershire, S George, 6, 13-0-6 (663 kg) in F. Thu. [website] SO890170
143446.7 SE Watford, Hertfordshire, S Mary, 10, 24-1-6 (1235 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] TQ110963
143546.7 N Old Dalby, Leicestershire, S John Bapt (GF), 4, 9-2-2 (484 kg) in G. SK673235
143646.7 ESE Walkern, Hertfordshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 6-2-16 (337 kg) in A. Fri. [website] TL292265
143746.8 E Bourn, Cambridgeshire, S Helena & S Mary (GF), 8, 14-0-16 (718 kg) in F. [website] TL324563
143846.8 NW Lichfield, Staffordshire, S Michael, Greenhill (T), 6, 11-3-9 (601 kg) in A♭. Thu. SK123095
143946.8 S Reading, Berkshire, S Peter, Caversham, 8, 7-3-13 (400 kg) in A. Tue. SU708748
144046.8 NNW Rosliston, Derbyshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). Unringable. SK243168
144146.8 NNE Ab Kettleby, Leicestershire, S James (GF), 6, 8-2-22 (442 kg) in G. Wed. [website] SK724228
144246.8 ESE Datchworth, Hertfordshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 8-1-16 (426 kg) in G♯. [website] TL267192
144346.9 NE Barnack, Cambridgeshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 8-2-7 (435 kg) in G♯. Thu (2nd). [website] TF079050
144446.9 N Rempstone, Nottinghamshire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 6-1-26 (329 kg) in A. Wed (not always: check). SK575245
144546.9 WNW Stone, Worcestershire, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 5-2-18 (288 kg) in B. [website] SO861749
144646.9 S Chieveley, Berkshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 11-0-3 (560 kg) in F. Wed. [website] SU474740
144746.9 SSE Burnham, Buckinghamshire, S Peter, 8, 12-3-13 (654 kg) in F♯. Tue. SU930823
144847 NE Ufford, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew (GF), 4, 11-1-18 (580 kg) in G♯. [website] TF093040
144947 WNW Brierley Hill, West Midlands, S Michael (T), 8, 14-1-13 (730 kg) in F. Fri. [website] SO916868
145047 SSE Sonning, Berkshire, S Andrew (T), 8, 20-1-4 (1031 kg) in D. ART Teaching Centre: Loddon. Thu. [website] SU755755