Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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320176 E Fornham St Martin, Suffolk, S Martin (GF), 6, 6-2-20 (339 kg) in A. Future plans: to become 8. [website] TL852669
320276 S Avington, Hampshire, S Mary, 5, 6-1-0 (318 kg) in B♭. [website] SU532322
320376 WNW Upton Magna, Shropshire, S Lucia (GF), 6, 8-0-12 (412 kg) in A♭. [website] SJ553124
320476 SW Swainswick, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF;T), 6, 6-2-21 (340 kg) in A. Thu 19:00. [website] ST756684
320576.1 E Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, Cath Ch of S James & S Edmund (The Norman Tower) (S;T), 12, 27-2-5 (1399 kg) in C♯. Also hung for ringing: 6♭; detached tower. Tue. [website] TL855640
320676.1 E Shimpling, Suffolk, S George (GF), 5 U/R, 8-2-23 (442 kg) in A. Unringable; tuning: 1-5 of 6. [website] TL859512
320776.1 WNW Stokesay, Shropshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. SO435817
320876.1 SSE Leigh, Surrey, S Bartholomew, 6, 7-2-20 (390 kg) in A. Thu. [website] TQ224469
320976.1 ENE Gooderstone, Norfolk, S George, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg). Unringable. TF762021
321076.1 SSW Allington, Wiltshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; rung from porch; tuning: 1,3,4 of 6. SU204393
321176.1 NW Keele, Staffordshire, S John (S;T), 6, 8-0-2 (407 kg) in G♯. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Wed 19:00. SJ809452
321276.1 NNE Lincoln, Lincolnshire, Cath Ch of BVM (T), 12, 23-3-13 (1212 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. Thu. SK977717
321376.1 W Wigmore, Herefordshire, S James Ap, 6, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. Only limited ringing allowed. [website] SO412690
321476.1 SSW Amesbury, Wiltshire, S Mary & S Melor, 8, 18-1-9 (931 kg) in E♭. Mon. [website] SU151414
321576.1 S Easton, Hampshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 6-2-23 (341 kg) in B♭. Thu. [website] SU509322
321676.2 SSE Ewhurst, Surrey, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 11-1-8 (575 kg) in G♯. Wed. [website] TQ091404
321776.2 NNE Washingborough, Lincolnshire, S John (T), 8, 12-1-11 (627 kg) in F♯. Wed (1st, 3rd). TF018706
321876.2 S Kings Worthy, Hampshire, S Mary, 5, 8-3-21 (454 kg) in A. Fri. [website] SU492323
321976.2 SSW Orcheston, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 7-1-25 (380 kg) in B♭. [website] SU058456
322076.2 ESE West Hanningfield, Essex, S Mary & S Edward (GF), 4 U/R, 7-0-3 (357 kg) in A. Bells in store; unringable; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way; not well in tune. TQ734998
322176.2 WNW Acton Scott, Shropshire, S Margaret, 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SO453894
322276.2 WSW Olveston, Gloucestershire, S Mary V (T), 8, 18-3-8 (956 kg) in F. Fri. [website] ST600872
322376.2 SSE Cranleigh, Surrey, S Nicolas (T), 8, 16-2-22 (848 kg) in F. Tue. TQ059391
322476.2 SW Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, Christ Church, 8, 12-0-7 (613 kg) in A♭. Mon (1st, 3rd, 5th). [website] ST827613
322576.2 W Weobley, Herefordshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 17-0-14 (870 kg) in E. Thu (1st, 3rd: check). [website] SO401518
322676.3 S Ovington, Hampshire, S Peter, 4, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Tuning: 1-4 of 6. [website] SU560316
322776.3 NW Mucklestone, Staffordshire, S Mary, 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg). Unringable. SJ725373
322876.3 SSE Redhill, Surrey, S John Ev, 8, 13-0-7 (664 kg) in F. Thu. [website] TQ274493
322976.3 SW Siston, Gloucestershire, S Anne Mother of BVM, 6, 9-2-12 (488 kg) in G. Thu. [website] ST688752
323076.3 E Lawshall, Suffolk, All Saints, 5 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) from ring hung dead : tenor; unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 6. [website] TL864542
323176.4 E Nowton, Suffolk, S Peter, 6 U/R, 7¼ cwt (~370 kg) in B. Unringable. [website] TL863604
323276.4 WSW Trellech, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Nicholas (T), 6, 7-1-8 (372 kg) in A. Mon. SO500054
323376.4 SW Winterbourne, Gloucestershire, S Michael (T), 6, 20 cwt (~1020 kg) in E♭. Mon. [website] ST641810
323476.4 SW Edington, Wiltshire, S Mary, S Katharine, & All Saints (S), 10, 24-0-24 (1230 kg) in D. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Tue. [website] ST926533
323576.4 ENE Mundford, Norfolk, S Leonard, 6, 6-0-3 (306 kg) in B. Fri. TL800938
323676.4 SW Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, The Wilderness Campanile (GF), 8, 0-2-21 (35 kg) in E♭. PN: by arrangement. ST823612
323776.4 E Ingham, Suffolk, S Bartholomew (T), 5, 12-0-27 (622 kg) in F♯. [website] TL855705
323876.4 N Whitwell, Derbyshire, S Lawrence, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Unringable. SK526768
323976.5 NW Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, S Luke, Silverdale, 8, 9-2-18 (491 kg) in A♭. Mon. SJ817467
324076.5 S Bramshott, Hampshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 11-1-20 (581 kg) in G. Rung from chancel crossing. Mon. [website] SU842328
324176.5 E Long Melford, Suffolk, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 15-0-18 (770 kg) in F. Wed. [website] TL864467
324276.5 SE Stone by Dartford, Kent, S Mary, 6, 8-0-1 (407 kg) in A. Thu. [website] TQ576748
324376.5 SSE Chiddingfold, Surrey, S Mary (T), 8, 12-2-26 (647 kg) in F♯. Wed. SU959353
324476.6 NE Old Leake, Lincolnshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F♯. TF407502
324576.6 SW Claverton, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF;T), 6, 6-2-11 (335 kg) in B♭. [website] ST787641
324676.6 SW Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, Holy Trinity, 8, 29-2-26 (1510 kg) in D♭. Mon (2nd, 4th). [website] ST824608
324776.6 SSW Orcheston, Wiltshire, S George (GF), 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. No mains electricity. [website] SU059448
324876.6 SSW Shrewton, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-3-5 (447 kg) in G. [website] SU069443
324976.6 NW Brown Edge, Staffordshire, S Anne, 6, 10-0-15 (515 kg) in G. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. SJ905540
325076.6 SSE Dunsfold, Surrey, S Mary & All Saints (GF), 6, 10-3-21 (556 kg) in A♭. Fri. SU998363