Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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5601117.4 NW Wigan, Greater Manchester, S James, Poolstock, 8, 25-2-21 (1305 kg) in D. Tue. SD578045
5602117.5 ENE Rollesby, Norfolk, S George, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg). Unringable; round tower. TG446157
5603117.5 SW Broadway, Somerset, S Aldhelm & S Eadburga, 6, 11-0-9 (563 kg) in F. [website] ST329159
5604117.5 ESE St Peter in Thanet, Kent, S Peter Ap (GF), 8, 13-2-22 (696 kg) in F. Mon 19:00. [website] TR380684
5605117.6 SW Stoke St Mary, Somerset, S Mary (GF;T), 5, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in B♭. Thu 20:00. ST265223
5606117.6 NNW Bradshaw, West Yorkshire, S John Ev, 5, 8-0-12 (412 kg) in B♭. Fri. SE076298
5607117.6 N Barwick in Elmet, West Yorkshire, All Saints (T), 6, 12-3-8 (651 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] SE400374
5608117.6 ENE Hickling, Norfolk, S Mary (T), 5, 20½ cwt (~1040 kg) in E♭. Fri 13:30. TG414242
5609117.6 ESE Eythorne, Kent, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 5, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. Rung from porch. [website] TR279497
5610117.7 NW Halkyn, Flintshire, Clwyd, Wales, S Mary V (T), 6, 10-2-21 (543 kg) in A. Thu. SJ209711
5611117.7 SW West Bagborough, Somerset, S Pancras, 6, 20 cwt (~1020 kg) in E. Tuning: (approx) 2-7 of 10. [website] ST168337
5612117.7 SE Folkestone, Kent, S Martin, Cheriton, 8, 6-2-8 (334 kg) in A♭. Wed. [website] TR189364
5613117.7 ESE Eastry, Kent, S Mary BV, 8, 16-3-20 (860 kg) in E♭. Mon 18:30. [website] TR310547
5614117.7 WSW Bridgend, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Illtyd, Newcastle, 8, 16-0-3 (814 kg) in F. No regular ringing. SS902800
5615117.7 ESE Sandwich, Kent, S Peter, 8 U/R, 15-2-9 (792 kg) in E♭. One or more bells not hung; unringable; manual curfew rung: daily at 20:00 on tenor (only bell ringable); tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). [website] TR330581
5616117.7 SW Cothelstone, Somerset, S Thomas of Canterbury, 6 U/R, 18-1-25 (938 kg) in E. Unringable; tuning: 2-7 of 10. [website] ST181318
5617117.8 N Holme on Spalding Moor, East Riding of Yorkshire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 6-3-10 (347 kg) in A. Sat 09:00. SE820389
5618117.8 WSW Pen-y-fai, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, All Saints (T), 6, 14-1-15 (731 kg) in F♯. Mon 19:00. SS893818
5619117.8 ESE St Laurence in Thanet, Kent, S Laurence (T), 10, 14-1-19 (733 kg) in E. Tue. [website] TR370653
5620117.9 NW Wigan, Greater Manchester, All Saints, 10, 29-1-8 (1490 kg) in C♯. Mon. SD581056
5621117.9 ESE Sandwich, Kent, S Clement, 6, 12-1-6 (625 kg) in F♯. Sat 09:15. [website] TR332580
5622117.9 N Walkington, East Riding of Yorkshire, All Hallows (GF;T), 6, 7-2-2 (382 kg) in B♭. Mon. SE998368
5623117.9 SW Crowcombe, Somerset, Holy Ghost, 6, 17-3-18 (910 kg) in E. Anticlockwise. Thu. [website] ST140367
5624117.9 SW Donyatt, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 5, 11-1-16 (579 kg) in G. [website] ST339140
5625117.9 NNW Leeds, West Yorkshire, S Peter, Bramley (T), 8, 12-0-15 (616 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] SE245350
5626118 ENE Hempstead, Norfolk, S Andrew, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable. TG403284
5627118 NNE Withernsea, East Riding of Yorkshire, S Nicholas, 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Church closed; ringing prohibited; service bell (hung dead) - was intended as future 2nd of octave. TA342276
5628118 N Leeds, West Yorkshire, S Michael & All Angels, Headingley, 8, 20-1-0 (1029 kg) in F. Tue. SE279359
5629118 NNW Bradford, West Yorkshire, Cath Ch of S Peter (T), 12, 25-2-21 (1305 kg) in D. Mon (not always: check). SE166332
5630118 SW Taunton, Somerset, S Andrew, Rowbarton (T), 6, 2-1-2 (115 kg) in G. [website] ST226256
5631118.1 NNE Roos, East Riding of Yorkshire, All Saints, 8, 12-3-11 (653 kg) in F. Tue. TA290296
5632118.1 SW Thurlbear, Somerset, S Thomas (GF), 4, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F♯. ST265211
5633118.1 SW Taunton, Somerset, Holy Trinity, 6, 4-1-10 (220 kg) in E♭. Wed (not always: check). [website] ST235244
5634118.1 SW Beaminster, Dorset, S Mary of The Annunciation, 10, 22-1-27 (1143 kg) in D. Wed. [website] ST478012
5635118.2 N Leeds, West Yorkshire, Pentecostal City Mission Ch, Roundhay, 3, 4-3-26 (253 kg) in C♯. Former church of S John Ev (Anglican) (until 2010); ringing prohibited. SE336372
5636118.2 NNE Burton Pidsea, East Riding of Yorkshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in E. Unringable. TA251310
5637118.3 ENE Filby, Norfolk, All Saints, 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in F♯. Unringable. TG468132
5638118.3 SSW Martinstown, Dorset, S Martin, 6, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in A. Wed. [website] SY647890
5639118.3 SW Taunton, Somerset, S James (T), 8, 17½ cwt (~890 kg) in E. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Tue (1st, 3rd). [website] ST228248
5640118.3 NW Rock Ferry, Merseyside, S Peter (T), 6, 10-0-8 (512 kg) in G. [website] SJ334862
5641118.4 SW Taunton, Somerset, S Mary Magd (T), 12, 27-2-18 (1405 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 6♭; the ringing bells form part of a 15-bell chime. Wed. [website] ST228246
5642118.4 W Llandovery, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Dingad, Llandingat (T), 6, 8-3-23 (455 kg) in A♯. SN763340
5643118.4 SW Staplegrove, Somerset, S John Ev (GF;T), 6, 11-2-12 (590 kg) in G. Mon. [website] ST212264
5644118.4 NNW Heptonstall, West Yorkshire, S Thomas Ap (T), 8, 18-1-3 (929 kg) in E. Tue. [website] SD986280
5645118.4 SW Bicknoller, Somerset, S George (T), 6, 10-2-6 (536 kg) in F♯. PN shared: Bicknoller; West Quantoxhead. Mon (exc 4th). [website] ST110394
5646118.4 WSW Llangynwyd, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Cynwyd (GF), 6, 8-0-16 (414 kg) in A. Ringing currently not permitted. SS857888
5647118.5 NNW Bacup, Lancashire, Christ Church (T), 8 U/R, 10-2-7 (537 kg) in A♭. Church closed; Building is up for sale / under offer; unringable. SD873233
5648118.5 SW Winterbourne Abbas, Dorset, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Unringable; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SY618904
5649118.5 ESE Betteshanger, Kent, S Mary V, Northbourne Park School (GF), 3 U/R, 4¼ cwt (~220 kg) in D. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: (approx) 1,2♭,3 of 3. [website] TR312525
5650118.5 ENE Bradwell, Norfolk, S Nicholas (GF;T), 3, 10-0-19 (517 kg) in G. Round tower. TG503038