Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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155149.2 SSE Windsor, Berkshire, Curfew Tower, HM Free Chapel of S George, Windsor Castle (GF), 8, 26 cwt (~1320 kg) in C♯. Anticlockwise. SU967769
155249.3 NNE Burton le Coggles, Lincolnshire, S Thomas a Becket (GF), 3, 8-0-27 (419 kg) in A♭. SK979258
155349.3 NNE Corby Glen, Lincolnshire, S John Ev (GF;T), 6, 11-1-6 (574 kg) in G. TF001249
155449.3 W Strensham, Worcestershire, S John Bapt, 8, 11-0-8 (562 kg) in G. County books / pNBR info discrepant. [website] SO910406
155549.4 ESE Clavering, Essex, S Mary & S Clement, 6, 9-0-13 (463 kg) in G. TL470318
155649.4 NW Rosliston, Derbyshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). Unringable. SK243168
155749.4 SSE Windsor, Berkshire, S John Bapt, 8, 17-2-11 (894 kg) in E♭. PN: by arrangement. SU968767
155849.4 SW Ashbury, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 13½ cwt (~690 kg) in F♯. PN alternates with Bishopstone; anticlockwise. Thu (1st, 3rd). SU265849
155949.4 ENE Sutton in the Isle, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew, 6, 18¾ cwt (~950 kg) in E. One bell (or more) from ring unringable: tenor; only limited ringing allowed. [website] TL448789
156049.4 ESE Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire, S Catherine & S Paul (T), 8, 12-1-16 (630 kg) in F♯. Tue (not always: check) 19:00. [website] TL372089
156149.4 ESE Much Hadham, Hertfordshire, S Andrew (GF;T), 8, 9-3-27 (508 kg) in G. Tue. [website] TL430196
156249.4 S Bradfield, Berkshire, S Andrew, 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Church closed; Building is up for sale / under offer; ringing prohibited. SU603725
156349.4 WSW Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire, S Mary, 8, 17-0-13 (870 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] SO964204
156449.5 NNW Melbourne, Derbyshire, S Michael (GF), 12, 15-1-24 (786 kg) in F♯. Rung from chancel crossing. Tue. [website] SK389249
156549.5 N Stathern, Leicestershire, S Guthlac (GF), 5, 9-0-26 (469 kg) in F♯. PN rotates: Cropwell Bp(1); Langar(2); Stathern(3); Granby(4). Thu (3rd). SK772309
156649.5 N Keyworth, Nottinghamshire, S Mary Magd (GF;T), 6, 6-2-23 (341 kg) in G♯. Mon. SK613308
156749.5 ESE Widford, Hertfordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 7-0-25 (367 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] TL413158
156849.5 WSW Rendcomb, Gloucestershire, S Peter (GF), 6, 8-1-19 (428 kg) in G. [website] SP018097
156949.5 E Pampisford, Cambridgeshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 7-1-2 (369 kg) in A. PN alternates with Sawston. Thu (2nd, 4th). [website] TL497482
157049.5 NNW Lockington, Leicestershire, S Nicholas, 12, 14-1-1 (724 kg) in F. SK467279
157149.5 E Ickleton, Cambridgeshire, S Mary Magd (GF;T), 8, 18-2-21 (949 kg) in F. No regular ringing; rung from chancel. [website] TL494438
157249.6 WNW Halesowen, West Midlands, S John Bapt, 8, 16-2-18 (846 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] SO966835
157349.6 NNW Castle Donington, Leicestershire, S Edward K&M, 6, 16-2-15 (845 kg) in F. Fri 20:00. SK446273
157449.6 NE Crowland, Lincolnshire, Abbey Ch of S Mary, S Bartholomew, & S Guthlac (GF;T), 6, 9-2-8 (486 kg) in G. Long draught c. 70ft of rope. Fri (not always: check). TF241103
157549.6 N Harby, Leicestershire, S Mary V (GF), 5, 8-2-16 (439 kg) in G♯. SK747312
157649.6 ESE Little Hadham, Hertfordshire, S Cecilia (GF;T), 6, 11-1-0 (572 kg) in G♯. Wed. [website] TL446227
157749.6 E Horningsea, Cambridgeshire, S Peter (GF), 5, 8-3-1 (445 kg) in G. Fri (2nd: last) 19:00. [website] TL492626
157849.7 ESE Arkesden, Essex, S Mary V, 6, 5-2-19 (288 kg) in G. Wed 20:30. TL482346
157949.7 S Englefield, Berkshire, S Mark, 8, 8-0-11 (411 kg) in A♭. Tue. SU623720
158049.7 ENE Haddenham, Cambridgeshire, Holy Trinity (T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in E. Fri (1st). [website] TL463756
158149.7 ENE Doddington, Cambridgeshire, S Mary, 6, 8¾ cwt (~440 kg) in G. Ringing temporarily suspended. [website] TL400905
158249.8 NNW Newhall, Derbyshire, S John (T), 6, 10-3-21 (556 kg) in G. Wed 19:00. SK291206
158349.8 WNW West Bromwich, West Midlands, All Saints, 8, 17-1-15 (883 kg) in F. Tue. SP011929
158449.8 N Gotham, Nottinghamshire, S Lawrence, 5, 7-0-5 (358 kg) in G. SK536300
158549.8 WNW Oldbury, West Midlands, Christ Church, 8 U/R, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in G. Unringable - electronic chiming only. [website] SO990894
158649.8 W Spetchley, Worcestershire, All Saints, 4, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 5. [website] SO895539
158749.8 W Droitwich, Worcestershire, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in G. [website] SO902624
158849.9 WSW Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, Minster Ch of S Mary, 12, 21-2-1 (1093 kg) in E♭. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Thu. [website] SO948225
158949.9 NNW Ticknall, Derbyshire, S George (S;T), 10, 9-1-26 (482 kg) in A. Wed. SK351241
159050 SW Stanton Fitzwarren, Wiltshire, S Leonard (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; ropes fall in sequence: 1,3,2; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SU178901
159150 SW Ampney Crucis, Gloucestershire, Holy Rood (GF), 6, 6-3-24 (354 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] SP064018
159250 W Droitwich, Worcestershire, S Augustine, Dodderhill (T), 8, 18-2-4 (942 kg) in E♭. [website] SO901636
159350 N Knipton, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. SK824311
159450 NW Aldridge, West Midlands, S Mary V, 8, 9-0-6 (460 kg) in A. Thu. SK060007
159550 S Theale, Berkshire, Holy Trinity, 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G. SU640712
159650 SE Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, S Augustine (T), 8, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E♭. [website] TL371069
159750.1 W Droitwich, Worcestershire, S Andrew, 8 U/R, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E. One bell (or more) from ring hung for swing chiming : 5th; one or more bells not hung; unringable; tower unsafe. SO899633
159850.1 SSE West Drayton, Greater London, S Martin (T), 6 U/R, 18-1-3 (929 kg) in F. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; one or more bells not hung; unringable; tuning: (approx) 2-7 of 10. TQ061795
159950.1 SSW Chieveley, Berkshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 11-0-3 (560 kg) in F. Wed. [website] SU474740
160050.2 E Waterbeach, Cambridgeshire, S John Ev, 5 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in G♯. Unringable. [website] TL497650