Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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360182.3 SSE Turners Hill, West Sussex, S Leonard (GF), 8, 13-3-27 (711 kg) in F. Tue (not always: check) 19:00. TQ337353
360282.3 N Sturton le Steeple, Nottinghamshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 10-3-6 (549 kg) in A♭. SK787838
360382.3 W Abbey Dore, Herefordshire, S Mary, 6, 8-0-21 (416 kg) in G. Anticlockwise; No mains electricity to provide lighting on stairs or ante chamber to protect bat population. [website] SO387303
360482.4 E Hadleigh, Suffolk, S Mary (T), 8, 22-1-17 (1138 kg) in D. Wed. [website] TM025424
360582.4 SSE Petworth, West Sussex, S Mary (T), 8, 18-0-9 (919 kg) in E. Thu. SU976218
360682.4 NNE Mavis Enderby, Lincolnshire, S Michael, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable. TF363665
360782.4 E Wattisfield, Suffolk, S Margaret (GF), 5, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G♯. [website] TM010741
360882.5 N Carlton in Lindrick, Nottinghamshire, S John Ev, 3 U/R, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in G♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,2♭,3 of 3. SK588839
360982.5 E Haughley, Suffolk, S Mary V, 5, 14-3-14 (756 kg) in F. Mon (1st). [website] TM025622
361082.5 W Ewyas Harold, Herefordshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 6-2-12 (336 kg) in A. Thu (alt). [website] SO387287
361182.5 SSW Fisherton de la Mere, Wiltshire, S Nicholas (GF), 4 U/R, 8-0-15 (413 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; rung from porch; tuning: 1,3-5 of 5; former 2/5 transferred to Wylye 1975. SU000385
361282.5 SW Bristol, City of Bristol, S Ambrose, Whitehall (T), 10, 11-1-21 (581 kg) in G. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Fri (alt 4th: check). [website] ST618739
361382.5 W Staunton on Arrow, Herefordshire, S Peter, 6, 6-1-16 (325 kg) in B♭. [website] SO369600
361482.5 ENE Griston, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul, 5, 7-0-10 (360 kg) in B♭. TL942993
361582.6 WNW Clungunford, Shropshire, S Cuthbert (T), 6, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A♯. Thu. SO394787
361682.6 SE Addington, Kent, S Margaret, 4, 5-1-11 (272 kg) in B♭. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant; 3rd (5-1-18) is heavier than tenor. [website] TQ653588
361782.6 SW Combe Hay, Somerset, dedication unknown, 4 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1-4 of 6. [website] ST734598
361882.6 NW Hodnet, Shropshire, S Luke (T), 8, 12-0-24 (621 kg) in F. Octagonal tower. Fri 19:00. [website] SJ612286
361982.6 NNE Langton by Wragby, Lincolnshire, S Giles, 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in A. Derelict; unringable; not well in tune. TF149768
362082.7 SE Chiddingstone, Kent, S Mary, 8, 17-0-3 (865 kg) in E. Mon. [website] TQ500452
362182.7 SW Keynsham, Somerset, S John Bapt (S), 8, 24-3-27 (1270 kg) in D. Thu. [website] ST654688
362282.7 SSW Wylye, Wiltshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 9-3-16 (503 kg) in F♯. [website] SU008377
362382.7 SSW Codford St Mary, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. ST974397
362482.7 SE Rochester, Kent, Cath Ch of Christ & BVM (S;T), 10, 30-0-14 (1530 kg) in D. Future plans: to become 12. Thu. [website] TQ742685
362582.7 SSW Salisbury, Wiltshire, S Edmund's Arts Centre, 8 U/R, 27 cwt (~1370 kg) in D♭. Former church of S Edmund of Abingdon (Anglican); unringable; anticlockwise. [website] SU146303
362682.7 SW Norton St Philip, Somerset, S Philip & S James, 6, 8-2-10 (436 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] ST772557
362782.7 SSE East Grinstead, West Sussex, S Swithun, 12, 28-0-6 (1425 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Wed. TQ396380
362882.8 SE Rochester, Kent, S Margaret (GF;T), 8, 9-2-8 (486 kg) in G♭. Fri. [website] TQ740680
362982.8 SE Halling, Kent, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 11-0-0 (559 kg) in G. Tue. [website] TQ705638
363082.8 N South Anston, South Yorkshire, S James, 8, 13-1-5 (675 kg) in G. Thu. SK519837
363182.8 WNW Shawbury, Shropshire, S Mary V, 6, 11-2-0 (584 kg) in F♯. [website] SJ559211
363282.8 N Sutton cum Lound, Nottinghamshire, S Bartholomew (GF), 8, 9-2-14 (489 kg) in G. Wed. SK680849
363382.9 SE Shipbourne, Kent, S Giles, 6, 9-3-2 (496 kg) in G. Thu (with exceptions). [website] TQ591522
363482.9 NNE West Ashby, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Also 8 tubular bells; unringable. TF265724
363582.9 ENE East Harling, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 8-3-22 (454 kg) in G. TL989866
363682.9 SW Wellow, Somerset, S Julian, 6, 21-2-11 (1097 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] ST741583
363782.9 WSW Bristol, City of Bristol, Holy Trinity, Horfield (T), 5, 6-3-14 (349 kg) in B♭. Mon. [website] ST591767
363882.9 E Shelley, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G♯. Unringable. [website] TM030384
363982.9 SE Wouldham, Kent, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 11-3-18 (605 kg) in F♯. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ712644
364082.9 SW Codford St Peter, Wiltshire, S Peter, 6, 10-2-8 (537 kg) in F♯. [website] ST965399
364183 ENE Garboldisham, Norfolk, S John Bapt (T), 6, 11-1-21 (581 kg) in F♯. TM004816
364283 SSW Salisbury, Wiltshire, S Paul, Fisherton Anger (GF), 8, 12-0-6 (612 kg) in F♯. Ringing prohibited. [website] SU138303
364383 SSW Awbridge, Hampshire, Clock House Bells (GF), 10, 3-1-2 (166 kg) in E. PN: by arrangement. [website] SU319235
364483 NNE Wragby, Lincolnshire, All Saints (S;T), 6, 8-0-4 (408 kg) in F♯. Fri. TF134779
364583 SW Heytesbury, Wiltshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 19-2-6 (993 kg) in E♭. [website] ST925425
364683 NNE Raithby, Lincolnshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. TF373670
364783 SE Birling, Kent, All Saints (GF), 8, 6-3-16 (350 kg) in A. Wed. [website] TQ680605
364883 SSW Salisbury, Wiltshire, S Thomas of Canterbury, 8, 25-0-18 (1278 kg) in D♭. Thu. [website] SU143299
364983.1 S Droxford, Hampshire, S Mary & All Saints (GF), 5, 9¾ cwt (~500 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. Thu. [website] SU607182
365083.1 NW Kidsgrove, Staffordshire, S Thomas (T), 8, 11-0-4 (561 kg) in G. Only limited ringing allowed. SJ838541