Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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260166.4 SSW Wootton Rivers, Wiltshire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 3-1-17 (173 kg) in E♭. [website] SU196629
260266.4 ESE Great Waltham, Essex, S Mary & S Lawrence (T), 8, 22-2-18 (1151 kg) in E♭. TL695134
260366.5 SW Yatesbury, Wiltshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 9-3-16 (503 kg) in G. [website] SU063714
260466.5 ENE Stradsett, Norfolk, S Mary, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Unringable. [website] TF668056
260566.5 ESE Rayne, Essex, All Saints (T), 6, 6-2-5 (332 kg) in B♭. Tue. [website] TL732229
260666.5 SSE Epsom, Surrey, Christ Church, Epsom Common, 8, 8-2-2 (433 kg) in A. Wed 20:00. [website] TQ195609
260766.6 NNE Coleby, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable; tower unsafe. SK975605
260866.6 WNW Stottesdon, Shropshire, S Mary, 4, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. SO672828
260966.6 SW East Kennett, Wiltshire, Christ Church, 5 U/R, 4-2-18 (237 kg) in C. Unringable. [website] SU117674
261066.6 SE Penge, Greater London, S John Ev, 6, 9-1-21 (479 kg) in A♭. [website] TQ353704
261166.6 E Chevington, Suffolk, All Saints, 5, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F♯. [website] TL788601
261266.6 S Church Oakley, Hampshire, S Leonard, 6, 8-2-19 (440 kg) in G. [website] SU567503
261366.6 WNW Stockton, Shropshire, S Chad, 6, 13-0-20 (670 kg) in E. [website] SO729996
261466.7 S Ash, Surrey, S Peter, 6, 8-3-19 (453 kg) in A. Wed. SU897507
261566.7 W Canon Frome, Herefordshire, S James (GF), 3 U/R, 6¼ cwt (~320 kg) in C. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SO644434
261666.8 NW Seighford, Staffordshire, S Chad, 6, 6-3-20 (352 kg) in B♭. PN alternates with Swynnerton; anticlockwise. Fri (alt). SJ882249
261766.8 N Kneesall, Nottinghamshire, S Bartholomew (T), 3, 10-1-2 (522 kg) in F♯. SK704642
261866.9 NE Fishtoft, Lincolnshire, S Guthlac, 6, 12-2-9 (639 kg) in F♯. Fri. TF364425
261966.9 N Swinderby, Lincolnshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 4-3-7 (244 kg) in B. 4th (5-1-2) is heavier than tenor. SK868631
262066.9 S Deane, Hampshire, All Saints, 8, 10-0-21 (518 kg) in F♯. Only limited ringing allowed. [website] SU545502
262166.9 NNE Billinghay, Lincolnshire, S Michael, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C. Unringable; tuning: 1,2,4 of 5. TF156549
262266.9 NNW Tibshelf, Derbyshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 9-1-0 (470 kg) in F♯. Mon. SK440608
262366.9 NNW Teversal, Nottinghamshire, S Katherine (GF;T), 5, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Tuning: 2,3♭,4-6 of 8. Mon 18:30. SK483619
262467 S Aldershot, Hampshire, S Michael Archangel (GF;T), 8, 8-3-16 (452 kg) in A. Thu. SU869498
262567 NNE Aubourn, Lincolnshire, The Clock Tower (T), 3, 8-0-9 (411 kg) in A. Former church of S Peter (Anglican); building owned by Parish Council. SK919625
262667 NNW Brackenfield, Derbyshire, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 4-3-17 (249 kg) in D. Wed (by arrangement) 14:00. SK372590
262767 NNW Morton, Derbyshire, Holy Cross (GF), 6, 4-3-7 (244 kg) in B♭. 5th (5-1-14) is heavier than tenor. Wed. SK407601
262867.1 NNW Fenny Bentley, Derbyshire, S Edmund K&M, 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in E♭. Unringable. SK174501
262967.1 WSW Aston Ingham, Herefordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 5-1-17 (274 kg) in B. [website] SO683235
263067.1 SW Easton Grey, Wiltshire, dedication unknown (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. ST880876
263167.1 N Mansfield Woodhouse, Nottinghamshire, S Edmund K&M (T), 6, 17-2-20 (898 kg) in E♭. SK540632
263267.1 NE Clenchwarton, Norfolk, S Margaret (GF), 5, 6-3-7 (346 kg) in A♭. [website] TF589202
263367.1 SSE Carshalton, Greater London, All Saints, 8, 11-0-6 (562 kg) in F♯. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ279644
263467.1 WSW Much Marcle, Herefordshire, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 12-1-14 (629 kg) in F. [website] SO657327
263567.1 E Hawkedon, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 5, 8-1-12 (425 kg) in A♭. [website] TL797529
263667.1 SE Shenfield, Essex, S Mary V (T), 6, 7-0-20 (365 kg) in A♭. Thu. TQ605951
263767.2 ESE Fryerning, Essex, S Mary V (T), 6, 8-1-26 (431 kg) in A. TL638001
263867.2 SE Brentwood, Essex, S Thomas (T), 8, 18-1-15 (934 kg) in E♭. Thu (exc 1st). TQ596937
263967.2 SE Hornchurch, Greater London, S Andrew (T), 10, 18-0-0 (914 kg) in E♭. Tue 19:00. TQ543869
264067.2 S Upton Grey, Hampshire, S Mary, 6, 9-0-4 (459 kg) in A. Thu. [website] SU697484
264167.2 ESE Sible Hedingham, Essex, S Peter, 8, 18¼ cwt (~930 kg) in E. Thu (1st, 2nd, 3rd). TL775343
264267.2 WSW Westbury on Severn, Gloucestershire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 20-0-7 (1019 kg) in E♭. Detached tower; county books / pNBR info discrepant. SO717139
264367.2 W Putley, Herefordshire, dedication unknown (GF), 3, 3½ cwt (~180 kg) in D. Tuning: (approx) 1,4,6 of 8. SO646376
264467.2 SSE Beddington, Greater London, S Mary (T), 10, 18-2-12 (945 kg) in E♭. Thu (see tower website). [website] TQ295652
264567.2 N South Scarle, Nottinghamshire, S Helena, 5, 9-2-8 (486 kg) in G. Thu. SK848640
264667.2 SSE Epsom, Surrey, S Martin, 10, 16-0-2 (814 kg) in F. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ213605
264767.3 WSW Blaisdon, Gloucestershire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 7-2-7 (384 kg) in B♭. Fri. [website] SO702172
264867.3 ENE Boughton, Norfolk, All Saints, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). Unringable. TF699022
264967.3 W Milson, Shropshire, S George, 3 U/R, 4½ cwt (~230 kg) in D. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; ropes fall in sequence: 2,1,3; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SO639728
265067.3 S Crondall, Hampshire, All Saints (S), 8, 14-0-10 (716 kg) in E. Mon. [website] SU794484