Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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345180.3 E Wetherden, Suffolk, S Mary, 6, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in G. [website] TM008627
345280.3 NW Market Drayton, Shropshire, S Mary, 8, 17-2-3 (890 kg) in E. Wed. [website] SJ675340
345380.3 N Todwick, South Yorkshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 3, 4-0-6 (206 kg) in C. SK497841
345480.3 N North Wheatley, Nottinghamshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 8-0-18 (415 kg) in A. Thu 18:30. SK762858
345580.4 SSW Shrewton, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-3-5 (447 kg) in G. [website] SU069443
345680.4 NE Thorpe St Peter, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 13 cwt (~660 kg). Unringable. TF484606
345780.4 SSW Orcheston, Wiltshire, S George (GF), 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. No mains electricity. [website] SU059448
345880.4 S Northchapel, West Sussex, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 3-0-7 (156 kg) in E. Wed (2nd, 4th: check). SU952294
345980.4 SSW Houghton, Hampshire, All Saints (GF;S), 6, 2-2-21 (137 kg) in E. PN shared: Broughton; Houghton. Mon (1st, 3rd, 5th). [website] SU341326
346080.4 S Fernhurst, West Sussex, S Margaret, 3, 4-2-6 (231 kg) in C. PN: by arrangement. SU898285
346180.4 S Winchester, Hampshire, Cath Ch of Holy Trinity, S Peter, S Paul, & S Swithun, 14, 35-2-6 (1806 kg) in C. Also hung for ringing: 4♯ and 8♭. Wed. [website] SU482292
346280.5 SE Cliffe at Hoo, Kent, S Helen, 8, 13-2-10 (690 kg) in E♭. Fri. [website] TQ735766
346380.5 SE Meopham, Kent, S John Bapt, 8, 12-1-10 (627 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] TQ644662
346480.5 E Hopton by Thetford, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 8, 9-0-13 (463 kg) in F♯. Mon (alt). [website] TL993790
346580.5 W Dilwyn, Herefordshire, S Mary V, 6, 11-0-13 (565 kg) in G. Tue (not always: check). [website] SO415546
346680.5 S Hinton Ampner, Hampshire, All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable. [website] SU597275
346780.5 E Great Finborough, Suffolk, S Andrew, 6, 12-2-12 (640 kg) in G. [website] TM013579
346880.5 N Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S Mary V, Beighton (T), 6, 8-3-22 (454 kg) in F♯. SK442833
346980.5 NNW Eyam, Derbyshire, S Lawrence (GF;T), 6, 6-3-0 (343 kg) in A. SK217764
347080.5 SE Shorne, Kent, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in A. Wed. [website] TQ690710
347180.5 SW Abson, Gloucestershire, S James Gt (T), 6, 10-1-24 (532 kg) in F♯. [website] ST705748
347280.6 ESE Colchester, Essex, All Saints, Shrub End (T), 6, 4-1-14 (222 kg) in E♭. Wed. TL970231
347380.6 S Privett, Hampshire, Holy Trinity, 8, 12-0-15 (616 kg) in F. [website] SU676269
347480.6 ENE Griston, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul, 5, 7-0-10 (360 kg) in B♭. TL942993
347580.6 S Winchester, Hampshire, Chapel of S Mary, Winchester College, 6, 10-3-3 (547 kg) in G. Tue 16:30. [website] SU482289
347680.6 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
347780.6 S Winchester, Hampshire, S Michael in the Soke, Winchester College (GF;T), 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G♯. One or more bells not hung - 4th; unringable; anticlockwise. [website] SU480289
347880.6 SW Bathampton, Somerset, S Nicholas, 6, 7-1-7 (371 kg) in A. Mon. [website] ST777665
347980.6 WSW Rockfield, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Cenedlon (GF), 3, 6¾ cwt (~340 kg) in C. No regular ringing; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SO481148
348080.6 SSE Burstow, Surrey, S Bartholomew (GF), 6, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in G. Thu (check with contact). [website] TQ312412
348180.7 SE Stansted, Kent, S Mary V (T), 6, 5-3-21 (302 kg) in B. Tue. [website] TQ607621
348280.7 SE Cobham, Kent, S Mary Magd, 6, 13-3-13 (704 kg) in F. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). [website] TQ669683
348380.7 NE Great Bircham, Norfolk, S Mary V, 5, 9-0-17 (465 kg) in A♭. Anticlockwise. Thu 19:00. [website] TF770325
348480.7 SSW Idmiston, Wiltshire, All Saints (GF), 4 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Unringable; tuning: 1-4 of 6. [website] SU197373
348580.7 WNW Acton Scott, Shropshire, S Margaret, 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SO453894
348680.7 SE Seal, Kent, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 10-1-9 (525 kg) in G. [website] TQ550569
348780.7 WNW Stokesay, Shropshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. SO435817
348880.7 SW Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, Christ Church, 8, 12-0-7 (613 kg) in A♭. Mon (1st, 3rd, 5th). [website] ST827613
348980.7 NW Norton in Hales, Shropshire, S Chad, 8, 11-0-17 (567 kg) in F♯. [website] SJ703386
349080.7 SSW Maddington, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SU066437
349180.8 SW Swainswick, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF;T), 6, 6-2-21 (340 kg) in A. Thu 19:00. [website] ST756684
349280.8 S Froxfield, Hampshire, S Peter, High Cross, 6, 5-1-23 (277 kg) in B♭. PN alternates with Steep. Tue (1st, 3rd). [website] SU711265
349380.8 SSW Broughton, Hampshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. PN shared: Broughton; Houghton. Mon (2nd, 4th). [website] SU308329
349480.8 WSW Garway, Herefordshire, S Michael (GF), 5, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in G. Detached tower. [website] SO455224
349580.9 ESE Layer de la Haye, Essex, S John Bapt (T), 6, 10-3-22 (556 kg) in F. [website] TL964191
349680.9 SW Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, The Wilderness Campanile (GF), 8, 0-2-21 (35 kg) in E♭. PN: by arrangement. ST823612
349781 W Kingstone, Herefordshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 8, 12-0-22 (620 kg) in G. Wed. [website] SO424357
349881 W Madley, Herefordshire, Nativity of BVM, 8, 15-2-24 (798 kg) in F. [website] SO419387
349981 WSW Mitchel Troy, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Michael (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C. No regular ringing; ropes fall in a straight line. SO492103
350081 W Wigmore, Herefordshire, S James Ap, 6, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. Only limited ringing allowed. [website] SO412690