Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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285170.4 NW Alton, Staffordshire, S Peter (T), 8, 22-2-2 (1144 kg) in E♭. Mon. SK073423
285270.4 S Thursley, Surrey, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3 U/R, 4½ cwt (~230 kg) in D♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; rung from nave; tower unsafe; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SU901393
285370.4 N Ossington, Nottinghamshire, Holy Rood (GF), 6, 6-0-17 (313 kg) in B♭. SK759651
285470.4 WSW Awre, Gloucestershire, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 10-0-21 (518 kg) in G. Fri. [website] SO708080
285570.4 W Stoke Lacy, Herefordshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 8-1-26 (431 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] SO620494
285670.4 E Acton, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 5, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in F♯. [website] TL892452
285770.5 WNW 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
285870.5 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
285970.5 S Brown Candover, Hampshire, S Peter, 5, 5-3-6 (295 kg) in B. ART Teaching Centre: Alresford School of Bell Ringing. Wed. [website] SU581396
286070.5 N Mansfield Woodhouse, Nottinghamshire, S Edmund K&M (T), 6, 17-2-20 (898 kg) in E♭. SK540632
286170.5 W Thornbury, Herefordshire, S Anna, 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Unringable; tower unsafe. SO622596
286270.5 SE Basildon, Essex, S Martin of Tours, Basildon Bell Tower, 8, 11-2-24 (595 kg) in G. Detached tower. Wed. [website] TQ702886
286370.5 NNW Tibshelf, Derbyshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 9-1-0 (470 kg) in F♯. Mon. SK440608
286470.6 SE Chelsfield, Greater London, S Martin of Tours (T), 8, 10-3-14 (552 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] TQ479640
286570.6 WSW Abenhall, Gloucestershire, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SO671174
286670.6 W Much Cowarne, Herefordshire, S Mary (T), 6, 10-3-20 (555 kg) in F♯. [website] SO618471
286770.6 S Witley, Surrey, All Saints (T), 8, 11-1-20 (581 kg) in F♯. Thu. SU946396
286870.7 WSW Newnham on Severn, Gloucestershire, S Peter (T), 8, 11-0-3 (560 kg) in G. [website] SO690115
286970.7 NNW Morton, Derbyshire, Holy Cross (GF), 6, 4-3-7 (244 kg) in B♭. 5th (5-1-14) is heavier than tenor. Wed. SK407601
287070.7 NNE Metheringham, Lincolnshire, S Wilfrid (GF;T), 8, 6-3-13 (349 kg) in G♯. No visiting bands at present; only limited ringing allowed. [website] TF070612
287170.7 NNW Brackenfield, Derbyshire, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 4-3-17 (249 kg) in D. Wed (by arrangement) 14:00. SK372590
287270.7 E Great Barton, Suffolk, Holy Innocents (T), 6, 8-3-3 (446 kg) in G. Thu. [website] TL889660
287370.7 NW Seighford, Staffordshire, S Chad, 6, 6-3-20 (352 kg) in B♭. PN alternates with Swynnerton; anticlockwise. Fri (alt). SJ882249
287470.8 SE Biggin Hill, Greater London, S Mark (T), 6, 6-1-24 (328 kg) in B. Detached tower. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ419589
287570.8 WSW Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 8, 12-0-6 (612 kg) in F. Thu. [website] SO663185
287670.8 SW Luckington, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1-4 of 5. ST837840
287770.9 NNE Martin by Timberland, Lincolnshire, Holy Trinity, 6, 9-1-9 (474 kg) in G♯. PN rotates: Martin; Harmston; Timberland; Tattershall; Dunston. Mon (1st, 5th) 19:00. [website] TF121599
287870.9 W Tarrington, Herefordshire, S Philip & S James (GF), 6, 11-0-27 (571 kg) in F. [website] SO618406
287970.9 E Great Livermere, Suffolk, S Peter, 5, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Anticlockwise. [website] TL885713
288070.9 NE Benington, Lincolnshire, All Saints (The Beonna) (T), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. Ringing currently not permitted. [website] TF396465
288170.9 SW Heddington, Wiltshire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 8-0-19 (415 kg) in G. [website] ST999662
288270.9 SW Chippenham, Wiltshire, S Paul (T), 8, 13-2-20 (695 kg) in F. ST919739
288370.9 N Sutton on Trent, Nottinghamshire, All Saints (T), 8, 12-1-11 (627 kg) in G. County books / pNBR info discrepant; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Wed. SK800659
288471 NNW Fenny Bentley, Derbyshire, S Edmund K&M, 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in E♭. Unringable. SK174501
288571 SW Alderton, Wiltshire, S Giles, 6, 8-3-24 (455 kg) in F♯. ST841830
288671.1 ENE Barnham, Suffolk, S Gregory, 4 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. [website] TL870792
288771.1 NNE Waddington, Lincolnshire, S Michael (T), 6, 11-1-25 (583 kg) in F♯. Wed (2nd, 4th). SK976641
288871.1 SW Chippenham, Wiltshire, S Andrew (T), 8, 18-1-5 (929 kg) in E♭. Wed. ST922732
288971.2 ESE Kelvedon, Essex, S Mary V (GF), 8, 19-3-2 (1004 kg) in E♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken. Tue. TL856185
289071.2 N Wellow, Nottinghamshire, S Swithin (GF), 6, 6-2-5 (332 kg) in A. Thu. SK670660
289171.2 W Bredenbury, Herefordshire, S Andrew, 6, 8-3-3 (446 kg) in A. No regular ringing; county books / pNBR info discrepant. [website] SO609564
289271.2 SSW Bullington, Hampshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3, 5-1-19 (275 kg) in C. Tuning: 1,2,4 of 4. [website] SU454412
289371.2 N Thorpe on the Hill, Lincolnshire, S Michael (GF), 6, 4-1-6 (219 kg) in C. Tue. SK908654
289471.2 SE Cudham, Greater London, S Peter & S Paul (T), 10, 10-0-21 (518 kg) in A. Mon (with exceptions) 20:15. [website] TQ444599
289571.2 SSE Redhill, Surrey, S John Ev, 8, 13-0-7 (664 kg) in F. Thu. [website] TQ274493
289671.3 SW Grittleton, Wiltshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 14-0-9 (715 kg) in E. Thu (2nd, 4th). ST860800
289771.3 SSE Leigh, Surrey, S Bartholomew, 6, 7-2-20 (390 kg) in A. Thu. [website] TQ224469
289871.3 WSW Littledean, Gloucestershire, S Ethelbert, 8, 8-2-12 (437 kg) in G. [website] SO672135
289971.3 WNW Sutton Maddock, Shropshire, S Mary (GF), 5, 7-0-9 (360 kg) in A♭. [website] SJ718013
290071.3 NNW Bradbourne, Derbyshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 8-3-15 (451 kg) in G♯. SK207527