Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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320176.5 NW Baswich, Staffordshire, Holy Trinity, 3, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in C♯. Anticlockwise; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SJ943222
320276.5 SSE Danehill, East Sussex, All Saints (T), 6, 7-3-5 (396 kg) in C. Wed (exc last) 20:00. TQ402274
320376.5 SW Hilperton, Wiltshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 6, 7-0-24 (367 kg) in A. [website] ST870592
320476.6 N Bassingham, Lincolnshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 6, 10-1-0 (521 kg) in G. PN alternates with Norton Disney. Mon (1st, 3rd). SK907597
320576.6 SE Maidstone, Kent, All Saints, 10, 32-0-20 (1635 kg) in C♯. Thu. [website] TQ759554
320676.6 W Foy, Herefordshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G♯. Ringing currently not permitted. [website] SO597283
320776.6 E Combs, Suffolk, S Mary, 4 U/R, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; one or more bells not hung; unringable; future plans: To be augmented to 10 using the 8 from Hunslet, Leeds & 2 trebles in a new frame. The 4 existing bells will be hung dead for chiming in the existing frame; tuning: 1,3-5 of 5. [website] TM051569
320876.6 NW Bramshall, Staffordshire, S Laurence, 3, 4-1-2 (217 kg) in C. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SK061332
320976.7 ENE Wattisfield, Suffolk, S Margaret (GF), 5, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G♯. [website] TM010741
321076.7 E Stowmarket, Suffolk, S Peter & S Mary (S;T), 8, 20-0-27 (1028 kg) in D. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; future plans: to become 10; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. [website] TM049586
321176.7 ENE Hopton by Thetford, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 8, 9-0-13 (463 kg) in F♯. Mon (alt). [website] TL993790
321276.7 NNE Benington, Lincolnshire, All Saints (The Beonna) (T), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. Ringing currently not permitted. [website] TF396465
321376.7 W Bredenbury, Herefordshire, S Andrew, 6, 8-3-3 (446 kg) in A. No regular ringing; county books / pNBR info discrepant. [website] SO609564
321476.7 SW Berwick St James, Wiltshire, S James (GF), 4 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in F♯. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 1-3,6 of 12; former 4/5 sold 1835. SU071391
321576.7 SW Imber, Wiltshire, S Giles (GF), 6, 2-2-18 (135 kg) in E. Only limited ringing allowed; anticlockwise; No mains electricity. [website] ST965483
321676.8 SE Tunbridge Wells, Kent, S Peter (T), 8, 14-0-3 (713 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] TQ593392
321776.8 N Caunton, Nottinghamshire, S Andrew, 6, 7-3-9 (398 kg) in A♭. Thu 19:00. SK745600
321876.8 W Ocle Pychard, Herefordshire, S James Gt, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SO595462
321976.8 E East Bergholt, Suffolk, S Mary V (GF), 5, 26-0-8 (1324 kg) in D. Anticlockwise; rung by hand (no ropes or wheels) in wooden cage in churchyard; the heaviest ring of five bells. [website] TM070344
322076.8 W Ross on Wye, Herefordshire, S Mary V, 8, 20-1-4 (1031 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] SO597240
322176.9 WSW Yate, Gloucestershire, S Mary, 6, 20-0-25 (1027 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] ST713828
322276.9 W Pencombe, Herefordshire, S John, 6, 8-2-23 (442 kg) in A. Fri. [website] SO600527
322376.9 SE Lower Halstow, Kent, S Margaret (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Derelict; unringable. [website] TQ860674
322476.9 E Offton, Suffolk, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 8-1-18 (427 kg) in A. Tue. [website] TM066496
322576.9 NNW Kirkby in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, S Wilfrid (T), 8, 8-3-3 (446 kg) in A. No regular ringing. SK490558
322677 SE Hartlip, Kent, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 12-0-20 (619 kg) in F♯. Mon (with exceptions). [website] TQ839642
322777 NNW Pentrich, Derbyshire, S Matthew (GF), 6, 10-1-17 (528 kg) in G. 3rd is lighter than both treble and 2nd. Mon. SK389525
322877 ENE Merton, Norfolk, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise; round tower. TL911980
322977.1 NNW Swanwick, Derbyshire, S Andrew (T), 6, 17-2-17 (897 kg) in F. SK404532
323077.1 SSE Twineham, West Sussex, S Peter, 5, 6-3-22 (353 kg) in A. Fri (1st, 3rd, 5th). TQ252199
323177.1 NNW Pinxton, Derbyshire, S Helen (T), 8, 5-2-8 (283 kg) in C. Sat 10:30. SK453550
323277.1 SSW Awbridge, Hampshire, Clock House Bells (GF), 10, 3-1-2 (166 kg) in E. PN: by arrangement. [website] SU319235
323377.2 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
323477.2 WSW Lydney, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 10, 13-2-7 (689 kg) in F. PN shared Staunton; Newland; Lydney; Ruardean. Thu (3rd). [website] SO633025
323577.3 NNW Osmaston, Derbyshire, S Martin, 6, 15-3-19 (809 kg) in F. Thu (2nd, 4th). SK199440
323677.3 WNW Stottesdon, Shropshire, S Mary, 4, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. SO672828
323777.3 SE Hunton, Kent, S Mary (GF), 6, 11-2-5 (586 kg) in G. [website] TQ724497
323877.3 W Weston Beggard, Herefordshire, S John Bapt, 5, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. [website] SO583412
323977.3 WNW Bridgnorth, Shropshire, S Mary Magd (T), 8, 8-2-4 (434 kg) in G. Wed (exc last). SO717928
324077.4 WNW Beckbury, Shropshire, S Milburga (GF), 6, 4-2-18 (237 kg) in D♭. [website] SJ765015
324177.4 WSW Dyrham, Gloucestershire, S Peter, 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. [website] ST741758
324277.4 N South Collingham, Nottinghamshire, S John Bapt, 5, 6-3-10 (347 kg) in A. County books / pNBR info discrepant. SK826613
324377.4 N Maplebeck, Nottinghamshire, S Radegund (GF), 4, 4-1-7 (219 kg) in B. SK710607
324477.5 N Coleby, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable; tower unsafe. SK975605
324577.5 SW Bratton, Wiltshire, S James Gt, 6, 11-1-3 (573 kg) in G. One bell (or more) from ring unringable: 5th (cracked headstock). [website] ST914519
324677.5 ENE Wyverstone, Suffolk, S George (GF), 3, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Anticlockwise. TM041678
324777.5 W Fownhope, Herefordshire, S Mary (T), 6, 11-2-4 (586 kg) in F♯. [website] SO581342
324877.5 WNW Bridgnorth, Shropshire, S Leonard (T), 8, 18-0-18 (923 kg) in D. SO716933
324977.5 SW Monkton Farleigh, Wiltshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C. Unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. [website] ST806652
325077.5 NNE Leverton, Lincolnshire, S Helena (GF), 6, 8-2-24 (443 kg) in G. TF399478