Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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335180.1 ENE Diss, Norfolk, S Mary, 8, 22-2-17 (1151 kg) in D. Mon. TM117800
335280.1 NNW Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, S Leodegarius, Basford (T), 8, 14-3-0 (749 kg) in F♯. SK552427
335380.1 SE Northiam, East Sussex, S Mary (GF), 6, 14-0-27 (723 kg) in F♯. Tue. TQ829245
335480.1 WSW Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, Holy Trinity, 8, 29-2-26 (1510 kg) in D♭. Mon (2nd, 4th). [website] ST824608
335580.1 N Elston, Nottinghamshire, All Saints, 6, 9-0-20 (466 kg) in G♯. Mon. SK758479
335680.1 NW Rangemore, Staffordshire, All Saints, 5, 7-0-7 (359 kg) in D♭. SK180229
335780.1 ENE Burgh, Suffolk, S Botolph (GF), 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. [website] TM223522
335880.2 W Bosbury, Herefordshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 15-1-6 (777 kg) in E. Detached tower. Wed. [website] SO695434
335980.2 ENE Eye, Suffolk, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 19-1-9 (982 kg) in D. [website] TM148738
336080.2 SW Bishopstone, Wiltshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3 U/R, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in G. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; rung from chancel crossing; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SU084265
336180.2 W Tortworth, Gloucestershire, S Leonard (T), 6, 12-2-25 (646 kg) in G. Thu. ST704933
336280.2 WSW North Bradley, Wiltshire, S Nicholas, 8, 14-1-5 (726 kg) in F♯. [website] ST854549
336380.3 WNW Whitbourne, Herefordshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in G. Thu (2nd, 4th). [website] SO725569
336480.4 WSW Westbury, Wiltshire, All Saints, 8, 35-0-14 (1784 kg) in C♯. [website] ST873514
336580.4 SE Kennington, Kent, S Mary, 6, 10-2-25 (545 kg) in F♯. PN shared: Gt Chart(1,3); Kennington(2,4). Mon (2nd, 4th). [website] TR022451
336680.4 E Harwich, Essex, S Nicholas, 8, 13-2-22 (696 kg) in G. TM261325
336780.4 SW Baverstock, Wiltshire, S Editha (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders. [website] SU028315
336880.4 NW Norton Canes, Staffordshire, S James, 8, 8-1-14 (425 kg) in B♭. Mon. SK009078
336980.4 WNW Ribbesford, Worcestershire, S Leonard (GF), 3 U/R, 2½ cwt (~130 kg) in F♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; ropes fall in sequence: 1,3,2; Hung for dead-rope ringing; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SO786740
337080.4 W Abenhall, Gloucestershire, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SO671174
337180.4 SE Woodchurch, Kent, All Saints, 6, 15-3-26 (812 kg) in F. Wed (check with contact) 18:00. [website] TQ941349
337280.4 ENE Stuston, Suffolk, All Saints, 4 U/R, 4-3-4 (243 kg) in D. Unringable; round tower. [website] TM134778
337380.4 SSW Minstead, Hampshire, All Saints, 6, 7-0-20 (365 kg) in B♭. PN shared (1st at Lyndhurst). Thu (exc 1st). [website] SU280108
337480.5 W Littledean, Gloucestershire, S Ethelbert, 8, 8-2-12 (437 kg) in G. [website] SO672135
337580.5 NNE Freiston, Lincolnshire, S James, 6, 14-1-4 (726 kg) in E. TF377437
337680.5 NNW Rolleston on Dove, Staffordshire, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 11-2-20 (593 kg) in G. Thu. SK235277
337780.5 WSW Bathford, Somerset, S Swithun, 6, 8-1-15 (426 kg) in G. Mon (not always: check). [website] ST787666
337880.5 WSW Chipping Sodbury, Gloucestershire, S John Bapt, 8, 16-0-8 (816 kg) in E. Mon. ST727823
337980.6 SE Godmersham, Kent, S Laurence M (GF), 6, 12-0-13 (616 kg) in F♯. [website] TR062504
338080.6 NE Great Ellingham, Norfolk, S James, 6, 8-3-7 (448 kg) in A. TM020971
338180.6 N Fulbeck, Lincolnshire, S Nicholas, 6, 11-2-3 (586 kg) in G. PN rotates: Hough o t Hill; Caythorpe; Brant Broughton; Fulbeck. Wed (on a rota basis). SK947504
338280.6 NNW Lowdham, Nottinghamshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 9-0-14 (464 kg) in G. Thu. SK662468
338380.6 ENE Shelfanger, Norfolk, All Saints, 6, 5-1-26 (279 kg) in B♭. TM107836
338480.6 SSE Wilmington, East Sussex, S Mary & S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 5-3-25 (303 kg) in C♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; no stays; tuning: 1-3 of 4. TQ544042
338580.6 ENE Brome, Suffolk, S Mary, 5, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Round tower. [website] TM144764
338680.7 SE Ashford, Kent, S Mary V, 10, 21-2-22 (1102 kg) in E♭. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime. Tue (with exceptions). [website] TR010427
338780.7 SE Sedlescombe, East Sussex, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Wed. TQ777188
338880.7 W Berkeley, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 10, 21-1-3 (1081 kg) in E♭. Detached tower. Wed. [website] ST684990
338980.7 NNW Gonalston, Nottinghamshire, S Laurence (GF), 4, 3-3-18 (199 kg) in D. SK682474
339080.7 SSE Alfriston, East Sussex, S Andrew (GF), 6, 8-2-10 (436 kg) in A. Rung from chancel crossing. Tue. TQ521030
339180.8 SW Boyton, Wiltshire, S Mary V (GF), 5, 8-1-26 (431 kg) in G. Rung from porch. [website] ST950395
339280.8 WNW Bewdley, Worcestershire, S Anne, 8, 15-2-23 (798 kg) in F. Wed (exc 1st). [website] SO785753
339380.8 WSW Batheaston, Somerset, S John Bapt, 8, 13-2-18 (694 kg) in F. Thu (by arrangement). [website] ST777679
339480.8 NNW Chaddesden, Derbyshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable; anticlockwise. SK381368
339580.9 NW Wolverhampton, West Midlands, former ch of S Luke, Blakenhall, 8, 9-3-16 (503 kg) in F♯. SO913971
339680.9 SW Heytesbury, Wiltshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 19-2-6 (993 kg) in E♭. [website] ST925425
339780.9 NNW Kirk Hallam, Derbyshire, All Saints, 3, 4-2-3 (230 kg) in C. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 5. Tue. SK458405
339880.9 W Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 8, 12-0-6 (612 kg) in F. Thu. [website] SO663185
339980.9 N Fenton, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Derelict; unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK878506
340081 SW Breamore, Hampshire, S Mary (GF), 4, 12-1-10 (627 kg) in G. Rung from chancel crossing. PN: by arrangement. [website] SU153188