Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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410192.6 NNE East Keal, Lincolnshire, S Helen (GF), 6, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F. Only limited ringing allowed; anticlockwise. TF382639
410292.6 N Lincoln, Lincolnshire, S Basil Gt & S Paisios of the Holy Mountain (Gk Orth) (T), 6, 9-2-2 (484 kg) in A♭. Former church of S Botolph by Bargate (Anglican) (until 2018); Building is up for sale / under offer; ringing prohibited. [website] SK972698
410392.6 NNE Thorpe St Peter, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 13 cwt (~660 kg). Unringable. TF484606
410492.6 WNW Middleton on the Hill, Herefordshire, S Mary V, 3, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. [website] SO540646
410592.6 NNE Toynton All Saints, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Unringable. TF392637
410692.7 ESE Eastry, Kent, S Mary BV, 8, 16-3-20 (860 kg) in E♭. Mon 18:30. [website] TR310547
410792.7 W Orcop, Herefordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 5, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♯. Tuning: 1-4,5♯ of 5. [website] SO473262
410892.7 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
410992.7 NNW Ellastone, Staffordshire, S Peter (T), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F. SK116434
411092.7 NNE Old Bolingbroke, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 12-2-23 (645 kg) in F♯. Wed 18:30. TF349651
411192.8 N Normanton on Trent, Nottinghamshire, S Matthew (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,2♭,3 of 3. SK790690
411292.8 SW Gillingham, Dorset, S Mary V, 8, 24-1-12 (1237 kg) in D♭. Mon. [website] ST806265
411392.8 W Cwmcarvan, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Clement (GF), 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G. Thu. SO477075
411492.8 N Bardney, Lincolnshire, S Laurence, 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G. TF119693
411592.8 WNW Wellington, Herefordshire, S Margaret of Antioch, 6, 17-0-15 (870 kg) in F. [website] SO497482
411692.8 NW Kemberton, Shropshire, S Andrew, 4, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Ropes fall in a straight line; ropes fall in sequence: 2,1,4,3. [website] SJ729045
411792.9 ESE Sandwich, Kent, S Peter, 8 U/R, 15-2-9 (792 kg) in E♭. One or more bells not hung; unringable; manual curfew rung: daily at 20:00 on tenor (only bell ringable); tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). [website] TR330581
411892.9 SW Silton, Dorset, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 9-0-10 (462 kg) in F♯. Wed 19:00. [website] ST782293
411992.9 ENE Shotesham All Saints, Norfolk, All Saints, 6, 10-3-0 (546 kg) in F. TM246990
412092.9 N Low Marnham, Nottinghamshire, S Wilfrid, 3 U/R, 5-3-0 (292 kg) in B♭. Unringable. SK806693
412192.9 WSW Stoke St Michael, Somerset, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Derelict; unringable. [website] ST664469
412292.9 NNW Wirksworth, Derbyshire, S Mary (T), 8, 14-1-13 (730 kg) in F. Fri (1st). SK287539
412392.9 WSW Abbots Leigh, Somerset, Holy Trinity (T), 6, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in F♯. PN: by arrangement. ST544740
412493 NW Shifnal, Shropshire, S Andrew, 8, 18-3-9 (957 kg) in E. Thu. [website] SJ746074
412593 WNW Kimbolton, Herefordshire, S James Gt, 6, 9-3-24 (506 kg) in G. [website] SO525616
412693 N Lincoln, Lincolnshire, S Peter at Gowts (T), 6, 8-0-3 (408 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) from ring unringable: 5th (broken pulley); only limited ringing allowed. [website] SK973704
412793 ENE Dunston, Norfolk, S Remigius, 3 U/R, 3-0-7 (156 kg). Unringable. TG228022
412893 WSW Long Ashton, Somerset, All Saints (T), 8, 30-3-23 (1573 kg) in D♭. Fri. [website] ST553709
412993 WNW Cleobury North, Shropshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 3, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in G. No stays or sliders. SO623870
413093 SSW Whitwell, Isle of Wight, S Mary V & S Rhadegunde (GF), 6, 6-1-18 (326 kg) in B♭. [website] SZ521777
413193 NNW Tibshelf, Derbyshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 9-1-0 (470 kg) in F♯. Mon. SK440608
413293 WSW Stowey, Somerset, S Nicholas & BVM (GF), 6, 6-2-4 (332 kg) in A. Wed. [website] ST599594
413393 ESE Sandwich, Kent, S Clement, 6, 12-1-6 (625 kg) in F♯. Sat 09:15. [website] TR332580
413493.1 ENE Chediston, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 6, 11-0-25 (570 kg) in F♯. Thu (1st, 3rd). [website] TM358777
413593.2 SW Compton Abbas, Dorset, S Mary V, 5, 8-0-26 (418 kg) in A♭. [website] ST869184
413693.2 N Washingborough, Lincolnshire, S John (T), 8, 12-1-11 (627 kg) in F♯. Wed (1st, 3rd). TF018706
413793.2 ENE Bedingham, Norfolk, S Andrew, 5 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; round tower. TM284934
413893.2 N Egmanton, Nottinghamshire, Our Lady of Egmanton (GF), 3, 8-0-5 (409 kg) in A. SK735689
413993.2 SW Tarrant Gunville, Dorset, S Mary, 3 U/R, 9-2-25 (494 kg) in B. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3. ST925126
414093.2 N Harby, Nottinghamshire, All Saints, 6, 6-2-18 (338 kg) in B♭. Mon. SK878705
414193.2 SW Bourton, Dorset, S George, 6, 12-1-6 (625 kg) in G. [website] ST768303
414293.2 ENE Yoxford, Suffolk, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. [website] TM394689
414393.2 WSW Ston Easton, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF), 6, 4-0-21 (213 kg) in D. [website] ST623534
414493.3 NNE Little Steeping, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 3 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Unringable. TF433635
414593.3 ESE St Peter in Thanet, Kent, S Peter Ap (GF), 8, 13-2-22 (696 kg) in F. Mon 19:00. [website] TR380684
414693.3 NW Checkley, Staffordshire, S Mary & All Saints (T), 6, 9-1-2 (471 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. Fri. SK027378
414793.3 NNW Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire, S Mary (T), 6, 6-1-12 (323 kg) in B. Fri. SK625669
414893.3 N Lincoln, Lincolnshire, S Mary le Wigford (T), 4, 6-1-17 (325 kg) in A. Future plans: to become 5; tuning: 1-4 of 6. [website] SK974709
414993.3 NNW Morton, Derbyshire, Holy Cross (GF), 6, 4-3-7 (244 kg) in B♭. 5th (5-1-14) is heavier than tenor. Wed. SK407601
415093.3 WSW Chew Magna, Somerset, S Andrew (T), 8, 28-0-21 (1432 kg) in C♯. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Tue (1st, 3rd). [website] ST576632