Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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435196.9 W Grosmont, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Nicholas, 6, 7-2-23 (391 kg) in A♭. PN: by arrangement. SO404243
435296.9 NE Horsham St Faith, Norfolk, S Mary & S Andrew, 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Thu. TG215150
435397 WNW Richards Castle, Herefordshire, S Bartholomew (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Anticlockwise; detached tower; county books / pNBR info discrepant. SO484702
435497 SW Manston, Dorset, S Nicholas, 5, 6-3-18 (351 kg) in A♯. [website] ST816150
435597 ESE Dover, Kent, S Mary V (T), 8, 15-2-9 (792 kg) in E♭. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Wed. [website] TR319415
435697 WSW Shepton Montague, Somerset, S Peter, 3, 9-0-18 (465 kg) in A. [website] ST682317
435797 NE Heydon, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 6-2-10 (335 kg) in C. TG113274
435897.1 NNE Harrington, Lincolnshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 2-3-17 (147 kg) in F♯. TF367718
435997.1 WSW Backwell, Somerset, S Andrew (T), 10, 17-3-9 (906 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] ST493683
436097.1 SW Marnhull, Dorset, S Gregory (T), 6, 19 cwt (~970 kg) in E. Wed (with exceptions). [website] ST781187
436197.1 SW Child Okeford, Dorset, S Nicholas (GF;T), 6, 10-2-27 (546 kg) in G. Mon. [website] ST835127
436297.1 SW Tarrant Keyneston, Dorset, All Saints (GF), 5, 6¾ cwt (~340 kg) in B♭. [website] ST925040
436397.1 WNW Bourton, Shropshire, Holy Trinity, 4 U/R, 2½ cwt (~130 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 5. SO597963
436497.1 WNW Holdgate, Shropshire, Holy Trinity, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Unringable. SO561895
436597.2 WSW Pitcombe, Somerset, S Leonard (GF;T), 6, 9-0-23 (468 kg) in G. Sat 09:30. [website] ST672327
436697.2 NNW Cauldon, Staffordshire, S Mary & S Laurence, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg). Unringable. SK078494
436797.2 ESE Ringwould, Kent, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 8-1-8 (423 kg) in B♭. [website] TR359483
436897.2 WSW Portishead, Somerset, S Peter (T), 8, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F. One bell (or more) cracked or broken. Tue. [website] ST466760
436997.2 NW Norbury, Staffordshire, S Peter, 4 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in A♯. Unringable; tuning: 1-4 of 6. SJ786234
437097.2 SW Bournemouth, Dorset, S Peter, 8, 20-2-7 (1045 kg) in E. Thu. [website] SZ088912
437197.2 WSW Butcombe, Somerset, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 6, 6-0-8 (308 kg) in B. Thu. [website] ST515618
437297.2 SW Bournemouth, Dorset, Sacred Heart (RC), 6, 3-2-6 (181 kg) in E♭. Mon (exc Bank Hols) 17:45. [website] SZ086912
437397.3 NNE Winthorpe, Lincolnshire, S Mary (T), 4, 12-3-6 (650 kg) in E. TF558658
437497.3 N Laneham, Nottinghamshire, S Peter, 4, 10-3-4 (548 kg) in E. SK814765
437597.3 WSW Ubley, Somerset, S Bartholomew (GF), 6, 12-2-10 (640 kg) in G. [website] ST529582
437697.3 ESE Walmer, Kent, S Mary, 8, 18-0-9 (919 kg) in E♭. Mon (by arrangement). [website] TR371501
437797.3 ENE Bramerton, Norfolk, S Peter (GF), 3, 5-1-10 (271 kg) in C. The ringing bells form part of an 8-bell chime. TG295046
437897.3 W Llantilio Crossenny, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Teilo, 8, 4-2-4 (230 kg) in D. PN: by arrangement. SO398149
437997.4 ENE Westhall, Suffolk, S Andrew (GF), 5, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in F♯. [website] TM423804
438097.4 SW Langton Long Blandford, Dorset, All Saints, 3, 3½ cwt (~180 kg) in F. [website] ST898059
438197.4 N Scothern, Lincolnshire, S Germain (T), 6, 11-0-0 (559 kg) in G. Fri. TF033774
438297.4 NW Newport, Shropshire, S Nicholas, 8, 13-2-16 (693 kg) in G. Fri. [website] SJ744191
438397.5 SW Stourpaine, Dorset, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 12-2-4 (637 kg) in G. Sat 17:15. [website] ST860093
438497.5 SW Tarrant Crawford, Dorset, S Mary V (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Ringing prohibited; ropes fall in a straight line; No mains electricity; tuning: 1,2,4 of 5. ST922034
438597.5 W Penhow, Newport, Gwent, Wales, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 5-2-16 (287 kg) in B♭. No regular ringing; rung from aisle : south. ST424908
438697.5 SW Bournemouth, Dorset, S John Ev, Surrey Road, 8, 16-1-18 (834 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] SZ067920
438797.5 WSW Clapton in Gordano, Somerset, S Michael (GF), 6, 6-0-15 (312 kg) in A♭. Fri (during BST only). ST467735
438897.6 N Langton by Wragby, Lincolnshire, S Giles, 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in A. Derelict; unringable; not well in tune. TF149768
438997.6 WNW Kingsland, Herefordshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 8, 11-1-12 (577 kg) in F. Mon (3rd). [website] SO446612
439097.7 NNW Sutton Scarsdale, Derbyshire, S Mary (GF;T), 4, 7-3-10 (398 kg) in A♭. Ringing prohibited. SK442688
439197.7 WNW Buildwas, Shropshire, Holy Trinity, 3, 1-3-26 (101 kg) in G♯. Anticlockwise; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SJ636047
439297.7 NE Sprowston, Norfolk, S Mary & S Margaret (T), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. TG249125
439397.7 WSW Croscombe, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 17-1-4 (878 kg) in E♭. [website] ST590444
439497.7 NW Eccleshall, Staffordshire, Holy Trinity (S), 8, 10-3-11 (551 kg) in G♯. Mon. SJ827291
439597.7 N Elkesley, Nottinghamshire, S Giles, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. SK689755
439697.7 NW Forton, Staffordshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. [website] SJ755211
439797.8 WNW Shipton, Shropshire, S James, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SO561918
439897.8 SW Blandford Forum, Dorset, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 19-3-5 (1006 kg) in E♭. [website] ST885063
439997.8 SW Corfe Mullen, Dorset, S Hubert, 6, 11-3-26 (609 kg) in G. [website] SY976983
440097.8 SW Shapwick, Dorset, S Bartholomew (GF), 5, 7-3-8 (397 kg) in A. Tue. [website] ST936016