Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Hollacombe, Devon, S Petroc (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in G♯. Unringable; anticlockwise. SS377030
22.1 WNW Holsworthy, Devon, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 8, 15-0-0 (762 kg) in F♯. Wed. SS343039
32.9 SW Clawton, Devon, S Leonard (GF), 6, 8-1-25 (430 kg) in A. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). SX348992
43.7 NNE Thornbury, Devon, S Peter (GF), 5, 5-3-18 (300 kg) in B. SS400084
53.8 NE Bradford, Devon, All Saints (GF), 6, 10-2-8 (537 kg) in G. Fri. SS421072
63.8 SE Halwill, Devon, S Peter & S James (GF), 6, 5-3-27 (304 kg) in A♯. SX427994
74 W Pyworthy, Devon, S Swithun (GF), 6, 8-1-20 (428 kg) in F♯. SS312028
84.8 N Milton Damerel, Devon, Holy Trinity (GF), 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SS384107
94.9 S Ashwater, Devon, S Peter ad Vincula (GF), 6, 8-3-1 (445 kg) in G. SX386952
105.3 WNW Pancrasweek, Devon, S Pancras (GF), 5, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F♯. SS296058
115.4 SW North Tamerton, Cornwall, S Denis (GF), 6, 7-3-20 (403 kg) in A♭. SX311973
125.4 NE Shebbear, Devon, S Michael (GF), 6, 9-2-6 (485 kg) in A♭. Tue. SS438092
135.7 ESE Beaworthy, Devon, S Alban (GF), 3, 4-3-23 (252 kg) in C. Anticlockwise. SX461994
145.7 ENE Black Torrington, Devon, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-3-9 (449 kg) in F♯. Wed. SS464057
155.7 NNW Sutcombe, Devon, S Andrew (GF), 6, 6-3-10 (347 kg) in B♭. SS346116
165.9 W Bridgerule, Devon, S Bridget (GF), 8, 10-1-21 (530 kg) in A♭. SS281031
176.4 N Abbots Bickington, Devon, S James (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in D. Unringable; anticlockwise; notes perceived not=nominal/2; tuning: 1,2,4 of 5. SS384132
186.7 NE Buckland Filleigh, Devon, S Mary & Holy Trinity (GF), 5 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Unringable; tower unsafe. SS465091
196.7 SE Germansweek, Devon, S German (GF), 5, 5-1-16 (274 kg) in C. SX438941
207 E Highampton, Devon, Holy Cross (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. Unringable. SS489046
217.1 ENE Sheepwash, Devon, S Lawrence (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Mon. SS486063
227.6 NNW Bradworthy, Devon, S John Bapt (T), 6, 9-3-8 (499 kg) in F♯. Tue (by arrangement). SS324139
237.6 WSW Whitstone, Cornwall, S Anne (GF), 6, 11-0-10 (563 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] SX262986
247.7 SSW Boyton, Cornwall, Holy Name (GF), 5, 7-0-23 (366 kg) in A♭. SX320920
257.7 S St Giles on the Heath, Devon, S Giles (GF), 5, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G♯. SX353907
267.9 N West Putford, Devon, S Stephen (GF), 6, 4-3-10 (246 kg) in B♭. SS358156
278.3 ESE Northlew, Devon, S Thomas of Canterbury (GF), 6, 6-3-5 (345 kg) in G♯. SX505991
288.4 W Launcells, Cornwall, S Andrew & S Swithin, 6, 9-3-26 (507 kg) in G. SS243057
298.8 SE Bratton Clovelly, Devon, S Mary V (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. Thu. SX463918
308.8 SSE Broadwoodwidger, Devon, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 7-0-25 (367 kg) in G. SX411891
319 NE Peters Marland, Devon, S Peter (GF), 6, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. SS478134
329.1 NNE Langtree, Devon, All Saints (GF), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. SS451155
339.3 ENE Petrockstowe, Devon, S Petrock (GF), 6, 8-0-14 (413 kg) in A♭. SS513091
349.3 WSW Week St Mary, Cornwall, S Mary V (GF), 6, 8-2-24 (443 kg) in A. Wed. [website] SX237977
359.3 WNW Stratton, Cornwall, S Andrew (T), 8, 21-3-16 (1112 kg) in E♭. SS231064
369.3 WNW Kilkhampton, Cornwall, S James Gt, 8, 11-3-23 (607 kg) in F. SS252113
379.6 W Marhamchurch, Cornwall, S Marwenne (GF), 6, 7-3-20 (403 kg) in G. SS223036
3810 WNW Poughill, Cornwall, S Olaf K&M (GF), 6, 12-3-26 (660 kg) in F♯. SS222077
3910 SSW Werrington, Cornwall, S Martin of Tours (GF), 8, 14-2-12 (742 kg) in F♯. SX327876
4010.2 SSW North Petherwin, Cornwall, S Paternus (GF), 6, 7-1-13 (374 kg) in G. Wed. SX281896
4110.2 E Hatherleigh, Devon, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 13-2-6 (689 kg) in F. Wed. SS541046
4210.5 SSE Stowford, Devon, S John (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. SX432870
4310.5 SSE Thrushelton, Devon, S George (GF), 6, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in G♯. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. SX447876
4410.8 ENE Merton, Devon, All Saints (GF), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. SS525120
4510.9 ENE Huish, Devon, S James Less (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. SS533110
4611.1 WSW Poundstock, Cornwall, S Winwaloe (GF), 6, 8-1-6 (422 kg) in G♯. Tue. [website] SX202994
4711.1 ENE Meeth, Devon, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 4, 6-2-24 (341 kg) in A♭. Tuning: 2-5 of 8. SS547082
4811.1 NE Little Torrington, Devon, S Giles (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. SS490168
4911.2 S Lifton, Devon, S Mary (T), 8, 21-0-16 (1074 kg) in E♭. Mon. SX386850
5011.2 SSW St Stephens by Launceston, Cornwall, S Stephen (GF), 8, 15-1-20 (784 kg) in E. Tue. SX324857