Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Dyffryn, Neath Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, Wales, S Matthew, 6, 12-1-0 (622 kg) in A♭. Tue (not always: check). SS738998
21.3 ESE Cadoxton juxta Neath, Neath Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, Wales, S Catwg, 6, 7-2-2 (382 kg) in B. Wed. SS755985
31.6 SE Neath, Neath Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, Wales, S Thomas, 6, 8-0-2 (407 kg) in A. Mon. [website] SS753976
43.1 N Cilybebyll, Neath Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, Wales, S John Ev (GF), 3, 6-1-0 (318 kg) in B. Tuning: 1,3,4 of 6. SN743046
54.8 SSE Baglan, Neath Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, Wales, S Catharine, 6, 12-3-8 (651 kg) in G. Ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. SS752922
65.7 W Llangyfelach, Swansea, West Glamorgan, Wales, S David & S Cyfelach (GF), 4, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Detached tower. Fri 18:30. SS646989
76.2 SSE Aberavon, Neath Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, Wales, S Mary, 8, 16-1-2 (826 kg) in F♯. County books / pNBR info discrepant; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Mon (1st). SS762901
86.6 SW Swansea, Swansea, West Glamorgan, Wales, S Mary, 8, 20-2-12 (1047 kg) in E. Thu. SS656929
98.1 SW Swansea, Swansea, West Glamorgan, Wales, S Paul, Sketty, 8, 13-2-4 (688 kg) in F. Tue. SS627927
109.4 W Gorseinon, Swansea, West Glamorgan, Wales, S Catherine, 8, 10-0-0 (508 kg) in G. Wed 18:30. SS586987
1110 SE Llangynwyd, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Cynwyd (GF), 6, 8-0-16 (414 kg) in A. Ringing currently not permitted. SS857888
1212.3 NW Llandybie, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Tybie, 3 U/R, 8-2-25 (443 kg). Unringable. SN618155
1314.3 W Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Elli, 8, 8-1-26 (431 kg) in A♭. SN506005
1414.5 E Pentre, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Peter (T), 8, 26-3-10 (1363 kg) in E♭. No regular ringing. SS969961
1514.7 SE Pen-y-fai, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, All Saints (T), 6, 14-1-15 (731 kg) in F♯. Mon 19:00. SS893818
1615 SE Laleston, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S David, 6, 12-3-27 (660 kg) in G. Wed 18:00. SS875798
1715.2 SSE Newton Nottage, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 8¾ cwt (~440 kg) in B♭. Mon (not always: check). SS836774
1815.5 NNW Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Teilo (T), 6, 11-2-11 (589 kg) in G♯. SN629222
1916 SE Bridgend, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Illtyd, Newcastle, 8, 16-0-3 (814 kg) in F. No regular ringing. SS902800
2016.2 SE Coity, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Mary, 6, 8-3-5 (447 kg) in G♯. Wed. [website] SS924815
2116.5 E Aberdare, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Elvan (T), 8, 16-0-25 (824 kg) in E. Ringing temporarily suspended; tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). [website] SO002025
2217.7 W Burry Port, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Mary, 5, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Ringing currently not permitted. SN453010
2317.9 N Llangadog, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Cadoc, 4 U/R, 4-1-25 (227 kg) in C. Unringable; 3rd (4-3-26) is heavier than tenor. SN706284
2417.9 NW Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S David (GF), 4, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Ropes fall in sequence: 1,2,4,3. SN534202
2518.2 SSE St Brides Major, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Bridget, 6, 10-3-23 (557 kg) in G. Mon. SS894750
2618.6 SE St Mary Hill, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Mary V (GF), 4, 5-1-5 (269 kg) in C♯. No regular ringing. SS957793
2719 ENE Cefn Coed, Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 8-2-14 (438 kg) in A. Thu (not always: check). SO032080
2819.6 ENE Merthyr Tydfil, Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Tydfil (T), 8, 20-0-15 (1023 kg) in F. Tue 19:00. SO049058
2919.9 WSW Llangennith, Swansea, West Glamorgan, Wales, S Cennydd, 4 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SS428914
3021 NNE Defynnog, Powys, Wales, S Cynog, 6, 14-2-7 (740 kg) in F♯. Thu. SN925279
3121.4 N Llandovery, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Dingad, Llandingat (T), 6, 8-3-23 (455 kg) in A♯. SN763340
3221.5 ESE Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Catherine, 8, 12-2-21 (645 kg) in F♯. Wed (not always: check). ST071901
3321.6 ESE Llantrisant, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Illtyd, S Gwynno, & S Dyfodwg, 8, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in G. No visiting bands at present. ST046834
3422.1 SE Llanblethian, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S John Bapt (T), 6, 8-3-24 (455 kg) in G. PN rotates: Cowbridge; Llanblethian; St Hilary. Tue (not always: check). [website] SS984740
3522.3 SE Cowbridge, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, Holy Cross, 8, 15-3-13 (806 kg) in E. PN rotates: Cowbridge; Llanblethian; St Hilary. Tue (not always: check). [website] SS994746
3623.7 WNW Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Peter (T), 8, 15-1-18 (783 kg) in E. Thu 18:30. SN415202
3723.7 ENE Rhymney, Caerphilly, Gwent, Wales, S David, 6 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. Derelict; unringable. SO112080
3823.8 ESE Eglwysilan, Caerphilly, Gwent, Wales, S Ilan, 3 U/R, 6¾ cwt (~340 kg). Derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. ST106890
3923.8 SE St Hilary, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Hilary, 6, 7-1-26 (380 kg) in B. PN rotates: Cowbridge; Llanblethian; St Hilary. Tue (not always: check). [website] ST016732
4023.9 SE Llantwit Major, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Illtyd (T), 6, 11-3-17 (605 kg) in F♯. Thu. SS966687
4124 SE St Mary Church, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Mary (GF), 4 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg). Unringable. ST001715
4224.1 SE Llanmaes, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Catwg (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Unringable; tuning: 1,2,2 of 4. SS980694
4324.6 SE Pendoylan, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Cadoc, 6, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. Mon (not always: check). ST059766
4425 WNW Llansteffan, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Ystyffan, 8, 12-2-2 (636 kg) in F♯. Wed. SN349107
4525.3 SE Llantrithyd, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Illtyd (GF), 5 U/R, 6¾ cwt (~340 kg) in B. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. ST043727
4625.7 NE Brecon, Powys, Wales, S David, Llanfaes (GF), 6, 12-0-19 (618 kg) in F♯. PN rotates: Cath; S Mary; Cath; S Mary; (5: Llanfaes). Mon (5th). SO037283
4725.8 SE Bonvilston, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Mary V (GF), 6, 10¾ cwt (~550 kg) in F♯. Ringing prohibited. ST064740
4825.8 ESE Peterston-super-Ely, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Peter (GF), 6, 10-0-18 (516 kg) in A♭. Only limited ringing allowed. ST082764
4926.1 NE Brecon, Powys, Wales, S Mary (S;T), 8, 13-2-9 (690 kg) in E♭. PN rotates: Cath; S Mary; Cath; S Mary; (5: Llanfaes). Mon (2nd, 4th). SO045285
5026.2 SE St Athan, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Tathan, 6 U/R, 7¼ cwt (~370 kg) in A. Unringable. ST017680