Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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170176.1 ENE Temple Guiting, Gloucestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 11-3-17 (605 kg) in F♯. [website] SP091278
170276.2 NE White Ladies Aston, Worcestershire, S John (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SO922527
170376.2 SSW Plymouth, Devon, S Mary, Tamerton Foliot, 6, 11-1-8 (575 kg) in F. Wed (not always: check). SX471608
170476.3 ESE Winterbourne Earls, Wiltshire, S Michael & All Angels, 5, 6-2-6 (333 kg) in A. [website] SU174344
170576.4 NE Hinton on the Green, Worcestershire, S Peter, 8, 10-1-8 (524 kg) in G. [website] SP024400
170676.5 NE Shrawley, Worcestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 9-0-10 (462 kg) in G. [website] SO805647
170776.6 ESE Rockbourne, Hampshire, S Andrew (GF), 3 U/R, 6-0-18 (313 kg). Unringable. SU115183
170876.6 E Burbage, Wiltshire, All Saints, 5, 9-2-3 (484 kg) in G. [website] SU233614
170976.7 ESE Odstock, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SU151261
171076.7 SE Wimborne Minster, Dorset, S Cuthberga (T), 12, 29-2-20 (1508 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Tue. [website] SZ009999
171176.7 NE Rock, Worcestershire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 12-3-26 (660 kg) in F. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). [website] SO731711
171276.8 ESE Damerham, Hampshire, S George (GF), 6, 8-1-16 (426 kg) in G. [website] SU107158
171376.8 ESE Britford, Wiltshire, S Peter (GF), 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Rung from chancel crossing. [website] SU162284
171476.8 ENE Stanton, Gloucestershire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 9-1-16 (477 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. [website] SP068343
171576.8 SSW Ermington, Devon, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 14-1-13 (730 kg) in F♯. SX638532
171676.9 SE Lytchett Minster, Dorset, dedication unknown (GF), 6, 9-3-13 (501 kg) in G. Wed. [website] SY960930
171776.9 SSW Landulph, Cornwall, S Leonard & S Dilpe (GF), 6, 10-2-27 (546 kg) in F♯. SX431615
171877 NE Cropthorne, Worcestershire, S Michael, 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in F♯. PN alternates with Fladbury (check before visiting). Mon (alt). [website] SP000451
171977 S Stoke Fleming, Devon, S Peter, 8, 12-1-6 (625 kg) in F. [website] SX861483
172077 NNE Cleobury Mortimer, Shropshire, S Mary V, 6, 12-0-0 (610 kg) in F♯. Tue 19:00. SO673757
172177.1 NE Astley, Worcestershire, S Peter (T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F♯. [website] SO787676
172277.1 ESE Idmiston, Wiltshire, All Saints (GF), 4 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Unringable; tuning: 1-4 of 6. [website] SU197373
172377.1 SSW Plymouth, Devon, S Mary BV, Plympton St Mary, 8, 25-1-11 (1288 kg) in D. Mon (exc Bank Hols). [website] SX537563
172477.2 ESE Allington, Wiltshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; rung from porch; tuning: 1,3,4 of 6. SU204393
172577.2 ENE Sherborne, Gloucestershire, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 9-3-23 (506 kg) in G♯. [website] SP168147
172677.2 NE Fladbury, Worcestershire, S John Bapt (T), 8, 12-3-3 (649 kg) in G♯. PN alternates with Cropthorne (check before visiting). Mon (alt). [website] SO996462
172777.2 ENE Lechlade, Gloucestershire, S Lawrence, 6, 13-0-17 (668 kg) in E. Fri. [website] SU214995
172877.2 SSW Plymouth, Devon, S Edward, Eggbuckland, 6, 10-0-0 (508 kg) in A♭. Tue. SX497578
172977.2 NNE Stoke St Milborough, Shropshire, S Milburga (S;T), 8, 12-1-11 (627 kg) in G. Cast in Italy designed and tuned by UK contractor. Tue. [website] SO566822
173077.2 SSW Plymouth, Devon, S Maurice, Plympton St Maurice, 8, 16-0-2 (814 kg) in F. SX545557
173177.3 ENE Eastleach Martin, Gloucestershire, S Michael & S Martin (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Anticlockwise; No mains electricity; tuning: 1,3,5 of 6. SP202052
173277.3 SSW Pillaton, Cornwall, S Odulph, 8, 10-1-27 (533 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] SX366643
173377.3 E Collingbourne Kingston, Wiltshire, S Mary (T), 6, 19-0-11 (970 kg) in E. PN shared: Collingb'ne Ducis; Collingb'ne Kingston; Everleigh. Mon (2nd, 4th). [website] SU239558
173477.4 E Bishopstone, Wiltshire, S Mary V, 8, 19-2-19 (999 kg) in E. PN alternates with Ashbury. Thu (2nd, 4th). SU243837
173577.4 NNE Diddlebury, Shropshire, S Peter (GF), 4, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Tuning: 1,2,4,5 of 5. SO508853
173677.5 NE Ombersley, Worcestershire, S Andrew (T), 6, 16-1-3 (827 kg) in E. [website] SO844635
173777.5 NE Crowle, Worcestershire, S John Bapt, 8, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. [website] SO921558
173877.5 NNE More, Shropshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SO342915
173977.5 SSW Plymouth, Devon, S Budeaux, St Budeaux (GF;T), 6, 12-0-25 (621 kg) in F♯. Mon. SX454592
174077.5 SSW Modbury, Devon, S George (GF;T), 6, 17-2-7 (892 kg) in E♭. SX655515
174177.6 SE Wareham, Dorset, Lady S Mary, 10, 17-1-20 (885 kg) in E. Thu. [website] SY924871
174277.6 E Shrivenham, Oxfordshire, S Andrew (T), 10, 13-0-2 (661 kg) in F. Mon. SU240890
174377.6 E Savernake Forest, Wiltshire, S Katharine V&M, 5, 10-1-6 (523 kg) in G. [website] SU251649
174477.7 N Carno, Powys, Wales, S John Bapt, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg). Unringable. SN963964
174577.7 NE Great Hampton, Worcestershire, S Andrew, 8, 12-2-4 (637 kg) in F♯. [website] SP028431
174677.7 E North Tidworth, Wiltshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 9-0-18 (465 kg) in G. C16 historic bellframe (listed) remains in situ higher in tower. [website] SU234490
174777.7 E Collingbourne Ducis, Wiltshire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 11-3-4 (599 kg) in F♯. PN shared: Collingb'ne Ducis; Collingb'ne Kingston; Everleigh. Mon (1st, 3rd). [website] SU242536
174877.7 SSW St Ive, Cornwall, S Ivo (GF), 6, 13½ cwt (~690 kg) in F♯. Mon. SX309671
174977.7 ENE Buscot, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 4, 7-2-3 (382 kg) in A♭. SU226981
175077.7 ENE Coleshill, Oxfordshire, All Saints, 6, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. PN shared with Shellingford. Thu (2nd). SU235937