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10 Penmark, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Mary, 6, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. PN rotates: Llancarfan; Penmark; Porthkerry. Thu (on a rota basis). [website] ST058688
21 NNW Llancarfan, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Cadoc (GF), 6, 5-1-11 (272 kg) in C. PN rotates: Llancarfan; Penmark; Porthkerry. Thu (on a rota basis). [website] ST051702
32 SE Porthkerry, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Curig (GF), 6, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. PN rotates: Llancarfan; Penmark; Porthkerry. Thu (on a rota basis). [website] ST082666
42.6 WSW St Athan, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Tathan, 6 U/R, 7¼ cwt (~370 kg) in A. Unringable. ST017680
52.6 NNW 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
63.3 N Bonvilston, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Mary V (GF), 6, 10¾ cwt (~550 kg) in F♯. Ringing prohibited. ST064740
73.5 E Merthyr Dyfan, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Dyfan & S Teilo, 3 U/R, 3 cwt (~150 kg). Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 5. ST114694
83.8 NW 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
93.9 WNW St Mary Church, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Mary (GF), 4 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg). Unringable. ST001715
104 NNE St Nicholas, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Nicholas (GF), 5 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Derelict; unringable. ST090743
114.6 ENE Wenvoe, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Mary (GF), 3, 8-1-9 (423 kg) in A. No regular ringing. ST121726
124.8 W 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
134.9 N Pendoylan, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Cadoc, 6, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. Mon (not always: check). ST059766
145 NNE 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
155.3 ENE St Andrews Major, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Andrew, 5 U/R, 10¼ cwt (~520 kg) in G. Unringable; anticlockwise; tower unsafe. ST138714
165.4 NW 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
175.6 NW 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
185.7 W Llantwit Major, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Illtyd (T), 6, 11-3-17 (605 kg) in F♯. Thu. SS966687
195.8 E Sully, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 6-0-2 (306 kg) in B♭. Wed 18:30. ST151683
208.3 ENE Penarth, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Augustine (S;T), 8, 12-2-9 (639 kg) in F♯. Wed. ST188720
218.4 NE Llandaff, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales, Cath Ch of S Peter & S Paul (S;T), 12, 24-1-15 (1239 kg) in E♭. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. Tue. [website] ST155781
228.4 NNE Radyr, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales, Christ Church (GF;T), 8, 12-0-15 (616 kg) in G. Thu (not always: check) 20:00. [website] ST132801
239 NW 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
249 ENE Cardiff, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales, S John Bapt, 10, 25-0-23 (1280 kg) in D. Thu. ST182764
259.1 N 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
269.2 NE Whitchurch, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Mary, 8, 12-2-24 (646 kg) in F. Wed. ST153800
2710.9 WNW St Brides Major, The Vale of Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Bridget, 6, 10-3-23 (557 kg) in G. Mon. SS894750
2810.9 NE Llanishen, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Isan (GF), 6, 3-3-20 (200 kg) in E♭. Mon (not always: check). [website] ST176818
2911.5 NW Coity, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Mary, 6, 8-3-5 (447 kg) in G♯. Wed. [website] SS924815
3011.6 NE Rumney, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Augustine, 6, 9-1-27 (482 kg) in F♯. Mon. ST214791
3111.9 NW Bridgend, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Illtyd, Newcastle, 8, 16-0-3 (814 kg) in F. No regular ringing. SS902800
3212.5 NNE Caerphilly, Caerphilly, Gwent, Wales, S Martin (T), 8, 13-0-1 (661 kg) in F. Wed. ST155865
3312.9 NNE Eglwysilan, Caerphilly, Gwent, Wales, S Ilan, 3 U/R, 6¾ cwt (~340 kg). Derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. ST106890
3413 NE Llanedeyrn, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Edeyrn, 6, 6-0-20 (314 kg) in B♭. Wed 19:00. ST220819
3513 NW Pen-y-fai, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, All Saints (T), 6, 14-1-15 (731 kg) in F♯. Mon 19:00. SS893818
3613.1 NE St Mellons, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales, S Mellon, 6, 9-3-17 (503 kg) in G. Fri. ST228814
3713.2 WNW Laleston, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S David, 6, 12-3-27 (660 kg) in G. Wed 18:00. SS875798
3813.3 N Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S Catherine, 8, 12-2-21 (645 kg) in F♯. Wed (not always: check). ST071901
3914.5 NNE Bedwas, Caerphilly, Gwent, Wales, S Barrwg, 6 U/R, 8¼ cwt (~420 kg) in G. Unringable; tower unsafe. ST170891
4014.7 WNW Newton Nottage, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 8¾ cwt (~440 kg) in B♭. Mon (not always: check). SS836774
4114.8 ENE Peterstone Wentloog, Newport, Gwent, Wales, former ch of S Peter (GF), 8 U/R, 7-2-19 (390 kg) in A♭. Unringable. ST267801
4214.8 SSW Minehead, Somerset, S Michael (T), 10, 22-0-23 (1128 kg) in E♭. Fri 20:00. [website] SS966467
4315 NE Michaelston-y-Fedw, Newport, Gwent, Wales, S Michael (T), 8, 7-3-0 (394 kg) in A. ST240846
4415.2 NE Marshfield, Newport, Gwent, Wales, S Mary V (T), 8, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in A♭. No regular ringing. ST261825
4515.9 NE Machen, Newport, Gwent, Wales, S Michael, Lower Machen, 8, 12-0-0 (610 kg) in G. Fri. ST227880
4616.1 SSW Selworthy, Somerset, All Saints (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. No regular ringing. [website] SS919468
4716.2 SSW Dunster, Somerset, S George, 8, 20-1-6 (1031 kg) in E. Thu. [website] SS990436
4816.2 S St Decuman's, Somerset, S Decuman (T), 6, 16-0-0 (813 kg) in F. Wed (check with contact) 19:00. [website] ST064427
4916.3 SSE East Quantoxhead, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 4 U/R, 17-0-8 (867 kg) in E. Unringable; tuning: 1-3,5 of 6. [website] ST136436
5016.5 S Carhampton, Somerset, S John Bapt (T), 6, 14-0-22 (721 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] ST009426