Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10.1 Angersleigh, Somerset, S Michael (T), 6, 12-0-5 (612 kg) in A♭. [website] ST198186
21.4 ENE Pitminster, Somerset, S Mary & S Andrew (GF), 8, 11-0-26 (571 kg) in E. Tue. [website] ST220191
31.9 NW West Buckland, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 14-0-16 (718 kg) in E. Mon. [website] ST173204
42.2 ENE Corfe, Somerset, S Nicholas, 6, 6-1-15 (324 kg) in B♭. Wed. [website] ST232196
52.5 NNE Trull, Somerset, All Saints, 6, 14-1-20 (733 kg) in E. Wed. [website] ST216221
62.5 S Churchstanton, Somerset, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 11-2-27 (596 kg) in F. Thu. [website] ST195145
72.9 SW Clayhidon, Devon, S Andrew (T), 6, 11-2-27 (596 kg) in F. Tue. ST161156
83.1 SSE Otterford, Somerset, S Leonard, 4 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: 2-5 of 8. [website] ST222143
93.1 NNW Bradford on Tone, Somerset, S Giles, 6, 17-3-7 (905 kg) in E♭. Mon. [website] ST172229
103.4 NE Orchard Portman, Somerset, S Michael, 4, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B. [website] ST243216
113.7 NNE Taunton, Somerset, S George, Wilton (T), 10, 8-1-18 (427 kg) in G. Tue. [website] ST224238
123.8 WNW Wellington, Somerset, S John Bapt (T), 8, 19-1-5 (980 kg) in E. Tue (not always: check). [website] ST140209
133.8 N Bishop's Hull, Somerset, S Peter & S Paul (GF;T), 6, 10-0-21 (518 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] ST204247
144.1 E Staple Fitzpaine, Somerset, S Peter, 6, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F. Tue (not always: check) 20:00. [website] ST263182
154.2 NNE Taunton, Somerset, S Mary Magd (T), 12, 27-2-18 (1405 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 6♭; the ringing bells form part of a 15-bell chime. Wed. [website] ST228246
164.2 NNW Hillfarrance, Somerset, Holy Cross (T), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] ST167246
174.3 NNE Taunton, Somerset, Holy Trinity, 6, 4-1-10 (220 kg) in E♭. Wed (not always: check). [website] ST235244
184.3 NNE Taunton, Somerset, S James (T), 8, 17½ cwt (~890 kg) in E. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Tue (1st, 3rd). [website] ST228248
194.5 ENE Thurlbear, Somerset, S Thomas (GF), 4, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F♯. ST265211
204.5 W Wellington, Somerset, All Saints, Rockwell Green, 6, 11-3-0 (597 kg) in F♯. Fri (not always: check). [website] ST126199
214.5 WNW Nynehead, Somerset, All Saints (GF), 6, 13-2-6 (689 kg) in F. Tue. [website] ST137227
224.6 N Norton Fitzwarren, Somerset, All Saints, 6, 8-0-23 (417 kg) in A♭. Mon 17:45. [website] ST196259
234.7 NNE Taunton, Somerset, S Andrew, Rowbarton (T), 6, 2-1-2 (115 kg) in G. [website] ST226256
244.8 ENE Stoke St Mary, Somerset, S Mary (GF;T), 5, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in B♭. Thu 20:00. ST265223
254.9 N Staplegrove, Somerset, S John Ev (GF;T), 6, 11-2-12 (590 kg) in G. Mon. [website] ST212264
265 NW Oake, Somerset, S Bartholomew, 5, 8-3-8 (448 kg) in G. [website] ST152251
275.1 SW Hemyock, Devon, S Mary (GF), 6, 17-3-12 (907 kg) in E♭. Fri. ST135132
285.4 NNW Heathfield, Somerset, S John Bapt (GF), 5, 7-0-16 (363 kg) in B. [website] ST159264
295.5 SE Buckland St Mary, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 11-3-12 (602 kg) in F. [website] ST270134
305.6 ENE West Hatch, Somerset, S Andrew, 5, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Tuning: 1-5 of 6. Tue. [website] ST285210
315.6 W Sampford Arundel, Somerset, Holy Cross, 6, 8-0-0 (406 kg) in G♯. [website] ST107188
325.7 NE Ruishton, Somerset, S George, 6, 8-0-10 (411 kg) in A. Only limited ringing allowed. [website] ST263251
336 WNW Langford Budville, Somerset, S Peter, 6, 11-0-8 (562 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] ST111229
346.2 ENE Thornfalcon, Somerset, Holy Cross (GF), 5, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. [website] ST283239
356.2 NNE Cheddon Fitzpaine, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF), 5, 8-2-3 (433 kg) in B♭. [website] ST242276
366.3 NE Creech St Michael, Somerset, S Michael (T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in E. Wed. [website] ST274252
376.5 NW Milverton, Somerset, S Michael (T), 8, 17-2-12 (894 kg) in E. Mon 19:00. [website] ST121258
386.7 WSW Culmstock, Devon, All Saints, 8, 19 cwt (~970 kg) in E♭. ST102135
396.7 NNW Halse, Somerset, S James Less (GF), 6, 10-0-22 (518 kg) in F♯. [website] ST139277
406.9 ENE Hatch Beauchamp, Somerset, S John Bapt, 5, 5-3-9 (296 kg) in B♭. Mon (not always: check) 20:00. [website] ST305211
416.9 S Upottery, Devon, S Mary V, 6, 17-2-14 (895 kg) in F. ST201075
427.1 NNE Kingston St Mary, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 16-2-2 (839 kg) in E. Tue. [website] ST222297
437.1 SSE Yarcombe, Devon, S John Bapt, 6, 14-1-4 (726 kg) in E. ST245082
447.2 SE Whitestaunton, Somerset, S Andrew (T), 6, 10-1-9 (525 kg) in F♯. [website] ST280105
457.2 NNW Bishops Lydeard, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 8, 23-2-19 (1202 kg) in E♭. Ringing temporarily suspended. [website] ST167297
467.3 NNE West Monkton, Somerset, S Augustine (T), 8, 17-3-11 (907 kg) in D♯. County books / pNBR info discrepant. Thu. [website] ST262284
477.3 NNW Ash Priors, Somerset, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 9-1-17 (478 kg) in G. [website] ST151294
487.6 SSW Dunkeswell, Devon, S Nicholas (T), 6, 6-1-24 (328 kg) in A. Thu. ST141078
497.6 SSW Luppitt, Devon, S Mary (GF), 8, 10-3-21 (556 kg) in F♯. Tue (alt). ST168067
507.7 W Burlescombe, Devon, S Mary, 6, 15-0-1 (762 kg) in F. ST075166