Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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45129.8 NNE Rodney Stoke, Somerset, S Leonard, 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♭. Thu (by arrangement). [website] ST482498
45229.8 ESE Dorchester, Dorset, S Peter, 8, 20¾ cwt (~1050 kg) in E. Mon. [website] SY692907
45329.8 N Brean, Somerset, S Bridget (GF;T), 5, 8-2-3 (433 kg) in A. Rung from porch. Fri 16:00. [website] ST296559
45429.8 NE Wells, Somerset, S Cuthbert (T), 8, 27-1-2 (1385 kg) in D♭. Fri (exc 1st: check). [website] ST546456
45529.8 WSW Bridford, Devon, S Thomas a Becket (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Tue. SX815863
45629.8 WNW Molland, Devon, S Mary, 6, 14-1-24 (735 kg) in G. SS807283
45729.9 W Colebrooke, Devon, S Andrew (GF), 6, 13-1-25 (684 kg) in F. Thu. SS769000
45829.9 SW Bishopsteignton, Devon, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 9-0-25 (469 kg) in A♭. Thu. SX910735
45930 ESE Piddlehinton, Dorset, S Mary V (GF), 6, 12-0-14 (616 kg) in G. Mon. [website] SY715971
46030 WNW Withypool, Somerset, S Andrew (GF), 6, 8-1-20 (428 kg) in G♯. Tue (last). [website] SS846355
46130 ENE Horsington, Somerset, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. PN alternates with Templecombe. Tue (alt). [website] ST703237
46230.1 ENE Templecombe, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF), 6, 10-3-2 (547 kg) in F. PN alternates with Horsington. Tue (alt). [website] ST708226
46330.1 NE Wells, Somerset, Cath Ch of S Andrew (T), 10, 56-1-14 (2864 kg) in C. The heaviest ring of ten bells. Fri (1st: check). [website] ST551458
46430.2 ESE Dorchester, Dorset, S George, Fordington (T), 8, 13-0-27 (673 kg) in G. Tue 19:00. [website] SY698905
46530.4 E Mappowder, Dorset, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 12-2-7 (638 kg) in F. PN shared: Buckl'd N'ton(2,3,4);Mappowder(1);Hazelbury Bryan(5). Wed (1st). [website] ST735059
46630.5 ENE Henstridge, Somerset, S Nicholas (T), 6, 19-2-8 (994 kg) in E. Tue. [website] ST722197
46730.5 NE Dinder, Somerset, S Michael & All Angels, 6 U/R, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in G. Unringable. [website] ST575445
46830.5 NW Exford, Somerset, S Mary Magd, 6, 10-2-2 (534 kg) in G. Tue (exc last). [website] SS857385
46930.6 ENE Pitcombe, Somerset, S Leonard (GF;T), 6, 9-0-23 (468 kg) in G. Sat 09:30. [website] ST672327
47030.6 WSW Cheriton Bishop, Devon, S Mary, 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. SX773935
47130.6 NW Luccombe, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 11-2-20 (593 kg) in G. [website] SS910445
47230.7 NNE Loxton, Somerset, S Andrew (GF), 6, 8-1-24 (430 kg) in A. Rung from porch. [website] ST376558
47330.8 NNE Compton Bishop, Somerset, S Andrew, 6, 11-2-7 (587 kg) in F. [website] ST395553
47430.8 ENE Shepton Montague, Somerset, S Peter, 3, 9-0-18 (465 kg) in A. [website] ST682317
47530.8 SW Hennock, Devon, S Mary (GF), 4 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise; No stays or sliders; tuning: (approx) 2-4,6 of 12. [website] SX830809
47630.8 N Bleadon, Somerset, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 8¾ cwt (~440 kg) in F♯. Anticlockwise. Tue. [website] ST341569
47730.8 NNE Cheddar, Somerset, S Andrew, 8, 22-0-26 (1129 kg) in D. Tue (exc Aug) 20:00. [website] ST459530
47830.9 ENE Stalbridge, Dorset, S Mary (T), 6, 17-3-10 (906 kg) in E. Fri (with exceptions). [website] ST733181
47931 WNW Meshaw, Devon, S John (GF), 6, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Ringing currently not permitted. SS758196
48031 E Lydlinch, Dorset, S Thomas a Becket, 5, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in F. [website] ST742133
48131.1 NNE Axbridge, Somerset, S John Bapt, 6, 19-3-14 (1010 kg) in E♭. Mon 20:00. [website] ST431546
48231.1 NE Croscombe, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 17-1-4 (878 kg) in E♭. [website] ST590444
48331.1 SW Stokeinteignhead, Devon, S Andrew, 6, 10-0-3 (509 kg) in G. Mon. SX915704
48431.1 NE Lamyatt, Somerset, S Mary & S John, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable. [website] ST661361
48531.2 SW Combeinteignhead, Devon, All Saints, 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. SX901715
48631.2 W Down St Mary, Devon, S Mary V (GF), 6, 7-3-16 (401 kg) in A♭. SS742044
48731.3 NW Selworthy, Somerset, All Saints (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. No regular ringing. [website] SS919468
48831.4 NE Evercreech, Somerset, S Peter, 10, 21-0-10 (1071 kg) in E♭. [website] ST649386
48931.5 N Uphill, Somerset, S Nicholas, Old Church (GF), 6, 9-3-9 (499 kg) in G♯. Access to church by steep footpath. ST316583
49031.5 E Hazelbury Bryan, Dorset, S Mary & S James, 6, 15-0-8 (766 kg) in F. PN shared: Buckl'd N'ton(2,3,4);Mappowder(1);Hazelbury Bryan(5). Wed (5th). [website] ST753082
49131.5 WNW Twitchen, Devon, S Peter (GF), 3, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. SS788304
49231.5 ENE Wincanton, Somerset, S Peter & S Paul (GF;T), 8, 15-1-1 (775 kg) in F♯. County books / pNBR info discrepant; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Tue. [website] ST710284
49331.6 NW Stoke Pero, Somerset, dedication unknown (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. No mains electricity; tuning: 1,2,4 of 4. [website] SS878434
49431.7 WNW Bishop's Nympton, Devon, S Mary V, 6, 10-1-10 (525 kg) in A♭. Thu. SS757237
49531.8 W Cheldon, Devon, S Mary (GF), 4, 5-1-9 (271 kg) in D. County books / pNBR info discrepant. SS734134
49631.8 NNE Winscombe, Somerset, S James Gt (T), 8, 18-1-8 (931 kg) in E♭. Thu. [website] ST411566
49731.8 W Lapford, Devon, S Thomas of Canterbury (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. Fri. SS731082
49831.8 NE Milton Clevedon, Somerset, S James, 5, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A♯. [website] ST664377
49931.8 ENE Bruton, Somerset, S Mary V, 6, 25-3-1 (1309 kg) in D. Wed. [website] ST684348
50031.9 SW Kingsteignton, Devon, S Michael, 8, 16-3-11 (856 kg) in F. SX871728