Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Puriton, Somerset, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. Mon. [website] ST320417
21.3 WNW Pawlett, Somerset, S John Bapt, 6, 14-2-16 (744 kg) in E. PN alternates with Huntspill. Mon (alt). [website] ST300426
31.7 E Woolavington, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 8, 10-2-24 (544 kg) in F♯. Fri. [website] ST347416
41.9 SE Bawdrip, Somerset, S Michael & All Angels, 4, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; tuning (approx): 1-4 of 5. [website] ST341395
52.1 SW Chilton Trinity, Somerset, Holy Trinity (GF), 5, 11-3-12 (602 kg) in F♯. [website] ST296391
62.4 ESE Cossington, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 11-2-4 (586 kg) in F♯. [website] ST356402
72.5 NNW Huntspill, Somerset, S Peter & All Hallows, 6, 22-3-24 (1167 kg) in E. PN alternates with Pawlett. Mon (alt). [website] ST304454
82.8 NNW West Huntspill, Somerset, Chair Ring (GF), 6, 0-2-2 (26 kg) in F. Ringing restricted (invitees only); bells pitched by hum rather than nominal; 5th (0-2-3) is heavier than tenor. ST308459
92.8 SSE Chedzoy, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 12-3-10 (652 kg) in F. Tue (alt: check). [website] ST341376
103 SW Wembdon, Somerset, S George (T), 6, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] ST289379
113.3 SSW Bridgwater, Somerset, S Mary (T), 12, 25-1-1 (1283 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 6♭; ART Teaching Centre: Sedgemoor Ringing Centre. Mon 19:00. [website] ST297369
123.7 N Highbridge, Somerset, S John Ev (GF), 8, 2-3-17 (147 kg) in F. Rung from porch. Wed 19:00. [website] ST319476
134.1 WSW Cannington, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 18-3-18 (961 kg) in E. Tue. ST257395
144.4 SW Durleigh, Somerset, S Hugh, 6, 10-0-4 (510 kg) in G. Thu. [website] ST274361
154.7 W Otterhampton, Somerset, All Saints, 4, 7-3-2 (395 kg) in A. No mains electricity. ST246431
164.7 SSE Westonzoyland, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 19-3-19 (1012 kg) in D. PN alternates with Middlezoy. Mon (alt: check). [website] ST351347
174.9 NNW Burnham on Sea, Somerset, S Andrew, 8, 22 cwt (~1120 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] ST304494
185.1 WNW Stockland Bristol, Somerset, S Mary Magd, 6 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A. Unringable; tower unsafe. [website] ST240436
195.3 NE Mark, Somerset, Holy Cross (T), 8, 19 cwt (~970 kg) in E. Wed (check with contact) 20:00. [website] ST380478
205.7 ESE Moorlinch, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF), 6, 18-1-16 (934 kg) in E♭. Fri. [website] ST397368
215.7 N Brent Knoll, Somerset, S Michael (T), 6, 20-3-0 (1054 kg) in D. PN rotates: Brent Knoll; East Brent; Lympsham. Tue (rotates: see website). [website] ST335507
225.7 SSW North Petherton, Somerset, Minster Ch of S Mary V (T), 6, 19-0-23 (976 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] ST290330
236 SW Goathurst, Somerset, S Edward K&M (GF), 6, 11-2-4 (586 kg) in F♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken. [website] ST256343
246.3 SSE Middlezoy, Somerset, Holy Cross (T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. PN alternates with Westonzoyland. Mon (alt: check). [website] ST374331
256.4 SW Enmore, Somerset, S Michael, 6, 19-3-14 (1010 kg) in E. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; ringing currently not permitted. [website] ST239352
266.4 ESE Shapwick, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 11-1-8 (575 kg) in F. Fri (2nd, 4th). [website] ST417382
276.5 W Fiddington, Somerset, S Martin (GF), 6, 7-3-4 (396 kg) in G. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Wed. [website] ST215405
286.5 NNE East Brent, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 16-0-25 (824 kg) in E. PN rotates: Brent Knoll; East Brent; Lympsham. Tue (rotates: see website). [website] ST343519
296.6 WSW Spaxton, Somerset, S Margaret (T), 6, 18½ cwt (~940 kg) in E. [website] ST225370
306.6 ESE Greinton, Somerset, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 15½ cwt (~790 kg) in F♯. Ringing currently not permitted. [website] ST412364
316.9 NNW Berrow, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. [website] ST293524
327.2 W Stogursey, Somerset, S Andrew, 6, 24-0-5 (1222 kg) in D. [website] ST204428
337.4 SSE Othery, Somerset, S Michael, 5, 18-1-6 (930 kg) in E. Anticlockwise. Wed. [website] ST382316
347.6 SSW Thurloxton, Somerset, S Giles (GF), 5, 6-0-2 (306 kg) in B♭. Tue (2nd, 4th). [website] ST274304
357.7 W Nether Stowey, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 11-0-27 (571 kg) in G. [website] ST196396
367.8 ESE Ashcott, Somerset, All Saints (GF), 6, 12-0-21 (619 kg) in F. Fri. [website] ST437371
377.8 N Lympsham, Somerset, S Christopher, 6, 11-0-7 (562 kg) in F♯. PN rotates: Brent Knoll; East Brent; Lympsham. Tue (rotates: see website). [website] ST335541
388 S Lyng, Somerset, S Bartholomew (GF), 6, 15-3-9 (804 kg) in F. Tue 20:00. [website] ST332288
398.1 ENE Wedmore, Somerset, S Mary (T), 8, 30-0-5 (1526 kg) in C♯. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Fri 09:30. [website] ST434479
408.2 NNE Biddisham, Somerset, S John Bapt (GF), 4, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. [website] ST381534
418.2 NE Badgworth, Somerset, S Congar, 5, 10-3-11 (551 kg) in F♯. [website] ST395526
428.4 E Meare, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary & All Saints (GF), 6, 15-2-6 (790 kg) in E♭. [website] ST455417
438.5 SW Broomfield, Somerset, S Mary & All Saints, 6, 13-1-3 (674 kg) in F. Mon. [website] ST224320
448.6 WSW Over Stowey, Somerset, S Peter & S Paul (GF;T), 6, 7-2-5 (383 kg) in G. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Tue. [website] ST185385
458.6 SSW Durston, Somerset, S John Bapt (GF), 5, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♯. Tuning: 2-6 of 12. [website] ST290281
468.9 W Stringston, Somerset, S Mary V (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. [website] ST176424
479 SSW West Monkton, Somerset, S Augustine (T), 8, 17-3-11 (907 kg) in D♯. County books / pNBR info discrepant. Thu. [website] ST262284
489 N Brean, Somerset, S Bridget (GF;T), 5, 8-2-3 (433 kg) in A. Rung from porch. Fri 16:00. [website] ST296559
499 NE Weare, Somerset, S Gregory, 6, 15½ cwt (~790 kg) in F♯. [website] ST413526
509.2 SSE Stoke St Gregory, Somerset, S Gregory, 5, 17½ cwt (~890 kg) in E. Mon (not always: check). [website] ST348271