Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10.1 Woolaston, Gloucestershire, S Andrew, 5 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. [website] ST586993
21.4 NE Alvington, Gloucestershire, S Andrew (GF), 5, 8-3-18 (453 kg) in A. Wed 15:00. [website] SO603006
32.1 NNW Hewelsfield, Gloucestershire, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 10-2-21 (543 kg) in A♭. Rung from chancel. Fri. [website] SO567021
42.8 SW Tidenham, Gloucestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 9-2-9 (487 kg) in F♯. [website] ST555958
53.5 NE Lydney, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 10, 13-2-7 (689 kg) in F. PN shared Staunton; Newland; Lydney; Ruardean. Thu (3rd). [website] SO633025
63.7 NNW St Briavels, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 8, 10-2-2 (534 kg) in F♯. Mon (1st, 3rd). [website] SO558046
74.6 SW Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Mary, 10, 16-1-24 (836 kg) in E♭. Wed (not always: check). ST535939
85.5 N Clearwell, Gloucestershire, S Peter (GF), 4 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Unringable. [website] SO571079
96.1 E Berkeley, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 10, 21-1-3 (1081 kg) in E♭. Detached tower. Wed. [website] ST684990
106.2 SSE Thornbury, Gloucestershire, S Mary V (T), 8, 18-2-19 (948 kg) in D♯. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Tue. [website] ST633906
116.5 SW Mathern, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Tewdric (T), 6, 8-2-3 (433 kg) in A♭. Thu. ST523908
126.5 ESE Stone, Gloucestershire, All Saints, 6, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in C♯. Mon 19:00. [website] ST684954
136.6 NW Trellech, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Nicholas (T), 6, 7-1-8 (372 kg) in A. Mon. SO500054
146.7 NNW Newland, Gloucestershire, All Saints, 6, 16-1-14 (832 kg) in E. PN shared Staunton; Newland; Lydney; Ruardean. Thu (2nd). [website] SO552095
157.5 S Olveston, Gloucestershire, S Mary V (T), 8, 18-3-8 (956 kg) in F. Fri. [website] ST600872
167.6 WSW Shirenewton, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Thomas a Becket, 6, 5-2-2 (280 kg) in B♭. Normally upstairs but GF ringing also possible. Fri. ST478935
177.9 SSE Alveston, Gloucestershire, S Helen (T), 6, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] ST633874
188.2 W Wolvesnewton, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Thomas a Becket (GF), 3, 5-1-3 (268 kg) in D. Ringing currently not permitted. ST454997
198.2 ESE Tortworth, Gloucestershire, S Leonard (T), 6, 12-2-25 (646 kg) in G. Thu. ST704933
208.4 NW Cwmcarvan, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Clement (GF), 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G. Thu. SO477075
218.5 SE Tytherington, Gloucestershire, S James Greater (T), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Thu. ST668883
228.5 SE Cromhall, Gloucestershire, S Andrew, 6, 12-2-7 (638 kg) in G. Mon. ST692905
238.6 NNW Staunton, Gloucestershire, All Saints (GF), 6, 9-3-6 (498 kg) in G. PN shared Staunton; Newland; Lydney; Ruardean; rung from chancel. Thu (1st). [website] SO550126
248.9 E Stinchcombe, Gloucestershire, S Cyr, 6, 9-3-20 (504 kg) in G. Thu. [website] ST729988
259 NW Mitchel Troy, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Michael (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C. No regular ringing; ropes fall in a straight line. SO492103
269.2 SW Caldicot, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Mary, 8, 12-3-10 (652 kg) in F. PN: check with contact. ST483886
279.3 NE Awre, Gloucestershire, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 10-0-21 (518 kg) in G. Fri. [website] SO708080
289.5 ESE North Nibley, Gloucestershire, S Martin (T), 6, 9-2-25 (494 kg) in G. [website] ST735961
299.5 W Llangwm Uchaf, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Jerome (GF), 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B. Unringable. SO433005
309.5 S Almondsbury, Gloucestershire, S Mary V (T), 8, 20-2-13 (1047 kg) in D. Mon. [website] ST603840
319.8 NNW Monmouth, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Mary V, 8, 16-3-1 (851 kg) in E. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Tue. SO508129
329.8 NNW Dixton, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Peter (GF), 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable. SO519135
339.9 ENE Slimbridge, Gloucestershire, S John Ev, 6, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in F♯. [website] SO740035
3410 NE Newnham on Severn, Gloucestershire, S Peter (T), 8, 11-0-3 (560 kg) in G. [website] SO690115
3510.3 N English Bicknor, Gloucestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 7-2-10 (386 kg) in A♭. Anticlockwise. [website] SO581158
3610.3 NE Arlingham, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. [website] SO706106
3710.4 NNE Littledean, Gloucestershire, S Ethelbert, 8, 8-2-12 (437 kg) in G. [website] SO672135
3810.6 NW Dingestow, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Dingad (GF), 6, 8-0-9 (411 kg) in F♯. 5th (8-0-16) is heavier than tenor. Thu. SO457104
3910.6 E Dursley, Gloucestershire, S James Gt, 8, 19-2-9 (995 kg) in E. Thu. [website] ST756981
4010.6 E Cam, Gloucestershire, S George (T), 6, 12-3-26 (660 kg) in F. Tue. [website] ST757993
4110.7 SE Wickwar, Gloucestershire, Holy Trinity, 6, 11-3-1 (597 kg) in G. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. ST723889
4210.8 ENE Frampton on Severn, Gloucestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 9-3-7 (498 kg) in G. [website] SO743069
4311 WNW Llandenny, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S John, 6 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A♭. Derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: 2,3,5-8 of 8. SO415039
4411.3 WSW Penhow, Newport, Gwent, Wales, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 5-2-16 (287 kg) in B♭. No regular ringing; rung from aisle : south. ST424908
4511.4 ESE Wotton under Edge, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 8, 18-2-0 (940 kg) in F. Tue. ST760934
4611.5 SSE Iron Acton, Gloucestershire, S James Less, 6, 15½ cwt (~790 kg) in F. [website] ST680834
4711.6 E Coaley, Gloucestershire, S Bartholomew (GF), 6, 11-2-2 (585 kg) in G. Probably the last ring to have been cast at Gloucester. [website] SO771017
4811.6 N Ruardean, Gloucestershire, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 14-2-14 (743 kg) in F. PN shared Staunton; Newland; Lydney; Ruardean; county books / pNBR info discrepant. Thu (4th). [website] SO621176
4911.6 NW Rockfield, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Cenedlon (GF), 3, 6¾ cwt (~340 kg) in C. No regular ringing; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SO481148
5011.9 SSE Frampton Cotterell, Gloucestershire, S Peter (T), 6, 14-1-11 (729 kg) in E. Tue. [website] ST667820