Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
My Favourites # Miles Dove's Guide Entry Grid Ref
Use Lat/Long
OSM
Use GMaps
10 Compton Dando, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 14½ cwt (~740 kg) in F. Mon (not always: check). [website] ST645646
21.4 WSW Publow, Somerset, All Saints, 6, 21-0-16 (1074 kg) in D. Wed (not always: check). [website] ST623641
31.6 NNW Queen Charlton, Somerset, S Margaret (GF), 6, 7-1-18 (376 kg) in A♭. Rung from chancel. Tue (by arrangement). [website] ST634670
41.9 SE Marksbury, Somerset, S Peter (T), 6 U/R, 9-0-9 (461 kg) in G. Unringable; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. [website] ST666623
52.7 NNE Keynsham, Somerset, S John Bapt (S), 8, 24-3-27 (1270 kg) in D. Thu. [website] ST654688
62.7 SSE Farmborough, Somerset, All Saints (T), 6, 9-0-10 (462 kg) in F. Wed. [website] ST661605
73.1 WSW Stanton Drew, Somerset, S Mary V (T), 6, 13-1-8 (677 kg) in F♯. Wed (not always: check) 20:00. [website] ST597631
83.1 E Corston, Somerset, All Saints, 8, 9-2-25 (494 kg) in A♭. PN alternates: Corston; Newton St Loe. Fri (alt). [website] ST694652
93.5 E Newton St Loe, Somerset, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 9-3-18 (503 kg) in F. PN alternates: Corston; Newton St Loe. Fri (alt). [website] ST701648
103.6 ENE Kelston, Somerset, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 10-2-24 (544 kg) in F♯. [website] ST698669
113.7 NE Bitton, Gloucestershire, S Mary (T), 8, 14-1-4 (726 kg) in E. Mon. [website] ST681693
123.8 SSW Clutton, Somerset, S Augustine of Hippo (T), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Wed (not always: check). [website] ST622589
133.9 SE Priston, Somerset, S Luke, 6, 13-1-14 (679 kg) in E. Tue (not always: check). [website] ST692604
144 SSE Timsbury, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Thu. [website] ST667586
154.1 S High Littleton, Somerset, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 6-3-19 (352 kg) in B♭. PN shared: High Littleton(1,3,5); Paulton(2,4). Wed (1st, 3rd, 5th). [website] ST645579
164.1 NNW Bristol, City of Bristol, S Luke, Brislington, 6, 13-3-23 (709 kg) in F. Mon. [website] ST620707
174.3 SW Stowey, Somerset, S Nicholas & BVM (GF), 6, 6-2-4 (332 kg) in A. Wed. [website] ST599594
184.3 WSW Chew Magna, Somerset, S Andrew (T), 8, 28-0-21 (1432 kg) in C♯. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Tue (1st, 3rd). [website] ST576632
194.5 ESE Englishcombe, Somerset, S Peter (GF), 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise; rung from chancel; tuning: (approx) 2,4-7 of 12. [website] ST716628
204.9 E Bath, Somerset, S Michael, Twerton on Avon (GF), 8, 13-1-7 (676 kg) in F♯. [website] ST723647
215 S Paulton, Somerset, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 8-2-24 (443 kg) in A. PN shared: High Littleton(1,3,5); Paulton(2,4). Wed (2nd, 4th). [website] ST649565
225 NNW Bristol, City of Bristol, Holy Nativity, Knowle (T), 8, 12-2-3 (636 kg) in G. Mon. [website] ST602714
235.2 SSE Camerton, Somerset, S Peter (T), 6, 9-1-15 (477 kg) in G♯. Tue. [website] ST686574
245.3 SE Dunkerton, Somerset, All Saints, 6, 5-0-18 (262 kg) in C. Wed. [website] ST711593
255.4 ENE Bath, Somerset, All Saints, Weston (GF), 8, 12-0-21 (619 kg) in F♯. [website] ST730663
265.6 S Farrington Gurney, Somerset, S John Bapt, 3 U/R, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in B. Unringable. [website] ST634557
275.6 WNW Dundry, Somerset, S Michael (T), 6, 14-2-23 (747 kg) in F. Mon 20:00. [website] ST557668
285.6 NNE Warmley, Gloucestershire, S Barnabas, 8, 15-0-20 (771 kg) in G. Wed. [website] ST673732
295.7 SSW Hinton Blewett, Somerset, S Margaret, 5, 9-2-18 (491 kg) in G. [website] ST594569
305.7 WSW Chew Stoke, Somerset, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 10-3-10 (551 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] ST556619
315.9 NW Bristol, City of Bristol, S Mary V, Redcliffe, 12, 50-2-21 (2575 kg) in B. Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭. Thu 19:00. [website] ST590723
325.9 NW Bristol, City of Bristol, S Paul, Southville (T), 6, 7-2-0 (381 kg) in A. Tue. [website] ST584719
336 NNW Bristol, City of Bristol, S Ambrose, Whitehall (T), 10, 11-1-21 (581 kg) in G. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Fri (alt 4th: check). [website] ST618739
346.1 NNW Bristol, City of Bristol, S Philip & S Jacob (T), 8, 19-0-11 (970 kg) in E. Tue (not always: check) 19:00. [website] ST594729
356.1 NW Bristol, City of Bristol, S Thomas M (T), 8, 27-3-25 (1421 kg) in D. One bell (or more) from ring unringable: tenor; ringing temporarily suspended. [website] ST591727
366.3 NW Bristol, City of Bristol, All Saints (T), 8, 16-0-22 (823 kg) in E. [website] ST588730
376.3 NW Bristol, City of Bristol, Christ Church, 10, 20 cwt (~1020 kg) in D. Mon (2nd). [website] ST588730
386.3 ESE Combe Hay, Somerset, dedication unknown, 4 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1-4 of 6. [website] ST734598
396.3 W Winford, Somerset, BVM & S Peter (T), 8, 13-3-26 (710 kg) in E. Mon (by arrangement). [website] ST543650
406.3 NW Bristol, City of Bristol, Cath Ch of Holy & Undivided Trinity (T), 8, 21-0-1 (1067 kg) in E♭. Fri (3rd: with exceptions). [website] ST583727
416.3 NW Bristol, City of Bristol, S Stephen M, 12, 19-1-17 (986 kg) in E. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Mon (exc 2nd). [website] ST586729
426.4 NW Bristol, City of Bristol, S Mark, Lord Mayor's Chapel, 6, 9-3-13 (501 kg) in G. [website] ST584728
436.4 NW Bristol, City of Bristol, S John Bapt, (S John on the Wall), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F. No regular ringing. [website] ST587731
446.4 E Bath, Somerset, S Stephen, Lansdown (T), 6, 2-3-9 (144 kg) in F. Mon 18:45. [website] ST748660
456.4 E Bath, Somerset, Christ Church, Walcot (T), 8, 13-0-4 (662 kg) in G. Sat 09:30. [website] ST748654
466.5 NNW Bristol, City of Bristol, Priory Ch of S James (RC) (T), 10, 27¼ cwt (~1380 kg) in D. Former church of S James (Anglican) (until 1993). Fri (alt 4th: check). [website] ST589734
476.5 E Bath, Somerset, S Michael (T), 8, 14-1-9 (728 kg) in E♭. [website] ST750650
486.6 NW Bristol, City of Bristol, S Michael on the Mount, Without, 6, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in G. Ringing currently not permitted. [website] ST585732
496.6 S Midsomer Norton, Somerset, S John Bapt (GF;T), 12, 21-1-15 (1086 kg) in E♭. [website] ST662541
506.6 E Bath, Somerset, Abbey Ch of S Peter & S Paul, 10, 33-0-25 (1688 kg) in C. Anticlockwise. Mon. [website] ST751647