Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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275175.7 NE Bletsoe, Bedfordshire, S Mary, 6, 11-0-16 (566 kg) in F♯. TL023583
275275.8 NNE Peatling Magna, Leicestershire, All Saints, 4, 13-0-0 (660 kg) in F. SP594924
275375.8 SW Axmouth, Devon, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. An exceptionally unusual and interesting bellframe (JGMS); unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SY256910
275475.9 NNE Cosby, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 12-0-3 (611 kg) in F♯. Mon. SP547948
275575.9 E Pimlico, Greater London, S Gabriel, 8, 15-3-10 (805 kg) in E. TQ290783
275676 ESE Rusper, West Sussex, S Mary Magd, 8, 12¾ cwt (~650 kg) in F. Thu. TQ205373
275776 WSW Brompton Regis, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF;T), 6, 11-2-12 (590 kg) in F♯. Ringing temporarily suspended. [website] SS951314
275876 NE Rushden, Northamptonshire, S Mary (T), 8, 18-0-17 (922 kg) in E. Fri 20:00. [website] SP957665
275976 ENE Knebworth, Hertfordshire, S Mary & S Thomas a Becket (GF;T), 8, 12¾ cwt (~650 kg) in G. Fri. [website] TL230210
276076 SE Storrington, West Sussex, Priory & Parish Ch of Our Lady of England (RC) (GF), 3, 9-0-25 (469 kg) in A. Tuning: 1,3,5 of 6. TQ083141
276176 N Tamworth, Staffordshire, S Editha (S), 10, 21-2-9 (1096 kg) in E♭. Access by double helix staircase. Wed. SK207040
276276 E Carshalton, Greater London, All Saints, 8, 11-0-6 (562 kg) in F♯. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ279644
276376.1 E Clapham, Greater London, Holy Trinity (T), 6, 6-0-21 (314 kg) in B♭. Tue. [website] TQ291753
276476.1 NNW Rushbury, Shropshire, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 5-3-4 (294 kg) in B♭. SO513918
276576.1 NNE Lubenham, Leicestershire, All Saints, 6, 8-0-24 (417 kg) in A. Wed. SP705870
276676.1 WNW Defynnog, Powys, Wales, S Cynog, 6, 14-2-7 (740 kg) in F♯. Thu. SN925279
276776.1 NNE Earl Shilton, Leicestershire, S Simon & S Jude, 8, 11-3-13 (603 kg) in A♭. Wed 20:00. SP471981
276876.2 SE Storrington, West Sussex, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 9-1-7 (473 kg) in A. Fri. TQ085140
276976.2 E Northaw, Hertfordshire, S Thomas of Canterbury (GF), 6, 12-3-14 (654 kg) in G. Mon. [website] TL279023
277076.2 NE Isham, Northamptonshire, S Peter (GF), 6, 9-1-0 (470 kg) in G. SP884739
277176.2 E Westminster, Greater London, S Stephen, 8, 23-0-0 (1168 kg) in C♯. [website] TQ295790
277276.2 SW Northleigh, Devon, S Giles (GF), 4, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in B♭. SY195958
277376.2 NNE Arnesby, Leicestershire, S Peter (T), 6, 7-0-1 (356 kg) in A. SP617921
277476.2 ENE Cople, Bedfordshire, All Saints (T), 6, 8-0-22 (416 kg) in A♭. Anticlockwise; 5th (8-1-22) is heavier than tenor. TL103484
277576.2 E Pimlico, Greater London, S Saviour (S), 8, 7-1-20 (377 kg) in G. TQ295782
277676.2 ESE Reigate, Surrey, S Mark, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). Steel bells; unringable. TQ254508
277776.2 W Newton Nottage, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 8¾ cwt (~440 kg) in B♭. Mon (not always: check). SS836774
277876.3 NNW Boningale, Shropshire, S Chad (GF), 3, 3-3-26 (202 kg) in B. Anticlockwise. [website] SJ811026
277976.3 NNW Beckbury, Shropshire, S Milburga (GF), 6, 4-2-18 (237 kg) in D♭. [website] SJ765015
278076.3 E Clapham, Greater London, Our Immaculate Lady of Victories (RC), 8, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Ringing prohibited; tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). [website] TQ295752
278176.3 ESE Thakeham, West Sussex, S Mary (GF), 6, 9-1-3 (471 kg) in A. Wed. TQ109173
278276.4 NE Finedon, Northamptonshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 21-2-23 (1103 kg) in D. SP912719
278376.4 SW Seaton, Devon, S Gregory, 8, 11-0-4 (561 kg) in F♯. SY247905
278476.4 WSW Huntsham, Devon, All Saints, 8, 8-0-27 (419 kg) in A♭. CC recognised Ringing Centre; ART Teaching Centre: Troyte Ringing Centre. [website] ST001204
278576.4 WSW Porlock, Somerset, S Dubricius (T), 6, 9-3-23 (506 kg) in G. Wed (not always: check). [website] SS886466
278676.4 E Holborn, Greater London, S Giles in the Fields (T), 8, 14-0-16 (718 kg) in F. Tue 18:00 & Thu (exc 4th) 12:30. TQ299812
278776.4 NNE Sutton Cheney, Leicestershire, S James (GF), 6, 6-0-27 (317 kg) in A. Wed (exc 1st). SK416004
278876.4 NW Llangunllo, Powys, Wales, S Cynllo, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SO211712
278976.5 SE Lyminster, West Sussex, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 9-2-12 (488 kg) in G. Mon PN alternates: Lyminster:1st,3rd; Arundel: 2nd,4th. Mon (1st, 3rd). TQ022047
279076.5 NNW Bourton, Shropshire, Holy Trinity, 4 U/R, 2½ cwt (~130 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 5. SO597963
279176.5 SW Awliscombe, Devon, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 19-2-0 (991 kg) in F. PN alternates with Buckerell. Tue (alt). ST133018
279276.5 E Westminster, Greater London, Collegiate Ch of S Peter, 10, 30-1-15 (1544 kg) in D. [website] TQ300795
279376.5 NNW Willey, Shropshire, S John Div, 5, 4-3-9 (245 kg) in B. Ringing restricted (invitees only). SO672991
279476.5 NNW Acton Scott, Shropshire, S Margaret, 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SO453894
279576.5 ENE Southill, Bedfordshire, All Saints, 6, 11-3-3 (598 kg) in F♯. TL145422
279676.5 NE Thorpe Malsor, Northamptonshire, All Saints, 6 U/R, 6-3-19 (352 kg) in B♭. Unringable. SP833790
279776.5 N Codsall, Staffordshire, S Nicholas (T), 8, 9-2-21 (492 kg) in G. Wed. [website] SJ866040
279876.5 E Westminster, Greater London, S Martin in the Fields, 12, 29-1-1 (1486 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Mon (see tower website). [website] TQ300805
279976.5 NW Builth Wells, Powys, Wales, S Mary, 6, 6-2-17 (338 kg) in B♭. Thu. SO039510
280076.5 ENE Little Wymondley, Hertfordshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 2-3-22 (150 kg) in E. TL216272