Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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255173.2 W Pen-y-fai, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales, All Saints (T), 6, 14-1-15 (731 kg) in F♯. Mon 19:00. SS893818
255273.2 NNE Burton Hastings, Warwickshire, S Botolph, 5, 6-3-9 (347 kg) in B. [website] SP409899
255373.2 NNE Welford, Northamptonshire, S Mary V (GF;S;T), 8, 12-1-26 (634 kg) in F♯. Mon (1st, 3rd). [website] SP641803
255473.2 SW Combe Raleigh, Devon, S Nicholas (S;T), 6, 5-2-19 (288 kg) in B. Mon 15:00. [website] ST158023
255573.2 NW Leintwardine, Herefordshire, S Mary Magd, 8, 13½ cwt (~690 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] SO404740
255673.3 ENE Offley, Hertfordshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 14-3-20 (758 kg) in F. TL145268
255773.3 N Wombourne, Staffordshire, S Benedict Biscop, 8, 9-2-13 (489 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] SO876931
255873.3 ENE King's Walden, Hertfordshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F♯. [website] TL160235
255973.3 WNW Crickadarn, Powys, Wales, S Mary, 4 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Unringable; ropes fall in sequence: 1,2,4,3. SO089422
256073.3 NW Evancoyd, Powys, Wales, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 8-0-20 (415 kg) in A. Unringable; rung from porch. SO262626
256173.3 E Kensington, Greater London, S Mary Abbots (S), 10, 31-0-4 (1577 kg) in C♯. Thu. TQ256797
256273.3 E Kilburn, Greater London, S Augustine, 8, 8-1-0 (419 kg) in A. Mon. TQ255831
256373.3 E Finchley, Greater London, S Mary, 8, 8-0-25 (418 kg) in A♭. TQ249905
256473.3 WSW Clayhanger, Devon, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; half wheels; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. ST021229
256573.3 N Coseley, West Midlands, Christ Church (T), 8, 11-2-5 (586 kg) in G. Tue. SO946942
256673.3 WSW Hockworthy, Devon, S Simon & S Jude, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Unringable. ST039195
256773.4 N Wishaw, Warwickshire, S Chad, 3, 6-0-6 (308 kg) in B♭. [website] SP176945
256873.4 NE Scaldwell, Northamptonshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF;S;T), 5, 10-0-7 (511 kg) in G. PN shared: Walgrave (occasionally only); Scaldwell(1,3,5). Wed (1st, 3rd, 5th) 19:00. [website] SP768725
256973.4 WSW Wootton Courtenay, Somerset, All Saints (GF), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. [website] SS938434
257073.4 E Kilburn, Greater London, S Mary (T), 6, 9-3-22 (505 kg) in G. TQ256840
257173.5 NNE Bitteswell, Leicestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 8-1-10 (424 kg) in A♭. Wed 20:00. SP537858
257273.5 E Merton, Greater London, S John Div (T), 10, 11-3-27 (609 kg) in G. TQ258698
257373.5 NNE Naseby, Northamptonshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 12-3-19 (656 kg) in E. SP688781
257473.5 NNE Nuneaton, Warwickshire, S Nicolas, 8, 14-1-5 (726 kg) in E. [website] SP365916
257573.6 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
257673.6 E Barnet, Greater London, S John Bapt, 8, 22-3-15 (1163 kg) in D. Mon. [website] TQ245964
257773.6 E Kingswood, Surrey, S Andrew, 6, 17½ cwt (~890 kg) in E. Thu 20:00. [website] TQ242555
257873.6 NW Norton, Powys, Wales, S Andrew (GF), 3, 2-0-7 (105 kg) in G♯. Church closed; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 5. SO304672
257973.6 SW Honiton, Devon, S Paul, 8, 12-2-27 (647 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] ST163007
258073.7 NE Harrold, Bedfordshire, S Peter & All Saints (T), 6, 13-0-6 (663 kg) in F♯. Fri (alt). SP953566
258173.7 ESE Leigh, Surrey, S Bartholomew, 6, 7-2-20 (390 kg) in A. Thu. [website] TQ224469
258273.7 NNW Quatford, Shropshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 3, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. Tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 5. SO738907
258373.7 ESE 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
258473.7 E Sutton, Greater London, All Saints, Benhilton (T), 8, 13-2-6 (689 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] TQ258652
258573.7 NNE Claybrooke, Leicestershire, S Peter (T), 8, 13-3-10 (703 kg) in E♭. Wed 20:00. SP496879
258673.8 N Wednesbury, West Midlands, S Bartholomew, 10, 24-0-18 (1227 kg) in E♭. Fri. SO987953
258773.8 SW Honiton, Devon, S Michael, Old Church, 6, 22½ cwt (~1140 kg) in E♭. Church closed; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; only limited ringing allowed on front four only. SY166999
258873.8 NE Biddenham, Bedfordshire, S James, 8, 12-3-18 (656 kg) in G. Thu. TL013499
258973.8 NNE Haselbech, Northamptonshire, S Michael (GF), 8, 15-0-12 (767 kg) in F♯. Fri PN shared: Maidwell; Haselbech. Fri (1st). [website] SP711773
259073.9 ESE Storrington, West Sussex, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 9-1-7 (473 kg) in A. Fri. TQ085140
259173.9 ESE Horsham, West Sussex, S Mary V (T), 10, 22-2-24 (1154 kg) in E♭. Tue. TQ170302
259273.9 NNW Cleobury North, Shropshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 3, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in G. No stays or sliders. SO623870
259373.9 E Westminster, Greater London, Queen's Tower, Imperial College London, 10, 38-1-15 (1950 kg) in D♭. [website] TQ266792
259473.9 N Great Barr, West Midlands, S Margaret (T), 6, 9-1-15 (477 kg) in G. Fri 20:00. SP048958
259573.9 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
259673.9 NW Llandeilo Graban, Powys, Wales, S Teilo (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Ropes fall in a straight line. SO093446
259773.9 WSW Selworthy, Somerset, All Saints (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. No regular ringing. [website] SS919468
259873.9 E Banstead, Surrey, All Saints (GF), 8, 21-0-27 (1079 kg) in E♭. Wed 20:00. [website] TQ254596
259974 E Monken Hadley, Greater London, S Mary V, 8, 10-2-21 (543 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] TQ250974
260074 WSW Uffculme, Devon, S Mary V (GF), 8, 21-3-6 (1108 kg) in E♭. Mon. ST068127