Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Farnborough, Berkshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. [website] SU435819
21.7 SSW Brightwalton, Berkshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 8-1-21 (429 kg) in G. [website] SU426793
32.9 SSW Chaddleworth, Berkshire, S Andrew (GF), 4, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. [website] SU411779
43.3 SSE Peasemore, Berkshire, S Barnabas, 6, 8-0-11 (411 kg) in A. [website] SU457770
53.3 N Lockinge, Oxfordshire, All Saints, 4 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in G. Unringable. SU428872
63.7 E East Ilsley, Berkshire, S Mary (GF), 8, 8-1-13 (425 kg) in G. Mon. [website] SU493809
73.7 SE Beedon, Berkshire, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 6¼ cwt (~320 kg) in B. [website] SU482781
84 N Ardington, Oxfordshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 6 U/R, 6-1-25 (329 kg) in A. Unringable. SU431883
94 NNE West Hendred, Oxfordshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. PN alternates with East Hendred. Wed (alt). SU447882
104.2 NE Chilton, Oxfordshire, All Saints (T), 6, 7-2-3 (382 kg) in A. PN shared: Chilton; Harwell. Mon (2nd, 4th). [website] SU489859
114.2 WNW Letcombe Bassett, Oxfordshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3, 4-1-7 (219 kg) in C. SU373849
124.4 NNW Wantage, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 21-2-15 (1099 kg) in D. Tue. [website] SU396879
134.4 NNE East Hendred, Oxfordshire, S Augustine of Canterbury, 6, 22 cwt (~1120 kg) in E♭. PN alternates with West Hendred; tuning: 2-7 of 10. Tue (alt). SU459886
144.4 NW Letcombe Regis, Oxfordshire, S Andrew, 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. SU380864
155.3 SW Great Shefford, Berkshire, S Mary, 6, 7-0-7 (359 kg) in A♭. Anticlockwise; round tower. Wed (check with contact). [website] SU380753
165.4 SSE Chieveley, Berkshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 11-0-3 (560 kg) in F. Wed. [website] SU474740
175.5 WSW East Garston, Berkshire, All Saints, 6, 17 cwt (~860 kg) in E. One bell (or more) cracked or broken. PN: by arrangement. SU361770
185.7 SSW Welford, Berkshire, S Gregory Gt, 5 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in sequence: 1,3,4,2,5; round tower; tuning: 1-5 of 8. [website] SU408731
195.7 NE Harwell, Oxfordshire, S Matthew (T), 8, 16-1-26 (837 kg) in E. PN shared: Chilton; Harwell. Thu (1st, 3rd). [website] SU492890
205.8 ESE Compton Parva, Berkshire, S Mary & S Nicholas (T), 6, 9-0-27 (469 kg) in A♭. Thu. [website] SU526796
215.9 NW Childrey, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 8, 12-0-4 (611 kg) in A♭. Wed. SU359878
226.2 NNE Steventon, Oxfordshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 11-2-7 (587 kg) in F. Mon. SU464914
236.4 S Boxford, Berkshire, S Andrew (T), 5 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A♭. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 8. [website] SU428716
246.5 ENE Blewbury, Oxfordshire, S Michael & All Angels, 8, 19-0-13 (971 kg) in E. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Fri. SU531859
256.5 WNW Sparsholt, Oxfordshire, Holy Cross (GF), 4, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in A. SU346875
266.8 ESE Hampstead Norreys, Berkshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 11-0-5 (561 kg) in G. [website] SU529762
276.8 NE East Hagbourne, Oxfordshire, S Andrew, 8, 21½ cwt (~1090 kg) in E♭. Tue. SU525881
287 NNW Denchworth, Oxfordshire, S James, 4 U/R, 4-3-3 (243 kg) in D♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. SU380917
297 WSW Lambourn, Berkshire, S Michael & All Angels, 8, 20-2-0 (1041 kg) in D. [website] SU326789
307 NNW West Hanney, Oxfordshire, S James Gt (GF), 6, 18-1-9 (931 kg) in E. Wed. SU406928
317.2 NNE Milton, Oxfordshire, S Blaise (GF;T), 8, 6-3-26 (355 kg) in B. Tue. SU485924
327.5 NE Didcot, Oxfordshire, All Saints (GF;T), 3, 5-1-4 (269 kg) in C♯. No regular ringing; tuning: 1,2,4 of 5. SU519905
337.5 ESE Aldworth, Berkshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 3, 9-1-22 (480 kg) in A♭. SU553793
348 ENE Aston Tirrold, Oxfordshire, S Michael, 6, 11-2-23 (595 kg) in F♯. Wed. SU556860
358.1 NNE Drayton, Oxfordshire, S Peter (GF;T), 8, 9-1-20 (479 kg) in G. Mon. SU480941
368.2 NNW Lyford, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 2-1-24 (125 kg) in G. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SU390942
378.7 ESE Yattendon, Berkshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 6-3-14 (349 kg) in B♭. [website] SU554745
388.8 NNE Sutton Courtenay, Oxfordshire, All Saints, 8, 12-0-17 (617 kg) in F. Mon 19:00. SU504941
398.8 SSE Shaw, Berkshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 7-0-12 (361 kg) in A. No regular ringing. [website] SU474683
408.8 S Speen, Berkshire, S Mary (T), 6, 12-2-12 (640 kg) in G. Thu. [website] SU455678
419.1 NNE Culham, Oxfordshire, S Paul, 6 U/R, 6-3-8 (347 kg) in C. Unringable; anticlockwise. SU501949
429.2 ENE North Moreton, Oxfordshire, All Saints (T), 6, 13-0-18 (669 kg) in G. Mon. SU561895
439.2 NW Stanford in the Vale, Oxfordshire, S Denys, 8, 8-1-17 (427 kg) in G♯. Tue. SU341934
449.3 N Marcham, Oxfordshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. Mon. [website] SU451968
459.4 NE Appleford, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable. SU530937
469.4 WNW Uffington, Oxfordshire, S Mary, 6, 12-3-17 (655 kg) in E♭. Tue (with exceptions). SU302893
479.5 SSE Newbury, Berkshire, S Nicolas, 10, 21-2-1 (1093 kg) in D. Mon. [website] SU470671
489.7 ENE Cholsey, Oxfordshire, S Mary (T), 8, 10-1-11 (526 kg) in G. Tue 20:00. SU583870
499.8 E Moulsford, Oxfordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in D♭. SU591841
509.8 SSW Kintbury, Berkshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 12-1-14 (629 kg) in E. Thu. [website] SU383670