Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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5451137.7 N Sixhills, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. TF170871
5452137.7 NE Bacton, Norfolk, S Andrew (GF), 6, 7-0-3 (357 kg) in B♭. TG335336
5453137.8 NW Ellesmere, Shropshire, S Mary (S), 8, 18-0-18 (923 kg) in E♭. Fri 20:00. [website] SJ402348
5454137.8 NE Walcott, Norfolk, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: 2-6 of 12. TG360317
5455137.9 WSW Kingskerswell, Devon, S Mary (T), 8, 7-0-3 (357 kg) in G♯. Wed. SX875678
5456137.9 WSW Newton Abbot, Devon, S Leonard's Tower, 8, 7-3-10 (398 kg) in A♭. Tower of former church of S Leonard (Anglican). SX858712
5457138 N Springthorpe, Lincolnshire, S George & S Laurence (GF), 4, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in G. 3rd (9-3-6) is heavier than tenor. SK875897
5458138 NW Hanmer, Wrexham, Clwyd, Wales, S Chad (GF), 6, 17-0-0 (864 kg) in F♯. Thu. SJ454397
5459138 NE Winterton, Norfolk, All Saints, 6 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in B♭. Unringable. TG491194
5460138.1 WSW Highweek, Devon, All Saints (T), 8, 11-1-11 (577 kg) in F♯. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). SX851720
5461138.1 NE Hempstead, Norfolk, S Andrew, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable. TG403284
5462138.1 WSW Bovey Tracey, Devon, S Peter, S Paul, & S Thomas of Canterbury (S;T), 8, 14-2-26 (748 kg) in F♯. Mon. SX820786
5463138.1 NNW Sandbach, Cheshire, S Mary (S), 8, 13-1-5 (675 kg) in F. Thu. SJ759607
5464138.2 N Mattersey, Nottinghamshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 6-2-14 (337 kg) in B♭. 4th (7-1-26) is heavier than tenor. Wed 18:00. SK690893
5465138.2 WSW Torquay, Devon, S George & S Mary, Cockington, 6, 8-2-9 (436 kg) in A♭. Thu. SX890637
5466138.2 NNW Acton, Cheshire, S Mary, 6, 13-0-8 (664 kg) in F. Tue. SJ631530
5467138.2 N Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, All Saints (T), 8, 19-1-24 (989 kg) in E. Mon. SK814901
5468138.2 NNE Legbourne, Lincolnshire, All Saints (GF;T), 5, 8-0-0 (406 kg) in A♭. TF367844
5469138.3 N West Rasen, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg). Unringable. TF064892
5470138.3 WSW Newton Abbot, Devon, S Mary, Wolborough (S;T), 8, 15-3-27 (812 kg) in F. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Fri. SX854703
5471138.3 N North Willingham, Lincolnshire, S Thomas, 3 U/R, 5-2-12 (285 kg) in C♯. Unringable; anticlockwise. TF163882
5472138.3 NE Happisburgh, Norfolk, S Mary V (T), 8, 10-0-22 (518 kg) in G. [website] TG379311
5473138.4 WSW King's Nympton, Devon, S James Ap (GF), 6, 13-1-10 (678 kg) in F♯. Mon. SS682194
5474138.4 N Beckingham, Nottinghamshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line. Mon. SK778902
5475138.5 N Market Rasen, Lincolnshire, S Thomas Ap, 8, 8-2-15 (439 kg) in A. Wed. [website] TF106892
5476138.5 N Middle Rasen, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 6-3-13 (349 kg) in G. TF087895
5477138.5 WSW Zeal Monachorum, Devon, S Peter (GF), 6, 8-0-26 (418 kg) in G♯. SS719040
5478138.5 W West Buckland, Devon, S Peter (GF), 6, 7-0-22 (366 kg) in A. SS656313
5479138.6 W Filleigh, Devon, S Paul (GF), 6, 6-0-12 (310 kg) in B. SS662280
5480138.6 NNE Sutton on Sea, Lincolnshire, S Clement (GF), 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg). Unringable. TF520808
5481138.6 N Handsworth, South Yorkshire, S Mary, 8, 12-0-2 (611 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK410862
5482138.7 NNW Hathersage, Derbyshire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 11-2-10 (589 kg) in F♯. PN shared with Bamford in the Peak. Thu (2nd, 4th). SK233818
5483138.7 N Glentham, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. TF003904
5484138.7 N Laughton en le Morthen, South Yorkshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 10-0-6 (511 kg) in F♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SK517882
5485138.7 WSW Abbotskerswell, Devon, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. SX855687
5486138.7 WSW Bow, Devon, S Bartholomew (GF), 6, 14-0-4 (713 kg) in F♯. Thu. SS727006
5487138.7 NW Tushingham, Cheshire, S Chad (T), 6, 11-1-7 (575 kg) in G♯. Thu. SJ522464
5488138.7 W Llangyfelach, Swansea, West Glamorgan, Wales, S David & S Cyfelach (GF), 4, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Detached tower. Fri 18:30. SS646989
5489138.8 N Gringley on the Hill, Nottinghamshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 14-3-20 (758 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK735906
5490138.8 NNE Welton le Wold, Lincolnshire, S Martin (T), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Ropes fall in a straight line. TF273873
5491138.8 W Bratton Fleming, Devon, S Peter (T), 6, 14-2-0 (737 kg) in F. Fri. SS642377
5492138.9 W Satterleigh, Devon, S Peter, 3 U/R, 3 cwt (~150 kg) in F. Unringable; half wheels; tuning: (approx) 2,5,6 of 12. SS668225
5493138.9 WNW Llanidloes, Powys, Wales, S Idloes (GF;T), 8, 8¾ cwt (~440 kg) in A♯. Wed 18:00. SN953846
5494138.9 WSW Chulmleigh, Devon, S Mary Magd, 8, 22-0-26 (1129 kg) in D. Thu. SS686141
5495138.9 WNW Llangadog, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Cadoc, 4 U/R, 4-1-25 (227 kg) in C. Unringable; 3rd (4-3-26) is heavier than tenor. SN706284
5496139.1 NNW Sutton, Cheshire, S James (GF), 6, 11-3-15 (604 kg) in G. Wed. SJ929712
5497139.2 WSW Brixham, Devon, S Mary, Higher Brixham (T), 10, 17-0-4 (865 kg) in E. Thu. SX921551
5498139.2 N Corringham, Lincolnshire, S Lawrence (GF), 6, 12-2-13 (641 kg) in G. Thu. SK871916
5499139.2 NW Meifod, Powys, Wales, S Tysilio & S Mary, 3 U/R, 8¾ cwt (~440 kg). Unringable. SJ155131
5500139.2 WSW Coldridge, Devon, S Matthew (GF), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G♯. Fri. SS698076