Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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1951187.3 NE Twyning, Gloucestershire, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 9-3-16 (503 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] SO893360
1952187.4 ENE Fareham, Hampshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 10, 11-2-27 (596 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] SU581065
1953187.4 NE Malvern Link, Worcestershire, S Matthias (T), 10, 16-2-3 (840 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] SO783478
1954187.5 ENE Alverstoke, Hampshire, S Mary, 8, 13-1-19 (682 kg) in F♯. Fri. [website] SZ601988
1955187.5 NE Compton Abdale, Gloucestershire, S Oswald, 6, 6-3-4 (345 kg) in A♭. [website] SP059165
1956187.5 ENE Easton, Hampshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 6-2-23 (341 kg) in B♭. Thu. [website] SU509322
1957187.6 ENE Bishops Waltham, Hampshire, S Peter (GF), 8, 10-3-2 (547 kg) in F. Mon. [website] SU555176
1958187.6 NE Coln St Aldwyns, Gloucestershire, S John Bapt, 8, 7-2-26 (393 kg) in A♭. [website] SP143051
1959187.7 ENE Wickham, Hampshire, S Nicholas, 6, 8-2-14 (438 kg) in A♭. Thu. [website] SU575114
1960187.8 NE Ashchurch, Gloucestershire, S Nicholas (T), 8, 11-2-24 (595 kg) in F♯. Fri. [website] SO927334
1961188 ENE Martyr Worthy, Hampshire, S Swithun (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. [website] SU515327
1962188 ENE Whitchurch, Hampshire, All Hallows (GF;T), 10, 26-1-4 (1335 kg) in D♭. Mon. [website] SU459477
1963188.1 NE Woolstone, Gloucestershire, S Martin of Tours (GF), 6, 4-3-8 (245 kg) in D. Sat (3rd). [website] SO961302
1964188.1 NE Hatherop, Gloucestershire, S Nicholas, 6, 7-1-17 (376 kg) in A. [website] SP153050
1965188.2 NE Madresfield, Worcestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 9-2-1 (483 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] SO804474
1966188.2 NE Sevenhampton, Gloucestershire, S Andrew (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Rung from chancel crossing; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SP032217
1967188.3 NNE Dolgellau, Gwynedd, Wales, S Mary V, 8, 14-2-23 (747 kg) in F. SH727178
1968188.3 ENE East Woodhay, Hampshire, S Martin (GF;T), 6, 7-2-14 (387 kg) in G♯. [website] SU405614
1969188.4 NNE Llandyssil, Powys, Wales, S Tyssil, 5 U/R, 7-0-8 (359 kg) in A♭. Unringable. SO195954
1970188.5 NE Coleshill, Oxfordshire, All Saints, 6, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. PN shared with Shellingford. Thu (2nd). SU235937
1971188.6 ENE Kintbury, Berkshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 12-1-14 (629 kg) in E. Thu. [website] SU383670
1972188.6 NE Stoke Bliss, Worcestershire, S Peter (GF), 3, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C♯. Ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: (approx) 1,3,4 of 4. SO651628
1973188.6 ENE Swanmore, Hampshire, S Barnabas, 6, 6-3-20 (352 kg) in B. Fri. [website] SU576164
1974188.6 NNE Lydbury North, Shropshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 8-0-26 (418 kg) in G. First ring of six cast by Barwell. SO351860
1975188.7 NE Bromfield, Shropshire, S Mary V, 6, 8-2-19 (440 kg) in G♯. Mon (2nd). SO481768
1976188.7 NE Earls Croome, Worcestershire, S Nicholas, 6, 8-0-10 (411 kg) in A♯. [website] SO870420
1977188.8 NE Ludlow, Shropshire, S Laurence, 10, 16-2-16 (845 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of a 13-bell chime. Mon. [website] SO511747
1978188.8 ENE Lambourn, Berkshire, S Michael & All Angels, 8, 20-2-0 (1041 kg) in D. [website] SU326789
1979188.9 NE Onibury, Shropshire, S Michael & All Angels, 4 U/R, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in C♯. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 2,4-6 of 8. SO455791
1980188.9 NNE Bishop's Castle, Shropshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 8-2-18 (440 kg) in A. Tue 19:00. [website] SO323884
1981188.9 NE Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 10-0-11 (513 kg) in G♯. Wed 19:00. [website] SO594683
1982188.9 NE Bredon, Worcestershire, S Giles (GF), 6, 18-2-2 (941 kg) in D. Rung from chancel. [website] SO920369
1983188.9 NE Whitbourne, Herefordshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in G. Thu (2nd, 4th). [website] SO725569
1984188.9 NE Severn Stoke, Worcestershire, S Denys, 5, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E♭. [website] SO856439
1985188.9 ENE Avington, Hampshire, S Mary, 5, 6-1-0 (318 kg) in B♭. [website] SU532322
1986189.2 ENE Micheldever, Hampshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-1-15 (426 kg) in A♭. Tue (exc 3rd). [website] SU512391
1987189.3 N Llanbedrog, Gwynedd, Wales, S Pedrog (T), 5, 4-3-9 (245 kg) in C. Tue 18:30. SH329315
1988189.4 NE Lechlade, Gloucestershire, S Lawrence, 6, 13-0-17 (668 kg) in E. Fri. [website] SU214995
1989189.4 NE Broadwas, Worcestershire, S Mary Magd (T), 5, 4-0-20 (212 kg) in C♯. [website] SO754551
1990189.4 NE Northleach, Gloucestershire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 18½ cwt (~940 kg) in E. [website] SP111145
1991189.4 ENE Portsmouth, Hampshire, Cath Ch of S Thomas of Canterbury (S;T), 12, 25-2-0 (1295 kg) in E♭. Thu. [website] SZ632993
1992189.4 NNE Stokesay, Shropshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. SO435817
1993189.5 NE Buscot, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 4, 7-2-3 (382 kg) in A♭. SU226981
1994189.6 ENE Longcot, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (GF), 8, 8-1-24 (430 kg) in A♭. Fri. SU273907
1995189.7 ENE Portchester, Hampshire, S Mary, 3, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G♯. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,3,4 of 6; county books / pNBR info discrepant. Mon. [website] SU625045
1996189.7 ENE Woolton Hill, Hampshire, S Thomas (T), 6, 6-3-26 (355 kg) in C. [website] SU429616
1997189.7 WNW Rosscarbery, Cork, Republic of Ireland, Cath & Parish Ch of S Fachtna, 6, 12-2-3 (636 kg) in G. Thu 19:00. W286365
1998189.9 NNE Montgomery, Powys, Wales, S Nicholas (T), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in A♭. Mon. SO223965
1999189.9 ENE Laverstoke, Hampshire, S Mary, 6, 11-0-3 (560 kg) in A♭. No visiting bands at present. [website] SU487488
2000189.9 NE Leigh, Worcestershire, S Edburga, 6, 17½ cwt (~890 kg) in E. [website] SO784534