Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Chagford, Devon, S Michael (S;T), 8, 18-0-22 (924 kg) in E. Tue (exc Aug). SX701875
22 WNW Gidleigh, Devon, Holy Trinity (GF), 5, 7-2-25 (392 kg) in A. Tuning: 1♭,2-5 of 6. SX670883
32.9 NW Throwleigh, Devon, S Mary V (T), 6, 8-1-24 (430 kg) in A♭. Thu (not always: check). SX667907
43 NE Drewsteignton, Devon, Holy Trinity, 6, 13-3-7 (702 kg) in E. SX736908
53.3 SE North Bovey, Devon, S John Bapt, 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. SX739838
63.5 ESE Moretonhampstead, Devon, S Andrew (S;T), 8, 15-0-7 (765 kg) in F. SX755860
74.9 SE Manaton, Devon, S Winifred, 6, 8-0-14 (413 kg) in B♭. SX749812
85.3 NW South Tawton, Devon, S Andrew, 6, 11-3-2 (598 kg) in E. Tue. SX652944
95.7 N Spreyton, Devon, S Michael (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Tue. SX697967
105.8 NE Cheriton Bishop, Devon, S Mary, 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. SX773935
116.3 NW Belstone, Devon, S Mary (GF), 6, 5-2-25 (291 kg) in A. Tue. SX619935
126.5 SE Lustleigh, Devon, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 12-0-0 (610 kg) in G. Wed. SX784812
136.7 S Widecombe in the Moor, Devon, S Pancras, 8, 12-3-14 (654 kg) in E. SX718767
147 E Dunsford, Devon, S Mary (GF), 6, 12-3-16 (655 kg) in G. Fri. SX812892
157.2 E Bridford, Devon, S Thomas a Becket (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Tue. SX815863
167.8 NE Tedburn St Mary, Devon, S Mary V, 6, 10-0-6 (511 kg) in F. SX806944
178.3 N Bow, Devon, S Bartholomew (GF), 6, 14-0-4 (713 kg) in F♯. Thu. SS727006
188.5 E Christow, Devon, S James (GF), 8, 11-2-20 (593 kg) in F♯. SX836850
198.8 SE Ilsington, Devon, S Michael (S), 6, 10-3-13 (552 kg) in G. SX785761
208.8 WNW Okehampton, Devon, All Saints, 8, 16-2-13 (844 kg) in F. SX581951
218.9 NNE Colebrooke, Devon, S Andrew (GF), 6, 13-1-25 (684 kg) in F. Thu. SS769000
229 ESE Hennock, Devon, S Mary (GF), 4 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise; No stays or sliders; tuning: (approx) 2-4,6 of 12. [website] SX830809
239 S Buckland in the Moor, Devon, S Peter (GF), 8, 7-0-17 (363 kg) in B♭. Wed. SX720731
249.1 NNW North Tawton, Devon, S Peter, 8, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E. SS664017
259.2 SE Bovey Tracey, Devon, S Peter, S Paul, & S Thomas of Canterbury (S;T), 8, 14-2-26 (748 kg) in F♯. Mon. SX820786
269.6 NNW Sampford Courtenay, Devon, S Andrew, 6, 13-3-2 (699 kg) in F. Tue. [website] SS632012
279.7 E Doddiscombsleigh, Devon, S Michael, 6, 10-2-14 (540 kg) in A. SX857865
289.8 E Ashton, Devon, S John Bapt (GF), 6 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Unringable; tuning: 1♭,2-6 of 6. SX856846
2910.1 ENE Holcombe Burnell, Devon, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 11-0-27 (571 kg) in A♭. Tue 20:00. SX858916
3010.1 ESE Trusham, Devon, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. SX855821
3110.3 N Zeal Monachorum, Devon, S Peter (GF), 6, 8-0-26 (418 kg) in G♯. SS719040
3210.4 W Sourton, Devon, S Thomas of Canterbury (GF), 5, 7-1-25 (380 kg) in A♭. SX535902
3310.5 NNW Honeychurch, Devon, S Mary (GF), 3, 5-0-24 (265 kg) in D♭. No mains electricity. SS629028
3410.8 E Dunchideock, Devon, S Michael & All Angels, 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SX876876
3510.8 NNE Down St Mary, Devon, S Mary V (GF), 6, 7-3-16 (401 kg) in A♭. SS742044
3610.9 NW Exbourne, Devon, S Mary V (GF), 6, 8-2-14 (438 kg) in A♭. SS602019
3711.1 SE Bickington, Devon, S Mary V (GF), 6, 7-1-24 (379 kg) in B. SX799726
3811.2 S Holne, Devon, S Mary V (S), 6, 8-2-24 (443 kg) in G. SX705694
3911.2 NNW Bondleigh, Devon, S James Ap (GF), 4, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Tuning: 1♭,2-4 of 6. SS651048
4011.2 ENE Whitestone, Devon, S Catherine (GF), 6, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in G. Thu. SX868943
4111.3 NW Jacobstowe, Devon, S James (GF), 5, 6-2-2 (331 kg) in A. SS586016
4211.4 ESE Chudleigh, Devon, S Mary & S Martin (T), 8, 12-2-23 (645 kg) in F. County books / pNBR info discrepant. SX866794
4311.5 NW Inwardleigh, Devon, S Petroc (GF), 6, 6-3-4 (345 kg) in A. SX560994
4411.5 NE Crediton, Devon, Holy Cross, 12, 26-2-23 (1357 kg) in D. Tue. [website] SS836002
4511.5 SSE Ashburton, Devon, S Andrew, 8, 21-1-6 (1082 kg) in E. Former 3rd is on floor of Exeter, S Petrock. Wed. SX755697
4611.7 W Bridestowe, Devon, S Bridget (GF), 6, 13-0-15 (667 kg) in F. SX513894
4712 W Lydford, Devon, S Petrock (GF), 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G. SX509847
4812.2 NE Sandford, Devon, S Swithin (GF;T), 6, 10-2-22 (543 kg) in G. SS828025
4912.3 E Ide, Devon, S Ida (GF), 6, 7-0-18 (364 kg) in A♭. Tue. SX897903
5012.5 N Coldridge, Devon, S Matthew (GF), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G♯. Fri. SS698076