Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Aylesbeare, Devon, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF), 6, 11-2-0 (584 kg) in G. Thu (with exceptions). SY037919
22.3 NNW Rockbeare, Devon, S Mary (GF), 6 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. One bell (or more) from ring hung for swing chiming with levers: treble; unringable; not well in tune. SY020952
32.6 E Venn Ottery, Devon, S Gregory (GF), 3, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in E. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; One bell (or more) from ring unringable: 2nd; tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3. SY078911
43.1 WNW Clyst Honiton, Devon, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 8, 18-2-11 (945 kg) in E. Mon (1st). SX989935
53.3 N Whimple, Devon, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 12-2-15 (642 kg) in G. Mon. SY044972
63.4 SSW Woodbury, Devon, S Swithun, 8, 23-0-3 (1170 kg) in D. Wed (1st). SY009871
73.5 ESE Harpford, Devon, S Gregory Gt (GF), 6, 7-0-6 (358 kg) in A. Thu. SY090903
83.8 WSW Clyst St George, Devon, S George (GF;T), 6, 10-2-21 (543 kg) in A♭. Fri 20:00. SX983889
93.8 W Sowton, Devon, S Michael & All Angels, 8, 9-1-25 (481 kg) in G. Thu. SX975925
104 SE Colaton Raleigh, Devon, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G♯. Wed. SY081871
114.4 ENE Ottery St Mary, Devon, S Mary V (GF), 8, 18-2-14 (946 kg) in E. Rung from transept : south. Mon. SY098955
124.7 SSE East Budleigh, Devon, All Saints, 8, 10-0-16 (515 kg) in A♭. SY066849
134.8 NW Broadclyst, Devon, S John Bapt (T), 8, 20-0-25 (1027 kg) in E♭. PN: by arrangement. SX981972
145 SSE Otterton, Devon, S Michael, 6, 12-0-4 (611 kg) in F♯. Wed. SY080851
155.1 WSW Exeter, Devon, S Margaret, Topsham (GF), 6, 10-0-23 (518 kg) in F♯. Thu 20:00. SX965880
165.1 N Clyst St Lawrence, Devon, S Lawrence, 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Unringable; tower unsafe. SY026999
175.2 NNE Talaton, Devon, S James A&M (GF;T), 6, 12-2-22 (645 kg) in F. SY067997
185.4 NW Poltimore, Devon, S Mary V (GF), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A. Tue. SX965968
195.4 WNW Exeter, Devon, S Michael & All Angels, Pinhoe (GF;T), 8, 10-0-19 (517 kg) in G♯. Tue (with exceptions). SX955949
205.5 SSW Lympstone, Devon, Nativity of BV (GF;T), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Wed. SX992842
216.1 N Clyst Hydon, Devon, S Andrew (GF), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. ST035016
226.1 SW Powderham, Devon, S Clement B&M (GF), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. SX972844
236.2 ESE Sidmouth, Devon, S Nicholas, 10, 18-2-12 (945 kg) in E. Tue. SY125873
246.2 W Exeter, Devon, S Michael & All Angels, Heavitree (T), 8, 25-3-2 (1309 kg) in E♭. Thu. SX937922
256.2 WSW Exminster, Devon, S Martin, 8, 17-3-25 (913 kg) in E♭. Thu. SX945877
266.3 W Exeter, Devon, S Mark (S;T), 10, 12-1-19 (631 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] SX935934
276.4 E Sidbury, Devon, S Giles & S Peter (T), 8, 16-1-23 (836 kg) in E. Thu. SY139917
286.4 NE Feniton, Devon, S Andrew (T), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Fri 19:00. SY108994
296.5 SSW Exmouth, Devon, S John Ev, Withycombe Raleigh, 12, 17-1-10 (881 kg) in E♭. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. Mon. SY007818
306.6 S Exmouth, Devon, S Margaret, Littleham (T), 8, 7-2-11 (386 kg) in G. Mon. SY028813
316.9 N Plymtree, Devon, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 11-0-8 (562 kg) in G. Wed. ST051029
326.9 NNE Payhembury, Devon, S Mary V (T), 6, 15-3-22 (810 kg) in E. ST088017
337.1 WNW Stoke Canon, Devon, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 9-3-19 (504 kg) in G. Mon 19:00. SX939980
347.1 ESE Salcombe Regis, Devon, S Mary & S Peter, 3, 10-1-18 (529 kg) in G. SY148888
357.2 W Exeter, Devon, Cath Ch of S Peter, 12, 72-2-2 (3684 kg) in B♭. Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭. Sat (3rd). [website] SX921925
367.2 NE Gittisham, Devon, S Michael (T), 5, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. SY133983
377.3 SW Kenton, Devon, All Saints, 6, 12-1-1 (623 kg) in F. Mon. SX957833
387.3 NW Rewe, Devon, S Mary V (GF), 6, 9-1-0 (470 kg) in B♭. SX945992
397.3 W Exeter, Devon, S Petrock (GF), 6, 5-0-0 (254 kg) in B. SX919925
407.4 W Exeter, Devon, S Mary Steps, 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Unringable. SX917922
417.5 W Exeter, Devon, S Michael & All Angels, Alphington, 8, 13-1-12 (679 kg) in F. SX918899
427.5 NE Buckerell, Devon, S Mary & S Giles, 6, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in B♭. PN alternates with Awliscombe. Tue (alt). ST123003
437.6 W Exeter, Devon, S David, 8, 11-2-23 (595 kg) in G. Wed. SX915931
447.7 W Exeter, Devon, S Thomas Ap, 8, 14-3-8 (753 kg) in F♯. Thu. SX912918
457.9 WNW Brampford Speke, Devon, S Peter, 6, 6-1-16 (325 kg) in B. SX927982
467.9 NNW Bradninch, Devon, S Disen, 8, 20 cwt (~1020 kg) in E♭. Mon 19:00. SS999041
478.1 WSW Kenn, Devon, S Andrew, 6, 13¼ cwt (~670 kg) in F. Tue. SX921857
488.4 NW Silverton, Devon, S Mary, 8, 16-0-11 (818 kg) in F. Thu 20:00. SS956027
498.6 NE Awliscombe, Devon, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 19-2-0 (991 kg) in F. PN alternates with Buckerell. Tue (alt). ST133018
508.7 WNW Upton Pyne, Devon, Our Lady, 6, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. Only limited ringing allowed. SX910977