Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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270181.3 WNW Lower Peover, Cheshire, S Oswald (GF), 6, 12-0-12 (615 kg) in G. SJ743741
270281.3 W Crewe, Cheshire, Christ Church, 10, 20-0-0 (1016 kg) in E. Building owned by Chester Diocese; operated by Local Authority (99 year lease until 2079); ringing currently not permitted; detached tower. SJ706556
270381.3 W Wybunbury, Cheshire, Wybunbury Tower, 6, 14-0-8 (715 kg) in E. Tower of former church of S Chad. SJ700498
270481.3 SE Wickham St Paul, Essex, All Saints (GF), 5, 9-2-11 (488 kg) in G. TL827371
270581.4 SW Middle Littleton, Worcestershire, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 12-2-27 (647 kg) in G. Ringing currently not permitted. [website] SP080469
270681.4 SSW Kiddington, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. SP411229
270781.4 SSE Hertford, Hertfordshire, All Saints (T), 10, 25-0-25 (1281 kg) in D. [website] TL327124
270881.4 SSE Bush End, Essex, S John Ev, 3, 2-1-19 (123 kg) in F♯. Ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders. TL547200
270981.4 SSE Hertingfordbury, Hertfordshire, S Mary, 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. [website] TL308119
271081.4 E Paston, Norfolk, S Margaret (GF), 6, 11-2-3 (586 kg) in G. TG322344
271181.5 WNW Salford, Greater Manchester, Sacred Trinity (T), 8, 11-2-17 (592 kg) in G. Tue 19:00. [website] SJ834987
271281.5 SSW Cuddington, Buckinghamshire, S Nicholas (T), 8, 9-2-3 (484 kg) in G. Fri. SP737112
271381.5 WNW Knutsford, Cheshire, S John Bapt, 8, 11-2-16 (591 kg) in F♯. Anticlockwise. Thu. SJ752785
271481.5 NW Saltaire, West Yorkshire, United Reformed Ch (S), 6, 4-0-0 (203 kg) in D♭. Ringing temporarily suspended. [website] SE138381
271581.6 SE Little Waldingfield, Suffolk, S Lawrence (GF), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F♯. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1♯,2-5 of 5. [website] TL924451
271681.6 ESE Eye, Suffolk, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 19-1-9 (982 kg) in D. [website] TM148738
271781.6 SW Harvington, Worcestershire, S James, 6, 8-1-14 (425 kg) in A. Tue. [website] SP057488
271881.6 SSE Shalford, Essex, S Andrew, 5, 9-3-27 (508 kg) in A♭. TL723292
271981.6 SE Great Waldingfield, Suffolk, S Lawrence, 6 U/R, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in F♯. Unringable; not well in tune. [website] TL911439
272081.6 NNW Sheriff Hutton, North Yorkshire, S Helen & Holy Cross (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SE657662
272181.6 WSW Stone, Worcestershire, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 5-2-18 (288 kg) in B. [website] SO861749
272281.6 W Warmingham, Cheshire, S Leonard (T), 6, 10-0-11 (513 kg) in G♯. SJ708610
272381.6 NNW North Rigton, North Yorkshire, S John Ev, 6, 3-0-6 (155 kg) in F. SE280491
272481.7 NNW Whixley, North Yorkshire, The Ascension, 6, 5-3-3 (293 kg) in A♭. [website] SE441583
272581.7 SSW Bletchingdon, Oxfordshire, S Giles (GF;T), 6, 8-0-1 (407 kg) in A. SP506180
272681.7 SW Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire, S James, 8, 22-1-18 (1139 kg) in E♭. [website] SP154394
272781.7 SE Hitcham, Suffolk, All Saints, 8, 15-2-14 (794 kg) in F. [website] TL984510
272881.7 N Weaverthorpe, North Yorkshire, S Andrew (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg). Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders. SE966711
272981.7 SE Stowmarket, Suffolk, S Peter & S Mary (S;T), 8, 20-0-27 (1028 kg) in D. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; future plans: to become 10; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. [website] TM049586
273081.7 SSW Charlton on Otmoor, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 14-3-18 (757 kg) in F. Wed. SP561158
273181.7 WNW Middleton, Greater Manchester, S Leonard (T), 8, 11-2-8 (588 kg) in F♯. Mon 20:00. SD871063
273281.8 NW Mytholmroyd, West Yorkshire, S Michael (T), 8, 14-1-0 (724 kg) in F♯. County books / pNBR info discrepant. [website] SE013259
273381.8 SW Kington, Worcestershire, S James (GF), 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in D. Unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SO990558
273481.8 NW Rochdale, Greater Manchester, S Mary, Balderstone, 8, 12-3-20 (657 kg) in F♯. SD904116
273581.8 NNW Bulmer, North Yorkshire, S Martin (GF), 3, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in E♭. Ropes fall in a straight line; Hung for dead-rope ringing; No stays or sliders; tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3. SE699676
273681.8 ESE Pulham St Mary, Norfolk, S Mary V, 8, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. TM212852
273781.8 N Settrington, North Yorkshire, All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg). Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SE839702
273881.9 W Hinstock, Shropshire, S Oswald (T), 6, 7-0-0 (356 kg) in C. [website] SJ694263
273981.9 SW South Littleton, Worcestershire, S Michael Archangel, 3, 8-1-1 (420 kg) in A. SP075462
274081.9 S Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, S Mary, 8, 19-1-4 (980 kg) in E. Thu. [website] TL055078
274181.9 S Berkhamsted, Great, Hertfordshire, S Peter, 8, 15-2-22 (797 kg) in E. Thu 20:00. [website] SP993077
274281.9 SE Mendlesham, Suffolk, S Mary (T), 6 U/R, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in E. Unringable. [website] TM105657
274382 SSW Chilton, Buckinghamshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 7-3-14 (400 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line. SP686116
274482 SSE Great Dunmow, Essex, S Mary V (GF;T), 8, 21-1-6 (1082 kg) in E. TL629229
274582 SSW Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 14-1-4 (726 kg) in F♯. SP311273
274682.1 SW Church Lench, Worcestershire, All Saints (GF), 6, 13-3-26 (710 kg) in G. [website] SP024512
274782.1 SSE Great Amwell, Hertfordshire, S John Bapt (T), 6, 6-3-24 (354 kg) in B♭. Thu (not always: check). [website] TL371125
274882.1 NNW Pannal, North Yorkshire, S Robert of Knaresborough, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SE306516
274982.1 ESE Postwick, Norfolk, All Saints, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Derelict; unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. TG296078
275082.1 WSW Worfield, Shropshire, S Peter Ap (T), 6, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F. SO757958