Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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4001102.8 S Weybridge, Surrey, S James, 8, 11-1-7 (575 kg) in F. Thu. TQ072647
4002102.8 NNW Thirsk, North Yorkshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 14-0-3 (713 kg) in F. Wed (exc 1st). SE427823
4003102.9 S Bromley Common, Greater London, S Luke, 8, 15-1-8 (778 kg) in F. Thu. [website] TQ414679
4004102.9 S Esher, Surrey, Christ Church (T), 8, 7-1-14 (375 kg) in A♭. Wed (not always: check). [website] TQ137647
4005102.9 SSE Gravesend, Kent, S George, 8, 18-1-6 (930 kg) in E. Wed. [website] TQ646743
4006102.9 SSW Arborfield, Berkshire, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 11-2-24 (595 kg) in G. Fri. [website] SU757678
4007102.9 WNW Runcorn, Cheshire, All Saints, 8, 15-3-15 (807 kg) in E. One bell (or more) cracked or broken. Tue. SJ510832
4008103 SW Redmarley D'Abitot, Gloucestershire, S Bartholomew, 6, 9-3-22 (505 kg) in G. Ringing temporarily suspended. [website] SO752312
4009103 NW Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, Immanuel (T), 8, 11-0-21 (568 kg) in G. Thu. SD733267
4010103 SSE St Paul's Cray, Greater London, His Royal Majesty House, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in D. Former church of S Paulinus (Anglican) (until 2002); derelict; unringable. [website] TQ473690
4011103 SW Corse, Gloucestershire, S Margaret (GF), 6, 12-0-14 (616 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] SO788265
4012103.1 S Sutton, Greater London, All Saints, Benhilton (T), 8, 13-2-6 (689 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] TQ258652
4013103.1 SW Preston, Gloucestershire, All Saints (GF), 5, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Mon. [website] SP043008
4014103.1 SSW Shinfield, Berkshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 11-3-13 (603 kg) in F. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Mon. SU729681
4015103.1 WSW Culmington, Shropshire, All Saints, 3, 7-1-1 (369 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line. SO493819
4016103.1 SW Daglingworth, Gloucestershire, Holy Rood, 4 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B♭. Unringable - modified for chiming only but ringing fittings remain in tower; anticlockwise. [website] SO993049
4017103.2 SW Down Ampney, Gloucestershire, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Unringable. [website] SU098965
4018103.2 W Baschurch, Shropshire, All Saints (T), 6, 13-1-13 (679 kg) in F♯. Thu (exc 3rd). [website] SJ422218
4019103.2 NW Broughton, North Yorkshire, All Saints (GF;T), 3, 5-3-11 (297 kg) in B♭. Ropes fall in a straight line. SD933503
4020103.3 NNW Felixkirk, North Yorkshire, S Felix, 6, 8-2-0 (432 kg) in A♭. Wed. SE467847
4021103.3 SW Barnwood, Gloucestershire, S Lawrence, 8, 10-0-12 (513 kg) in G. Mon. [website] SO858177
4022103.3 S Hersham, Surrey, S Peter (T), 8, 8-2-0 (432 kg) in G♯. Normally upstairs but GF ringing also possible from porch. Tue. TQ113640
4023103.3 SW Cirencester, Gloucestershire, S John Bapt (S), 12, 27-1-16 (1392 kg) in C♯. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. [website] SP023020
4024103.3 S Beddington, Greater London, S Mary (T), 10, 18-2-12 (945 kg) in E♭. Thu (see tower website). [website] TQ295652
4025103.4 NW Darwen, Lancashire, S Peter, 6, 12-2-8 (639 kg) in E. SD694222
4026103.4 SSE St Mary Cray, Greater London, S Mary, 6, 11-3-21 (606 kg) in G. Thu. [website] TQ472683
4027103.4 WSW 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
4028103.4 S Croydon, Greater London, Minster Ch of S John Bapt, 12, 36-3-18 (1875 kg) in C♯. Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ319654
4029103.4 NW Church, Lancashire, S James, 8, 13-0-3 (662 kg) in F. Church closed; ringing prohibited. SD741290
4030103.4 SSW Chaddleworth, Berkshire, S Andrew (GF), 4, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. [website] SU411779
4031103.4 SSW Stanford Dingley, Berkshire, S Denys (GF), 4, 6-0-15 (312 kg) in B♭. [website] SU575717
4032103.5 SSE Gravesend, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, Milton, 8, 11-3-2 (598 kg) in F♯. No regular ringing. [website] TQ658738
4033103.5 SSW Barkham, Berkshire, S James, 4, 3-2-13 (184 kg) in C. Normally upstairs but GF ringing also possible from porch. Wed (3rd) 19:00. SU783664
4034103.5 WNW Farnworth, Cheshire, S Luke (GF), 6, 10-0-7 (511 kg) in A. SJ516877
4035103.5 SW Cirencester, Gloucestershire, Holy Trinity, Watermoor (GF), 8, 19-2-22 (1001 kg) in F. [website] SP026013
4036103.5 WSW Stanton Lacy, Shropshire, S Peter, 8, 12-0-12 (615 kg) in G. Fri. SO495788
4037103.6 SSE Great Wakering, Essex, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 8¼ cwt (~420 kg) in A. Tue. TQ949875
4038103.6 SW Stanton Fitzwarren, Wiltshire, S Leonard (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; ropes fall in sequence: 1,3,2; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SU178901
4039103.6 SSE Cliffe at Hoo, Kent, S Helen, 8, 13-2-10 (690 kg) in E♭. Fri. [website] TQ735766
4040103.6 SSW Ashbury, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 13½ cwt (~690 kg) in F♯. PN alternates with Bishopstone; anticlockwise. Thu (1st, 3rd). SU265849
4041103.7 WSW Church Stretton, Shropshire, S Laurence, 8, 11-0-5 (561 kg) in F. SO452936
4042103.7 W Montford, Shropshire, S Chad, 6, 12-0-0 (610 kg) in G. [website] SJ418147
4043103.7 NW Thornton in Craven, North Yorkshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 9-3-19 (504 kg) in G. Thu. [website] SD901483
4044103.7 WSW Stoke Lacy, Herefordshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 8-1-26 (431 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] SO620494
4045103.7 S Carshalton, Greater London, All Saints, 8, 11-0-6 (562 kg) in F♯. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ279644
4046103.7 S Ottershaw, Surrey, Christ Church, 6, 16-1-14 (832 kg) in F. Wed. TQ020634
4047103.7 W Worthenbury, Wrexham, Clwyd, Wales, S Deiniol, 4, 5-0-16 (261 kg) in C♯. SJ418462
4048103.7 SW Latton, Wiltshire, S John Bapt, 5, 9¼ cwt (~470 kg) in G♯. Anticlockwise. SU093957
4049103.7 SW Maisemore, Gloucestershire, S Giles (GF), 6, 10-1-10 (525 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] SO813216
4050103.8 SW Siddington, Gloucestershire, S Peter, 6, 7¼ cwt (~370 kg) in B♭. Thu. [website] SP034001