Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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160175.1 W Friezland, Greater Manchester, Christ Church, 6, 13-3-23 (709 kg) in E♭. SD984043
160275.1 WSW Ipstones, Staffordshire, S Leonard (GF;T), 6, 5-0-15 (261 kg) in C. Thu 19:00. SK017502
160375.1 SSW Stanford on Avon, Northamptonshire, S Nicholas (GF), 5, 11-3-12 (602 kg) in F♯. Anticlockwise. [website] SP588788
160475.1 SE Great Ellingham, Norfolk, S James, 6, 8-3-7 (448 kg) in A. TM020971
160575.2 ESE Trunch, Norfolk, S Botolph, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg). Unringable; former 3/4 sold 1863. TG287348
160675.2 SSW Irchester, Northamptonshire, S Katharine (GF;T), 8, 21-1-20 (1089 kg) in D. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. SP925660
160775.2 SW Harlaston, Staffordshire, S Matthew (GF), 3, 4½ cwt (~230 kg) in D♯. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,3,4 of 6. SK214109
160875.2 SSW Brixworth, Northamptonshire, All Saints, 6, 16-0-10 (817 kg) in E. Fri. SP747712
160975.4 W Stalybridge, Greater Manchester, S Paul, Stayley (T), 8, 17-3-10 (906 kg) in E. Thu. SJ971987
161075.5 W Mossley, Greater Manchester, S John Bapt, Roughtown (T), 6 U/R, 11-0-22 (569 kg) in G. Unringable. SD976029
161175.5 S Elsworth, Cambridgeshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 4, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in G. Tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 6. [website] TL318635
161275.5 S Little Staughton, Bedfordshire, All Saints, 5, 10-2-20 (542 kg) in G♯. Anticlockwise. Mon. TL107629
161375.5 S Little Paxton, Cambridgeshire, S James (T), 6, 7-1-19 (377 kg) in A. [website] TL188627
161475.5 W Marple, Greater Manchester, All Saints (GF), 8, 13-2-12 (691 kg) in F. Detached tower. Mon. SJ961879
161575.5 SE Wramplingham, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul, 3 U/R, 7¾ cwt (~390 kg) in A. Unringable; round tower; tuning: 1-3 of 5. TG113060
161675.6 ESE Swafield, Norfolk, S Nicholas, 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Unringable. TG286330
161775.6 S Lolworth, Cambridgeshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 2,2♭,3 of 3. [website] TL368641
161875.6 SSE Worlington, Suffolk, All Saints, 5 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable. TL691738
161975.6 SW Burton Hastings, Warwickshire, S Botolph, 5, 6-3-9 (347 kg) in B. [website] SP409899
162075.6 SE Shropham, Norfolk, S Peter (GF), 5, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in F. TL984927
162175.6 ESE Stratton Strawless, Norfolk, S Margaret (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. Fri (1st, 3rd). TG221207
162275.7 ESE Buxton, Norfolk, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 10-2-1 (534 kg) in G. TG233227
162375.7 WSW Hoar Cross, Staffordshire, Holy Angels, 6, 28-1-17 (1443 kg) in D♭. SK124230
162475.7 SSE Mildenhall, Suffolk, S Mary, 10, 16-3-23 (861 kg) in E♭. Tue (see tower website). [website] TL710746
162575.7 S Oakington, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew, 6, 5-2-20 (288 kg) in A. Mon (with exceptions). [website] TL414648
162675.7 SW Witherley, Leicestershire, S Peter (T), 5, 12-3-0 (648 kg) in G. Thu (3rd). SP325973
162775.8 SW Wolvey, Warwickshire, S John Bapt, 6, 12-0-24 (621 kg) in G. [website] SP430879
162875.8 SSW Great Creaton, Northamptonshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. SP706718
162975.8 SSW Wymington, Bedfordshire, S Lawrence, 5 U/R, 14-1-22 (734 kg) in F♯. Unringable. SP955644
163075.8 SW Grendon, Warwickshire, All Saints, 6, 11-2-14 (591 kg) in F♯. [website] SK287009
163175.8 W Mossley, Greater Manchester, S George, 8, 12-1-14 (629 kg) in F♯. Wed. SD968022
163275.8 W Stalybridge, Greater Manchester, Holy Trinity, Castlehall, 8, 15-0-8 (766 kg) in F♯. SJ963984
163375.8 S Riseley, Bedfordshire, All Saints (T), 6, 13-1-26 (685 kg) in F. Thu. TL039630
163475.9 NW Sharow, North Yorkshire, S John Div (T), 8, 12-0-5 (612 kg) in G. Tue (by arrangement). SE327720
163575.9 S Yelling, Cambridgeshire, Holy Cross (GF), 4 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: non-diatonic. [website] TL262624
163675.9 SE Drayton, Norfolk, S Margaret (GF), 6, 7-3-27 (406 kg) in A. TG180137
163775.9 WSW Kingsley, Staffordshire, S Werburgh (T), 6, 11-0-24 (570 kg) in F. Tue. SK013469
163875.9 SSW Wilby, Northamptonshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 8-2-12 (437 kg) in B♭. Anticlockwise. SP866661
163976 S Hail Weston, Cambridgeshire, S Nicholas (GF), 3 U/R, 11-1-14 (578 kg) in G. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. [website] TL165620
164076 SSE Fordham, Cambridgeshire, S Peter & S Mary Magd (T), 8, 15-0-10 (767 kg) in F. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Thu. [website] TL633707
164176 SSE Thetford, Norfolk, S Peter (T), 8, 18-0-1 (915 kg) in E. Only limited ringing allowed. TL869831
164276 S Keysoe, Bedfordshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 5, 14¼ cwt (~720 kg) in E. TL073624
164376 NW Ripon, North Yorkshire, Cath Ch of S Peter & S Wilfrid (S), 12, 23-0-24 (1179 kg) in E♭. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. Wed (website->access info). [website] SE314711
164476 WSW Alrewas, Staffordshire, All Saints (T), 8, 12-0-5 (612 kg) in G. Tue. SK167152
164576 NW Sowerby juxta Thirsk, North Yorkshire, S Oswald (GF;T), 6, 7-1-14 (375 kg) in A. Thu (exc 3rd). SE431813
164676.1 WSW Yoxall, Staffordshire, S Peter (T), 6, 12-2-27 (647 kg) in F. Wed. SK141190
164776.1 SSW Guilsborough, Northamptonshire, S Etheldreda (GF;T), 6, 8-1-24 (430 kg) in A♭. Mon (not always: check). [website] SP675726
164876.1 SSW Sywell, Northamptonshire, S Peter & S Paul, 3, 6-0-13 (311 kg) in B. Ropes fall in a straight line. SP821672
164976.1 SSW Mears Ashby, Northamptonshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 11-3-2 (598 kg) in G. SP838666
165076.1 SSW Shawell, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF), 6, 8-2-22 (442 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] SP541796