Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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4501136.3 SW Aston Ingham, Herefordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 5-1-17 (274 kg) in B. [website] SO683235
4502136.3 S Beddington, Greater London, S Mary (T), 10, 18-2-12 (945 kg) in E♭. Thu (see tower website). [website] TQ295652
4503136.3 SSE Higham, Kent, S John Ev (T), 6, 6-0-0 (305 kg) in B. [website] TQ712714
4504136.3 SSW Peasemore, Berkshire, S Barnabas, 6, 8-0-11 (411 kg) in A. [website] SU457770
4505136.3 SSW Bradfield, Berkshire, S Andrew, 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Church closed; Building is up for sale / under offer; ringing prohibited. SU603725
4506136.3 WSW Knighton, Powys, Wales, S Edward, 8, 9-3-26 (507 kg) in A♭. PN shared: Knighton; Presteigne. Thu (1st). SO287724
4507136.3 SSW Englefield, Berkshire, S Mark, 8, 8-0-11 (411 kg) in A♭. Tue. SU623720
4508136.4 SSW South Marston, Wiltshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 12-2-14 (641 kg) in F♯. Only limited ringing allowed following issues with the tenor headstock; PN shared with Stratton St Margaret. SU195879
4509136.4 NNW Matfen, Northumberland, Holy Trinity, 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in F. Unringable. NZ030717
4510136.4 SW Holme Lacy, Herefordshire, S Cuthbert, 8, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E. [website] SO568347
4511136.5 S Esher, Surrey, Christ Church (T), 8, 7-1-14 (375 kg) in A♭. Wed (not always: check). [website] TQ137647
4512136.5 S Oatlands Park, Surrey, S Mary, 8, 12-0-12 (615 kg) in G. TQ095648
4513136.5 SW Linton, Herefordshire, S Mary V, 6, 8-1-20 (428 kg) in A. [website] SO660253
4514136.5 SSW Theale, Berkshire, Holy Trinity, 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G. SU640712
4515136.6 SW Burghill, Herefordshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 10-0-20 (517 kg) in G. Mon. [website] SO479445
4516136.6 S Weybridge, Surrey, S James, 8, 11-1-7 (575 kg) in F. Thu. TQ072647
4517136.7 S Carshalton, Greater London, All Saints, 8, 11-0-6 (562 kg) in F♯. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ279644
4518136.8 SSW Chaddleworth, Berkshire, S Andrew (GF), 4, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. [website] SU411779
4519136.8 SW Hereford, Herefordshire, S Peter, 5 U/R, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E. Derelict; unringable; anticlockwise. [website] SO511400
4520136.9 SW Huntley, Gloucestershire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 7-0-24 (367 kg) in G. [website] SO713196
4521136.9 SW Elmore, Gloucestershire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 12-0-9 (614 kg) in F♯. [website] SO767149
4522136.9 S Croydon, Greater London, S Peter, South Croydon, 12, 30-0-20 (1533 kg) in D. Mon (see tower website). [website] TQ326644
4523136.9 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
4524137 SW Hereford, Herefordshire, All Saints, 8, 17-2-19 (898 kg) in E. [website] SO508400
4525137 S West Wickham, Greater London, S John Bapt, 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] TQ388648
4526137 S Farningham, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 9-2-23 (493 kg) in A♭. Wed (with exceptions) 20:00. [website] TQ547669
4527137 S Cheam, Greater London, S Dunstan, 6, 9-3-21 (505 kg) in G. Thu. [website] TQ242639
4528137 SW Hereford, Herefordshire, Cath Ch of BVM & S Ethelbert (T), 10, 33-3-21 (1724 kg) in C♯. [website] SO510397
4529137 SSW Arborfield, Berkshire, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 11-2-24 (595 kg) in G. Fri. [website] SU757678
4530137.1 SW Hardwicke, Gloucestershire, S Nicholas (GF;T), 6, 11-3-18 (605 kg) in F♯. [website] SO793124
4531137.1 WSW Norton, Powys, Wales, S Andrew (GF), 3, 2-0-7 (105 kg) in G♯. Church closed; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 5. SO304672
4532137.1 SSW Shinfield, Berkshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 11-3-13 (603 kg) in F. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Mon. SU729681
4533137.2 NW Penrith, Cumbria, S Andrew (S;T), 8, 18-3-6 (955 kg) in E. Tue 19:00. [website] NY516301
4534137.2 SW Hereford, Herefordshire, S Nicholas, 8, 9-3-26 (507 kg) in G. [website] SO506397
4535137.2 SSE Hoo St Werburgh, Kent, S Werburgh (GF;T), 8, 15-3-6 (803 kg) in E♭. Anticlockwise. Mon. TQ783718
4536137.2 SW Dinedor, Herefordshire, S Andrew, 3 U/R, 4-3-11 (246 kg) in D. Unringable. SO533366
4537137.3 SSW Stanford Dingley, Berkshire, S Denys (GF), 4, 6-0-15 (312 kg) in B♭. [website] SU575717
4538137.3 SSW Stratton St Margaret, Wiltshire, S Margaret of Antioch (GF), 8, 8-1-17 (427 kg) in G. Wed. SU179871
4539137.4 NW Grasmere, Cumbria, S Oswald (GF), 3, 13-0-15 (667 kg) in A♭. Tuning: 1,2♭,3 of 3. NY337073
4540137.4 SW Ballingham, Herefordshire, S Dubricius, 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg). Derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SO575316
4541137.4 S Addington, Greater London, S Mary, 6, 6-3-9 (347 kg) in B. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ370639
4542137.4 SW Haresfield, Gloucestershire, S Peter, 6, 11-2-13 (590 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] SO809104
4543137.4 WSW Presteigne, Powys, Wales, S Andrew, 8, 13-2-21 (695 kg) in F. PN shared: Knighton; Presteigne. Thu (exc 1st). [website] SO315645
4544137.5 SSW Bishopstone, Wiltshire, S Mary V, 8, 19-2-19 (999 kg) in E. PN alternates with Ashbury. Thu (2nd, 4th). SU243837
4545137.5 SSW Ashton Keynes, Wiltshire, Holy Cross (T), 6, 12-3-10 (652 kg) in F. PN shared: Ashton Keynes; Castle Eaton. Thu (alt: check). SU041943
4546137.5 SW Weobley, Herefordshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 17-0-14 (870 kg) in E. Thu (1st, 3rd: check). [website] SO401518
4547137.5 SSE Cobham, Kent, S Mary Magd, 6, 13-3-13 (704 kg) in F. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). [website] TQ669683
4548137.6 NW Langdale, Cumbria, Holy Trinity, 6, 8-3-6 (447 kg) in F♯. Wed 18:00. NY320054
4549137.6 S Ottershaw, Surrey, Christ Church, 6, 16-1-14 (832 kg) in F. Wed. TQ020634
4550137.6 S Ewell, Surrey, S Mary V, 8, 12-2-2 (636 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] TQ220629