Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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275197.8 SSE Great Bromley, Essex, S George (T), 6, 15-0-0 (762 kg) in F. TM083263
275297.8 SSW Whipsnade, Bedfordshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 3-1-24 (176 kg) in E. TL011179
275397.8 WSW Walsall, West Midlands, Christ Church, Blakenall Heath, 6, 8-2-4 (434 kg) in A♯. Mon. SK007019
275497.8 SSW Hoggeston, Buckinghamshire, Holy Cross (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SP808250
275597.8 S Hertford, Hertfordshire, S Andrew (T), 8, 15-1-22 (785 kg) in F. [website] TL323125
275697.8 SSW Edlesborough, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 13-1-24 (684 kg) in F♯. SP969190
275797.9 S Hertford, Hertfordshire, All Saints (T), 10, 25-0-25 (1281 kg) in D. [website] TL327124
275897.9 SW Farthinghoe, Northamptonshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G♯. Unringable; anticlockwise. SP536397
275997.9 WSW Stafford, Staffordshire, S Mary, 10, 19-0-11 (970 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime; future plans: to become 12; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. [website] SJ921232
276098 S Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire, S Helen (GF;T), 8, 14-0-22 (721 kg) in F. Rung from chancel crossing. Mon 20:00. [website] TL176140
276198 SW Lighthorne, Warwickshire, S Laurence (T), 6, 5-2-6 (282 kg) in B. Thu. [website] SP335560
276298.1 W Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, Christ Church, Tunstall (T), 8, 10-1-22 (531 kg) in G. Thu (exc 1st). SJ859517
276398.1 SSW Finmere, Oxfordshire, S Michael (GF), 3, 10-2-0 (533 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line. SP636331
276498.1 S Matching, Essex, S Mary (GF), 6, 7-3-5 (396 kg) in G. Thu. TL525119
276598.1 SW Middleton Cheney, Northamptonshire, All Saints (T), 6, 22-2-15 (1150 kg) in D. SP498420
276698.1 S Eastwick, Hertfordshire, S Botolph (GF), 3, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 5. TL433116
276798.2 WNW Rochdale, Greater Manchester, S Mary, Balderstone, 8, 12-3-20 (657 kg) in F♯. SD904116
276898.2 SSW Harpenden, Hertfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 8, 15-0-16 (769 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] TL132144
276998.2 WNW Todmorden, West Yorkshire, S Peter, Walsden (T), 8, 9-0-22 (467 kg) in G. County books / pNBR info discrepant. SD935220
277098.3 S Hertingfordbury, Hertfordshire, S Mary, 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. [website] TL308119
277198.3 SSE Inworth, Essex, All Saints, 6, 5-1-2 (268 kg) in B. Tue. TL879178
277298.3 WSW Walsall, West Midlands, S Matthew (T), 12, 25-2-18 (1304 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Wed. SP016982
277398.3 S Harlow, Essex, S Mary & S Hugh, 8, 18-1-13 (933 kg) in E. TL482114
277498.3 W Cheadle, Greater Manchester, S Mary, 8, 13-2-19 (694 kg) in F. Tue. SJ856886
277598.3 WSW Walsall, West Midlands, All Saints, Bloxwich (T), 8, 12-2-11 (640 kg) in F♯. PN alternates with Pelsall. Mon (alt). SJ997019
277698.4 SW Rowington, Warwickshire, S Lawrence (GF;T), 6, 13-3-0 (699 kg) in F. Rung from chancel. Wed 14:00. [website] SP204692
277798.4 W Astbury, Cheshire, S Mary, 8, 12-0-20 (619 kg) in G♯. Wed. SJ846615
277898.4 S Great Waltham, Essex, S Mary & S Lawrence (T), 8, 22-2-18 (1151 kg) in E♭. TL695134
277998.4 W Wilmslow, Cheshire, S Bartholomew (GF), 6, 13½ cwt (~690 kg) in F♯. Wed. SJ847814
278098.5 WNW Silsden, West Yorkshire, S James Gt (GF), 6, 6-3-6 (346 kg) in A♭. Thu 18:30. SE041464
278198.5 S Terling, Essex, All Saints (T), 8, 11-1-13 (577 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] TL773148
278298.5 WSW Birmingham, West Midlands, S Mary, Handsworth, 8, 15-2-22 (797 kg) in F. ART Teaching Centre: Birmingham School of Bell Ringing. Wed. SP055903
278398.5 SSW Mixbury, Oxfordshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. Ringing restricted (invitees only); ropes fall in a straight line. SP609339
278498.5 W Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, S Margaret, Wolstanton, 8, 13-1-13 (679 kg) in F. Fri (2nd, 4th). SJ856480
278598.6 W Nether Alderley, Cheshire, S Mary, 6, 11-1-24 (582 kg) in F♯. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Tue. SJ841761
278698.6 S Good Easter, Essex, S Andrew (GF), 5 U/R, 8-1-12 (425 kg) in G♯. Unringable; tower unsafe. TL626120
278798.6 WNW Todmorden, West Yorkshire, Unitarian, 8, 13-3-18 (707 kg) in F. Building owned by Historic Chapels Trust. SD935238
278898.6 SW Barford, Warwickshire, S Peter (T), 6, 4-3-22 (251 kg) in B. Mon. [website] SP272609
278998.6 WSW Birmingham, West Midlands, Metropolitan Cath Ch of S Chad (RC), 8, 15-3-6 (803 kg) in F. SP069875
279098.7 S Abbess Roding, Essex, S Edmund K&M (GF), 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in E♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; no sliders. TL571114
279198.7 WNW Todmorden, West Yorkshire, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 6-1-18 (326 kg) in C. SD935241
279298.7 NW Kirkby Malzeard, North Yorkshire, S Andrew (T), 6, 16-3-0 (851 kg) in F. Thu 19:00. [website] SE235745
279398.7 SW Packwood, Warwickshire, S Giles (GF), 8, 6-3-14 (349 kg) in B♭. Fri 20:15. [website] SP169728
279498.7 SSW Mentmore, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V, 5, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 6. [website] SP903197
279598.7 SW Evenley, Northamptonshire, S George, 5, 6-3-26 (355 kg) in A. SP584351
279698.7 SW Chadshunt, Warwickshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F♯. Only limited ringing allowed; No mains electricity. [website] SP349530
279798.7 WSW Birmingham, West Midlands, S Martin, 16, 39-1-19 (2003 kg) in C. Tue (1st, 3rd, 5th). [website] SP073865
279898.8 SSE Witham, Essex, S Nicolas, 8, 15-3-12 (806 kg) in E. Wed. TL817153
279998.8 WSW Birmingham, West Midlands, Cath Ch of S Philip, 12, 31-0-21 (1584 kg) in D. [website] SP069870
280098.8 SSW Flamstead, Hertfordshire, S Leonard, 6, 13-1-14 (679 kg) in E. Wed. [website] TL078145