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275199.3 WSW Hornton, Oxfordshire, S John Bapt (T), 5 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; No stays or sliders. SP392450
275299.3 SSW London, City of London, S Mary Woolnoth, 3 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: 1,3,9 of 10. [website] TQ327810
275399.3 SSW London, City of London, S Olave, Hart Street, 8, 11-3-23 (607 kg) in G. Thu (term only) 19:00. [website] TQ333808
275499.3 WNW Hoylandswaine, South Yorkshire, S John Ev (T), 6, 9-1-15 (477 kg) in B♭. County books / pNBR info discrepant. SE259052
275599.3 SW Chearsley, Buckinghamshire, S Nicholas (T), 6, 9-0-1 (458 kg) in G. SP720103
275699.3 SSW London, City of London, Cath Ch of S Paul, 12, 61-2-2 (3125 kg) in B♭. Also hung for ringing: communion bell ('the Banger'). [website] TQ319811
275799.3 SW Piddington, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 5, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. SP639169
275899.4 SW Bicester, Oxfordshire, S Edburg (T), 10, 15-0-7 (765 kg) in F. Mon. SP582222
275999.4 WNW Tideswell, Derbyshire, S John Bapt, 8, 13-0-11 (665 kg) in F♯. Fri. SK152757
276099.4 WNW Taddington, Derbyshire, S Michael (GF;T), 4, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Fri. SK141711
276199.4 WSW Hampton in Arden, West Midlands, S Mary & S Bartholomew (T), 8, 12-0-22 (620 kg) in G. Mon 20:00. [website] SP202807
276299.4 NW York, North Yorkshire, S Olave, Marygate (GF;T), 6, 9-0-14 (464 kg) in G♯. Wed. SE598521
276399.4 WSW Radway, Warwickshire, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 5-0-26 (266 kg) in C. [website] SP368480
276499.5 SSW London, City of London, S Dunstan-in-the-West, Fleet Street, 10, 10-3-23 (557 kg) in G. [website] TQ312811
276599.5 SSW London, City of London, S James Garlickhythe, Garlick Hill (T), 8, 9-1-25 (481 kg) in G♯. The Royal Jubilee Bells. Thu 18:30. [website] TQ323808
276699.5 WNW Hope, Derbyshire, S Peter (T), 8, 14-1-22 (734 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK172834
276799.5 W Lichfield, Staffordshire, S Michael, Greenhill (T), 6, 11-3-9 (601 kg) in A♭. Thu. SK123095
276899.5 SSW London, City of London, S Magnus the Martyr, London Bridge, 12, 26-3-9 (1363 kg) in D. [website] TQ328806
276999.5 W Lichfield, Staffordshire, S Chad (T), 4, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G♯. Ropes fall in sequence: 1,3,2,4; tuning: 1-4 of 5. Sat 11:00. SK121102
277099.6 SSW Westminster, Greater London, S Clement Danes (T), 10, 21-1-23 (1090 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime. Thu (term only) 15:30. [website] TQ309810
277199.6 WNW Penistone, South Yorkshire, S John Bapt, 8, 14-1-12 (729 kg) in F♯. Thu. SE246033
277299.6 W Denstone, Staffordshire, All Saints, 4, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C♯. Round tower. SK100409
277399.6 SSW Holborn, Greater London, S Giles in the Fields (T), 8, 14-0-16 (718 kg) in F. Tue 18:00 & Thu (exc 4th) 12:30. TQ299812
277499.6 NNW East Heslerton, North Yorkshire, S Andrew, 3 U/R, 13-3-0 (699 kg) in G♯. Unringable. SE926766
277599.6 NW Westow, North Yorkshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 3 cwt (~150 kg). Unringable. SE759660
277699.7 SW Haddenham, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V, 8, 17-2-14 (895 kg) in E. Wed. SP741079
277799.7 S Cooling, Kent, S James, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Unringable; No stays or sliders. [website] TQ756759
277899.7 SSW Rotherhithe, Greater London, S Mary (S), 8, 10-2-5 (536 kg) in A♭. Tue (2,4) PN shared with Bermondsey (1,3,5) - but check; CC recognised Ringing Centre; ART Teaching Centre: Docklands Ringing Centre. Tue (2nd, 4th: check). [website] TQ351798
277999.7 W Wetton, Staffordshire, S Margaret (GF), 6, 6-2-18 (338 kg) in A. Thu. SK108553
278099.7 WSW Barston, West Midlands, S Swithin (GF), 6, 5-2-3 (281 kg) in C. Thu (2nd) 18:30. [website] SP207780
278199.7 NNW Cayton, North Yorkshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3, 9-3-24 (506 kg) in G♯. TA056833
278299.7 S Grain, Kent, S James (GF), 4, 4-1-12 (221 kg) in E♭. [website] TQ888767
278399.7 SSW Southwark, Greater London, Cath Ch of S Saviour, 12, 48-3-1 (2477 kg) in B♭. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Wed (not always: check) 18:30. [website] TQ326803
278499.8 SSW Harefield, Greater London, S Mary V, 6, 7-0-12 (361 kg) in A. Wed 18:30. [website] TQ053895
278599.8 SW Ambrosden, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 8, 20-1-6 (1031 kg) in E. SP602194
278699.9 W Lichfield, Staffordshire, former ch of S Mary, 8, 19 cwt (~970 kg) in E♭. Ringing prohibited. SK117095
278799.9 WSW Bickenhill, West Midlands, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in A. Tue 20:00. [website] SP188824
2788100 NW Bilbrough, North Yorkshire, S James, 5, 6-2-24 (341 kg) in B♭. SE530465
2789100 W Sheen, Staffordshire, S Luke, 6, 6-3-0 (343 kg) in B♭. Mon. SK113615
2790100 SSW Ruislip, Greater London, S Martin (GF), 8, 12-1-6 (625 kg) in F♯. Wed. TQ091875
2791100 WNW Wakefield, West Yorkshire, Cath Ch of All Saints (T), 12, 35-1-0 (1791 kg) in C. Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭. Tue. [website] SE332208
2792100 W Lichfield, Staffordshire, Cath Ch of BVM & S Chad (S), 10, 31-2-9 (1604 kg) in D. Mon (check on Bank Hol). [website] SK115097
2793100 SW Chilton, Buckinghamshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 7-3-14 (400 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line. SP686116
2794100 W Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, S Mary, 8, 17-3-1 (902 kg) in E♭. Only limited ringing allowed. SK093334
2795100 SSW Westminster, Greater London, S Martin in the Fields, 12, 29-1-1 (1486 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Mon (see tower website). [website] TQ300805
2796100 NW Crambe, North Yorkshire, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SE733648
2797100 SSW Isle of Dogs, Greater London, Christ Church (S;T), 8, 10-3-27 (558 kg) in F♯. CC recognised Ringing Centre; ART Teaching Centre: Docklands Ringing Centre. TQ385785
2798100.1 NW York, North Yorkshire, S Philip & S James, Clifton (T), 6, 3-1-23 (176 kg) in E♭. Wed (1st, 3rd) 19:00. SE593531
2799100.1 SSW Southwark, Greater London, S George M (T), 8, 14-2-24 (748 kg) in F. Tue (check with contact) 17:30. [website] TQ324797
2800100.1 SSW Bermondsey, Greater London, S James (S;T), 8, 14-1-15 (731 kg) in F♯. Tue (1,3,5) PN shared with Rotherhithe (2,4) - but check; CC recognised Ringing Centre; ART Teaching Centre: Docklands Ringing Centre. Tue (1st, 3rd, 5th: check). [website] TQ342793