Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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3751119.2 SW Whitchurch, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 8-0-9 (411 kg) in A♭. SU634769
3752119.2 W Albrighton, Shropshire, S Mary Magd, 8, 11-0-14 (565 kg) in G. Mon. [website] SJ809044
3753119.2 W Donington, Shropshire, S Cuthbert, 3, 6-3-25 (354 kg) in B. Hung for dead-rope ringing; half wheels (steel); No stays or sliders; tuning: 1,3,6 of 6. SJ808046
3754119.2 S Little Chart, Kent, S Mary (T), 6, 6-0-21 (314 kg) in B. TQ944458
3755119.2 WSW Himbleton, Worcestershire, S Mary Magd (GF;T), 4, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Ringing currently not permitted; tuning: 1-3,5♯ of 5. [website] SO946587
3756119.3 S Edenbridge, Kent, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 14-0-7 (714 kg) in F♯. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ444461
3757119.3 WNW Chelford, Cheshire, S John Ev (T), 6, 8-2-3 (433 kg) in A. Thu. SJ818739
3758119.3 W Norbury, Staffordshire, S Peter, 4 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in A♯. Unringable; tuning: 1-4 of 6. SJ786234
3759119.3 W Boningale, Shropshire, S Chad (GF), 3, 3-3-26 (202 kg) in B. Anticlockwise. [website] SJ811026
3760119.3 SSW Woking, Surrey, S Peter, Old Woking (T), 8, 17-0-18 (872 kg) in E. Wed. TQ020568
3761119.3 W High Offley, Staffordshire, S Mary (GF), 5, 7-3-14 (400 kg) in A♭. SJ783261
3762119.4 SW Bourton on the Water, Gloucestershire, S Lawrence, 8, 12-1-22 (632 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] SP166208
3763119.4 S Waltham, Kent, S Bartholomew (GF;T), 6, 8-2-2 (433 kg) in A. Rung from chancel. Tue (with exceptions). [website] TR112484
3764119.4 SW Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 11-1-3 (573 kg) in F♯. Rung from chancel crossing. Thu. [website] SP195171
3765119.4 S Pluckley, Kent, S Nicholas, 6, 12-3-25 (659 kg) in E. Tue. [website] TQ926453
3766119.4 S Chiddingstone, Kent, S Mary, 8, 17-0-3 (865 kg) in E. Mon. [website] TQ500452
3767119.4 W Alsager, Cheshire, Christ Church, 8, 10-2-20 (542 kg) in G♯. Mon. SJ788556
3768119.5 NNW Whitby, North Yorkshire, S Mary (GF;T), 10, 19-0-11 (970 kg) in E. Thu. NZ901112
3769119.5 SW Shilton, Oxfordshire, Holy Rood (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C♯. Unringable; anticlockwise. SP267082
3770119.5 SW Pangbourne, Berkshire, S James Less (GF), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Thu. SU634764
3771119.5 SW Bampton, Oxfordshire, S Mary, 8, 23-0-4 (1170 kg) in D. Mon. SP312033
3772119.6 S Headcorn, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 21-0-5 (1069 kg) in D♯. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Thu. [website] TQ831442
3773119.6 S Wye, Kent, S Gregory & S Martin (T), 10, 19-1-8 (982 kg) in D. Fri. [website] TR054469
3774119.6 W Swettenham, Cheshire, S Peter, 3, 7-2-15 (388 kg) in A♭. SJ800671
3775119.7 WSW Stanton, Gloucestershire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 9-1-16 (477 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. [website] SP068343
3776119.7 S Stelling, Kent, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 7¼ cwt (~370 kg) in C. Derelict; unringable. [website] TR141485
3777119.8 W Tong, Shropshire, S Bartholomew (GF), 6, 12-0-17 (617 kg) in F. Also hung for ringing: bourdon bell ('Great Bell of Tong'); rung from chancel. [website] SJ795073
3778119.8 NW Sowerby juxta Thirsk, North Yorkshire, S Oswald (GF;T), 6, 7-1-14 (375 kg) in A. Thu (exc 3rd). SE431813
3779119.8 S Hever, Kent, S Peter, 6, 9-0-25 (469 kg) in A♭. Thu (with exceptions). [website] TQ476448
3780119.9 SSE Barham, Kent, S John Bapt (T), 5, 11-3-3 (598 kg) in F♯. Mon 18:45. [website] TR209500
3781119.9 WSW Fladbury, Worcestershire, S John Bapt (T), 8, 12-3-3 (649 kg) in G♯. PN alternates with Cropthorne (check before visiting). Mon (alt). [website] SO996462
3782119.9 NW Felixkirk, North Yorkshire, S Felix, 6, 8-2-0 (432 kg) in A♭. Wed. SE467847
3783119.9 W Madeley, Staffordshire, All Saints (S;T), 6, 11-0-26 (571 kg) in F♯. Fri. SJ772443
3784119.9 SSW Betchworth, Surrey, S Michael & All Angels, 8, 11-0-10 (563 kg) in A♭. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ210497
3785120 WSW Kinver, Staffordshire, S Peter (T), 8, 12-2-24 (646 kg) in F♯. Wed (alt). [website] SO846830
3786120 WNW Milnrow, Greater Manchester, S James (T), 8, 18-0-2 (915 kg) in E. Thu. SD928128
3787120 WSW Cropthorne, Worcestershire, S Michael, 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in F♯. PN alternates with Fladbury (check before visiting). Mon (alt). [website] SP000451
3788120 SW East Hendred, Oxfordshire, S Augustine of Canterbury, 6, 22 cwt (~1120 kg) in E♭. PN alternates with West Hendred; tuning: 2-7 of 10. Tue (alt). SU459886
3789120 NW Sharow, North Yorkshire, S John Div (T), 8, 12-0-5 (612 kg) in G. Tue (by arrangement). SE327720
3790120 SW Tilehurst, Berkshire, S Michael (S), 8, 17-1-15 (883 kg) in E. Wed. [website] SU673729
3791120 WNW Manchester, Greater Manchester, S James, Didsbury (T), 6, 7-2-4 (383 kg) in B♭. Tue 20:00. SJ846903
3792120.1 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
3793120.1 SW Chilton, Oxfordshire, All Saints (T), 6, 7-2-3 (382 kg) in A. PN shared: Chilton; Harwell. Mon (2nd, 4th). [website] SU489859
3794120.1 SSW Arborfield, Berkshire, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 11-2-24 (595 kg) in G. Fri. [website] SU757678
3795120.1 S Penshurst, Kent, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 17-2-11 (894 kg) in E♭. Thu. TQ527438
3796120.1 SSW East Horsley, Surrey, S Martin (GF), 4 U/R, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in A♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,2,3♭,4 of 4. TQ095528
3797120.2 W Patshull, Staffordshire, S Mary, 6, 10-0-21 (518 kg) in A♭. No mains electricity. SJ800006
3798120.2 WNW Manchester, Greater Manchester, Holy Innocents, Fallowfield (T), 8, 13-2-19 (694 kg) in F. Mon 20:00. SJ855940
3799120.2 SSE Betteshanger, Kent, S Mary V, Northbourne Park School (GF), 3 U/R, 4¼ cwt (~220 kg) in D. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: (approx) 1,2♭,3 of 3. [website] TR312525
3800120.2 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