Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
My Favourites # Miles Dove's Guide Entry Grid Ref
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10 Gooderstone, Norfolk, S George, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg). Unringable. TF762021
23.2 S Northwold, Norfolk, S Andrew (T), 8, 14-3-20 (758 kg) in F. Thu. [website] TL755970
33.9 W Boughton, Norfolk, All Saints, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). Unringable. TF699022
44.1 ESE Hilborough, Norfolk, All Saints, 5 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in G♯. Derelict; one or more bells not hung; unringable; tuning: 2-6 of 8. TF825000
54.9 SSW Methwold, Norfolk, S George (T), 8, 12-1-22 (632 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] TL732948
65.3 WNW Fincham, Norfolk, S Martin, 6, 7-0-15 (362 kg) in B♭. Tue. [website] TF687064
75.6 E Great Cressingham, Norfolk, S Michael, 3 U/R, 6-1-12 (323 kg) in A. Unringable. TF852017
85.6 NE Swaffham, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 15-2-23 (798 kg) in E. Fri (monthly: check). TF820089
95.7 SSE Mundford, Norfolk, S Leonard, 6, 6-0-3 (306 kg) in B. Fri. TL800938
105.8 NNW Marham, Norfolk, Holy Trinity, 6 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Unringable. [website] TF708097
115.9 W West Dereham, Norfolk, S Andrew (GF), 5 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg). One bell (or more) from ring hung dead : tenor; one bell (or more) from ring unhung; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; round tower. [website] TF667021
126.2 WNW Stradsett, Norfolk, S Mary, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Unringable. [website] TF668056
136.6 NW Shouldham, Norfolk, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 11-0-10 (563 kg) in A♭. Thu. [website] TF681089
146.7 W Crimplesham, Norfolk, S Mary (GF), 5, 6-1-6 (320 kg) in B. [website] TF655037
157.7 E Ashill, Norfolk, S Nicholas (S;T), 8, 9-2-27 (495 kg) in F♯. Thu. TF883041
168 NE Sporle, Norfolk, S Mary, 3 U/R, 3-3-12 (196 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of a 4-bell chime; derelict; unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. TF849114
178.4 ENE Holme Hale, Norfolk, S Andrew, 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. Wed. TF887075
188.5 E Saham Toney, Norfolk, S George (T), 6, 13¾ cwt (~700 kg) in F. TF899020
198.6 WNW Stow Bardolph, Norfolk, Holy Trinity (GF), 8, 10-0-5 (510 kg) in F♯. [website] TF628056
208.6 ENE Necton, Norfolk, All Saints, 6, 11-2-0 (584 kg) in G. TF878097
218.7 NNE Castle Acre, Norfolk, S James, 6, 10-3-16 (553 kg) in G♯. PN shared with Swaffham. Fri (last). TF815150
228.8 WNW Wimbotsham, Norfolk, S Mary, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg). Bells in store; unringable; Building has suffered a devastating fire. [website] TF622048
238.9 SSW Hockwold cum Wilton, Norfolk, S James, 6, 6-2-20 (339 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] TL734880
249 WSW Hilgay, Norfolk, All Saints, 8, 15½ cwt (~790 kg) in E. [website] TL622981
259.1 SSW Hockwold, Norfolk, S Peter, 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in B. Unringable. TL724880
269.1 W Denver, Norfolk, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 7-2-3 (382 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] TF614016
279.3 W Downham Market, Norfolk, S Edmund (GF;T), 8, 10-3-6 (549 kg) in G. Mon (1st: check). [website] TF612033
289.6 ESE Merton, Norfolk, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise; round tower. TL911980
299.9 E Watton, Norfolk, S Mary (T), 6, 7-1-4 (370 kg) in A. Round tower. Fri. TF921009
309.9 S Brandon, Suffolk, S Peter (T), 6, 7-3-5 (396 kg) in A♭. Wed. [website] TL776861
3110.1 WNW Runcton Holme, Norfolk, S James, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in G. Unringable. [website] TF617094
3210.4 NW Watlington, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul (GF;T), 6, 8-2-2 (433 kg) in B♭. Fri. [website] TF621111
3310.9 ESE Thompson, Norfolk, S Martin (GF), 3 U/R, 10-3-16 (553 kg) in G. Unringable. TL929969
3411.2 NW North Runcton, Norfolk, All Saints, 3 U/R, 8-0-5 (409 kg). Unringable. TF646158
3511.3 E Griston, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul, 5, 7-0-10 (360 kg) in B♭. TL942993
3611.6 E Carbrooke, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in G. Only limited ringing allowed. TF949022
3711.7 WNW Wiggenhall St Mary Magdalen, Norfolk, S Mary Magd (GF;T), 6, 10-3-22 (556 kg) in G. Thu (not always: check) 14:00. [website] TF598113
3811.7 NW West Winch, Norfolk, S Mary, 3 U/R, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in F. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,3,4 of 4. TF632158
3912.4 NE Litcham, Norfolk, All Saints, 6, 9¾ cwt (~500 kg) in A♭. Tue. TF886176
4012.4 SSW Lakenheath, Suffolk, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 13-3-21 (708 kg) in F. Mon. [website] TL714827
4112.5 N Grimston, Norfolk, S Botolph (T), 6, 7-1-16 (376 kg) in A. Wed. TF721218
4212.5 ESE Caston, Norfolk, S Cross, 6, 8-3-21 (454 kg) in A♭. TL959975
4312.6 ENE Shipdham, Norfolk, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 10-0-4 (510 kg) in F♯. Thu. TF957073
4412.6 NW Wiggenhall St Germans, Norfolk, S German (GF), 4 U/R, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in F♯. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1♭,2-4 of 5. [website] TF596140
4513.1 E Scoulton, Norfolk, Holy Trinity, 3 U/R, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in F♯. Unringable. TF972009
4613.1 NNE Great Massingham, Norfolk, S Mary (GF), 4, 9-1-14 (476 kg) in G. TF798229
4713.4 ENE Scarning, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 14-2-18 (745 kg) in E. [website] TF953122
4813.5 NW Wiggenhall St Mary the Virgin, Norfolk, S Mary V (GF), 6 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. [website] TF582144
4913.5 SSE Thetford, Norfolk, S Peter (T), 8, 18-0-1 (915 kg) in E. Only limited ringing allowed. TL869831
5013.8 NNW Gaywood, Norfolk, S Faith (T), 6, 12-0-16 (617 kg) in G. Thu. TF636204