Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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5251179 WSW Woolaston, Gloucestershire, S Andrew, 5 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. [website] ST586993
5252179.1 WSW Swainswick, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF;T), 6, 6-2-21 (340 kg) in A. Thu 19:00. [website] ST756684
5253179.1 SW Newport, Isle of Wight, Minster Ch of S Thomas of Canterbury & S Thomas Ap, 12, 16-1-23 (836 kg) in F. Mon. [website] SZ499891
5254179.1 WSW Doynton, Gloucestershire, Blessed Trinity (T), 5, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F♯. One bell (or more) from ring unringable: tenor; only limited ringing allowed; unsuitable for inexperienced ringers; anticlockwise; tuning: 1-5 of 8. [website] ST720741
5255179.2 WSW Orcop, Herefordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 5, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♯. Tuning: 1-4,5♯ of 5. [website] SO473262
5256179.2 WNW Westhead, Lancashire, S James, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SD436071
5257179.3 WSW St Briavels, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 8, 10-2-2 (534 kg) in F♯. Mon (1st, 3rd). [website] SO558046
5258179.3 SW Baverstock, Wiltshire, S Editha (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders. [website] SU028315
5259179.3 WNW Liverpool, Merseyside, S Thomas (Indian Orth), West Derby (T), 6, 12-0-13 (616 kg) in F. Former church of S James (Anglican) (until 2019); bells owned by Liverpool Diocese. SJ393927
5260179.3 WSW Dixton, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Peter (GF), 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable. SO519135
5261179.4 WSW Winsley, Wiltshire, S Nicholas (GF), 3, 5-1-18 (275 kg) in D♭. Anticlockwise; Hung for dead-rope ringing; No stays or sliders; detached tower. ST799609
5262179.4 WSW Hewelsfield, Gloucestershire, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 10-2-21 (543 kg) in A♭. Rung from chancel. Fri. [website] SO567021
5263179.4 WSW Westwood, Wiltshire, S Mary V, 6, 4-2-12 (234 kg) in D. [website] ST812590
5264179.5 WSW Pucklechurch, Gloucestershire, S Thomas a Becket, 6, 12-1-14 (629 kg) in E♭. Mon (2nd, 4th). [website] ST699765
5265179.5 WSW Frampton Cotterell, Gloucestershire, S Peter (T), 6, 14-1-11 (729 kg) in E. Tue. [website] ST667820
5266179.5 W Bishop's Castle, Shropshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 8-2-18 (440 kg) in A. Tue 19:00. [website] SO323884
5267179.6 WSW Coalpit Heath, Gloucestershire, S Saviour (GF), 8, 10-0-6 (511 kg) in G. Wed. [website] ST673807
5268179.6 WNW Broughton, Lancashire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 9-2-8 (486 kg) in F♯. Mon. SD528343
5269179.6 WSW Bath, Somerset, S Saviour, Larkhall (T), 8, 10-3-3 (547 kg) in G. Wed. [website] ST759663
5270179.6 NW Barnard Castle, Durham, S Mary V, 8, 17-0-0 (864 kg) in F. Mon. NZ050162
5271179.6 W Staunton on Arrow, Herefordshire, S Peter, 6, 6-1-16 (325 kg) in B♭. [website] SO369600
5272179.6 WNW Eastham, Merseyside, S Mary BV (T), 6, 12-0-25 (621 kg) in G. [website] SJ360800
5273179.7 WSW Abson, Gloucestershire, S James Gt (T), 6, 10-1-24 (532 kg) in F♯. [website] ST705748
5274179.7 WSW Alveston, Gloucestershire, S Helen (T), 6, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] ST633874
5275179.8 SW Boyton, Wiltshire, S Mary V (GF), 5, 8-1-26 (431 kg) in G. Rung from porch. [website] ST950395
5276179.8 SW Heytesbury, Wiltshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 19-2-6 (993 kg) in E♭. [website] ST925425
5277179.9 SW Compton Chamberlayne, Wiltshire, S Michael, 6, 6-3-5 (345 kg) in B♭. [website] SU029300
5278179.9 WNW Liverpool, Merseyside, S John Bapt, Tuebrook (T), 8, 16-2-15 (845 kg) in E. Tue. SJ382923
5279179.9 WSW Madley, Herefordshire, Nativity of BVM, 8, 15-2-24 (798 kg) in F. [website] SO419387
5280180 NW Shincliffe, Durham, S Mary V (T), 6, 4-0-14 (210 kg) in D. Tue. NZ291407
5281180 W Ruabon, Wrexham, Clwyd, Wales, S Mary, 6, 11-2-16 (591 kg) in F♯. Thu (not always: check). [website] SJ302437
5282180.1 SW Carisbrooke, Isle of Wight, S Mary V, 10, 20-1-0 (1029 kg) in E. Fri. [website] SZ485882
5283180.1 SW Shanklin, Isle of Wight, S Saviour on the Cliff (S;T), 8, 18-0-14 (921 kg) in E. Also hung for ringing: sanctus bell. Wed 18:30. [website] SZ584813
5284180.1 WSW Monmouth, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Mary V, 8, 16-3-1 (851 kg) in E. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Tue. SO508129
5285180.1 WNW Shotwick, Cheshire, S Michael (GF), 6, 8-3-0 (445 kg) in F♯. [website] SJ336717
5286180.1 SW Dinton, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in F. Rung from chancel crossing. [website] SU009316
5287180.2 WSW Freshford, Somerset, S Peter, 6, 11-2-11 (589 kg) in F♯. PN: by arrangement. [website] ST789601
5288180.2 WSW Bath, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, Bathwick, 10, 18-3-20 (962 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] ST756650
5289180.2 WSW Kingstone, Herefordshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 8, 12-0-22 (620 kg) in G. Wed. [website] SO424357
5290180.3 WSW Bath, Somerset, S Stephen, Lansdown (T), 6, 2-3-9 (144 kg) in F. Mon 18:45. [website] ST748660
5291180.4 SW Norton Bavant, Wiltshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 10-1-18 (529 kg) in A♭. Tuning: 1-5 of 6. [website] ST907433
5292180.4 SW Brockenhurst, Hampshire, S Nicholas (GF), 8, 4-1-12 (221 kg) in B. Tue 18:00. [website] SU305017
5293180.5 WSW Bath, Somerset, Christ Church, Walcot (T), 8, 13-0-4 (662 kg) in G. Sat 09:30. [website] ST748654
5294180.5 WSW Siston, Gloucestershire, S Anne Mother of BVM, 6, 9-2-12 (488 kg) in G. Thu. [website] ST688752
5295180.5 W Oswestry, Shropshire, S Oswald K&M (S), 8, 13-3-19 (707 kg) in F. Thu. [website] SJ288293
5296180.5 W Chirk, Wrexham, Clwyd, Wales, S Mary (S;T), 6, 7-2-8 (385 kg) in A♭. Mon 19:00. SJ291376
5297180.5 WSW Bath, Somerset, S Matthew, Widcombe, 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. PN: by arrangement. [website] ST755642
5298180.5 WSW Bath, Somerset, S Michael (T), 8, 14-1-9 (728 kg) in E♭. [website] ST750650
5299180.5 W Hope, Flintshire, Clwyd, Wales, S Cynfarch, 6, 9-3-24 (506 kg) in G. Mon. SJ309583
5300180.5 WNW Bromborough, Merseyside, S Barnabas, 8, 23-1-5 (1183 kg) in E♭. Mon. [website] SJ349822