Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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4751164.1 WSW Woodchester, Gloucestershire, S Mary, 6, 9-3-23 (506 kg) in G. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). [website] SO839026
4752164.1 W Stanton Long, Shropshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3 U/R, 2-2-8 (131 kg) in G. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,2♭,3 of 3. [website] SO571907
4753164.1 W Cound, Shropshire, S Peter (GF), 6, 11-0-21 (568 kg) in F♯. SJ558049
4754164.1 SW Shipton Bellinger, Hampshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 9-1-6 (473 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1,2,4 of 5. [website] SU232454
4755164.1 W Upton Magna, Shropshire, S Lucia (GF), 6, 8-0-12 (412 kg) in A♭. [website] SJ553124
4756164.1 WSW Tetbury, Gloucestershire, S Mary V & S Mary Magdalen, 8, 16¾ cwt (~850 kg) in E. Bells 2-8 are maiden and listed. Fri. [website] ST890929
4757164.2 W Marbury, Cheshire, S Michael (GF), 6, 7-2-22 (391 kg) in A♯. SJ560456
4758164.2 WNW Stretton, Cheshire, S Matthew (T), 8, 8-3-18 (453 kg) in A. Mon. SJ620827
4759164.2 WNW Bolton, Greater Manchester, S Mary V, Deane (T), 8, 12-1-18 (630 kg) in F♯. Wed. SD693081
4760164.4 SW Hursley, Hampshire, All Saints, 12, 13-3-26 (710 kg) in F♯. [website] SU427252
4761164.4 W Thornbury, Herefordshire, S Anna, 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Unringable; tower unsafe. SO622596
4762164.5 NW Spennithorne, North Yorkshire, S Michael, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SE136889
4763164.5 WNW Padiham, Lancashire, S Leonard, 8, 14-3-10 (754 kg) in E. Mon 19:00. SD792340
4764164.6 W Bunbury, Cheshire, S Boniface, 8, 14¾ cwt (~750 kg) in F. Thu. [website] SJ568580
4765164.6 W Shipton, Shropshire, S James, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SO561918
4766164.6 NW Middleham, North Yorkshire, S Mary & S Alkelda (T), 8, 18-0-8 (918 kg) in E. Wed. SE126878
4767164.7 WSW Standish, Gloucestershire, S Nicholas, 6, 12-1-10 (627 kg) in F♯. [website] SO800084
4768164.7 SW King's Somborne, Hampshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF;T), 6, 10-1-9 (525 kg) in F. [website] SU360309
4769164.7 SW Southwick, Hampshire, S James-without-the-Priory-Gate, 6, 5-0-10 (259 kg) in B. PN: by arrangement. [website] SU625086
4770164.7 SW Farley Chamberlayne, Hampshire, S John (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 4. [website] SU397274
4771164.7 WSW Newent, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 8, 16-1-4 (827 kg) in E♭. Thu. [website] SO723259
4772164.7 SW Nether Wallop, Hampshire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. [website] SU303364
4773164.7 SW Houghton, Hampshire, All Saints (GF;S), 6, 2-2-21 (137 kg) in E. PN shared: Broughton; Houghton. Mon (1st, 3rd, 5th). [website] SU341326
4774164.8 NW East Hauxwell, North Yorkshire, S Oswald (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg). One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; three-quarter wheels on 2nd. SE165930
4775164.8 W Holdgate, Shropshire, Holy Trinity, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg). Unringable. SO561895
4776164.8 SW Shedfield, Hampshire, S John Bapt, 8, 12-3-6 (650 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] SU561132
4777164.8 WNW Bolton, Greater Manchester, S Peter, Halliwell or Smithills, 8, 14-3-12 (755 kg) in E. Tue 19:00. SD692106
4778164.8 SW Upavon, Wiltshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 14-1-21 (733 kg) in F♯. [website] SU135550
4779164.8 SW Over Wallop, Hampshire, S Peter, 5, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Wed. [website] SU284382
4780164.9 WSW Elmore, Gloucestershire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 12-0-9 (614 kg) in F♯. [website] SO767149
4781164.9 W Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 10-0-11 (513 kg) in G♯. Wed 19:00. [website] SO594683
4782164.9 WSW Dymock, Gloucestershire, S Mary V, 6, 17½ cwt (~890 kg) in E. [website] SO700312
4783164.9 WNW Leigh, Greater Manchester, S Mary V (T), 8, 16-0-10 (817 kg) in D. SD656003
4784165 WNW Accrington, Lancashire, S James (T), 12, 11-1-14 (578 kg) in G. Fri. SD759284
4785165 W Atcham, Shropshire, S Eata (T), 6, 9-2-25 (494 kg) in G. Thu. [website] SJ540092
4786165.1 WSW Shipton Moyne, Gloucestershire, S John Bapt, 6, 15-2-14 (794 kg) in F♯. [website] ST892896
4787165.1 NW Coverham, North Yorkshire, Holy Trinity, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SE103863
4788165.1 WSW Christian Malford, Wiltshire, All Saints (T), 6 U/R, 12-2-27 (647 kg) in F♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. ST959784
4789165.1 W Stoke St Milborough, Shropshire, S Milburga (S;T), 8, 12-1-11 (627 kg) in G. Cast in Italy designed and tuned by UK contractor. Tue. [website] SO566822
4790165.2 WNW Stockton Heath, Cheshire, S Thomas (T), 10, 16-3-6 (854 kg) in E. Thu. [website] SJ613863
4791165.2 SW Wickham, Hampshire, S Nicholas, 6, 8-2-14 (438 kg) in A♭. Thu. [website] SU575114
4792165.2 WSW Calstone Wellington, Wiltshire, S Mary V (GF), 3, 3-2-10 (182 kg) in F. SU027681
4793165.2 W Whitchurch, Shropshire, S Alkmund, 8, 19-0-2 (966 kg) in E♭. Thu 19:00. [website] SJ540417
4794165.2 W Tugford, Shropshire, S Catherine (GF), 6, 6-0-22 (315 kg) in A. SO557870
4795165.3 WSW Oxenhall, Gloucestershire, S Anne (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. One bell (or more) from ring unringable: treble. SO711267
4796165.3 W Bitterley, Shropshire, S Mary, 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♭. Tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SO570773
4797165.3 SW Bishopstoke, Hampshire, S Mary (T), 10, 11-1-1 (572 kg) in G. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Thu. [website] SU467198
4798165.4 NW Hurworth, Durham, All Saints (T), 6, 16-3-15 (858 kg) in F. Thu. NZ308101
4799165.5 WSW Horsley, Gloucestershire, S Martin (GF), 8, 13-1-1 (674 kg) in E. [website] ST837980
4800165.5 WSW Moreton Valence, Gloucestershire, S Stephen (GF), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. [website] SO779097