Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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4301154.3 WSW Worcester, Worcestershire, Slug & Lettuce, 6 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Former church of S Nicholas (Anglican); unringable; anticlockwise. [website] SO849550
4302154.3 WNW Manchester, Greater Manchester, S James, Didsbury (T), 6, 7-2-4 (383 kg) in B♭. Tue 20:00. SJ846903
4303154.3 WNW Heptonstall, West Yorkshire, S Thomas Ap (T), 8, 18-1-3 (929 kg) in E. Tue. [website] SD986280
4304154.4 WSW Worcester, Worcestershire, Cath Ch of Christ & BVM (S), 12, 48-0-2 (2439 kg) in B. Also hung for ringing: 2♯,5♯,6♭, and 9♯ (also allowing a harmonic minor 10); teaching centre (with 8-bell chime). Mon. [website] SO850545
4305154.4 WNW Haworth, West Yorkshire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 10-3-16 (553 kg) in G♯. Mon. SE029372
4306154.4 NW Kirklington, North Yorkshire, S Michael (T), 6, 8-1-18 (427 kg) in F♯. Thu. SE318810
4307154.4 W Ryton, Shropshire, S Andrew, 6, 4-2-23 (239 kg) in B♭. Tue 19:00. [website] SJ760027
4308154.4 WNW Manchester, Greater Manchester, Holy Innocents, Fallowfield (T), 8, 13-2-19 (694 kg) in F. Mon 20:00. SJ855940
4309154.4 WSW Worcester, Worcestershire, All Saints (T), 12, 20-1-1 (1029 kg) in E♭. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. Fri. [website] SO847548
4310154.5 WSW Down Ampney, Gloucestershire, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Unringable. [website] SU098965
4311154.5 W Barthomley, Cheshire, S Bertoline, 8, 13-1-14 (679 kg) in E. SJ767523
4312154.6 WSW Ampney Crucis, Gloucestershire, Holy Rood (GF), 6, 6-3-24 (354 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] SP064018
4313154.6 SW Ropley, Hampshire, S Peter, 6 U/R, 15-0-23 (772 kg) in F♯. Bells in store; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; Building has suffered a devastating fire; tower unsafe. [website] SU645319
4314154.7 WSW Colesbourne, Gloucestershire, S James (GF), 5, 5-2-25 (291 kg) in C. [website] SP003134
4315154.7 WNW Shore, Greater Manchester, S Barnabas, 8, 9-3-18 (503 kg) in F♯. SD930167
4316154.7 SW Froxfield, Hampshire, S Peter, High Cross, 6, 5-1-23 (277 kg) in B♭. PN alternates with Steep. Tue (1st, 3rd). [website] SU711265
4317154.8 WSW Driffield, Gloucestershire, S Mary (GF), 3, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C♯. Ropes fall in a straight line; Hung for dead-rope ringing; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SU074997
4318154.8 W Areley Kings, Worcestershire, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 8-1-3 (420 kg) in B♭. Thu 18:45. [website] SO802710
4319154.8 NW Osmotherley, North Yorkshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 6-2-13 (336 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SE455971
4320154.8 WNW Brereton, Cheshire, S Oswald (GF;T), 6, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in F. Anticlockwise. Thu. SJ781647
4321154.9 WSW Rendcomb, Gloucestershire, S Peter (GF), 6, 8-1-19 (428 kg) in G. [website] SP018097
4322154.9 W Newport, Shropshire, S Nicholas, 8, 13-2-16 (693 kg) in G. Fri. [website] SJ744191
4323155 WSW Worcester, Worcestershire, S John in Bedwardine (T), 8, 15-1-16 (782 kg) in F. [website] SO840544
4324155 W Worfield, Shropshire, S Peter Ap (T), 6, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F. SO757958
4325155 WSW Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire, S Mary, 8, 17-0-13 (870 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] SO964204
4326155 WSW Latton, Wiltshire, S John Bapt, 5, 9¼ cwt (~470 kg) in G♯. Anticlockwise. SU093957
4327155 W Betley, Staffordshire, S Margaret, 6, 10-0-22 (518 kg) in G♯. Wed. SJ755484
4328155.1 W Shifnal, Shropshire, S Andrew, 8, 18-3-9 (957 kg) in E. Thu. [website] SJ746074
4329155.1 SW Petersfield, Hampshire, S Peter, 8, 15½ cwt (~790 kg) in F. Mon. [website] SU746231
4330155.1 WNW Rochdale, Greater Manchester, S Mary, Balderstone, 8, 12-3-20 (657 kg) in F♯. SD904116
4331155.1 WSW Hallow, Worcestershire, S Philip & S James (T), 8, 21-2-17 (1100 kg) in E. [website] SO828579
4332155.1 WNW Manchester, Greater Manchester, S Wilfrid, Northenden, 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. SJ832900
4333155.2 WNW Addingham, West Yorkshire, S Peter, 6, 10-0-20 (517 kg) in G. PN alternates with Ilkley. Wed (2nd, 4th). [website] SE085497
4334155.2 W Bewdley, Worcestershire, S Anne, 8, 15-2-23 (798 kg) in F. Wed (exc 1st). [website] SO785753
4335155.2 SW Whitchurch, Hampshire, All Hallows (GF;T), 10, 26-1-4 (1335 kg) in D♭. Mon. [website] SU459477
4336155.3 ESE Dordrecht, Netherlands, 't Klockhuys (GF;S;T), 8, 1-2-7 (79 kg) in G. No regular ringing. [website]
4337155.3 ESE Dordrecht, Netherlands, Collegiate Ch of Onze-Lieve-Vrouwekerk (Grote Kerk) (T), 10, 16-2-26 (850 kg) in F. Also a 67 bell carillon.
4338155.3 SW Shalbourne, Wiltshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F. [website] SU315635
4339155.3 SSW Slindon, West Sussex, S Mary (GF), 4, 7-0-27 (368 kg) in B♭. Mon 19:00. SU960083
4340155.3 SSW Lyminster, West Sussex, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 9-2-12 (488 kg) in G. Mon PN alternates: Lyminster:1st,3rd; Arundel: 2nd,4th. Mon (1st, 3rd). TQ022047
4341155.3 W Ribbesford, Worcestershire, S Leonard (GF), 3 U/R, 2½ cwt (~130 kg) in F♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; ropes fall in sequence: 1,3,2; Hung for dead-rope ringing; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SO786740
4342155.4 WSW Twyning, Gloucestershire, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 9-3-16 (503 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] SO893360
4343155.4 W Shrawley, Worcestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 9-0-10 (462 kg) in G. [website] SO805647
4344155.4 WSW Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, Minster Ch of S Mary, 12, 21-2-1 (1093 kg) in E♭. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Thu. [website] SO948225
4345155.4 WSW Cricklade, Wiltshire, S Sampson (GF), 6, 12-0-27 (622 kg) in F. Anticlockwise; long draught c. 65ft of rope; rung from chancel. Wed. [website] SU099935
4346155.4 SW Little Bedwyn, Wiltshire, S Michael, 5, 8-0-27 (419 kg) in A. [website] SU291662
4347155.4 SW Northington, Hampshire, S John Ev, 6, 6-0-14 (311 kg) in B♭. ART Teaching Centre: Alresford School of Bell Ringing. [website] SU564373
4348155.4 WSW North Cerney, Gloucestershire, All Saints, 6, 5-3-0 (292 kg) in B♭. [website] SP018077
4349155.4 WSW Chiseldon, Wiltshire, Holy Cross, 6, 13-2-26 (698 kg) in F. Mon. [website] SU187799
4350155.5 W Chetwynd, Shropshire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 6-3-22 (353 kg) in A. [website] SJ735213