Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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4651105.8 SSW Chale, Isle of Wight, S Andrew (GF), 6, 8¼ cwt (~420 kg) in B. Thu. [website] SZ483775
4652105.8 WSW Easton in Gordano, Somerset, S George (T), 6, 18-3-14 (959 kg) in E♭. 4th is lighter than the treble, 2nd, and 3rd. Tue (not always: check). [website] ST514757
4653105.8 NW Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, Christ Church, Tunstall (T), 8, 10-1-22 (531 kg) in G. Thu (exc 1st). SJ859517
4654106 WNW Wroxeter, Shropshire, S Andrew, 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G♯. Tuning: 1-6 of 12. [website] SJ563082
4655106 SW Bourton, Dorset, S George, 6, 12-1-6 (625 kg) in G. [website] ST768303
4656106 W Grosmont, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Nicholas, 6, 7-2-23 (391 kg) in A♭. PN: by arrangement. SO404243
4657106 W Aymestrey, Herefordshire, S John Bapt & S Alkmund, 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Anticlockwise. [website] SO425651
4658106.1 WNW Acton Burnell, Shropshire, S Mary, 4, 5-1-14 (273 kg) in G♯. No regular ringing. SJ533019
4659106.1 WSW Hinton Blewett, Somerset, S Margaret, 5, 9-2-18 (491 kg) in G. [website] ST594569
4660106.1 SW Compton Abbas, Dorset, S Mary V, 5, 8-0-26 (418 kg) in A♭. [website] ST869184
4661106.1 WNW Cardington, Shropshire, S James, 8, 7-0-5 (358 kg) in G. SO506951
4662106.1 WNW Onibury, Shropshire, S Michael & All Angels, 4 U/R, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in C♯. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 2,4-6 of 8. SO455791
4663106.2 N Laceby, Lincolnshire, S Margaret, 5, 10-3-4 (548 kg) in G♯. PN rotates: Healing; Laceby; Riby. Tue (on a rota basis). TA214065
4664106.2 SW Tarrant Gunville, Dorset, S Mary, 3 U/R, 9-2-25 (494 kg) in B. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3. ST925126
4665106.2 W Penrhos, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Cadoc (GF), 4, 8-2-9 (436 kg) in A. No regular ringing. SO415117
4666106.2 SW Penselwood, Somerset, S Michael (GF), 6, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. County books / pNBR info discrepant. Mon (exc Bank Hols). [website] ST756314
4667106.2 W Tregaer, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Mary (GF), 5, 8¼ cwt (~420 kg) in G♯. Only limited ringing allowed. SO417102
4668106.3 N Scartho, Lincolnshire, S Giles, 3, 10-0-5 (510 kg) in A♭. TA267063
4669106.3 NNW Rotherham, South Yorkshire, Minster Ch of All Saints, 12, 34-3-0 (1765 kg) in D♭. Tue. SK428928
4670106.3 NNW Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S Mary, Walkley (S;T), 6, 12-2-13 (641 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] SK333884
4671106.3 W Llangwm Uchaf, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Jerome (GF), 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B. Unringable. SO433005
4672106.3 WSW Ashwick, Somerset, S James (GF), 6, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. [website] ST637484
4673106.3 WSW West Cranmore, Somerset, S Bartholomew (GF), 6, 8-1-12 (425 kg) in A. PN shared: West Cranmore (1,3,5); Shepton Mallet(2,4). Thu (1st, 3rd, 5th). [website] ST668433
4674106.4 SW Witchampton, Dorset, S Mary & S Cuthberga & All Saints (T), 6, 9-1-26 (482 kg) in G. Wed. [website] ST988064
4675106.4 NNW Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S Anthony (Coptic Orthodox), Eastwood, 8, 12-1-21 (632 kg) in G. Former church of S Stephen (Anglican) (until 1997). SK433932
4676106.4 N Epworth, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (S;T), 8, 16-3-16 (858 kg) in F. SE783040
4677106.4 NNW Ravenfield, South Yorkshire, S James, 6 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: 1♯,2-6 of 6. SK485954
4678106.4 W Weobley, Herefordshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 17-0-14 (870 kg) in E. Thu (1st, 3rd: check). [website] SO401518
4679106.4 NNW Loversall, South Yorkshire, S Katherine, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK576987
4680106.5 WNW Downton on the Rock, Herefordshire, S Giles, 3 U/R, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G♭. Steel bells; unringable. SO437742
4681106.5 NW Keele, Staffordshire, Woodlands (GF;T), 8, 0-3-19 (47 kg) in A♯. SJ792456
4682106.5 NW Mucklestone, Staffordshire, S Mary, 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg). Unringable. SJ725373
4683106.5 WSW Portbury, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 21 cwt (~1070 kg) in E♭. [website] ST502754
4684106.6 N Brigg, Lincolnshire, S John Ev (T), 6, 8-2-7 (435 kg) in A. Thu. TA000071
4685106.6 N Bigby, Lincolnshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 6-1-8 (321 kg) in B♭. TA059074
4686106.7 N Riby, Lincolnshire, S Edmund (T), 3, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. PN rotates: Healing; Laceby; Riby; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. Tue (on a rota basis). TA184074
4687106.7 WSW Batcombe, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (T), 6, 17-1-9 (880 kg) in E♭. Thu. [website] ST690390
4688106.7 WSW Winford, Somerset, BVM & S Peter (T), 8, 13-3-26 (710 kg) in E. Mon (by arrangement). [website] ST543650
4689106.7 WSW Litton, Somerset, S Mary V, 6, 11-1-3 (573 kg) in F♯. PN rotates: E Harptree (1,3); Litton(2,4); (5th: please check). Thu (2nd, 4th). [website] ST593547
4690106.8 WSW Chew Stoke, Somerset, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 10-3-10 (551 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] ST556619
4691106.8 WNW High Ercall, Shropshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 8, 10-2-8 (537 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] SJ594173
4692106.8 SW Christchurch, Dorset, Priory Ch of Holy Trinity, 12, 27 cwt (~1370 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. Mon (check on Bank Hol). [website] SZ159925
4693106.9 NNW Thrybergh, South Yorkshire, S Leonard (GF;T), 6, 8-0-26 (418 kg) in B♭. Mon. SK466954
4694106.9 NW Madeley, Staffordshire, All Saints (S;T), 6, 11-0-26 (571 kg) in F♯. Fri. SJ772443
4695106.9 SW Fontmell Magna, Dorset, S Andrew, 6, 13-3-2 (699 kg) in F. Tue. [website] ST865169
4696106.9 W Abbey Dore, Herefordshire, S Mary, 6, 8-0-21 (416 kg) in G. Anticlockwise; No mains electricity to provide lighting on stairs or ante chamber to protect bat population. [website] SO387303
4697106.9 W Llantilio Crossenny, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Teilo, 8, 4-2-4 (230 kg) in D. PN: by arrangement. SO398149
4698106.9 W Ewyas Harold, Herefordshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 6-2-12 (336 kg) in A. Thu (alt). [website] SO387287
4699107 W Llandenny, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S John, 6 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A♭. Derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: 2,3,5-8 of 8. SO415039
4700107.1 WSW Chewton Mendip, Somerset, S Mary Magd, 8, 24-1-1 (1232 kg) in E♭. PN: by arrangement. [website] ST596531