Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Offley, Hertfordshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 14-3-20 (758 kg) in F. TL145268
21.7 W Lilley, Hertfordshire, S Peter, 6, 6-0-24 (316 kg) in C. [website] TL118263
32.2 SSE King's Walden, Hertfordshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F♯. [website] TL160235
42.9 ENE Hitchin, Hertfordshire, S Mary, 12, 17-0-16 (871 kg) in E. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Mon. [website] TL184291
53 N Pirton, Hertfordshire, S Mary, 5, 10-3-26 (558 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. [website] TL147316
63.3 E St Ippolyts, Hertfordshire, S Hippolytus (GF;T), 6, 12-3-6 (650 kg) in G. Wed. [website] TL197271
73.8 NE Ickleford, Hertfordshire, S Katharine, 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. [website] TL182316
84.1 SE St Paul's Walden, Hertfordshire, All Saints, 6, 11-3-2 (598 kg) in F. Anticlockwise. Wed 20:00. [website] TL192222
94.3 WNW Barton le Clay, Bedfordshire, S Nicholas, 8, 16-1-14 (832 kg) in F. Mon. TL085304
104.4 ENE Great Wymondley, Hertfordshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-3-12 (450 kg) in A♭. Thu. [website] TL214285
114.5 E Little Wymondley, Hertfordshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 2-3-22 (150 kg) in E. TL216272
124.6 NNW Shillington, Bedfordshire, All Saints (T), 5, 18-2-0 (940 kg) in E♭. TL123339
134.7 SW Luton, Bedfordshire, S Mary, 12, 25-0-24 (1281 kg) in D. TL095211
145.5 SSE Kimpton, Hertfordshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 10-2-15 (540 kg) in G. Tue. [website] TL177185
155.6 E Graveley, Hertfordshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Wed. [website] TL234281
165.7 N Meppershall, Bedfordshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Rung from chancel crossing. Fri. TL134359
175.9 E Stevenage, Hertfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 8, 14-2-24 (748 kg) in F. Tue 20:00. [website] TL240262
186 NNW Upper Gravenhurst, Bedfordshire, S Giles (GF), 5, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Church closed; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; ringing prohibited. TL112359
196.4 SE Knebworth, Hertfordshire, S Mary & S Thomas a Becket (GF;T), 8, 12¾ cwt (~650 kg) in G. Fri. [website] TL230210
206.6 SW Caddington, Bedfordshire, All Saints (T), 6, 8-0-0 (406 kg) in G. Thu. TL063198
216.7 NW Silsoe, Bedfordshire, S James Gt (T), 6, 6-1-9 (322 kg) in B. Mon. TL082355
226.8 SE Codicote, Hertfordshire, S Giles, 8, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A. Tue (confirm first). [website] TL218187
237.1 N Campton, Bedfordshire, All Saints (GF;T), 8, 6-2-10 (335 kg) in B. Tue. TL129380
247.1 NE Norton, Hertfordshire, S Nicholas, 8, 9-0-2 (458 kg) in A. [website] TL231344
257.3 NNE Arlesey, Bedfordshire, S Peter, 6, 10-3-15 (553 kg) in G. Fri. TL191375
267.5 NE Baldock, Hertfordshire, S Mary V, 8, 26-2-22 (1356 kg) in D. Wed. [website] TL243339
277.7 NNE Henlow, Bedfordshire, S Mary (T), 8, 14½ cwt (~740 kg) in F♯. Tue. TL177387
287.7 NE Stotfold, Bedfordshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 11-0-2 (560 kg) in G. TL220366
297.7 S Harpenden, Hertfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 8, 15-0-16 (769 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] TL132144
307.7 NW Flitton, Bedfordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 6-0-5 (307 kg) in B. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. TL059358
317.7 ENE Weston, Hertfordshire, Holy Trinity, 6, 12-0-18 (618 kg) in F♯. ART Teaching Centre: Weston Hills Ringing Centre. [website] TL265299
327.8 N Clifton, Bedfordshire, All Saints (T), 8, 10-0-6 (511 kg) in A♭. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime. TL165392
338.1 WSW Houghton Regis, Bedfordshire, All Saints, 6, 13-1-3 (674 kg) in F. TL018239
348.1 WNW Westoning, Bedfordshire, S Mary Magd, 6, 11-1-18 (580 kg) in F♯. TL028327
358.2 SSE Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire, S Helen (GF;T), 8, 14-0-22 (721 kg) in F. Rung from chancel crossing. Mon 20:00. [website] TL176140
368.3 ESE Aston, Hertfordshire, S Mary (T), 6, 11-1-18 (580 kg) in G. Thu. [website] TL271226
378.3 WSW Dunstable, Bedfordshire, Priory Ch of S Peter (T), 8, 23-2-15 (1201 kg) in E♭. Wed. TL021218
388.4 SE Welwyn, Hertfordshire, S Mary V, 8, 8-1-14 (425 kg) in A. Tue. [website] TL230162
398.5 W Toddington, Bedfordshire, S George of England, 8, 21½ cwt (~1090 kg) in D. TL010289
408.5 NW Flitwick, Bedfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 9-1-9 (474 kg) in G. [website] TL029342
418.5 WSW Kensworth, Bedfordshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 3-3-16 (198 kg) in E♭. TL031190
428.6 SSW Flamstead, Hertfordshire, S Leonard, 6, 13-1-14 (679 kg) in E. Wed. [website] TL078145
438.8 NW Maulden, Bedfordshire, S Mary (T), 8, 10-2-14 (540 kg) in G. TL058380
448.9 ESE Datchworth, Hertfordshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 8-1-16 (426 kg) in G♯. [website] TL267192
459.2 E Walkern, Hertfordshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 6-2-16 (337 kg) in A. Fri. [website] TL292265
469.2 WNW Tingrith, Bedfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B. Unringable; anticlockwise. TL007324
479.6 N Southill, Bedfordshire, All Saints, 6, 11-3-3 (598 kg) in F♯. TL145422
489.6 ESE Benington, Hertfordshire, S Peter (T), 8, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] TL296235
499.8 NW Ampthill, Bedfordshire, S Andrew, 8, 13-3-6 (701 kg) in A♭. Thu (not always: check). TL036382
509.8 NNW Haynes, Bedfordshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 6-3-5 (345 kg) in B♭. TL080411