Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10.1 Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, S Andrew, 10, 13-1-3 (674 kg) in F. Wed. [website] TL187446
22.7 WNW Northill, Bedfordshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 18-2-16 (947 kg) in E♭. Mon. TL148465
32.7 NE Sutton, Bedfordshire, All Saints, 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G. Unringable. TL218475
42.9 NNW Sandy, Bedfordshire, S Swithun, 6, 12-0-8 (613 kg) in F. TL173490
52.9 WSW Southill, Bedfordshire, All Saints, 6, 11-3-3 (598 kg) in F♯. TL145422
63.1 W Old Warden, Bedfordshire, S Leonard (GF), 6, 9-0-22 (467 kg) in G. TL136443
73.3 SE Edworth, Bedfordshire, S George (GF), 3, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. No mains electricity; tuning: 1-3 of 4. TL222406
83.6 SSW Clifton, Bedfordshire, All Saints (T), 8, 10-0-6 (511 kg) in A♭. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime. TL165392
93.7 S Henlow, Bedfordshire, S Mary (T), 8, 14½ cwt (~740 kg) in F♯. Tue. TL177387
104 NE Potton, Bedfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 7-0-0 (356 kg) in A. TL228494
114.1 SE Hinxworth, Hertfordshire, S Nicholas, 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. [website] TL237403
124.4 S Arlesey, Bedfordshire, S Peter, 6, 10-3-15 (553 kg) in G. Fri. TL191375
134.6 NNW Blunham, Bedfordshire, S Edmund K&M & S James, 6, 18½ cwt (~940 kg) in E♭. Wed. TL152511
145.3 SSE Stotfold, Bedfordshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 11-0-2 (560 kg) in G. TL220366
155.4 SW Campton, Bedfordshire, All Saints (GF;T), 8, 6-2-10 (335 kg) in B. Tue. TL129380
165.5 NNW Tempsford, Bedfordshire, S Peter (GF), 6, 9-1-0 (470 kg) in A♭. TL161530
175.5 NW Great Barford, Bedfordshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 14-2-17 (744 kg) in F. TL133517
185.7 WNW Cople, Bedfordshire, All Saints (T), 6, 8-0-22 (416 kg) in A♭. Anticlockwise; 5th (8-1-22) is heavier than tenor. TL103484
195.7 E Guilden Morden, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 11-2-2 (585 kg) in F. Mon. [website] TL279441
205.8 ESE Ashwell, Hertfordshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 18-3-10 (957 kg) in F. Thu. [website] TL266397
215.8 NE Gamlingay, Cambridgeshire, S Mary V (S), 8, 16-0-14 (819 kg) in E♭. Thu. [website] TL241522
226 NW Willington, Bedfordshire, S Lawrence, 6, 9-0-0 (457 kg) in A♭. TL106498
236.1 ENE Tadlow, Cambridgeshire, S Giles (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Ringing currently not permitted. [website] TL279476
246.3 SSW Meppershall, Bedfordshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Rung from chancel crossing. Fri. TL134359
256.5 NNW Roxton, Bedfordshire, S Mary Magd (T), 5, 10-1-3 (522 kg) in G. TL153545
266.6 WNW Cardington, Bedfordshire, S Mary (T), 8, 19-1-1 (978 kg) in E. Fri. TL086478
276.9 SSE Norton, Hertfordshire, S Nicholas, 8, 9-0-2 (458 kg) in A. [website] TL231344
286.9 WSW Haynes, Bedfordshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 6-3-5 (345 kg) in B♭. TL080411
297.1 SW 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
307.3 NNE Waresley, Cambridgeshire, S James, 4, 9-0-14 (464 kg) in F♯. [website] TL249545
317.5 SSE Baldock, Hertfordshire, S Mary V, 8, 26-2-22 (1356 kg) in D. Wed. [website] TL243339
327.7 E Litlington, Cambridgeshire, S Catherine (GF), 6, 7-1-0 (368 kg) in A♭. Mon (not always: check). [website] TL309427
337.7 N Little Barford, Bedfordshire, S Denys (GF), 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 2-4,6 of 12. TL177569
347.7 SSW Shillington, Bedfordshire, All Saints (T), 5, 18-2-0 (940 kg) in E♭. TL123339
357.8 NNE Abbotsley, Cambridgeshire, S Margaret, 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. One bell (or more) from ring hung dead : tenor; one bell (or more) from ring unhung; unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 2-6 of 8. [website] TL227565
367.9 WNW Bedford, Bedfordshire, S Mary V, Goldington, 6, 10-2-7 (537 kg) in F♯. Wed. TL076510
378 NW Renhold, Bedfordshire, All Saints, 6, 13-0-0 (660 kg) in F♯. Tue. TL088528
388.1 S Ickleford, Hertfordshire, S Katharine, 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. [website] TL182316
398.4 NE Little Gransden, Cambridgeshire, S Peter & S Paul, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Derelict; unringable. [website] TL270551
408.4 SSW Pirton, Hertfordshire, S Mary, 5, 10-3-26 (558 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. [website] TL147316
418.6 SW Silsoe, Bedfordshire, S James Gt (T), 6, 6-1-9 (322 kg) in B. Mon. TL082355
428.6 NE Great Gransden, Cambridgeshire, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 13-2-11 (691 kg) in F. Thu. [website] TL270556
438.7 WNW Elstow, Bedfordshire, S Mary & S Helena, 6, 8-2-0 (432 kg) in G. Detached tower. Fri. TL048474
448.8 NW Wilden, Bedfordshire, S Nicholas (T), 5, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in F♯. TL094552
458.9 E Bassingbourn, Cambridgeshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 12-0-9 (614 kg) in F♯. Tue (1st, 3rd). [website] TL330440
468.9 N Eaton Socon, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (T), 8, 13-1-11 (678 kg) in F. Wed. TL170588
478.9 WNW Bedford, Bedfordshire, S Andrew (T), 8, 5-2-22 (289 kg) in B. Thu. TL057509
489 WSW Maulden, Bedfordshire, S Mary (T), 8, 10-2-14 (540 kg) in G. TL058380
499.1 WNW Bedford, Bedfordshire, S Paul (T), 12, 28-3-6 (1463 kg) in D. Mon. TL049496
509.1 NW Ravensden, Bedfordshire, All Saints (GF;T), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable. TL077543