Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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150150.8 S Wandsworth, Greater London, All Saints, 8, 15-1-24 (786 kg) in F. Only limited ringing allowed. [website] TQ254747
150250.8 ENE East Harling, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 8-3-22 (454 kg) in G. TL989866
150350.8 NW Birstall, Leicestershire, S James Gt (GF;T), 8, 10-0-23 (518 kg) in G♯. Thu (exc 2nd). SK596088
150450.9 ENE Thelnetham, Suffolk, S Nicholas, 5, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. [website] TM018783
150550.9 NE Grimston, Norfolk, S Botolph (T), 6, 7-1-16 (376 kg) in A. Wed. TF721218
150650.9 NNW Scalford, Leicestershire, S Egelwin (GF), 3, 8-1-22 (429 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK762241
150750.9 SE Purleigh, Essex, All Saints (T), 6, 9-3-18 (503 kg) in G. Thu 20:00. TL841020
150850.9 E Stowmarket, Suffolk, S Peter & S Mary (S;T), 8, 20-0-27 (1028 kg) in D. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; future plans: to become 10; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. [website] TM049586
150951 E Wyverstone, Suffolk, S George (GF), 3, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Anticlockwise. TM041678
151051 SW Watlington, Oxfordshire, S Leonard (GF), 8, 24 cwt (~1220 kg) in E♭. Wed 19:00. SU684947
151151 W Wroxton, Oxfordshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 8-1-20 (428 kg) in A♭. SP417417
151251 WNW Brinklow, Warwickshire, S John Bapt (T), 8, 8-1-20 (428 kg) in A♭. Wed. [website] SP436796
151351 ESE Shelley, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G♯. Unringable. [website] TM030384
151451 E Combs, Suffolk, S Mary, 4 U/R, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; one or more bells not hung; unringable; future plans: To be augmented to 10 using the 8 from Hunslet, Leeds & 2 trebles in a new frame. The 4 existing bells will be hung dead for chiming in the existing frame; tuning: 1,3-5 of 5. [website] TM051569
151551 WNW Sharnford, Leicestershire, S Helen (GF;T), 6, 10-2-6 (536 kg) in G. Mon. SP483919
151651 WSW Bloxham, Oxfordshire, Our Lady of Bloxham (GF), 8, 26-3-7 (1362 kg) in C♯. Fri. SP429356
151751.1 WSW Woodeaton, Oxfordshire, Holy Rood, 5, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. SP534118
151851.1 SW Cuddesdon, Oxfordshire, All Saints (T), 6, 12-3-7 (651 kg) in F. [website] SP600030
151951.1 ENE Watton, Norfolk, S Mary (T), 6, 7-1-4 (370 kg) in A. Round tower. Fri. TF921009
152051.1 WNW Sapcote, Leicestershire, All Saints, 10, 9-1-26 (482 kg) in A♭. Tue 20:00. SP488931
152151.1 ENE Hinderclay, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 6, 10-1-13 (527 kg) in G. Mon (alt). [website] TM027768
152251.2 N Kirton in Holland, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul (S;T), 8, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in F. PN shared: Frampton; Kirton in Holland; Sutterton; Wigtoft. Thu (on a rota basis). TF304385
152351.2 E Westhorpe, Suffolk, S Margaret, 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable. [website] TM043692
152451.2 NW Hoby, Leicestershire, All Saints, 5, 8-0-23 (417 kg) in A. SK669173
152551.2 SW Little Milton, Oxfordshire, S James, 6, 11-3-22 (607 kg) in F♯. Tue. SP617007
152651.3 S Wandsworth, Greater London, Holy Trinity, West Hill, 8, 15-0-2 (763 kg) in F♯. Fri (not always: check). [website] TQ240739
152751.3 ESE Layer de la Haye, Essex, S John Bapt (T), 6, 10-3-22 (556 kg) in F. [website] TL964191
152851.3 NW Thrussington, Leicestershire, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 5, 8-1-8 (423 kg) in B♭. SK650157
152951.3 S Twickenham, Greater London, All Hallows, 10, 18-2-23 (950 kg) in E. Tue. TQ158741
153051.3 ESE Colchester, Essex, S Peter (T), 8, 21-0-17 (1075 kg) in E♭. Thu. [website] TL994252
153151.3 SSE Erith, Greater London, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 16-3-22 (861 kg) in F♯. Wed (1st) 20:00. [website] TQ507787
153251.4 SSW Hambleden, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V, 8, 11-0-25 (570 kg) in F♯. Fri. SU783866
153351.4 SE Goldhanger, Essex, S Peter (GF;T), 8, 8-3-1 (445 kg) in A♭. Wed. TL905088
153451.4 W Marton, Warwickshire, S Esprit, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in F♯. Unringable. [website] SP406689
153551.4 NNW Croxton Kerrial, Leicestershire, S Botolph & S John Bapt, 6, 9-1-15 (477 kg) in F. PN shared: Branston; Croxton Kerrial; Harston; Saltby; Sproxton. Mon (check with contact). SK835295
153651.4 NW Wanlip, Leicestershire, Our Lady & S Nicholas (GF), 6, 7-3-3 (395 kg) in B♭. SK602109
153751.4 W Burton Dassett, Warwickshire, All Saints, 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F. No regular ringing. [website] SP398514
153851.4 SSE Basildon, Essex, S Martin of Tours, Basildon Bell Tower, 8, 11-2-24 (595 kg) in G. Detached tower. Wed. [website] TQ702886
153951.5 NE Castle Acre, Norfolk, S James, 6, 10-3-16 (553 kg) in G♯. PN shared with Swaffham. Fri (last). TF815150
154051.5 SSE South Ockendon, Essex, Holy Cross (RC) (T), 8, 3-3-9 (195 kg) in D. Thu. TQ583816
154151.5 NE Sporle, Norfolk, S Mary, 3 U/R, 3-3-12 (196 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of a 4-bell chime; derelict; unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. TF849114
154251.5 NNW Goadby Marwood, Leicestershire, S Denys, 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in C. Derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. SK779263
154351.5 WNW Stoney Stanton, Leicestershire, S Michael (GF;T), 8, 14-0-0 (711 kg) in F♯. Thu 20:00. SP489947
154451.6 SE Tolleshunt D'Arcy, Essex, S Nicholas (T), 6, 6-2-4 (332 kg) in B♭. Mon. TL928116
154551.6 E Bacton, Suffolk, S Mary V (GF), 6, 8-3-12 (450 kg) in F♯. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. [website] TM052671
154651.6 S Lewisham, Greater London, S Mary, 8, 21-1-14 (1086 kg) in E♭. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ379748
154751.6 NW Ratcliffe on the Wreake, Leicestershire, S Botolph (GF), 6, 4-3-0 (241 kg) in D. SK630145
154851.6 N Osbournby, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul, 3 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg). One or more bells not hung; unringable. TF069381
154951.6 E Rickinghall Superior, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 6, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in G. [website] TM040745
155051.6 NW Saxelbye, Leicestershire, S Peter (GF), 3, 7-2-5 (383 kg) in B♭. SK700209