Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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380190.1 SW Thruxton, Hampshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 8-3-0 (445 kg) in A. [website] SU288455
380290.1 W Great Malvern, Worcestershire, Priory Ch of S Mary & S Michael (S), 10, 21-0-3 (1068 kg) in E. Also hung for ringing: 7♯. Thu. [website] SO776458
380390.2 N Caistor, Lincolnshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 11-3-8 (601 kg) in F♯. TA116012
380490.2 S Steyning, West Sussex, S Andrew & S Cuthman, 8, 12-1-16 (630 kg) in F♯. Thu. TQ178114
380590.2 WSW Hilmarton, Wiltshire, S Lawrence, 6, 13-0-16 (668 kg) in E. [website] SU019753
380690.2 WSW Maisemore, Gloucestershire, S Giles (GF), 6, 10-1-10 (525 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] SO813216
380790.3 S Upper Beeding, West Sussex, S Peter, 6, 7-2-27 (393 kg) in B♭. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Fri (confirm first). TQ192111
380890.3 SE Stowting, Kent, S Mary V (GF), 6, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Anticlockwise. [website] TR124418
380990.3 SSE Warehorne, Kent, S Matthew (GF), 6, 9-2-8 (486 kg) in G. [website] TQ989325
381090.3 NNW South Anston, South Yorkshire, S James, 8, 13-1-5 (675 kg) in G. Thu. SK519837
381190.4 NW Old Whittington, Derbyshire, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 5-0-20 (263 kg) in C. Fri. SK384752
381290.4 SW Amport, Hampshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-3-24 (455 kg) in F♯. Rung from chancel crossing. Fri. [website] SU299442
381390.4 WNW Bobbington, Staffordshire, Holy Cross, 4 U/R, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in D♭. Unringable; tuning: 2-5 of 8. SO808905
381490.5 S Ringmer, East Sussex, S Mary V (S;T), 8, 13-3-0 (699 kg) in F. Wed. TQ445125
381590.5 N Redbourne, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 6 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G♯. Unringable. SK973999
381690.5 SW Crawley, Hampshire, S Mary (GF;T), 5, 6-1-11 (323 kg) in A♭. [website] SU424348
381790.5 NW Old Brampton, Derbyshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 12-0-9 (614 kg) in A♭. Mon. SK336719
381890.5 NNW Laughton, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg). Unringable. SK849973
381990.5 NNW Misterton, Nottinghamshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 11-3-17 (605 kg) in G. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK764947
382090.5 SSE Wittersham, Kent, S John Bapt, 8, 16-2-8 (842 kg) in E. Tue. [website] TQ897269
382190.6 WSW Great Somerford, Wiltshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 8-0-5 (409 kg) in G. 5th (9-0-7) is heavier than tenor. ST964830
382290.6 S Chiddingly, East Sussex, dedication unknown, 8, 8-3-18 (453 kg) in G. Thu. TQ544141
382390.6 NW Stanton in Peak, Derbyshire, Holy Trinity, 6, 4-0-20 (212 kg) in D. Mon. SK241642
382490.7 NNW Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, S Wilfrid, 3 U/R, 4½ cwt (~230 kg) in C♯. Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK652907
382590.7 SE St Laurence in Thanet, Kent, S Laurence (T), 10, 14-1-19 (733 kg) in E. Tue. [website] TR370653
382690.7 SE Nonington, Kent, S Mary V (GF), 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. TR252523
382790.7 NNW Killamarsh, Derbyshire, S Giles (GF;T), 6, 10-3-26 (558 kg) in F♯. Tuning: 1♯,2-6 of 6. SK461809
382890.7 SW Alton Priors, Wiltshire, All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 5-3-14 (298 kg) in D♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No mains electricity; tuning: 2,3,5 of 8. SU109621
382990.8 SW North Tidworth, Wiltshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 9-0-18 (465 kg) in G. C16 historic bellframe (listed) remains in situ higher in tower. [website] SU234490
383090.8 WSW Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire, Holy Trinity, 6, 12-0-8 (613 kg) in F♯. Truncated spire. Fri. [website] SO872008
383190.8 N North Kelsey, Lincolnshire, All Hallows (GF), 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1-3 of 4. TA044015
383290.8 SW Leckford, Hampshire, S Nicholas (GF), 5, 8-2-4 (434 kg) in A. [website] SU373376
383390.8 WSW Long Newnton, Gloucestershire, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 10-2-2 (534 kg) in A♭. [website] ST909924
383490.9 SSE Beckley, East Sussex, All Saints (GF), 6, 12-0-10 (614 kg) in F. PN alternates with Peasmarsh. Thu (not always: check) 18:30. TQ842237
383590.9 SE Sellindge, Kent, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-2-19 (440 kg) in A♭. [website] TR093384
383690.9 WNW Stafford, Staffordshire, S Mary, 10, 19-0-11 (970 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime; future plans: to become 12; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. [website] SJ921232
383790.9 WSW Hempsted, Gloucestershire, S Swithun (GF), 8, 10-2-12 (539 kg) in F♯. Rung from chancel. Wed. [website] SO813170
383890.9 WSW Stroud, Gloucestershire, S Laurence (GF), 10, 20-1-20 (1038 kg) in E♭. Tue (exc Aug). [website] SO852052
383991 WNW Lapley, Staffordshire, All Saints (S), 8, 9-3-20 (504 kg) in F♯. Thu. SJ872129
384091 SSE Ruckinge, Kent, S Mary Magd (GF), 5, 11-1-4 (573 kg) in A♭. Tue (by arrangement). [website] TR024335
384191 SW Compton Bassett, Wiltshire, S Swithin (GF), 6, 10-1-17 (528 kg) in G. [website] SU030715
384291 WNW Sandon, Staffordshire, All Saints (T), 6, 6-2-19 (339 kg) in A. SJ953294
384391 S Laughton, East Sussex, All Saints (T), 6, 9-2-6 (485 kg) in G. Thu. TQ500125
384491 WSW Malmesbury, Wiltshire, S Paul's Tower (S), 8, 11-0-8 (562 kg) in F. Tower of former church of S Paul (Anglican). Tue 19:00. [website] ST932872
384591 WSW Avening, Gloucestershire, Holy Cross, 6, 11-2-15 (591 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] ST879980
384691 NNW Eckington, Derbyshire, S Peter & S Paul (S;T), 8, 16-0-14 (819 kg) in E. CC recognised Ringing Centre; ART Teaching Centre: The Gordon Halls Ringing Centre. Thu. [website] SK431797
384791.1 SSE Appledore, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 12-0-15 (616 kg) in G. Fri. [website] TQ957292
384891.1 WNW Pattingham, Staffordshire, S Chad (T), 8, 12-3-6 (650 kg) in F. Mon 20:00. [website] SO820991
384991.1 W Corse, Gloucestershire, S Margaret (GF), 6, 12-0-14 (616 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] SO788265
385091.1 W Staunton, Gloucestershire, S James (GF), 6, 9-0-8 (461 kg) in G. [website] SO781292