Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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340193.6 N Willoughby, Lincolnshire, S Helen (GF), 6, 8-1-2 (420 kg) in A. Wed (1st). TF473719
340293.6 NW Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, All Saints (T), 10, 16-1-3 (827 kg) in E♭. Tue (term only) 19:00. SK564406
340393.6 SW East Tytherley, Hampshire, S Peter (GF), 8, 14-1-5 (726 kg) in F♯. PN shared: Lockerley; East Tytherley. Thu (2nd, 4th). [website] SU292290
340493.6 W Fladbury, Worcestershire, S John Bapt (T), 8, 12-3-3 (649 kg) in G♯. PN alternates with Cropthorne (check before visiting). Mon (alt). [website] SO996462
340593.6 NW Melbourne, Derbyshire, S Michael (GF), 12, 15-1-24 (786 kg) in F♯. Rung from chancel crossing. Tue. [website] SK389249
340693.6 NNW Rolleston, Nottinghamshire, Holy Trinity (T), 6, 13-3-24 (709 kg) in F♯. Thu. SK741525
340793.7 NNW Winthorpe, Nottinghamshire, All Saints, 6, 6-3-2 (344 kg) in B. Fri. [website] SK812563
340893.8 N Hogsthorpe, Lincolnshire, S Mary, 6 U/R, 11-3-2 (598 kg) in G♯. Derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. TF534722
340993.8 WNW Inkberrow, Worcestershire, S Peter (T), 6, 10-2-4 (535 kg) in G. Thu 19:00. [website] SP016572
341093.8 SW Alverstoke, Hampshire, S Mary, 8, 13-1-19 (682 kg) in F♯. Fri. [website] SZ601988
341193.8 N Harrington, Lincolnshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 2-3-17 (147 kg) in F♯. TF367718
341293.8 NNW Potterhanworth, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 6-3-24 (354 kg) in C. PN rotates: Nocton; Blankney; Potterhanworth; Branston. Tue (3rd, 5th). [website] TF054660
341393.8 NW Shardlow, Derbyshire, S James (T), 6, 12-1-24 (633 kg) in G. Tue. SK437303
341493.8 SW Romsey, Hampshire, Abbey Ch of S Mary & S Ethelflaeda, 8, 22-1-23 (1141 kg) in D♭. Wed. [website] SU351212
341593.9 NNW Averham, Nottinghamshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 12-1-1 (623 kg) in F. Mon. SK767543
341693.9 WNW Drayton Bassett, Staffordshire, S Peter (T), 6, 6-0-11 (310 kg) in B. Thu. SK192002
341793.9 WSW Enford, Wiltshire, All Saints, 6, 13-2-11 (691 kg) in E. [website] SU140516
341894 W Prestbury, Gloucestershire, S Mary (S), 8, 12-1-22 (632 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] SO969239
341994 W Kemble, Gloucestershire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Mon. [website] ST989969
342094 W Beckford, Worcestershire, S John Bapt, 6, 13-3-0 (699 kg) in F. Tue (1st, 2nd). [website] SO976358
342194 W Elmley Castle, Worcestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 17 cwt (~860 kg) in E. Tuning: 1♭,2-6 of 6. [website] SO981410
342294 SW Southampton, Hampshire, S Barnabas (GF), 6, 2-3-2 (141 kg) in F♯. Thu (check with contact). [website] SU421134
342394 WNW Redditch, Worcestershire, S Stephen (GF;T), 8, 10-3-12 (552 kg) in A♭. Mon 19:00. [website] SP041676
342494.1 WSW Brinkworth, Wiltshire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 16-3-11 (856 kg) in D. Tue. SU012844
342594.1 W Bricklehampton, Worcestershire, S Michael, 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in E♭. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SO981424
342694.2 NW Overseal, Derbyshire, S Matthew, 8, 9-3-1 (496 kg) in A♭. Mon (3rd, 4th, 5th). SK294154
342794.2 SW Lockerley, Hampshire, S John, 6, 12-1-15 (629 kg) in G. PN shared: Lockerley; East Tytherley. Thu (1st, 3rd, 5th). [website] SU298266
342894.2 WNW Middleton, Warwickshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3, 8-3-1 (445 kg) in G. Ropes fall in a straight line. [website] SP176983
342994.2 NNW Waddington, Lincolnshire, S Michael (T), 6, 11-1-25 (583 kg) in F♯. Wed (2nd, 4th). SK976641
343094.2 SW West Tytherley, Hampshire, S Peter, 3, 3-1-20 (174 kg) in E♭. Anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. [website] SU273297
343194.2 W Oaksey, Wiltshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 9-3-12 (501 kg) in G♯. ST990936
343294.2 WSW Fittleton, Wiltshire, All Saints, 6, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in G. [website] SU146495
343394.2 NNW Thurlby, Lincolnshire, S Germain, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). Derelict; unringable. SK908617
343494.3 NNW Kelham, Nottinghamshire, S Wilfrid (GF), 6, 7-1-25 (380 kg) in A. Only limited ringing allowed until tower roof problem resolved. SK773553
343594.3 W Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire, S Mary, 8, 17-0-13 (870 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] SO964204
343694.3 W Coberley, Gloucestershire, S Giles (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Unringable. SO965158
343794.3 W Elkstone, Gloucestershire, S John Ev (T), 6, 9-3-26 (507 kg) in G. [website] SO967122
343894.3 WSW Allington, Wiltshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; rung from porch; tuning: 1,3,4 of 6. SU204393
343994.3 W Cowley, Gloucestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 7¾ cwt (~390 kg) in A. [website] SO965146
344094.3 NW Breaston, Derbyshire, S Michael (GF;T), 6, 7-1-14 (375 kg) in A♭. Thu. SK459335
344194.4 NW Weston on Trent, Derbyshire, S Mary V (GF), 3, 5-3-6 (295 kg) in D. Tuning: 1-3 of 5. SK397275
344294.4 WSW Lyneham, Wiltshire, S Michael, 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. [website] SU023787
344394.4 NW Aston on Trent, Derbyshire, All Saints, 6, 9-3-15 (502 kg) in F♯. Mon. SK414293
344494.4 NW Bramcote, Nottinghamshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 6, 5-1-14 (273 kg) in B♭. Fri. SK507377
344594.4 SW Awbridge, Hampshire, Clock House Bells (GF), 10, 3-1-2 (166 kg) in E. PN: by arrangement. [website] SU319235
344694.4 NW Tamworth, Staffordshire, S Editha (S), 10, 21-2-9 (1096 kg) in E♭. Access by double helix staircase. Wed. SK207040
344794.5 NNW Aubourn, Lincolnshire, The Clock Tower (T), 3, 8-0-9 (411 kg) in A. Former church of S Peter (Anglican); building owned by Parish Council. SK919625
344894.5 WSW Netheravon, Wiltshire, All Saints, 6, 19-2-0 (991 kg) in E. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. [website] SU147484
344994.5 WSW Figheldean, Wiltshire, S Michael & All Angels, 3 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G♭. Unringable; anticlockwise; No stays or sliders; tower unsafe; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SU152474
345094.5 W Winstone, Gloucestershire, S Bartholomew (GF), 6, 10-0-3 (509 kg) in A♭. Thu. [website] SO965093