Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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6451198.4 NNW Darlington, Durham, Holy Trinity (T), 6, 6-3-9 (347 kg) in B♭. Fri. NZ283148
6452198.5 WSW Jacobstowe, Devon, S James (GF), 5, 6-2-2 (331 kg) in A. SS586016
6453198.5 WSW Belstone, Devon, S Mary (GF), 6, 5-2-25 (291 kg) in A. Tue. SX619935
6454198.6 WNW Llandudno, Conwy, Clwyd, Wales, Holy Trinity (S;T), 8, 15-0-21 (772 kg) in F. Fri. [website] SH783822
6455198.6 WSW Huntshaw, Devon, S Mary Magd (GF), 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SS506228
6456198.6 WSW Stoke Fleming, Devon, S Peter, 8, 12-1-6 (625 kg) in F. [website] SX861483
6457198.7 NNW East Layton, North Yorkshire, Christ Church, 4, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Building owned by E O Proud Trust. [website] NZ163098
6458198.7 WSW Instow, Devon, S John Bapt, 3, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. SS479309
6459198.7 W Llansteffan, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Ystyffan, 8, 12-2-2 (636 kg) in F♯. Wed. SN349107
6460198.9 WSW Buckfast, Devon, Abbey Ch of S Mary (RC) (T), 12, 41-1-3 (2097 kg) in C. Also hung for ringing: 2♯ and 6♭. SX741674
6461198.9 NW Over Kellet, Lancashire, S Cuthbert (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 2,2♭,3 of 3. SD522695
6462199 WNW Porthmadog, Gwynedd, Wales, S John Div, 8, 11-2-19 (593 kg) in G. Wed 18:15. SH565387
6463199.1 NNW Manfield, North Yorkshire, All Saints, 3, 6-2-26 (342 kg) in B♭. Ropes fall in a straight line. NZ222133
6464199.1 WSW Buckfastleigh, Devon, Ruined ch of Holy Trinity, 8, 15-2-21 (797 kg) in F. Ringing temporarily suspended. SX742665
6465199.2 WSW Meeth, Devon, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 4, 6-2-24 (341 kg) in A♭. Tuning: 2-5 of 8. SS547082
6466199.2 NW Whittington, Lancashire, S Michael Archangel (GF), 6, 13-1-21 (683 kg) in G. Tue. SD599762
6467199.3 NNW Langthwaite, North Yorkshire, S Mary, 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1,4,7 of 8. [website] NZ002027
6468199.3 NNW Stanwick St John, North Yorkshire, S John Bapt, 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1-3 of 5. [website] NZ185119
6469199.4 WSW Huish, Devon, S James Less (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. SS533110
6470199.5 WSW Westleigh, Devon, S Peter (GF), 6, 11-0-17 (567 kg) in G. SS472286
6471199.6 NW Bolton le Sands, Lancashire, Holy Trinity (T), 3, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. SD483677
6472199.6 WSW Harberton, Devon, S Andrew (GF), 6, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in F. Wed. SX778586
6473199.7 WSW Merton, Devon, All Saints (GF), 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. SS525120
6474199.7 WSW Appledore, Devon, S Mary (GF), 8, 10-3-26 (558 kg) in G. Mon. SS463306
6475199.7 NNW Forcett, North Yorkshire, S Cuthbert, 3, 3 cwt (~150 kg) in F♯. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 4. [website] NZ175122
6476199.9 NW Morecambe, Lancashire, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 10-0-25 (519 kg) in G. Fri (exc 1st). SD439646
6477200 NW Casterton, Cumbria, Holy Trinity (GF), 3 U/R, 5-0-3 (255 kg) in D. The ringing bells form part of a 6-bell chime; unringable. SD624796
6478200 WSW Great Torrington, Devon, S Michael (T), 8, 14-3-4 (751 kg) in F. Ringing temporarily suspended. SS494192
6479200.1 NW Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria, S Mary V (T), 6, 12-1-23 (633 kg) in F♯. SD611788
6480200.2 WSW Holne, Devon, S Mary V (S), 6, 8-2-24 (443 kg) in G. SX705694
6481200.3 WSW Okehampton, Devon, All Saints, 8, 16-2-13 (844 kg) in F. SX581951
6482200.4 WSW Hatherleigh, Devon, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 13-2-6 (689 kg) in F. Wed. SS541046
6483200.5 WSW Inwardleigh, Devon, S Petroc (GF), 6, 6-3-4 (345 kg) in A. SX560994
6484200.7 WSW Little Torrington, Devon, S Giles (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. SS490168
6485200.7 WSW Dean Prior, Devon, S George M, 6, 11-2-24 (595 kg) in F♯. SX730635
6486200.7 WSW Blackawton, Devon, S Michael (T), 6, 11-3-1 (597 kg) in F. SX804509
6487200.7 WSW Rattery, Devon, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF), 5, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. SX740615
6488200.8 NNW Dent, Cumbria, S Andrew (T), 6, 8-0-23 (417 kg) in B♭. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. [website] SD705870
6489200.9 WSW Northam, Devon, S Margaret, 8, 13-2-25 (697 kg) in F♯. SS448290
6490201 WSW Petrockstowe, Devon, S Petrock (GF), 6, 8-0-14 (413 kg) in A♭. SS513091
6491201 WSW Bideford, Devon, S Mary, 8, 17-1-10 (881 kg) in E. Wed. SS453264
6492201 WSW Weare Giffard, Devon, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 7-1-26 (380 kg) in A. SS467221
6493201.2 NW Barbon, Cumbria, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 7-1-25 (380 kg) in A. Thu 17:30. SD630824
6494201.2 NW Warton, Lancashire, S Oswald or Holy Trinity, 3 U/R, 15 cwt (~760 kg). Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SD498723
6495201.4 WSW Halwell, Devon, S Leonard, 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. Thu. SX777532
6496201.6 W Laugharne, Carmarthenshire, Dyfed, Wales, S Martin, 6, 7-3-22 (404 kg) in B♭. Mon 19:00. SN302114
6497201.8 WSW Frithelstock, Devon, S Mary & S Gregory (GF), 6, 17 cwt (~860 kg) in E♭. SS463195
6498201.8 WSW Slapton, Devon, S James Gt (GF;T), 6, 5-1-12 (272 kg) in A. Fri 18:30. SX821449
6499201.9 WSW Monkleigh, Devon, S George (GF), 6, 8-2-15 (439 kg) in A♭. SS457207
6500202.1 WSW Peters Marland, Devon, S Peter (GF), 6, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. SS478134