Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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260176.4 NNE Aylsham, Norfolk, S Michael (T), 10, 17-1-6 (879 kg) in E♭. Tue (with exceptions). TG192270
260276.4 WNW Willey, Warwickshire, S Leonard, 3 U/R, 4½ cwt (~230 kg) in B. Derelict; unringable; tuning: 1,2,4 of 5. [website] SP496847
260376.4 NW Evington, Leicestershire, S Denys (GF;T), 6, 16-0-24 (824 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK627027
260476.5 W Buckland, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 8, 14-2-7 (740 kg) in E. Wed (with exceptions). SU342982
260576.5 W Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire, S Kenelm, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SP324113
260676.5 WNW Tysoe, Warwickshire, Assumption of BVM (S;T), 6, 12-0-18 (618 kg) in F. Wed. [website] SP340443
260776.6 NNW Stoke Rochford, Lincolnshire, S Mary & S Andrew (GF), 5, 10-1-18 (529 kg) in F♯. SK920273
260876.6 NW Great Dalby, Leicestershire, S Swithun (GF), 5, 9-1-17 (478 kg) in A♭. SK742144
260976.6 NNW Skillington, Lincolnshire, S James (GF), 5, 6-1-22 (327 kg) in A. SK895259
261076.6 NNW Swaton, Lincolnshire, S Michael, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in A♭. Unringable. TF133375
261176.6 NW South Wigston, Leicestershire, S Thomas Ap, 8, 14-1-19 (733 kg) in F. Tue. SP586983
261276.6 NW Leire, Leicestershire, S Peter (T), 6, 6-3-14 (349 kg) in A. Thu 19:00. SP525900
261376.6 WSW Deane, Hampshire, All Saints, 8, 10-0-21 (518 kg) in F♯. Only limited ringing allowed. [website] SU545502
261476.6 N Skirbeck, Lincolnshire, S Nicholas, 6 U/R, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G. Unringable. TF337431
261576.6 SW East Tisted, Hampshire, S James (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1,3,4 of 4. [website] SU701322
261676.7 WSW Letcombe Bassett, Oxfordshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3, 4-1-7 (219 kg) in C. SU373849
261776.7 N Freiston, Lincolnshire, S James, 6, 14-1-4 (726 kg) in E. TF377437
261876.7 S Eastbourne, East Sussex, All Saints, 8, 18¼ cwt (~930 kg) in E. Mon. [website] TV608982
261976.7 NW Scraptoft, Leicestershire, All Saints (T), 6, 5-1-16 (274 kg) in B♭. Thu (confirm first) 20:00. SK647055
262076.7 W Leafield, Oxfordshire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 11-2-21 (594 kg) in A♭. SP318153
262176.8 NNW Threekingham, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Unringable. TF089361
262276.8 NW South Croxton, Leicestershire, S John Bapt, 4 U/R, 8-1-19 (428 kg) in A. One or more bells not hung; unringable. SK691103
262376.9 SSW Clapham, West Sussex, S Mary V (GF), 3, 3-3-12 (196 kg) in D. Ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; three-quarter wheels; tuning: 1,2♭,3 of 3. TQ095066
262476.9 NNW Boothby Pagnell, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 5, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in A. SK971308
262576.9 NNE Bale, Norfolk, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Unringable. TG010367
262676.9 NW Freeby, Leicestershire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 4-2-19 (237 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tower unsafe; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK803201
262776.9 NW Ashby Folville, Leicestershire, S Mary (GF), 8, 12-1-2 (623 kg) in G. SK706119
262876.9 NNW Walcot, Lincolnshire, S Nicholas, 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable. TF059351
262976.9 WNW Harbury, Warwickshire, All Saints (T), 8, 12-0-3 (611 kg) in G. Fri. [website] SP374599
263076.9 S East Dean, East Sussex, S Simon & S Jude, 5 U/R, 5-0-25 (265 kg) in B♭. Unringable; No stays or sliders. TV557977
263177 WSW Childrey, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 8, 12-0-4 (611 kg) in A♭. Wed. SU359878
263277 SW Preston Candover, Hampshire, S Mary V, 6, 3-3-7 (194 kg) in D. ART Teaching Centre: Alresford School of Bell Ringing. [website] SU606415
263377 WNW Marton, Warwickshire, S Esprit, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in F♯. Unringable. [website] SP406689
263477 WSW Burghclere, Hampshire, The Ascension (T), 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. Wed. [website] SU469610
263577.1 W Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 14-1-4 (726 kg) in F♯. SP311273
263677.1 WSW Welford, Berkshire, S Gregory Gt, 5 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in sequence: 1,3,4,2,5; round tower; tuning: 1-5 of 8. [website] SU408731
263777.1 WNW Ufton, Warwickshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in D. Unringable. [website] SP378621
263877.1 NW Beeby, Leicestershire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Unringable; truncated spire. SK664083
263977.1 NW Knighton, Leicestershire, S Mary Magd (T), 8, 10-2-8 (537 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] SK599012
264077.2 WSW Stanford in the Vale, Oxfordshire, S Denys, 8, 8-1-17 (427 kg) in G♯. Tue. SU341934
264177.2 NE Scottow, Norfolk, All Saints, 6, 10-2-14 (540 kg) in A♭. TG265237
264277.2 WNW Chadshunt, Warwickshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F♯. Only limited ringing allowed; No mains electricity. [website] SP349530
264377.2 NW Cosby, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 12-0-3 (611 kg) in F♯. Mon. SP547948
264477.2 NW Blaby, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 10-1-11 (526 kg) in A♭. PN alternates: Blaby; Countesthorpe. Mon (alt). SP570978
264577.3 NNE Wighton, Norfolk, All Saints, 6, 7-2-4 (383 kg) in B♭. Tue (1st). TF940399
264677.3 N Butterwick, Lincolnshire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 9-3-12 (501 kg) in G. Tue. TF387449
264777.4 NNW Sproxton, Leicestershire, S Bartholomew (GF), 8, 8-2-15 (439 kg) in A. PN shared: Branston; Croxton Kerrial; Harston; Saltby; Sproxton. Mon (check with contact). SK856249
264877.4 N Boston, Lincolnshire, S Botolph (T), 10, 21-1-10 (1084 kg) in E♭. Also 4 qr bells (1932), and another 11 (1949): for chiming only; ringing temporarily suspended; Access to ringing room by two independent routes. TF326441
264977.4 W Whichford, Warwickshire, S Michael (GF), 8, 12-3-23 (658 kg) in G. Tue. [website] SP311346
265077.5 NW Claybrooke, Leicestershire, S Peter (T), 8, 13-3-10 (703 kg) in E♭. Wed 20:00. SP496879