Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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4901134.2 NW Mucklestone, Staffordshire, S Mary, 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg). Unringable. SJ725373
4902134.3 WSW South Barrow, Somerset, S Peter (T), 3, 5-3-3 (293 kg) in A♭. [website] ST601278
4903134.3 WSW Burrington, Somerset, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 11-2-18 (592 kg) in G. Mon 20:00. [website] ST478593
4904134.4 W Ewyas Harold, Herefordshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 6-2-12 (336 kg) in A. Thu (alt). [website] SO387287
4905134.4 WSW Wrington, Somerset, All Saints, 10, 36-2-19 (1863 kg) in C♯. Thu. [website] ST467627
4906134.4 W Abbey Dore, Herefordshire, S Mary, 6, 8-0-21 (416 kg) in G. Anticlockwise; No mains electricity to provide lighting on stairs or ante chamber to protect bat population. [website] SO387303
4907134.5 WSW West Pennard, Somerset, S Nicholas (T), 6, 20-3-25 (1065 kg) in E♭. [website] ST552382
4908134.5 NW Kidsgrove, Staffordshire, S Thomas (T), 8, 11-0-4 (561 kg) in G. Only limited ringing allowed. SJ838541
4909134.5 WSW Sparkford, Somerset, S Mary Magd (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. [website] ST608256
4910134.6 WSW Weston Bampfylde, Somerset, Holy Cross (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Three-quarter wheels; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. [website] ST610249
4911134.6 WNW Wroxeter, Shropshire, S Andrew, 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G♯. Tuning: 1-6 of 12. [website] SJ563082
4912134.7 WNW Aymestrey, Herefordshire, S John Bapt & S Alkmund, 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Anticlockwise. [website] SO425651
4913134.7 WSW Wookey, Somerset, S Matthew, 6, 11-2-26 (596 kg) in G. Wed. [website] ST518457
4914134.7 W Weobley, Herefordshire, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 17-0-14 (870 kg) in E. Thu (1st, 3rd: check). [website] SO401518
4915134.8 W Redwick, Newport, Gwent, Wales, S Thomas Ap (GF), 6, 9-1-27 (482 kg) in G. Rung from chancel. PN: by arrangement. ST412841
4916134.8 NNW Wortley, South Yorkshire, S Leonard (T), 8, 11-2-5 (586 kg) in G. Thu. [website] SK307993
4917134.8 NW Bolsterstone, South Yorkshire, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 12-3-24 (659 kg) in F♯. Wed. SK270968
4918134.8 WNW Acton Burnell, Shropshire, S Mary, 4, 5-1-14 (273 kg) in G♯. No regular ringing. SJ533019
4919134.8 NNW Skelbrooke, South Yorkshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3, 3-1-20 (174 kg) in F♯. Ropes fall in a straight line; ropes fall in sequence: 1,3,2; tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3. SE511120
4920134.9 WNW Onibury, Shropshire, S Michael & All Angels, 4 U/R, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in C♯. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 2,4-6 of 8. SO455791
4921134.9 WNW Cardington, Shropshire, S James, 8, 7-0-5 (358 kg) in G. SO506951
4922134.9 NNW Campsall, South Yorkshire, S Mary Magd, 8, 11-1-5 (574 kg) in A♭. SE544140
4923135 NNW Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire, S Mary, 8, 21 cwt (~1070 kg) in D. Thu. TA047329
4924135 NNW Worsbrough, South Yorkshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). Unringable. SE349026
4925135 NNW Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire, S John Ev, 8, 15-2-8 (791 kg) in F. SE745234
4926135.1 WSW Sandford Orcas, Dorset, S Nicholas, 6, 11-1-11 (577 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] ST622210
4927135.1 SW Wool, Dorset, Holy Rood (GF), 6, 11-0-24 (570 kg) in G. Tue. [website] SY847864
4928135.2 W Preston on Wye, Herefordshire, S Lawrence, 6, 12-2-5 (637 kg) in G. [website] SO383424
4929135.2 WSW Westbury sub Mendip, Somerset, S Lawrence (T), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Mon. [website] ST499487
4930135.2 W Rowlestone, Herefordshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg). Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SO373271
4931135.2 NW Bosley, Cheshire, S Mary V, 6, 5-2-22 (289 kg) in A. Mon (exc Bank Hols). SJ918655
4932135.2 WNW Downton on the Rock, Herefordshire, S Giles, 3 U/R, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G♭. Steel bells; unringable. SO437742
4933135.2 W Tyberton, Herefordshire, S Mary (GF), 5, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B. [website] SO380398
4934135.2 NW Audley, Staffordshire, S James Gt, 8, 15-0-18 (770 kg) in F♯. Tue. SJ798508
4935135.2 WNW High Ercall, Shropshire, S Michael & All Angels (T), 8, 10-2-8 (537 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] SJ594173
4936135.3 WSW West Lydford, Somerset, S Peter, 6, 13¾ cwt (~700 kg) in F. PN shared: Barton St David; Kingweston; West Lydford. Mon (check with contact). [website] ST564318
4937135.3 WSW Queen Camel, Somerset, S Barnabas (T), 6, 36-3-7 (1870 kg) in C. Wed (by arrangement). [website] ST597249
4938135.4 W Usk, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Mary (S;T), 8, 14-1-7 (727 kg) in F♯. Thu. SO379008
4939135.5 WSW Rimpton, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 2,2♭,3 of 3. [website] ST610218
4940135.5 W Bacton, Herefordshire, S Faith (GF), 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1-4 of 6. [website] SO370323
4941135.5 WSW Sherborne, Dorset, Abbey Ch of S Mary V, 8, 46-0-5 (2339 kg) in B♭. The heaviest ring of eight bells. Tue. [website] ST638165
4942135.6 N Swine, East Riding of Yorkshire, S Mary, 4 U/R, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in E♭. Unringable. TA134358
4943135.6 NW Chapel en le Frith, Derbyshire, S Thomas a Becket (T), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Tue. SK057808
4944135.6 W Norton Canon, Herefordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 6-3-16 (350 kg) in B♭. Thu (5th: check). [website] SO381477
4945135.8 WNW Market Drayton, Shropshire, S Mary, 8, 17-2-3 (890 kg) in E. Wed. [website] SJ675340
4946135.8 W Tredunnock, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Andrew (GF), 6, 8-3-3 (446 kg) in A. Fri (not always: check). ST379948
4947135.8 W Staunton on Wye, Herefordshire, S Mary V, 6, 10-0-11 (513 kg) in G. Thu (2nd, 4th: check). [website] SO375448
4948135.8 NW Norton in Hales, Shropshire, S Chad, 8, 11-0-17 (567 kg) in F♯. [website] SJ703386
4949135.8 W Monnington on Wye, Herefordshire, S Mary, 4 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in C. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. [website] SO373433
4950135.9 WSW Glanvilles Wootton, Dorset, S Mary V (GF), 6, 11-3-19 (606 kg) in G. Fri. [website] ST680081