Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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270180.8 NNE Hindringham, Norfolk, S Martin, 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 6. TF984364
270280.8 NW Knighton, Leicestershire, S Mary Magd (T), 8, 10-2-8 (537 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] SK599012
270380.8 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
270480.9 NW Broughton Astley, Leicestershire, S Mary (T), 8, 18-0-7 (918 kg) in E. Wed. SP526926
270580.9 WSW Hurstbourne Priors, Hampshire, S Andrew, 8, 14-3-9 (753 kg) in F. [website] SU439466
270680.9 WSW Hungerford, Berkshire, S Lawrence (T), 8, 12-1-8 (626 kg) in G. Wed. [website] SU334687
270780.9 WNW Brinklow, Warwickshire, S John Bapt (T), 8, 8-1-20 (428 kg) in A♭. Wed. [website] SP436796
270880.9 SW Warnford, Hampshire, Our Lady of Warnford (GF), 6, 12-2-10 (640 kg) in G. PN shared: Warnford; West Meon. Mon (2nd, 4th: check). [website] SU622226
270980.9 W Great Coxwell, Oxfordshire, S Giles, 5 U/R, 11-1-26 (583 kg) in G. Unringable. SU269934
271081 W Longcot, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (GF), 8, 8-1-24 (430 kg) in A♭. Fri. SU273907
271181 W Kingham, Oxfordshire, S Andrew (GF), 8, 12-0-4 (611 kg) in F♯. SP258237
271281 NW Ashby Folville, Leicestershire, S Mary (GF), 8, 12-1-2 (623 kg) in G. SK706119
271381 NE Bradwell, Norfolk, S Nicholas (GF;T), 3, 10-0-19 (517 kg) in G. Round tower. TG503038
271481 W Burford, Oxfordshire, S John Bapt, 8, 17-3-0 (902 kg) in E. Fri. SP253124
271581.1 NW Beeby, Leicestershire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Unringable; truncated spire. SK664083
271681.1 WNW Wappenbury, Warwickshire, S John Bapt, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Unringable. [website] SP377692
271781.2 N Fishtoft, Lincolnshire, S Guthlac, 6, 12-2-9 (639 kg) in F♯. Fri. TF364425
271881.2 NNW Skillington, Lincolnshire, S James (GF), 5, 6-1-22 (327 kg) in A. SK895259
271981.2 W Little Compton, Warwickshire, S Denys (GF), 5, 6-2-6 (333 kg) in B♭. [website] SP261302
272081.2 SW Avington, Hampshire, S Mary, 5, 6-1-0 (318 kg) in B♭. [website] SU532322
272181.2 NNW Stoke Rochford, Lincolnshire, S Mary & S Andrew (GF), 5, 10-1-18 (529 kg) in F♯. SK920273
272281.2 WNW Wolston, Warwickshire, S Margaret (GF;T), 8, 11-0-2 (560 kg) in A♭. Rung from chancel crossing. [website] SP409757
272381.3 NW Whetstone, Leicestershire, S Peter (T), 8, 8-0-23 (417 kg) in A. Wed. SP557975
272481.3 NW Frolesworth, Leicestershire, S Nicholas (GF), 3, 11-0-10 (563 kg) in G. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SP503906
272581.3 WNW Pillerton Hersey, Warwickshire, S Mary (GF;T), 5, 7-0-10 (360 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1-5 of 6. [website] SP298488
272681.3 NNW Freeby, Leicestershire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 4-2-19 (237 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tower unsafe; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SK803201
272781.3 NE Scottow, Norfolk, All Saints, 6, 10-2-14 (540 kg) in A♭. TG265237
272881.3 W Broadwell, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 5 U/R, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F. Unringable; future plans: to become 8; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. SP252041
272981.3 N Holme next the Sea, Norfolk, S Mary (T), 5, 7-3-2 (395 kg) in A. Tue 14:00. [website] TF706434
273081.3 WSW Wonston, Hampshire, Holy Trinity, 6, 8-0-20 (415 kg) in A♭. Sat (exc Aug) 10:00. [website] SU476395
273181.3 NNW Swineshead, Lincolnshire, S Mary, 8, 16-2-10 (843 kg) in F. Kirnberger III temperament tuning. TF237401
273281.3 WNW Offchurch, Warwickshire, S Gregory, 6, 13-3-26 (710 kg) in E. Wed. [website] SP358656
273381.4 WSW Chilton Foliat, Wiltshire, S Mary (T), 5, 9-1-12 (475 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. [website] SU318705
273481.4 SW Catherington, Hampshire, All Saints, 8, 8-2-20 (441 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] SU696145
273581.5 W Langford, Oxfordshire, S Matthew, 6, 8-2-25 (443 kg) in A. Tue. SP249025
273681.6 NNE Bale, Norfolk, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Unringable. TG010367
273781.6 NNW Swaton, Lincolnshire, S Michael, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in A♭. Unringable. TF133375
273881.6 NNW Boothby Pagnell, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 5, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in A. SK971308
273981.6 SSW Aldwick, West Sussex, S Richard, 8, 7-3-26 (406 kg) in B♭. Tue. SZ909990
274081.7 NW Humberstone, Leicestershire, S Mary, 6, 19-3-24 (1014 kg) in F. SK626059
274181.7 NNW Threekingham, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Unringable. TF089361
274281.7 W Bledington, Gloucestershire, S Leonard, 6, 8-0-13 (412 kg) in G. County books / pNBR info discrepant. Mon. [website] SP244225
274381.8 N Skirbeck, Lincolnshire, S Nicholas, 6 U/R, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G. Unringable. TF337431
274481.8 NNW Walcot, Lincolnshire, S Nicholas, 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable. TF059351
274581.8 N Freiston, Lincolnshire, S James, 6, 14-1-4 (726 kg) in E. TF377437
274681.8 SW Martyr Worthy, Hampshire, S Swithun (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. [website] SU515327
274781.9 WSW Bullington, Hampshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3, 5-1-19 (275 kg) in C. Tuning: 1,2,4 of 4. [website] SU454412
274881.9 W Chastleton, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 6-3-8 (347 kg) in G. SP248290
274981.9 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
275082 W Fifield, Oxfordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3 U/R, 4¾ cwt (~240 kg) in D. Unringable; anticlockwise; No stays or sliders. SP239187