Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10.1 Belchamp Walter, Essex, S Mary V, 8 U/R, 9¼ cwt (~470 kg) in A♭. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1♯,2-8 of 8. TL827406
21.6 SW Gestingthorpe, Essex, S Mary, 6, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in F. Thu (4th). TL812385
31.6 WNW Belchamp Otten, Essex, S Ethelbert & All Saints, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg). Unringable. TL803417
42.2 S Wickham St Paul, Essex, All Saints (GF), 5, 9-2-11 (488 kg) in G. TL827371
52.5 NW Belchamp St Paul, Essex, S Andrew (T), 6, 8-2-16 (439 kg) in F♯. Fri. TL798434
62.6 E Sudbury, Suffolk, All Saints, 8, 26½ cwt (~1350 kg) in D. [website] TL868409
72.6 NNE Foxearth, Essex, S Peter & S Paul, 8 U/R, 7-0-17 (363 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise. TL835447
82.7 E Sudbury, Suffolk, S Gregory (T), 8, 16 cwt (~810 kg) in E. [website] TL870414
93 E Sudbury, Suffolk, S Peter, 10, 20-1-20 (1038 kg) in E. PN: by arrangement. [website] TL874413
103 SE Great Henny, Essex, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Derelict; unringable; tuning: 1,2,4 of 5. TL867377
113.6 NNW Pentlow, Essex, S George & S Gregory, 5, 8-2-0 (432 kg) in G. Round tower. TL812461
123.9 NNW Cavendish, Suffolk, S Mary V, 6, 11-0-21 (568 kg) in F♯. [website] TL804465
134.1 SW Castle Hedingham, Essex, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 11-1-21 (581 kg) in G♯. Anticlockwise. PN: check with contact. TL784356
144.5 WSW Great Yeldham, Essex, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. TL757386
154.5 NNE Long Melford, Suffolk, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 15-0-18 (770 kg) in F. Wed. [website] TL864467
164.7 NW Clare, Suffolk, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 28 cwt (~1420 kg) in D. Tue. [website] TL769454
174.7 ESE Little Cornard, Suffolk, All Saints (GF;S;T), 6, 8-1-22 (429 kg) in A. Wed. [website] TL901390
184.7 SSE Pebmarsh, Essex, S John Bapt (T), 6, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in B♭. Tue (1st, 2nd, 3rd). TL853334
194.9 N Glemsford, Suffolk, S Mary V (T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. [website] TL834483
204.9 ENE Acton, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 5, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in F♯. [website] TL892452
215 SW Sible Hedingham, Essex, S Peter, 8, 18¼ cwt (~930 kg) in E. Thu (1st, 2nd, 3rd). TL775343
225.1 WNW Ashen, Essex, S Augustine (GF), 3, 8-3-22 (454 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. TL747423
235.4 W Ridgewell, Essex, S Laurence (GF), 6, 8-3-23 (455 kg) in A♭. Fri. TL739409
245.5 NNE Stanstead, Suffolk, S James (GF), 6 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. One bell (or more) from ring hung for swing chiming : treble; one bell (or more) from ring unhung; unringable. [website] TL843493
255.6 WNW Stoke by Clare, Suffolk, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Anticlockwise. Thu. [website] TL740433
265.6 ENE Great Waldingfield, Suffolk, S Lawrence, 6 U/R, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in F♯. Unringable; not well in tune. [website] TL911439
275.8 WSW Toppesfield, Essex, S Margaret of Antioch (T), 8, 14-2-14 (743 kg) in G. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Wed. [website] TL739374
285.9 NW Poslingford, Suffolk, S Mary, 5, 8-1-6 (422 kg) in G♯. [website] TL769481
296.2 S Halstead, Essex, S Andrew, 8, 15-1-6 (777 kg) in F. Wed. TL815306
306.4 SE Bures, Suffolk, S Mary V (T), 8, 21 cwt (~1070 kg) in E. Anticlockwise. Tue (Oct-Mar). [website] TL906340
316.5 S Colne Engaine, Essex, S Andrew (GF), 6, 9-2-7 (486 kg) in G. TL850303
326.6 ENE Little Waldingfield, Suffolk, S Lawrence (GF), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F♯. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1♯,2-5 of 5. [website] TL924451
336.7 W Stambourne, Essex, S Peter & S Thomas Becket, 5 U/R, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in A♭. Unringable; tower unsafe. TL720388
346.8 ESE Assington, Suffolk, S Edmund K&M, 6, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in G♯. Ringing prohibited. [website] TL935387
356.9 NNE Shimpling, Suffolk, S George (GF), 5 U/R, 8-2-23 (442 kg) in A. Unringable; tuning: 1-5 of 6. [website] TL859512
367.1 E Edwardstone, Suffolk, S Mary V (GF), 6, 9-3-26 (507 kg) in G. Wed. [website] TL940420
377.3 N Hartest, Suffolk, All Saints, 6, 9-3-19 (504 kg) in G. [website] TL834523
387.4 NE Lavenham, Suffolk, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 21-0-7 (1070 kg) in D♭. Fri. [website] TL912490
397.5 S Greenstead Green, Essex, S James Ap, 6, 12-2-25 (646 kg) in F. Anticlockwise. TL822284
407.6 SSW Gosfield, Essex, S Catherine (GF;T), 6, 9-2-7 (486 kg) in G♯. Tue. TL777294
417.6 SSE Earls Colne, Essex, S Andrew, 8, 14-0-15 (718 kg) in F. TL860288
427.8 N Somerton, Suffolk, S Margaret aka All Saints, 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G♯. Unringable; tuning: 1-3,4♯ of 5. [website] TL810530
437.9 NNW Stansfield, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 5, 10-2-21 (543 kg) in A♭. [website] TL783525
447.9 NNW Hawkedon, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 5, 8-1-12 (425 kg) in A♭. [website] TL797529
458.4 SE Wormingford, Essex, S Andrew (T), 6, 8-0-0 (406 kg) in B♭. Tue (Apr-Sept). TL932322
468.4 E Boxford, Suffolk, S Mary, 8, 21-2-10 (1097 kg) in E♭. [website] TL962404
478.6 WNW Kedington, Suffolk, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 12-2-12 (640 kg) in G. [website] TL704470
488.7 WNW Sturmer, Essex, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 4¼ cwt (~220 kg) in B. Unringable. TL690439
498.7 NW Barnardiston, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Unringable. [website] TL711487
508.8 NNE Lawshall, Suffolk, All Saints, 5 U/R, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) from ring hung dead : tenor; unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 6. [website] TL864542