Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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160194.8 SW Lewisham, Greater London, S Mary, 8, 21-1-14 (1086 kg) in E♭. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ379748
160294.8 SW London, City of London, S Dunstan-in-the-West, Fleet Street, 10, 10-3-23 (557 kg) in G. [website] TQ312811
160394.9 SW Hampstead, Greater London, Christ Church (T), 8, 24-0-5 (1222 kg) in E♭. Sun (1st, 3rd) 17:00. TQ264860
160494.9 W Great Oakley, Northamptonshire, S Michael (GF;T), 3, 5-2-18 (288 kg) in B. Future plans: to become 5. SP871858
160594.9 SW Southwark, Greater London, S George M (T), 8, 14-2-24 (748 kg) in F. Tue (check with contact) 17:30. [website] TQ324797
160694.9 W Great Harrowden, Northamptonshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Unringable. SP880708
160795 WNW Stoke Rochford, Lincolnshire, S Mary & S Andrew (GF), 5, 10-1-18 (529 kg) in F♯. SK920273
160895 SW Westminster, Greater London, S Clement Danes (T), 10, 21-1-23 (1090 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime. Thu (term only) 15:30. [website] TQ309810
160995 SSW Mersham, Kent, S John Bapt (T), 8, 12-3-18 (656 kg) in F♯. [website] TR052393
161095 WSW Dunstable, Bedfordshire, Priory Ch of S Peter (T), 8, 23-2-15 (1201 kg) in E♭. Wed. TL021218
161195 SSW Sellindge, Kent, S Mary (GF), 6, 8-2-19 (440 kg) in A♭. [website] TR093384
161295.1 WNW Dunston, Lincolnshire, S Peter (GF), 5, 8-0-8 (410 kg) in G. PN rotates: Martin; Harmston; Timberland; Tattershall; Dunston. Mon (4th) 18:30. [website] TF062629
161395.1 W Caldecott, Rutland, S John Ev (GF), 6, 8-0-15 (413 kg) in G. PN rotates: Caldecott; Seaton; Harringworth. Mon (on a rota basis). SP868936
161495.1 NW Langton by Wragby, Lincolnshire, S Giles, 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in A. Derelict; unringable; not well in tune. TF149768
161595.2 SW Hendon, Greater London, S Mary (GF), 8, 15-0-2 (763 kg) in E. Wed. TQ228895
161695.2 WNW Stainby, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 4, 11-2-20 (593 kg) in A♭. SK905228
161795.2 WNW Great Ponton, Lincolnshire, Holy Cross, 5, 13-1-25 (684 kg) in F. Tuning: 2-6 of 8. SK924304
161895.2 S Folkestone, Kent, S Martin, Cheriton, 8, 6-2-8 (334 kg) in A♭. Wed. [website] TR189364
161995.3 WSW Kensworth, Bedfordshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 3-3-16 (198 kg) in E♭. TL031190
162095.3 NW South Willingham, Lincolnshire, S Martin, 3 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg). Unringable. TF194833
162195.3 SW Elstree, Hertfordshire, S Nicholas (GF;T), 6, 6-1-26 (329 kg) in C. [website] TQ178953
162295.3 S Folkestone, Kent, S Mary & S Eanswythe, 8, 25-1-5 (1285 kg) in E. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Tue. [website] TR229358
162395.3 WSW Husborne Crawley, Bedfordshire, S James, 8, 18-2-12 (945 kg) in D. SP955362
162495.3 W Kettering, Northamptonshire, S Peter & S Paul, 12, 21-1-2 (1080 kg) in E♭. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Thu. SP867784
162595.4 W Preston, Rutland, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 10-0-23 (518 kg) in G♯. SK869023
162695.4 SW Waterloo, Greater London, S John Ev (T), 8, 17-2-13 (895 kg) in E. Sun (not always: check) 12:00. [website] TQ311800
162795.4 SW Holborn, Greater London, S Giles in the Fields (T), 8, 14-0-16 (718 kg) in F. Tue 18:00 & Thu (exc 4th) 12:30. TQ299812
162895.4 WSW North Crawley, Buckinghamshire, S Firmin (GF), 6, 12-1-5 (625 kg) in F. SP926446
162995.4 W Great Doddington, Northamptonshire, S Nicholas (GF), 5, 5-3-4 (294 kg) in B♭. Anticlockwise. Mon. SP881648
163095.4 SSW Mereworth, Kent, S Lawrence, 6, 9-1-7 (473 kg) in G. Tue. [website] TQ660537
163195.4 W Uppingham, Rutland, S Peter & S Paul (S), 8, 14-2-2 (738 kg) in E. PN shared: Lyddington(4th); Uppingham(exc 4th). Thu (exc 4th). SP866996
163295.4 NW North Cotes, Lincolnshire, S Nicholas, 3 U/R, 5-1-13 (273 kg) in D. Unringable. TA350006
163395.4 WSW Hulcote, Bedfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♯. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: non-diatonic. SP944388
163495.5 NW Ludborough, Lincolnshire, S Mary (T), 3, 5-0-12 (259 kg) in B♭. TF295955
163595.5 WNW Nocton, Lincolnshire, All Saints (T), 6, 8-1-11 (424 kg) in A. PN rotates: Nocton; Blankney; Potterhanworth; Branston. Tue (1st). [website] TF060641
163695.6 WNW Market Overton, Rutland, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 5, 14-2-18 (745 kg) in F♯. Thu. SK885164
163795.6 SSW Nettlestead, Kent, S Mary V, 6, 5-0-22 (264 kg) in B♭. Tue (with exceptions). [website] TQ685521
163895.6 W Easton Maudit, Northamptonshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 5, 14-1-10 (728 kg) in F. SP888588
163995.6 SW Walworth, Greater London, S Peter (T), 8, 3-3-20 (200 kg) in E♭. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Wed. [website] TQ325781
164095.6 SW Westminster, Greater London, S Martin in the Fields, 12, 29-1-1 (1486 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Mon (see tower website). [website] TQ300805
164195.6 WSW Milton Bryan, Bedfordshire, S Peter (GF), 3, 8-2-16 (439 kg) in G♯. Anticlockwise; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SP970308
164295.7 SW Bickley, Greater London, S George (T), 8, 14-1-9 (728 kg) in F♯. Wed (with exceptions). [website] TQ426690
164395.7 SW Ightham, Kent, S Peter, 6, 7-0-22 (366 kg) in A. Mon. [website] TQ594569
164495.8 SW Shoreham, Kent, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 8, 9-1-16 (477 kg) in A♭. [website] TQ522615
164595.8 SSW Hunton, Kent, S Mary (GF), 6, 11-2-5 (586 kg) in G. [website] TQ724497
164695.8 SSW Kingsnorth, Kent, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 8-1-6 (422 kg) in A. [website] TR006392
164795.8 SSW Saltwood, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 12-1-22 (632 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] TR157360
164895.9 W Ayston, Rutland, S Mary V (GF), 4, 12-2-7 (638 kg) in G. SK859009
164995.9 W Clifton Reynes, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V (GF), 6, 10-2-14 (540 kg) in A. Tue. SP898513
165096 W Pytchley, Northamptonshire, All Saints (T), 5, 8-0-0 (406 kg) in G. Fri (term only) 19:00. SP859747