Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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40137.1 WNW Sporle, Norfolk, S Mary, 3 U/R, 3-3-12 (196 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of a 4-bell chime; derelict; unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. TF849114
40237.3 WSW Fornham All Saints, Suffolk, All Saints (GF;T), 5, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. [website] TL837676
40337.5 NW Tittleshall, Norfolk, S Mary, 4 U/R, 11-0-7 (562 kg) in G. Unringable. TF894211
40437.5 W Mundford, Norfolk, S Leonard, 6, 6-0-3 (306 kg) in B. Fri. TL800938
40537.7 WSW Nowton, Suffolk, S Peter, 6 U/R, 7¼ cwt (~370 kg) in B. Unringable. [website] TL863604
40637.8 WSW West Stow, Suffolk, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F. [website] TL819705
40738.3 WNW Swaffham, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 15-2-23 (798 kg) in E. Fri (monthly: check). TF820089
40838.4 WSW Hawstead, Suffolk, All Saints, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. Unringable; No stays or sliders; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. TL855592
40938.6 NW Bale, Norfolk, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Unringable. TG010367
41038.6 SW Shelley, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G♯. Unringable. [website] TM030384
41138.8 W Brandon, Suffolk, S Peter (T), 6, 7-3-5 (396 kg) in A♭. Wed. [website] TL776861
41239 SW Lavenham, Suffolk, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 21-0-7 (1070 kg) in D♭. Fri. [website] TL912490
41339.3 SW East Bergholt, Suffolk, S Mary V (GF), 5, 26-0-8 (1324 kg) in D. Anticlockwise; rung by hand (no ropes or wheels) in wooden cage in churchyard; the heaviest ring of five bells. [website] TM070344
41439.3 WSW Horringer, Suffolk, S Leonard (GF), 8, 8-0-2 (407 kg) in B♭. PN shared: Barrow; Horringer. Thu (check with contact) 19:00. [website] TL825620
41539.4 NW Fakenham, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 19½ cwt (~990 kg) in E♭. Thu (2nd, 4th). TF919296
41639.4 SSW Mistley, Essex, S Mary & S Michael (T), 6, 10-3-2 (547 kg) in F♯. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. TM113317
41739.5 NW 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
41839.5 WSW 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
41939.6 WSW Risby, Suffolk, S Giles (GF), 3, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Round tower. TL802663
42039.8 NW East Raynham, Norfolk, S Mary V, 8, 9-3-5 (498 kg) in G. Mon. [website] TF879255
42139.8 SW Stratford St Mary, Suffolk, S Mary, 6, 16-2-0 (838 kg) in F. [website] TM052346
42239.9 WNW Castle Acre, Norfolk, S James, 6, 10-3-16 (553 kg) in G♯. PN shared with Swaffham. Fri (last). TF815150
42340 WSW Whepstead, Suffolk, S Petronilla (T), 5, 6-2-7 (333 kg) in B. [website] TL832582
42440 SW 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
42540.1 SW Higham, Suffolk, S Mary (T), 6, 9-0-6 (460 kg) in A♭. [website] TM035352
42640.3 SSW Lawford, Essex, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 7-0-24 (367 kg) in A♭. Unringable. TM088315
42740.4 SW Boxford, Suffolk, S Mary, 8, 21-2-10 (1097 kg) in E♭. [website] TL962404
42840.4 SW Polstead, Suffolk, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 9-1-22 (480 kg) in A. Mon. [website] TL988380
42940.4 SW Dedham, Essex, S Mary V, 8 U/R, 19 cwt (~970 kg) in E. One bell (or more) from ring hung dead : 6th; unringable; tower unsafe. TM057331
43040.4 W Northwold, Norfolk, S Andrew (T), 8, 14-3-20 (758 kg) in F. Thu. [website] TL755970
43140.4 NNW Wiveton, Norfolk, S Mary V (GF), 6, 11-1-7 (575 kg) in G. TG043427
43240.6 WNW Gooderstone, Norfolk, S George, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg). Unringable. TF762021
43340.6 SW Edwardstone, Suffolk, S Mary V (GF), 6, 9-3-26 (507 kg) in G. Wed. [website] TL940420
43440.8 WSW Shimpling, Suffolk, S George (GF), 5 U/R, 8-2-23 (442 kg) in A. Unringable; tuning: 1-5 of 6. [website] TL859512
43540.9 SW Langham, Essex, S Mary V (T), 6, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in G. Wed (alt). TM034337
43640.9 NW Langham, Norfolk, S Andrew & S Mary, 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Unringable. TG007412
43741.1 SW Great Waldingfield, Suffolk, S Lawrence, 6 U/R, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in F♯. Unringable; not well in tune. [website] TL911439
43841.3 NW Sculthorpe, Norfolk, S Mary & All Saints, 6, 8-0-10 (411 kg) in B♭. TF899319
43941.4 W Hockwold cum Wilton, Norfolk, S James, 6, 6-2-20 (339 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] TL734880
44041.4 SW Stoke by Nayland, Suffolk, S Mary V (T), 8, 22-0-12 (1123 kg) in D. [website] TL986362
44141.5 SW Acton, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 5, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in F♯. [website] TL892452
44241.6 NW Little Walsingham, Norfolk, S Mary & All Saints, 6, 19-1-23 (988 kg) in E. TF935364
44341.6 NW Houghton St Giles, Norfolk, S Giles, 3, 8-2-10 (436 kg) in A. Ringing currently not permitted. TF923353
44441.7 WSW Hartest, Suffolk, All Saints, 6, 9-3-19 (504 kg) in G. [website] TL834523
44541.7 W Methwold, Norfolk, S George (T), 8, 12-1-22 (632 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] TL732948
44641.9 WSW Chevington, Suffolk, All Saints, 5, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F♯. [website] TL788601
44742 W Hockwold, Norfolk, S Peter, 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in B. Unringable. TL724880
44842.2 SW Long Melford, Suffolk, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 15-0-18 (770 kg) in F. Wed. [website] TL864467
44942.2 WSW Rede, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1-3 of 5. TL804559
45042.3 SSW Little Bromley, Essex, S Mary V, 4, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. TM091278