Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10.1 Kessingland, Suffolk, S Edmund, 6, 13-0-9 (665 kg) in F. Thu. TM527862
22.7 NNW Carlton Colville, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 6, 12-1-26 (634 kg) in F. TM509901
32.7 S Covehithe, Suffolk, S Andrew (GF), 5 U/R, 13½ cwt (~690 kg) in G. Unringable. [website] TM522818
42.8 NNE Pakefield, Suffolk, All Saints & S Margaret (GF), 8, 8-3-4 (446 kg) in G. [website] TM538904
53.1 SW Wrentham, Suffolk, S Nicholas (GF), 6 U/R, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in G. Unringable; anticlockwise. [website] TM488830
64.1 SW Frostenden, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; round tower; tuning: (approx) 2,4,5 of 8. TM479817
74.7 N Oulton, Suffolk, S Michael (GF), 6, 10-3-0 (546 kg) in G. Rung from chancel. Wed. TM510935
85 NNE Lowestoft, Suffolk, S Margaret (GF), 8, 13-2-21 (695 kg) in F♯. Mon. TM541941
95.5 SSW Reydon, Suffolk, S Margaret (GF;T), 6, 10-0-20 (517 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] TM490781
105.6 WNW Worlingham, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 6, 8-3-6 (447 kg) in G. [website] TM444898
115.8 SW Wangford, Suffolk, S Peter & S Paul, 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Unringable. [website] TM466791
126.2 SSW Southwold, Suffolk, S Edmund K&M (T), 8, 10-3-11 (551 kg) in F. Fri. [website] TM507763
136.4 WSW Brampton, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 5, 7¼ cwt (~370 kg) in B♭. Only limited ringing allowed. [website] TM434815
146.5 NW Aldeby, Norfolk, S Mary, 5, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G. Not well in tune. TM450933
157.1 WNW Beccles, Suffolk, The Bell Tower, 10, 25-1-25 (1294 kg) in D♭. Former detached tower of (extant) ch of S Michael Arch. Wed. [website] TM421904
167.2 NNW Somerleyton, Suffolk, S Mary V, 6, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. One bell (or more) cracked or broken. Tue. TM492972
177.4 WSW Westhall, Suffolk, S Andrew (GF), 5, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in F♯. [website] TM423804
187.8 WNW Ringsfield, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 4, 2-3-2 (141 kg) in D. 3rd (2-3-9) is heavier than tenor. [website] TM403884
198.3 SW Blythburgh, Suffolk, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 10-1-10 (525 kg) in G. [website] TM450753
208.3 WNW Barsham, Suffolk, Holy Trinity (GF), 5, 6-2-7 (333 kg) in B. Round tower. Tue 19:00. [website] TM396896
218.6 NW Haddiscoe, Norfolk, S Mary (GF), 5, 5-1-26 (279 kg) in A♭. Round tower. TM439968
229.2 W Ilketshall St Andrew, Suffolk, S Andrew, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable; round tower; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. TM379872
239.2 SW Wenhaston, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 6, 12-0-6 (612 kg) in F♯. Fri (2nd, 4th). [website] TM424754
249.9 WNW Stockton, Norfolk, S Michael & All Angels, 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A. Unringable; round tower. TM387941
2510.1 NW Thurlton, Norfolk, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. TM417982
2610.2 NW Raveningham, Norfolk, S Andrew (GF), 5, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Round tower. TM397963
2710.3 WSW Halesworth, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 8, 18-0-25 (926 kg) in E. Tue. [website] TM385773
2810.4 WNW Mettingham, Suffolk, All Saints, 4 U/R, 7-2-8 (385 kg) in G♯. Bells in store; unringable; round tower. [website] TM362899
2910.7 NW Norton Subcourse, Norfolk, S Mary (GF), 6, 10-1-15 (528 kg) in G. Round tower. Fri (exc last). TM407986
3010.7 WNW Kirby Cane, Norfolk, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♭. Unringable; round tower. TM373941
3110.9 WSW Wissett, Suffolk, S Andrew (GF), 6, 7-3-20 (403 kg) in A. Round tower. [website] TM365792
3211 W Ilketshall St Margaret, Suffolk, S Margaret (GF), 3 U/R, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Unringable; round tower. TM349852
3311.1 N Bradwell, Norfolk, S Nicholas (GF;T), 3, 10-0-19 (517 kg) in G. Round tower. TG503038
3411.1 SW Bramfield, Suffolk, S Andrew (GF), 5, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Detached tower; round tower; tuning: 1-5 of 6. [website] TM398737
3511.3 N Gorleston on Sea, Norfolk, S Andrew, 8 U/R, 10-1-8 (524 kg) in A♭. Unringable. TG524044
3611.5 W Rumburgh, Suffolk, S Michael & All Angels & S Felix (GF), 6, 7-0-19 (364 kg) in A. [website] TM346818
3711.7 WSW Chediston, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 6, 11-0-25 (570 kg) in F♯. Thu (1st, 3rd). [website] TM358777
3811.8 NNW Reedham, Norfolk, S John Bapt, 6, 8¼ cwt (~420 kg) in B. TG427024
3912 WNW Broome, Norfolk, S Michael (GF), 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Derelict; unringable. TM346931
4012 WNW Bungay, Suffolk, S Mary (T), 8, 15-2-22 (797 kg) in F. Mon (2nd). [website] TM336897
4112.1 SW Darsham, Suffolk, All Saints, 4 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 5. [website] TM420699
4212.6 W Earsham, Norfolk, All Saints (GF), 3, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in G. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. TM325888
4312.6 NW Hardley, Norfolk, S Margaret, 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Derelict; unringable; round tower. TG385007
4412.8 NW Loddon, Norfolk, Holy Trinity (GF;S), 8, 10-1-23 (531 kg) in F♯. Tue. TM363987
4512.8 WNW Ditchingham, Norfolk, S Mary, 6, 12-3-12 (653 kg) in G. Mon (1st, 3rd, 4th). TM329922
4612.9 WSW Cookley, Suffolk, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3, 7-2-15 (388 kg) in A♭. TM349753
4712.9 SSW Middleton, Suffolk, Holy Trinity, 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. [website] TM429677
4813 W St James South Elmham, Suffolk, S James, 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C. Unringable. [website] TM322812
4913.3 W St Margaret South Elmham, Suffolk, S Margaret (GF), 5, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G♯. Tuning: 1-5 of 6. [website] TM314839
5013.5 SW Yoxford, Suffolk, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. [website] TM394689