Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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220189.1 NNW Shenington, Oxfordshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 5, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in A♭. No regular ringing. SP372427
220289.1 WNW Littleton Drew, Wiltshire, All Saints, 3 U/R, 7-2-0 (381 kg) in A♭. Unringable; future plans: to become 6; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way; anticlockwise. ST831801
220389.1 NE Polstead, Suffolk, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 9-1-22 (480 kg) in A. Mon. [website] TL988380
220489.2 N Farndish, Bedfordshire, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in D. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. SP927637
220589.2 WNW Bathampton, Somerset, S Nicholas, 6, 7-1-7 (371 kg) in A. Mon. [website] ST777665
220689.3 WNW Alderton, Wiltshire, S Giles, 6, 8-3-24 (455 kg) in F♯. ST841830
220789.3 NE 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
220889.3 N Pertenhall, Bedfordshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♯. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 5. TL084654
220989.3 NW Brailes, Warwickshire, S George, 6, 29-0-19 (1482 kg) in C. [website] SP315393
221089.3 W Horsington, Somerset, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. PN alternates with Templecombe. Tue (alt). [website] ST703237
221189.4 NW Great Wolford, Warwickshire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 11-3-7 (600 kg) in F♯. [website] SP250345
221289.4 N Wymington, Bedfordshire, S Lawrence, 5 U/R, 14-1-22 (734 kg) in F♯. Unringable. SP955644
221389.4 NNE Stradishall, Suffolk, S Margaret (GF), 5, 8-3-14 (451 kg) in G. [website] TL747525
221489.4 WNW Sherston, Wiltshire, Holy Cross, 6, 8-1-12 (425 kg) in G. ST854860
221589.4 NW Compton Abdale, Gloucestershire, S Oswald, 6, 6-3-4 (345 kg) in A♭. [website] SP059165
221689.4 NNW Mollington, Oxfordshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 4-2-6 (231 kg) in C. Fri (not always: check). SP442474
221789.4 NE Boxford, Suffolk, S Mary, 8, 21-2-10 (1097 kg) in E♭. [website] TL962404
221889.4 NE Thorpe le Soken, Essex, S Michael (T), 6, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in G. TM179223
221989.4 WNW Tetbury, Gloucestershire, S Mary V & S Mary Magdalen, 8, 16¾ cwt (~850 kg) in E. Bells 2-8 are maiden and listed. Fri. [website] ST890929
222089.5 WNW Batheaston, Somerset, S John Bapt, 8, 13-2-18 (694 kg) in F. Thu (by arrangement). [website] ST777679
222189.5 NNE Glemsford, Suffolk, S Mary V (T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. [website] TL834483
222289.5 NNW Northampton, Northamptonshire, S Giles (T), 10, 22-3-0 (1156 kg) in D. ART Teaching Centre: Northampton. Wed (3rd). [website] SP759605
222389.5 NNW Northampton, Northamptonshire, All Saints (S;T), 10, 17-0-4 (865 kg) in E. ART Teaching Centre: Northampton. Wed (1st). [website] SP754604
222489.5 WNW Mells, Somerset, S Andrew (T), 8, 26-2-23 (1357 kg) in C♯. PN shared with Leigh on Mendip. Tue (2nd). [website] ST727492
222589.5 NE Edwardstone, Suffolk, S Mary V (GF), 6, 9-3-26 (507 kg) in G. Wed. [website] TL940420
222689.5 NE Higham, Suffolk, S Mary (T), 6, 9-0-6 (460 kg) in A♭. [website] TM035352
222789.5 NNE Great Waldingfield, Suffolk, S Lawrence, 6 U/R, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in F♯. Unringable; not well in tune. [website] TL911439
222889.5 N Melchbourne, Bedfordshire, S Mary Magd, 4, 12-1-2 (623 kg) in F♯. TL028653
222989.5 NNW Northampton, Northamptonshire, S Peter (GF), 8, 12-2-0 (635 kg) in F. ART Teaching Centre: Northampton. Wed (4th). [website] SP749603
223089.5 NNE Long Melford, Suffolk, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 15-0-18 (770 kg) in F. Wed. [website] TL864467
223189.5 N Lolworth, Cambridgeshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 2,2♭,3 of 3. [website] TL368641
223289.5 NNE Acton, Suffolk, All Saints (GF), 5, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in F♯. [website] TL892452
223389.6 NNW Woodford Halse, Northamptonshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 7-2-27 (393 kg) in A. Thu (alt). SP543528
223489.6 N Diddington, Cambridgeshire, S Laurence (T), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Only limited ringing allowed; tuning: 1-3 of 4. [website] TL190659
223589.6 NNE Dullingham, Cambridgeshire, S Mary (GF), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable. [website] TL631576
223689.6 NNW Hornton, Oxfordshire, S John Bapt (T), 5 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; No stays or sliders. SP392450
223789.6 N Swineshead, Bedfordshire, S Nicholas, 5, 2-2-7 (130 kg) in F. TL057658
223889.6 NNE Bottisham, Cambridgeshire, Holy Trinity (T), 6, 11-0-7 (562 kg) in F. Fri. [website] TL545604
223989.7 NNW Northampton, Northamptonshire, S Peter & S Paul, Abington (GF;T), 6, 10-1-24 (532 kg) in A. SP775614
224089.8 NNW Northampton, Northamptonshire, Holy Sepulchre (GF), 8, 14-3-7 (753 kg) in F♯. ART Teaching Centre: Northampton. Wed (2nd). [website] SP753609
224189.8 W Wanstrow, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF), 6, 8-0-27 (419 kg) in G. Thu (3rd). [website] ST709416
224289.8 WNW Nettleton, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 11-2-11 (589 kg) in G. ST815793
224389.8 WNW Luckington, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1-4 of 5. ST837840
224489.8 NNW Weston Favell, Northamptonshire, S Peter (GF), 5, 8-3-26 (456 kg) in G♯. Tuning: 1-5 of 8. Thu 20:00. SP788619
224589.8 W Holwell, Dorset, S Laurence (GF), 5, 14-3-0 (749 kg) in F. [website] ST699119
224689.8 NE Stratford St Mary, Suffolk, S Mary, 6, 16-2-0 (838 kg) in F. [website] TM052346
224789.8 NE Lawford, Essex, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 7-0-24 (367 kg) in A♭. Unringable. TM088315
224889.8 NNE Impington, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew (GF), 3 U/R, 9-3-4 (497 kg) in A. Unringable. [website] TL447632
224989.8 W Purse Caundle, Dorset, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. ST695175
225089.9 NW Sapperton, Gloucestershire, S Kenelm, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. SO947034