Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Shoreham by Sea, West Sussex, S Mary de Haura, 8, 14-0-16 (718 kg) in F. Tue. [website] TQ216051
22.6 ENE Portslade, East Sussex, S Nicolas, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. TQ255063
33.1 E Aldrington, East Sussex, S Leonard (GF), 6, 9-3-14 (502 kg) in G. Tue. TQ265052
44 NNW Upper Beeding, West Sussex, S Peter, 6, 7-2-27 (393 kg) in B♭. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Fri (confirm first). TQ192111
54.5 NNW Steyning, West Sussex, S Andrew & S Cuthman, 8, 12-1-16 (630 kg) in F♯. Thu. TQ178114
65.1 WSW Worthing, West Sussex, S Botolph, Heene (T), 8, 10¼ cwt (~520 kg) in G. Wed. TQ137028
75.1 E Brighton, East Sussex, The Good Shepherd, Preston, 8, 13-2-16 (693 kg) in F. Tue 19:00. TQ297062
85.3 W West Tarring, West Sussex, S Andrew, 6, 8¾ cwt (~440 kg) in G♯. Mon. TQ130040
95.5 E Brighton, East Sussex, S Peter, Preston Park (GF), 3, 6-0-21 (314 kg) in B. Anticlockwise. TQ303063
105.7 E Brighton, East Sussex, S Nicholas (GF;T), 10, 18-0-20 (924 kg) in E. PN shared: S Nicholas; S Peter; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Mon (1st, 3rd, 5th). TQ307045
116.1 E Brighton, East Sussex, S Peter, 10, 25-2-0 (1295 kg) in D. PN shared: S Nicholas; S Peter. Mon (2nd, 4th). TQ314048
126.5 WNW Findon, West Sussex, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 9-2-14 (489 kg) in A♭. Thu (1st, 3rd) 20:00. TQ116084
136.7 WSW Goring by Sea, West Sussex, S Mary, 6, 17-2-3 (890 kg) in F. Tue. TQ110026
146.9 N Henfield, West Sussex, S Peter (S;T), 8, 16-2-7 (841 kg) in E. Wed. TQ211161
157.2 E Brighton, East Sussex, former ch of S Mark, Kemp Town, 4, 6-3-0 (343 kg) in A♭. Tuning: 1-3,6 of 6. Thu. TQ330037
167.5 W Clapham, West Sussex, S Mary V (GF), 3, 3-3-12 (196 kg) in D. Ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; three-quarter wheels; tuning: 1,2♭,3 of 3. TQ095066
177.7 NW Washington, West Sussex, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 9-2-5 (485 kg) in G. Tue 20:00. TQ118128
188.1 NNE Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, Holy Trinity (S;T), 8, 12-3-6 (650 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] TQ279165
198.8 NE Keymer, West Sussex, S Cosmas & S Damian (GF), 6, 7-0-4 (357 kg) in A. Wed. TQ314152
209.2 W Angmering, West Sussex, S Margaret, 6, 13¾ cwt (~700 kg) in F. Thu (2nd, 4th, 5th). TQ067043
219.2 NE Ditchling, East Sussex, S Margaret, 8, 7-3-8 (397 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. Tue 20:00. TQ325152
229.3 ENE Westmeston, East Sussex, S Martin (GF), 3 U/R, 6-3-25 (354 kg) in C. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. TQ338136
239.5 NNE Twineham, West Sussex, S Peter, 5, 6-3-22 (353 kg) in A. Fri (1st, 3rd, 5th). TQ252199
249.8 NW Storrington, West Sussex, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 9-1-7 (473 kg) in A. Fri. TQ085140
259.9 NW Storrington, West Sussex, Priory & Parish Ch of Our Lady of England (RC) (GF), 3, 9-0-25 (469 kg) in A. Tuning: 1,3,5 of 6. TQ083141
2610 NW Thakeham, West Sussex, S Mary (GF), 6, 9-1-3 (471 kg) in A. Wed. TQ109173
2710.1 NNW West Grinstead, West Sussex, S George (GF), 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G♯. Thu 20:00. TQ170206
2810.6 NE Burgess Hill, West Sussex, S John Ev (T), 8, 14-2-26 (748 kg) in F♯. Mon. TQ311192
2910.9 N Cowfold, West Sussex, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A♭. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ212226
3011.3 NNW Shipley, West Sussex, S Mary V (S), 6, 9-1-4 (472 kg) in A. Wed. TQ145218
3111.3 NNE Bolney, West Sussex, S Mary Magd (GF;T), 8, 13-0-8 (664 kg) in F. Fri. TQ261226
3212 W Lyminster, West Sussex, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 9-2-12 (488 kg) in G. Mon PN alternates: Lyminster:1st,3rd; Arundel: 2nd,4th. Mon (1st, 3rd). TQ022047
3312 E Iford, East Sussex, S Nicholas (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C. No visiting bands at present; only limited ringing allowed; unsuitable for inexperienced ringers; ropes fall in a straight line; rung from chancel; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. TQ408073
3412.3 W Arundel, West Sussex, Chapel of Our Lady, Arundel Castle, 3, 6-0-0 (305 kg) in D. Ringing restricted (invitees only). TQ018072
3512.3 NE Wivelsfield, East Sussex, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in B♭. Thu 20:00. TQ338207
3612.4 W Arundel, West Sussex, S Nicholas (T), 8, 13-3-4 (700 kg) in E. Mon PN alternates: Lyminster:1st,3rd; Arundel: 2nd,4th. Mon (2nd, 4th) 19:00. TQ016072
3712.5 ENE Lewes, East Sussex, S John Bapt, Southover (S;T), 10, 17-1-20 (885 kg) in E. Tue. TQ412096
3812.7 WNW Amberley, West Sussex, S Michael, 5, 5-3-13 (298 kg) in B. Anticlockwise. Fri (confirm first) 19:00. TQ027132
3912.8 E Rodmell, East Sussex, S Peter (GF), 6 U/R, 5-2-24 (290 kg) in B♭. Unringable; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way Retune, rehang with new trad fittings, rebuild/strengthen frame (Blyth & Co). TQ421062
4013.2 NNE Cuckfield, West Sussex, Holy Trinity, 8, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F. Thu. TQ303244
4113.3 WNW Bury, West Sussex, S John Ev, 4 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg). One bell (or more) cracked or broken; one or more bells not hung; unringable. TQ016131
4213.5 NW Pulborough, West Sussex, S Mary (T), 8, 14-0-18 (719 kg) in F♯. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Mon (exc Bank Hols). TQ046187
4313.8 ENE Barcombe, East Sussex, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 9-0-2 (458 kg) in F♯. Thu (not always: check). TQ418143
4413.9 N Lower Beeding, West Sussex, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 10-3-2 (547 kg) in G. Also hung for ringing: 5♯. Thu. TQ220274
4513.9 WNW Coldwaltham, West Sussex, S Giles (GF), 3 U/R, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in B. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: (approx) 1,2,4 of 5. TQ023165
4614 NE Chailey, East Sussex, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 7-1-13 (374 kg) in A♭. Mon 20:00. TQ392193
4714.3 E Beddingham, East Sussex, S Andrew (GF), 4, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. No visiting bands at present; only limited ringing allowed; anticlockwise; tuning: 2-5 of 8. TQ444079
4814.5 NNE Slaugham, West Sussex, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 11-1-20 (581 kg) in A♭. Fri 20:00. TQ257280
4914.6 W Yapton, West Sussex, S Mary (GF), 6, 6-2-12 (336 kg) in B♭. Mon 14:00. SU981035
5015 ENE Ringmer, East Sussex, S Mary V (S;T), 8, 13-3-0 (699 kg) in F. Wed. TQ445125