Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10.1 Kingswood, Surrey, S Andrew, 6, 17½ cwt (~890 kg) in E. Thu 20:00. [website] TQ242555
21.2 WSW Walton on the Hill, Surrey, S Peter, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C. Unringable; anticlockwise; No stays or sliders. TQ223550
32.6 E Chipstead, Surrey, S Margaret of Antioch (GF;T), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. Unringable; rung from chancel crossing; No stays or sliders. [website] TQ283564
42.7 NNE Banstead, Surrey, All Saints (GF), 8, 21-0-27 (1079 kg) in E♭. Wed 20:00. [website] TQ254596
53 SSE Reigate, Surrey, S Mark, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). Steel bells; unringable. TQ254508
63.2 ESE Merstham, Surrey, S Katharine (GF), 8, 13½ cwt (~690 kg) in F♯. ART Teaching Centre: Collaborative Bell Skills, East Surrey; tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. [website] TQ290538
73.2 SSW Buckland, Surrey, S Mary V (T), 6, 4-2-3 (230 kg) in B. Fri 20:00. [website] TQ221508
83.4 WNW Ashtead, Surrey, S Giles (T), 8, 12-3-26 (660 kg) in F. Thu 20:00. [website] TQ192580
93.5 SSE Reigate, Surrey, S Mary Magd, 10, 18-3-10 (957 kg) in D. Wed. [website] TQ259501
103.6 NNW Epsom, Surrey, S Martin, 10, 16-0-2 (814 kg) in F. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ213605
114.1 SSW Betchworth, Surrey, S Michael & All Angels, 8, 11-0-10 (563 kg) in A♭. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ210497
124.3 SSE Redhill, Surrey, S John Ev, 8, 13-0-7 (664 kg) in F. Thu. [website] TQ274493
134.4 NW Epsom, Surrey, Christ Church, Epsom Common, 8, 8-2-2 (433 kg) in A. Wed 20:00. [website] TQ195609
144.6 W Leatherhead, Surrey, S Mary & S Nicholas, 10, 19-0-12 (971 kg) in E♭. Tue. [website] TQ167561
154.7 ENE Coulsdon, Greater London, S John, 5, 10-2-11 (538 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] TQ312582
164.8 NNW Ewell, Surrey, S Mary V, 8, 12-2-2 (636 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] TQ220629
175.1 SE Nutfield, Surrey, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 11-2-2 (585 kg) in G. ART Teaching Centre: Collaborative Bell Skills, East Surrey. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ309508
185.2 N Cheam, Greater London, S Dunstan, 6, 9-3-21 (505 kg) in G. Thu. [website] TQ242639
195.4 SSW Leigh, Surrey, S Bartholomew, 6, 7-2-20 (390 kg) in A. Thu. [website] TQ224469
205.7 W Fetcham, Surrey, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. TQ149556
215.8 ENE Kenley, Greater London, All Saints (GF), 3, 5-1-20 (276 kg) in D♭. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). TQ325598
225.8 E Caterham, Surrey, S Mary V (T), 8, 12-2-23 (645 kg) in F♯. ART Teaching Centre: Collaborative Bell Skills, East Surrey. Fri. [website] TQ336553
236 ESE Bletchingley, Surrey, S Mary (GF;S;T), 10, 16-1-22 (836 kg) in E. Wed. [website] TQ327508
246 NNE Carshalton, Greater London, All Saints, 8, 11-0-6 (562 kg) in F♯. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ279644
256 SW Dorking, Surrey, S Martin, 10, 18-1-18 (935 kg) in E. Mon. [website] TQ165494
266.2 N Sutton, Greater London, All Saints, Benhilton (T), 8, 13-2-6 (689 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] TQ258652
276.2 E Caterham Valley, Surrey, S John Ev (T), 8, 16-3-12 (856 kg) in E♭. ART Teaching Centre: Collaborative Bell Skills, East Surrey. Mon. [website] TQ342553
286.7 WSW Ranmore, Surrey, S Barnabas (T), 8, 19-2-21 (1000 kg) in E. [website] TQ145504
296.9 NNE Beddington, Greater London, S Mary (T), 10, 18-2-12 (945 kg) in E♭. Thu (see tower website). [website] TQ295652
307.2 WNW Stoke D'Abernon, Surrey, S Mary, 6, 3-3-11 (195 kg) in E♭. Mon. [website] TQ129584
317.4 N Morden, Greater London, S Lawrence, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg). Unringable. TQ250674
327.6 ESE Godstone, Surrey, S Nicholas (T), 8, 12-0-4 (611 kg) in G. ART Teaching Centre: Collaborative Bell Skills, East Surrey. Thu 20:00. [website] TQ357515
337.6 SE Outwood, Surrey, S John Bapt, 4, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in E♭. Mon (2nd, 4th) 20:00. [website] TQ319460
347.6 NE Croydon, Greater London, S Peter, South Croydon, 12, 30-0-20 (1533 kg) in D. Mon (see tower website). [website] TQ326644
357.8 NE Croydon, Greater London, Minster Ch of S John Bapt, 12, 36-3-18 (1875 kg) in C♯. Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ319654
368.2 SSE Horley, Surrey, S Bartholomew (T), 8, 11-3-24 (608 kg) in F♯. Wed (1st, 3rd). [website] TQ276427
378.4 NNE Mitcham, Greater London, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 14-2-20 (746 kg) in F. Mon. [website] TQ270686
388.6 NW Esher, Surrey, Christ Church (T), 8, 7-1-14 (375 kg) in A♭. Wed (not always: check). [website] TQ137647
398.6 ESE Tandridge, Surrey, S Peter (GF), 5 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in D. Unringable; anticlockwise. [website] TQ374511
408.7 N Merton, Greater London, S Mary (GF), 6, 7-0-26 (367 kg) in A. Mon. [website] TQ251694
418.7 WNW Cobham, Surrey, S Andrew (GF;T), 8, 9-3-9 (499 kg) in G. Tue. [website] TQ107597
428.8 SSW Newdigate, Surrey, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 8-0-1 (407 kg) in B♭. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ197420
438.9 NNW Thames Ditton, Surrey, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 8-0-2 (407 kg) in A♭. Mon (with exceptions). [website] TQ160672
448.9 S Charlwood, Surrey, S Nicholas (T), 6, 11-2-18 (592 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] TQ240411
459 N Merton, Greater London, S John Div (T), 10, 11-3-27 (609 kg) in G. TQ258698
469.2 NNE Colliers Wood, Greater London, Christ Church, 6, 6-0-19 (313 kg) in B♭. Normally upstairs but GF ringing also possible. Thu. [website] TQ268701
479.3 W East Horsley, Surrey, S Martin (GF), 4 U/R, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in A♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,2,3♭,4 of 4. TQ095528
489.3 E Oxted, Surrey, S Mary (T), 6, 12-0-2 (611 kg) in F♯. Mon (exc Aug) 20:00. [website] TQ390529
499.4 NNW Kingston upon Thames, Greater London, All Saints, 12, 18-3-27 (965 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] TQ179693
509.6 NW Hersham, Surrey, S Peter (T), 8, 8-2-0 (432 kg) in G♯. Normally upstairs but GF ringing also possible from porch. Tue. TQ113640