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6801261.5 NNW East Layton, North Yorkshire, Christ Church, 4, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Building owned by E O Proud Trust. [website] NZ163098
6802261.5 NNW Sedbergh, Cumbria, S Andrew (T), 8, 15-1-25 (786 kg) in F. SD657920
6803261.7 N Saltburn by the Sea, North Yorkshire, Emmanuel (T), 8, 23-0-21 (1178 kg) in D. Tue. NZ661211
6804261.9 N Thornaby on Tees, North Yorkshire, S Paul, 8, 10-3-0 (546 kg) in F♯. Wed 18:45. NZ450176
6805262 NNW Darlington, Durham, S John (T), 8, 10-0-10 (513 kg) in G. Tue (2nd, 4th). NZ296142
6806262.1 NNW Barrow in Furness, Cumbria, S James Gt (S;T), 8, 12-0-24 (621 kg) in F. Wed. [website] SD194699
6807262.1 NNW Great Urswick, Cumbria, S Mary V & S Michael, 6, 8-2-19 (440 kg) in A. Tue. SD268741
6808262.2 NNW Darlington, Durham, S Cuthbert, 8, 18-0-14 (921 kg) in F. Mon. NZ291144
6809262.4 NNW Stanwick St John, North Yorkshire, S John Bapt, 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1-3 of 5. [website] NZ185119
6810262.5 NNW Darlington, Durham, Holy Trinity (T), 6, 6-3-9 (347 kg) in B♭. Fri. NZ283148
6811262.6 NNW Manfield, North Yorkshire, All Saints, 3, 6-2-26 (342 kg) in B♭. Ropes fall in a straight line. NZ222133
6812262.7 NNW Forcett, North Yorkshire, S Cuthbert, 3, 3 cwt (~150 kg) in F♯. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 4. [website] NZ175122
6813262.7 N Marske by the Sea, North Yorkshire, S Mark, 8, 6-3-21 (352 kg) in B♭. Mon. [website] NZ633223
6814262.8 N Kirkleatham, North Yorkshire, S Cuthbert (GF;T), 3 U/R, 8-1-21 (429 kg) in A♭. Unringable. NZ593218
6815263 N Stockton on Tees, Durham, Parish Church (T), 12, 21-0-11 (1072 kg) in E♭. No regular ringing. NZ445192
6816263.2 NNW Dalton in Furness, Cumbria, S Mary, 10, 21-2-25 (1104 kg) in D. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Tue. SD225738
6817264 NNW Ulverston, Cumbria, S Mary V (T), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Mon. SD288786
6818265.1 NNW Kendal, Cumbria, Holy Trinity, 10, 23-3-20 (1216 kg) in D♭. Wed. SD516921
6819265.5 NNW Gainford, Durham, S Mary, 6, 11-3-4 (599 kg) in G♯. NZ169166
6820266.4 NNW Crosthwaite, Cumbria, S Mary, 6, 9-3-21 (505 kg) in G. SD445911
6821267 NNW Aycliffe, Durham, S Andrew, 3, 3-2-9 (182 kg) in E♭. Access to ringing room via a vertical ladder. NZ282221
6822267 NNW Ravenstonedale, Cumbria, S Oswald, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg). One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. NY722042
6823267.3 NNW Barnard Castle, Durham, S Mary V, 8, 17-0-0 (864 kg) in F. Mon. NZ050162
6824267.5 NNW Kirkby Ireleth, Cumbria, S Cuthbert, 8, 7-1-10 (373 kg) in A♭. Thu. SD233821
6825267.6 NNW Heighington, Durham, S Michael (GF), 6, 15-1-23 (785 kg) in G. Wed. NZ248223
6826268 NNW Lowick, Cumbria, S Luke (GF), 3 U/R, 2 cwt (~100 kg) in F♯. One bell (or more) from ring hung for swing chiming - all bells have very small wheels designed for swing chiming; steel bells; unringable; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SD289860
6827268.2 NNW Millom, Cumbria, S George (T), 6, 13-1-9 (677 kg) in F. Wed 15:00. SD171799
6828268.4 NNW Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, dedication unknown, 8, 15-3-4 (802 kg) in F. Thu. [website] NY775088
6829268.5 NNW Staindrop, Durham, S Mary, 8, 15-0-21 (772 kg) in F♯. NZ130206
6830269.6 N Hartlepool, Durham, S Aidan (T), 8, 14-0-7 (714 kg) in F♯. Tue (2nd, 4th) 17:30. NZ507314
6831269.8 NNW Cotherstone, Durham, S Cuthbert, 6, 7-0-10 (360 kg) in B♭. [website] NZ012193
6832269.9 N Sedgefield, Durham, S Edmund (T), 6, 9-1-2 (471 kg) in A♭. Thu. NZ356288
6833270 N Hartlepool, Durham, All Saints, Stranton, 8, 12-3-4 (650 kg) in F. Wed. NZ508319
6834270.3 N Hartlepool, Durham, Art Gallery & Tourist Information Centre (T), 6, 9-2-24 (494 kg) in G. Former church of Christ; ringing temporarily suspended. NZ510325
6835270.4 NNW Shildon, Durham, S John (T), 8, 16-1-8 (829 kg) in F♯. Wed 19:00. NZ228264
6836270.6 NNW Ings, Cumbria, S Anne, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. Unringable. SD446986
6837270.8 N Hartlepool, Durham, S Hilda, 3 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg). Derelict; unringable; tower unsafe. NZ528336
6838270.8 NNW Bowness on Windermere, Cumbria, S Martin, 8, 11-2-14 (591 kg) in A. Fri. SD402968
6839270.9 N Hartlepool, Durham, S Oswald (T), 10, 21-2-12 (1098 kg) in E♭. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime. Tue (1st, 3rd, 5th) 19:00. NZ506334
6840271 NNW Brough, Cumbria, S Michael (GF;T), 4 U/R, 19 cwt (~970 kg) in E. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 6; the heaviest ring of four bells. NY793139
6841271.1 NNW Broughton in Furness, Cumbria, S Mary Magd (T), 12, 12-1-2 (623 kg) in F♯. Tue. SD209873
6842271.7 NNW Orton, Cumbria, All Saints (T), 8, 12-3-13 (654 kg) in F♯. Sat (2nd) 10:00. [website] NY622083
6843271.8 NNW Bishop Auckland, Durham, S Andrew (T), 8, 11-3-26 (609 kg) in G. Wed (2nd, 4th) 19:00. [website] NZ217284
6844272.8 NNW Hawkshead, Cumbria, S Michael, 8, 7-3-1 (394 kg) in G♯. Mon (not always: check). SD351980
6845275.4 NNW Crosby Ravensworth, Cumbria, S Lawrence (T), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. NY621148
6846275.5 NNW Brathay, Cumbria, Holy Trinity (T), 6, 6-3-26 (355 kg) in A. NY362032
6847275.7 NNW Ambleside, Cumbria, S Mary, 8, 32-2-2 (1652 kg) in D♭. Mon. [website] NY374043
6848275.9 NNW Willington, Durham, S Stephen (T), 5, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in G. Steel bells. NZ209351
6849277.1 NNW Shap, Cumbria, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 7-2-19 (390 kg) in G. Mon (alt). [website] NY563153
6850277.2 NNW Brancepeth, Durham, S Brandon (T), 8, 14-1-13 (730 kg) in F♯. Wed (term only). NZ224376