Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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340197.1 NNW Bardon, Leicestershire, S Peter, 3, 8-1-17 (427 kg) in B. SK449125
340297.1 W Bath, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, Bathwick, 10, 18-3-20 (962 kg) in E♭. Wed. [website] ST756650
340397.2 NW Ibstock, Leicestershire, S Denys (T), 6, 10-1-27 (533 kg) in F. Fri 20:00. SK404095
340497.2 NW Lea Marston, Warwickshire, S John Bapt, 3, 6-1-8 (321 kg) in B. Anticlockwise; tuning: 1,2♭,3 of 3. [website] SP204927
340597.2 NE Loddon, Norfolk, Holy Trinity (GF;S), 8, 10-1-23 (531 kg) in F♯. Tue. TM363987
340697.2 NNW Harlaxton, Lincolnshire, S Mary & S Peter (T), 6, 9-1-26 (482 kg) in G. Mon (2nd, 4th). SK882326
340797.2 WNW Himbleton, Worcestershire, S Mary Magd (GF;T), 4, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Ringing currently not permitted; tuning: 1-3,5♯ of 5. [website] SO946587
340897.2 WSW Shaftesbury, Dorset, S Peter, 6, 12-2-26 (647 kg) in E♭. 5th (13-2-7) is heavier than tenor. [website] ST862229
340997.2 W Bath, Somerset, S Matthew, Widcombe, 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. PN: by arrangement. [website] ST755642
341097.3 WNW Pirton, Worcestershire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in C. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SO885468
341197.3 NNW Long Clawson, Leicestershire, S Remigius (GF), 8, 17-1-12 (882 kg) in E. Rung from chancel. Tue. SK722271
341297.3 NW Twycross, Leicestershire, S James, 3 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in C. Unringable. SK338049
341397.3 NNW Nether Broughton, Leicestershire, S Mary V, 3, 8-1-15 (426 kg) in A. SK695262
341497.3 NE Bramerton, Norfolk, S Peter (GF), 3, 5-1-10 (271 kg) in C. The ringing bells form part of an 8-bell chime. TG295046
341597.4 NNE Sparham, Norfolk, S Mary (GF), 3, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Ropes fall in a straight line. TG070196
341697.4 NNW Knipton, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. SK824311
341797.4 NNW Denton, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 6, 12-3-10 (652 kg) in F♯. Mon (1st, 3rd). SK865325
341897.4 NW Grendon, Warwickshire, All Saints, 6, 11-2-14 (591 kg) in F♯. [website] SK287009
341997.5 WNW Longdon, Worcestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F♯. [website] SO838362
342097.5 WSW Maiden Bradley, Wiltshire, All Saints, 6, 13-2-7 (689 kg) in F. [website] ST803386
342197.5 WSW Motcombe, Dorset, S Mary (T), 6, 7-0-7 (359 kg) in A♭. Thu 20:00. ST849252
342297.5 NNW Harston, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 5, 3-2-2 (179 kg) in D♭. PN shared: Branston; Croxton Kerrial; Harston; Saltby; Sproxton. Mon (check with contact). SK838317
342397.5 N Frampton, Lincolnshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 12-2-26 (647 kg) in F♯. PN shared: Frampton; Kirton in Holland; Sutterton; Wigtoft. Thu (on a rota basis). TF325391
342497.5 W Bath, Somerset, Abbey Ch of S Peter & S Paul, 10, 33-0-25 (1688 kg) in C. Anticlockwise. Mon. [website] ST751647
342597.5 W Bath, Somerset, S Michael (T), 8, 14-1-9 (728 kg) in E♭. [website] ST750650
342697.6 NW Alvechurch, Worcestershire, S Lawrence (T), 8, 12-0-1 (610 kg) in G. Tue. SP026724
342797.6 NNE Great Bircham, Norfolk, S Mary V, 5, 9-0-17 (465 kg) in A♭. Anticlockwise. Thu 19:00. [website] TF770325
342897.6 NNE Foxley, Norfolk, S Thomas (GF), 6, 6-2-13 (336 kg) in A. Wed. TG039217
342997.6 W Dyrham, Gloucestershire, S Peter, 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. [website] ST741758
343097.6 NE Raveningham, Norfolk, S Andrew (GF), 5, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Round tower. TM397963
343197.6 WNW Upton upon Severn, Worcestershire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. [website] SO851402
343297.6 W Bath, Somerset, Christ Church, Walcot (T), 8, 13-0-4 (662 kg) in G. Sat 09:30. [website] ST748654
343397.6 W Bath, Somerset, S Stephen, Lansdown (T), 6, 2-3-9 (144 kg) in F. Mon 18:45. [website] ST748660
343497.6 NW Birmingham, West Midlands, S Edburgha, Yardley, 8, 12-2-16 (642 kg) in F♯. Wed 20:00. SP134863
343597.6 WSW Shaftesbury, Dorset, S James Gt (T), 6, 8-0-4 (408 kg) in F♯. [website] ST857223
343697.6 W Frome, Somerset, S John Bapt, 8, 27-1-19 (1393 kg) in C♯. No regular ringing. [website] ST777478
343797.7 NNW Upper Broughton, Nottinghamshire, S Luke (GF), 5, 6-1-23 (328 kg) in B♭. Thu. SK683262
343897.7 WSW Poole, Dorset, S George, Oakdale (T), 6, 5-3-5 (294 kg) in C. Fri. [website] SZ016930
343997.7 NE Drayton, Norfolk, S Margaret (GF), 6, 7-3-27 (406 kg) in A. TG180137
344097.7 WNW Crowle, Worcestershire, S John Bapt, 8, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. [website] SO921558
344197.8 WNW Whitminster, Gloucestershire, S Andrew, 6, 15-0-5 (764 kg) in F. Wed. [website] SO760090
344297.8 NNW Prestwold, Leicestershire, S Andrew (T), 8, 10-2-21 (543 kg) in F♯. SK577214
344397.8 NE Thorpe St Andrew, Norfolk, S Andrew, 8 U/R, 13-2-14 (692 kg) in A♭. Unringable; tower unsafe. TG260084
344497.9 NE Claxton, Norfolk, S Andrew, 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable. TG327031
344597.9 NE Langley, Norfolk, S Michael, 5 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. Unringable. TG354009
344697.9 NE Carleton St Peter, Norfolk, S Peter, 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Derelict; unringable. TG339022
344797.9 WNW Longney, Gloucestershire, S Lawrence (GF), 8, 10-3-17 (554 kg) in F. [website] SO763124
344897.9 WSW Corfe Mullen, Dorset, S Hubert, 6, 11-3-26 (609 kg) in G. [website] SY976983
344997.9 WSW Compton Abbas, Dorset, S Mary V, 5, 8-0-26 (418 kg) in A♭. [website] ST869184
345098 WNW Minsterworth, Gloucestershire, S Peter, 6, 11-0-27 (571 kg) in G. Tue. [website] SO773170