Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10.1 Islington, Greater London, S James Ap (T), 6, 5-0-15 (261 kg) in C♯. Tue. TQ321837
20.3 WNW Islington, Greater London, S Mary V (T), 8, 16-1-21 (835 kg) in E. Thu. TQ317838
30.9 NNW Holloway, Greater London, S Mary Magd (S), 8, 17-2-15 (896 kg) in E. Wed. [website] TQ313849
41 SSW Clerkenwell, Greater London, S James (T), 8, 24-2-21 (1254 kg) in E♭. TQ315822
51.1 SE Shoreditch, Greater London, S Leonard (T), 12, 25-1-11 (1288 kg) in E♭. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. TQ334826
61.2 S London, City of London, S Giles, Cripplegate, 12, 34-0-6 (1730 kg) in C♯. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. [website] TQ323817
71.2 S London, City of London, S Bartholomew Gt, Smithfield (T), 5, 5½ cwt (~280 kg) in B. Anticlockwise. Thu 18:30. [website] TQ319816
81.4 S London, City of London, S Sepulchre without Newgate, Holborn Viaduct (T), 12, 28-2-16 (1455 kg) in C♯. [website] TQ317814
91.4 NE Dalston, Greater London, S Mark, 8, 21 cwt (~1070 kg) in E♭. TQ338851
101.4 SSW London, City of London, S Andrew, Holborn (T), 8, 18-1-21 (937 kg) in F. [website] TQ314815
111.5 ESE Bethnal Green, Greater London, S Matthew, 8, 13-3-23 (709 kg) in E. TQ341824
121.5 S London, City of London, S Lawrence Jewry, Gresham Street (T), 8, 24-3-2 (1258 kg) in E♭. [website] TQ324813
131.5 S London, City of London, S Vedast, Foster Lane, 6, 16-2-12 (844 kg) in F. Mon. [website] TQ321812
141.5 SSE London, City of London, S Botolph, Bishopsgate, 8, 17-1-6 (879 kg) in D. Wed 12:15. [website] TQ332815
151.6 SE Spitalfields, Greater London, Christ Church (T), 8, 17-1-6 (879 kg) in E. TQ337817
161.6 S London, City of London, Cath Ch of S Paul, 12, 61-2-2 (3125 kg) in B♭. Also hung for ringing: communion bell ('the Banger'). [website] TQ319811
171.6 S London, City of London, S Mary le Bow, Cheapside, 12, 41-3-21 (2131 kg) in C. [website] TQ323811
181.7 SSW London, City of London, S Dunstan-in-the-West, Fleet Street, 10, 10-3-23 (557 kg) in G. [website] TQ312811
191.7 SSE London, City of London, S Mary Woolnoth, 3 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: 1,3,9 of 10. [website] TQ327810
201.7 SSE London, City of London, S Michael, Cornhill, 12, 32-1-6 (1641 kg) in D♭. PN: by arrangement. [website] TQ329811
211.8 NNE Stoke Newington, Greater London, S Mary, Old Church, 6, 7-1-3 (370 kg) in B♭. Ropes fall in a straight line; ropes fall in sequence: 1,2,6,5,4,3. TQ328864
221.8 SSE London, City of London, S Katharine Cree, Leadenhall Street (GF;T), 6, 9-3-18 (503 kg) in G. [website] TQ333811
231.8 S London, City of London, S James Garlickhythe, Garlick Hill (T), 8, 9-1-25 (481 kg) in G♯. The Royal Jubilee Bells. Thu 18:30. [website] TQ323808
241.8 SSW Westminster, Greater London, S Clement Danes (T), 10, 21-1-23 (1090 kg) in E. The ringing bells form part of an 11-bell chime. Thu (term only) 15:30. [website] TQ309810
251.8 SSE London, City of London, S Botolph Without, Aldgate (T), 8, 25-0-7 (1273 kg) in D. Fri. TQ335812
261.9 ESE Bethnal Green, Greater London, S John, 3, 10-0-1 (508 kg) in A♭. TQ350827
271.9 SSE London, City of London, S Olave, Hart Street, 8, 11-3-23 (607 kg) in G. Thu (term only) 19:00. [website] TQ333808
281.9 SSE London, City of London, S Magnus the Martyr, London Bridge, 12, 26-3-9 (1363 kg) in D. [website] TQ328806
292 SW Holborn, Greater London, S Giles in the Fields (T), 8, 14-0-16 (718 kg) in F. Tue 18:00 & Thu (exc 4th) 12:30. TQ299812
302.1 ENE Hackney, Greater London, S John, S John at Hackney (T), 10, 16-1-6 (828 kg) in F. Tue. TQ350851
312.1 S Southwark, Greater London, Cath Ch of S Saviour, 12, 48-3-1 (2477 kg) in B♭. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Wed (not always: check) 18:30. [website] TQ326803
322.2 E South Hackney, Greater London, S John of Jerusalem (T), 8, 19-0-11 (970 kg) in E♭. TQ355841
332.3 SSW Waterloo, Greater London, S John Ev (T), 8, 17-2-13 (895 kg) in E. Sun (not always: check) 12:00. [website] TQ311800
342.3 SW Westminster, Greater London, S Martin in the Fields, 12, 29-1-1 (1486 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Mon (see tower website). [website] TQ300805
352.4 SE Stepney, Greater London, S George in the East, 8, 6-0-9 (309 kg) in C. TQ347807
362.5 S Southwark, Greater London, S George M (T), 8, 14-2-24 (748 kg) in F. Tue (check with contact) 17:30. [website] TQ324797
372.5 ENE Homerton, Greater London, S Barnabas (T), 3, 5-0-20 (263 kg) in D. Anticlockwise. TQ358851
382.6 WNW Gospel Oak, Greater London, S Martin (T), 6, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in G. TQ281852
392.7 SE Shadwell, Greater London, S Paul, 8 U/R, 16-1-8 (829 kg) in F. Unringable. TQ352807
402.7 ESE Stepney, Greater London, S Dunstan & All Saints (T), 10, 28¾ cwt (~1460 kg) in D♭. Thu. TQ359815
412.9 SSW Westminster, Greater London, S Margaret, 10, 26-0-26 (1333 kg) in D. TQ301795
422.9 SSW Westminster, Greater London, Collegiate Ch of S Peter, 10, 30-1-15 (1544 kg) in D. [website] TQ300795
432.9 NW Highgate, Greater London, S Anne (T), 8, 12-3-21 (657 kg) in F♭. Thu. TQ282864
443 SSE Bermondsey, Greater London, S James (S;T), 8, 14-1-15 (731 kg) in F♯. Tue (1,3,5) PN shared with Rotherhithe (2,4) - but check; CC recognised Ringing Centre; ART Teaching Centre: Docklands Ringing Centre. Tue (1st, 3rd, 5th: check). [website] TQ342793
453.1 SE Rotherhithe, Greater London, S Mary (S), 8, 10-2-5 (536 kg) in A♭. Tue (2,4) PN shared with Bermondsey (1,3,5) - but check; CC recognised Ringing Centre; ART Teaching Centre: Docklands Ringing Centre. Tue (2nd, 4th: check). [website] TQ351798
463.1 N Stamford Hill, Greater London, S Ann, 8, 7-3-1 (394 kg) in A. TQ328886
473.3 SSW Westminster, Greater London, S Stephen, 8, 23-0-0 (1168 kg) in C♯. [website] TQ295790
483.3 ESE Limehouse, Greater London, S Anne (T), 10, 12-3-25 (659 kg) in E. CC recognised Ringing Centre. TQ367810
493.5 S Walworth, Greater London, S Peter (T), 8, 3-3-20 (200 kg) in E♭. CC recognised Ringing Centre. Wed. [website] TQ325781
503.5 E Bow, Greater London, S Mary (GF), 8, 13-3-23 (709 kg) in F♯. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. TQ376829