Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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190163.8 NNE Timworth, Suffolk, S Andrew (GF), 4 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F♯. Unringable; rung from porch; tuning: (approx) 1-4 of 5. [website] TL860697
190263.8 SW Shedfield, Hampshire, S John Bapt, 8, 12-3-6 (650 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] SU561132
190363.8 NNW Thrapston, Northamptonshire, S James, 8, 14-0-7 (714 kg) in F♯. Fri. SP996786
190463.9 ENE Woolverstone, Suffolk, S Michael (T), 3, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in D. TM190385
190563.9 NNW Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire, S Mary V, 8, 10-0-13 (514 kg) in F. Thu. SP902750
190663.9 NW Middleton Cheney, Northamptonshire, All Saints (T), 6, 22-2-15 (1150 kg) in D. SP498420
190763.9 WSW Andover, Hampshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 15-0-21 (772 kg) in E. Tue. [website] SU365457
190863.9 NW Church Stowe, Northamptonshire, S Michael (GF), 5 U/R, 13-3-12 (704 kg) in G. Unringable; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. SP638576
190964 W Shalbourne, Wiltshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 12 cwt (~610 kg) in F. [website] SU315635
191064 SW Wickham, Hampshire, S Nicholas, 6, 8-2-14 (438 kg) in A♭. Thu. [website] SU575114
191164 W Uffington, Oxfordshire, S Mary, 6, 12-3-17 (655 kg) in E♭. Tue (with exceptions). SU302893
191264 NNW Titchmarsh, Northamptonshire, S Mary V, 8, 17-3-22 (912 kg) in E. TL021798
191364.1 NNE Ingham, Suffolk, S Bartholomew (T), 5, 12-0-27 (622 kg) in F♯. [website] TL855705
191464.1 NE Woolpit, Suffolk, S Mary (T), 6, 8¼ cwt (~420 kg) in A♭. [website] TL974624
191564.2 NE Tostock, Suffolk, S Andrew, 6, 5-2-0 (279 kg) in B. [website] TL960636
191664.2 NNW Islip, Northamptonshire, S Nicholas, 6, 12-2-9 (639 kg) in F♯. SP986789
191764.2 NE Barking, Suffolk, S Mary (GF), 6, 11-1-7 (575 kg) in G. Mon. [website] TM076535
191864.3 NW Bodicote, Oxfordshire, S John Bapt, 8, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in A. Mon. SP459376
191964.4 WSW Tangley, Hampshire, S Thomas (GF), 6, 5-3-15 (299 kg) in D. [website] SU334524
192064.4 N Ramsey, Cambridgeshire, S Thomas a Becket (T), 6, 13-3-26 (710 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] TL290851
192164.5 NNW Cranford St John, Northamptonshire, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 9-1-2 (471 kg) in G. SP927770
192264.5 NE Ipswich, Suffolk, S Matthew (T), 6, 10-0-10 (513 kg) in G. [website] TM158447
192364.5 NE Ipswich, Suffolk, S Nicholas, 5, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A♭. [website] TM161442
192464.5 NNW Twywell, Northamptonshire, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 6-3-23 (353 kg) in B. 5th (7-0-0) is heavier than tenor. SP951781
192564.5 N Great Gidding, Cambridgeshire, S Michael, 5, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G. [website] TL116831
192664.5 NE Ipswich, Suffolk, S Mary at the Elms (GF), 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; ropes fall in sequence: 2,1,3,4,5. [website] TM160445
192764.5 NE Baylham, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 6 U/R, 10-0-0 (508 kg) in G. Unringable. [website] TM102515
192864.6 WSW Goodworth Clatford, Hampshire, S Peter (T), 8, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. Wed (1st, 3rd, 5th). [website] SU366425
192964.6 NE Ipswich, Suffolk, S Mary at the Quay, 6 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Unringable. [website] TM165440
193064.6 WNW Bampton, Oxfordshire, S Mary, 8, 23-0-4 (1170 kg) in D. Mon. SP312033
193164.6 NE Combs, Suffolk, S Mary, 4 U/R, 18 cwt (~910 kg) in E♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; one or more bells not hung; unringable; future plans: To be augmented to 10 using the 8 from Hunslet, Leeds & 2 trebles in a new frame. The 4 existing bells will be hung dead for chiming in the existing frame; tuning: 1,3-5 of 5. [website] TM051569
193264.6 NNW Cranford St Andrew, Northamptonshire, S Andrew (GF), 4 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg). One bell (or more) cracked or broken Large piece broken out of tenor; unringable. SP923772
193364.7 ESE Northbourne, Kent, S Augustine, 6, 8-2-15 (439 kg) in B. Fri 20:00. [website] TR333522
193464.7 NNE Eriswell, Suffolk, S Laurence, 5, 3-0-16 (160 kg) in D. [website] TL723780
193564.7 NNW Pitsford, Northamptonshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 10-3-11 (551 kg) in A. SP754681
193664.7 NW Church Brampton, Northamptonshire, S Botolph (T), 5, 9-1-2 (471 kg) in G. SP717657
193764.7 NE Ipswich, Suffolk, S Stephen, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. Building owned by Ipswich Historic Churches Trust; unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. TM163444
193864.7 NE Ipswich, Suffolk, S Lawrence, 5, 13-3-13 (704 kg) in F♯. Building owned by Ipswich Historic Churches Trust; The oldest ring of five. [website] TM163445
193964.8 NE Pakenham, Suffolk, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 12-1-18 (630 kg) in F. Fri PN shared: Pakenham (1,3); Rougham (2,4); anticlockwise. Fri (1st, 3rd). [website] TL929670
194064.8 NW Harlestone, Northamptonshire, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 20-0-9 (1020 kg) in E♭. SP700646
194164.8 NE Ipswich, Suffolk, S Mary le Tower, 12, 34-3-6 (1768 kg) in D♭. Also hung for ringing: 2♯; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Mon (check on Bank Hol). [website] TM164446
194264.8 NNE Ampton, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 4, 8¼ cwt (~420 kg) in A. Anticlockwise. [website] TL866711
194364.8 NW Flore, Northamptonshire, All Saints (T), 6, 12-2-27 (647 kg) in F♯. Mon. SP641598
194464.8 NE Ipswich, Suffolk, S Clement, 6, 15-1-18 (783 kg) in F♯. Building owned by Ipswich Historic Churches Trust. [website] TM168442
194564.8 SW Portchester, Hampshire, S Mary, 3, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in G♯. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1,3,4 of 6; county books / pNBR info discrepant. Mon. [website] SU625045
194664.8 WSW Upper Clatford, Hampshire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 9-0-16 (464 kg) in A. Wed (2nd, 4th). [website] SU357435
194764.9 WNW Great Tew, Oxfordshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 8, 22-0-10 (1122 kg) in D. Mon. SP399288
194864.9 NW Weedon Bec, Northamptonshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF;T), 8, 14-3-2 (750 kg) in F. Wed 20:00. SP633592
194964.9 NW Eydon, Northamptonshire, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 9-2-20 (492 kg) in G. SP541499
195064.9 NNW Pytchley, Northamptonshire, All Saints (T), 5, 8-0-0 (406 kg) in G. Fri (term only) 19:00. SP859747