Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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240176.5 WNW Honington, Warwickshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in A♭. No regular ringing. [website] SP261426
240276.5 NE Bedfield, Suffolk, S Nicholas (GF), 6 U/R, 9¼ cwt (~470 kg) in G♯. Unringable. [website] TM227663
240376.5 NW Pillerton Hersey, Warwickshire, S Mary (GF;T), 5, 7-0-10 (360 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1-5 of 6. [website] SP298488
240476.5 NNW Harringworth, Northamptonshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 10-2-4 (535 kg) in F. PN rotates: Caldecott; Seaton; Harringworth. Mon (on a rota basis). SP916974
240576.5 NW Dunchurch, Warwickshire, S Peter (T), 6, 17-0-8 (867 kg) in E. Access to ringing room by two independent routes. Wed. [website] SP486712
240676.6 WNW Moreton in Marsh, Gloucestershire, S David, 8, 10-0-14 (514 kg) in G. Wed (exc 1st). [website] SP205322
240776.6 W Berwick Bassett, Wiltshire, S Nicholas (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise; rung from porch; No stays or sliders; No mains electricity; tuning: 1-3 of 4. SU098735
240876.6 W Purton, Wiltshire, S Mary, 8, 20-0-14 (1022 kg) in C♯. Fri. SU096871
240976.6 NNE Denver, Norfolk, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 7-2-3 (382 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] TF614016
241076.6 WNW Lower Slaughter, Gloucestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 5-3-20 (301 kg) in B♭. [website] SP165226
241176.7 W Avebury, Wiltshire, S James (T), 8, 4-2-20 (238 kg) in D. Tue. [website] SU099699
241276.7 N Outwell, Norfolk, S Clement, 6 U/R, 11-0-27 (571 kg) in G. Unringable. [website] TF513036
241376.7 W Winterbourne Monkton, Wiltshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 4 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: (approx) 1-3,5 of 5. SU097719
241476.7 NW Leamington Hastings, Warwickshire, All Saints (T), 5, 15-3-21 (810 kg) in E. Fri 20:00. [website] SP444675
241576.7 NNW Theddingworth, Leicestershire, All Saints, 5, 13-2-15 (693 kg) in E. Thu (4th). SP667857
241676.7 W Alton Priors, Wiltshire, All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 5-3-14 (298 kg) in D♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No mains electricity; tuning: 2,3,5 of 8. SU109621
241776.7 NNW Wakerley, Northamptonshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise. SP956992
241876.7 W Cricklade, Wiltshire, S Sampson (GF), 6, 12-0-27 (622 kg) in F. Anticlockwise; long draught c. 65ft of rope; rung from chancel. Wed. [website] SU099935
241976.7 NNW Medbourne, Leicestershire, S Giles (GF;T), 6, 8-3-3 (446 kg) in A♭. SP799930
242076.8 NNW Wittering, Cambridgeshire, All Saints (GF;T), 6, 5-3-12 (298 kg) in B♭. [website] TF056020
242176.8 NW Harbury, Warwickshire, All Saints (T), 8, 12-0-3 (611 kg) in G. Fri. [website] SP374599
242276.8 NNW Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF), 6, 12-2-20 (644 kg) in F♯. SP644843
242376.8 W Lydiard Millicent, Wiltshire, All Saints, 6, 6-3-23 (353 kg) in A♭. Tue. SU093860
242476.8 WNW Bibury, Gloucestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Fri (alt). [website] SP118065
242576.8 WNW Lower Swell, Gloucestershire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 2-1-9 (118 kg) in F. Unringable; No stays or sliders. SP173257
242676.9 SW Arreton, Isle of Wight, S George (GF), 6, 8-2-0 (432 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] SZ534867
242776.9 WNW Tredington, Warwickshire, S Gregory (GF;T), 6, 16-1-20 (835 kg) in D. [website] SP259435
242876.9 NW South Kilworth, Leicestershire, S Nicholas (GF;T), 5, 13-2-19 (694 kg) in F♯. SP604818
242976.9 NE Bressingham, Norfolk, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 8-2-20 (441 kg) in G. TM075807
243077 NNE East Harling, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 8-3-22 (454 kg) in G. TL989866
243177 WNW Farmington, Gloucestershire, S Peter (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 2,4,6 of 12. SP136152
243277 W Down Ampney, Gloucestershire, All Saints (GF), 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Unringable. [website] SU098965
243377.1 NW Clifton upon Dunsmore, Warwickshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 9-2-17 (490 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] SP531764
243477.1 NW Catthorpe, Leicestershire, S Thomas (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C♯. No visiting bands at present; unsuitable for inexperienced ringers; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. [website] SP551781
243577.1 NNW Lyddington, Rutland, S Andrew, 6, 12-3-0 (648 kg) in F. PN shared: Lyddington(4th); Uppingham(exc 4th). Thu (4th). SP876969
243677.1 NW Long Itchington, Warwickshire, Holy Trinity (T), 4 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. Derelict; unringable; Hung for dead-rope ringing; truncated spire; tuning: 1,2,3♯,4 of 4. [website] SP411651
243777.1 NE Campsea Ashe, Suffolk, S John Bapt, 6, 6-2-8 (334 kg) in A. PN shared: Hacheston(1); Marlesford(2); Parham(3,5); C Ashe(4). Tue (4th) & Sat 09:00. [website] TM329558
243877.1 SW Newport, Isle of Wight, Minster Ch of S Thomas of Canterbury & S Thomas Ap, 12, 16-1-23 (836 kg) in F. Mon. [website] SZ499891
243977.2 NW Lighthorne, Warwickshire, S Laurence (T), 6, 5-2-6 (282 kg) in B. Thu. [website] SP335560
244077.2 NNW North Kilworth, Leicestershire, S Andrew, 5, 9-1-5 (472 kg) in G. Tuning: 1-5 of 6. SP615831
244177.2 NNW Seaton, Rutland, All Hallows (GF), 6, 10-0-21 (518 kg) in G. PN rotates: Caldecott; Seaton; Harringworth. Mon (on a rota basis). SP904982
244277.2 WSW Amesbury, Wiltshire, S Mary & S Melor, 8, 18-1-9 (931 kg) in E♭. Mon. [website] SU151414
244377.3 NE Hacheston, Suffolk, All Saints, 6, 7-1-25 (380 kg) in A♭. PN shared: Hacheston(1); Marlesford(2); Parham(3,5); C Ashe(4). Tue (1st). [website] TM311585
244477.3 W Latton, Wiltshire, S John Bapt, 5, 9¼ cwt (~470 kg) in G♯. Anticlockwise. SU093957
244577.3 NE Palgrave, Suffolk, S Peter (GF), 8, 7¾ cwt (~390 kg) in A♭. Thu. [website] TM115784
244677.4 NNW Barrowden, Rutland, S Peter (GF), 6, 9-3-17 (503 kg) in G♯. Wed. SP944999
244777.4 WNW Upper Slaughter, Gloucestershire, S Peter (GF), 5, 13-0-14 (667 kg) in G♯. Mon. [website] SP154232
244877.4 WSW Winterbourne Earls, Wiltshire, S Michael & All Angels, 5, 6-2-6 (333 kg) in A. [website] SU174344
244977.5 NW Ufton, Warwickshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in D. Unringable. [website] SP378621
245077.5 WNW Longborough, Gloucestershire, S James (T), 6, 11-0-2 (560 kg) in F♯. [website] SP178297