Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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305190.9 NW Berkswell, West Midlands, S John Bapt (GF;T), 6, 16-2-7 (841 kg) in F. Fri. [website] SP243791
305290.9 W Avening, Gloucestershire, Holy Cross, 6, 11-2-15 (591 kg) in F♯. Tue. [website] ST879980
305390.9 NE Bedingham, Norfolk, S Andrew, 5 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable; round tower. TM284934
305490.9 NNE Barnham Broom, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul (S), 5, 9-0-20 (466 kg) in G. Tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 6. Mon 19:00. TG082077
305590.9 W Corsham, Wiltshire, S Bartholomew (T), 6, 23½ cwt (~1190 kg) in D. Wed (exc 1st). ST874705
305690.9 NNW Gaddesby, Leicestershire, S Luke (GF;T), 8, 7-3-3 (395 kg) in A. SK689130
305790.9 WNW Swindon Village, Gloucestershire, S Lawrence, 6, 10-1-4 (523 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; hexagonal tower. [website] SO934248
305891 NNE Wramplingham, Norfolk, S Peter & S Paul, 3 U/R, 7¾ cwt (~390 kg) in A. Unringable; round tower; tuning: 1-3 of 5. TG113060
305991 NE Westhall, Suffolk, S Andrew (GF), 5, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in F♯. [website] TM423804
306091 NNE Litcham, Norfolk, All Saints, 6, 9¾ cwt (~500 kg) in A♭. Tue. TF886176
306191 NW Nuneaton, Warwickshire, S Nicolas, 8, 14-1-5 (726 kg) in E. [website] SP365916
306291.1 NNE East Dereham, Norfolk, S Nicholas (S), 8, 22-3-21 (1165 kg) in E♭. Detached tower. TF987132
306391.2 N Surfleet, Lincolnshire, S Laurence (GF), 12, 12-0-9 (614 kg) in F♯. Tue (1st). TF251282
306491.2 NNW Thurmaston, Leicestershire, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 6, 10-2-1 (534 kg) in A♭. SK610093
306591.2 W Yatton Keynell, Wiltshire, S Margaret (GF), 4, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Tuning: 2-5 of 8. ST866763
306691.2 NE Mulbarton, Norfolk, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. TG194011
306791.3 NE Bungay, Suffolk, S Mary (T), 8, 15-2-22 (797 kg) in F. Mon (2nd). [website] TM336897
306891.3 NNW Birstall, Leicestershire, S James Gt (GF;T), 8, 10-0-23 (518 kg) in G♯. Thu (exc 2nd). SK596088
306991.4 NNW Corby Glen, Lincolnshire, S John Ev (GF;T), 6, 11-1-6 (574 kg) in G. TF001249
307091.4 NW Peckleton, Leicestershire, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 9-1-6 (473 kg) in A. SK470008
307191.5 NNW Queniborough, Leicestershire, S Mary (GF), 6, 10-1-17 (528 kg) in G. Tue PN shared: Barkby; Queniborough. Tue (alt: check) 18:00. SK650120
307291.5 NE Woodton, Norfolk, All Saints (GF), 6, 7-1-12 (374 kg) in A. Round tower. TM285946
307391.5 W Hartham Park, Wiltshire, Chapel, 3, 7-2-9 (385 kg) in B♭. ST864714
307491.5 NW Meriden, West Midlands, S Laurence (T), 5, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; only limited ringing allowed; anticlockwise. [website] SP252816
307591.5 NW Lapworth, Warwickshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 10-1-2 (522 kg) in G. Thu 20:00. [website] SP163710
307691.5 W Grittleton, Wiltshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 14-0-9 (715 kg) in E. Thu (2nd, 4th). ST860800
307791.5 W Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire, Holy Trinity, 6, 12-0-8 (613 kg) in F♯. Truncated spire. Fri. [website] SO872008
307891.6 NNE Gressenhall, Norfolk, Assumption of BVM (S;T), 10, 9-2-13 (489 kg) in G. Tue. TF959155
307991.6 SW Christchurch, Dorset, Priory Ch of Holy Trinity, 12, 27 cwt (~1370 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. Mon (check on Bank Hol). [website] SZ159925
308091.6 NNW Kirby Muxloe, Leicestershire, S Bartholomew, 6, 7-1-5 (371 kg) in A. Sat (check with contact) 10:00. SK520046
308191.6 WSW Swallowcliffe, Wiltshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable; anticlockwise; rung from porch. ST963271
308291.6 WNW Cranham, Gloucestershire, S James Gt (GF), 6, 9-1-16 (477 kg) in A♭. [website] SO891124
308391.6 WSW Alvediston, Wiltshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in G♯. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1,2,4 of 5. ST976239
308491.6 NNW Stainby, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 4, 11-2-20 (593 kg) in A♭. SK905228
308591.7 WNW Elmley Castle, Worcestershire, S Mary (T), 6, 17 cwt (~860 kg) in E. Tuning: 1♭,2-6 of 6. [website] SO981410
308691.7 WNW Cropthorne, Worcestershire, S Michael, 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in F♯. PN alternates with Fladbury (check before visiting). Mon (alt). [website] SP000451
308791.7 NW Oldberrow, Warwickshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Unringable; tuning: 1,1,4 of 4. [website] SP121659
308891.7 WSW Wimborne St Giles, Dorset, S Giles, 8, 14-1-5 (726 kg) in F. [website] SU031119
308991.7 WSW Norton Bavant, Wiltshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 10-1-18 (529 kg) in A♭. Tuning: 1-5 of 6. [website] ST907433
309091.8 NNE Mattishall, Norfolk, All Saints (T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in E. TG053110
309191.8 N Kirkby Underwood, Lincolnshire, S Mary & All Saints (GF), 4, 4-1-4 (218 kg) in C♯. TF069270
309291.8 NW Kirkby Mallory, Leicestershire, All Saints (GF), 6, 7-3-0 (394 kg) in A. SK453003
309391.8 WNW Coughton, Warwickshire, S Peter, 6, 11-2-20 (593 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] SP083605
309491.8 NW Packwood, Warwickshire, S Giles (GF), 8, 6-3-14 (349 kg) in B♭. Fri 20:15. [website] SP169728
309591.9 W Hilperton, Wiltshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF;T), 6, 7-0-24 (367 kg) in A. [website] ST870592
309691.9 W Sherston, Wiltshire, Holy Cross, 6, 8-1-12 (425 kg) in G. ST854860
309792 NE Hethersett, Norfolk, S Remigius, 8, 9-2-21 (492 kg) in G. Thu. TG160049
309892 N Rippingale, Lincolnshire, S Andrew, 6, 12-3-2 (649 kg) in F♯. Wed. TF097278
309992 WNW Badgeworth, Gloucestershire, Holy Trinity (GF;T), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F. Fri. [website] SO901192
310092 NE Ilketshall St Andrew, Suffolk, S Andrew, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable; round tower; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. TM379872