Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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170159.1 NW Greens Norton, Northamptonshire, S Bartholomew (GF;T), 6, 10-1-22 (531 kg) in A♭. SP668499
170259.2 ESE Newington next Hythe, Kent, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 9-0-19 (466 kg) in A♭. [website] TR182373
170359.2 ESE Goodnestone, Kent, Holy Cross, 6, 11-2-12 (590 kg) in A♭. [website] TR254545
170459.2 NNE Herringswell, Suffolk, S Ethelbert (GF), 3, 5-3-15 (299 kg) in B. TL717699
170559.2 WNW Souldern, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 7-3-6 (396 kg) in G. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Thu. SP522316
170659.2 WNW Lower Heyford, Oxfordshire, S Mary (T), 6, 6-3-20 (352 kg) in B♭. Fri. SP484248
170759.3 NW Wappenham, Northamptonshire, S Mary, 6, 8-3-2 (445 kg) in F♯. Thu. SP624456
170859.3 N Somersham, Cambridgeshire, S John Bapt (T), 6, 12-0-24 (621 kg) in F♯. Thu (with exceptions). [website] TL360778
170959.3 WNW Rousham, Oxfordshire, S Leonard & S James (GF), 6, 8-1-13 (425 kg) in A♭. SP479241
171059.3 NNW Leighton Bromswold, Cambridgeshire, S Mary, 5, 21-1-4 (1081 kg) in E♭. [website] TL115752
171159.4 W Lyford, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 2-1-24 (125 kg) in G. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SU390942
171259.4 W East Woodhay, Hampshire, S Martin (GF;T), 6, 7-2-14 (387 kg) in G♯. [website] SU405614
171359.4 N Broughton, Cambridgeshire, All Saints (GF), 4, 10-1-3 (522 kg) in G. [website] TL280779
171459.5 NNE Risby, Suffolk, S Giles (GF), 3, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Round tower. TL802663
171559.5 NW Bradden, Northamptonshire, S Michael (GF), 5, 8-3-2 (445 kg) in B♭. Fri. SP647485
171659.5 ESE Nonington, Kent, S Mary V (GF), 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 4. TR252523
171759.5 WNW Woodstock, Oxfordshire, S Mary Magd, 8, 12-3-24 (659 kg) in F. Thu. SP443167
171859.6 NE Bradfield St George, Suffolk, S George (GF), 5 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; tuning: 2,4-7 of 8. [website] TL907599
171959.6 N Pidley, Cambridgeshire, All Saints (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable; anticlockwise; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. [website] TL327782
172059.6 NNW Ecton, Northamptonshire, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 15-2-20 (797 kg) in E. SP828635
172159.6 W Letcombe Regis, Oxfordshire, S Andrew, 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. SU380864
172259.6 NE Felsham, Suffolk, S Peter (T), 6, 15½ cwt (~790 kg) in F. [website] TL946570
172359.7 NNW Stanwick, Northamptonshire, S Laurence (GF), 6, 6-2-26 (342 kg) in A. SP980714
172459.7 WNW Somerton, Oxfordshire, S James Ap (GF;T), 8, 11-3-23 (607 kg) in F. SP496286
172559.7 W Great Shefford, Berkshire, S Mary, 6, 7-0-7 (359 kg) in A♭. Anticlockwise; round tower. Wed (check with contact). [website] SU380753
172659.7 WSW Martyr Worthy, Hampshire, S Swithun (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. [website] SU515327
172759.7 ENE Kirby le Soken, Essex, S Michael, 8, 9-3-1 (496 kg) in A♭. Ringing temporarily suspended. TM219220
172859.8 NW Gayton, Northamptonshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 13-1-25 (684 kg) in F♯. SP705547
172959.8 W Denchworth, Oxfordshire, S James, 4 U/R, 4-3-3 (243 kg) in D♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. SU380917
173059.8 NNW Wilby, Northamptonshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 8-2-12 (437 kg) in B♭. Anticlockwise. SP866661
173159.8 WNW Church Hanborough, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 13-1-24 (684 kg) in F. County books / pNBR info discrepant. SP425128
173259.8 N Abbots Ripton, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew (GF), 3, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B. [website] TL230780
173359.8 ESE Folkestone, Kent, S Martin, Cheriton, 8, 6-2-8 (334 kg) in A♭. Wed. [website] TR189364
173459.8 NE Hintlesham, Suffolk, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. Tue. [website] TM087434
173559.8 WSW Wonston, Hampshire, Holy Trinity, 6, 8-0-20 (415 kg) in A♭. Sat (exc Aug) 10:00. [website] SU476395
173659.8 ENE Tattingstone, Suffolk, S Mary V, 6, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Tuning: 1♯,2-6 of 6. Mon 19:00. [website] TM135371
173759.8 N Buckworth, Cambridgeshire, All Saints, 5 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A. One bell (or more) from ring hung for swing chiming with levers: treble; one or more bells not hung; unringable. [website] TL148767
173859.9 SSW Pagham, West Sussex, S Thomas a Becket (GF;T), 6, 7-2-7 (384 kg) in F♯. Mon. SZ883974
173959.9 NNE Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, Cath Ch of S James & S Edmund (The Norman Tower) (S;T), 12, 27-2-5 (1399 kg) in C♯. Also hung for ringing: 6♭; detached tower. Tue. [website] TL855640
174059.9 NW Helmdon, Northamptonshire, S Mary Magd (T), 6, 10-1-4 (523 kg) in G. SP589431
174159.9 NNW Great Billing, Northamptonshire, S Andrew (T), 3, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G. SP807629
174259.9 WNW Standlake, Oxfordshire, S Giles (GF), 6, 10-1-18 (529 kg) in F♯. Wed. SP397036
174360 W Letcombe Bassett, Oxfordshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 3, 4-1-7 (219 kg) in C. SU373849
174460 NE Elmsett, Suffolk, S Peter (GF;T), 5, 3-0-24 (163 kg) in F. Wed (not always: check). [website] TM058471
174560 SW Hambledon, Hampshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 10-0-3 (509 kg) in G♯. [website] SU646151
174660 NNW Irthlingborough, Northamptonshire, S Peter, 8, 10-1-4 (523 kg) in G. Wed. SP947706
174760 NNW Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, All Hallows, 8, 28-1-19 (1444 kg) in D. Tue. SP891679
174860.1 WNW Steeple Aston, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 12-2-16 (642 kg) in F. Tue. [website] SP475260
174960.1 NNW Weston Favell, Northamptonshire, S Peter (GF), 5, 8-3-26 (456 kg) in G♯. Tuning: 1-5 of 8. Thu 20:00. SP788619
175060.1 E Birchington, Kent, All Saints, 8, 8-2-17 (440 kg) in A. Tue. [website] TR301690