Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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90142.2 NNE Sawston, Cambridgeshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G. PN alternates with Pampisford. Fri (1st, 3rd). [website] TL487492
90242.2 SSW Henfield, West Sussex, S Peter (S;T), 8, 16-2-7 (841 kg) in E. Wed. TQ211161
90342.3 WSW Bentley, Hampshire, S Mary (GF), 6, 12-3-18 (656 kg) in E. Mon (Winter). [website] SU783446
90442.3 W Mapledurham, Oxfordshire, S Margaret (GF), 6, 7-3-3 (395 kg) in A♭. Thu. SU669766
90542.3 W Tilehurst, Berkshire, S Michael (S), 8, 17-1-15 (883 kg) in E. Wed. [website] SU673729
90642.4 NNW Marston Moretaine, Bedfordshire, S Mary V (GF), 5 U/R, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise; ropes fall in sequence: 1,2,3,5,4; detached tower. SP996411
90742.4 WNW Nether Winchendon, Buckinghamshire, S Nicholas (GF), 5, 12-1-8 (626 kg) in G. SP732122
90842.5 NE Castle Hedingham, Essex, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 11-1-21 (581 kg) in G♯. Anticlockwise. PN: check with contact. TL784356
90942.5 W Purley, Berkshire, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 8-1-27 (431 kg) in A♭. Fri. SU667760
91042.6 W Checkendon, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 10-1-21 (530 kg) in G. Wed. SU663830
91142.6 SE Pluckley, Kent, S Nicholas, 6, 12-3-25 (659 kg) in E. Tue. [website] TQ926453
91242.6 NW Oving, Buckinghamshire, All Saints (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SP782213
91342.6 ESE Ospringe, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 17-1-8 (880 kg) in F♯. Fri. [website] TR000603
91442.6 N Harston, Cambridgeshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 9-1-24 (481 kg) in B♭. No regular ringing. [website] TL417509
91542.6 NW Drayton Parslow, Buckinghamshire, Holy Trinity, 6, 9-1-1 (470 kg) in B♭. SP837284
91642.6 WSW Odiham, Hampshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 12-1-11 (627 kg) in F. Wed. [website] SU740509
91742.6 WNW Chearsley, Buckinghamshire, S Nicholas (T), 6, 9-0-1 (458 kg) in G. SP720103
91842.6 NW Hoggeston, Buckinghamshire, Holy Cross (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SP808250
91942.6 WNW Thame, Oxfordshire, S Mary V, 8, 11-1-11 (577 kg) in F. Mon. SP703063
92042.6 NNW Sandy, Bedfordshire, S Swithun, 6, 12-0-8 (613 kg) in F. TL173490
92142.6 SSE East Hoathly, East Sussex, dedication unknown (GF), 6, 9-0-2 (458 kg) in A♭. TQ520161
92242.6 WSW Stratfield Saye, Hampshire, S Mary V, 5 U/R, 7¾ cwt (~390 kg) in A. Unringable. [website] SU695613
92342.7 NE Earls Colne, Essex, S Andrew, 8, 14-0-15 (718 kg) in F. TL860288
92442.7 S Barcombe, East Sussex, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 9-0-2 (458 kg) in F♯. Thu (not always: check). TQ418143
92542.8 ESE Charing, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 12-2-10 (640 kg) in G. Wed (with exceptions) 20:00. [website] TQ954494
92642.8 WNW Tetsworth, Oxfordshire, S Giles (T), 6, 4-2-25 (240 kg) in D♭. Tue. SP685015
92742.8 NNE Hildersham, Cambridgeshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 3 U/R, 10-3-4 (548 kg) in A♭. Unringable. [website] TL545488
92842.8 WSW Rotherwick, Hampshire, dedication unknown, 6, 9-2-10 (487 kg) in G. Tue. [website] SU711562
92942.8 NE Colne Engaine, Essex, S Andrew (GF), 6, 9-2-7 (486 kg) in G. TL850303
93042.9 S Westmeston, East Sussex, S Martin (GF), 3 U/R, 6-3-25 (354 kg) in C. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. TQ338136
93142.9 NE Great Tey, Essex, S Barnabas, 8, 15-1-0 (775 kg) in F♯. TL892257
93243 ESE Davington, Kent, S Mary Magd (GF;T), 3 U/R, 1-3-24 (100 kg) in F. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: 1-3 of 5. [website] TR010617
93343 NE Great Yeldham, Essex, S Andrew (GF;T), 6, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. TL757386
93443 NW Hulcote, Bedfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♯. Unringable; anticlockwise; tuning: non-diatonic. SP944388
93543 W Burghfield, Berkshire, S Mary V, 6, 11-3-1 (597 kg) in F♯. SU670683
93643.1 NW Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, S Martin, Fenny Stratford (T), 6, 8-0-4 (408 kg) in B♭. Thu. SP882340
93743.1 ESE Throwley, Kent, S Michael & All Angels, 8, 12-1-8 (626 kg) in F♯. Tue (check with contact) 18:00. [website] TQ991556
93843.2 SSE Warbleton, East Sussex, S Mary V (GF), 6, 10-0-9 (512 kg) in A♭. TQ608182
93943.2 ENE Bradwell on Sea, Essex, S Thomas (T), 8, 8-0-10 (411 kg) in G♯. Fri. TM004068
94043.2 SSW Thakeham, West Sussex, S Mary (GF), 6, 9-1-3 (471 kg) in A. Wed. TQ109173
94143.3 N Haslingfield, Cambridgeshire, All Saints (T), 6, 13-1-19 (682 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] TL403521
94243.3 N Little Shelford, Cambridgeshire, All Saints, 6, 8-3-19 (453 kg) in G. Fri. [website] TL453516
94343.3 NW North Marston, Buckinghamshire, Assumption of BVM (GF;S), 6, 13-2-27 (698 kg) in F. Mon (not always: check). [website] SP777226
94443.4 ESE Little Chart, Kent, S Mary (T), 6, 6-0-21 (314 kg) in B. TQ944458
94543.4 WNW Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 10-2-24 (544 kg) in F♯. Steel bells. SP740169
94643.4 NW Wavendon, Buckinghamshire, Assumption of BVM, 6, 8-3-5 (447 kg) in A♭. Fri. SP911371
94743.4 ESE Faversham, Kent, S Mary of Charity (T), 10, 16-0-3 (814 kg) in E. Ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. [website] TR017615
94843.4 NW Newton Longville, Buckinghamshire, S Faith (T), 8, 11-0-2 (560 kg) in G. Thu. SP847314
94943.5 NNE Sturmer, Essex, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 4¼ cwt (~220 kg) in B. Unringable. TL690439
95043.5 NE Ridgewell, Essex, S Laurence (GF), 6, 8-3-23 (455 kg) in A♭. Fri. TL739409