Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10.1 Tandridge, Surrey, S Peter (GF), 5 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in D. Unringable; anticlockwise. [website] TQ374511
21.1 WNW Godstone, Surrey, S Nicholas (T), 8, 12-0-4 (611 kg) in G. ART Teaching Centre: Collaborative Bell Skills, East Surrey. Thu 20:00. [website] TQ357515
31.5 NE Oxted, Surrey, S Mary (T), 6, 12-0-2 (611 kg) in F♯. Mon (exc Aug) 20:00. [website] TQ390529
42.3 ENE Limpsfield, Surrey, S Peter (T), 6, 14-3-16 (757 kg) in F♯. Wed 20:15. [website] TQ405532
52.5 SSE Crowhurst, Surrey, S George (GF), 3, 4-2-19 (237 kg) in D. No stays or sliders. TQ390474
62.9 W Bletchingley, Surrey, S Mary (GF;S;T), 10, 16-1-22 (836 kg) in E. Wed. [website] TQ327508
73.3 NW Caterham Valley, Surrey, S John Ev (T), 8, 16-3-12 (856 kg) in E♭. ART Teaching Centre: Collaborative Bell Skills, East Surrey. Mon. [website] TQ342553
83.3 E Limpsfield Chart, Surrey, S Andrew, 6, 10-1-21 (530 kg) in G. Fri 20:00. [website] TQ426518
93.5 NW Caterham, Surrey, S Mary V (T), 8, 12-2-23 (645 kg) in F♯. ART Teaching Centre: Collaborative Bell Skills, East Surrey. Fri. [website] TQ336553
104 W Nutfield, Surrey, S Peter & S Paul (T), 6, 11-2-2 (585 kg) in G. ART Teaching Centre: Collaborative Bell Skills, East Surrey. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ309508
114.6 SW Outwood, Surrey, S John Bapt, 4, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in E♭. Mon (2nd, 4th) 20:00. [website] TQ319460
124.6 S Lingfield, Surrey, S Peter & S Paul (GF;T), 8, 16-2-0 (838 kg) in F♯. Thu 20:00. [website] TQ388437
134.9 ENE Westerham, Kent, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 23-0-17 (1176 kg) in E♭. Tue (with exceptions). [website] TQ447540
145.4 SE Edenbridge, Kent, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 14-0-7 (714 kg) in F♯. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ444461
155.5 WNW Merstham, Surrey, S Katharine (GF), 8, 13½ cwt (~690 kg) in F♯. ART Teaching Centre: Collaborative Bell Skills, East Surrey; tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. [website] TQ290538
165.6 NNE Biggin Hill, Greater London, S Mark (T), 6, 6-1-24 (328 kg) in B. Detached tower. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ419589
175.8 NW Coulsdon, Greater London, S John, 5, 10-2-11 (538 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] TQ312582
186.2 NNW Kenley, Greater London, All Saints (GF), 3, 5-1-20 (276 kg) in D♭. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). TQ325598
196.3 W Redhill, Surrey, S John Ev, 8, 13-0-7 (664 kg) in F. Thu. [website] TQ274493
206.5 ENE Brasted, Kent, S Martin (S;T), 8, 9-2-2 (484 kg) in G♭. Anticlockwise. Fri. [website] TQ468554
216.5 WNW Chipstead, Surrey, S Margaret of Antioch (GF;T), 5 U/R, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A♭. Unringable; rung from chancel crossing; No stays or sliders. [website] TQ283564
227 NE Cudham, Greater London, S Peter & S Paul (T), 10, 10-0-21 (518 kg) in A. Mon (with exceptions) 20:15. [website] TQ444599
237.1 W Reigate, Surrey, S Mary Magd, 10, 18-3-10 (957 kg) in D. Wed. [website] TQ259501
247.2 SSW Burstow, Surrey, S Bartholomew (GF), 6, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in G. Thu (check with contact). [website] TQ312412
257.3 ENE Sundridge, Kent, S Mary, 6, 13-3-3 (700 kg) in F♯. Thu 20:00. [website] TQ486549
267.4 W Reigate, Surrey, S Mark, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg). Steel bells; unringable. TQ254508
277.4 ESE Hever, Kent, S Peter, 6, 9-0-25 (469 kg) in A♭. Thu (with exceptions). [website] TQ476448
287.5 NNE Downe, Greater London, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 10-0-1 (508 kg) in G. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ431616
298 SW Horley, Surrey, S Bartholomew (T), 8, 11-3-24 (608 kg) in F♯. Wed (1st, 3rd). [website] TQ276427
308 N Addington, Greater London, S Mary, 6, 6-3-9 (347 kg) in B. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ370639
318.2 ENE Chevening, Kent, S Botolph (T), 8, 10-1-13 (527 kg) in G. Tue (not always: check). [website] TQ489577
328.3 S East Grinstead, West Sussex, S Swithun, 12, 28-0-6 (1425 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Wed. TQ396380
338.3 SSE Hammerwood, East Sussex, S Stephen (GF), 6, 6-1-22 (327 kg) in B♭. Church closed; ringing prohibited. TQ439395
348.6 N West Wickham, Greater London, S John Bapt, 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] TQ388648
358.6 WNW Kingswood, Surrey, S Andrew, 6, 17½ cwt (~890 kg) in E. Thu 20:00. [website] TQ242555
368.7 ESE Chiddingstone, Kent, S Mary, 8, 17-0-3 (865 kg) in E. Mon. [website] TQ500452
378.7 SE Cowden, Kent, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 7-2-15 (388 kg) in A. [website] TQ466404
388.8 NNW Croydon, Greater London, S Peter, South Croydon, 12, 30-0-20 (1533 kg) in D. Mon (see tower website). [website] TQ326644
399.1 NW Banstead, Surrey, All Saints (GF), 8, 21-0-27 (1079 kg) in E♭. Wed 20:00. [website] TQ254596
409.2 NNE Farnborough, Greater London, S Giles, 6, 2-2-26 (139 kg) in E. Also hung for ringing: service bell ('Great Giles'); future plans: to become 8; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way with the 4th away for retuning leaving the remainder available for ringing. [website] TQ443641
419.4 W Buckland, Surrey, S Mary V (T), 6, 4-2-3 (230 kg) in B. Fri 20:00. [website] TQ221508
429.5 NNW Croydon, Greater London, Minster Ch of S John Bapt, 12, 36-3-18 (1875 kg) in C♯. Also hung for ringing: extra treble and 6♭; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ319654
439.6 WSW Leigh, Surrey, S Bartholomew, 6, 7-2-20 (390 kg) in A. Thu. [website] TQ224469
449.6 WNW Walton on the Hill, Surrey, S Peter, 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in C. Unringable; anticlockwise; No stays or sliders. TQ223550
459.6 NNE Hayes, Greater London, S Mary V (GF), 6, 8-1-26 (431 kg) in A. Tue. [website] TQ405663
469.9 E Sevenoaks, Kent, S Nicholas (T), 8, 16-2-10 (843 kg) in F. Mon. [website] TQ531543
4710 SSW Turners Hill, West Sussex, S Leonard (GF), 8, 13-3-27 (711 kg) in F. Tue (not always: check) 19:00. TQ337353
4810 NNW Beddington, Greater London, S Mary (T), 10, 18-2-12 (945 kg) in E♭. Thu (see tower website). [website] TQ295652
4910.1 NNW Carshalton, Greater London, All Saints, 8, 11-0-6 (562 kg) in F♯. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ279644
5010.2 W Betchworth, Surrey, S Michael & All Angels, 8, 11-0-10 (563 kg) in A♭. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ210497