Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10 Chailey, East Sussex, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 7-1-13 (374 kg) in A♭. Mon 20:00. TQ392193
22.1 ENE Newick, East Sussex, S Mary (GF), 6, 5-0-27 (266 kg) in B. Wed. TQ421208
33.5 WNW Wivelsfield, East Sussex, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg) in B♭. Thu 20:00. TQ338207
43.5 NE Fletching, East Sussex, S Mary & S Andrew (GF), 8, 10-0-9 (512 kg) in G♯. Fri 20:00. TQ428234
53.5 SSE Barcombe, East Sussex, S Mary V (GF;T), 6, 9-0-2 (458 kg) in F♯. Thu (not always: check). TQ418143
64.8 SW Westmeston, East Sussex, S Martin (GF), 3 U/R, 6-3-25 (354 kg) in C. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. TQ338136
74.8 WSW Ditchling, East Sussex, S Margaret, 8, 7-3-8 (397 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. Tue 20:00. TQ325152
84.9 NNW Lindfield, West Sussex, All Saints (T), 8, 9-2-15 (489 kg) in G♯. Tue. TQ348258
94.9 E Little Horsted, East Sussex, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 6, 11-2-21 (594 kg) in G. Tue (not always: check). TQ470183
105 W Burgess Hill, West Sussex, S John Ev (T), 8, 14-2-26 (748 kg) in F♯. Mon. TQ311192
115.1 ENE Uckfield, East Sussex, Holy Cross, 8, 11-3-24 (608 kg) in F♯. Tue. TQ471214
125.1 N Danehill, East Sussex, All Saints (T), 6, 7-3-5 (396 kg) in C. Wed (exc last) 20:00. TQ402274
135.4 SE Ringmer, East Sussex, S Mary V (S;T), 8, 13-3-0 (699 kg) in F. Wed. TQ445125
145.4 WSW Keymer, West Sussex, S Cosmas & S Damian (GF), 6, 7-0-4 (357 kg) in A. Wed. TQ314152
155.4 ENE Maresfield, East Sussex, S Bartholomew (GF), 8, 14-1-5 (726 kg) in F. Mon (not always: check) 20:00. TQ465240
166.1 S Lewes, East Sussex, S John Bapt, Southover (S;T), 10, 17-1-20 (885 kg) in E. Tue. TQ412096
176.3 ENE Buxted, East Sussex, S Margaret Q (GF), 8, 14-2-7 (740 kg) in F. Wed 20:00. TQ485230
186.4 WNW Cuckfield, West Sussex, Holy Trinity, 8, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F. Thu. TQ303244
196.5 NE Fairwarp, East Sussex, Christ Church (T), 8, 15-2-0 (787 kg) in F♯. Thu 20:00. TQ466267
207.2 WSW Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex, Holy Trinity (S;T), 8, 12-3-6 (650 kg) in F♯. Thu. [website] TQ279165
217.3 NNW Ardingly, West Sussex, S Peter, 6, 7-3-11 (399 kg) in B♭. Thu 20:00. TQ339298
227.5 S Iford, East Sussex, S Nicholas (GF), 3, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C. No visiting bands at present; only limited ringing allowed; unsuitable for inexperienced ringers; ropes fall in a straight line; rung from chancel; tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 4. TQ408073
237.8 SSE Beddingham, East Sussex, S Andrew (GF), 4, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. No visiting bands at present; only limited ringing allowed; anticlockwise; tuning: 2-5 of 8. TQ444079
247.9 ESE Laughton, East Sussex, All Saints (T), 6, 9-2-6 (485 kg) in G. Thu. TQ500125
258.2 ESE East Hoathly, East Sussex, dedication unknown (GF), 6, 9-0-2 (458 kg) in A♭. TQ520161
268.3 S Rodmell, East Sussex, S Peter (GF), 6 U/R, 5-2-24 (290 kg) in B♭. Unringable; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way Retune, rehang with new trad fittings, rebuild/strengthen frame (Blyth & Co). TQ421062
278.3 WNW Bolney, West Sussex, S Mary Magd (GF;T), 8, 13-0-8 (664 kg) in F. Fri. TQ261226
288.4 N West Hoathly, West Sussex, S Margaret, 6, 11-1-7 (575 kg) in F♯. Thu (alt: check). TQ363325
298.6 W Twineham, West Sussex, S Peter, 5, 6-3-22 (353 kg) in A. Fri (1st, 3rd, 5th). TQ252199
308.9 NW Balcombe, West Sussex, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 9-0-10 (462 kg) in A. Tue. TQ306309
319.6 SE Ripe, East Sussex, S John Bapt, 5, 9-3-0 (495 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. TQ513098
329.7 SW Brighton, East Sussex, S Peter, Preston Park (GF), 3, 6-0-21 (314 kg) in B. Anticlockwise. TQ303063
339.7 NNE Coleman's Hatch, East Sussex, Holy Trinity, 8, 11-2-2 (585 kg) in G. Fri 20:00. TQ450338
349.7 E Waldron, East Sussex, All Saints (GF), 8, 12-0-7 (613 kg) in G. Mon. TQ548192
3510 SW Brighton, East Sussex, The Good Shepherd, Preston, 8, 13-2-16 (693 kg) in F. Tue 19:00. TQ297062
3610 NW Slaugham, West Sussex, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 11-1-20 (581 kg) in A♭. Fri 20:00. TQ257280
3710 ESE Chiddingly, East Sussex, dedication unknown, 8, 8-3-18 (453 kg) in G. Thu. TQ544141
3810 SE Chalvington, East Sussex, S Bartholomew (GF), 3, 2 cwt (~100 kg) in E♭. Tuning: (approx) 1,2,4 of 5. TQ518093
3910.2 SSW Brighton, East Sussex, S Peter, 10, 25-2-0 (1295 kg) in D. PN shared: S Nicholas; S Peter. Mon (2nd, 4th). TQ314048
4010.4 SSW Brighton, East Sussex, former ch of S Mark, Kemp Town, 4, 6-3-0 (343 kg) in A♭. Tuning: 1-3,6 of 6. Thu. TQ330037
4110.5 NNW Turners Hill, West Sussex, S Leonard (GF), 8, 13-3-27 (711 kg) in F. Tue (not always: check) 19:00. TQ337353
4210.6 SSW Brighton, East Sussex, S Nicholas (GF;T), 10, 18-0-20 (924 kg) in E. PN shared: S Nicholas; S Peter; tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Mon (1st, 3rd, 5th). TQ307045
4311.3 WNW Cowfold, West Sussex, S Peter (GF;T), 6, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A♭. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ212226
4411.3 W Henfield, West Sussex, S Peter (S;T), 8, 16-2-7 (841 kg) in E. Wed. TQ211161
4511.6 NNE Hartfield, East Sussex, S Mary, 6, 9-1-24 (481 kg) in G. Thu. TQ479357
4611.6 N East Grinstead, West Sussex, S Swithun, 12, 28-0-6 (1425 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 2♯. Wed. TQ396380
4711.7 SW Portslade, East Sussex, S Nicolas, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. TQ255063
4811.7 SW Aldrington, East Sussex, S Leonard (GF), 6, 9-3-14 (502 kg) in G. Tue. TQ265052
4911.8 WNW Lower Beeding, West Sussex, Holy Trinity (T), 8, 10-3-2 (547 kg) in G. Also hung for ringing: 5♯. Thu. TQ220274
5011.9 SE Arlington, East Sussex, S Pancras (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg). Unringable. TQ542074