Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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140182 NNW Upper Gravenhurst, Bedfordshire, S Giles (GF), 5, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. Church closed; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; ringing prohibited. TL112359
140282 N Arlesey, Bedfordshire, S Peter, 6, 10-3-15 (553 kg) in G. Fri. TL191375
140382 NNW Hoggeston, Buckinghamshire, Holy Cross (GF), 3 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SP808250
140482.1 NNW Eversholt, Bedfordshire, S John Bapt, 6, 16-2-14 (845 kg) in E. SP982325
140582.1 NNE Sible Hedingham, Essex, S Peter, 8, 18¼ cwt (~930 kg) in E. Thu (1st, 2nd, 3rd). TL775343
140682.1 NW Oxford, Oxfordshire, S Andrew, Headington, 8, 7-3-0 (394 kg) in A♭. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Wed. [website] SP544076
140782.2 WNW Netheravon, Wiltshire, All Saints, 6, 19-2-0 (991 kg) in E. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. [website] SU147484
140882.2 NNW Silsoe, Bedfordshire, S James Gt (T), 6, 6-1-9 (322 kg) in B. Mon. TL082355
140982.3 NNW Flitwick, Bedfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 9-1-9 (474 kg) in G. [website] TL029342
141082.3 N Elmdon, Essex, S Nicholas, 6, 10-2-26 (545 kg) in G. Mon. TL461396
141182.3 WNW Fugglestone St Peter, Wiltshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 3 cwt (~150 kg) in E. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line and 1,2 fall 2 inches apart; No mains electricity; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SU102313
141282.4 W Bournemouth, Dorset, S Peter, 8, 20-2-7 (1045 kg) in E. Thu. [website] SZ088912
141382.4 N Littlebury, Essex, Holy Trinity, 6, 8-1-12 (425 kg) in F♯. 5th (9-0-4) is heavier than tenor. TL516394
141482.4 NNE Hempstead, Essex, S Andrew, 6, 12-3-8 (651 kg) in F. TL634379
141582.4 WNW Milton Lilbourne, Wiltshire, S Peter (GF), 6, 9-2-7 (486 kg) in G. Thu. [website] SU189604
141682.4 NW Oxford, Oxfordshire, Magdalen College (S), 10, 17-1-7 (880 kg) in E. [website] SP520061
141782.4 N Heydon, Cambridgeshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 5, 6-1-6 (320 kg) in C. TL432399
141882.5 NW Denchworth, Oxfordshire, S James, 4 U/R, 4-3-3 (243 kg) in D♭. Unringable; anticlockwise. SU380917
141982.5 WNW Fittleton, Wiltshire, All Saints, 6, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in G. [website] SU146495
142082.5 W Bournemouth, Dorset, Sacred Heart (RC), 6, 3-2-6 (181 kg) in E♭. Mon (exc Bank Hols) 17:45. [website] SZ086912
142182.5 NW Baydon, Wiltshire, S Nicholas (GF), 3, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in C. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. [website] SU281780
142282.5 NW Sparsholt, Oxfordshire, Holy Cross (GF), 4, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in A. SU346875
142382.5 NNW Ludgershall, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V, 5, 9-3-16 (503 kg) in G. County books / pNBR info discrepant. Fri (1st, 3rd, 5th). SP659172
142482.6 NW Oxford, Oxfordshire, Merton College, 8, 25-1-10 (1287 kg) in E♭. Rung from open galleries around the walls; The oldest complete ring of eight by one founder. [website] SP516060
142582.6 NW Oxford, Oxfordshire, Cath Ch of Christ (T), 12, 31-0-23 (1585 kg) in D. Thu (1st, 3rd, 5th). [website] SP515059
142682.6 WNW Wootton Rivers, Wiltshire, S Andrew (GF), 6, 3-1-17 (173 kg) in E♭. [website] SU196629
142782.7 NW Oxford, Oxfordshire, S Aldate (S;T), 6, 11-1-12 (577 kg) in G. Mon. [website] SP513060
142882.7 NW Oxford, Oxfordshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 26-2-9 (1350 kg) in D. [website] SP516062
142982.7 NW Oxford, Oxfordshire, Balliol College Historic Collections Centre (GF), 6, 9-2-22 (493 kg) in A♭. Former church of S Cross or Holywell (Anglican); ringing prohibited. SP520066
143082.7 WNW Aldbourne, Wiltshire, S Michael (T), 8, 19 cwt (~970 kg) in E♭. Fri. [website] SU263758
143182.7 NW Oxford, Oxfordshire, Lincoln College (T), 8, 7-2-4 (383 kg) in A♭. Former church of All Saints. Wed. [website] SP514062
143282.7 WNW Wilton, Wiltshire, S Mary & S Nicholas (T), 6, 8-0-7 (410 kg) in A. Mon. [website] SU094312
143382.7 NNW Flitton, Bedfordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 6-0-5 (307 kg) in B. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. TL059358
143482.7 NW Oxford, Oxfordshire, New College, 10, 20 cwt (~1020 kg) in D. [website] SP517064
143582.7 NW Oxford, Oxfordshire, S Ebbe, 8, 4-3-19 (250 kg) in B♭. [website] SP511060
143682.8 N Ashwell, Hertfordshire, S Mary V (T), 6, 18-3-10 (957 kg) in F. Thu. [website] TL266397
143782.8 NW Oxford, Oxfordshire, Carfax Tower, 6, 15-0-22 (772 kg) in F. Tower of former church of S Martin. [website] SP513061
143882.8 NNW Stoke Hammond, Buckinghamshire, S Luke (GF), 3 U/R, 10-1-19 (529 kg) in G♯. Unringable; rung from chancel crossing. SP879297
143982.9 W Bishopstone, Wiltshire, S John Bapt (GF), 3 U/R, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in G. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; rung from chancel crossing; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SU084265
144082.9 N Henlow, Bedfordshire, S Mary (T), 8, 14½ cwt (~740 kg) in F♯. Tue. TL177387
144182.9 NNW Great Brickhill, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V, 8, 14-0-7 (714 kg) in F. Wed. SP901307
144282.9 N Royston, Hertfordshire, S John Bapt (T), 8 U/R, 11-3-0 (597 kg) in F♯. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way; Building has suffered a devastating fire. [website] TL357406
144382.9 NW Oxford, Oxfordshire, S Mary Magdalen (T), 10, 7-1-12 (374 kg) in A. Tue (term only). [website] SP512064
144483 NNE Castle Hedingham, Essex, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 11-1-21 (581 kg) in G♯. Anticlockwise. PN: check with contact. TL784356
144583 N Campton, Bedfordshire, All Saints (GF;T), 8, 6-2-10 (335 kg) in B. Tue. TL129380
144683 NW Lyford, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 3, 2-1-24 (125 kg) in G. Tuning: 1-3 of 4. SU390942
144783 NW Oxford, Oxfordshire, S Thomas M, 10, 11-2-6 (587 kg) in G. Mon (alt, term only). [website] SP505061
144883.1 NNE Pebmarsh, Essex, S John Bapt (T), 6, 8-1-4 (421 kg) in B♭. Tue (1st, 2nd, 3rd). TL853334
144983.1 NNW Piddington, Oxfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 5, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in A. SP639169
145083.1 NNW Drayton Parslow, Buckinghamshire, Holy Trinity, 6, 9-1-1 (470 kg) in B♭. SP837284