Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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10.1 Brasted, Kent, S Martin (S;T), 8, 9-2-2 (484 kg) in G♭. Anticlockwise. Fri. [website] TQ468554
21.2 ESE Sundridge, Kent, S Mary, 6, 13-3-3 (700 kg) in F♯. Thu 20:00. [website] TQ486549
31.5 WSW Westerham, Kent, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 23-0-17 (1176 kg) in E♭. Tue (with exceptions). [website] TQ447540
41.9 NE Chevening, Kent, S Botolph (T), 8, 10-1-13 (527 kg) in G. Tue (not always: check). [website] TQ489577
53.2 NNW Cudham, Greater London, S Peter & S Paul (T), 10, 10-0-21 (518 kg) in A. Mon (with exceptions) 20:15. [website] TQ444599
63.4 SW Limpsfield Chart, Surrey, S Andrew, 6, 10-1-21 (530 kg) in G. Fri 20:00. [website] TQ426518
73.7 NW Biggin Hill, Greater London, S Mark (T), 6, 6-1-24 (328 kg) in B. Detached tower. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ419589
84 ESE Sevenoaks, Kent, S Nicholas (T), 8, 16-2-10 (843 kg) in F. Mon. [website] TQ531543
94.1 WSW Limpsfield, Surrey, S Peter (T), 6, 14-3-16 (757 kg) in F♯. Wed 20:15. [website] TQ405532
104.5 ENE Otford, Kent, S Bartholomew (GF;T), 6, 10-1-7 (524 kg) in A♭. Thu. [website] TQ528593
114.5 NNW Downe, Greater London, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 10-0-1 (508 kg) in G. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ431616
125 WSW Oxted, Surrey, S Mary (T), 6, 12-0-2 (611 kg) in F♯. Mon (exc Aug) 20:00. [website] TQ390529
135.1 NE Shoreham, Kent, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 8, 9-1-16 (477 kg) in A♭. [website] TQ522615
145.2 E Seal, Kent, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 6, 10-1-9 (525 kg) in G. [website] TQ550569
155.4 N Chelsfield, Greater London, S Martin of Tours (T), 8, 10-3-14 (552 kg) in A♭. Mon. [website] TQ479640
165.6 NNW 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
175.8 ENE Kemsing, Kent, S Mary V (GF), 6, 4-1-5 (218 kg) in D. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ555587
185.9 SSW Edenbridge, Kent, S Peter & S Paul (T), 8, 14-0-7 (714 kg) in F♯. Tue 20:00. [website] TQ444461
196.4 WSW Tandridge, Surrey, S Peter (GF), 5 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in D. Unringable; anticlockwise. [website] TQ374511
206.5 E Seal Chart, Kent, S Lawrence (T), 6, 5-2-21 (289 kg) in B. Wed. [website] TQ572552
216.6 S Hever, Kent, S Peter, 6, 9-0-25 (469 kg) in A♭. Thu (with exceptions). [website] TQ476448
226.7 SSE Chiddingstone, Kent, S Mary, 8, 17-0-3 (865 kg) in E. Mon. [website] TQ500452
236.9 SW Crowhurst, Surrey, S George (GF), 3, 4-2-19 (237 kg) in D. No stays or sliders. TQ390474
247.3 WSW 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
257.4 SE Leigh, Kent, S Mary (T), 6, 8-2-0 (432 kg) in B♭. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). Wed. [website] TQ548466
267.6 NW West Wickham, Greater London, S John Bapt, 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. Wed. [website] TQ388648
277.7 NE Eynsford, Kent, S Martin, 8, 9-2-13 (489 kg) in F♯. Fri. [website] TQ540654
287.8 W 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
297.8 NNW Hayes, Greater London, S Mary V (GF), 6, 8-1-26 (431 kg) in A. Tue. [website] TQ405663
307.9 ESE Shipbourne, Kent, S Giles, 6, 9-3-2 (496 kg) in G. Thu (with exceptions). [website] TQ591522
317.9 E Ightham, Kent, S Peter, 6, 7-0-22 (366 kg) in A. Mon. [website] TQ594569
328 NW Addington, Greater London, S Mary, 6, 6-3-9 (347 kg) in B. Mon 20:00. [website] TQ370639
338.1 N St Mary Cray, Greater London, S Mary, 6, 11-3-21 (606 kg) in G. Thu. [website] TQ472683
348.1 SSE Penshurst, Kent, S John Bapt (GF), 8, 17-2-11 (894 kg) in E♭. Thu. TQ527438
358.2 W 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
368.5 NNW Bromley Common, Greater London, S Luke, 8, 15-1-8 (778 kg) in F. Thu. [website] TQ414679
378.5 N St Paul's Cray, Greater London, His Royal Majesty House, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in D. Former church of S Paulinus (Anglican) (until 2002); derelict; unringable. [website] TQ473690
388.7 NE Farningham, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 9-2-23 (493 kg) in A♭. Wed (with exceptions) 20:00. [website] TQ547669
398.7 SW Lingfield, Surrey, S Peter & S Paul (GF;T), 8, 16-2-0 (838 kg) in F♯. Thu 20:00. [website] TQ388437
408.8 NNW Bickley, Greater London, S George (T), 8, 14-1-9 (728 kg) in F♯. Wed (with exceptions). [website] TQ426690
419.1 N Chislehurst, Greater London, S Nicholas (GF;T), 8, 15-2-19 (796 kg) in F. Wed (with exceptions). [website] TQ444699
429.2 WSW Bletchingley, Surrey, S Mary (GF;S;T), 10, 16-1-22 (836 kg) in E. Wed. [website] TQ327508
439.2 ENE Wrotham, Kent, S George, 8, 20-0-10 (1021 kg) in E. Mon. [website] TQ611591
449.3 WNW Kenley, Greater London, All Saints (GF), 3, 5-1-20 (276 kg) in D♭. Tuned to old concert pitch (A=454Hz). TQ325598
459.3 S Cowden, Kent, S Mary Magd (GF), 6, 7-2-15 (388 kg) in A. [website] TQ466404
469.4 SE Tonbridge, Kent, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 19-1-0 (978 kg) in E. Fri. [website] TQ591467
479.6 NNW Bromley, Greater London, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 16-2-8 (842 kg) in F. Tue. [website] TQ401692
489.6 ENE Stansted, Kent, S Mary V (T), 6, 5-3-21 (302 kg) in B. Tue. [website] TQ607621
499.8 WNW Coulsdon, Greater London, S John, 5, 10-2-11 (538 kg) in A♭. Tue. [website] TQ312582
509.8 N Chislehurst, Greater London, Annunciation BVM, 8, 19-1-17 (986 kg) in E. Detached tower. [website] TQ438709