Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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4751136.3 WNW Rowlestone, Herefordshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 5¾ cwt (~290 kg). Unringable; tuning: 1-3 of 5. SO373271
4752136.4 W Uphill, Somerset, S Nicholas, Old Church (GF), 6, 9-3-9 (499 kg) in G♯. Access to church by steep footpath. ST316583
4753136.4 WNW Mansell Lacy, Herefordshire, S Michael, 4 U/R, 7½ cwt (~380 kg) in B♭. Unringable. [website] SO425455
4754136.4 WNW Birley, Herefordshire, S Peter, 3 U/R, 4¼ cwt (~220 kg) in C♯. Unringable; No stays or sliders. SO453533
4755136.4 W Chedzoy, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary, 6, 12-3-10 (652 kg) in F. Tue (alt: check). [website] ST341376
4756136.5 WNW Eye, Herefordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 8-1-0 (419 kg) in A♭. [website] SO496638
4757136.5 WSW Stocklinch Ottersey, Somerset, S Mary V (GF), 3 U/R, 4½ cwt (~230 kg) in C. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; No mains electricity; tuning: 1,4,5 of 5. ST386170
4758136.5 N Covenham St Mary, Lincolnshire, Annunciation BVM, 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in C. Unringable. TF339943
4759136.6 NNW Ordsall, Nottinghamshire, All Hallows (T), 6, 6-2-22 (340 kg) in A. Tue. SK704797
4760136.6 NW Kemberton, Shropshire, S Andrew, 4, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. Ropes fall in a straight line; ropes fall in sequence: 2,1,4,3. [website] SJ729045
4761136.6 NW Checkley, Staffordshire, S Mary & All Saints (T), 6, 9-1-2 (471 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. Fri. SK027378
4762136.7 W Newport, Newport, Gwent, Wales, Cath Ch of S Woolos, 12, 21-2-20 (1101 kg) in D. Also hung for ringing: 6♭. Tue. ST308876
4763136.7 WSW Bridport, Dorset, S Mary, 8, 21-0-0 (1067 kg) in E♭. Thu 20:00. [website] SY465926
4764136.7 NW Fenny Bentley, Derbyshire, S Edmund K&M, 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in E♭. Unringable. SK174501
4765136.7 N Covenham St Bartholomew, Lincolnshire, S Bartholomew (GF), 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B. Building owned by Covenham St Bartholomew Heritage Trust; unringable; rung from chancel. TF339945
4766136.7 NW Brassington, Derbyshire, S James (T), 6, 8-0-26 (418 kg) in A. Fri (exc 1st). SK230543
4767136.7 WNW King's Pyon, Herefordshire, S Mary V (GF), 5, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in A. [website] SO438506
4768136.7 NW Bradbourne, Derbyshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 8-3-15 (451 kg) in G♯. SK207527
4769136.8 NW Shifnal, Shropshire, S Andrew, 8, 18-3-9 (957 kg) in E. Thu. [website] SJ746074
4770136.8 NW Alton, Staffordshire, S Peter (T), 8, 22-2-2 (1144 kg) in E♭. Mon. SK073423
4771136.8 W Highbridge, Somerset, S John Ev (GF), 8, 2-3-17 (147 kg) in F. Rung from porch. Wed 19:00. [website] ST319476
4772136.9 WSW Puckington, Somerset, S Andrew (GF), 6, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in F♯. [website] ST376183
4773136.9 WSW Isle Brewers, Somerset, All Saints (GF), 4 U/R, 10½ cwt (~530 kg) in A. Unringable; ropes fall in sequence: 1,3,2,4; rung from porch. [website] ST369210
4774136.9 NNW Bonsall, Derbyshire, S James Ap (GF), 6, 7-2-8 (385 kg) in B♭. Mon. SK279581
4775136.9 N Walesby, Lincolnshire, All Saints, Old Church (GF), 8, 12-0-14 (616 kg) in F♯. No mains electricity. TF138923
4776137 WNW Monkland, Herefordshire, All Saints (GF), 4, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line. [website] SO460576
4777137 W Llantarnam, Torfaen, Gwent, Wales, S Michael & All Angels, 6, 4-2-14 (235 kg) in D. Thu 18:30. ST306931
4778137 NNW Matlock, Derbyshire, S Giles (T), 8, 14-0-0 (711 kg) in F. Also hung for ringing: pre-Reformation duplicate 6th. Thu. [website] SK300597
4779137.1 W Panteg, Torfaen, Gwent, Wales, S Mary (GF), 3, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B. Ropes fall in a straight line. ST310990
4780137.1 N North Somercotes, Lincolnshire, S Mary (T), 3, 9-2-18 (491 kg) in A♭. Wed (alt). TF422957
4781137.2 N Binbrook, Lincolnshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in F. Unringable. TF211939
4782137.2 NNW Sturton le Steeple, Nottinghamshire, S Peter & S Paul, 6, 10-3-6 (549 kg) in A♭. SK787838
4783137.2 WSW Whitelackington, Somerset, Blessed Virgin Mary (GF), 4 U/R, 11-3-15 (604 kg) in G♯. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line. [website] ST379152
4784137.2 NNW Ashover, Derbyshire, All Saints (T), 10, 18-0-10 (919 kg) in E. Tue. SK348631
4785137.2 NNW Bolsover, Derbyshire, S Mary & S Laurence (T), 8, 14-3-1 (750 kg) in G. Tue. SK474703
4786137.3 W Stoke St Gregory, Somerset, S Gregory, 5, 17½ cwt (~890 kg) in E. Mon (not always: check). [website] ST348271
4787137.3 WNW Bacton, Herefordshire, S Faith (GF), 4, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in B♭. Tuning: 1-4 of 6. [website] SO370323
4788137.3 NW Seighford, Staffordshire, S Chad, 6, 6-3-20 (352 kg) in B♭. PN alternates with Swynnerton; anticlockwise. Fri (alt). SJ882249
4789137.3 W Puriton, Somerset, S Michael & All Angels (T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. Mon. [website] ST320417
4790137.3 NNW Upton, Lincolnshire, All Saints, 6, 10-3-18 (554 kg) in G. Thu. SK868867
4791137.4 NW Thorpe, Derbyshire, S Leonard (GF;T), 3, 4-3-26 (253 kg) in C. Tuning: 1-3 of 5. SK156501
4792137.4 NNW Sutton Scarsdale, Derbyshire, S Mary (GF;T), 4, 7-3-10 (398 kg) in A♭. Ringing prohibited. SK442688
4793137.4 NNW Glentham, Lincolnshire, S Peter, 4 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. TF003904
4794137.4 WNW Orleton, Herefordshire, S George, 3 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg). Unringable modified for chiming only but ringing fittings remain in tower. SO494671
4795137.4 NNW East Retford, Nottinghamshire, S Swithun, 10, 23-0-7 (1172 kg) in E♭. Thu. SK706813
4796137.5 WSW Kingstone, Somerset, S John & All Saints (GF), 6, 10-1-2 (522 kg) in G. Rung from chancel. [website] ST378136
4797137.5 N Ludborough, Lincolnshire, S Mary (T), 3, 5-0-12 (259 kg) in B♭. TF295955
4798137.5 NNW West Retford, Nottinghamshire, S Michael Archangel (T), 6, 9-0-6 (460 kg) in A♭. SK702813
4799137.5 W St Brides Wentloog, Newport, Gwent, Wales, S Bridget, 6 U/R, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in A. One bell (or more) from ring hung dead : tenor; derelict; one bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable. ST292823
4800137.6 W Llanover, Monmouthshire, Gwent, Wales, S Bartholomew, 5, 5-2-24 (290 kg) in C. No regular ringing. SO317094