Amersham Guild
Hughenden, Buckinghamshire
St Michael and All Angels
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 in 2h58m (14–3–19 in F)
5152 Primrose Delight Major
1 David A Cornwall
2 Catherine M A Lane
3 Roger Baldwin (C)
4 Maurice F Edwards
5 J Alan Ainsworth
6 Philippa M Whittington
7 Kenneth R Davenport
8 Frank W Rivett
On the anniversary of the death, in 1881, of the Rt Hon Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield and Viscount Hughenden. He is buried here and Queen Victoria sent a wreath of primroses (his favourite flower) for his funeral. The Primrose League (1883 - 2004) used to meet here on this date.
First peal in the method.
Primrose Delight Major
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