Woodlands' Wednesday
Keele, Staffordshire
St John
Wednesday, 9 August 2017 in 2h 35 (8–0–2 in G♯)
5040 Spliced Surprise Minor (41m)
41m: Alnwick, Allendale, Annable's London, Bacup, Bamborough, Berwick, Beverley, Bourne, Cambridge, Canterbury, Carlisle, Chester, Coldstream, Cunecastre, Durham, Hexham, Hull, Ipswich, Kelso, Lightfoot, Lincoln, London, Morpeth, Munden, Netherseale, Newcastle, Norfolk, Northumberland, Norwich, Primrose, Rossendale, Sandiacre, Stamford, Surfleet, Warkworth, Wearmouth, Wells, Westminster, Whitley, Wooler and York.
Composed by John S Warboys (SU0308 and SU0403)
1 Geoffrey Davies
2 Philip W Gay
3 Raymond J Ballard
4 Dennis Latham
5 Michael Wilshaw (C)
6 Timothy M Davis
Rung as a birthday compliment to Claire Elizabeth Davies-Frishman.
In 1962, and on these bells, Geoffrey organised and conducted the first peals for Dennis and Michael and the second peals for Phil and Raymond.