St James
Thursday, 21 July 2016 in 2h 57 (18–0–2)
5152 Milnrow Surprise Major
Composed by R F Knights
1 Jane Owen
2 Derek J Thomas
3 Peter C Randall (C)
4 Andrew C D Mayes
5 George H Campling
6 Brian J Owen
7 Lenard J Mitchell
8 Trevor W Marchbank
Rung in memory of Rifleman Thomas Shepherd, King’s Royal Rifle Corps, a former ringer from this tower, who was killed in action on 21st July 1916 during the Battle of the Somme, age 24. He has no known grave and is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial.
Their name liveth for evermore.