Dorset County Association
All Saints
Thursday, 4 May 2017 in 2h 50 (8–0–27 in A♭)
5075 No 5075 Wellington Surprise Major
1 D John Knight
2 Jeffrey Knipe
3 Lesley A Knipe
4 Richard H Johnston
5 Michael Hatchett
6 R Nicholas Lawrence
7 Robert D S Brown (C)
8 Timothy F Collins
Remembering Great Western Castle Class Locomotive No 5075 Wellington. Originally built as Devizes Castle, August 1938. First shed allocation Wolverhampton, Stafford Road. Renamed October 1940. August 1950 shed allocation Chester. March 1959 shed allocation Plymouth Laira. Last shed allocation Bristol, St. Philip's Marsh. Withdrawn September 1962. Scrapped at Cashmore's, Newport.
First Peal in the method
No 5075 Wellington Surprise Major
Leadhead b 15738264
FCH Groups BDc
50th Peal this year - 7
The oldest Bellhanging Company in the UK combining Modern Technology with Traditional Craftsmanship