Swansea & Brecon Diocesan Guild
St Michael
Tuesday, 12 September 2017 in 44m (11 in G)
1260 3 Methods Doubles
3 1/2 extents Grandsire, 3 Extents Plain Bob and 4 Extents Reverse Canterbury
1 Alison Alcock
2 Sue Gomm
3 Hal Drysdale
4 David Childs (C)
5 Tom Childs
Rung in memory of Gunner Francis Henry Anthony, Clyro. Died 12/09/1917 age 34.Royal Garrison Artillery 144th Siege Bty. Service No.121976. Commemorated at Bard Cottage Cemetery, Belgium, Grave IV G 40. Born 1883 and baptised 22/04/1883 at Clyro. Son of Richard Anthony and Mary Anthony of Clyro. One of nine children, he worked as a carpenter before enlisting. Born: Clyro. Enlisted: Unknown. Resided: Clyro.
Prior to the quarter peal the vicar led an act of remembrance and the local ringers rang some call changes, including Michael Anthony the great great nephew of Gunner Francis Anthony.