Lancashire Association
Cathedral Church of St Mary the Virgin
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 in 3h 15 (25–1–14 in D)
5040 Cambridge Surprise Royal
Composed by trad
1 Anne C Orme
2 Jane Owen
3 Nina E Brannan
4 Raymond A Hutchings
5 Derek J Thomas
6 Jeffrey Brannan (C)
7 Peter H Gardner
8 Brian J Owen
9 James E Andrews
10 Peter L Furniss
Remembering the following ringers from Blackburn who gave their lives during the Great War and whose names are proudly recorded on a stone memorial in the Cathedral ringing room:
Frank Crossland Billows, died 24th April 1917 aged 24
Robert Bradley, died 25th October 1918 aged 33
Howard Gaskell, died 10th October 1916 aged 20
Percy Gray, died 25th September 1915 aged 22
George Stancliffe, died 31st October 1918 aged 19
Their Names Liveth Evermore.
500th peal: 8
Circled the tower to peals: 5