The Ashton under Lyne Society
St Michael and All Angels
Friday, 29 May 1896 in 6h 55 (27)
10075 Grandsire Cinques
Composed by Composed by Samuel Wood
1 Edward S Morgan
2 Harry Heap
3 James Booth
4 Thomas Wroe
5 James Wood
6 Joseph Mellor
7 Andrew Shepherd
8 James Adams
9 Samuel Booth
10 Albert Adams
11 Samuel Wood (C)
12 Thomas Rushton
The above is the longest peal ever rung in the method. T. Rushton hails from Pendlebury. Great credit is due to Mr. W. Roe, who is in his 69th year, and who stood in place of Mr. J. Hopwood, who was too ill to start for the peal.
BN 15.0063
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