The Society of Change Ringers of St Michael's, Ashton-under-Lyne
St George
Tuesday, 29 March 1853 in 2h 55
5040 Grandsire Triples
John Holt
1 James Barber
2 Joseph Burgess
3 James Ogden (C)
4 Samuel Farren
5 Luke Broadbent
6 John Eaton
7 James Adams
8 Bryan Vernon
[The 10 April 1853 edition of Bell's Life in London writes: 'On Saturday, the 3d inst, the Society of Change Ringers of Ashton-under-Lyne paid a visit to Hyde, and rang on the new musical peal of eight bells Mr John Holt's celebrated ten course peal of grandsire trebles .... . At the conclusion of the above performance they retired to the Crown Inn, and were treated with a good supper by the gentlemen of Hyde.] JDA.