St Peter
Thursday, 11 October 1951 in 2h 53 (12–1–4 in F♯)
5040 Spliced Minor (17m)
Comprising seven extents in 17 methods, with 81 changes of method, viz.: (1) Reverse Canterbury Pleasure, Horsmonden, (2) Cambridge Surprise, Primrose Surprise, (3) Hereward, Single Oxford, (4) Fulbeck, Reverse Bob, Canterbury Pleasure, Double Bob, Plain Bob, (5) Double Oxford, St. Clement’s, (6) Thelwall, Childwall, (7) Oxford Treble Bob, Kent Treble Bob.
1 Edmund E Pearson
2 Douglas O Wilks
3 Charles Coles
4 Harry P Floyd
5 Edgar J Smith
6 Alan R Pink (C)
The first peal in 17 Minor methods by all the band and on the bells. This is the greatest number of Minor methods yet rung to a peal by the Guild.
Church Bellhangers of Distinction