Holy Nativity
Saturday, 31 December 1966 in 2h 46 (12–2–3 in G)
5080 Spliced Surprise Major (150m)
64 changes each of Aldenham, Claybrooke, Coleme, Lincolnshire, Lindum, Maulden, Superlative, Thorne and Wordsworth; 32 changes each of Acton, Appledore, Apsley, Ashburton, Axminster, Banwell, Barnsbury, Bedfont, Bedminster, Benington, Bicester, Benson, Biddenden, Bideford, Bitton, Brislington, Bristol, Caine, Cambridge, Campsall, Chard, Cheddar, Cherwell, Chester, Chippenham, Clanfield, Codicote, Conisbrough, Corston, Cray, Cuckfield, Dartford, Dawlish, Deben, Dedham, Derwent, Dorchester, Drayton, Drogheda, Dublin, Dursley, Eastbury, Eastcote, Elford, Exminster, Falmouth, Faringdon, Fordham, Framley, Frankley, Grendon, Hanbury, Harlow, Haselbech, Henbury, Hendon, Highgate, Hitchin, Houghton-le-Spring, Hungerford, Ickleton, Ilfracombe, Ipplepen, Jedburgh, Jersey, Kettering, Lambourn, Langley, Langston, Launceston, Leckhampton, Lessness, Lincoln, Liskeard, Llanfair P.G., London, Longney, Lundy, Lydney, Malmesbury, Marshfield, Mickleton, Minsmere, New Gloucester, Northam, Northleach, Nortnolt, Northwood, Olney, Olveston, Ospringe, Otley, Painswick, Portishead, Prestbury, Pudsey, Pyrford, Quinton, Radcliffe, Radlett, Ramsey, Redruth, Revelstoke, Reverse Dublin, Richmond, Ruardean, Rutland, Scawthorpe, Seaton, Shenley, Shoreditch, Shrivenham, Sidbury, SouthweJl, Stratton, Street, Stockport, Stoke, Stow, Tetbury, Thornbury, Tiverton, Tring, Trowbridge, Twerton, Twyford, Umberslade, Urchfont, Uxbridge, Vauxhall, Warwickshire, Watford, Wedmore, Wembley, Westbury, Wootton, Wraxall, Yatton, Yorkshire and Zeals; 24 changes of Herefordshire Little; 158 changes of method.
Composed by Arranged by Anthony R Peake
1 Edward R Venn
2 Elisabeth A G Bowden
3 Michael J Hobbs
4 Brian Bladon
5 James R Taylor
6 Anthony R Peake (C)
7 Victor Griffin
8 Peter Bridle
25th peal together: 2 & 6. 200th peal as conductor.
The greatest number of methods yet rung to a peal.
Axminster: —38—14—12—16—14—58—16—5. b.
Ashburton: —38—14—12—16—14—58—16.34.5. b.
Henbury: 38—58.14—12—38—14—1258.36.12.36.1. f.
Revelstoke: 38—38.14—12—36.12.34—1258—16—1. f.
Sidbury: —56—16—58—16—14—58.14—14.5. f.
Redruth: —56—16—58—36—14—1458—34—5. f.
Bideford: 38—38.16—58—16—34—58.36—16.7. f.
Ipplepen: —38—16—56—36—12—1238—14—5. f.
Chard: —36—14—1258—16—14—58—16.34.7. b.
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