Christ Church
Sunday, 13 December 1970 in 3h 5 (20 in D)
5040 Spliced Surprise Royal (126m)
126m: 40 Abbotswood, Abergavenny, Abergele, Abingdon, Albanian, Aldenham, Aldsworth, Appleton, Avebury, Avonmouth, Axford, Axminster, Aylsham, Badbury, Balscott, Banbury, Bath, Bedford, Bedminster, Belgrave, Birmingham, Bishopsworth, Bratton, Bromsgrove, Cambridge, Charmouth, Chepstow, Cherhill, Claines, Clifton, Cobham, Cullompton, Devizes, Diseworth, Pudley, Edington, Eldene, Elgin, Elveden, Enniskillen, Evercreech, Evesham, Feering, Feltham, Fishponds, Foxhill, Gosforth, Grantham, Halstead, Hampton, Haslemere, Hodson, Horfield, Invergarry, Inveraray, Kegworth, Kennett, Lanchester, Langley, Latton, Leek, Leicester, Leyland, Lincolnshire, Lindsey, London No. 1, London No. 2, London No. 3, Luton, Malvern, Marsden, Merrywood, Metropolitan, Minal, Minehead, Miserden, New Durham, Oakham, Ogbourne, Osgathorpe, Ossett, Painswick, Pontefract, Poole, Preshute, Pudsey, Ranmoor, Redcliffe, Ridgeway, Rochester, Rutland, Sarum, Savernake, Scawthorpe, Seaton, Selborne, Severn, Shrewsbury, Silbury, Slough, Somerford, Staffordshire, Stapleton, Stone, Sun­derland, Superlative No. 1, Superlative No. 2, Swindon, Tamar, Thames, Tintern, Vintry, Wallington, Warwickshire, Wellesbourne, Wembley, Wexford, Whitwick, Winchester, Wordsworth, Wrington, Yatesbury, Yeovil, York, Yorkshire, Zouche; 125 com.
1 Michael J Hobbs
2 Roger Baldwin
3 Timothy G Pett
4 James R Taylor
5 Brian Bladon
6 John R Mayne
7 John H Fielden
8 Anthony R Peake (C)
9 D John Hunt
10 Noel J Diserens
300th together: 5,8. Greatest number of Royal methods yet rung to a peal. For the induction of the rector (Rev. K. R. Wilkes, M.A.).
The oldest Bellhanging Company in the UK combining Modern Technology with Traditional Craftsmanship