Kent County Association
Ashford, Kent
St Mary the Virgin
Saturday, 1 April 2017 in 2h 55 (21–2–22 in E♭)
5040 Grandsire Triples
1 Tiffany P Lynch
2 Maureen A Poole
3 David R Finch
4 Owen C R Webster
5 William J Stungo
6 Christopher J Cooper
7 Mark Chittenden-Pile (C)
8 Thomas J E Brett
Rung in honour of the Sapphire Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and (belatedly) to mark the 50th anniversary of the first peal on the bells following restoration of the tower and bells in 1965 (5040 Plain Bob Triples on 14th January 1967). Also remembering Desmond E Rundle (Ashford Tower Captain 1964 - 1971), instigator of the restoration of the tower and bells and the augmentation to ten in 1970.