On This Day - 20 June

At one time The Ringing World had a feature called On This Day where notable events from the past were listed. Unfortunately, the events weren't related to ringing. This web page is a ringing version of On This Day.


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Bill Butler has agreed to supply his collection of events that happened on this day. These complement the automated extracts from PealBase.

Bill Butler's Events for 20th June

YearEventReference
1756A peal of Garthings Trebles was rung at St Peter-at-Arches, Lincoln. The church no longer exists. The peal was John Garthon's composition of Grandsire Triples, first rung at Norwich. The conductor was John Forster, who had kept the Eight Bells at Norwich and who had rung with Garthon in his younger days. Foster also rang a peal at Coddenham. See September 10 1741.nv
1926A “Frederick” peal of Grandsire Triples was rung at Rolvenden, Kent, conducted by F S Macey and claimed as the first by a band all with that name. This claim was later withdrawn. See October 17, 1903. The entire band was resident in the Weald of Kent.NP
1981The Society of Change Ringers for the Archdeaconry of Stafford changed its name to The Lichfield Archdeaconry Society because the Stafford Archdeaconry reorganised its boundaries.nv
2009The first tower-bell peal for the Central European Association of Change Ringers was one of Cambridge Surprise Major, conducted by E R Trumpler. It was rung at Dordrecht, in the Netherlands by a band all resident on Continental Europe.RW2009/675

Birthdays for 20th June

1867Edward S Ruck born
1902Geoffrey W Taysom born
1923Leonard Luck born
1930Alex C Scott born

First pealers for 20th June

1931First peal rung by Leslie G Watkins. Recorded peal total is 2.
1938First peal rung by Thomas Cullingworth. Recorded peal total is 2335.
1931First peal rung by Thomas W Kimber. Recorded peal total is 44.
1947First peal rung by Robert Jenkins. Recorded peal total is 3.
1947First peal rung by Philip Powles. Recorded peal total is 5.
1949First peal rung by M Angela Carter. Recorded peal total is 30.
1953First peal rung by Ruby Langlands. Recorded peal total is 1.
1958First peal rung by Robin Copnall. Recorded peal total is 1.
1958First peal rung by Philip A Hardwicke. Recorded peal total is 1.
1959First peal rung by Anthony J Carter. Recorded peal total is 5.
1959First peal rung by Michael [Danehill] Probert. Recorded peal total is 1.
1959First peal rung by Alan G Kent. Recorded peal total is 38.
1954First peal rung by Charles Pound. Recorded peal total is 4.
1962First peal rung by Brian Horrell. Recorded peal total is 35.
1964First peal rung by Gillian A Richards. Recorded peal total is 10.
1964First peal rung by William [Askerwell] Lewis. Recorded peal total is 1.
1964First peal rung by John [Askerswell] Mead. Recorded peal total is 2.
1964First peal rung by Gillian Pritchett. Recorded peal total is 1.
1959First peal rung by Clare Higby. Recorded peal total is 72.
1967First peal rung by Brian J [Findon] Read. Recorded peal total is 41.
1968First peal rung by David A Adams. Recorded peal total is 1.
1968First peal rung by Jeremy D Cheesman. Recorded peal total is 61.
1970First peal rung by Clive W [Hedon] Temperton. Recorded peal total is 1.
1970First peal rung by Edward Willitt. Recorded peal total is 1.
1970First peal rung by Andrea Crabtree. Recorded peal total is 7.
1973First peal rung by J Arthur Izard. Recorded peal total is 2.
1967First peal rung by Judith A Bagshaw. Recorded peal total is 29.
1959First peal rung by Arthur F Halling. Recorded peal total is 15.
1974First peal rung by Andrew Rawson. Recorded peal total is 140.
1977First peal rung by Graham Parry. Recorded peal total is 2.
1980First peal rung by George R Fograscher. Recorded peal total is 18.
1981First peal rung by Michael J Strutt. Recorded peal total is 2.
1981First peal rung by Peter S Oldfield. Recorded peal total is 36.
1981First peal rung by David M Webb. Recorded peal total is 130.
1981First peal rung by Kathleen M Drabble. Recorded peal total is 1.
1981First peal rung by N Bryce Kearey. Recorded peal total is 1.
1981First peal rung by Judith A Middleton. Recorded peal total is 2.
1978First peal rung by Judith L Frye. Recorded peal total is 51.
1978First peal rung by Helen J Audley. Recorded peal total is 103.
1980First peal rung by Janet Haseldine. Recorded peal total is 4.
1983First peal rung by Neil Rothwell. Recorded peal total is 1.
1983First peal rung by Brian [Aughton] Seddon. Recorded peal total is 1.
1983First peal rung by Stephen Willetts. Recorded peal total is 1.
1987First peal rung by Simon J Gordon. Recorded peal total is 30.
1987First peal rung by Brian J McKeown. Recorded peal total is 1.
1991First peal rung by John A Williams. Recorded peal total is 9.
1992First peal rung by Frances A Chapman. Recorded peal total is 2.
1992First peal rung by William J Sabin. Recorded peal total is 4.
1987First peal rung by Anne E Aitken. Recorded peal total is 6.
1996First peal rung by Stephen Newell. Recorded peal total is 1.
1998First peal rung by Terence McDermott. Recorded peal total is 1.
1998First peal rung by Pandy Pearce. Recorded peal total is 9.
2002First peal rung by David J Hills. Recorded peal total is 5.
2003First peal rung by Sadie J Harrison. Recorded peal total is 2.
2004First peal rung by Richard J Wicks. Recorded peal total is 3.
1987First peal rung by Pamela M White. Recorded peal total is 50.
2006First peal rung by Sarah M Garlick. Recorded peal total is 8.
1989First peal rung by Laura H Leyland. Recorded peal total is 58.
2008First peal rung by Tricia West. Recorded peal total is 1.
2009First peal rung by Adam A Brady. Recorded peal total is 240.
2009First peal rung by Daniel W Brady. Recorded peal total is 28.
1972First peal rung by Alice Behnegar. Recorded peal total is 117.
2015First peal rung by Paul G Bastow. Recorded peal total is 1.
2015First peal rung by Tina D Bastow. Recorded peal total is 1.
2015First peal rung by Phil Charlston. Recorded peal total is 1.
2015First peal rung by Michael D Jenkins. Recorded peal total is 3.
2015First peal rung by Richard Picker. Recorded peal total is 2.
2015First peal rung by Paul Tyson. Recorded peal total is 1.
2015First peal rung by Sally C Jenkins. Recorded peal total is 3.

First peals in towers for 20th June

1756First peal on the bells at Lincoln, St Peter at Arches, Lincolnshire. Recorded peal total is 57.
1887First peal on the bells at Bacup, St Saviour, Lancashire. Recorded peal total is 88.
1890First peal on the bells at Frome, St John the Baptist, Somerset. Recorded peal total is 104.
1892First peal on the bells at Barrow Gurney, Blessed Virgin Mary & S Edward King & Martyr, Somerset. Recorded peal total is 741.
1896First peal on the bells at Barton under Needwood, St James, Staffordshire. Recorded peal total is 44.
1908First peal on the bells at Haughton, St Giles, Staffordshire. Recorded peal total is 12.
1914First peal on the bells at Amersham, St Mary the Virgin, Buckinghamshire. Recorded peal total is 451.
1925First peal on the bells at Tysoe, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Warwickshire. Recorded peal total is 9.
1931First peal on the bells at Landulph, SS Leonard & Dilpe, Cornwall. Recorded peal total is 20.
1931First peal on the bells at Thorner, St Peter, Yorkshire. Recorded peal total is 31.
1935First peal on the bells at Piddington, St John the Baptist, Northamptonshire. Recorded peal total is 31.
1964First peal on the bells at Harkstead, St Mary, Suffolk. Recorded peal total is 27.
1983First peal on the bells at Rempstone, All Saints, Nottinghamshire. Recorded peal total is 18.

First peals in method for 20th June

1756First tower bell peal of Garthon's Triples. Recorded peal total is 1.
1951First tower bell peal of Brereton Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 13.
1962First tower bell peal of Hersham Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 9.
1963First tower bell peal of Queensway Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 2.
1977First tower bell peal of Double Entendre Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1.
1980First tower bell peal of Flax Bourton Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 5.
1985First tower bell peal of X Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1.
1986First tower bell peal of Ageratum Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 4.
1987First tower bell peal of Redbridge Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 10.
1992First tower bell peal of Waltham Delight Minor. Recorded peal total is 2.
1992First tower bell peal of Wrington Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1.
1992First tower bell peal of Yarcombe Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 2.
1994First tower bell peal of Xoros Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 7.
1997First tower bell peal of Belfast Little Alliance Major. Recorded peal total is 1.
1998First tower bell peal of Pitman Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 2.
1999First tower bell peal of Upton St Leonards Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3.
2002First tower bell peal of Purple Cyclic Bob Major. Recorded peal total is 1.
2003First tower bell peal of Badby Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 2.
2010First tower bell peal of Erin Septuples. Recorded peal total is 2.
2012First tower bell peal of Clanfield Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 2.