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.

Year | Event | Reference |
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1725 | The Cambridge Youths rang their first peal, 5040 Grandsire Triples. | nv |

1728 | The local company at Great Yarmouth rang its first peal, 5040 Grandsire Triples. | nv |

1763 | Christopher Wells, the man who discovered the internal falseness in Treble Bob, joined the Cumberland Youths. | CuYN |

1767 | The Hertford College Youths, founded two months earlier on September 5, rang their first peal, one of Bob Major. | nv |

1787 | A peal tablet in St Peter's, Sheffield records 6,048 changes of Cambridge Surprise Major in 4 hours and 18 minutes. It claims it as the first peal in the method. However, two others had been rung, both at St Giles-in-the-Fields, London, and all three were false! See January 30, 1780 and February 23, 1783. The first true peal in the method was not rung for nearly a century. See also February 13, 1822, August 18, 1811 and February 11, 1873. | SM90 |

1821 | The first peal of Superlative Surprise Major was rung at St. Peter's Huddersfield, conducted by B. Thackrah. It followed upon a peal of 5040 Treble Bob Triples, making 10,192 changes in 5 hours and 56 minutes. See February 6, 1835. | BN1883/159 |

1980 | Anthony J. Cox rang his 1000th peal at Christchurch, Bristol. He was the seventy-sixth person to achieve this total. It was a peal of 5000 Bristol Surprise Royal composed by himself. | PPR |

1983 | 11,520 Yorkshire Surprise Major was rung in 6 hours and 22 minutes at Hailsham, Sussex, conducted by A. R. Baldock This was a sponsored peal to aid the church extension. | nv |

1892 | First peal rung by Thomas J Elton. Recorded peal total is 244. |

1898 | First peal rung by Joseph [Woodchurch] Hughes. Recorded peal total is 11. |

1898 | First peal rung by George R Newton. Recorded peal total is 609. |

1901 | First peal rung by Ernest Gentry. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1901 | First peal rung by George H Sentance. Recorded peal total is 21. |

1903 | First peal rung by Ralph Chandler. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1903 | First peal rung by Edward [Chiddingstone] Smith. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1904 | First peal rung by Thomas Bloxham. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1904 | First peal rung by William Busley. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1904 | First peal rung by John G Fennell. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1904 | First peal rung by Arthur W Flowers. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1904 | First peal rung by Joseph H W White. Recorded peal total is 231. |

1904 | First peal rung by Ernest Ridgewell. Recorded peal total is 26. |

1904 | First peal rung by John W Button. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1904 | First peal rung by Maurice Stagg. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1904 | First peal rung by George Marriner. Recorded peal total is 274. |

1906 | First peal rung by John [Ross] Hooper. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1908 | First peal rung by William J Finch. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1908 | First peal rung by Edwin Rowbottam. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1908 | First peal rung by Henry Thorley. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1909 | First peal rung by George M Bloxham. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1909 | First peal rung by John W Sweatman. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1910 | First peal rung by Thomas [Wednesbury, Wood Green] Hill. Recorded peal total is 39. |

1910 | First peal rung by Frank W Perrens. Recorded peal total is 654. |

1910 | First peal rung by Frederick Lapthorn. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1910 | First peal rung by Everard S Powell. Recorded peal total is 100. |

1910 | First peal rung by Lionel [Holbeton] Williams. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1910 | First peal rung by W [Bradpole] Bishop. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1910 | First peal rung by F Bugler. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1910 | First peal rung by G Marsh. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1910 | First peal rung by Walter S B Northover. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1910 | First peal rung by John Zealley. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1910 | First peal rung by Arthur Newsome. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1910 | First peal rung by Albert E York. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1910 | First peal rung by Benjamin York. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1912 | First peal rung by Frederick A Barker. Recorded peal total is 63. |

1912 | First peal rung by Fred S Tubb. Recorded peal total is 12. |

1912 | First peal rung by George [Finchley] Webb. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1912 | First peal rung by Leonard A Pye. Recorded peal total is 13. |

1912 | First peal rung by William A Pye. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1912 | First peal rung by Frederick W Stone. Recorded peal total is 34. |

1912 | First peal rung by Ernest A Knight. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1912 | First peal rung by Edmund Mounter. Recorded peal total is 85. |

1912 | First peal rung by Robert G Winzar. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1913 | First peal rung by Charles W Newton. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1921 | First peal rung by George A Pickering. Recorded peal total is 31. |

1921 | First peal rung by John F Atkins. Recorded peal total is 12. |

1921 | First peal rung by Richard Russell. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1921 | First peal rung by Charles H Simkiss. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1921 | First peal rung by C Howard Stanley. Recorded peal total is 82. |

1921 | First peal rung by Charles H Kippin. Recorded peal total is 644. |

1921 | First peal rung by Winifred F M King. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1921 | First peal rung by Walter Fountain. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1921 | First peal rung by William J Houghton. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1921 | First peal rung by Percy Lakin. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1921 | First peal rung by Samuel Woods. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1923 | First peal rung by Miss F Rowe. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1923 | First peal rung by Sidney [Devizes] Smith. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1923 | First peal rung by Leonard Swift. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1923 | First peal rung by William A Swift. Recorded peal total is 29. |

1910 | First peal rung by Thomas [Wood Green] Hill_sen. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1927 | First peal rung by Herman Nelson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1927 | First peal rung by Joseph Crisell. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1931 | First peal rung by John R [Oxford] Harris. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1931 | First peal rung by Edward Rochester. Recorded peal total is 34. |

1931 | First peal rung by Sydney J Humphrey. Recorded peal total is 16. |

1931 | First peal rung by Arthur H Fox. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1932 | First peal rung by Samuel S Vince. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1932 | First peal rung by Ernest Bates. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1932 | First peal rung by Herbert Garratt. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1932 | First peal rung by F George Bailey. Recorded peal total is 64. |

1932 | First peal rung by Douglas R Whalley. Recorded peal total is 20. |

1932 | First peal rung by Sydney Cooper. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1932 | First peal rung by John Smithson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1932 | First peal rung by Charles W Munday. Recorded peal total is 154. |

1932 | First peal rung by Stanley Martin. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1932 | First peal rung by Frank Surridge. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1936 | First peal rung by Bert Sheldon. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1936 | First peal rung by Walter L Prosser. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1937 | First peal rung by R Hatwell. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1937 | First peal rung by George H Putt. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1938 | First peal rung by Albert [Salehurst] Smith. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1938 | First peal rung by Fred Horsfield. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1938 | First peal rung by William A [West Bromwich] Partridge. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1938 | First peal rung by Frank E Buggins. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1938 | First peal rung by James Buggins. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1938 | First peal rung by Albert H Hoare. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1938 | First peal rung by Horace W Morris. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1938 | First peal rung by Thomas Portlock. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1938 | First peal rung by C Arthur Day. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1938 | First peal rung by Leonard H Hart. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1938 | First peal rung by Harry Stringer. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1938 | First peal rung by Ivor Harris. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1938 | First peal rung by Frank E Perry. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1944 | First peal rung by Ronald [Ashbrittle] Alderman. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1944 | First peal rung by R John Kelland. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1944 | First peal rung by John F Benning. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1947 | First peal rung by William Bean. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1947 | First peal rung by Roy Egerton. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1947 | First peal rung by Wilfred D Mann. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1947 | First peal rung by Harold S Peacock. Recorded peal total is 268. |

1947 | First peal rung by Cyril J Young. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1948 | First peal rung by John Coveney. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1948 | First peal rung by Dennis Looker. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1948 | First peal rung by Harold Brough. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1948 | First peal rung by Cedric Gurmin. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1948 | First peal rung by Leslie Preece. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1949 | First peal rung by Colin Hall. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1949 | First peal rung by Herbert Needham. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1949 | First peal rung by Ronald C Christopher. Recorded peal total is 77. |

1949 | First peal rung by A John Hill. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1949 | First peal rung by Dorothy J Clarke. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1949 | First peal rung by Beatrice Brierley. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1949 | First peal rung by Stewart J Robinson. Recorded peal total is 11. |

1949 | First peal rung by William J [Chigwell Row] Carter. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1949 | First peal rung by Hildegard I G Bird. Recorded peal total is 36. |

1949 | First peal rung by Frank J Matthews. Recorded peal total is 291. |

1952 | First peal rung by Margaret Arthur. Recorded peal total is 19. |

1952 | First peal rung by Margaret A Softley. Recorded peal total is 36. |

1955 | First peal rung by Joseph W Elmitt. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1955 | First peal rung by G Christopher Durham. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1955 | First peal rung by Philip J Westwood. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1955 | First peal rung by Jill G Draper. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1955 | First peal rung by Brian R Manning. Recorded peal total is 24. |

1955 | First peal rung by Terence T Jones. Recorded peal total is 145. |

1955 | First peal rung by John F Sims. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1955 | First peal rung by Kenneth D Small. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1955 | First peal rung by Kenneth Harrison. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1955 | First peal rung by Stuart Hawksworth. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1955 | First peal rung by Harry Lumb. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1955 | First peal rung by Edgar Wilde. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1959 | First peal rung by James A Howes. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1960 | First peal rung by Ronald Millington. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1960 | First peal rung by Keith Wallis. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1960 | First peal rung by Jeremy P Brandon. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1960 | First peal rung by M Alec Beaumont. Recorded peal total is 172. |

1960 | First peal rung by Andrew [Wentworth] King. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1960 | First peal rung by Edwin P King. Recorded peal total is 30. |

1966 | First peal rung by Helen F Baverstock. Recorded peal total is 86. |

1966 | First peal rung by Peter J Kingscote. Recorded peal total is 30. |

1966 | First peal rung by John Milton. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1966 | First peal rung by Brian Maudsley. Recorded peal total is 34. |

1966 | First peal rung by Sarah E Newby. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1966 | First peal rung by Heather L Jones. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1966 | First peal rung by David W Brooks. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1966 | First peal rung by Brian G C Clampin. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1966 | First peal rung by Barry S Haywood. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1966 | First peal rung by Beryl M Shuttleworth. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1967 | First peal rung by Andrew J Hatcher. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1967 | First peal rung by Patricia A Searle. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1969 | First peal rung by Richard Gray. Recorded peal total is 57. |

1971 | First peal rung by Michael J [Swindon] Hayward. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1971 | First peal rung by Joseph St J Beaumont. Recorded peal total is 1748. |

1971 | First peal rung by Ann K Osborne. Recorded peal total is 39. |

1974 | First peal rung by Karen Brooks. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1974 | First peal rung by Margaret Walsh. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1977 | First peal rung by Richard Berthelsdorf. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1977 | First peal rung by Liz Deley. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1977 | First peal rung by Bill Parkin. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1977 | First peal rung by Robert [West Deeping] Hallam. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1977 | First peal rung by Michael J P Franklin. Recorded peal total is 16. |

1977 | First peal rung by Martyn J Turner. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1977 | First peal rung by Jacqueline A Feather. Recorded peal total is 17. |

1977 | First peal rung by Ernest A Kellett. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1977 | First peal rung by Valerie E Kellett. Recorded peal total is 13. |

1980 | First peal rung by John E G Thomas. Recorded peal total is 13. |

1981 | First peal rung by Ian M Gardiner. Recorded peal total is 96. |

1983 | First peal rung by Jill Townsend. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1983 | First peal rung by Peter E J Saddleton. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1983 | First peal rung by Ann Fullard. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1983 | First peal rung by Jayne E Hancocks. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1983 | First peal rung by Jean M Pryke. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1983 | First peal rung by Peter A G Pryke. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1983 | First peal rung by P Andrew Montgomery. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1983 | First peal rung by Judith M Passant. Recorded peal total is 36. |

1983 | First peal rung by Mark Vincent. Recorded peal total is 50. |

1983 | First peal rung by Gordon Di Domenico. Recorded peal total is 139. |

1983 | First peal rung by Graham Dugan. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1983 | First peal rung by Kate Pemberton. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1983 | First peal rung by Julian H W West. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1988 | First peal rung by Peter G Coomer. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1988 | First peal rung by John L Sewart. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1988 | First peal rung by Giles R Blundell. Recorded peal total is 40. |

1988 | First peal rung by Lloyd S Cartwright. Recorded peal total is 925. |

1988 | First peal rung by Christopher Bevan. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1988 | First peal rung by David P Coward. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1988 | First peal rung by Marion A Coward. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1988 | First peal rung by Graham D Harper. Recorded peal total is 24. |

1988 | First peal rung by Barry Allenby. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1988 | First peal rung by Barbara Chiplen. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1988 | First peal rung by Michael J Dillistone. Recorded peal total is 20. |

1988 | First peal rung by Gerald Rawle. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1988 | First peal rung by Caitlin A Meyer. Recorded peal total is 18. |

1988 | First peal rung by Christopher P Darvill. Recorded peal total is 33. |

1988 | First peal rung by Ronald E Miers. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1988 | First peal rung by Dorothy M Winup. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1989 | First peal rung by Eric M Brown. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1990 | First peal rung by Ruth M A Beck. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1990 | First peal rung by Kath M Day. Recorded peal total is 11. |

1990 | First peal rung by Robin D Stainton. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1990 | First peal rung by Andrew D Yardley. Recorded peal total is 242. |

1994 | First peal rung by Natalie J Williams. Recorded peal total is 12. |

1994 | First peal rung by Elizabeth A Allen. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1994 | First peal rung by Rachel M Allen. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1995 | First peal rung by Benjamin S Boss. Recorded peal total is 2. |

2005 | First peal rung by Jonathan P Goodchild. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2005 | First peal rung by Phil Willis. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2005 | First peal rung by Ben Hockenhull. Recorded peal total is 48. |

2015 | First peal rung by Matthew P Rolph. Recorded peal total is 4. |

2016 | First peal rung by William A G Stafford. Recorded peal total is 54. |

2016 | First peal rung by Zoe Gibson. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1725 | First peal on the bells at Cambridge, Great S Mary, Cambridgeshire. Recorded peal total is 327. |

1728 | First peal on the bells at Great Yarmouth, St Nicholas, Norfolk. Recorded peal total is 266. |

1784 | First peal on the bells at Northampton, All Saints, Northamptonshire. Recorded peal total is 61. |

1819 | First peal on the bells at March, St Wendreda, Cambridgeshire. Recorded peal total is 18. |

1838 | First peal on the bells at Blackburn, St Mary the Virgin, Lancashire. Recorded peal total is 522. |

1895 | First peal on the bells at Finedon, St Mary the Virgin, Northamptonshire. Recorded peal total is 145. |

1895 | First peal on the bells at Kingsley, St Werburgh, Staffordshire. Recorded peal total is 38. |

1898 | First peal on the bells at Harrold, St Peter, Bedfordshire. Recorded peal total is 86. |

1898 | First peal on the bells at Merthyr Tydfil, St Tydfil, Glamorgan. Recorded peal total is 33. |

1898 | First peal on the bells at Woodchurch, Holy Cross, Cheshire. Recorded peal total is 111. |

1904 | First peal on the bells at Stoke, Coventry, St Michael, Warwickshire. Recorded peal total is 130. |

1910 | First peal on the bells at Assington, St Edmund King & Martyr, Suffolk. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1910 | First peal on the bells at Cutcombe, St John the Evangelist, Somerset. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1910 | First peal on the bells at Holbeton, All Saints, Devon. Recorded peal total is 18. |

1910 | First peal on the bells at Powick, St Peter, Worcestershire. Recorded peal total is 42. |

1910 | First peal on the bells at Whitworth, St Bartholomew, Lancashire. Recorded peal total is 71. |

1921 | First peal on the bells at Llanfeugan, St Meugan, Brecknockshire. Recorded peal total is 238. |

1927 | First peal on the bells at Gamston, St Peter, Nottinghamshire. Recorded peal total is 230. |

1938 | First peal on the bells at Goodnestone, Holy Cross, Kent. Recorded peal total is 14. |

1949 | First peal on the bells at Bodicote, St John the Baptist, Oxfordshire. Recorded peal total is 44. |

1949 | First peal on the bells at Buckland St Mary, Blessed Virgin Mary, Somerset. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1949 | First peal on the bells at St Wenn, St Wenna, Cornwall. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1826 | First tower bell peal of New Treble Bob Caters. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1843 | First tower bell peal of Kent Treble Bob Triples. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1930 | First tower bell peal of Surrey Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1938 | First tower bell peal of Verulam Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1949 | First tower bell peal of Deva Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 29. |

1952 | First tower bell peal of Westminster Surprise Minor. Recorded peal total is 34. |

1955 | First tower bell peal of Canterbury Bob Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1960 | First tower bell peal of St Leonard Bob Major. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1966 | First tower bell peal of Richmond Bob Royal. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1970 | First tower bell peal of Cheapside Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1975 | First tower bell peal of Westminster Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1977 | First tower bell peal of Eykyn Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1977 | First tower bell peal of Morland Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1979 | First tower bell peal of Denmark Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1980 | First tower bell peal of Wheathampstead Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1983 | First tower bell peal of Augusta Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1983 | First tower bell peal of Fiskerton Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1986 | First tower bell peal of Unnilhexium Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1987 | First tower bell peal of Quirigua Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1988 | First tower bell peal of Ocrinum Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1990 | First tower bell peal of Ecuador Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1994 | First tower bell peal of Coganges Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1994 | First tower bell peal of Penultimus Little Place Maximus. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1994 | First tower bell peal of Winhill Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1995 | First tower bell peal of Jacksdale Doubles. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1996 | First tower bell peal of Northfield Alliance Major. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1997 | First tower bell peal of Fire Opal Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1999 | First tower bell peal of Gwynedd Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1999 | First tower bell peal of Halloween Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2001 | First tower bell peal of Stateline Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 2. |

2001 | First tower bell peal of Verdley Castle Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2002 | First tower bell peal of Guiana Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2013 | First tower bell peal of Queen Camel Alliance Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |