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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1773 | A band from the local area rang 13,440 changes of Plain Bob Major at Leeds, Kent in 7 hours and 36 minutes. | nv |

1888 | Members of the Oxford Diocesan Guild rang 12,041 Stedman Caters at Appleton, Berks in 7 hours and 26 minutes. James W Washbrook composed the peal and conducted it from the 9th. It was the longest length in the method at the time, but the record only stood for two months. See December 8,1883 and May 21, 1888. | BN1888/606 |

1944 | The Oxford University Society rang the first peal of spliced Plain Bob and Kent Treble Bob Major on handbells at Oxford. | nv |

1963 | The church of St Mary, Eastwood was gutted by fire, although the eight bells were saved. | nv |

1903 | Alderman G Ling born |

1908 | William T [Taunton] Clark born |

1911 | Charles E G Banham born |

1914 | J Dennis Holden born |

1914 | Edric J Franklin born |

1919 | Frederick W Lawson born |

1920 | Frank [Appleton] White born |

1924 | Albert H Wiseman born |

1934 | Colin A Johnson born |

1934 | Geoffrey R Parker born |

1941 | Clare Higby born |

1962 | Neil A McPherson born |

1898 | First peal rung by Alfred Potter_sen. Recorded peal total is 49. |

1907 | First peal rung by F Elles. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1907 | First peal rung by William Farral. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1907 | First peal rung by James [Port Sunlight] Orme. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1907 | First peal rung by R Pearl. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1907 | First peal rung by F Small. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1907 | First peal rung by W Toft. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1910 | First peal rung by Frederick C Hicks. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1910 | First peal rung by Charles Mungeam. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1910 | First peal rung by Charles E J Norris. Recorded peal total is 185. |

1910 | First peal rung by George W Riordan. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1910 | First peal rung by Stanley J T Shellock. Recorded peal total is 52. |

1910 | First peal rung by Albert C Springate. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1912 | First peal rung by George E Lawrence. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1921 | First peal rung by Harry [Rolvenden] Parkes. Recorded peal total is 502. |

1921 | First peal rung by John Stanford. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1921 | First peal rung by John Scarratt. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1921 | First peal rung by George Cherry. Recorded peal total is 59. |

1921 | First peal rung by James A Milner. Recorded peal total is 348. |

1922 | First peal rung by Bertram Proctor. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1925 | First peal rung by Stanley W Hasnip. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1927 | First peal rung by George Hain. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1927 | First peal rung by Philip J Hitchens. Recorded peal total is 16. |

1927 | First peal rung by Bertie Pascoe. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1927 | First peal rung by Arthur S Roberts. Recorded peal total is 421. |

1927 | First peal rung by William H Southeard. Recorded peal total is 26. |

1927 | First peal rung by William T Teague. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1927 | First peal rung by Thomas R Sharman. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1928 | First peal rung by Alfred Hobbis. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1928 | First peal rung by Fred Hobbis. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1928 | First peal rung by Alex Howe. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1928 | First peal rung by Cyril Tudor. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1928 | First peal rung by H James Turner. Recorded peal total is 180. |

1930 | First peal rung by Leonard C Offord. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1932 | First peal rung by Frederick W Hall. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1932 | First peal rung by F Bernard Martin. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1932 | First peal rung by Richard E G Luton. Recorded peal total is 16. |

1932 | First peal rung by Harry Nagington. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1932 | First peal rung by Hazel Hodgson. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1932 | First peal rung by James [Batley] Hodgson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1932 | First peal rung by Gilbert Jones. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1932 | First peal rung by Milton Ackroyd. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1932 | First peal rung by Robert Hides. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1932 | First peal rung by Allan Lord. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1932 | First peal rung by Harry Lord. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1932 | First peal rung by Cecil Rothwell. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1932 | First peal rung by Margaret Pack. Recorded peal total is 24. |

1936 | First peal rung by Alan J Brown. Recorded peal total is 350. |

1936 | First peal rung by Herbert McKinnell. Recorded peal total is 23. |

1936 | First peal rung by Frank L Start. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1938 | First peal rung by Peter J H Small. Recorded peal total is 12. |

1938 | First peal rung by Edward J Boffey. Recorded peal total is 53. |

1938 | First peal rung by Thomas W Lamb. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1938 | First peal rung by Robert H Robinson. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1938 | First peal rung by Harold J B Jaine. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1938 | First peal rung by William E Mountford. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1938 | First peal rung by James Holloway. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1938 | First peal rung by Hubert Bassett. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1938 | First peal rung by Leonard Bills. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1943 | First peal rung by Derek P Jones. Recorded peal total is 1003. |

1949 | First peal rung by Douglas Wray. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1949 | First peal rung by A Pamela Warren. Recorded peal total is 17. |

1949 | First peal rung by Raymond G Bywaters. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1950 | First peal rung by Thomas Skerratt. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1950 | First peal rung by Frederic Windsor. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1955 | First peal rung by Sheila M Schofield. Recorded peal total is 29. |

1955 | First peal rung by Douglas Rucklidge. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1955 | First peal rung by Alan Thornton. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1955 | First peal rung by Ronald Daniels. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1960 | First peal rung by Anthony K Fortin. Recorded peal total is 265. |

1960 | First peal rung by Mary F Carr. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1960 | First peal rung by Jennifer Tomkinson. Recorded peal total is 139. |

1960 | First peal rung by Quinton Burslem. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1960 | First peal rung by Sona G Feakin. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1960 | First peal rung by Colin Borman. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1960 | First peal rung by James N Thorp. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1961 | First peal rung by W Richard Roberts. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1965 | First peal rung by James H Pannett. Recorded peal total is 38. |

1966 | First peal rung by Roger FitzGeorge. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1966 | First peal rung by Cedric Royle. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1966 | First peal rung by Raymond S Gaylor. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1966 | First peal rung by Valerie A [Cheddington] Hall. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1966 | First peal rung by Edward W Houghton. Recorded peal total is 185. |

1966 | First peal rung by James Burton. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1966 | First peal rung by Pauline Kent. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1966 | First peal rung by Mabel E Lovett. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1966 | First peal rung by Peter Williamson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1966 | First peal rung by Heather M Semken. Recorded peal total is 58. |

1966 | First peal rung by Roy [Ardleigh] Stephenson. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1966 | First peal rung by David W Grimwood. Recorded peal total is 1080. |

1966 | First peal rung by John B Keeler. Recorded peal total is 2968. |

1966 | First peal rung by Dawn V A Offen. Recorded peal total is 104. |

1966 | First peal rung by Philip G Chambers. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1966 | First peal rung by Paul [Thurcaston] Smith. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1970 | First peal rung by Jennifer A Orchard. Recorded peal total is 112. |

1977 | First peal rung by Steven J Field. Recorded peal total is 94. |

1977 | First peal rung by Caroline Daniels. Recorded peal total is 35. |

1977 | First peal rung by Michael J Kirby. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1977 | First peal rung by Timothy D Wainwright. Recorded peal total is 12. |

1980 | First peal rung by Angela Beardow. Recorded peal total is 901. |

1980 | First peal rung by Andrew J Heading. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1980 | First peal rung by James Heading. Recorded peal total is 186. |

1982 | First peal rung by Mark L Temple. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1983 | First peal rung by Paul V M Parkes. Recorded peal total is 25. |

1983 | First peal rung by Valerie A Trinkwon. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1983 | First peal rung by James R [Brighton] Simpson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1983 | First peal rung by J Michael Sowden. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1988 | First peal rung by Rosemary Baker. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1988 | First peal rung by Selena A Willis. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1988 | First peal rung by Daryn Jones. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1988 | First peal rung by Philip J Roberts. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1988 | First peal rung by Mark J Harris. Recorded peal total is 1. |

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

1988 | First peal rung by Anne E Oke. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1989 | First peal rung by Rebecca L E Grewcock. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1989 | First peal rung by Sean W Hamilton. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1992 | First peal rung by Claire L Williams. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1994 | First peal rung by Thomas E Hinton. Recorded peal total is 67. |

1994 | First peal rung by John R Dodd. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1994 | First peal rung by Laurence Ashworth. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1994 | First peal rung by Anthony James. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1994 | First peal rung by Robert [Studley] Young. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1994 | First peal rung by Rachel C Billinge. Recorded peal total is 96. |

1994 | First peal rung by Timothy I Briggs. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1994 | First peal rung by Adam J Beaumont. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1994 | First peal rung by Sally M Thomas. Recorded peal total is 18. |

1994 | First peal rung by Sarah E Lupton. Recorded peal total is 27. |

1994 | First peal rung by Debbie J Turner. Recorded peal total is 115. |

1995 | First peal rung by Albert H Wiseman. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1995 | First peal rung by Lawrence Bruce. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1999 | First peal rung by Robert S Austin. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1999 | First peal rung by Richard Bimson. Recorded peal total is 60. |

2000 | First peal rung by Roger M Smith. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2004 | First peal rung by Abby L Antrobus. Recorded peal total is 49. |

2004 | First peal rung by Megan L Gooch. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2005 | First peal rung by Roger Thomas. Recorded peal total is 2. |

2006 | First peal rung by David N Kelly. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2007 | First peal rung by Susi Collins Howgill. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2016 | First peal rung by Terri Arman. Recorded peal total is 2. |

2016 | First peal rung by Gillian H Greef. Recorded peal total is 4. |

2017 | First peal rung by Jennifer A Graham. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1779 | First peal on the bells at Bury St Edmunds, St Mary, Suffolk. Recorded peal total is 25. |

1855 | First peal on the bells at Appleton, St Laurence, Berkshire. Recorded peal total is 521. |

1892 | First peal on the bells at Clifton, SS Philip & James, Yorkshire. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1892 | First peal on the bells at East Ardsley, St Michael, Yorkshire. Recorded peal total is 25. |

1898 | First peal on the bells at Childs Wickham, St Mary the Virgin, Worcestershire. Recorded peal total is 25. |

1898 | First peal on the bells at Eccleston, St Helens, St Thomas, Lancashire. Recorded peal total is 14. |

1938 | First peal on the bells at Goodworth Clatford, St Peter, Hampshire. Recorded peal total is 53. |

1955 | First peal on the bells at Brightwell Baldwin, St Bartholomew, Oxfordshire. Recorded peal total is 16. |

1955 | First peal on the bells at Georgeham, St George, Devon. Recorded peal total is 18. |

1960 | First peal on the bells at Coryton, St Andrew, Devon. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1960 | First peal on the bells at Dinton, SS Peter & Paul, Buckinghamshire. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1971 | First peal on the bells at Gussage All Saints, All Saints, Dorset. Recorded peal total is 3. |

2015 | First peal on the bells at Gorran, St Goranus (10), Cornwall. Recorded peal total is 11. |

1927 | First tower bell peal of London Bob Triples. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1932 | First tower bell peal of Warwickshire Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 143. |

1955 | First tower bell peal of Burnaby Delight Minor. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1955 | First tower bell peal of Feering Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 18. |

1959 | First tower bell peal of Cardiff Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 12. |

1960 | First tower bell peal of Blunsdon Surprise Minor. Recorded peal total is 3. |

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

1960 | First tower bell peal of Unstone Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1977 | First tower bell peal of Ickford Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1977 | First tower bell peal of Kenilworth Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 6. |

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

1983 | First tower bell peal of Arlesey Bob Minor. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1983 | First tower bell peal of Kimpton Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1983 | First tower bell peal of Maidford Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1985 | First tower bell peal of Elcombe Surprise Maximus. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1987 | First tower bell peal of Luigi Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1988 | First tower bell peal of Daneholme Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

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

1990 | First tower bell peal of Sipora Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1992 | First tower bell peal of Orion Maximus. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1994 | First tower bell peal of Maeatae Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1996 | First tower bell peal of Hathern Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1997 | First tower bell peal of Ramleaze Surprise Maximus. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1998 | First tower bell peal of Impney Hall Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 7. |

2001 | First tower bell peal of Annie's Fancy Hybrid Minor. Recorded peal total is 1. |

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

2001 | First tower bell peal of Fulford Surprise Maximus. Recorded peal total is 1. |

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

2001 | First tower bell peal of Saiph Surprise Maximus. Recorded peal total is 3. |

2002 | First tower bell peal of Burcroft Delight Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2008 | First tower bell peal of Orsett Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 2. |

2011 | First tower bell peal of Angela Bass Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2011 | First tower bell peal of Northamptonshire Hybrid Minor. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2011 | First tower bell peal of Yapton Marsh Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2014 | First tower bell peal of Monk Bretton Treble Bob Minor. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2015 | First tower bell peal of Earl Of Dunraven Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2015 | First tower bell peal of Kernow Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2016 | First tower bell peal of Mendip Hills Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |