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.

27th Sep | 28th Sep | 29th Sep | 30th Sep | 1st Oct | 2nd Oct |

3rd Oct | |||||

4th Oct | 5th Oct | 6th Oct | 7th Oct | 8th Oct | 9th Oct |

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 |
---|---|---|

1787 | The opening of the recast ring of eight at Halifax. Six bands were invited to ring peals and five were successful. Four rang Triples and only one rang Major: a local critic judged this peal of Treble Bob Major by the Junior Society of College Youths to be the best of the ringing. | nv |

1804 | Paul Revere's bell foundry at Boston was so badly damaged by a gale that he transferred the casting of his bells to his estate at Canton | nv |

1881 | Henry Hubbard died. See August 25, 1807. | nv |

1886 | The ring of six at St. Andrew, Walkerville, Southern Australia, was dedicated. The bells, cast at Whitechapel, arrived only 23 days earlier and, in fact, the three-storied tower's foundation stone was laid only on February 6, 1886! | nv |

1941 | James Hunt died as a result of a car accident. See May 29, 1871. | nv |

1900 | First peal rung by Harry [Tunbridge] Martin. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1888 | First peal rung by James [Collingham] Thompson. Recorded peal total is 13. |

1901 | First peal rung by Walter Hoare. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1909 | First peal rung by E [Garveston] Beckett. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1909 | First peal rung by H Beckett_sen. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1909 | First peal rung by H [Garveston] Holland. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1909 | First peal rung by H Kiddle. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1909 | First peal rung by S Kiddle. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1913 | First peal rung by Richard Forster. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1913 | First peal rung by Albert Ryder. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1913 | First peal rung by Herbert I Mingay. Recorded peal total is 38. |

1913 | First peal rung by Albert Spencer. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1915 | First peal rung by Percy L Harrison. Recorded peal total is 168. |

1915 | First peal rung by Wilfred Lee. Recorded peal total is 25. |

1919 | First peal rung by Frederick S Sanders. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1920 | First peal rung by William Betley. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1920 | First peal rung by William E Ware. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1920 | First peal rung by Amos Smart. Recorded peal total is 144. |

1920 | First peal rung by Thomas Stagg. Recorded peal total is 9. |

1921 | First peal rung by Herbert E Booth. Recorded peal total is 49. |

1921 | First peal rung by Eric [Brewood] Speake. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1921 | First peal rung by Jack Walford. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1921 | First peal rung by Herbert Fowler. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1921 | First peal rung by Milton C Fowler. Recorded peal total is 238. |

1921 | First peal rung by Oliver Greathead. Recorded peal total is 24. |

1921 | First peal rung by Frederick G Lewis. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1921 | First peal rung by Annie E Ebberson. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1926 | First peal rung by Harry Sargeant. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1926 | First peal rung by Walter S Beaumont. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1926 | First peal rung by William C Stockley. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1926 | First peal rung by Percy W Bennett. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1926 | First peal rung by William H Brown. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1926 | First peal rung by Thomas Fowler. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1926 | First peal rung by Henry Kington. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1926 | First peal rung by Harold Robbins. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1926 | First peal rung by Sidney Rosser. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1926 | First peal rung by Victor E Wills. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1928 | First peal rung by Joseph Hodges. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1928 | First peal rung by William Hollman. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1928 | First peal rung by Henry Stanley. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1928 | First peal rung by Herbert Woolley. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1928 | First peal rung by Frederick Woolway. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1928 | First peal rung by Peter [Yardley Hastings] Law. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1930 | First peal rung by Norman Inskip. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1930 | First peal rung by Cyril A Prindiville. Recorded peal total is 30. |

1934 | First peal rung by Miss Rene Redpath. Recorded peal total is 22. |

1936 | First peal rung by Arthur S [Newcastle] Walker. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1937 | First peal rung by Percy H Minton. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1937 | First peal rung by Leslie L Quartermain. Recorded peal total is 12. |

1937 | First peal rung by Ronald Woolmer. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1945 | First peal rung by Joyce Finn. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1945 | First peal rung by George [Scunthorpe] Thompson. Recorded peal total is 11. |

1948 | First peal rung by William Watkinson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1948 | First peal rung by Peter Mouser. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1948 | First peal rung by Stanley Huckle. Recorded peal total is 96. |

1948 | First peal rung by Brian R Sutton. Recorded peal total is 21. |

1948 | First peal rung by Monica A Wood. Recorded peal total is 21. |

1948 | First peal rung by David J R Martin. Recorded peal total is 18. |

1948 | First peal rung by John C Duddington. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1954 | First peal rung by Francis G Henbest. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1954 | First peal rung by Olive M Smith. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1954 | First peal rung by Rosemary V Wall. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1954 | First peal rung by C Bigland. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1954 | First peal rung by John Potts. Recorded peal total is 283. |

1954 | First peal rung by Daphne R Cloke. Recorded peal total is 68. |

1957 | First peal rung by Peter J Perkins. Recorded peal total is 11. |

1959 | First peal rung by Audrey Taylor. Recorded peal total is 11. |

1965 | First peal rung by Hans V Juhkental. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1965 | First peal rung by Donald Buck. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1971 | First peal rung by John W [Hereford] Smith. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1971 | First peal rung by Ian L C Campbell. Recorded peal total is 631. |

1971 | First peal rung by P Wendy Campbell. Recorded peal total is 566. |

1971 | First peal rung by Mervyn J Bewley. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1972 | First peal rung by Veronica A M Downing. Recorded peal total is 20. |

1972 | First peal rung by E Ann Munday. Recorded peal total is 6. |

1974 | First peal rung by Anne Field. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1974 | First peal rung by Toni [Whetstone] Jones. Recorded peal total is 51. |

1976 | First peal rung by Fiona M Hands. Recorded peal total is 16. |

1976 | First peal rung by Barbara Gorse. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1976 | First peal rung by Christine M Hale. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1976 | First peal rung by Julia L Warren. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1976 | First peal rung by Stephanie A Wreford. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1976 | First peal rung by Eric Thornley. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1976 | First peal rung by Peter B Scott. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1976 | First peal rung by Janice Allgrove. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1976 | First peal rung by Andrew Henderson. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1976 | First peal rung by Andrew J Dickinson. Recorded peal total is 267. |

1976 | First peal rung by Mark Osborn. Recorded peal total is 25. |

1977 | First peal rung by Jenny Thornton. Recorded peal total is 93. |

1979 | First peal rung by Philip J Ellis. Recorded peal total is 37. |

1980 | First peal rung by Robert [Catfield] Jarvis. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1981 | First peal rung by Mark A Hamment. Recorded peal total is 8. |

1981 | First peal rung by Helen Godsell. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1981 | First peal rung by Peter Godsell. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1982 | First peal rung by Paul Firmin. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1982 | First peal rung by Michael Sales. Recorded peal total is 13. |

1982 | First peal rung by Alastair V Ramsay. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1982 | First peal rung by Jill R E Ramsay. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1982 | First peal rung by Elizabeth S Sidwell. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1982 | First peal rung by John Rouse. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1982 | First peal rung by David G Hammond. Recorded peal total is 4. |

1982 | First peal rung by Philippa M Whittington. Recorded peal total is 675. |

1985 | First peal rung by Melvin J Howkins. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1985 | First peal rung by V Jane Sims. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1985 | First peal rung by Joanne L White. Recorded peal total is 173. |

1989 | First peal rung by Gillian M Franklin. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1993 | First peal rung by Andrew Hirst. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1993 | First peal rung by Sarah Marklew. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1993 | First peal rung by James A Trewin. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1993 | First peal rung by Stephen W Penney. Recorded peal total is 608. |

1993 | First peal rung by Kate A Butler. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1994 | First peal rung by Dennis W Taylor. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1994 | First peal rung by Johanna C Withams. Recorded peal total is 5. |

1999 | First peal rung by Catherine R Butler. Recorded peal total is 3. |

1999 | First peal rung by Peter N Butler. Recorded peal total is 11. |

1999 | First peal rung by Jennifer E Earis. Recorded peal total is 400. |

1999 | First peal rung by Daniel A Chamings. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1999 | First peal rung by Jonathan C Collett. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1999 | First peal rung by Emily Horler. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2004 | First peal rung by Rhys Prosser. Recorded peal total is 4. |

2004 | First peal rung by Ian Dawson. Recorded peal total is 405. |

2004 | First peal rung by Richard D Barker. Recorded peal total is 9. |

2007 | First peal rung by M Steve Martin. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2010 | First peal rung by Robert Robinson. Recorded peal total is 18. |

2010 | First peal rung by Richard Freemantle. Recorded peal total is 3. |

2011 | First peal rung by Martin S Pearson. Recorded peal total is 6. |

2011 | First peal rung by Jack E Page. Recorded peal total is 1586. |

2015 | First peal rung by Lin Horrocks. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2022 | First peal rung by Steve Vickars. Recorded peal total is 2. |

1901 | First peal on the bells at Launceston, St Mary Magdalene, Cornwall. Recorded peal total is 44. |

1907 | First peal on the bells at Shoreham, SS Peter & Paul, Kent. Recorded peal total is 26. |

1907 | First peal on the bells at St Keverne, St Keverne, Cornwall. Recorded peal total is 55. |

1909 | First peal on the bells at Garveston, St Margaret, Norfolk. Recorded peal total is 21. |

1909 | First peal on the bells at Handley, All Saints, Cheshire. Recorded peal total is 25. |

1920 | First peal on the bells at Northfleet, St Botolph, Kent. Recorded peal total is 119. |

1921 | First peal on the bells at Conisbrough, St Peter, Yorkshire. Recorded peal total is 159. |

1926 | First peal on the bells at Brereton, St Oswald, Cheshire. Recorded peal total is 15. |

1937 | First peal on the bells at Bidford on Avon, St Laurence, Warwickshire. Recorded peal total is 49. |

1937 | First peal on the bells at Poynton, St George, Cheshire. Recorded peal total is 50. |

1951 | First peal on the bells at Great Ponton, Holy Cross, Lincolnshire. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1958 | First tower bell peal of Kerry Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 14. |

1970 | First tower bell peal of Usk Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 14. |

1974 | First tower bell peal of Sapcote Delight Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1976 | First tower bell peal of Mellor Surprise Maximus. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1976 | First tower bell peal of Vale of the White Horse Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 10. |

1985 | First tower bell peal of Aluminium Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 27. |

1987 | First tower bell peal of Neville Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 7. |

1991 | First tower bell peal of Donswin Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1992 | First tower bell peal of Beauvale Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1992 | First tower bell peal of Woodfield Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1993 | First tower bell peal of Annanhill Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1993 | First tower bell peal of Maunsell Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1995 | First tower bell peal of Novecentonovantanove Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1996 | First tower bell peal of Atnax Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1999 | First tower bell peal of Rocyn-Jones Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

1999 | First tower bell peal of Upminster Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 7. |

2004 | First tower bell peal of Genesis Surprise Royal. Recorded peal total is 3. |

2004 | First tower bell peal of Shoesmith Hall Surprise Major. Recorded peal total is 1. |

2005 | First tower bell peal of Clackmannan Surprise Maximus. Recorded peal total is 2. |

2009 | First tower bell peal of East Coast Alliance Major. Recorded peal total is 3. |