Re (3): [Bell Historians] Bootle (Everton) and Fenham

Michael Wilby michael at i...
Thu Sep 30 15:00:59 BST 2004

> It is equally as much of a nonsense to decribe a ring as being 
in 'X' 
> International Pitch when they are half a semitone flat or sharp of 
> that note. The obvious thing would be to dispense with the 
> references to pitch in Dove and other publications altogether, but 
> the record gathering anoraks would hate that!

"Accurate" weights are usually recorded to the nearest lb, so why not 
record pitch to the nearest semitone? That's the "obvious" thing to 
do, surely..?


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