[Bell Historians] Re: half-pull ringing

Richard Offen richard.offen at H06Jm9zlRuxvyPYwQEyEzbZZQ1a77XOILKekqWJw3Sb39y4B-1UKhe_N7Z4VBC4TzY_tguCtlnPYrfeyRyLn1Pw.yahoo.invalid
Wed Nov 21 14:38:33 GMT 2007

No, because the bells in 4ths and 5ths dodge.


-----Original Message-----
From: ted.steele at KoxBq1bQTVySGOKzKg40XRQbY_ojh_TLapRs6QbfQsNWukQXPax-iSjadmVXC-gJx6zTjyOqVOW_0dXghw.yahoo.invalid [mailto:ted.steele at KoxBq1bQTVySGOKzKg40XRQbY_ojh_TLapRs6QbfQsNWukQXPax-iSjadmVXC-gJx6zTjyOqVOW_0dXghw.yahoo.invalid] 
Sent: Wednesday, 21 November 2007 11:33 PM
To: bellhistorians at yahoogroups.com
Cc: Richard Offen
Subject: Re: [Bell Historians] Re: half-pull ringing

---- Richard Offen <richard.offen at wXJjKkTV_COb8LecVjjeB0nj9YUsAUzrBK71Jbp8qO96VyMzPHw9osc4CVpb559VkcIY82ZrZh4FGBGWHFdZnbNo.yahoo.invalid> wrote: 
> --- In bellhistorians at yahoogroups.com, "John Cummins" <murbah at ...> 
> wrote:
> >
> > I can remember ringing Double Stedman Doubles many years ago where 
> every single place was rung twice and every double place was rung four 
> times.  Half turns were whole pulls and whole turns comprised four 
> blows at lead, two blows in seconds place and then another four blows 
> at lead.  In hunting in and out every place was a whole pull and of 
> course double up for everything in 5ths.  John Cummins
> >
> That's called Orpheus Doubles and is rung quite regularly in the UK - 
> I've even rung a quarter peal of it!
> R

Unless I'm missing something is this not just a roundabout way of saying
it's rung in whole pulls?



More information about the Bell-historians mailing list