[Bell Historians] The 1st 10-Bell Peal
'Richard Offen' email@example.com [bellhistorians]
bellhistorians at yahoogroups.com
Sat Jan 7 11:07:25 GMT 2017
From: bellhistorians at yahoogroups.com [mailto:bellhistorians at yahoogroups.com]
Sent: Friday, 6 January 2017 9:58 PM
To: bellhistorians at yahoogroups.com
Subject: [Bell Historians] The 1st 10-Bell Peal
Next week is the anniversary of the first 10-bell peal, rung at St Bride's
Fleet Street on 11 Jan 1717, Grandsire Caters by the London Scholars. Does
anyone have details of this peal? I have tried to look it up in Cyril
Wrattens CD ROM collections to find that the disks don't work on modern
The only reference I can find is in Morris's 'History and Art of change
Ringing (p 89), where he quotes from the Osborne Manuscripts:
"The first performance of the London Scholars was a peal of 5040 Grandsire
Caters at St Brides, in Fleet Street on Friday, January 11th, 171617, the
frame put up was taken down and destroyed when the church was repaired in
1786. This was supposed to be the only peal of Caters rung whilst St Bride's
contained ten bells, and was said to be the first known peal of Caters ever
completed by any company in the Kingdom; which was probably the case, as no
other peals upon ten bells appears upon record to precede this performance."
Unfortunately, the Trollope manuscript of his History of Ringing in London
suffers from the same incompatibility problem the Wratten CD ROM does, so I
couldn't look on there for any further detail.
Posted by: "Dickon Love" <dickon at lovesguide.com>
ct=reply&messageNum=20114> Reply via web post
<mailto:dickon at lovesguide.com?subject=Re%3A%20The%201st%2010-Bell%20Peal>
Reply to sender
<mailto:bellhistorians at yahoogroups.com?subject=Re%3A%20The%201st%2010-Bell%2
0Peal> Reply to group
ODIwBHNlYwNmdHIEc2xrA250cGMEc3RpbWUDMTQ4MzcxMTA4Mg--> Start a New Topic
ZAMyMDExNA--> Messages in this topic (1)
<https://yho.com/1wwmgg> Have you tried the highest rated email app?
With 4.5 stars in iTunes, the Yahoo Mail app is the highest rated email app
on the market. What are you waiting for? Now you can access all your inboxes
(Gmail, Outlook, AOL and more) in one place. Never delete an email again
with 1000GB of free cloud storage.
xrA3ZnaHAEc3RpbWUDMTQ4MzcxMTA4Mg--> Visit Your Group
Dgy> Yahoo! Groups
. <https://info.yahoo.com/privacy/us/yahoo/groups/details.html> Privacy .
<mailto:bellhistorians-unsubscribe at yahoogroups.com?subject=Unsubscribe>
Unsubscribe . <https://info.yahoo.com/legal/us/yahoo/utos/terms/> Terms of
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the Bell-historians