[r-t] Fifield Doubles

edward martin edward.w.martin at gmail.com
Wed Dec 24 09:09:14 UTC 2008

You may well be right.
I was brought up in a 5-bell tower but have always deplored the
ridiculous concept of method variations, particularly in light of the
CCCB Decision that "a call is not part of a method"
I can only hope that the Doubles rot will never spread to higher numbers

All the best for Christmas & New Year

Eddie Martin

2008/12/23 Don Morrison <dfm at ringing.org>:
> On Tue, Dec 23, 2008 at 1:26 PM, edward martin
> <edward.w.martin at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I don't know what it is officially supposed to be but you can get a
>> true 120 by ringing 3rds instead of 5ths whenever any one particular
>> bell is turned from the lead by treble.
>> ie :
>> p =,
>> b =
> I suspect some ringers might be more comfortable thinking of that as
> spliced Fifield and Little Oakley Bob Doubles. How do folks generally
> slice the distinction between calls not across the lead end versus
> splicing with asymmetric methods?
> --
> Don Morrison <dfm at ringing.org>
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