[r-t] Methods [was Grandsire/New Grandsire, etc]

Don Morrison dfm at ringing.org
Tue Jul 22 20:12:36 UTC 2008

On Tue, Jul 22, 2008 at 3:18 PM, Mark Davies <mark at snowtiger.net> wrote:
> But now having encompassed all these fields within the scope of
> "changeringing", we need a new term for "ordinary" methods and ringing where
> bells only move one place, like we are used to. So I propose "Real
> Changeringing" or "Proper Changeringing". Is that OK with everyone?

I think your similey was supposed to encompass this, but just in case
you were being serious:

I think we need something with a less value judgement tone to it.

Unless you think real ale is no better than Budweiser, I suppose (imaginary

We could call the stuff without the esoteric bits "Reactionary Change
Ringing" or "Old Fashioned Change Ringing" :-)

Don Morrison <dfm at ringing.org>
"To speak to a guest in another room: please follow these instructions:
1st floor - add 250 to the room number and dial, on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th
floors - dial the number required. 5th floor - subtract 250 from the
room number and dial, eg to contact room 510 dial 260 except for room
542 whose number is 294."                           -- posted in an hotel

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