[r-t] Wrong Home Wrong

Graham John graham at changeringing.co.uk
Sat Sep 28 21:21:07 BST 2019

On Sat, 28 Sep 2019 at 20:43, Alexander E Holroyd <holroyd at math.ubc.ca> wrote:
> Can someone help me with a historical question?  When (and by whom) was
> it first understood that the standard minor calling WHW*3 is true?

I think the first part of the question is clearly answered by 1671 in
Tintinnalogia. See the section on Grandsire [Plain] Bob on six bells
available on-line at
http://www.gutenberg.org/files/18567/18567-h/18567-h.htm#ch26. It
clearly sets out WHW with the second observation.


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