10th November 2016

Peal Record Performance

Durham and Newcastle Dicoesan Association

Newcastle

Northumberland, Cathedral of St Nicholas

On Saturday 26 May 1923, in 3 hours and 47 minutes

Tenor: 37¾

5,016 Little Bob Maximus

Composed by William H Barber

1William H Barber (C)
2George R Holmes
3Joseph Rowell
4William Story
5Richard Thompson
6James E Gofton
7Joseph A Gofton
8John Foreman
9Alfred F Hillier
10Joseph E R Keen
11Thomas T Gofton
12Ernest E Ferry

Rung in honour of the Queen's Birthday. First peal of Maximus
on the bells, and by all the band, except the fingers of the treble and ninth. Also the first of Little Bob Maximus ever rung.

Composition

5016 Little Bob Maximus by William H Barber

23456 W M H --------------- 43625 s - 3 24635 - 3 32645 - 3 26435 s 2 32465 - 3 34625 - 2 23645 - 3 --------------- 3 part. Contains 24 56s, 12 65s, 32 little bell.

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