10th November 2016

Peal Record Performance

St Martin's Guild for the Diocese of Birmingham

Birmingham

West Midlands, St Philip's Cathedral

On Saturday 15 May 1965, in 11 hours and 29 minutes

Tenor: 31¼

16,368 Cambridge Surprise Maximus

Composed by Roderick W Pipe

1Robert B Smith
2Martin D Fellows
3Norman J Goodman
4Michael J Fellows
5John C Eisel
6Basil Jones
7David J Purnell
8Clifford A Barron
9Stephen J Ivin
10Frederick Shallcross
11J Alan Ainsworth (C)
12Peter Border

The longest peal to be rung on twelve bells, and also the longest peal of Cambridge Surprise.

Umpires

Roderick W Pipe
George E Fearn
John A Anderson

Composition

17424 Cambridge Surprise Maximus by Roderick W Pipe 234567 N M W H ------------------- 46532 - - 2 43265 2 - - 24365 3 - 32465 3 3 - 56423 - - - 423756 2 - 3 524736 2 645237 - 2 25346 - - 43652 - - 34256 2 2 45236 2 432765 2 3 234567 - - - ------------------- N=9ths.

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