On This Day - 25th November

At one time The Ringing World had a feature called On This Day where notable events from the past were listed.

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Bill Butler has agreed to supply his collection of events that happened on this day. These complement the automated extracts from PealBase.


Bill Butler's Blog for 25th November Edit BBB
YearEventReference
1734On this day Mikhail Motorin cast the heaviest bell in the world, the Tsar Kolokol, at Moscow. Its reputed weight is 193 tons and its principal dimensions are 19 feet tall, 22 feet six inches in diameter and twenty-three inches thick at the sound bow. Filling the mould took 36 minutes. See May 29, 1737.JRN30
17996,006 Grandsire Cinques was rung at St. Chad's, Shrewsbury, by the Union society, conducted by Richard Cross. This was the local men's reply to the opening peal on the bells by the College Youths rung on July 14, 1799.nv
1912A brand new ring of ten was dedicated in a purpose built campanile at Hingham, Massachusetts. This was the first ring of ten to be installed in the USA. The bells were a memorial to the immigrant settlers and founders of Hingham, many of whom had emigrated from Hingham in Norfolk. The erection of the bell-frame was beset with problems. The stonemasons altered the dimensions of the bell-chamber from the architect's designs, and the walls had to be chiselled away to fit in the bellframe.RW1912/34
1915The first handbell quarter peal to be rung in South Africa, Plain Bob Minor, was conducted by Revd. G H Ridout.nv
196711,872 Glasgow Surprise Major was rung at Edgbaston, Birmingham in 6 hours and 36 minutes, composed by Peter Border and conducted by Roderick Pipe. This became the longest length in the method.RW1967/911
 
Birthdays for 25th November
1914Edward D Patching born
1920C William Hall born
1921Harold F Wood born
Happy Birthday, Neil Bennett (Year of birth not given for living ringers)
 
First pealers for 25th November
1922First peal rung by Ernest J Whitfield. Recorded peal total is 2.
1930First peal rung by Norman Heaps. Recorded peal total is 38.
1934First peal rung by Harry Price. Recorded peal total is 2.
1934First peal rung by W Ronald Hill. Recorded peal total is 5.
1939First peal rung by Ada C Dukes. Recorded peal total is 1.
1944First peal rung by Florence M Davis. Recorded peal total is 4.
1944First peal rung by John W Price. Recorded peal total is 1.
1947First peal rung by Sidney H V Bailey. Recorded peal total is 2.
1948First peal rung by Edward C Bishop. Recorded peal total is 2.
1950First peal rung by Benjamin Shaw. Recorded peal total is 2.
1950First peal rung by Brian W Cable. Recorded peal total is 4.
1950First peal rung by Charles R Muxlow. Recorded peal total is 12.
1950First peal rung by D G Scott. Recorded peal total is 1.
1950First peal rung by Doreen Richer. Recorded peal total is 2.
1950First peal rung by Ernest L Ellis. Recorded peal total is 3.
1950First peal rung by Frank G Oliver. Recorded peal total is 30.
1950First peal rung by Gordon J Blower. Recorded peal total is 6.
1950First peal rung by Hasley Worle. Recorded peal total is 1.
1950First peal rung by Henry Ball. Recorded peal total is 6.
1950First peal rung by Jean M S Cooke. Recorded peal total is 5.
1950First peal rung by John Coutts. Recorded peal total is 1.
1950First peal rung by John H Gilbert. Recorded peal total is 235.
1950First peal rung by Joyce E Taylor. Recorded peal total is 3.
1950First peal rung by Millicent Short. Recorded peal total is 8.
1950First peal rung by Roger W Davidge. Recorded peal total is 1.
1950First peal rung by Roy Peckham. Recorded peal total is 1.
1950First peal rung by Roy W Spencer. Recorded peal total is 196.
1950First peal rung by Sheila Barker. Recorded peal total is 13.
1950First peal rung by T Charles York. Recorded peal total is 2.
1950First peal rung by Thomas H Moss. Recorded peal total is 2.
1950First peal rung by Trevor Hextall. Recorded peal total is 1.
1951First peal rung by Arthur Hulme. Recorded peal total is 1.
1951First peal rung by C Roberts. Recorded peal total is 1.
1951First peal rung by Frederick Openshaw. Recorded peal total is 1.
1958First peal rung by Margaret Lovett. Recorded peal total is 3.
1961First peal rung by John Loxton. Recorded peal total is 2.
1961First peal rung by Peter R Humphrey. Recorded peal total is 167.
1961First peal rung by Richard L Joyce. Recorded peal total is 1.
1961First peal rung by William G Hurst. Recorded peal total is 2.
1962First peal rung by Denby P Murduck. Recorded peal total is 112.
1962First peal rung by Philip J Crossthwaite. Recorded peal total is 215.
1965First peal rung by Janet T Butler. Recorded peal total is 2.
1965First peal rung by Michael J Denton. Recorded peal total is 8.
1966First peal rung by Doreen Thompson. Recorded peal total is 1.
1966First peal rung by Elizabeth L Williams. Recorded peal total is 2.
1966First peal rung by Jean Thompson. Recorded peal total is 1.
1967First peal rung by Anne Rigby. Recorded peal total is 3.
1967First peal rung by Arthur Kitson. Recorded peal total is 9.
1967First peal rung by Carol A Eveleigh. Recorded peal total is 2.
1967First peal rung by David Main. Recorded peal total is 3.
1967First peal rung by Donald A Randles. Recorded peal total is 2.
1967First peal rung by John D Cooper. Recorded peal total is 113.
1967First peal rung by Lawrence P Mackie. Recorded peal total is 9.
1967First peal rung by Richard J Bushell. Recorded peal total is 11.
1967First peal rung by Walter Clamp. Recorded peal total is 4.
1970First peal rung by Margaret Parker. Recorded peal total is 3.
1972First peal rung by Adrian C Steger. Recorded peal total is 1.
1972First peal rung by Barry W Mann. Recorded peal total is 2.
1972First peal rung by David C Budd. Recorded peal total is 2.
1972First peal rung by David L Sparling. Recorded peal total is 543.
1972First peal rung by Hazel P Matthews. Recorded peal total is 4.
1972First peal rung by Jacqueline A Newton. Recorded peal total is 1.
1972First peal rung by John H Sparling. Recorded peal total is 16.
1972First peal rung by Julie B King. Recorded peal total is 4.
1972First peal rung by Julie I Matthews. Recorded peal total is 19.
1972First peal rung by Lesley Peakman. Recorded peal total is 62.
1972First peal rung by Pleasance Beloe. Recorded peal total is 1.
1972First peal rung by Verity J Lowe. Recorded peal total is 6.
1973First peal rung by Helen M Burgess. Recorded peal total is 1.
1973First peal rung by Ian Slinger. Recorded peal total is 2.
1977First peal rung by Richard P Brown. Recorded peal total is 6.
1978First peal rung by Bobbie May. Recorded peal total is 830.
1978First peal rung by Colin G Ward. Recorded peal total is 6.
1978First peal rung by David L Bryan. Recorded peal total is 10.
1978First peal rung by Dennis W Bown. Recorded peal total is 1.
1978First peal rung by Glenys S Bassett. Recorded peal total is 2.
1978First peal rung by J Susan Bassett. Recorded peal total is 15.
1978First peal rung by Lesley Willis. Recorded peal total is 1.
1978First peal rung by Louise A Perkins. Recorded peal total is 1.
1978First peal rung by Nicholas A Bailey. Recorded peal total is 6.
1978First peal rung by Sarah J M Absalom. Recorded peal total is 7.
1978First peal rung by Sarah T Dugdale. Recorded peal total is 1.
1978First peal rung by Tracey J Dunn. Recorded peal total is 1.
1979First peal rung by Malcolm G Biggs. Recorded peal total is 3.
1980First peal rung by Adrian P Mills. Recorded peal total is 3.
1981First peal rung by Christopher H Wragg. Recorded peal total is 160.
1981First peal rung by Paul C Johnstone. Recorded peal total is 1.
1983First peal rung by Melanie A Bickerton. Recorded peal total is 18.
1984First peal rung by Oliver Engleback. Recorded peal total is 5.
1989First peal rung by Christine S Banton. Recorded peal total is 1.
1989First peal rung by David A Latter. Recorded peal total is 4.
1989First peal rung by David A Potts. Recorded peal total is 193.
1989First peal rung by Paul Phillips (Eaton). Recorded peal total is 17.
1989First peal rung by Simon A Wright. Recorded peal total is 2.
1990First peal rung by Keith Tucker. Recorded peal total is 11.
1995First peal rung by Andrew J Wakely. Recorded peal total is 3.
1995First peal rung by Gary L Davies. Recorded peal total is 8.
1995First peal rung by Ian J Povey. Recorded peal total is 25.
1995First peal rung by Jean A Lee. Recorded peal total is 2.
1995First peal rung by Kenneth D Crozier. Recorded peal total is 1.
1995First peal rung by Kenneth J Ockwell. Recorded peal total is 6.
1995First peal rung by Rebecca J Payton. Recorded peal total is 7.
1996First peal rung by Duncan M McBurnie. Recorded peal total is 4.
1999First peal rung by Julie A Henshaw. Recorded peal total is 1.
1999First peal rung by Philip Tanner. Recorded peal total is 163.
2000First peal rung by Jennifer H Mellor. Recorded peal total is 34.
2000First peal rung by Kathy Carter. Recorded peal total is 4.
2000First peal rung by Natalie Bosomworth. Recorded peal total is 1.
2000First peal rung by Roger Owen. Recorded peal total is 3.
2000First peal rung by Rona M Joiner. Recorded peal total is 93.
2001First peal rung by James K Whiting. Recorded peal total is 4.
2003First peal rung by Ben Marshall. Recorded peal total is 1.
2004First peal rung by Christine Cox. Recorded peal total is 1.
2006First peal rung by Peter J Woollam. Recorded peal total is 15.
2006First peal rung by Ruth Betts. Recorded peal total is 1.
2013First peal rung by Emily V R Waters. Recorded peal total is 2.
2016First peal rung by Nicholas W Phillips. Recorded peal total is 1.

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