On This Day - 16th 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 16th November Edit BBB
YearEventReference
1719John Tash was knighted when he became the Sheriff of London and Middlesex. He was a member of the College Youths, having joined in 1711.JAT/29
1777The Society of London Youths opened the bells at St. Mary, Battersea after the old six had been recast and two trebles added by Thomas Janaway. The following day they rang 6,048 Oxford Treble Bob Major conducted by William Jones, the author of the Clavis.LY47
1848The first peal of Real Double Norwich Court Bob Major was rung.nv
1868Tom Lockwood conducted a 10,176 of Kent Treble Bob Major in 5 hours and 59 minutes at Bolton, Bradford, Yorks.BN1883/160
1885Jasper Snowdon died from typhoid fever, aged 41. He was buried at Ilkley, where his father had been Vicar for 34 years. See June 18, 1844.BN1885/265
1885In a peal of 6016 Kent Treble Bob Major at Waltham Abbey the third was silent for the last half-hour after the clapper snapped. This led to the rule being made that all the bells must sound throughout a peal.nv
1889A band of printers rang a peal at St. Edward, Romford.NP
195718,000 Minor in 25 methods was rung at Stisted, Essex, in 9 hours and 35 minutes, conducted by Frank B. Lufkin. It was the longest peal of Minor rung to this date and remained the record for six years. See December 28, 1963.nv
1991The Bishop of Peterborough dedicated the eight bells at St Mary, Peterborough. This was a new ring in a new church; the old building was sold for the value of the land, and a new church erected on a new site.nv
 
Birthdays for 16th November
Happy Birthday, Jack A Long (Year of birth not given for living ringers)
Happy Birthday, F Brian Cookson (Year of birth not given for living ringers)
Happy Birthday, T Richard Davies (Year of birth not given for living ringers)
Happy Birthday, Helen C Tombs (Year of birth not given for living ringers)
 
First pealers for 16th November
1934First peal rung by Frank Branchflower. Recorded peal total is 11.
1935First peal rung by Joseph W Brownrigg. Recorded peal total is 1.
1936First peal rung by Harold L Parfrey. Recorded peal total is 78.
1937First peal rung by Thomas W White. Recorded peal total is 3.
1948First peal rung by Kenneth H Williams. Recorded peal total is 1.
1948First peal rung by Michael F Layton. Recorded peal total is 9.
1950First peal rung by Kenneth D Perkins. Recorded peal total is 63.
1951First peal rung by Clare J Billen. Recorded peal total is 1.
1952First peal rung by Harold E Raxter. Recorded peal total is 305.
1952First peal rung by John Meyrick. Recorded peal total is 2.
1952First peal rung by Maureen H Hampton. Recorded peal total is 1.
1952First peal rung by Philip J Evans. Recorded peal total is 275.
1955First peal rung by Isobel Inman. Recorded peal total is 18.
1955First peal rung by Michael V White. Recorded peal total is 64.
1957First peal rung by Charles Gratton. Recorded peal total is 3.
1957First peal rung by David S Frome. Recorded peal total is 1.
1957First peal rung by E Russell Gotham. Recorded peal total is 73.
1957First peal rung by June R Richardson. Recorded peal total is 1.
1957First peal rung by Margaret Reed. Recorded peal total is 75.
1957First peal rung by Michael J Palmer. Recorded peal total is 563.
1957First peal rung by Robin L Arnold. Recorded peal total is 1.
1957First peal rung by Stephen F Dolley. Recorded peal total is 2.
1957First peal rung by Walter Newton. Recorded peal total is 4.
1959First peal rung by Brian W Smith. Recorded peal total is 4.
1959First peal rung by Deryck Drury. Recorded peal total is 1.
1959First peal rung by Walter S Smith. Recorded peal total is 46.
1961First peal rung by Stewart Potts. Recorded peal total is 2.
1962First peal rung by Philip H Lockwood. Recorded peal total is 2.
1963First peal rung by A Frances Oglesby. Recorded peal total is 14.
1963First peal rung by Andrew Southwood. Recorded peal total is 1.
1963First peal rung by Clive A Hughes. Recorded peal total is 2.
1963First peal rung by Cynthia M Follis. Recorded peal total is 7.
1963First peal rung by David D Smith. Recorded peal total is 1273.
1963First peal rung by David J M Cox. Recorded peal total is 12.
1963First peal rung by Denis Stephens. Recorded peal total is 62.
1963First peal rung by Diane M Pickett. Recorded peal total is 13.
1963First peal rung by Graham S E Winter. Recorded peal total is 6.
1963First peal rung by Irene Marshall. Recorded peal total is 18.
1963First peal rung by J Martin Hollyman. Recorded peal total is 3.
1963First peal rung by Jennifer M Warren. Recorded peal total is 115.
1963First peal rung by Leslie J Fox. Recorded peal total is 2.
1963First peal rung by Martin Turner (Lower Beeding). Recorded peal total is 4.
1963First peal rung by Philip R Miles (Horsham). Recorded peal total is 65.
1966First peal rung by Anthony J Alderman. Recorded peal total is 2.
1967First peal rung by Jenny Simons. Recorded peal total is 1.
1968First peal rung by Clare L Stagg. Recorded peal total is 121.
1968First peal rung by Hilary F Watson-Walker. Recorded peal total is 43.
1968First peal rung by Kevin I Lucas. Recorded peal total is 491.
1968First peal rung by Margaret Hill. Recorded peal total is 1.
1968First peal rung by Michael Angrave. Recorded peal total is 425.
1968First peal rung by Patrick E A Brentnall. Recorded peal total is 1.
1968First peal rung by Paul Smith (Barrowby). Recorded peal total is 4.
1968First peal rung by Robert T Cummings. Recorded peal total is 1.
1968First peal rung by Robert W Procter. Recorded peal total is 2.
1968First peal rung by S Dennis Stott. Recorded peal total is 8.
1968First peal rung by Susan M Stott. Recorded peal total is 631.
1970First peal rung by Norman A Johnson. Recorded peal total is 108.
1974First peal rung by Gilbert Onion. Recorded peal total is 1.
1974First peal rung by Jennifer G Wilkinson. Recorded peal total is 9.
1976First peal rung by Antony J Townsend. Recorded peal total is 179.
1977First peal rung by Douglas Baker. Recorded peal total is 2.
1977First peal rung by Philip H Dawson. Recorded peal total is 37.
1978First peal rung by Fiona M Sorensen. Recorded peal total is 3.
1985First peal rung by David J Mitchell. Recorded peal total is 3.
1985First peal rung by Iain J Anderson. Recorded peal total is 80.
1985First peal rung by Kay S Horne. Recorded peal total is 41.
1985First peal rung by Peter Chamberlain. Recorded peal total is 1.
1985First peal rung by Pippa L White. Recorded peal total is 4.
1985First peal rung by Samuel F J Tyler. Recorded peal total is 2.
1985First peal rung by Sarah C Randall. Recorded peal total is 3.
1986First peal rung by Alan A Dutnall. Recorded peal total is 1.
1986First peal rung by J Carol Speedyman. Recorded peal total is 7.
1986First peal rung by Jonathan G W King. Recorded peal total is 55.
1986First peal rung by Katie H Bispham. Recorded peal total is 1.
1986First peal rung by Maureen D Spicer. Recorded peal total is 1.
1986First peal rung by Nigel G Stanley. Recorded peal total is 1.
1986First peal rung by Robert H J Sellin. Recorded peal total is 1.
1991First peal rung by Christina Dunbabin. Recorded peal total is 2.
1991First peal rung by Clifford Dunbabin. Recorded peal total is 2.
1991First peal rung by Colin J Hughes. Recorded peal total is 22.
1991First peal rung by Joanna M Lunnon. Recorded peal total is 1.
1991First peal rung by Julia J Johnson. Recorded peal total is 10.
1991First peal rung by Michael B Sage. Recorded peal total is 6.
1991First peal rung by Michael J Carter. Recorded peal total is 2.
1991First peal rung by Oliver C Brown. Recorded peal total is 2.
1991First peal rung by Steven W Hughes. Recorded peal total is 70.
1996First peal rung by John W G Gwynne. Recorded peal total is 121.
1996First peal rung by Michael Hurst. Recorded peal total is 18.
2001First peal rung by Paula Bento. Recorded peal total is 2.
2002First peal rung by Christine R Rushton. Recorded peal total is 1.
2002First peal rung by Jennifer Firby. Recorded peal total is 1.
2002First peal rung by John A E Fox. Recorded peal total is 3.
2002First peal rung by Tracey L Firby. Recorded peal total is 20.
2013First peal rung by Christopher J Field. Recorded peal total is 4.
2013First peal rung by James Bench-Capon. Recorded peal total is 2.
2013First peal rung by Ruth E Holmes. Recorded peal total is 1.

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