Thinking allowed

a quarter peal on eight

This after­noon I took part in a quarter peal of Plain Bob Major, my first quarter peal on eight bells.

On Sat­urday after­noon, 5 May 2007, at the Church of Saint James, Hem­ing­ford Grey, Cam­bridge­shire, a Quarter Peal of 1280 Plain Bob Major was rung in 45 minutes.
Weight of Ten­or: 11–2‑13 1/2 in G#
Brid­get White Treble Dav­id Papworth 5
*Adam Saf­ford 2 † Simon Kershaw 6
Cass Boo­cock 3 Richard Smith 7
John Boo­cock 4 Michael V White Ten­or
Com­posed and Con­duc­ted by Michael V White
* First Quarter Peal ‘inside’ and on eight bells (aged 10 years).
† First Quarter Peal on eight bells.
Rung to cel­eb­rate the wed­ding of Richard Nel­son Wal­lis and Ruth Christine Sturman