Peal Records for St Michael and All Angels, Bampton, Devon
I N D E X

 
Guild of Devonshire Ringers
February 28th 1948
5040
Grandsire Doubles
 
  1 Arthur C Banbury 4 John F A Waite
  2 Ernest H Oxenham 5 Harry Purchase
  3 Victor N Burrow 6 John Broom
     
 
Conducted: Harry Purchase
2 hours 48 min
 
 
Peal Number 1 (PB-ID 4E6-1EF)

Grandsire Doubles in 42 extents

The first peal on the bells

 
Bath & Wells Diocesan Association
May 15th 1971
5040
Minor
 
  1 Sylvia M Arscott 4 Adrian F Arscott
  2  Brenda M Arscott 5 Raymond F Arscott
  3 Arthur M Read 6 Christopher G Barnes
     
 
Conducted: Christopher G Barnes
2 hours 38 min
 
 
Peal Number 2 (PB-ID 4E6-1E4)

7 methods - One extent each of Cambridge Surprise, Oxford Treble Bob, Kent Treble Bob, Double Oxford Bob, St. Clements College Bob, Childwall Bob and Plain Bob

First peal on the bells since rehanging in 1962

 
Bath & Wells Diocesan Association
May 11th 1974
5040
Doubles
 
  1 Alan C L Coates 4 Patrick W Rendell
  2 Christopher G Barnes 5 R William Willans
  3 Elizabeth M Brooks 6 Bryan T Parker
     
 
Conducted: R William Willans
3 hours 24 min
 
 
Peal Number 3 (PB-ID 4E6-1D9)

4 methods - 2 extents of Reverse Canterbury, 12 extents each of April Day and Grandsire and 16 extents of Plain Bob

To celebrate the twinning of Bampton with the French town of Villers Bocage.

 
Guild of Devonshire Ringers
April 12th 1975
5040
Grandsire Doubles
 
  1 Michael E C Mears 4 John N Longridge
  2 John Hutchings 5 J. Roderick N Lebon
  3 Christopher G Barnes 6 Adrian H Dyer
     
 
 
2 hours 43 min
 
 
Peal Number 4 (PB-ID 4E6-1CE)

One 240 and 40 six scores with 10 callings.

Rung silent and non-conducted.

 
Bath & Wells Diocesan Association
June 20th 1981
5040
Minor
 
  1 Cecil T Clarke 4 Wilfred E Dunn
  2 Alan F Lee 5 Michael J Stone
  3 Rev. Chris. Marshall 6 A Patrick Cannon
     
 
Conducted: A Patrick Cannon
2 hours 58 min
 
 
Peal Number 5 (PB-ID 4E6-1C3)
 

 
Guild of Devonshire Ringers
February 19th 1984
5040
Surprise Minor
 
  1 Mary E Mears 4 Simon K Glanfield
  2 Leslie E Boyce 5 Graham P Tucker
  3 Peter L Bill 6 Michael E C Means
     
 
Conducted: Michael E C Means
2 hours 59 min
 
 
Peal Number 6 (PB-ID 4E6-1B8)

7 methods - One extent each of Wells, Annable's London, York, Ipswich, Surfleet, Bambridge and Beverley.

To welcome rev. John G. M. Scott as Vicar of Bampton.

 
Bath & Wells Diocesan Association
July 18th 1988
5040
Spliced Surprise Minor
 
  1 William E Thompsett 4 Ian P Hastilow
  2 Jenny M A Astridge 5 Stephen J Nash
  3 David J Buckley 6 Donald B Carter
     
 
Conducted: Donald B Carter
2 hours 40 min
 
 
Peal Number 7 (PB-ID 4E6-1AD)

14 methods - (1) Chester and Munden (2) Westminster and Allendale (3) Berwick and Hexham (4) London and Wells (5) York and Durham (c) Cambridge and Ipswich (7) Beverley and Surfleet.

To mark the 50th anniversary of the building of Bampton Church of England First School.

 
The Kent County Association
August 28th 1991
5040
Spliced Surprise Minor
 
  1 J Andrew Clark Maxwell 4 Dickon Love
  2 Andrew M Farmer 5 Stephen A Wheeler
  3 Richard A Pearce 6 Christopher E J Kilgour
     
 
Conducted: Stephen A Wheeler
2 hours 48 min
 
 
Peal Number 8 (RW 4198.0971)

14 methods - (1) Chester and Munden (2) Berwick and Hexham (3) York and Durham (4) Beverley and Surfleet (5) London and Wells (6) Westminster and Allendale (7) Cambridge and Ipswich.

 
Bath & Wells Diocesan Association
September 29th 2005
5040
Cambridge Surprise Minor
 
  1 D John Knight 4 Jeffrey Knipe
  2 Sheila C Matthews 5 Michael Hatchett
  3 Lesley A Knipe 6 Timothy F Collins
     
 
Conducted: Timothy F Collins
2 hours 59 min
 
 
Peal Number 9 (RW 4930.1014)

Being 3 different 1440's and 1 extent.

Rung to celebrate the Patronal Festival.

 
Guild of Devonshire Ringers
October 26th 2006
5040
Surprise Minor
 
  1 Ian W Avery 4 Paul J Pascoe
  2 Ian V J Smith 5 Robert D S Brown
  3 Michael Hatchett 6 Pauline Champion
     
 
Conducted: Pauline Champion
2 hours 58 min
 
 
Peal Number 10 (RW 4986.1101)

7 methods - 720 each Wells, Chester, Lightfoot, Bourne, Ipswich, Surfleet, Cambridge.

Rung for Bampton Charter Fair

 
Bath & Wells Diocesan Association
October 25th 2007
5040
Surprise Minor
 
  1 D John Knight 4 Jeffrey Knipe
  2 Sheila C Matthews 5 Michael Hatchett
  3 Lesley A Knipe 6 Timothy F Collins
     
 
Conducted by: Timothy F Collins
3 hours
 
 
Peal Number 11 (RW 5038.1144)

7 methods - Being one extent each of York, Durham, Beverley, Surfleet, Bourne, Ipswich and Cambridge.

450th peal of Minor 5.

Rung for Bampton Fair Day.

 
Bath & Wells Diocesan Association
October 30th 2008
5040
Surprise Minor
 
  1 Brian V Mountjoy 4 Raymond Haines
  2 Michael C Hansford 5 Paul J Pascoe
  3 Jill M Hansford 6 Ian V J Smith
     
 
Conducted: Brian V Mountjoy
2 hours 56 min
 
 
Peal Number 12 (RW 5094.1279)

7 methods: 1 extent each London, Annable's London, Beverley, Bourne, Ipswich, Norwich, Cambridge

First of 2 peal attempts at Bampton today to mark the 750th Anniversary of Bampton Charter Fair

 
Oxford Diocesan Guild
October 29th 2009
5040
Surprise Minor
 
  1 Bobbie May 4 Michael Hatchett
  2 Nicola J Turner 5 Timothy G Pett
  3 William Butler 6 Colin M Turner
     
 
Conducted: Timothy G Pett
2 hours 56 min
 
 
Peal Number 13 (RW 5143.1167)

1 extent each of York, Beverley, Westminster, Bourne, Ipswich, Norwich, Cambridge

For the 751st anniversary of Bampton Charter Fair

 
The Devonshire Society
August 7th 2010
5040
Surprise Minor
 
  1 Mervyn C Way 4 Michael Hatchett
  2 Sheila C Matthews 5 Jeffrey Knipe
  3 Lesley A Knipe 6 Robert D S Brown
     
 
Conducted: Robert D S Brown
2 hours 59 min
 
 
Peal Number 14 (RW 5184.0892)

7 Methods - 1. London S, 2.Bourne S, 3. York S, 4 Ipswich S, 5&6 Beverly and Surfleet S 7 Cambridge S.

Rung as part of a sponsored fund raising event for Help For Heroes (1 of 2).

 
The Devonshire Society
August 7th 2010
5040
Surprise Minor
 
  1 Frederick J Sage 4 Michael Hatchett
  2 Sheila C Matthews 5 Jeffrey Knipe
  3 Lesley A Knipe 6 Timothy F Collins
     
 
Conducted: Timothy F Collins
2 hours 56 min
 
 
Peal Number 15 (RW 5184.0892)

11 methods - In 7 extents: (1) London and Wells, (2) Westminster, (3) Durham and York, (4) Norwich, (5) Beverley and Surfleet, (6) Bourne, (7) Cambridge and Ipswich.

Rung as part of a sponsored fund raising event for Help For Heroes (2 of 2).

 
Guild of Devonshire Ringers
October 28th 2010
5040
Spliced Surprise Minor
 
  1 Jill M Hansford 4 Michael E C Mears
  2 Paul J Pascoe 5 Peter G C Ellis
  3 Ian V J Smith 6 Ian R Fielding
     
Composed: R A Pearce, Arr. PGCE
Conducted: Peter G C Ellis
2 hours 53 min
 
 
Peal Number 16 (RW 5195.1157)

32 Methods - 480 Wearmouth; 360 Bacup; 240 each Allendale, Bamborough, Bourne, Hull, Westminster; 120 each Annable’s London, Berwick, Beverley, Cambridge, Coldstream, Cunecastre, Hexham, Ipswich, Kelso, Lightfoot, Lincoln, London, Morpeth, Netherseale, Newcastle, Norfolk, Northumberland, Primrose, Rossendale, Sandiacre, Stamford, Surfleet, Wells, Whitley, Wooler. 41 c.o.m., atw, no 65’s at backstroke

On Bampton Fair day.

 
Bath & Wells Diocesan Association
October 27th 2011
5040
Spliced Surprise Minor
 
  1 Michael Hatchett 4 Lesley A Knipe
  2 Maryl R Chambers 5 Jeffrey Knipe
  3 Sheila C Matthews 6 Barrie Hendry
     
 
Conducted: Barrie Hendry
2 hours 56 min
 
 
Peal Number 17 (RW 5254.0008)

4 Methods - A 5040 block with 720 London and 1440 each Beverley, Surfleet, Cambridge. 21 com atw

300th peal in Devon:6

Rung on Bampton Fair day.

 
Bath & Wells Diocesan Association
October 27th 2011
5040
Cambridge Surprise Minor
 
  1 Lesley A Knipe 4 Michael Hatchett
  2 Sheila C Matthews 5 Jeffrey Knipe
  3 Mervyn C Way 6 Robert D S Brown
     
 
Conducted: Robert D S Brown
2 hours 57 min
 
 
Peal Number 18 (RW 5247.1161)

1X720,1X1440,1X2880

Rung during the Bampton Fair celebrations

 
Ancient Society of College Youths
October 25th 2012
5040
Surprise Minor
 
  1 Michael Hatchett 4 Graham W Elmes
  2 Mervyn C Way 5 Jeffrey Knipe
  3 Lesley A Knipe 6 Timothy F Collins
     
 
Conducted: Timothy F Collins
3 hours 3 min
 
 
Peal Number 19 (RW 5312.0157)

7 methods - One extent each of London, York, Beverley, Norwich, Bourne, Ipswich and Cambridge

Rung for Bampton Fair.
First peal on the bells by the Society.

 
Ancient Society of College Youths
October 25th 2012
5040
Surprise Minor
 
  1 Lesley A Knipe 4 Michael Hatchett
  2 Jeffrey Knipe 5 Fergus M S Stracey
  3 Barrie Hendry 6 Richard A M Newman
     
 
Conducted: Richard A M Newman
2 hours 52 min
 
 
Peal Number 20 (RW 5299.1189)

7 methods - One extent each of London, Wells, York, Durham, Beverley, Surfleet, Cambridge

Rung for Bampton Fair.

 
Ancient Society of College Youths
October 31st 2013
5040
Surprise Minor
 
  1 Jeffrey Knipe 4 Michael Hatchett
  2 Mervyn C Way 5 Richard H Johnston
  3 Lesley A Knipe 6 Timothy F Collins
     
 
Conducted: Timothy F Collins
2 hours 58 min
 
 
Peal Number 21 (RW 5352.1173)

7 methods - One extent each of: Carlisle, London, York, Beverley, Bourne, Ipswich and Cambridge.

Rung for Bampton Fair.

 
Ancient Society of College Youths
October 30th 2014
5040
Surprise Minor
 
  1 Jeffrey Knipe 4 Richard H Johnston
  2 Mervyn C Way 5 Thomas R Garrett
  3 Michael Hatchett 6 Timothy F Collins
     
 
Conducted: Timothy F Collins
3 hours 4 min
 
 
Peal Number 21 (RW 5405.1209)

7 methods - One extent each of London, York, Beverley, Norwich, Bourne, Ipswich and Cambridge.e.

Rung for Bampton Fair.

 

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