1900-1950

 

Yorkshire Association of Change Ringers
On Saturday September 22nd 1900 A Peal of Stedman Caters
5055 Changes in 3 Hours and 36 Minutes

bullet T Lockwood Treble
A Windsor 2
H Lockwood 3
G Tingle 4
G Barraclough 5
A Naylor 6
J Woodhead 7
W Woodhead 8
F Woodhead 9
H Smith Tenor
bullet Composed and Conducted by T Lockwood.

 

Yorkshire Association of Change Ringers
On Tuesday February 5th 1901 A Peal of Grandsire Caters
5039 Changes in 3 Hours and 32 Minutes

bullet F Renson Treble
T Lockwood 2
H Lockwood 3
G Tingle 4
W C Hunt 5
A Naylor 6
J Lockwood 7
W Lockwood 8
F Woodhead 9
H Smith Tenor
bullet Composed by H Hubbard Conducted by T Lockwood.
bullet Rung with muffled bells as a loyal tribute to our Deceased Sovereign Lady, Queen Victoria.

 

Yorkshire Association of Change Ringers
On Saturday April 29th 1905 A Peal of Stedman Triples
5040 Changes in 3 Hours and 39 Minutes

bullet Tenor 36 cwts.
A Windsor Treble
G Halksworth 2
G Barraclough 3
W Woodhead 4
J Woodhead 5
C Jackson 6
F Woodhead 7
H Smith Tenor
bullet Composed by G Lindoff Conducted by C Jackson.

 

Yorkshire Association of Change Ringers
On Saturday May 9th 1908 A Peal of Stedman Cinques
5021 Changes in 3 Hours and 40 Minutes

bullet J Holman Treble
W Burgar 2
W Lomas 3
J Thorpe 4
S F Palmer 5
C Glenn 6
A Windsor 7
W E H Ash 8
J Woodhead 9
G Barraclough 10
F Woodhead 11
H Smith Tenor
bullet Composed and Conducted by Wm Lomas.
bullet First Peal of Stedman Cinques on the Bells.

Yorkshire Association of Change Ringers
On Saturday November 23rd 1912 A Peal of Stedman Caters
5076 Changes in 3 Hours and 37 Minutes

bullet W Woodhead Treble
A Naylor 2
H Lockwood 3
J A Teale 4
F W Dixon 5
G McHale 6
G Tingle 7
F Woodhead 8
W E H Ash 9
H Smith Tenor
bullet Composed by H Hubbard Conducted by W E H Ash.

 

Yorkshire Association of Change Ringers
On Saturday April 12th 1913 A Peal of Stedman Caters
5076 Changes in 3 Hours and 30 Minutes

bullet A Naylor Treble
W B Smith 2
J B Jackson 3
J A Teale 4
J E Matthews 5
G McHale 6
G Tingle 7
F Barker 8
W E H Ash 9
F Woodhead Tenor
bullet Composed by H Hubbard Conducted by W E H Ash.

 

YACR No. 2410
PARISH CHURCH, LEEDS
On Saturday, Dec 13th, 1913, in 3 hours and 29 minutes, A PEAL OF STEDMAN CATERS
5076 changes.
Weight of tenor, 36 cwt. Changes per minute, 24.3.

bullet 1 Harry Tomlinson Leeds
2 William B Smith Guiseley
3 John B Jackson Guiseley
4 James A Teale Leeds
5 Alfred NAylor Leeds
6 Thomas R Hensher Wakefield
7 George McHale Leeds
8 William Woodhead Leeds
9 William E H Ash Leeds
10 Francis Woodhead Leeds
bullet The calling will be found under Peal No. 2299
bullet Composed by Henry Hubbard and conducted by William E H Ash.

 

YACR No. 3210
ST PETER'S, LEEDS
On Thursday, 29th March 1928, in 3 hours and 37 minutes. A PEAL OF STEDMAN CINQUES
5019 Changes
Weight of Tenor, 36 cwts. Changes per minute, 23.1

 

bullet 1 William Woodhead
2 James A Teale
3 Charles E Lawson
4 Herbert Langdon
5 Percy J Johnson
6 Thomas W Strangeways
7 Frank Renton
8 Joseph Jessop
9 Leonard Drake
10 Francis Barker
11 Wiliam E H Ash
12 Henry Smith
bullet

Composed by John Carter, conducted by Herbert Langdon.

 

 

Yorkshire Association of Change Ringers
On Saturday February 18th 1933 A Peal of Stedman Cinques 5007 Changes in 3 Hours and 57 Minutes
Tenor 42½ cwts

bullet J Holman Treble
J A Teale 2
C E Lawson 3
E Jenkins 4
H Langdon 5
A J Hughes 6
W Woodhead 7
L W G Morris 8
J W Moorhouse 9
F Barker 10
W E H Ash 11
H Smith Tenor
bullet Composed by G H Hattersley Conducted by H Langdon.
bullet First peal after recasting and rehanging.

 

Yorkshire Association of Change Ringers
On Monday April 17th 1933 A Peal of CAMBRIDGE SURPRISE MAXIMUS 5280 Changes in 4 Hours and 11 Minutes

bullet E Jenkins Treble
G R Pye 2
C T Coles 3
T B Worsley 4
E P Duffield 5
C W Roberts 6
R Richardson 7
L W G Morris 8
G Lindoff 9
J Bennett 10
A W Coles 11
W Pye Tenor
bullet Composed by J Carter. Conducted by C W Roberts.

 

YACR No. 3752
ST PETER'S, LEEDS
On Saturday, 10th February 1934, in 3 hours and 58 minutes A PEAL OF STEDMAN CINQUES
5007 Changes
Weight of Tenor, 42½ cwts. Changes per minute, 21

bullet 1 Charles E Lawson
2 Edward Jenkins
3 William Woodhead
4 James A Teale
5 George Robinson
6 Thomas W Strangeway
7 Albert J Hughes
8 Leslie W G Morris
9 William E H Ash
10 Francis Barker
11 Richard F Deal
12 Henry Smith
bullet For calling of this peal see No. 3485 of the Association's Performances.
bullet Composed by Gabriel Lindoff. Conducted by Edward Jenkins.
bullet Rung with the bells half-muffled as a tribute of respect to the late Mr C F Tetley, and to the late Edward Stuart Talbot, D.D., Vicar of Leeds from 1889-1895, and formerly Bishop of Winchester.

 

YACR No. 3883
ST PETER'S, LEEDS
On Saturday, 7th September 1935, in 3 hours and 50 minutes.  A PEAL OF STEDMAN CATERS
5076 Changes
Weight of Tenor, 41 cwts. Changes per minute, 22

bullet 1 Percy J Johnson
2 Thomas W Strangeway
3 Albert Hughes
4 Frederick W Dixon
5 Frank Renton
6 Joseph Jessop
7 Leonard Drake
8 Francis Barker
9 William E H Ash
10 Sidney Barron
bullet For calling of this peal see No. 2299 of the Association's Performances.
bullet Composed by Henry Hubbard. Conducted by William E H Ash.

 

The Yorkshire Asso of Change Ringers
St Peters Church Leeds.
On Tuesday, January 28th 1936 being the day appointed for the interment of His Late Majesty George the Fifth was rung on the bells in this tower in 3 hours and 15minutes A peal of Stedman Triples 5040 changes
Tenor 17cwt 4lb in F

bullet Leonard Stokoe Treble
Charles E Lawson 2
Arthur Armitage 3
William Woodhead 4
George Robinson 5
Francis Barker 6
Leslie W G Morrris 7
Henry Smith Tenor
bullet Thurstan's Four-Part. Conducted by Leslie WG Morris
bullet Rung on the Middle Octave with the bells half-muffled as a token of loyalty and respect.
bullet Canon W Thompson Elliott MA Lt Col E Kitson Clark MA
Vicar Vicar's Warden

 

YACR No. 4044
ST PETER'S, LEEDS
On Saturday, 22nd May 1937, in 3 hours and 15 minutes. A PEAL OF CAMBRIDGE SURPRISE MAJOR. 5056 Changes
Weight of Tenor, 17 cwts. Changes per minute, 25.9

bullet 1 William Woodhead
2 Herbert Davenport
3 William Barton
4 Harry Davison
5 John J L Gilbert
6 George Robinson
7 Frederick Seager
8 Leslie W G Morris
bullet For calling of this peal see No. 1739 of the Association's Performances.
bullet Composed by C Middleton. Conducted by Leslie W G Morris.

 

YACR No. 4070
ST PETER'S, LEEDS
On Saturday, 20th November 1937, in 3 hours and 42 minutes. A PEAL OF STEDMAN CINQUES
5007 Changes
Weight of Tenor, 42¼ cwts. Changes per minute, 22.5

bullet 1 Charles E Lawson
2 James A Teale
3 William J Davidson
4 Sidney F Palmer
5 Albert H Ward
6 George Robinson
7 Herbert Davenport
8 Leslie W G Morris
9 William Woodhead
10 William H Barber
11 A Paddon Smith
12 James H Shepherd
bullet Composed by C W Roberts. Conducted by Leslie W G Morris.9753

 

ST Martin's guild
On Saturday June 22nd 1946 A Peal of Stedman Cinques 5019 Changes in 3 Hours and 50 Minutes

bullet E C Shepherd Treble
T H Reeves 2
J F Smallwood 3
A Walker 4
L W G Morris 5
G W Critchley 6
J F Harvey 7
H C Spencer 8
H H Fearn 9
F E Haynes 10
G E Fearn 11
W Williams Tenor
bullet Composed by J Carter. Conducted by A Walker.

 

YACR No. 4488
LEEDS, YORKSHIRE.
THE YORKSHIRE ASSOCIATION.
On Saturday., July 27, 1946, in 3 Hours and 15 Minutes At the Church of St. Peter, A PEAL OF 5056 SUPERLATIVE SURPRISE MAJOR
Tenor 17 cwt. 4 lb. Changes per minute, 25.9

bullet Leslie W G Morris Treble
William Barton 2
George Robinson 3
John J L Gilbert 4
Percy J Johnson 5
Frederick Seager 6
John Ambler 7
Alfred Smith Tenor
bullet Composed by J. W. Parker. Conducted by L W G Morris.
bullet Rung for the silver wedding of Mr & Mrs F Gibbard.

 

YACR No.4657
LEEDS, YORKSHIRE.
THE YORKSHIRE ASSOCIATION.
On Saturday., March 6, 1948, in 3 Hours and 50 Minutes At the Church of St. Peter, A PEAL OF 5040 PLAIN BOB ROYAL
Tenor 42 cwt. 1 qr. 27lb. in C Changes per minute, 21.9

bullet Donald Marshall Treble
Ernest H Rayner 2
Peter Woodward 3
Arnold Cole 4
Ronald H Dove 5
W Eric Critchley 6
Gordon Benfield 7
Harold Walker 8
Frederick Seager 9
Clifford Vessey Tenor
bullet Composed and Conducted by Clifford Vessey.

 

YACR No. 4665
LEEDS, YORKSHIRE.
THE YORKSHIRE ASSOCIATION.
On Saturday., April 3, 1948, in 3 Hours and 9 Minutes At the Church of St. Peter, A PEAL OF 5040 GRANDSIRE TRIPLES
Tenor 17 cwt. 4 lb. Changes per minute, 26.6

bullet Gordon Benfield Treble
Ronald H. Dove 2
Fred Seager 3
Arnold Cole 4
John Huff 5
Ernest H Rayner 6
Leonard Drake 7
Frank Giffard Tenor
bullet Composed by J J Parker. Conducted by Leonard Drake.
bullet For calling of this peal see No. 761 of the Associations Performances.

 

YACR No. 4721
LEEDS, YORKSHIRE.
THE YORKSHIRE ASSOCIATION.
On Sat., Oct. 23, 1948, in 4 Hours and 12 Minutes At the Church of St. Peter, A PEAL OF CAMBRIDGE SURPRISE MAXIMUS 5280 CHANGES
Tenor 42 cwt. 1 qr. 27 lb. in C. Changes per Minute, 20.9

bullet Wilfred Stevenson Treble
Alan A Potts 2
C Kenneth Lewis 3
John E Bibby 4
Eric J Gilbert 5
J Edward Cawser 6
Walter Allman 7
George Ledsham 8
Ernest A Thorpe 9
Ralph G Edwards 10
John Worth 11
James C E Simpson Tenor
bullet Composed by F Dench. Conducted by James C E Simpson.
bullet George Ledsham's 100th Peal.

 

YACR No. 4735
The Yorkshire Association
Of Change Ringers
On Wednesday the 17th November 1948 was rung on the light octave in this tower, to commemorate the birth of HRH Prince Charles A Peal of Grandsire Triples 5040 changes in 3 hours and 9 minutes Tenor 17 cwt.

bullet Harold Rollinson Treble
Arnold Cole 2
Thomas W Thirkell 3
Ronald H Dove 4
John Hogg 5
Frederick Seager 6
Leonard Drake 7
Frank Gibbard Tenor
bullet Composed by J J Parker Conducted by L Drake
bullet Canon A S Reeve MA Vicar Arthur Hollis Vicars Warden
bullet For Calling of this peal see No. 499 of the Associations Performances

 

YACR No. 4761
St. Peter's, LEEDS.
On Saturday, February 5th, 1949, in 4 hours and 5 minutes A PEAL OF LONDON SURPRISE MAJOR. 5024 Changes.
Weight of Tenor, 42¼ cwt. Changes per minute, 20.5.

bullet Ronald H Dove Treble
John E Bibby 2
Leslie W G Morris 3
J Edward Cawser 4Edward Jenkins 5
Walter Allman 6
John Worth 7
James C E Simpson Tenor
bullet First peal on the back eight.
bullet Composed by Gabriel Lindoff. Conducted by James C E Simpson.

 

YACR No. 4805
St. Peter's, LEEDS.
On Saturday, June 4th, 1949, in 4 hours and 2 minutes A PEAL OF PLAIN BOB MAXIMUS.
5016 Changes.
Weight of Tenor, 42¼ cwt. Changes per minute, 20.7.

bullet Edward Jenkins Treble
Charles J Sedgley 2
C Kenneth LEwis 3
John E Bibby 4
Ralph G Edwards 5
W Norman Park 6
Frederick Seager 7
Walter Allman 8
Ronald H Dove 9
George E Symonds 10
James C E Simpson 11
Cecil W Pipe Tenor
bullet Composed by John Reeves. Conducted by James C E Simpson.

 

YACR No. 4851
St. Peter's, LEEDS.
On Saturday, September 17th, 1949, in 3 hours and 36 minutes A PEAL OF PLAIN BOB ROYAL.
5040 Changes.
Weight of Tenor, 42¼ cwt. Changes per minute, 23.3.

bullet Gerald Dare Treble
Derek Ogden 2
Selwyn H Dearden 3
Arthur Tomlinson 4
Stephen L Parry 5
Herbert Barlow 6
Ivan Kay 7
Vernon Sykes 8
Fred Dunkerley 9
Philip H Tocock Tenor
bullet Composed by J A Trollope. Conducted by Arthur Tomlinson.