1950-1959

YACR No. 4904
St. Peter's, LEEDS.
On Saturday, February 18th, 1950, in 3 hours and 40 minutes A PEAL OF ROCHESTER SURPRISE ROYAL.
5000 Changes.
Weight of Tenor, 42¼ cwt. Changes per minute, 22.7.

bullet Henry O Baker Treble
William Fernley 2
Wilfred Stevenson 3
John E Bibby 4
Peter Laflin 5
Walter Allman 6
Joseph W Whitaker 7
John Worth 8
James C E Simpson 9
Edward Jenkins Tenor
bullet Composed by N J Pitstow. Conducted by James C E Simpson.
bullet The first peal in the Method by the Association.

YACR No. 4916
St. Peter's, LEEDS.
On Saturday, March 18th, 1950, in 3 hours and 31 minutes A PEAL OF GRANDSIRE CATERS.
5003 Changes.
Weight of Tenor, 42¼ cwt. Changes per minute, 23.7.

bullet Jack F Hodson Treble
Sam Longbottom 2
Arnold Cole 3
Donald Marshall 4
Leslie Boumphrey 5
Vernon Bottomley 6
John Hogg 7
Ronald H Dove 8
Frederick Seager 9
Edward Jenkins Tenor
bullet Composed by H G Miles. Conducted by Edward Jenkins.
bullet For calling of this peal see No. 4493 of the Association's Performances.
bullet In Memoriam: T Dexter

YACR No. 5018
St. Peter's, LEEDS.
On Saturday, November 18th, 1950, in 3 hours and 20 minutes A PEAL OF GRANDSIRE CINQUES.
5016 Changes.
Weight of Tenor, 42¼ cwt. Changes per minute, 25.1.

bullet Thomas W Srangeway Treble
Noreen Brain 2
William J Leach 3
Ronald H Dove 4
Arnold Cole 5
Alan Foster 6
Jack F Hodgson 7
Roy Bettley-Cooke 8
John D Rock 9
Gordon Harrison 10
Barnabas G Key 11
George L Roden Tenor
bullet Composed by Ernest Morris. Conducted by Barnabas G Key.

YACR No. 5051
St. Peter's, LEEDS.
On Saturday, February 17th, 1951, in 3 hours and 42 minutes A PEAL OF PLAIN BOB ROYAL.
5040 Changes.
Weight of Tenor, 42¼ cwt. Changes per minute, 22.7.

bullet John J L Gilbert Treble
Frederick Seager 2
Michael P Moreton 3
John D Rock 4
Gordon C Briggs 5
Roy Bettley-Cooke 6
Norman Chaddock 7
Frank Reed 8
Herbert O Chaddock 9
John E Turley Tenor
bullet Composed by J A Trollope. Conducted by Norman Chaddock.
bullet For calling of this peal see No. 4529 of the Associations Performances.
bullet In Memoriam: Harry Seager, who died February 12th.

YACR No. 5173
The Yorkshire AssociationOf Change Ringers (The St Peter's Society).
On Thursday the 21st February 1952, was rung on the light octave in this tower, with the bells fully muffled, in respectful homage to H M King George VI A Peal of Grandsire Triples 5040 changes in 2 hours and 59 minutes
Tenor 17 cwt.

bullet Frederick Seager Treble
Henry R Parkinson 2
Jack F Hodson 3
Arnold Cole 4
Irvin Slack 5
Leslie Boumphrey 6
Leonard Drake 7
Ronald H Dove 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. 5313
St. Peter's, LEEDS.
On Saturday, October 24th, 1953, in 3 hours and 23 minutes A PEAL OF GRANDSIRE CATERS. 5003 Changes.
Weight of Tenor, 42¼ cwt. Changes per minute, 24.6.

bullet Arthur Tomlinson Treble
Fred Bennet 2
D Margaret Hawley 3
John T Duffin 4
Mark L Lockwood 5
Ronald H Dove 6
Leonard Drake 7
Edward Bradley 8
Leslie Fisher 9
Frederick Seager Tenor
bullet Composed by W Hudson. Conducted by Arthur Tomlinson.
bullet For calling of this peal see No. 414 of the Associations Performances.

YACR No. 5550
St. Peter's, LEEDS.
On Monday, April 2nd, 1956, in 3 hours and 38 minutes A PEAL OF KENT TREBLE BOB ROYAL. 5040 Changes.
Weight of Tenor, 42¼ cwt. Changes per minute, 23.1.

bullet Elizabeth A G Grime Treble
Ronald J Sharp 2
John F Bryant 3
Geoffrey F Bryant 4
John H Fielden 5
Arnold Cole 6
Frederick Seager 7
J Martin Thorley 8
Philip Mehew 9
Derek P Jones Tenor
bullet Composed by J Wood. Conducted by Derek P Jones.
bullet For calling of this peal see No. 2343 of the Associations Performances.

YACR No. 5627
St. Peter's, LEEDS.
On Saturday, November 17th, 1956, in 3 hours and 8 minutes A PEAL OF PLAIN BOB MAJOR. 5040 Changes.
Weight of Tenor, 17 cwts. Changes per minute, 26.8.

bullet Thomas W Stangeway Treble
Dorothy Hogg 2
Margaret S Rhodes 3
Arnold Cole 4
Ronald H Dove 5
Frank Rayment 6
J Martin Thorley 7
Irvin Slack Tenor
bullet Composed by J Carter. Conducted by Irvin Slack.
bullet For calling of this peal see No. 1850 of the Associations Performances.

YACR No. 5706
St. Peter's, LEEDS.
On Saturday, September 14th, 1957, in 3 hours and 8 minutes A PEAL OF PLAIN BOB MAJOR. 5056 Changes.
Weight of Tenor, 17 cwts. Changes per minute, 26.9.

bullet Fred Hodgson Treble
Dorothy Hogg 2
Sedman H Steel 3
John J Taylor 4
John Hogg 5
Bert Sutton 6
Frederick Seager 7
Harold Walker Tenor
bullet Composed by C H Martin. Conducted by Harold Walker.
bullet For calling of this peal see No. 2658 of the Associations Performances.

YACR No. 5724
St. Peter's, LEEDS.
On Saturday, December 7th, 1957, in 3 hours and 36 minutes A PEAL OF PLAIN BOB ROYAL. 5180 Changes.
Weight of Tenor, 42¼ cwt. Changes per minute, 24.

bullet Kenneth Ballington Treble
Alfred Smith 2
J Martin Thorley 3
Arnold Cole 4
Ronald H Dove 5
Irvin Slack 6
Vivienne M Horton 7
Frederick Seager 8
C Michael Orme 9
Derek P Jones Tenor
bullet Composed by Stephen Ivin. Conducted by Derek P Jones.

YACR No. 5751
LEEDS, YORKSHIRE.  THE YORKSHIRE ASSOCIATION.  (Leeds and District Society.)
On Sat., March 1, 1958, in 3 Hours and 30 Minutes At the Church of St. Peter, A PEAL OF 5056 PLAIN BOB MAJOR
Tenor 17 cwt.

bullet Thomas W. Srangeway Treble
Dorothy Hogg 2
Fred Bennet 3
William Dixon 4
Percy Whitaker 5
Arnold Cole 6
Irvin Slack 7
Ronald H. Dove Tenor
bullet Composed by J. E. Burton. Conducted by Thomas W. Srangeway.
bullet Rung half-muffled as a tribute of respect to Miss Margaret S. Rhodes, a member of the local company.

YACR No. 5796
LEEDS, YORKSHIRE.  THE YORKSHIRE ASSOCIATION.  (Leeds and District Society.)
On Thurs., July 3, 1958, in 3 Hours and 4 Minutes At the Church of St. Peter, A PEAL OF 5056 PLAIN BOB MAJOR
Tenor 17 cwt. 4 lb.

bullet Thomas W. Srangeway Treble
Dorothy Hogg 2
Fred Seager 3
Harold B Schofield 4
Jack F. Hodson 5
J. Martin Thorley 6
Ronald H. Dove 7
Irvin Slack Tenor
bullet Composed by J. E. Burton. Conducted by Irvin Slack.
bullet Specially arranged and rung on the appointment of the Vicar of Leeds (Canon C. B. Sampson, M.A.) as Chaplain to H.M. the Queen.

YACR No. 5863
St. Peter's, LEEDS.
On Saturday, December 6th, 1958, in 3 hours and 35 minutes A PEAL OF PLAIN BOB ROYAL.  5000 Changes.
Weight of Tenor, 42¼ cwt. Changes per minute, 23.3.

bullet Kenneth Ballington Treble
J Martin Thorley 2
Thomas W Strangeway 3
Frederick Seager 4
Peter M Dawson 5
John R Jordan 6
Irvin Slack 7
Ronald H Dove 8
Gordon H Lane 9
Derek P Jones Tenor
bullet Arranged by S Ivin. Conducted by Derek P Jones.
bullet For calling of this peal see No. 5724 of the Associations Performances, calling 2 courses W.B.2H. instead of first 3 courses.

YACR No. 5889
LEEDS, YORKSHIRE.  THE YORKSHIRE ASSOCIATION.
On Sat., Feb. 7, 1959, in 4 Hours and 4 Minutes At the Church of St. Peter, A PEAL OF 5280 CAMBRIDGE SURPRISE MAXIMUS
Tenor 42 cwt. 1 qr. 27 lb. in C.

bullet William H. Dowse Treble
Fred Dunkerley 2
Bernard F. L. Groves 3
Basil Jones 4
Thomas W. Strangeway 5
Leslie W. G. Morris 6
Arthur G. Mason 7
C. Keneth Lewis 8
Leslie Boumphrey 9
Peter Laflin 10
John Worth 11
Edward Jenkins Tenor
bullet Composed by G. Lindoff. Conducted by John Worth.
bullet For calling of this peal see No. 5579 of the Associations Performances.