Full Citation

  • Title Derby Bells Rang For Royal Birth
  • Publication Title Derby Daily Telegraph
  • Date Tuesday,  Nov. 16, 1948
  • Volume CXXII
  • Issue Number 20975
  • Page Number 4
  • Place of Publication Derby, England
  • Language English
  • Document Type Article
  • Publication Section News
  • Source Library British Library
Derby Bells Rang For Royal Birth Ten members of Derbyshire Association of Change Ringers, led by Mr. Albert Ward, rang a quarter peal of Grandsire Triples on Derby Cathedral bells last night at the request of the Mayor of Derby (Councillor G. F. Warburton) to celebrate the Royal birth. At St. Peter's Church, Derby, another Association team of eight rang a peal of 5,024 changes. The peal, composed by Arthur • Knights and led by Mr. W. A. Parsons, lasted for two hours 55 minutes.