The Midland Counties' Association
Derby, Derbyshire
St Werburgh
Saturday, 22 August 1885 in 3h 5 (17–0–20)
5040 Union Triples
Holt's 6-part.
1 Samuel Maskrey
2 Austin Taberer
3 Samuel Price
4 John Howe
5 Richard Redgate
6 Harry Charles Woodward (C)
7 Arthur Bertram Ward
8 George Slack
First peal for treble ringer. First peal in the method by all the band, and the first peal of Union Triples by the Association.
It was rung with the bells half-muffled, as a tribute of respect to the late Mayor of Derby (Henry Fowkes, Esq.), and also to the memory of the late Rev. H. T. Ellacombe, Rector of Clyst St. George, Devon.
[Bell News, August 29, 1885, p172.]

This performance was rung in memoriam In memoriam — Rev. Henry Thomas Ellacombe (1790 - 1885) .

Click on image to go to the Keltek website