St Mary-le-Tower Society
St Mary le Tower
Saturday, 22 August 1885 (34ā€“3ā€“6 in Dā™­)
480 Oxford Treble Royal
On Saturday evening, August 22nd, at St. Mary-le-Tower, the following members of this Society rang the undermentioned touches with the bells half-muffled as a tribute of respect to the late Mr. Robt. Naunton, formerly a member of this Society, who died July 16th last, at San Francisco, California, also to the late Rev. H. T. Ellacombe, Rector of Clyst St. George, Devon, who died July 30th last.
I. S. Alexander, 1; R. H. Brundle, F. Tillett, A. Aldham, E. Pemberton, R. Hawes, W. Meadows, W. Motts, J. Motts, C. Mee, W. L. Catchpole.
Touches of 480 of Oxford Treble Royal, 435 Stedman Caters, 180 Plain Bob Royal, and about 700 Grandsire Caters, which were conducted by J. Motts, C. Mee and W. L. Catchpole.
[Bell News, August 29, 1885, p174.]

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

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