Hertford County Association
St Mary
Wednesday, 26 August 1885
630 Grandsire Triples
1 J Randall
2 F Furr
3 H Buckingham
4 A Squires
5 J Hare (C)
6 S Hare
7 W Allen
8 J Foster
On Wednesday, August 26th, at St. Mary’s church, with the bells half-muffled, as a mark of respect to the Rev. H. T. Ellacombe, eight members of the Hitchin Society rang 630 Grandsire Triples; also 224 and 168.
W. Allen conducted the 224 and 168.
[Bell News, Sept. 5, 1885, p181 & Church Bells, Sept. 11, 1885, p974.]

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