SJ9494 : A peal of Double Norwich Court

taken 3 years ago, near to Gee Cross, Tameside, Great Britain

A peal of Double Norwich Court
A peal of Double Norwich Court
One of three mural tablets in the ringing room at St George's. The inscription reads:

The
Chester
DIOCESAN GUILD.
MAY 10th 1930. IN 3 HOURS & 5 MINUTES.
A PEAL OF DOUBLE NORWICH COURT
BOB MAJOR 5024 CHANGES.
WILLIAM SHAW. TREBLE.
ARTHUR HAUGHTON. 2nd
JOHN H. BRIERLEY. 3rd
HARRY NORGROVE. 4th
JAMES SHAW. 5th
SAMUEL BOWKER. 6th
TOM WILDE. 7th
ALBERT HOUGH. TENOR.
COMPOSED AND CONDUCTED BY TOM WILDE.
RUNG TO COMMEMORATE THE 20th ANNIVERSARY
OF THE ACCESSION OF HIS MAJESTRY KING GEORGE V
ALSO AS A COMPLIMENT TO MR JAMES SHAW, WHO
HAS BEEN A RINGER AT THIS CHURCH
FOR 55 YEARS.
REV. H.J. GRAHAM.M.A.VICAR.
J.M.SIMON. A. BANCROFT. WARDENS.
St George's Church, Hyde
Prior to 1831, the Church of England had no place of worship in the township, and for ecclesiastical purposes Hyde was connected with the Parish Church of Stockport, which place many of the inhabitants attended. Others worshipped at Mottram, or at Denton Old Church.

The construction of the church began in 1831 and it was consecrated the following year. St. George's was first formed into an ecclesiastical parish in 1843.

Details of the early history of St George's can be found at (LinkExternal link The Annals of Hyde: St George's Church)

St George’s Church is a Grade II listed building (LinkExternal link British Listed Buildings).
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SJ9494, 1731 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Saturday, 13 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 17 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Religious sites 
Primary Subject of Photo
Church Interior 
Date (from Tags)
1930 
Person (from Tags)
William Shaw  Arthur Haughton  John H Brierley  Harry Norgrove  James Shaw  Samuel Bowker  Tom Wilde  Albert Hough  King George V  H J Graham  J M Simon  A Bancroft 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9485 9441 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:26.7858N 2:4.7404W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9485 9441
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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