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campanology

the art or skill of ringing bells musically
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A tough performer in Ireland this season, Campanology won a mile handicap at the Curragh under Murtagh, who also trained him, on his latest start last month.
His report was published: Campanology, Europe 1945-47: A Report on the Condition of Carillons on the Continent of Europe as a Result of the Recent war, on the Sequestration and Melting down of Bells by the Central Powers, and on Research into the Tonal Qualities of Bells made Accessible by War-Time Dislodgment (Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1948).
e bells will be hoisted up, one by one, through the ringing room oor to the belfry where they will be rehung by an experienced bell hanger assisted by some of the FACTFILE The proper term for bell-ring |is campanology Bells are cast, then tuned, |then sounded Change ringing began early |in the 17th century and now there are 4,000 peals in the UK every year A collection of bells is known |as a ring of bells St Mary's Church, Mirfield, |has 10 bells The main parts of a bell are |the barrel, the cannon and the clapper There are more than 7,000 | English-style rings
It's not the fault of the song - which I have to admit is one of the best pieces about campanology - but the fault of you lot.
Tomorrow, unless ground conditions deteriorate further, he'll have his first Galway Festival runner when partnering Campanology in the feature event, hoping the four-year-old, twice a winner for Richard Hannon, will run a big race in a very competitive handicap.
We climb 65 steps up a narrow and winding staircase of St Paul's Church in the Jewellery Quarter, before reaching the ringing chamber where he explains how a crush on a young female bell ringer led to his involvement in campanology as a youngster.
Does this person not realise that the bells are part of the British heritage and the custom has been going on for centuries, whether for death, birth, to celebrate a marriage, coronation and campanology practice.
Centenarian Ruth Pittham took up the art of campanology in her mid 20s and made her last visit to the ringing room at St Edith's when she was 80.
They want every church's campanology squad to be at full strength to send out a crescendo of noise to welcome in the next thousand years.
The percentage call has to be to look to the remaining horses with favourable draws, and we come up with a shortlist of Dubawi Sound (drawn 29), Shamaal Nibras (24), Loving Spirit (25), Enrol (1), Lightning Cloud (32), Campanology (31), Nassau Storm (5) and Dream Tune (30).
Richard Senior, of Kirkheaton, was 81 and regarded as one of the finest exponents of the art of campanology in the region.