First ringing of the new year for the Miami tower.
Early Practice · Four ringers: Carroll, Judy, Thomas, and visitor James Sanderson whose home tower is York Minster in the UK. We took James up to see the bells, raised all eight since nine ringers had said they would be present, and rang.
- Rounds on the front four (1234), standing and rotating one bell to the right every so often.
- Long Places.
- Plain Hunt on Three with tenor behind.
Practice · Six ringers: Carroll, Jody, Judy, Ken, Thomas, and visitor James Sanderson.
- Rounds on Five, then on Six.
- Plain Hunt on Five with tenor behind.
- Rounds on the back five (45678) at the request of the visitor.
- Rang down in peal, first 45678 then 123.