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Some Interesting Facts

Each time the bells are rung they sound in a different order.

A 'quarter peal' is similar and lasts for about 45 minutes.

There are 720 different combinations on 6 bells.

There are 40,320 different combinations on 8 bells.

On 12 bells there are 479,001,600 different changes: (12x11x10x9 etc).

If a band of ringers rang every combination of changes on 12 bells, they would be ringing for 37 years!

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