Joe apparently created this page in 2011 or earlier, with the intent of eventually presenting information about change ringing.
His trip to England in the summer of 2013 included many change-ringing towers, and his preparations for that trip made heavy use of a new book,
Kev's Guide to Church Bells Around the World.
On the trip, Joe was greatly assisted by the book's author.
After his return, Joe wrote enthusiastically about that book, and his initial text apparently was included in this page.
But he put an improved version of that text into a
so we have removed the earlier version from this page.
Read Joe's obituary
in the Troy NY Record or
in the Albany NY Times-Union.