Plain Royal

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5,017 Spliced Plain Caters and Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 946)
 234567890  1  2  3  4  5  7        
 42356978   -        -        Caters
 34256      -  -  -           Caters
 23456      -  -  -           Caters
 42356879   -     -  s        Caters
 34256      -  -  -           Caters |
 23456      -  -  -           Caters |
 32456978   -     -  -        Caters |A
 43256      -  -  -           Caters |
 24356      -  -  -           Caters |
 32456879   -     -  s        Caters
 43256      -  -  -           Caters
 24356      -  -  -           Caters
 65284937   -  -  s           Caters |
 352649078  s     -           Royal  |
 43562      -  -  -           Royal  |
 34265      -  -  -     s     Royal  |
 42365                     -  Royal  |B
 23465                     -  Royal  |
 43265                     s  Royal  |
 32465                     -  Royal  |
 264937580                 -  Royal  |
 46325789   s  -  -           Caters
 64325978   -        -  s     Caters
 42365         -  -  -        Caters
 24365879         A
 254937680        B
 65423978   -     s           Caters
 52463         -  -  -        Caters
 35264      -  -  s           Caters
 53462      -  -  s  s        Caters
 43265                  -     Caters
(34265879)        A                   

Contains 2,897 Grandsire Caters and 2,120 Grandsire Royal.

5,040 (5,004) Spliced Plain Caters and Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 3607)
234567890  1  4  7  8  9
423567890              -  Royal
62345897   s  -  s        Caters
42365978   s  -     3     Caters
62345789   s  -           Caters
234657890  s           2  Royal
Repeat three times, calling s for -
half-way and end.

Contains 2,880 Plain Bob Caters and 2,160 Plain Bob Royal, with 8 changes of method.
May be reduced to 5,004 by replacing one course of Plain Bob Royal by a course of Plain Bob Caters (in which case the call at 9 is now at 8; if there is a single at 1 it is retained); contains 3,024 Plain Bob Caters and 1,980 Plain Bob Royal, with from 8 to 10 changes of method, depending upon which course is altered.

Rung at Washington, DC (Cathedral) on 6 September 2015, conducted by Donald F Morrison.

5,004 Spliced Plain Caters and Royal (2 methods)

Barry F Peachey
23456   W  M  H
42356   6     -
34256   6     -
26453   6  s  -
42653   6     -
64253   6     -
23456      s  -
6=bbsbbs.

Contains 2700 Plain Bob Royal, 2304 Plain Bob Caters, with 30 changes of method. Start Caters and change the method every course. Alternatively ring 16 courses of Caters and 15 courses of Royal in any combination

Rung at Ticknall on 16 April 2011, conducted by Barry F PEachey.

5,040 Double Norwich Court Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
234567890   1  2  3  8  9
432569078   3* -        -
52346       2        2
24356       3        -
234567089   s  -         
45362       -     -  -
563427890         4  -  -
26345             s
43265       -        s
63245       6        s
52346       s     s
43256       s        s
23456       3*           
3*=bbs, 4=sbsb, 6=bbsbbs.

5,120 Double Norwich Court Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
234567890   1  2  3  8  9
432569078   3* -        -
432568790   4* s        -
53264       4*    s  s
43265             s
24365       3+
5362478          a
42365       s     s  2*
63254       5*    s  s
43256             s  ss
23456       3*           
2*=bs, 3*=bbs, 3+=sbs, 4*=sbsb, 5*=bbsbb.
a=1.2.3.4.s5.9.s10.s12

5,040 Double Norwich Court Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
234567890   1  2  3  4  7  8  9
324907856   4        s  s
324567890   6        s  s
243569078   -  -              -
243567089   6  -
45263       2*    s        -
652437890         6        s  -
24356       s     2        -
23456       s                  
2=sb, 4=bbsb, 6=bbsbbs.

5,040 Double Norwich Court Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
234567890   1  2  3  6  8  9
432569078   3* -           -
532647890   6  -  s     s  -
43265             s
63254       6     s     s
43256             s
674523890   3*    s  s     6
6345278              s
234567890         s        ss
3*=bbs, 6=bbsbbs

5,400 (5,040) Double Norwich Court Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
23456   O  V  I
34256   -     3
42356   -     3
53264   s  s  s
43265   3  s
32465   -     3
23465   2*     
2 part. 2*=bs.

Contains 24 56s and 24 65s. For 5040 omit one block of 3.

5,020 Double Norwich Court Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
23456   1  3  8
42356   2     ss
43562    (a)
23465      -
63452   4  s  s
23456      s
24356   5
23564    (a)
43265      -
63254   6  s  s
43256      s
23456   3*     
3*=bbs, 4=bsbs, 5=bbsbb, 6=bbsbbs.
a=s1,2,s3,4,s5,9,s10 (13 leads)

5,040 Double Norwich Court Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
23456   O  V  I
52364   3* -  s
42365   3  s
62354   3  s  s
65234   2     -
32456      2  2
2 part. 3*=sbb.

Contains 24 56s, 24 65s.

5,160 Double Norwich Court Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
23456   M  W  H
24356         s
53246      1  3*
26345   1     s
42365      1   
6 part. 3*=bsb.

Contains 24 56s, 24 65s.

5,040 Double Norwich Court Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
234567890   1  2  3  8  9
423569078   2  -        -
523647890   3  -  s  s  -
42365             s
23465       -            
4 part, calling s for first bob in alternate parts.

5,000 Grandsire Royal

Richard I Allton
234567890   1  2  3  4  5  6
42356       -  -  -  s       |
34256       -  -  -  s       |
43256       -  -  -  -       |A
24356       -  -  -  s       |
32456       -  -  -  s       |
32654       -  -  -     -
23654              A
65324          -  -  -
25364          -  -  -  -
52364              A
32465                      -
23465              A
234659078   -     s  -  -
32465              A
462357890      s  s  -
36245          -  -  -  -
63245              A
23546                      -
32546              A
52643                      -
64253          -  -  -
46352       -  -  -     s
34652       -  -  -  s
23456       -  -  -         
Published in A Collection of Grandsire Compositions (2004).

5,080 Grandsire Royal

Richard I Allton
234567890   1  2  3  4  5  6
42356       -  -  -  s       |
34256       -  -  -  s       |
43256       -  -  -  -       |A
24356       -  -  -  s       |
32456       -  -  -  s       |
32654       -  -  -     -
23654              A
65324          -  -  -
25364          -  -  -  -
52364              A
32465                      -
23465              A
234659078   -     s  -  -
32465              A
624357890      s  s  -  -
26435              A
62534       -  -  -     s
52436                      -
25436              A
45632                      -
54632       -  -  -  -
63452          -  -  -
46352       -  -  -  s
34652       -  -  -  s
23456       -  -  -         
Published in A Collection of Grandsire Compositions (2004).

5,200 (5,020) Grandsire Royal

Robert D S Brown
23456  1  2  3  4  5  6  7
43625  s           -        |
23645 [s                    |
63524  s]          -        |A
35264  s              -     |
23564                    2  |
53426  s           -
34256  s              -
42356                    -
32456                    s
32564         A
42536  s           s
25346  s              -
53246                    -
23546                    s
2-part.

For 5020, omit one pair of [bracketed] singles at 1.

Published in A Collection of Grandsire Compositions (2004).

5,040 Grandsire Royal

Denis Crowe
2345678   1  2  3  4  5  6  7
6342758   -           s
3452768      s           -
24537        -  -  -  -
52437                       2
24357     s              -
42357     -  -  -  -         
6-part
Published in A Collection of Grandsire Compositions (2004).

5,000 Grandsire Royal

Frank E Darby
23456   1  2  3  4  5  6  7
62354   -  -  -
26354   -  -  -  -
63254                     -
53264      -  -  -  -
32564                     -
23564   -  -  -  -
52364                     2
32465                  -   
43265                     2 |
34265   -  -  -  -          |A
23465                     2 |
63425      -  -  -  -
53426                  s
35426           A
54236   s              -
45236           A
35246      -  -  -  -
53246           A
32456   s              -
23456           A          
Published in A Collection of Grandsire Compositions (2004).

5,120 Grandsire Royal

David R Finch
23456   1  2  8
63254   3     -
25634   2  -
43562   s  -  -
23465   2  s  s
4 part, calling s for
first bob at 1 in parts
2 and 4.

Calls are made as in Double Norwich Caters, as the treble in 4-5 up. For those who don't want to ring 6 blows behind.

5,040 Grandsire Royal

David R Finch
23456   1  5  6
43625   s  -
63245   s     s
32465   s     -
24635   s     -
64325   s     s
43265   s     -
32645   s     -
6 part.

Contains 14 56s and 65s,

5,000 Grandsire Royal

Roy LeMarechal
23456  1  2  3  4  5  6  7
32654  -  -  -    [s
62354                    s]
52364     -  -  -  -
23564                    -
63524     -  -  -  -
53426                 -
35426  -  -  -  -
43526                    2
34526  -  -  -  -
45326                    -
4-part, calling [bracketed]  calls in part one only.
Published in A Collection of Grandsire Compositions (2004).

5,179 Grandsire Royal

Roy LeMarechal
234567890   1  2  3  4  5  6  7
234569708   -           -  -       |
234560798   -     -  -  -          |
_______________________________    |B
42356                         2 |  |
24356       -  -  -  -          |A |
32456                         2 |  |
324569708   -     -  -  -
324560987   -           -  -
23456               A
234569780          2B
234568907   -           -  -
234568709   -  -     -  -
42356                         2
24356       -  -  -  -
34625       s           -
46325                         -
43265       8.14
32465                         -
23465       -  -  -  -
34265                         -
Published in A Collection of Grandsire Compositions (2004).

5,040 Grandsire Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 917)
23456  1  2  3  4  5
32654  -  -  -     s    (5 leads)
42635  s           s    (6)
64235  -  -  -  s       (5)
34265     -  -  -  -    (5)
Repeat eleven times, calling s for - half-way and end.

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s.

Published in A Collection of Grandsire Compositions (2004).

5,040 Grandsire Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 918)
23456  1  2  3  4  5  10
43625  -  -  -  -  -  -     (11 leads)
23645     -  -  -  -        (5)
64325     -  -  -           (6)
24365     -  -  -  -        (5)
24563  -  -  -     -        (5)
42563  -  -  -  -           (5)
42365  -  -  -     -        (5)
Repeat five times.

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s.

Published in A Collection of Grandsire Compositions (2004).
Rung at Hillingdon on 4 January 2015, conducted by James White.

5,280 (5,020) Grandsire Royal

Brian V Mountjoy
23456  1  2  3  4  5  7
23654  -  -  -    [-   
36254                 - |
62354                 -]|
26354  -  -  -  -       |A
63254                 - |
32654                 - |
52634     -  -  -  -
62534                 s
32564     -  -  -  -
23564        A         
Repeat twice.

Reduce to 5,020 by omitting the bracketed bobs from the first part.

Published in The Ringing World (2000, page 424) and A Collection of Grandsire Compositions (2004).

5,040 Grandsire Royal

Nicholas J Parkes
234567890  1  2  3  4  5
234569078  -     s  -  -
324567098  -     -  -  s
234567089  -  s  -  -
32456      -  -  -  -
62435      s           s
624357890  -  s     -  -
43265         -  -  -
34265      -  -  -  -   
6-part.
Published in A Collection of Grandsire Compositions (2004).

5,100 Grandsire Royal

Christian M Peckham
234567890  1  2  3  4  5  6
324569708  -           -  s
45236         -  -  -          |
___________________________    |
23546         -  -  -       |  |
43526         -  -  -  -    |  |
52346         -  -  -       |  |
34256         -  -  -       |  |A
25436         -  -  -       |B |
35426         -  -  -  -    |  |
42536         -  -  -       |  |
53246         -  -  -       |  |
24356         -  -  -       |  |
423560987  -           -  s
23456           A
324568079  -           -  s
452367089     s  -  -
24356           B
423567890  -  s     -  s
23456           A          
Published in A Collection of Grandsire Compositions (2004).

5,040 Grandsire Royal

Philip A B Saddleton
234567890   1  2  3  4  5
324         -  -  -  -
426587093            -  -
246         -  -  -  -
648507392            -  -
456789023   -  -  -  -   
9-part.
Published in A Collection of Grandsire Compositions (2004).

5,099 Grandsire Royal

Roger N Scholes
234567890   1  2  3  4  5  6  7
834265970   -  s  s
234567980            -  -  -   
42356                         2 |
24356       -  -  -  -          |A
32456                         2 |
32654       -  -  -     -
65234          -  -  -
23564          -  -  -
23465       -  -  -     -
32465               A
32564       -  -  -     -
25364                         -
25463       -  -  -     -
54263                         -
45263       -  -  -  -
25347698    -           -      
5234        -  -  -  -          |
4235           -  -  -  -       |
2435        -  -  -  -          |B
5432           -  -  -  -       |
4532        -  -  -  -          |
5342                          -
2345                B
3425                          -
5423                B
4253                          -
3254                B          
Published in A Collection of Grandsire Compositions (2004).

5,000 Grandsire Royal

Keith W Scudamore
23456   1  2  3  4  5
42356   -  -  -  s
52643      -  -  s  -
65243   -  -  -  s   
26543   -  -  -  s    |
62543   -  -  -  -    |A
56243   -  -  -  s    |
25643   -  -  -  s
54623      -  -  -  s
65423   -  -  -  s
25463      -  -  -  -
42563   -  -  -  s
54263   -  -  -  s
45263   -  -  -  -
24563   -  -  -  s   
4-part, calling 1.2.3.4 for A in all parts but 3rd.
Published in A Collection of Grandsire Compositions (2004).

5,039 Grandsire Royal

Bernard H Taylor
234567890   1  2  3  4  5  6  7
42356                         2
24356       -  -  -  -
32456                         2
63254       -  -  -
25364          -  -  -
52364       -  -  -  -
32465                      -
23465       -  -  -  -
42365                         2
243659807   -        -  -
324659708   -  -     -         
23465       -  -  -  -          |  |
43562                      -    |A |
34562       -  -  -  -          |  |
24365                      2    |  |B
_______________________________    |
43265               A              |
34265       -  -  -  -             |
432650789   -        -  -
342658790   -        -  -
32465               B
42563                      -
62543          -  -  -  -
325476980      -     -         
Published in A Collection of Grandsire Compositions (2004).

5,000 King-of-the-Mountains Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
234567890   1  2  3  6  7  8  9
32456                         3*
323907856         s  s        6
643259078   s     s     -
32465          s              -
34265                         s
23465                         -
24365          s              4*
243658790   s              -  6
345629078   -           -  s
534627890   -              -  -
32465                   -     2
52463                   s
23456          s        s     3*
3*=bbs, 4*=bsbs, 6=bbsbbs.

5,040 King-of-the-Mountains Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
234567890   1  2  3  4  6  7  8  9
63452                      s
6745238              s
3245678              s     s     3*
324907856         s     s        6
432567890         s     s        -
432569078   -                 -  6
243567890   -                 -  -
64325          s           s
24365          s                 6
54326          s           s
23456          s                 s
3*=bbs, 6=bbsbbs.

5,040 King-of-the-Mountains Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
234567890   1  2  3  4  6  7  8  9
234560879   ss                -
234568790   2                 s  3
63425          s           s
23465          s                 6
534269078   -  s           s  s
324567890   -  s              -  3*
62435          s           s
32465          s                 6
52436          s           s
23456          s                 3*

5,040 King-of-the-Mountains Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
234567890   1  2  3  6  7  8  9
42356                         -
423907856         s  s        3
342567890         s  s        -
342569078   -              -  3
642357890   -  s        s  -
34265          s              3
54236          s        s
32456          s              s
2 part.

5,040 King-of-the-Mountains Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
2345678   W     M  H
32456              3*
3245687  B,V,sF,B  6*
6243587   s     s
2346587   s        3*
2 part. 3*=bbs, 6*=bbsbbs.

Contains 24 56s, 24 65s at the back.

Rung at Minehead on 14 September 2010.

5,080 King-of-the-Mountains Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
234567890   1  2  6  7  8  9
234560879               -
423568790   2           s  -
62345          s     s
42365          s           6
52346          s     s
23456          s           2
254637089   s3.s8.9.s10
35264                2
234569078      -     -  -
423567890   -           -  -
62345          s     s
42365          s           3
52346          s     s
23456          s           5*
5*=bsbbs, 6=bbsbbs.

5,760 (5,040) King-of-the-Mountains Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
234567890   1  2  7  8  9
63425          s  s
23465          s        6
53426          s  s
234560879      s     -
234568790   2        s  6
2 part. 6=bbsbbs.

For 5040, call one 6H as 3H.

5,040 Little Bob Royal

Robert T Kakuk
23456   W  M  H
43625   s  -
63245   2     -
53246      s  3
32645      s  2
62534   s  -      |
52364   2     -   |
42365      s  3   |A
35264      s  -   |
23564      3  -   |
53426   s  -  3   |
25436   -     3   |
43256   -     -   |
26354      s  -   |B
63254      3  2   |
24356      s  -   |
32456      ss -   |
23645     A
63524   s  -
53264   2     -
24365      s  -
43265      3  2
25364      s  -
32564      3  -
23456     B    

Contains 24 56s, 24 65s, 44 little bell.

5,112 Little Bob Royal

John R Ketteringham (no 6)
23456  W   M   H
24635  -   -   2*
32645  -       3
43625  -       3
62435  -       -
24365  s       2
32465      3   -
23465  2+      3
42635  -       3*
34625  -  [3]
23645  -        
Repeat twice, omitting [3].
2* = s -; 2+ = - s; 3* = s - -.

5,000 Little Bob Royal

John R Ketteringham (no 39)
23456  W   M   H
46325  s   s   -
65324      -   2
63254  -       2
26354  3       -
52364  -
23564      a
35624  s       2
36254  -       2 |
53264  -       3 |
23654  2       - |A
63524  2       - |
26534  -         |
34625  s  2  -
26435     A
64325  s     2
23465     A
34526  s  s  2
25436     A
54326  s     2
23456     A     
a = 6ths, B, 7ths.
Published in Composition 501 (1984, page 57).

5,040 Little Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 388)
234567890   2  4  5  7  9
62435          -  s
52364          s  2     3
32465             -     3
53426          -  s
42536          -        -
35246          2        2
65234          s  s
352649078   -  s  3  -
235649708   s           -
54362             -     s
23465             -     -
234658790            -  3
53426          s  s
23456          s        3
452369078   -  -     s  -
452367890   -        -
23546          s        -
25436          -        2
32456          -        3
Repeat.

Contains all 9 near misses.

5,040 Little Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 389)
234567890     B   W  T  H
2354687       s         s
23456         s         3
2354678       s         s
45236         s   -     -
53426         s         2
26435         ss  -  s  3
24365             -     2
2536487              s  s
32465                s  -
3254768      F/I  2
324576        s         3
435276        s   -
2436587       -         2
2536478              s  s
32465                s  -
25436             2  s  3
32456         ss  -     3
Repeat. s = 1278.

Contains all 24 each 567890s, 657890s, 568790s and 658790s, the maximum with the treble fixed 100 67890s, and all 9 near misses.

5,184 (5,040) Little Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 3664)
23456  W   M   H
63452      s
54632  -       s
65432      ss  -
42365  2   -  [s]
Repeat eleven times, omitting [s]
half-way and end.

Reduce to 5,040 by omitting ssM from any two parts.
Especially suitable for hand bells.

Rung on handbells at Coggeshall on 13 October 2008, conducted by Alan P Mayle.

5,184 (5,040) Little Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 3665)
23456  W   M   H
42356          -
62354      s
54623  -   2*  s
34625      s
23645  -   3
42536  -   2*
65423  -   -  [-]
36452  -   -   2*
26354  ss  2
24365  -   -   2
Repeat three times, calling s for [-]
in alternate parts.
2* = - s.

Reduce to 5,040 by omitting the 3M from any one part, or by omitting ssW from any two parts.
Especially suitable for hand bells: throughout either both 3-4 and 5-6 are in their home positions, or at least one of 3-4 or 5-6 are coursing.

5,040 Little Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 3666)
234567890  2  4  5  9
42356               -
346257089  -  -  -   
65423         6  - [s] |
26453         -  4     |A
23465         -  -  5  |
42365               -
345267890  2  -  -
23465           A*   
Repeat.
6 = s - - s - -; 4 = - s - s; 5 = s - - s -.
A* = A, calling - for [s].

Especially suitable for hand bells.

5,472 (5,040) Little Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 3667)
2345678  W  M  H
4263587  -  -  x
65234    6  - [s]
36254    -  6
23465    -  -  6
Repeat three times, calling - for [s]
in alternate parts.
x = 1278.
6 = - - s - - s.

Reduce to 5,040 by calling 3 for any two instances of 6.
Especially suitable for hand bells.

Rung on handbells at Cambridge (102 Mawson Road) on 13 March 2012, conducted by Michael G Purday.

5,184 (5,040) Little Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 3668)
2345678  B  W  M  T  H
42356                -
4253687  x  3        x
46352    x        x
34265          3  x [z]
23465                -
Repeat seven times, calling - for [z]
in parts 2, 4, 6 and 8, and s for [z]
in parts 3 and 7.
x = 1278; z = 1456.

Reduce to 5,040 by omitting any one block of 3.
Especially suitable for hand bells: 5-6 are always either home or coursing.

5,184 (5,040) Little Bob Royal

Nicholas J Parkes
234567890  2  4  5  9
534267089  -  s     3*
23456         s    ss
634257908  -  s  s
42365         s     -
623457890  -  s     3
42365         s    ss
Repeat 5 times.

Omit 3* in the 4th part for 5,040.

Published in The Ringing World (2003, page 294).

5,040 Little Bob Royal

Alex W Tatlow (No 1)
234567890   3  4  5  6  7  9
42356          3        3  -
62345          s  s        3
35264          s  s        -
52364                   3  2
62354          s           3
34265          s  s        - |
342907865   s        s     3 |B
342957860            s       |
423657890   s              2 |
52346              B        
34256          s           - |
342907856   s        s     3 |C
342967850            s       |
324567890   s              s |
43256                      -
63245          s  s        3
53264          s  s        3
63254          s           3
24365          s  s        -
243907865   s        s     3
243957860            s
432657890   s           3  2
25346          s  s        -
253907846   s        s     3
253967840            s
325467890   s              -
53246                   3  -
23456              C        

Contains 144 combination rollups, with 24 each 098765s, 098756s, 098764s.

5,000 Lyme Regis Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
234567890   1  3  4  5  7  8  9
32456                         3*
234567089            -        3*
63452                      s
34562       s                 2
632458790      s  -  -  s
43265       s                 6*
25346       s              s  -
24356       -                 3*
364528079            -     s  -
243657890      s  -  -     -
42365                         2*
52364                      s
23456       s              -  3*
3*=bbs, 6*=bbsbbs, 2*=sb.

Contains 24 56s, 12 65s at the back, and 31 little bell at the front. Also true to Plain Bob Plain Royal.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Richard J Angrave
23456   W  M  H
34256         3*
62345   -  -  -
34625   -  ss -
34526      2*
35642   -  s  2
43652   -     ss
63245   s  -
24365   s     -
2 part. 3*=sbs, 2*=bs.

For handbells, with lots of coursing for 3-4 and 5-6.

Rung on handbells at Coventry on 23 March 2005.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Samuel M Austin
234567890   1  4  5  8  9
24356                   s
43256                   2
62354                -  -
563247089   -     -
45362       -        s
235649708      -  s  -  -
54362                s  -
23465                s  s
24365                   s
243658790      -        6
54326       s        s
23456       s           s
234568079         -
423569807      -  s     -
423567890      -
62345       s        s
23465       s           2
43526       s        -
23546       s
45236       -           s
23456       -           -
6=bbsbbs.

Contains all near misses.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Stephen J Bedford
234567890   1  4  5  6  8  9
234590786   3  -  -  -     6
234570689            -     6
234560987            -     6
234567890      -  -     3  6
6=bbsbbs.

5,000 Plain Bob Royal

Daniel Brady
234567890   1  2  3  4  5  6  8  9
64523       ss -  -  -  -
345260897            5        s
345267890            s
45236       s                    2
23546       s                    -
25346       ss                   3*
35246       ss                   2*
34256       -                    2
34256                            s
342907856         s        s     6
234567890         s        s     -
2*=bs, 3*=bsb, 3+=bbs, 5*=bbsbb, 6=bbsbbs.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Daniel Brady
234567890   1  2  4  5  6  8  9
453260987   s     -  -        -
453260798            -        ss
453260879            -
234560987   -        -        s
423567890         -  -        -
62345       s              s  3
52364       s              s  3
34256       s              s  -
32456                         s
Repeat.

Contains Mega Tittums course.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Daniel Brady
234567890   1  3  4  5  6  8  9
234560987         -  -          |A
436527890         -  -     -    |
436520987         -  -          |B
654327890   -     -  -        - |
45236               A
452360987         -  -
325467890   s     -  -        s
52643               A
64523               B
54326               A          
543260987         -  -
432567890   s     -  -        2
42356                         s
62345       s              s  3
52364       s              s  3
34256       s              s  -
324907856      s        s     s
34290                         s
234567890      s        s     -

Contains 19 56s with 72 little bell runs.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Daniel Brady
234567890   1  4  5  8  9
43652       3        -
65432       -           -
645320798      -  2     s
54236                -
32546       -           s
53246       6           -
632450987         2  s
623457890      -  -     5
24365       s           2*
35246       -        s  -
23456       -           4
6=bbsbbs, 5=bbsbb, 4=bbsb, 2=sb.

Contains Mega-Tittums course.

5,000 Plain Bob Royal

Daniel Brady
234567890   1  3  4  5  6  8  9
42356       3                 -
25346       2
423098765   1.5.6.8.s9.12.13.17
23409                         5*
324567890   5.6.8.s9.12.13.s17
64532       2              -  -
645320987         -  -        6
254367890         -  -     -  -
24356       -                 2
23456       3                 s
5*=bsbbbs, 6=bbsbbs.

Contains 24 098765s and 20 56s at the back, and 24 567890s and 20 098765s off the front

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Robert D S Brown
234567890   3  4  5  6  9
234567980         s
423567890         s     -
423907856   s        s  3
342567890   s        s  -
423560987      -  -     2
423570986            s
423576890      -  -     3
342560987      -  -  s  -
324567890      -  -     s
2 part.

5,080 Plain Bob Royal

Christopher S Caryer
2345678   W  B  M  H
4235678      1  -  e
2634578   s     -  2
5326487   -     -  2*
32465           s  2
e=18, x=1278. 2*=xb.
4 part, calling H for first course in parts 2 and 4, and single halfway and end.
Rung at Whitchurch on 1 November 2008.

5,760 Plain Bob Royal

Phillip S George
234567890   1  4  5  6  9
234567089         -
234569078      -
452379806   -     -  s  -*
234576890   -  -        -+
8 part, calling s for -* in alternate parts,
and s for -+ halfway and end.

Contains 20 67890s, 76890s, 24 8790s and 48 5432s at the back, and 24 7890s off the front.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Len Goodall
23456  B  M  H
52346  s     -
32645     -  *
Repeat 11 times, calling single at * in 2 parts
half a peal apart and adding 3H at * twice to taste.
s=1278.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Graham R Hayward
23456   W   M   H
64235   -   -   -
36245   -       3
32465   -  ss   2
Repeat 3 times, calling single for bob halfway and end.
Published in The Ringing World (2003, page 294).

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

David Heighton
23456  W  M  H
64523  2  -  -
34265  s  2  3
23546  -  -  3
25436  -     2
32456  -     3
Repeat.
Published in The Ringing World (2000, page 522).
Rung at Norwich (St Peter Mancroft) on 4 August 1999.

5,220 Plain Bob Royal

Thomas J Hinks
23456   W  M  H
42356         -
35426   -     -
56423      -  2
65324      2  2
64352   -  -  2
53462   2     2
32465      -  5*
23564      2  2
45236   -  -  -
24536      3  -
45326   2     s
23456   -     3*
5*=bsbbs, 2*=bsb.

Contains 205 little bell runs, with 16 56s and 20 65s.

Rung on handbells at Holybourne Vicarage on 21 August 2007.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Julian O Howes (No 2)
23456   W  M  H
52436   -     3
46253   s  s  -
52463   -     s
32465      s  3
42563      -
56342   2  -  3
35264   -  -
24356   -  -  s
2 part, omitting one block of 3.

Contains 24 65s at the back. For 5016 Plain Bob Maximus, omit all 3H, and replace one with SS.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Robert T Kakuk
23456   W  M  H
46352      s  -
25463   -  2* -
42356   -  -
53246   s     s*
26354   s  s  -
32465   -  -   
4 part, omitting s* in alternate parts. 2*=bs.

Contains 24 56s, 24 65s.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Robert T Kakuk
 23456   W  M  H
 24356         s
 34526   s     2*
 42536   2     ss  |
 45326   -     2   |
 43256   -     2   |A
 63245   s  s      |
 23465   s     3*  |
(24365)        s
 34625   2     -
 23456     A    
2*=bs, 3*=sbb.

Contains 24 56s, 24 65s.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Robert T Kakuk
234567890   3  4  5  6  9
234560879      -
234569780      s  s
234509876         s  s
234589670            -
234789650   s
234507698   -        s
423567890            -  -
4 part, calling single halfway and end. 2*=sb.

Contains 16 56s, 108 four bell runs at the back, and 108 four bell runs at the front.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Robert T Kakuk
23456   W  M  H
42356         -
62345   s  s  3
23465   s     2
42365      ss -
35246   s  s  -
52346   ss    2
43256   s     3*
26345   s  s  -
63245   ss    2
43265   s     3
53246   s  s  3
24356   s     -
23456   ss    s
3*=bsb.

Contains 24 56s, 24 65s, 42 four bell runs at the back, and 42 four bell runs at the front.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Robert T Kakuk
23456   W  M  H
46352      s  -
25463   -  2* -
42356   -  -
53246   s     s*
26354   s  s  -
32465   -  -   
4 part, omitting s* in alternate parts. 2*=bs.

Contains 24 56s, 24 65s.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Robert T Kakuk
 23456   W  M  H
 24356         s
 34526   s     2*
 42536   2     ss  |
 45326   -     2   |
 43256   -     2   |A
 63245   s  s      |
 23465   s     3*  |
(24365)        s
 34625   2     -
 23456     A    
2*=bs, 3*=sbb.

Contains 24 56s, 24 65s.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Robert T Kakuk
23456789   V  B  E  M  H
23495768   s  s  2* ss
23495786      s
23465789   s           3
23496758   s  s  2*
23496785      s
32456789   s           3*
32495768   s  s  2* 3
32495786      s
32465789   s           3
32496758   s  s  2* ss
32496785      s
23456789   s           3*
E=6ths. 2*=bs, 3*=bbs.

Contains 24 56s, 24 65s, 42 four bell runs at the back, and 42 four bell runs at the front, with Backrounds.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

John R Ketteringham (no 7)
23456  W   M   H
63425  s   s
64235  -       2
63245  -       3*
46235  -       3
26345  2       -
36425  2       -
23465  -        
Repeat.
3* = - - s.
Published in Composition 501 (1984, page 57).
Rung at Claines on 30 December 1972.

5,140 Plain Bob Royal

John R Ketteringham (no 10)
23456  W     M  H
26453  s  a     -
46352        -
62354  -  a     -
63524  -        2
34526        -  2
35246  -        2 |
43256  -        3 |
23546  2        - |A
53426  2        - |
25436  -          |
54326  s        2
23456     A      
a = 7ths, V, F, 6ths.
Rung at East Retford on 26 March 1960.

5,000 Plain Bob Royal

John R Ketteringham (no 21)
23456  W     M  H
64253  s  a
43265  s     -  2
23564        -
34526  s     -  2
35246  -        2 |
43256  -        3 |
23546  2        - |A
53426  2        - |
25436  -          |
54326  s        2
23456     A      
a = 7ths, V, F, 6ths
Rung at Isleworth on 18 January 1964.

5,400 (5,040) Plain Bob Royal

Richard Malthouse
234567890   4  5  9
234567089      -  6*
234569708   -  s  6*
324568790   -     3*
2 part. 6*=bbsbbs, 3*=bbs.

For 5040 call 4 (bsbs or sbsb) for one block of 6.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 274)
23456  W B/F/I M  H
42356      x      -
64523  -       2
54326      x   -
32456  s          -
65432  2       s
25436      x   s
24356  -          2
62345  -       s
24365  s          3*
42365      x      3*
52346  s       s
23456  s          2
3* = - - s.

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s, and 30 each 23456s and 65432s.

Published in The Ringing World (2003, page 294).
Rung at Washington, DC (Cathedral) on 11 November 2001, conducted by Donald F Morrison.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 275)
234567890  1  5  8  9
64325      s     -  -
243657089  s  -     6
243657890     2     6
Repeat. 6 = s - - s - -.
Rung at Atlanta on 22 October 2000, conducted by Donald F Morrison.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 899)
234567890  1  3  4  5  6  8  9
42356                        -
62345      s              s
423650987  s     -  -        3
423657890        -  -        3
53246      s              -  -
432907856  s  s        s     3
324567890     s        s     2
Repeat.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 1032)
23456  W  M  H
34256        2
23645  -  -
53642  ss s*
63245     -
24365  s     -
Repeat three times.
Call - for s* in alternate parts.

Especially suitable for handbells.

Rung on handbells at Londonderry, New Hampshire on 4 November 1989, conducted by Donald F Morrison.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 1252)
234567890  1  4  5  8  9
42356                  -
62345      s        s
423650987  s  -  -     3
234657890     -  -     2
Repeat three times, calling s for -
halfway and end.
Rung at Washington, DC (Cathedral) on 20 April 2003, conducted by Donald F Morrison.

5,000 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 1253)
23456789  W    B    M  H
62435     -         s
32465     s            3
52436     s         s
57392648  -    sT   -
23457689    s7ths,sF
453276    s            -
325476    s            -
2436587        1
5432687   s         s
2345687   s            s
7623458        6    -  -
452637    s  s7ths  s
23546     s         s  -
54326     s            -
24356     s            3
63425     s         -  -
23465     s            3
53426     s         s
23456     s            3

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s, and all 9 near misses.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (arr) (no. 2393)
23456  W  M  H
62435  -  s
32465  s     3
34526  -  s  2
23546  -     3
25436  -     2
32456  -     3
Repeat.
Rung at Bury St Edmunds on 28 December 2006, conducted by Timothy P Hart.
Rung on handbells at Washington, DC (1440 N Street) on 9 April 2012, conducted by Michael G Purday.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 2394)
23456  W  M  H
42356        -
23546  s     2
53426  2     -
63425     s
23465  s     3
24536  -  s  2
53246  -     -
32456  s     2
Repeat.
Rung at Charleston (Grace Church) on 11 September 2005, conducted by Donald F Morrison.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 2865)
23456  W  M  H
42356        -
35426  -     -
56423     -  2
45362  -  -
24356  -  s  3
64352     s
35642  -     -
26435  2  -  -
24365  -     2
Repeat.

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s, and 88 little bell rollups.

Rung at St Helens (St Helen) on 22 December 2007, conducted by Daniel J Vernon.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 7223)
23456  W  M  H
42356        -
32654     -
46325  -  -  -
24365  -     3
34625  2     -
35642  -  -  2
36452  -     2
23465  -  s  3
53462     s
52436  -  -  2
64523  -  -  -
54326     -
24356  s     3
63425  s  -  -
46532  -  -
25463  -  -  -
23456  -  -  2

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s, 89 little bell rollups at the back and 89 little bell rollups at the front.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 7223a)
23456  W  M  H
42356        -
32654     -
46325  -  -  -
24365  -     3
26543  -  2  2
35264  -  -  -
42563     -  -
54326  -  -
24356  s     3
34625  s  -
35642  -  -  2
36452  -     2
23465  -  s  3
53462     s
46532  -     -
25463  -  -  -
23456  -  -  2

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s, 95 little bell rollups at the back and 95 little bell rollups at the front.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 7466)
234567  W  S  M  H
34256            2
36452         2  -
46253         -
24365   -     -  3
53462         -  -
674523  -  -
453627  -  -     -
42563         2  -
54326   -     -
24356   s        3
63425   s     -  -
23465   s        3
46325   s        -
65324         -  2
64352   -     -  2
573624  -  -
234567  -  -  -  -
S = 7ths.

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s, and 82 each little bell rollups at the back and little bell rollups at the front.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 7467)
234567  W  S  M  H
43526   2        -
65432   -     -  -
674523     -
234657  -  -  s  3
45362         s  -
42563         2  -
35642   2     -  -
64352   -        -
573624  -  -
624537  -  -  2  -
63254         2  -
26435   -     -
32465   -        3
54326   -     -  -
24356   s        3
35426   s        -
23456   -         
S = 7ths.

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s, and 74 each little bell rollups at the back and little bell rollups at the front.

5,900 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 7969)
23456  W  M  H
64352  -  a
35642  -     -
46532  2     2
53462  -     -
43265     -  ss
52364     -  -
32465     -  ss
23564     2  2
45236  -  -  -
34256  -     ss
25346  -     -
42356  -     ss
34625  -  -
62345  -     -
53624  -  -  -
46325     -  -
24365  -     ss
53246  -  -  -
52436  -     2
64523  -  -  -
35426     -  -
23456  -     ss
a = 7ths,V,F,6ths.

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s, and 212 little bell rollups, 106 each at the back and at the front.
Especially suitable for a 900th anniversary.

5,900 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 7970)
234567890  W  B  M  H
234567089     1     6*
56234      -     2  -
54263      -     -  2
24365            -  6*
Repeat, calling 6 bobs Before in the first
course instead of just one.
6* = s - - s - -.
The W, M and H positions are such that calls at them
affect the little bells in the usual way, while the B
position is such that the tenor runs out at these bobs.

Especially suitable for a 900th anniversary.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 7974)
23456  W   M   H
56423  2   -   2
45362  -   -
36245  2   -
43265  -       ss
26435  -       -
32465  -       ss
46325  -       -
24365  -       ss
Repeat.

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s, and 152 little bell rollups, 76 each at the back and at the front.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 7975)
23456  W   M   H
56423  2   -   2
45362  -   -
34256  -   -   ss
36452      2   -
43265  -   -   ss
52364      -   -
32465      -   ss
23564      2   2
53462      -
46532  -       -
24365  -   2   ss
34562      -
25346  -   -   -
42356  -       ss
35426  -       -
23456  -       ss

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s, and 154 little bell rollups, 77 each at the back and at the front.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Donald F Morrison (no. 7976)
23456  W   M   H
45236  -       -
34256  -       ss
25346  -       -
42356  -       ss
34625  -   -
35642  -   -   2
36452  -       2
43265  -   -   ss
52364      -   -
32465      -   ss
54263      -   -
24365      -   ss
53462      -   -
24536  -   -   -
53246  -       -
56234  -   -   2
42563  -   -   -
35426  -   -   -
23456  -       ss

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s, and 164 little bell rollups, 82 each at the back and at the front.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Nicholas J Parkes
234567890  1  5  8  9
42356               -
62345      s     s
34265      s        -
423657089     -     2
342657908     -     -
234657890     -     -
Repeat 3 times, calling single for bob halfway and end.
Published in The Ringing World (2003, page 294).
Rung at Chesterfield on 8 June 1997.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Jonathan H Potter (arr) (No 27)
234567890   1  4  5  8  9
524360987   -  -  -
524367890      -  -
354260987   -  -  -
354267890      -  -
234560987   -  -  -
436527890      -  -  -
436520987      -  -
632547890      -  -  -
632540987      -  -
423567890      -  -  -  -
423560987      -  -
342567890      -  -     -
342560987      -  -
324567890      -  -     s
2 part.

Contains 24 56s and 560987s.

5,060 Plain Bob Royal

Jonathan H Potter (No 86)
23456789   W  N  V  F  B  I  E  M  H
34256                              2
62738495            -        2
63742598                  -     -
26539478      -              -     -
53247869   2              -  -     -
25397468         -                 -
35792468                        -
79352468   -                       -
29753468                        2
23497568      -                 2  -
52394687      -        s  -        s
27593846         -     -
35496287   -        -
64937582         2  -        -
54326789      -           2        -
63425                           -  -
32674985                  -
46937285         -  -        -
64253789   -              2        s
23456                           3* -
N=7ths. E=6ths. 3*=bsb.

Contains Queens, Rollercoaster, Kings, Tittums.

5,080 Plain Bob Royal

Jonathan H Potter (No 88)
23456789   W  S  V  F  B  I  X  M  H
94726385            -        -  -
42937586                  -
45362789   2              2
5647382                -
54693728         -                 s
25793468      s              s     -
35792468                        s
79352468   -                       -
29753468                        2
63758492   -  -     -              -
63728495         s
64829375      3*             -
45628379         -        -
3542678       -        -
64937582         3  -        -
64523789   -  -           2
54263      2                       -
53462                           2  -
45236      -                    -
23456      -                       -
S=7ths. X=6ths. 3*=bsb.

Contains Queens, Kings, Tittums, 12 24680s, 11 84950, both xx97534680, 1209876543. 5 56s, 54 each 7890 at the back, 0987 at the front, 24 each 7890 at the front, 0987 at the back.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Richard B Pullin
234567890   1  5  8  9
42356                -
423567089      -     3
34625       -     -
56342       -     -  -
45362       -
23546       s     -  -
52346       3        -
632547908   s  -  -  -
432657890   s  -  s
25364             s  -
43256       -     -  -
Repeat, omitting first block of 3 in 2nd part.

Contains 12 9780; 14 56s; 8 65s; 3 near misses; 35 little bell runs.

5,100 Plain Bob Royal

Richard B Pullin
234567890   1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9
234569870             (a)
234765890         -
2543678        -
43256       -                       -
23654                            -
2345876                       -
234567098                  -
234568097            s
243567890             (b)
32645       -                    -
3254876                       -
42538       s
325467098   s              -
325468097   3        s
532467890             (c)
25346                               -
32654       -                    -
3245876                       -     3
342567098                  -        s
32456                               s
342567908               s           s
234567890               -           -
a = 4.s5.6.7.8.9.10
b = 4.6.7.8.9.10.11.s16
c = 4.6.7.8.9.10.11.16

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Richard B Pullin
234567890   1  5  8  9
24356                s
35246       -        -
43256       -
25346       s        -
423567089   -  -     3
34625       -     -
56342       -     -  -
45362       -
23546       s     -  -
52346       3        -
32645             -
56324       -     -  -
25364       -
43526       s     -  -
54326       3        -
36452       s     s  -
436527908      -     -
632547890      -  -
24365       s     s  -
23465                s
45236       -     -  s
23456       -        -

Contains 6 9780; 13 56s; 6 65s; 3 near misses; 37 little bell runs.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

George Salter
23456   W  M  H
52436   -     6
35426   -     6
43652   -  -  3
63254   3  -  6
23456   3  -  3
6 = - - s - - s.

Contains 12 56s, 42 little bell at the back, and 42 little bell at the front.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Alex W Tatlow (No 5)
234567890   1  3  4  5  6  8  9
234907856      s        s     6
324567890      s        s     3*
62435       s              s
24365       s                 2
23465                3        s
Repeat, omittiing 3 at 5 in one part. 6=bbsbbs, 3*=bbs.

Contains 24 each 567890s. 657890s. 098765, 098756 front and back.

Rung at Lundy on 23 July 2014.

5,040 Plain Bob Royal

Henry J Tucker
23456  W  M  H
64235  -  -  -
36245  -     3
43265  -     3
Four part, calling s for - halfway and end.
Published in The Ringing World Diary (2001).
See also:
5,000 Lyme Regis Bob Royal by Robert D S Brown

5,136 Spliced Plain Royal (2 methods)

Phillip S George
23456789   W  7  V  F  B  6  H  Methods       
3527486                -        PLLLP.PPPPP
23594768         -           -  PPP.PPPPPP.
4572836             -     s     PPPP.P.PP
234576     -  -        -     -  P.P.PPP.PPPPP.
3526487                -        PLLLP.PPPPP
23594678         -           -  PPP.LLP.
4562837             -     s     PPPP.P.PP
23546      s  -        -     -  P.P.PPP.PPPPP.
4 part, calling single halfway and end.

Contains 4880 Plain Bob, 256 Little Bob, with 24 changes of method.

Rung at St Neots on 31 December 2011.

5,008 Spliced Plain Royal (2 methods)

Christopher T Osenton
234567890  B  V  W  M  H  Methods    
423567089  -        -     PPPPP.PPPP.
34625            -  -     LLLL.L.LLLL|
23645            -        LLLL.LP    |
64235            -     -  P.LLLLL.   |
26435                  -  LLLLLLLLL. |A
43265            -     -* LLLL.LLLLL.|
24365                  -  PPPPPPPPP. |
32465                  -  LLLLLLLLL.
23456            A
426385079     -  -  -     PPP.L.L.P
423567890        -        P.
24365            A
32465                  -  LLLLLLLLL.
24356            A*                  
Repeat. A* = A calling s for -*.

Contains 2,320 Plain Bob and 2,688 Little Bob; with 36 changes of method and all the work of each method for every bell.

Published in The Ringing World (2000, page 766).
Rung on handbells at Meopham on 7 June 1995.

5,040 Spliced Plain Royal (2 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott
23456   W  M  H  Methods   
64325   s  -  -  LLPLLPL.L.P.
36425         -  PLP.
43625         -  PLP.
62345   s     -  LLLL.LP.
34265   s     -  P.LLPLLPLL.
32465         s  PLP.
43265         -  LPLLPLLPL.
26345   s     -  P.LP.
34625   s     -  LLPLLPL.LP.
63425         -  PLP.
46325         -  PLP.
32645   s     -  LLLL.LP.  
6 part.

Contains 3120 Plain Bob, 1920 Little Bob, with 144 combination rollups, 251 changes of method, all the work.