Spliced 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.

5,129 Spliced Caters and Royal (2 methods)

Richard J Angrave
 23456789  1  2  3  4  5  6  Bristol   
 43652     M
 64352     H
(56342)    W
 36245     M                 Grandsire 
 63245978  -        -  s
 34265        -  -  -
 23465     -  -  -           *
 42365     -  -  -           *
 52346     s        s
 24356        -  -  -
 43256                    -
 35792468        -        s
 53247968  s  -  s  s
 34256978     -  s  -
 23497568  s  -     s
 42356978  s  -     s
 34256879  -     -  s
 23456     -  -  -           Bristol   
(53462)  sM.sW
(65432)    W
 45236     M
 24536     H                 Grandsire 
 52436978  -     -  s
 65234     -  -  s
 53264        -  -  -
 25364     -  -  -
 32564     -  -  -
 43265     -  -  s
 24365     -  -  -
 32465     -  -  -
 43265879  -     -  s
 24365     -  -  -
 32465     -  -  -
 53264     -  -  s
 25364     -  -  -
 42563     -  -  s
(34265)    -  -  s                     

Contains 2609 Grandsire Caters, 2520 Bristol Surprise Royal, with 3 changes of method. For 5057, call one course as a bob at 6 for courses marked *.

5,175 Spliced Caters and Royal (3 methods)

Jonathan H Potter
 234567890   M   W   H    1  2  3  4  5
 54326       ss  s   s                   BBBBBBB.BBBBBBBB.B.YYYY.
(24365)      s   s                       YYYY.Y.
(64352)      s   s                         BBBBBB.B.
 342567890   -                             BBBBBB.YYYYY
 432579680                -           -  (6)  Grandsire
 243975                   s  -  -
 324579                   s  -  -
 234975                   s  -  -  s     (4)
 423579                   s  -  -
 342975                   s  -  -
 45397826                 s  -  s  s
 35792468                    -  -  s     (4)
 735                      -  -  -
 573                      -  -  -
 52634879                 2.s6.s7        (9)
 25634978                 -     -  -
 62534                    -  -  -
 56234                    -  -  -
 26453                    s        -
 65423                       -  -  -
 65423897                 -        -  -
 654237890                -        -  -
(25346)      -   s                        YYYY.Y.
 34562       s   s    -                   BBBBBB.B.BBBBBBB.
 534627890            -                   BBBBBBBB.
 35264978                 -        s  s   Grandsire
 45236                    s        s
 53246                       -  -  -
 24356                       -  -  s
 32456                    -  -  -
 62435                    s        s
 43265                       -  -  -
(34265879)                -     -  -    .

Contains 2375 Grandsire Caters, 2040 Bristol Surprise Royal, 760 Yorkshire Surprise Royal, with 7 changes of method, all the work. Contains Queens, Kings, Whittingtons, Backrounds (on 10).

5,005 Spliced Caters and Royal (4 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott
 123456789   M  W  H          Clyde Surprise
 126354      2     1
 152364         1
 143265      1     1                        
             1  6  8 15 16    Stedman       
 421365978   -  -  s     -
 2341           -  s     -
 3214           s  s  -
 2431           -  s     -
 4123           -  s     -
(541236789)       (a)                       
             M  W  H          London No3    
 134265      s  s
 162543      s  -  s
 153246      s     -
 163245      -                             
                6  8 15 16    Stedman       
 134265978        (b)
 3124           s  s  -
 1432           -  s     -
 423561879        (c)
 451263897        (d)
(541263879)       (e)                       
              M      H         Bristol      
 124365879    -
 123465              s
 142365              -
 134265879           -                      
                               3 rows of Stedman
a = 2,s6,7,9,12,13,15
b = 2,4,8,s10,s12,16 (16 sixes)
c = 1,5,6,7,15,18
d = 1,s5,s8,s12
e = 1,s2,s6,s9,s12

Contains 1320 Clyde Surprise Royal, 1283 Stedman Caters, 1280 Bristol Surprise Royal, 1122 London No.3 Surprise Royal, with 6 changes of method. London ends at treble-snap after Middle. Stedman starts are with a full slow six and end at the 4th row of a Quick Six. Queens occurs at the 10th six of course d.

5,040 Spliced Treble Bob Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 2212)
23456  M  W  H
26354  1  2     KK.K(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)K.K.K
54632           KK(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)K
32465           KK(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)K
62534  1  1  2  KK.K(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)K.KK.K.
34256           KK(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)K
Repeat twice.

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s.
Contains 3,840 Kent and 1,200 Oxford with 60 changes of method, all at the half-lead.
For handbells.

Rung on handbells at Hollybush on 15 June 2005, conducted by Bernard H Taylor.

5,040 Spliced Treble Bob Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 2213)
23456  M  W  H
23564  1     2  KK.K(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)KK.K.
36524  2     1  KK.K.K(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)KK.
23645  1        KK.K(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)K
43526  1  1  2  KK.K(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)K.KK.K.
32654        1  KK(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)KK.
53246  1        KK.K(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)K
24365     1     KK(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)K.K
Repeat.

Contains 3,920 Oxford, with 56 changes of method, all at the half-lead.
For handbells.

5,040 Spliced Treble Bob Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 2214)
23456  M  W  H
35264  1     1  KK.K(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)KK.
54632  1  1  1  KK.K(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)K.KK.
43265        1  KK(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)KK.
32654     1  1  KK(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)K.KK.
62534  2     2  KK.K.K(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)KK.K.
53246     1     KK(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)K.K
24365     1     KK(KO)(OK)(KO)(OK)K.K
Repeat.

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s.
Contains 3,920 Kent and 1,120 Oxford, with 56 changes of method, all at the half-lead.
For handbells.

5,040 Spliced Treble Bob Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 2215)
23456  M  6ths  7ths  W  H
65324  1    2    2    1     KK.KK.K.K(KO)(OK)K.K.KK.K
54326       2    2    2  1  KKK.K.K(KO)(OK)K.K.KK.K.KK.
25463  1    2    2          KK.KK.K.K(KO)(OK)K.K.KK
63542       2    2          KKK.K.K(KO)(OK)K.K.KK
24365  1    2    2    1     KK.KK.K.K(KO)(OK)K.K.KK.K
Repeat.

Contains 4,640 Kent and 400 Oxford, with 20 changes of method, all at the half-lead.
For handbells.

Rung on handbells at Coventry on 28 March 2007, conducted by John R Fisher.

5,120 Spliced Treble Bob Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 2216)
23456  M  6ths  7ths  W  H
63542       2    2       2  KKK.K.K(KO)(OK)K.K.KKK.K.
42356       2    2          KKK.K.K(KO)(OK)K.K.KK
34256  2    2    2    2     KK.K.KK.K.K(KO)(OK)K.K.KK.K.K
53462  1    2    2          KK.KK.K.K(KO)(OK)K.K.KK
24365       2    2    2     KKK.K.K(KO)(OK)K.K.KK.K.K
Repeat.

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s.
Contains 4,720 Kent and 400 Oxford, with 20 changes of method, all at the half-lead.

5,000 Spliced Royal (2 methods)

Samuel M Austin (No. 1)
23456   M  B  W  Methods           
56234   2     -  KK.K.KKKKKKKK.K     |
63425   2  x     KK.K.KKBB.BBKK      |A
32654      x     KKKBB.BBKK          |
54326   2     -  KK.K.KKBBBBKK.K
42635   2  x     KK.K.KKBB.BBKK
23645   -  x     KK.KKBB.BBKK      
32546      A                       
46325   2     -  KK.K.KKBBBBKK.K     |B
23564   2  x  2  KK.K.KKBB.BBKK.K.K  |
32465      A                       
23456      B                       
x=16.

Contains 4760 Kent Treble Bob, 240 Bastow Little Bob, with 72 combination rollups, 30 changes of method.

5,000 Spliced Royal (2 methods)

Samuel M Austin (No. 2)
23456   M  B  W  H  Methods        
54632   -     -     KK.KKBBBBKK.K
43526      x        KKKBB.BBKK
43265      x     -  KKKBB.BBKKK.
45362      x  -  -  KKKBB.BBKK.KK.
56423      x        KKKBB.BBKK
62534      x        KKKBB.BBKK
23645      x        KKKBB.BBKK
34256      x        KKKBB.BBKK     
65243   -     -  -  KK.KKBBBBKK.KK.
25463         2  -  KKKBBBBKK.K.KK.
56234      x        KKKBB.BBKK
63542      x        KKKBB.BBKK
34625      x        KKKBB.BBKK
42356      x        KKKBB.BBKK     
65324   -     -  -  KK.KKBBBBKK.KK.
35264         2  -  KKKBBBBKK.K.KK.
56342      x        KKKBB.BBKK
64523      x        KKKBB.BBKK
42635      x        KKKBB.BBKK
23456      x        KKKBB.BBKK     
x=16

Contains 4680 Kent Treble Bob, 320 Bastow Little Bob, with 40 changes of method.
62 combination rollups inc 24 56s. The Granta Variation.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (2 methods)

David R Finch
  234567890 Vermuyden
- 642385079 Vermuyden
  268403957 Yorkshire
  436527890 Vermuyden
- 264385079 Yorkshire
  356729408 Yorkshire
- 579038642 Vermuyden
  953760284 Yorkshire
- 570894326 Yorkshire
  847256039 Yorkshire
- 426389705 Yorkshire
  392045678 Yorkshire
- 905738264 Yorkshire
  780694523 Vermuyden
- 907856342
9 part.

Contains 3240 Yorkshire, 1800 Vermuyden, with 54 changes of method, all the work. Rutland may be rung for Vermuyden.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 349)
23456  M  W  H  Methods      
64352  -     -  AA.AAU.
53246  -  -     UAU.AAAAA.UAU
62345  -     -  UAU.AAU.
32546  -        UUA.AUUU
65243  -     -  UUA.UAUU.
42356  -  -     AUU.U.AA     
Repeat twice.

Contains 2,520 each Anglia and Undine, with 60 changes of method and all the work of both methods for every bell, 21 each 56s and 567890s off the front, and 81 7890s off the front.

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.

5,060 Spliced Royal (2 methods)

Jonathan H Potter
23456789   I  V  M  W  H
42356                  -
54326               -
24365            s  s  ss
53462            -     -
64352               2  2
56342               -
64573982    -
53246         -  -  -  2
23456               2  -

Contains 5040 Yorkshire Surprise, 20 Plain Bob, with 2 changes of method. Ring Yorkshire, except call YPY between the 5ths and Middle. (Note this composition is false if not reduced in this way)

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (2 methods)

Robert D S Brown (arr)
2345678    M  4% W  H  Methods     
4235687       s     -  CCCCCCCCC.
3425687             -  CCCCCCCCC.
2345687             -  CCCCCCCCC.
42356         s     -  CCCCCYYYY.
52346            s     YYYYY.YYYY
34265      s     s  -  YYYY.Y.YYYY.
23465               -  YYYYYYYYY.  
2 part.

Contains 2560 Cambridge, 2480 Yorkshire, with 3 changes of method, all the work. Contains 18 56s and 65s.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (2 methods)

John R Ketteringham (no 161)
23456  M  W  H
53426     s     YYCYC.YCCC
42356     s  -  CYYCY.YYCC.
34256        -  YYYCCCYYC.
52346     -  s  CCCYC.CYYY.
63245  s     s  YYYC.CCYCC.
46235     -     YCYCY.CCCY
23465     -  -  CCCYY.YCYY.
Repeat.

Contains 2,560 Cambridge and 2,480 Yorkshire, with 60 changes of method and all the work of both methods for every bell.

Rung at Edenham on 26 March 1988.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (arr) (no. 7247)
23456  M  W  H
42356        -  CCCCCCCCC.
32654  -        CCCC.CCCCC
52463  -  s     CCCC.C.CCCC
64325  -  -     CCCC.X.YYYY
26345     -     YYYYY.YYYY
34265     -  -  YYYYY.YYYY.
23465        -  YYYYYYYYY.
Repeat.
X = C or Y.

If X is called as C in one part and Y in the other contains 2,520 each Cambridge and Yorkshire, with 3 changes of method and all the work of both methods for every bell.

Rung at New York City on 18 January 2016, conducted by Donald F Morrison.
See:
5,100 Spliced Royal (2 methods) by Donald F Morrison
5,100 Spliced Royal (2 methods) by Donald F Morrison
See:
5,100 Spliced Royal (2 methods) by Donald F Morrison
See:
5,100 Spliced Royal (2 methods) by Donald F Morrison
See:
5,100 Spliced Royal (2 methods) by Donald F Morrison
See:
5,100 Spliced Royal (2 methods) by Donald F Morrison

5,100 Spliced Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 4387)
23456  M  W  H
34256        2
52643  -  -
46325  -  -
56324  s     ss
24365  s  -  ss
64352  s  s
45236  -  2
26534  -     s
53462  s  -  -
65432     -
23456  -  -  -
Start with one lead of Pyghtle Little Alliance,
then change to Cambridge Surprise for
the remainder of the peal.

Contains 14 56s, 12 65s, and 81 little bell rollups including 21 3456s.
Contains 5,080 Cambridge Surprise and 20 Pyghtle Little Alliance, with one change of method.
Cambridge may be replaced throughout by Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Swindon or Superlative No.2.

Rung at Amersham on 2 October 2010, conducted by J Alan Ainsworth.

5,100 Spliced Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 4388)
23456  M  W  H
42356        -
53624  -  -
46325  -     -
24365     -  ss
53462  -     -
65432     -
42536  -     s
53246     s  -
64325  -  s  -
35426  s     -
42563  s  s  -
62543     s
23456  -  s  2
Start with one lead of Pyghtle Little Alliance,
then change to Cambridge Surprise for
the remainder of the peal.

Contains 15 56s, 13 65s, and 86 little bell rollups including 25 2345s and 20 3456s.
Contains 5,080 Cambridge Surprise and 20 Pyghtle Little Alliance, with one change of method.

See:
5,060 Spliced Royal (2 methods) by Donald F Morrison
5,060 Spliced Royal (2 methods) by Donald F Morrison
See:
5,060 Spliced Royal (2 methods) by Donald F Morrison
See:
5,060 Spliced Royal (2 methods) by Donald F Morrison
See:
5,060 Spliced Royal (2 methods) by Donald F Morrison

5,060 Spliced Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 6013)
23456   M   W   H
34256           2
25346       -   -
43652   -   -
34526   In,V    s
65423   s       s
42536   s   s   -
56324   s   2*  -
23465   -   -   3
65432   -   -   s
23456   -   -   -
2* = s -.
Ring the first lead as Plain Bob Royal,
and the remainder as Cambridge Surprise Royal.

Contains 5040 Cambridge Surprise and 20 Plain Bob, with 1 change of method.
Warning: the unreduced version, without the substitution of one lead of Plain Bob, is false.

Rung at Lancaster (Cathedral of St Peter) on 5 June 2012, conducted by Peter C Randall.

5,060 Spliced Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 6014)
23456   M   W   H
52436       -
24365   s   s   2
35642   s   2*  -
43652       -
43526   In,V    -
35264   s   s   2
26543   s   s   -
64523       2
35426   -       -
23456       -    
2* = s -.
Ring the first lead as Plain Bob Royal, and the remainder as Cambridge.

Contains 5040 Cambridge Surprise and 20 Plain Bob, with 1 change of method, and 92 little bell rollups at the back.
Warning: the unreduced version, without the substitution of one lead of Plain Bob, is false to Cambridge.
If preferred, Lincolnshire Surprise, Swindon or Superlative No.2 me be rung instead of Cambridge throughout.

Rung at Lichfield on 20 July 2013, conducted by Stuart C W Hutchieson.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (2 methods)

David R Finch
  234567890 Yorkshire
- 357920486 Yorkshire
  905836742 Yorkshire
- 086492573 Rutland
  609854327 Rutland
  965038742 Rutland
- 359670284 Rutland
- 793526408 Yorkshire
  569078342 Rutland
- 795630284 Yorkshire
  609874523 Yorkshire
- 084263957 Rutland
- 640892735 Yorkshire
  824365079 Rutland
- 648203957
9 part.

Contains 2520 Rutland, Yorkshire, with 71 changes of method, all the work. Vermuyden may be rung for Rutland.

5,090 Spliced Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 1155)
 23456   M  W  H
 42356         -
 43526      -  2
 25634   -  -
 34256   2  -
 56423   -  s  s
 34625   -     -
 26543   -  -
 32465   2  -  2
 45263   -     s
 63254   s  -
(43256)  s      
Snap finish.

Ring first two leads as Londinium Alliance, the remainder as London No.3 Surprise.
Contains 15 56s, 12 65s, and 134 little bell rollups including 48 3456s.
For a 90th birthday.

5,090 Spliced Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 1156)
 23456   M     W  H
 45236      a  -  -
 34256         -
 65423   -     s  -
 34526   s        s
 26543   s  a  -
 54263         -  -
 24365   -  a
 65432   -     s  s
 43652      a  -  -
(43256)  2*        
Snap finish.
a = sB,sF,s6ths,sT.
2* = - s.

Ring first two leads as Londinium Alliance, the remainder as London No.3 Surprise.
Contains 48 0987s and 133 little bell rollups including 32 each 23456s and 65432s.
For a 90th birthday.

5,090 Spliced Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 1157)
 23456   M  W  H  Methods                
 52436      -     LM.L                   |
 25634   2     2  L.ML.MMMMMMMMM.ML.     |
 53462   -  2     L.M.ML.L               |
 24365   -     -  L.LM.                  |A
(65243)  2  -     L.LLM.M.               |
 42356   -  -      MMMMMM.LLLLLLL.L      |
 34256      A
 25346      -  -  LM.L.
 46352   s  -     L.M.L
(56342)     s     LM.
 45263   2  -  s   MMMMMM.LLM.M.MMMMMMM.
 63524   -  s  s  L.M.L.
 53246   s  2  -  L.M.ML.L.
 62435   s  2* s  L.M.ML.L.
(42536)  -        MMMMMMM.MM(M)          
Snap finish. 2* = s -.

Contains 2,810 Maypole Alliance and 2,280 London No.3 Surprise, with 39 changes of method and all the work of both methods for every bell.
For a 90th birthday.

5,010 Spliced Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 1271)
 23456   M  W  H
 65432   -  -  -
 42356   -  -  3*
(54326)     -
 43265   s  s  2
 42365      2* 2
(62534)  -  s
(42536)  s  ss  
Snap finish.
3* = s - s; 2* = - s.
Start with two leads of Bastow Little Bob, the
second of which is bobbed; then ring the remainder
Bristol Surprise.

Contains 5,002 Bristol Surprise and 8 Bastow Little Bob with 1 change of method, 20 56s and 18 65s.
Especially suitable length for a tenth anniversary.

5,050 Spliced Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 182)
 23456   M  W  H
 42356         -
(53624)  -  -
(24536)  2  -
 65432   -     -
(36452)     -
(54263)  -  -
 32465   s     5
(64523)  -  -
 32546   -  -  -
(42536)     s   
5 = --s--; round two changes after sW;
ring Maypole Alliance with any two leads as Bristol Surprise.

Contains 4,970 Maypole Alliance and 80 Bristol Surprise with from one to four changes of method.

Published in The Ringing World (2002, page 290).

5,050 Spliced Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 183)
 23456   M  W  H
 34256         2
(45362)  2  2
 23564   -     -
(53462)  -  3
 32465   -     2
(64523)  -  -
 32546   -  -  -
(42536)     s   
Round two changes after sW; ring Maypole Alliance,
with any 65 full leads as Bristol Surprise.

Contains 2,600 Bristol Surprise and 2,450 Maypole Alliance, with from 1 to 130 changes of method; all the work of both methods for every bell may be had for any number of changes of method.

Published in The Ringing World (2002, page 290).

5,090 Spliced Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 1154)
 23456   M  W  H
 42356         -
 43526      -  2
(26435)  2  -
 53462   -  -  -
 23465   -     4
(63425)     s
(42536)  -  3*  
Snap finish. Fourth place calls.
4 = - - s -; 3* = - - s.
Ring any 66 leads as Bristol Surprise and the remaining 68 leads as
Maypole Alliance.
One specific possible arrangement is:
 23456   M  W  H  Methods  
 42356         -  BMBMBMBB.
(54326)     -     MBMBMBMBM.
 35426         -   MBMBMBM.
 43526         -  MBMBMBMB.
 53624   -        BMBMBMB.M
(26435)  -  -     MBMBMBM.B.
(34562)  -  -      MBMBMB.M.
 53462         -   BMBMBMB.
 43265   -        BMBMBMB.M
 24365         -  MBMBMBMB.
 32465         -  BMBMBMBM.
 34265         s  MBMBMBMB.
 23465         -  BMBMBMBM.
(63425)     s     MBMBMBMBM.
(24536)  -  -      MBMBMB.M.
(32546)     -      BMBMBMBM.
(42536)     s      MBMBMBMB.(B)

Assuming the last two blows are rung as Maypole, contians 2,640 Bristol Surprise and 2,450 Maypole Alliance, with 17 56s and 20 65s; the exact number of little bell rollups depends upon the specific arrangement of methods used. Arrangements are possible with from 1 to 133 changes of method, and all the work arrangements are possible for any number of changes of method.
The specific arrangement given has 120 changes of method, is all the work, and contains 97 little bell rollups.
For a 90th birthday.

5,010 Spliced Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 1272)
 23456   M  W  H
 34256         2
 25463   s  s  -
(65432)  s  s
 43526   s  s  -
(24536)     -
 53462   s  s  -
 34265   s     3*
(64235)     s
(42536)  -  2*  
Snap finish.
3* = s - s; 2* = - s.
Ring any 64 leads as Bristol Surprise and
the remaining 68 leads as Maypole Alliance.

One specific possible arrangement:
 23456   M  W  H  Methods     
 42356         -  BBBBBBBB.
 34256         -  MMMMMMMM.
(54263)  s  s     MMMMMMM.M.
 25463         -   BBBBBBB.
(65432)  s  s     MMMMMMM.M.
(35426)  s  s      BBBBBB.B.
 43526         -   MMBBBMM.
(24536)     -     MMMMMMMMM.
(34562)  s  s      BBBBBB.B.
 53462         -   MMBBBMM.
 23465   s        BBBBBBB.B
 24365         s  MMMMMMMM.
 32465         -  BBBBBBBB.
 34265         s  MMMMMMMM.
(64235)     s     BBBBBBBBB.
(32546)  -  -      MMMMMM.M.
(42536)     s      BBBBMMMM.(M)
 

Assuming the final two blows are rung as Maypole, contains 2,560 Bristol Surprise and 2,450 Maypole Alliance.
Contains 19 56s and 17 65s, up to 94 little bell rollups, and from 1 to 129 changes of method, with all the work possible for any number of changes of method. The exact number of little rollups and the number of changes of method depend upon the arrangement of methods chosen.
The given specific possible arrangement contains 94 little bell rollups, 19 changes of method, and is all the work.
Especially suitable length for a tenth anniversary.

5,100 Spliced Royal (2 methods)

Peter W J Sheppard
 234567890  7        M  W  H  Methods                      
 43652               -        MMMMMMM.M
 64352                     -  MMMMMMMM.
 56342                  -     BBBBBBBBB.BBBBBBBB
 273654     -        s        B.MMMMM.M
 345627     s        -        M.MMMMM.B
(64523)              s  s     BBBBBBB.M.
(43526)              s  3*      MMMMMM.M.BBBBBBBB.BBBBBBBB.
(23564)              s  s       MMMMMM.M.
(65432)              -  -       MMMMMM.M.
 37596248      s3rds            MMMM.MMMMM
 65432789      s4ths          MMM.MMM
 674523089  -  Out            M.MM.MMMM
 674523908     4ths           MMMM.MMMM
 674523789     In             MMMM.MMMM
 23456      s        s        M.MMMMM.M                    
3*=sbb.

Contains 3240 Maypole, 1680 Bristol, with 6 changes of method, all the work.

Published in The Ringing World (2011, page 143).

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (2 methods)

David R Finch (arr)
  234567890  Bristol
- 357920486  Bristol
  593078264  London No.3
- 735920486  London No.3
- 257349608  Bristol
  532970486  London No.3
- 725349608  Bristol
- 239078564  London No.3
- 792350486  London No.3
  275943608  Bristol
- 793028564  London No.3
- 237950486  London No.3
- 572349608  London No.3
  254763890  Bristol
- 573920486
9 part.

Contains 2880 London No.3, 2160 Bristol, with 72 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 473)
 23456   M  W  H                  
(56234)  2  -     L.LLB.B.
 42635   -     -   BBBBBB.LLLLLLLL.
 64235         -  LLB.
 26435         -  LLB.
 34562   -  -     L.B.L
 25463   -     -  L.LB.
(62453)     -     BBL.
 34256   -     -   BBBBBB.LB.     
Repeat twice.

Contains 2,520 each Bristol and London No.3, with 41 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell, 18 56s, and 9 65s.

Rung at Westminster (Abbey) on 29 April 2011, conducted by David P Hilling.
See:
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5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (3 methods)

Roger Bailey
23456  M  W  H
42356        -
52463  2  s
34265  -     -
23465     3  -
Repeat, changing the method at each course-end.

Methods: Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N) and Yorkshire. For 2,160 Cambridge call the courses CNCNYCY or CYCYNCN. For 2,160 Lincolnshire call courses NCNCYNY, NYNYCNC, CYNYNCN or CNCNYNY. For 2,160 Yorkshire call courses CNYNYCY or CYCYNYN. Contains 1,440 of the other two methods in each case, with 13 changes of method, all the work of each method for every bell and 18 each 56's and 65's.
The calling is also true to each of the methods individually.
Especially suitable for handbells: 3-4 ring the 3-4 and 9-10 courses only.

Published in The Ringing World (2002, page 29).
Rung on handbells at Imperial College on 15 December 1999.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (3 methods)

Robert D S Brown
23456    M  W  H  Methods    
43652    -        CCCC.CCCCC
63254    -        NNNN.NNNNN
52436    -  -     CCCC.C.CCCC
36425    s  -     YYYY.Y.YYYY
42365       -  -  NNNNN.NNNN.
34265          -  YYYYYYYYY.
23465          -  NNNCCCYYY. 
2 part.

Contains 1680 Cambridge, Lincolnshire(N), Yorkshire, with 17 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (3 methods)

Robert D S Brown
23456    M  W  H  Methods     
56432    -  -  s  NNNN.N.NNNN.
23465    -  -  -  YYYY.Y.YYYY.
42365          -  CCCCCCCCC.
62345       s     YYYNN.NCCC
53246    -     -  YYYY.YYYYY.
25346          -  NNNNNNNNN.
32546          -  CCCCCCCCC.  
2 part.

Contains 1680 Cambridge, Lincolnshire(N), Yorkshire, with 17 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (3 methods)

Robert D S Brown
23456    M  W  H  Methods    
43652    -        NNNN.NNNNN
53264    -  s     CCCC.C.CCCC
62435    -  -     NNNN.N.NNNN
36425       -     CCCCC.CCCC
42365       -  -  YYYYY.YYYY.
34265          -  YYYYYYYYY.
23465          -  YYYYYYYYY. 
2 part.

Contains 2160 Yorkshire, 1440 Cambridge, Lincolnshire(N), with 9 changes of method, all the work. Alternatively the sixth course in each part may be replaced by calling NNNCCCYYY.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (3 methods)

Thomas J Hinks
23456   M  W  H  Methods    
42356         -  CYYNYNYYY.
35426      -  -  NNCNY.NYYN.
43526         -  NYYCNNYNN.
24536      -     YNCYC.CNNC
54632   -        YNNN.CCCCC
36245   -  -     CCCC.Y.CYYC
24365      -  -  NNYYC.YCCN.
2 part. Contains 1680 Cambridge, Lincolnshire(N), Yorkshire.  75 changes of method, all the work. 41+56 LB4 inc 13+16 LB5.  Backrounds.

Contains 1680 Cambridge, Lincolnshire(N), Yorkshire, with 75 changes of method, all the work.
For handbells: 3-4 always either coursing or home.

in hand at Poynton on 29 March 2016.
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5,760 (5,040) Spliced Surprise Royal (3 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott
23456  M  W  H  Methods      
53426     s     YCCYC.SYSS
62435  -  - [-  CSSY.S.YCYC[.
46235        -  YCSCYCSCS.
24635        -] SYYSCYSCY.]  
Repeat three times.

Reduce to 5,040 by omitting the [bracketed] leads and calls from the second part only. Contains 1,920 (1,680) each Cambridge, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire; with 120 (105) changes of method and all the work of each method for every bell.

Published in The Ringing World (1999, page 1162).

5,040 Spliced Royal (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 350)
23456  M  W  H  Methods    
52436     -     MTAAT.T
56234  2     -  MA.AM.MTTMA.
43265  -  - [-] T.MTMA.T.  
Repeat five times, omitting [-] from alternate parts.

Contains 1,920 Triton Delight, 1,680 Meall nan Eun Surprise, 1,440 Anglia Surprise, with 95 changes of method, 21 each 56s, 65s, 567890s off the front and 657890s off the front, and 60 7890s off the front.
London No.3 Surprise may be rung for Triton Delight throughout, reducing the number of 7890s off the front to 48.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (3 methods)

Brian D Price
 23456  M  W  Methods    
 43652  -     L.LY
 56234  -  -  L.LLLLLLL.L
 35264     -  YL.L
(62453) -  -  CYCY.Y.YY
(56423)    -   CLCC.YCL
(46325) -      CY.CCLC
 23564  -  -   YY.Y.YCYC 
Repeat twice.

Contains 1,920 London No.3; 1,680 Yorkshire; and 1,440 Cambridge; with 71 changes of method and all the work of each method for every bell.

Published in The Ringing World (1999, page 1162).

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott
23456   M  W  H  Methods   
65432   -  -  -  NYCN.C.YNYC.
46532         -  YRNCRNCRY.
23564   -  -  -  R.C.NRCYRYN.
52364         -  RYCRYNRCN.
43265   -     -  CYCN.CYNYN.
24365         -  YCRCNRYNR.
32465         -  CNRYCRYNR.
2 part.

Contains 1280 Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N), 1200 Rutland, 1280 Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Richard J Angrave
23456   M  W  H  Methods    
42356         -  RYSRCCRCS.
35426      -  -  RY.CRCSRCY.
43526         -  SRCSRCSRC.
53624   -        SYCY.CSCYS
24365   -  s  s  SCCY.Y.R.
23465         s  SYSSYR.
65432   s  -     CSRCYRS.Y.R
43652      -  -  SYRCCRSC.R.
64352         -  SRCYRCCRS.
56342      -     SYRCYRYY.R
34562      -  -  SSRCYRYY.R.
64523   s  s     YSYS.S.YYSS
25346   -  -     SCCY.Y.R
34256      -  -  RY.CRYYRSC.
23456         -  SRCYRCCRS. 

Contains 1320 Rutland, 1240 Cambridge, Swindon, Yorkshire, with 105 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Richard J Angrave (No 294)
23456   M  W  H  Methods    
42356         -  RYWRCCRCW.
35426      -  -  RY.CRCWRCY.
43526         -  WRCWRCWRC.
53624   -        WYCY.CWCYW
24365   -  s  s  WCCY.Y.R.
23465         s  WYWWYR.
65432   s  -     CWRCYRW.Y.R
43652      -  -  WYRCCRWC.R.
64352         -  WRCYRCCRW.
56342      -     WYRCYRYY.R
34562      -  -  WWRCYRYY.R.
64523   s  s     YWYW.W.YYWW
25346   -  -     WCCY.Y.R
34256      -  -  RY.CRYYRWC.
23456         -  WRCYRCCRW. 

Contains 1320 Rutland, 1240 Cambridge, Swindon(W), Yorkshire, with 105 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Robert D S Brown
234567890  M       W  H  Methods      
456789023    s1,s2,3     Y.R.C.YCYYYYY |A
423567890     8A      -
52346              s     SC.S
34265      s       s  -  S.C.S.
23465                 -  SCS.
42365                 -  SSSSSSSSS.
63245              s  s  SC.S.
62345                 s  RRRRRRRRR.
34256      s       s  -  S.C.S.
23456                 -  SCS.        

Contains 2520 Yorkshire, 960 Cambridge, 840 Shepton Beauchamp, 720 Rutland, with 60 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (2‚Äď4 methods)

Robert D S Brown
2345678   %  2% M  4% W  H   2 Methods     3 Methods     4 Methods  
23546        s              YCCCYYCYY     YCCNNYCYY     SSCSNYCSS
42356        s           -  YCCCYYYYY.    NCCCYYNNN.    YCCYYYNNN.
34256                    -  CCCCCCCCC.    CCCCCCCCC.    SSSYSYSCS.
23465     s     s     s  -  YYYY.Y.YYYY.  YNNN.N.YYYY.  YSSN.N.SSYS.
42365                    -  CCYCYYYCY.    CCYCYYYCY.    CCCCCCCCC.
34265                    -  CCCCCCCCC.    NNNNNNNNN.    NNNNNNNNN.
2346587            s     -  YYYYCYYCY.    YYYYCNNCY.    YYYYCYYCY.  
2 part.

2 methods: Contains 2520 Cambridge, Yorkshire, with 40 changes of method, all the work.
3 methods: Contains 1680 Cambridge, Lincolnshire(N), Yorkshire, with 50 changes of method, all the work.
4 methods: Contains 1280 Cambridge, Superlative No.2, Yorkshire, 1200 Lincolnshire(N), with 61 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Brian D Price
23456  M  W  H  Methods    
45236     -  -  YSCNY.CSNY.
24536        -  CNSYCNSYC.
52436        -  CYSNCYSNC.
42635  -        YNSC.YNCSY
56234  -     -  CSNY.SNYCS.
25634        -  NYCSNSCYN.
32654     -     SCYNS.YNSC 
Repeat.

Contains 1,280 each Cambridge, Superlative No.2, and Yorkshire; and 1,200 Lincolnshire (N); with 123 changes of method and all the work of each method for every bell. Contains the minimum number of calls for a two-part composition.

Published in The Ringing World (1999, page 1162).

5,760 (5,040) Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott
23456  M  W  H  Methods     
56342  -  s  s  CYCC.S.YSSY.
32645  s    [-  SSNS.YNCCN[.
63245        -  NCSNCSNNS.
26345        -] YNYYNCYYC.] 
Repeat three times.

Reduce to 5,040 by omitting the [bracketed] leads and calls from the second part only. Contains 1,440 (1,320) Superlative No.2; 1,440 (1,280) Cambridge; 1,440 (1,240) Yorkshire; and 1,440 (1,200) Lincolnshire (N); with 108 (95) changes of method and all the work of each method for every bell.

Published in The Ringing World (1999, page 1162).

5,760 (5,040) Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott
23456  M  W  H  Methods      
53426     s     YCCYN.SYSS
62435  -  - [-  NSSN.S.CCNC[.
46235        -  CNNCYNNYN.
24635        -] SYYSCYSCY.]  
Repeat three times.

Reduce to 5,040 by omitting the [bracketed] leads and calls from the second part only. Contains 1,440 (1,320) Superlative No.2; 1,440 (1,280) Cambridge; 1,440 (1,240) Lincolnshire (N); and 1,440 (1,200) Yorkshire; with 108 (95) changes of method and all the work of each method for every bell.

Published in The Ringing World (1999, page 1162).

5,760 (5,040) Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott
23456  M  W  H  Methods     
56342  -  s  s  CYCC.S.YSSY.
32645  s    [-  SSCS.YYCCY[.
63245        -  SCSCCSYYS.
26345        -] YCYYSCSYC.] 
Repeat three times.

Reduce to 5,040 by omitting the [bracketed] leads and calls from the second part only. Contains 1,920 (1,680) each Cambridge, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire; with 108
(94) changes of method and all the work of each method for every bell. Variation:
Lincolnshire may be substituted for either Cambridge or Yorkshire throughout.

Published in The Ringing World (1999, page 1162).

5,760 (5,040) Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott
23456  M  W  H  Methods           
53426     s     RC.YYSS
62435  -  - [-  YSCY.S.(SRYSRYC)[.
46235        -  SRCSRYCRY.
24635        -] CCRCCRSYR.]       
Repeat three times.

Reduce to 5,040 by replacing the (parenthesised) leads by a single lead of Rutland, and calling the last two courses RCR in the second part only. Alternatively, omit the [bracketed] leads and calls from the second part only. The 5,760 contains 1,440 each Cambridge, Rutland, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire; with 120 changes of method and all the work of each method for every bell.

Published in The Ringing World (1999, page 1162).

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Janet E Archibald
234567890 Yorkshire
573920486 Elgin
352749608 Pudsey
795038264 Yorkshire
089674523 Elgin
907856342 Pudsey
860492735 Moray Firth
426385079 Moray Firth/Pudsey
352947680 Pudsey
975830264 Moray Firth
807694523 Elgin
789056342 Moray Firth
068472935 Yorkshire
426305897 Yorkshire/Elgin
789023456
9 part.

Contains 1260 Elgin, Moray Firth, Pudsey, Yorkshire, with 117 changes of method, all the work.
Contains 22 0987. 17 7890, 0987 off the front.
102+93 LB4 inc 14+36 LB5. Where two methods are shown divided by a / there is a change of method at the half-lead.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (2‚Äď4 methods)

Paul B Hunter
23456   M  W  H   2 Methods      3 Methods      4 Methods  
42356         -  YYYYYYYYY.     YYYYYYYYY.     YYYYYYYYY.
32654   -        CCCC.YYYYY     CCCC.YYYYY     CCCC.YYYYY
56423   -  -     YYYY.C.CCCC    YYYY.C.CCCC    YYYY.C.PPPP
25463      -     CCCCC.CCCC     CCCCC.CCCC     CCCC[C].CCCC
34562   -     -  CCCC.CYCYC.    CCCN.NNNNN.    PPPN.PNPNN.
53462         -  CYCYCCCYC.     NNNNNNNNN.     NNNPNNNPP.
24365   -     -  YYYY.YYYY[Y].  YYYN.NNNNN.    YYYN.PPPNN. 

2 methods: Contains 2520 Cambridge, Yorkshire, with 29 changes of method, all the work. Call C for [Y] in one part.
3 methods: Contains 1680 Cambridge, Lincolnshire(N), Yorkshire, with 13 changes of method, all the work.
4 methods: Contains 1680 Yorkshire, 1240 Pudsey, 1080 Cambridge, 1040 Lincolnshire(N), with 39 changes of method, all the work. Call P for [C] in one part.
For handbells, 3-4 always coursing or home position.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Robert D S Brown
23456    M  W  H  Methods    
42356          -  aaaaaaaaa.
63254    -     -  d.dddddddd.
56234       -     cccccccc.c
23564       -  -  bbbbbbbb.b.
53462    -        a.aaaaaaaa
24365    -     -  b.bbbbbbbb.
32465          -  ccccccccc.
43265          -  ddddddddd.
52364    -     -  a.aaaaaaaa.
65324       -     bbbbbbbb.b
32654       -  -  dddddddd.d.
62453    -        a.aaaaaaaa
34256    -     -  c.cccccccc.
23456          -  ccccccccc. 

Contains 1440 London No.1(a), London No.3(c), 1080 London No.2(b), London No.4(d), with 12 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 351)
 23456   M  W  H  Methods 
(52436)     -     MTAAT.
 42635   -         UM.AUA
 56234   -     -  UUA.TU.
 43265   -  - [-] T.MTMA.T.
Repeat five times, omitting [-] from alternate parts.

Contains 1,440 each Anglia Surprise and Triton Delight, 1,200 Undine Surprise, and 960 Meall Nan Eun Surprise, with 113 changes of method, all 24 each 56s and 65s, 21 each 567890s off the front and 657890s off the front, and 66 7890s off the front.
London No.3 Surprise may be rung for Triton Delight throughout, reducing the number of 7890s off the front to 60.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (3‚Äď4 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 6912)
23456  W  M  H    3 methods          4 methods      
64235  -  -  -    YCCYY.CYLCC.LC.    NCYNY.CCLCY.LN.
36245  -          YL.L               NL.L
24365  -    [-]   YL.YCCY.           NL.YCYN.
Repeat five times,
omitting [-] from
alternate parts

The three method arrangement contains 1,920 each Cambridge and Yorkshire and 1,200 London No.3, with 90 changes of method, 18 each 56s and 65s, 6 each 098765s off the front, 098756s off the front and 7890s off the front, 72 0987s off the front, 46 little bell rollups at the back, 27 little bell rollups at the front, and back rounds.

The four method arrangement contains 1,440 Lincolnshire (N) and 1,200 each Cambridge, London No.3 and Yorkshire, with 102 changes of method, 18 each 56s
and 65s, 36 7890s off the fornt, 6 each 098765s off the front and 098756s off the front, 24 0987s off the front, 46 little bell rollups at the back, 29 little bell rollups at the front, and back rounds.


Four method version rung in hand at Aston Rowant (The White House) on 8 July 2015, conducted by Robert H Newton.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Ashley C Fortey (No 4)
23456   M  W  H  Methods   
65432   -  -  -  WWWW.C.L.
46532         -  LCCCCC.
35264   -  -     L.C.L
63254      -     LW.WCCC
52436   -  -     YYYY.C.L
35426      -     YYYYC.WYYW
42356      -  -  WWYYW.L.  
3 part.

Contains 1440 Cambridge, Yorkshire, 1320 Swindon(W), 840 London No.3, with 59 changes of method.

5,000 Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

John R Leary
 23456789   M  6  I  B  F  V  7  W  H  Methods              
 43526      -     -        -        -  L.FDD.FFF.DLL.
 53246                           2  -  BD.F.FD.
 34256                           2     BD.D.D
 53462            -        -        2  FDDF.DL.LLL.F.
 24365      -                       -  L.DB.
(32549687)           -  -              BBBB.F.
 35967482            -  -  2  -  -       DF.D.DFL.F.DD.L.D
(64523)        2  -  -                 LL.F.DD.F.
 42356      2     -        -             BBB.F.LL.FL.FDF
(53624)     -                    -     L.B.
(46859372)              -                BB.
 65324            -  -              -    D.D.BBBB.
 65243            -        -        -  FDL.LL.BBBBB.
 26543                              -  BL.
(35269487)  -        -  -              L.DFL.F.
(25937486)           -  -  -  -          DD.F.LLL.FD.
 46532         2  -  -           2       BBBB.D.L.D.FDFD.F.D
 42635      2                       -  L.F.FB.
 23456            -        -           DFL.LL.FFL           

Contains 1360 Clyde(D), 1280 Lockington(F), 1240 London No.3, 1120 Bristol, with 78 changes of method, all the work.

Rung at Thorverton on 27 February 2009.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (3‚Äď4 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 6913)
 23456   M  W  H    3 methods                4 methods
(54632)  -  -       YCCY.Y.                  NYYN.Y.
 24365   -  2 [-]    BCBBC.B.BYBBCC.YYCY.     BCBBC.Y.CBBBCN.YNCN.
Repeat five times,
omitting [-] from
alternate parts

The three method arrangement contains 1,680 each Bristol, Cambridge and Yorkshire, with 78 changes of method, 18 each 56s and 65s, 108 0987s off the front, 62 little bell rollups at the back and 35 little bell rollups at the front.
 
The four method arrangement contains 1,440 Bristol and 1,200 each Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N) and Yorkshire, with 96 changes of method, 18 each 56s and 65s, 12 7890s off the front, 120 0987s off the front, 71 little bell rollups at the back and 26 little bell rollups at the front.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 3564a)
23456  M  W  H
45236     -  -  BBBBBBBBB.L.
24536        -  LCL.
52436        -  LLLLLLLLL.
43526     -  -  YL.L.
53624  -        L.YYYYY
26435  -  -     YYYY.C.CYCC
43265     -  -  CL.YCCC.
24365  3     -  CBYBB.CBCCC.CCYBB.YL.
Repeat.

Contains 1,360 London No.3, 1,280 Cambridge and 1,200 each Bristol and Yorkshire, with 45 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

Rung on handbells at Aston Rowant (The White House) on 5 September 2012, conducted by Peter C Randall.
Rung on tower bells at Haslemere on 21 February 2015, conducted by John B Keeler.

5,000 Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 1387)
 23456   M  W  H  Methods        
 64352   -     -  L.CSBBSC.
 34562      2  -  SL.CLSBBCB.L.
 53462         -  CSLSCS.
(65432)     -     CBBSCC.
 24536   -     -   CSLSB.SL.
 52436         -  LLB.
 45236         -  CSLSBSCL.
 32654   -  -     SBCSLB.B.L
 53624      -     LS.L
 46325   -     -  L.CL.
 52364   -  -  -  L.B.L.
 43265   -     -  SBCSLB.SCLCSLSB.
 24365         -  LCSBBSB.
 32465         -  LCSLCBSB.
(64523)  -  -     L.S.
 35426   -     -   CLCBBC.LB.
 42356      -  -  CL.SLCBCB.
 34256         -  LCBCSLCS.
 23456         -  BBCCBS.        

Contains 1,280 London No.3 and 1,240 each Bristol, Cambridge and Superlative No.2, with 109 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell, and 96 little bell rollups.

Rung at Slough on 27 July 2003, conducted by Michael J Trimm.

5,120 Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott and Peter W J Sheppard (arr)
23456   M  W  H  Methods         
65432   -  -  -  CLSSLCS.S.SBBSB.
25436   s        SCLCCLB.B
46532   s     -  L.CL.
23564   -  -  -  BBCCB.S.SLCCLSS.
52364         -  CBBSBC.
43265   -     -  CLCCLSC.LC.
24365         -  SBSSC.
32465         -  CSBBSCL.        
2 part.

Contains 1600 Cambridge; 1440 Superlative No.2; 1120 Bristol; 960 London No.3, with 93 changes of method, all the work.

5,160 Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott
23456   M  W  H  Methods            
46352   s  ss -  CBBCB.S.BL.SLCSLSC.
25364   -  -  -  SSCS.C.SCLCCLB.    |
36254      -  -  SCLSSLSC.SBBCB.    |
26453   -        L.B                |A
24653         s  BL.                |
65342   s  -  -  L.B.CCBBS.         |
32546   s     -  L.CL.
24536      A                        
52436         -  LCL.
23456      A                        

Contains 1440 Cambridge; 1360 Superlative No.2; 1240 Bristol; 1120 London No.3, with 103 changes of method, all the work.

Published in The Ringing World (2004, page 42).

5,120 (5,040) Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott
 23456   M  W  H  Methods      
(23456)     ss    SL.BL.
 65432   -  -  -    CSLCB.S.L.
 25436   s        SCLSCLS.B
 46532   s     -  L.CL.
 23564   -  -  -  BBCCB.C.SLCSLSC.
 52364         -  SBBSBB.
 43265   -     -  CLCSLCB.LS.
 24365         -  SBCSC.
 32465      ss -  CSBBCB.BL.L. 
2 part.

Contains 1360 Cambridge, 1280 Bristol, Superlative No.2, 1200 London No.3, with 109 changes of method, all the work. For 5040, call penultimate course LSL in one part.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (4 methods)

Janet E Archibald
234567890 London No.3
426385079 Pudsey
352749608 Bristol
573920486 Bristol
795038264 Bristol
907856342 Pudsey/London No.3
452367890 Fermanagh
628405937 Fermanagh
089672345 Fermanagh
793058462 London No.3
375940286 London No.3
534729608 Fermanagh/Bristol
534028967 Pudsey
083657492 Pudsey
678902345
9 part.

Contains 1260 Bristol, Fermanagh, London No.3, Pudsey, with 90 changes of method, all the work.
Contains 63+99 LB4 inc 14+34 LB5. Backrounds. Where two methods are shown divided by a / there is a change of method at the half-lead.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (3‚Äď5 methods)

Robert D S Brown
2345678    M  4¬Ĺ W  H   3 Methods      4 Methods      5 Methods  
4235687       s     -  CCCCC.CCCC.    CCCCC.CCCC.    CCCCC.CCCC.
3425687             -  YYYYYYYYY.     RRRRRRRRR.     AAAAAAAAA.
2345687             -  NNNNNNNNN.     NNNNNNNNN.     NNNNNNNNN.
42356         s     -  CCCCC.CCCC.    CCCCC.CCCC.    CCCCC.CCCC.
52346            s     CNYCN.YCYN     YYYYY.YYYY     YYYYY.YYYY
34265      s  s  s  -  YYYY.Y.YYYY.   YYYY.Y.YYYY.   YYYY.Y.YYYY.
23465               -  NNNNNNNNN.     RRRRRRRRR.     RRRRRRRRR.  
2 part.

3 methods: Contains 1680 Cambridge, Lincolnshire(N), Yorkshire, with 27 changes of method, all the work.
4 methods: Contains 1440 Cambridge, Rutland, Yorkshire, 720 Lincolnshire(N), with 11 changes of method, all the work.
5 methods: Contains 1440 Cambridge, Yorkshire, 720 Albanian, Lincolnshire(N), Rutland, with 11 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (5 methods)

Michael Maughan
23456   M  W  H  Methods         
54632   -  -     R.N.SSSS
23645   -  -  -  SSSS.Y.CCCC.
62345      3  -  RS.RRC.NCSNRC.R.
36245         -  RRRRRRRRR.
24365      -  -  CCCCC.SYYS.
32465         -  NNNNNNNNN.
43265         -  YYYYYYYYY.      
2 part.

Contains 1200 Rutland, 960 Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N), Superlative No.2, Yorkshire, with 43 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (3‚Äď5 methods)

Robert D S Brown
3 methods
234567890     1   2   3   6   9  10   Methods       
456789023     S   S   -               Y.R.C.YYYR
678902345     S   S   -               Y.R.C.YYYR
089234567     S   S   -           -   Y.R.C.YYYYYYY.
908234567                     -       RRRRRRRRR.
890234567                     -       CCCCCCCCC.
302456789     S   S   -           -   Y.R.C.YYYYYYY.
230456789                     -       CCCCCCCCC.
023456789                 -           RCYYYY.
345678902     S   S   -               Y.R.C.YYYR
567890234     S   S   -               Y.R.C.YYYR
789023456     S   S   -               Y.R.C.YYYR
290345678     S   S   -           -   Y.R.C.YYYYYYY.
029345678                     -       YYYCYYYYY.
902345678             -               RCR.
42356         S   S   -           -   Y.R.C.YYYYYYY.
34256                 -               RCR.
23456                 -               RCR.          

4 methods
234567890     1   2   3   6   9  10   Methods       
456789023     S   S   -               S.R.C.YYSR
678902345     S   S   -               S.R.C.YYSR
089234567     S   S   -           -   S.R.C.YYSYYYY.
908234567                     -       RRRRRRRRR.
890234567                     -       CCCCCCCCC.
302456789     S   S   -           -   S.R.C.YYSYYYY.
230456789                     -       CCCCCCCCC.
023456789                 -           RCYYYY.
345678902     S   S   -               S.R.C.YYSR
567890234     S   S   -               S.R.C.YYSR
789023456     S   S   -               S.R.C.YYSR
290345678     S   S   -           -   S.R.C.YYSYYYY.
029345678                     -       YYYCYYYYY.
902345678             -               RCR.
42356         S   S   -           -   S.R.C.YYSYYYY.
34256                 -               RCR.
23456                 -               RCR.          

5 methods
234567890     1   2   3   6   9  10   Methods       
456789023     S   S   -               S.R.C.UYSR
678902345     S   S   -               S.R.C.UYSR
089234567     S   S   -           -   S.R.C.UYSYYYY.
908234567                     -       RRRRRRRRR.
890234567                     -       CCCCCCCCC.
302456789     S   S   -           -   S.R.C.UYSYYYY.
230456789                     -       CCCCCCCCC.
023456789                 -           RCYYYY.
345678902     S   S   -               S.R.C.UYSR
567890234     S   S   -               S.R.C.UYSR
789023456     S   S   -               S.R.C.UYSR
290345678     S   S   -           -   S.R.C.UYSYYYY.
029345678             -               RCR.
902345678                     -       UUUUYUUUU.
42356         S   S   -           -   S.R.C.UYSYYYY.
34256                 -               RCR.
23456                 -               RCR.          
 

3 methods: Contains 2560 Yorkshire, 1280 Cambridge, 1200 Rutland, with 55 changes of method, all the work.
4 methods: Contains 1840 Yorkshire, 1280 Cambridge, 1200 Rutland, 720 Superlative No.2, with 69 changes of method, all the work.
5 methods: Contains 1240 Cambridge, 1200 Rutland, Yorkshire, 720 Superlative No.2, 680 Ludgate(U), with 79 changes of method, all the work.

5,120 Spliced Surprise Royal (5 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 3564b)
23456  M  W  H
45236     -  -  BBBBBBBBB.L.
24536        -  LYL.
52436        -  LLLLLLLLL.
43526     -  -  YL.L.
53624  -        L.NNNNN
26435  -  -     NNNN.C.CYCC
43265     -  -  CL.YCCC.
24365  3     -  YYYY.CLL.CCLCCC.YYYYY.
Repeat.

Contains 1,520 London No.3, 1,120 Cambridge, 1,040 Yorkshire and 720 each Bristol and Lincolnshire (N), with 39 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

Rung on handbells at Aston Rowant (The White House) on 23 January 2013, conducted by Peter C Randall.
Rung on tower bells at Maidstone (All Saints) on 25 February 2015, conducted by John B Keeler.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (5 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 6914)
 23456   W  M  H
(42635)  -  -     NL.CBYC.
 63425   -     -   B.YCYN.
 26435   -        NL.L
 43265   -    [-] NL.YBBCN.
Repeat five times, omitting [-]
from alternate parts

Contains 1,200 Lincolnshire (N) and 960 each Bristol, Cambridge, London No.3 and Yorkshire, with 102 changes of method, 18 each 56s and 65s, 12 each 098765s off the front and 098756s off the front, 30 7890s off the front, 72 0987s off the front, 57 little bell rollups at the back, 30 little bell rollups at the front, and back rounds.

Rung at Westminster (St Clement Danes) on 7 December 2014, conducted by Janet E Archibald.
Rung in hand at Calcot on 4 March 2015, conducted by Bernard F L Groves.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (5 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott
23456   M  W  H  Methods        
65432   -  -  -  NLYCLCY.B.NNYB.
25436   s        YNLNCLB.B
46532   s     -  L.YL.
23564   -  -  -  BBCCN.C.NLYYLNY.
52364         -  CBBYBN.
43265   -     -  YLCNLNC.LY.
24365         -  CBYCC.
32465         -  NCBBYNL.       
2 part.

Contains 1040 Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N), Yorkshire, 960 Bristol, London No.3, with 109 changes of method, all the work.

Published in The Ringing World (1998, page 1060).

5,200 (5,080) Spliced Surprise Royal (4‚Äď5 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 3564)
23456  M  W  H
45236     -  -  BBBBBBBBB.L.
24536        -  LSL.
52436        -  (LLLLLLLL)L.
43526     -  -  SL.L.
53624  -        L.SSSSS
26435  -  -     SSSS.Y.CYCC
43265     -  -  CL.YCCC.
24365  3     -  YYYY.CBCCC.CCSBB.YYYYY.
Repeat.

Contains 1,280 London No.3, 1,040 Cambridge and 960 each Bristol, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, with 41 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.
Reduce to 5,080 by in one part replacing the parenthesized leads by CSSYY; contains 1,080 Cambridge, 1,040 each Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire and 960 each Bristol and London No.3, with 45 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.
For four methods ring as the five method 5,200, replacing all leads of Superlative by Yorkshire. Contains 1,920 Yorkshire, 1,280 London No.3, 1,040 Cambridge and 960 Bristol, with 39 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell. Do not make this same substitution in the reduction to 5,080, however, as it is false.

Five method version rung at Burnley on 23 November 2008, conducted by Peter C Randall.
Five method version rung on handbells at Aston Rowant (The White House) on 30 May 2012, conducted by Peter C Randall.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (5 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 3563)
 23456   M  W  H
(52436)     -     YL.
 42635   -         YBSC.B
 56234   -     -  CYLCBS.LB.
 43265   -  - [-] L.C.YSCS.
Repeat five times, omitting [-]
from alternate parts.

Contains 1,200 Cambridge and 960 each Bristol, London No.3, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, 21 each 56s and 65s, and 9 each 098765s off the front and 098756s off the front.

Rung at Limehouse on 1 October 2014, conducted by Thomas F Lawrance.

5,120 (5,080) Spliced Surprise Royal (5 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott
23456    M   W   H   Methods         
65432    -   -   -   CLSSLCY.S.YBBYB.
25436    s           SCLYCLB.B
46532    s       -   L.YL.
23564    -   -   -   BBCCB.Y.SLYYLSS.
52364            -   CBBSBC.
43265    -       -   YLCCLSC.LY.
24365            -   SBYYC.
32465            -   CS[BB]SCL.      
2 part.

1120 Bristol, Cambridge; 960 London No.3, Superlative No.2, Yorkshire. 103 com, 50 cru's, all the work.
For 5080, call Y for [BB] in one part.

5,120 Spliced Surprise Royal (5 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott (no 8)
23456   M  W  H  Methods         
65432   -  -  -  CLSSLCY.S.YBBYB.
25436   s        SCLYCLB.B
46532   s     -  L.YL.
23564   -  -  -  BBCCB.Y.SLYYLSS.
52364         -  CBBSBC.
43265   -     -  YLCCLSC.LY.
24365         -  SBYYC.
32465         -  CSBBSCL.         
2 part.

Contains 1120 Bristol, Cambridge; 960 London No.3, Superlative No.2, Yorkshire, with 103 changes of method, all the work.

Published in The Ringing World (2004, page 42).

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (6 methods)

Michael Maughan
23456   M  W  H  Methods     
54632   -  -     PYSP.C.SSSS
23645   -  -  -  SSSS.S.CCCC.
62345         -  PNPSPSPYP.
36245         -  RRRRRRRRR.
24365      -  -  CCCCC.PSNP.
32465         -  NNNNNNNNN.
43265         -  YYYYYYYYY.
62534   -  -     PYSP.C.SPPS
43526   -  -  -  SPSP.S.CCCC.
54326         -  PNPSPSPYP.
35426         -  RRRRRRRRR.
42356      -  -  CCCCC.PSNP.
34256         -  NNNNNNNNN.
23456         -  YYYYYYYYY.  

Contains 880 Lincolnshire (N), Pudsey, Superlative No.2, Yorkshire, 800 Cambridge, 720 Rutland, with 54 combination rollups, 53 changes of method, all the work.

5,200 (5,080) Spliced Surprise Royal (2‚Äď6 methods)

John R Ridley
23456  M I/V W  H  2m (5,080)       3m (5,080)       4m (5,080)       5m (5,080)       6m (5,200)     
63254     x  -     YYY.RR.RR.R      CCC.RR.RR.R      CNN.RR.RR.R      NNC.RL.RR.L      NNN.RNYCN.RR.L
56234        -     RY.YYYY          RY.YYYY          RN.NYYY          RLLLLLRL.R       RLLLLLRL.R
23564        -  -  RY.R             RC.R.            RN.R.            RY.L.            PPCYP.L.
52364           -  YYRYYRYYR.       CCRCCRCCR.       CCRCCRCCR.       CNCCNNYNN.       RPNPCN.
43265  -        -  YYYY.YYYYY.      YCYC.YYYYY.      NCNC.YYYYY.      NCNC.YYYYY.      YCNP.YYYYP.
24365           -  RRRRRRRRR.       RRRRRRRRR.       RRRRRRRRR.       LRLRRRRRR.       LRLRRRRRR.
32465           -  YYYYYYYYY.       CYCYCYCYC.       NYCYNCNNN.       NYCYNCNNN.       NYPYNCNNP.
42563  -           R.RY             R.RC             R.RC             R.RC             R.RP
42635     x     -  YYY.RR.RRR.      CCC.RR.RRR.      CCC.RR.RRR.      CCC.RR.RRL.      CCC.RR.RRL.
62534  -           YYYY.YYYYY       YYYY.CCCCC       YYYN.NNCCC       YYYN.NNCCC       CYYP.NNCCP
43526  -     -  -  R.RRRRRRR.YYYY.  R.RRRRRRR.YYYY.  R.RRRRRRR.YYYY.  R.RRLLLRL.YYYY.  R.RRLLLRL.PYYY.
54326           -  RRRRRRRRR.       RRRRRRRRR.       RRRRRRRRR.       LRRLRLLRL.       LRRLRLLRL.
35426           -  YYYYYYYYY.       CYCYCYCYC.       CNCNCNCNC.       CCCNCNCNC.       CCCNCNCNC.
42356        -  -  YYYYY.R.         CYCYC.R.         NYNYN.R.         RN.L.            RN.L.
34256           -  YYRYYRYYR.       YYRCCRYYR.       NNRCCRYYR.       YNLCCRYYL.       YNLPCRYPL.
23456           -  RYYRYYRYY.       RYYRYYRCC.       RYYRYYRNN.       LYYLYYLNN.       PYYCYYPPP.     

2 methods: 3,040 Yorkshire; and 2,040 Rutland; with 34 changes of method and 61 combination rollups. 3 methods: 2,040 Rutland; and 1,520 each Cambridge and Yorkshire; with 59 changes of method and 61 combination rollups. 4 methods: 2,040 Rutland; 1,040 Lincolnshire (N); and 1,000 each Cambridge and Yorkshire; with 61 changes of method and 61 combination rollups. 5 methods: 1,200 Rutland; 1,080 London No.3; 960 Lincolnshire (N); and 920 each Cambridge and Yorkshire; with 74 changes of method and 48 combination rollups. 6 methods: 1,200 Rutland; 920 London No 3; 800 Yorkshire; and 760 each Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N) and Pudsey; with 89 changes of method and 44 combination rollups. All the arrangements contain all the work of each method for every bell.

Published in The Ringing World (2000, page 766).

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (6 methods)

Anthony P Smith
  1234567890 Longmead
  1648203957 Anglia
  1573920486 Longmead
- 1423567890 Longmead
  1638402957 Anglia
  1572940386 Longmead
- 1342567890 Longmead
- 1862304957 Rutland
s 2180967534 Belfast Little
- 2018967534 Cambridge
  2971304856 Bristol
  2739415068 Anglia
  2685041397 Longmead
- 2345678901
10 part.
s=5670

Contains 2400 Longmead, 1200 Anglia, 400 Bristol, Cambridge, Rutland, 240 Belfast Little, with 100 changes of method, all the work.

Published in The Ringing World (2007, page 420).
Rung at Bishopstoke on 1 August 2006.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (6 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott
23456   M  W  H  Methods      
65432   -  -  -  CLCSLYY.S.YNYB.
25436   s        SCLNCLB.B
46532   s     -  L.CL.
23564   -  -  -  BBSCN.Y.SLYYLSS.
52364         -  CBBSBN.
43265   -     -  YLNCLNC.LY.
24365         -  SBYNC.
32465         -  NNBBSNL.     
2 part.

Contains 960 London No.3, 880 Bristol, 800 Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N), Superlative No.2, Yorkshire, with 198 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (7 methods)

Janet E Archibald
234567890 Flodden
362485079 Goldfinger
456739208 Dereham
795048623 Dereham
089273564 Goldfinger
238604957 Flodden
302896745 Upwood
239078564 Craven Cottage
648507392 Craven Arms
927350486 Woolfox
860435279 Woolfox
795243608 Craven Arms
083624957 Craven Cottage
574962830 Upwood
456789023
9 part.

Contains 720 Craven Arms, Craven Cottage, Dereham, Flodden, Goldfinger, Upwood, Woolfox, with 107 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (7 methods)

Janet E Archibald
234567890 Rutland
426385079 Austerlitz
643527890 Bristol
456739208 Dereham
795048623 Dereham
089273564 Bristol
820396745 Austerlitz
083624957 London No.3
302896745 Upwood
239078564 London No.3
927350486 Woolfox
860435279 Woolfox
795243608 Rutland
574962830 Upwood
456789023
9 part.

Contains 720 Austerlitz, Bristol, Dereham, London No.3, Rutland, Upwood, Woolfox, with 107 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (7 methods)

Janet E Archibald
234567890 Rutland
426385079 Austerlitz
643527890 Bristol
456739208 Cambridge
795048623 Cambridge
089273564 Bristol
820396745 Austerlitz
083624957 Rutland
302896745 Upwood
239078564 London No.3
927350486 Anglia
860435279 Anglia
795243608 London No.3
574962830 Upwood
456789023
9 part.

Contains 720 Anglia, Austerlitz, Bristol, Cambridge, London No.3, Rutland, Upwood, with 107 changes of method, all the work.
Contains 22 0987. 90+126 LB4 inc 32+36 LB5.

5,082 Spliced Surprise Royal (8 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott
 23456   M  W  H  Methods       
 54326      s  s  SWBYPN.SCPY.
 53426         s  LCNSCN.
 63425   s        PCYW.LY
 42365      s  -  CL.YLNSLYB.
 32564   -        WBSPW.W
 53264         -  BWBCNB.
 62345   s  s  s  SPLCYLN.P.WBWBPC.
 35246   -     s  SLPNLCY.NCNSW.
 24356      -  -  NSLPCLSB.PYWBP.
 53246      -  s  YPCPB.NSLYPLW.
 42536      -  s  WBYSNC.L.
 45236         s  CNWBCSL.
 32456      -  s  PPLYSLPN.SWBNS.
(32456)           YCNWBY(Y)     

Contains 680 London No.3, Pudsey, 640 Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N), Superlative No.2, 602 Yorkshire, 600 Bristol, Wootton Rivers, with 123 changes of method, all the work.

5,080 Spliced Surprise Royal (8 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott
23456   M  W  H  Methods       
45362   s  s  -  SCLYNLP.B.WBWBYC.
25364   s        YLCSLNS.W
23564         s  BWBCCP.
56324      s  -  CSWBNP.NYLSCLP.
42365   -  -  -  PYNW.P.SLCPLPW.
64325      -     CWBCNC.L
23645      -  s  NL.CPLYSLB.
43625      s     WBSYCN.PYSN
62435      -  -  LN.NWBYS.
35246   -  s  s  CLNPLSW.S.PNSP.
32546         s  BNCWBY.
54236      s  -  YPSYP.YLCNLNS.
23456      s  -  YNPWBY.WBSYC. 

Contains 680 Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N), London No.3, 640 Pudsey, Superlative No.2, Yorkshire, 560 Bristol, Wootton Rivers, with 122 changes of method, all the work.

Published in The Ringing World (1996, page 543).

5,160 Spliced Surprise Royal (8 methods)

Mark A Boylan
23456   M  W  H  Methods             
24365         s  CCCCCCCCC.
62345      -     PPPPP.SSSS
32465      2  -  SSSPS.BBBBBBBB.PPPP.
43265         -  RYR.
42356         s  CPSYYNNNP.
35426      -  -  NNNNN.CYNY.
64523   -     -  SYCN.NL.
26543      -     BBBBBBBBB.R
42563      -     RC.YYYY
35264   -     -  YNYC.LRLRLRLL.
32546         s  LLLLLLRLL.
53246         -  RYL.
25346         -  RLLLLLLRR.
34256      -  -  YSSSS.NNNN.
23456         -  RRRRRRRRR.          
s=123456.

Contains 840 London No.3, Rutland, 680 Bristol, 640 Lincolnshire(N), 560 Cambridge, Superlative No.2, Yorkshire, 480 Pudsey, with 51 changes of method, all the work.
Contains 57 combination rollups inc 18 56s. 45+71 LB4 inc 10+20 LB5.

5,080 Spliced Surprise Royal (8 methods)

Roderick R Horton
23456      M  W  H   Methods   
42356            -   SCNPCNYCN.
35426         -  -   NYCNY.R.
64523      -     -   L.CL.
26543         -      BBBBBBBBB.R
35642      -     -   R.NL.
63542            -   PPPPPPPPP.
46532         -      LB.SSSS
26534      s         SSSS.PPNCP
35462      s  -  s   NCYB.S.L.
34562            s   YYYYYYSYY.
54263      -         R.SL
32465      -     -   CPCB.NR.
52463      s         R.LLLLLLLL
43265      s     -   L.RRRLRRRR.
64235         -      LB.L
53246      -  -  -   R.N.L.
25346            -   RRRRRRRLR.
34256         -  -   LC.CNYC.
23456            -   SNYCNSCNB.

880 Rutland, 840 London No.3, 560 Bristol, Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N), Pudsey, Superlative No.2, Yorkshire. 73 com, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (8 methods)

Robert D S Brown
23456   M  W  H  Methods       
53426      s     CCCCC.SSSS
42356      s  -  SSSSS.CCCC.
53264   s  s  s  NNNN.W.WWWW.
52364         s  RRRRRRRRR.
34265   s     -  WWWW.NNNNN.
54263   s        YYYY.PPPPP
64235   s  s     PPPP.Y.L
23465      s  -  LLLLLLLL.YYYY.
63425      s     CCCCC.SSSS
42365      s  -  SSSSS.CCCC.
63254   s  s  s  NNNN.W.WWWW.
62354         s  RRRRRRRRR.
34256   s     -  WWWW.NNNNN.
23456         -  YYYYYYYYY.    

Contains 720 Cambridge, Lincolnshire, Rutland, Superlative No.2, Swindon(W), Yorkshire, 360 London No.3, Pudsey, with 21 changes of method, all the work.

5,000 Spliced Surprise Royal (6‚Äď8 methods)

Robert C Kippin
 23456  M  W  H  6 Methods          7 Methods          8 Methods         
 45236     -  -  LB.L.              LH.L.              LN.L.
 25634  -        BBYCC.CYKSBCY      BBYCC.CHKSBHY      BBYNC.CHKSBNC
 24536  2     -  L.SCYKSB.KC.       L.SCHKSB.KC.       L.YCCKCB.KS.
 52436        -  CSKCSKYCK.         HSKHYKHYK.         CNKYHKHHK.
 34625  -  -     K.S.K              K.S.K              K.S.K
 64523  -        L.KY               L.KH               L.KN
 62345  2  -  -  SKCSKCB.CCBYB.B.K. SKCYKHB.CCBHB.B.K. HKNHKHB.CNBCB.B.K.
 36245        -  YSLYSLYSL.         YSLYSLYSL.         YSLYSLYSL.
 24365     -  -  KC.K.              KC.K.              KH.K.
 32465        -  BK.                BK.                BK.
 42563  -        L.B                L.B                L.B
 52364  -        L.LY               L.LY               L.LY
 43265  -     -  SLYSLYS.YCKYCKYS.  SLYSLYS.HCKHYKHC.  SLYSLYS.CNKCNKYH.
(62534) -  -     CSBBY.S.           CSBBY.H.           CHBBN.H.
 35426  -  -       BBSCKB.Y.K         BBCCKB.Y.K         BBSCKB.H.K
 42356     -  -  LS.YKCCKYB.        LS.HKCHKHB.        LN.HKNHKHN.
 34256        -  LYSLYSLYS.         LYSLYSLYS.         LYSLYSLYS.
 23456        -  CBCBBB.            CBCBBB.            NBNBBB.           

6 methods: 920 Yorkshire; 880 Cambridge, Superlative No 2; 840 Bristol, Kegworth; 640 London No 3; with 111 changes of method and 56 combination rollups. 7 methods: 840 Kegworth; 800 Bristol; 680 Cambridge, Hillingdon, Superlative No 2, Yorkshire; 640 London No 3; with 111 changes of method and 55 combination rollups. 8 methods: 840 Kegworth; 760 Bristol; 640 London No.3; 600 Hillingdon, Kingussie  N); 520 Cambridge, Superlative No.2, Yorkshire; with 113 changes of method and 53 combination rollups. All the peals contain all the work of each method for every bell.

Published in The Ringing World (2000, page 1086).

5,082 Spliced Surprise Royal (9 methods)

Maurice J Thurmott
 23456   M  W  H  Methods     
 54326      s  s  SWBYTC.SCPT.
 53426         s  LSTSCN.
 63425   s        PTSW.LY
 42365      s  -  CL.YLNTLYB.
 32564   -        WBYPW.W
 53264         -  BWBCNB.
 62345   s  s  s  TPSY.P.WBWBPC.
 35246   -     s  YLPYLTN.NCNSY.
 24356      -  -  CSLPCLSB.PYWBP.
 53246      -  s  YTCPB.NTLYPLW.
 42536      -  s  WBSSNT.L.
 62534   s        CNWBC.LN
 45236   s     s  CTNT.SL.
 32456      -  s  PPYTN.SWBTS.
(32456)           NCNWBY(Y)   
New Method: -78.36.14-50-36.70-34.18-56-1250-56.34.10 lh 12b.

Contains 600 Bristol, 562 Yorkshire, 560 Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N), London No.3, New Method (T), Pudsey, Superlative No.2, Wootton Rivers, with 121 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (8‚Äď9 methods)

Daniel Brady
      234567890 Oakham
      426385079 Superlative No.2
    - 235749608 Rutland
      524367890 Bristol
    - 237950486 London No.3
      725349608 Cambridge
A   - 239078564 Yorkshire
      083624957 Rutland
    s 320896745 Bristol
      283604957 Rutland
    s 302896745 Pudsey
      860435279 Lincolnshire
      456789023 Oakham
      648507392 Superlative No.2
    - 457962830 Rutland
      746589023 Bristol
    - 459273608 London No.3
      947562830 Cambridge
    - 452390786 Yorkshire
      305846279 Rutland
B   s 543028967 Bristol
      405836279 Rutland
    s 534028967 Pudsey
      083657492 Lincolnshire
    - 867902345 Bristol
      698274053 Rutland
    - 786902345 Bristol
      897264053 Rutland
    - 678902345 Oakham
      860739524 Superlative No.2
    - 679284053 Rutland
      968702345 Bristol
    - 672495830 London No.3
      269784053 Cambridge
    - 674523908 Yorkshire
C     537068492 Rutland
      756340289 Pudsey
      305879624 Lincolnshire
    - 089234567 Bristol
      820496375 Rutland
    - 908234567 Bristol
      029486375 Rutland
    - 890234567 Oakham
      234567890 CAABCB

9 methods: Contains 1440 Rutland, 1080 Bristol, 360 Cambridge, Lincolnshire, London No.3, Oakham, Pudsey, Superlative No.2, Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, all the work. For 8 methods, Rutland may be rung for all Oakham

5,000 Spliced Surprise Royal (9 methods)

Richard A Pearce
 23456   M  W  H  Methods                 
(53462)  s  s     L.P.
 63425   s  s       NPLCN.B.L
 42365   ss s  -  YCA.LARSBPC.ANPRA.L.
 62354   s  s     PNYB.C.PYNY
 52364      s     SANP.R
 34265   s     -  ARSBS.YNAS.
 23465         -  BARNBC.
 53462   s        ALCNLP.RY
 63452      s     NL.BPBA
 42356   s     -  L.SYLYSLCP.
 52346      s     SR.ASP
 62345   s        YPA.SYRSCLYN
 34256   s  s  -  R.N.SBSYRB.
 64253   s        ACY.B
 23456   s  ss -  CBPSLB.RAL.CRNPRCBC.NYA.

Contains 600 Anglia; 560 Bristol, Lincolnshire (N), London No.3, Pudsey,Superlative No.2, Yorkshire; 520 Cambridge, Rutland, with 124 changes of method, all the work.

5,080 Spliced Surprise Royal (10 methods)

Richard A Pearce
 23456   M  W  H  Methods                 
(53462)  s  s     G.N.
 63425   s  s       YNLYC.B.L
 42365   ss s  -  CAN.GALSBCS.AYSLA.G.
 52364   s        NPRAGB.PR
 62345   s  s     PSGSBP.S.YLPCGYN
 34265      s  -  GP.L.
 23465         -  BARPSLC.
 53462   s        ALPNRY.LN
 63452      s     YG.BCBA
 42356   s     -  R.YCLYNLCY.
 52346      s     CG.AGARP
(42356)     s     SR.
 62354   s          SBPY.CPGARPS
 34256   s     -  L.GN.
 64253   s        AYN.B
 23456   s  ss -  CBNSRB.RAG.PRNSRCBC.NCA.

Contains 560 Anglia, Cambridge; 520 Kegworth (G), Lincolnshire (N), Pudsey; 480 Bristol, London No.3, Rutland, Superlative No.2, Yorkshire, with 126 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (10 methods)

Ashley C Fortey
23456   M  W  H  Methods    
64352   -     -  NNNN.YYYSY.
35642      -  -  SSSSS.CCCC.
63542         -  YYYYNNNNN.
56342         -  CCCCCSSYS.
23645   -     -  O.OOOOOLOO.
64235      -  -  GGGPG.GGGG.
26435         -  WWWWWWWWW.
42635         -  LYO.
56234   -     -  EEEE.EYYEE.
23564      -  -  LC.L.
52364         -  LLLLLLOLL.
35264         -  LYO.
42563   -     -  PPPP.PL.
64523      -     YPPPP.PPPP
35426   -     -  NNYE.WEEWW.
42356      -  -  OY.O.
34256         -  OCO.
23456         -  OGGGWG.    

Contains 640 Oakham, Yorkshire, 560 London No.3, Pudsey, 520 Woodspring, 480 Argyll(G), 440 Cambridge, Swindon(N), 400 Ewyas Harold, 360 Superlative No.2, with 49 changes of method.
43 combination rollups inc 19 56s. 21 7890 off the front.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (11 methods)

Richard A Pearce
 23456   M  W  H  Methods               
 53462   s  s     R.LDGLLGL.YSRYSRP
 63452      s     SR.L
(53426)  s  s     G.Y.
 42365   s  s  -    NYGSB.S.G.
 52364   s        AA.DC
 62345   s  s     PDCNDCN.AALA.D
 34265      s  -  CNDCNDCN.R.
 23465         -  BPBPBC.
 63425      s     LRGLDGLG.R
 53426   s        YSRYSRY.GY
 42356      s  -  NG.SRYSRYS.
 62354   s        D.ALALA
 34256   s  ss -  L.C.ANASAB.NDCNDCN.
 64253   s        R.B
 23456   s  ss -  PBPBP.Y.BPBPBP.NGALCP.

Contains 520 London No.3; 480 Anglia, Lincolnshire (N), Rutland; 440 Bristol, Cambridge, Kegworth (G), Nideggen (D), Pudsey, Superlative No.2, Yorkshire, with 122 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (10‚Äď11 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 1760b)
             Arrangement A        Arrangement B
  234567890  Bristol              Bristol
  352749608  Superlative No.2     Superlative No.2
  795038264  Cambridge            Dereham
- 908674523  King's Norton        King's Norton
- 906482735  Lincolnshire         Lincolnshire
  420395678  King's Norton        King's Norton
  234507986  Bristol              Bristol
  352748069  Yorkshire            Yorkshire
  785639204  Pudsey               Pudsey
  698074523  Wootton Rivers       Wootton Rivers
- 904263857  London No.3          London No.3
  496082735  Anglia               Anglia
  352708964  London No.3          London No.3
  230597486  Rutland              Rutland
- 902345678
Repeat eight times.

Arrangement A contains 720 each Bristol, King's Norton and London No.3 and 360 each Anglia, Cambridge, Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Rutland, Superlative No.2, Wootton Rivers and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell, with 193 runs of four or more consecutive bells at the back and 124 runs of four or more consecutive bells at the front.

Arrangement B contains 720 each Bristol, King's Norton and London No.3 and 360 each Anglia, Dereham, Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Rutland, Superlative No.2, Wootton Rivers and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell, with 193 runs of four or more consecutive bells at the back and 136 runs of four or more consecutive bells at the front.

Either arrangement may be reduced to 10 methods by ringing Superlative No.2 for Yorkshire throughout.


Arrangement A rung at Thatcham on 12 September 2017, conducted by W John Couperthwaite.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (6‚Äď12 methods)

Ashley C Fortey
23456   M  W  H    6m         7m         8m         9m         10m        11m        12m      
65432   -  -  -    NCYY.P.O.  NCYY.B.O.  NCYY.B.O.  NCYE.B.O.  NCYE.B.O.  NCYE.B.O.  NCYE.B.O.
46532         -    NCYNPL.    NCYNPL.    NCYWPL.    NCYWPL.    NPYWPL.    NPYWTL.    NPYWTL.
34562      -       LN.O       LB.O       LB.O       LB.O       LB.O       LB.O       LB.O
54263   -          L.CO       L.CO       L.CO       L.CO       L.CO       L.CO       L.GO
32465   -    (-)   L.YO(.)    L.YO(.)    L.YO(.)    L.YO(.)    L.SO(.)    L.SO(.)    L.SO(.)  
6 part, calling (-) in alternate parts.

6 methods: Contains 960 London No.3, Oakham, Swindon(N), Yorkshire, 720 Cambridge, 480 Pudsey, with 107 changes of method. 54 cru inc 18 56s, 65s. Back rounds.
7 methods: Contains 960 London No.3, Oakham, Yorkshire, 720 Cambridge, Swindon(N), 480 Bristol, Pudsey, with 113 changes of method. 54 cru inc 18 56s, 65s. Back rounds.
8 methods: Contains 960 London No.3, Oakham, Yorkshire, 720 Cambridge, 480 Swindon(N), 240 Pudsey, Woodspring, Woodspring, with 113 changes of method. 54 cru inc 18 56s, 65s. Back rounds.
9 methods: Contains 960 London No.3, Oakham, 720 Cambridge, Yorkshire, 480 Bristol, Swindon(N), 240 Ewyas Harold, Pudsey, Woodspring, with 119 changes of method. 30 7890 off the front. Back rounds.
10 methods: Contains 960 London No.3, Oakham, 480 Bristol(T), Cambridge, Pudsey, Swindon(N), Yorkshire, 240 Ewyas Harold, Superlative No.2, Woodspring, with 119 changes of method. 30 7890 off the front. Back rounds.
11 methods: Contains 960 London No.3, Oakham, 480 Bristol, Cambridge, Swindon(N), Yorkshire, 240 Ewyas Harold, Prittlewell(T), Pudsey, Superlative No.2, Woodspring, with 119 changes of method. 30 7890 off the front. Back rounds.
12 methods: Contains 960 London No.3, Oakham, 480 Bristol, Swindon(N), Yorkshire, 240 Argyll(G), Cambridge, Ewyas Harold, Prittlewell(T), Pudsey, Superlative No.2, Woodspring, with 119 changes of method. 30 7890 off the front. Back rounds.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (12 methods)

Richard A Pearce
23456   M  W  H  Methods              
53462   s  s     R.LEGL.YSRYSRY
63452      s     SR.EGLE
53426   s  s     G.Y.L
42365   s  s  -  EGLE.S.G.
52364   s        AA.DC
62345   s  s     NDCNDCN.AAGA.D
34265      s  -  CNDCNDCN.R.
23465         -  BPBPBP.
63425      s     LEGLEGLE.R
42356   s  s  -  YSRYSRY.GLEG.SRYSRYS.
62354   s        D.AYA
34256   s  ss -  PAN.C.ASACAB.NDCNDCN.
64253   s        EDYC.B
23456   s  ss -  PBPBP.RAG.BPBPBP.L.  

Contains 480 Anglia; 440 Cambridge, Kegworth (G), Rutland, Yorkshire; 400 Bristol, Eardleigh, Lincolnshire (N), London No.3, Nideggen (D), Pudsey, Superlative No.2, with 123 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (13 methods)

Richard A Pearce
 23456   M  W  H  Methods              
 53462   s  s     R.LEGL.YSRYSRY
 63452      s     SR.EGLE
 53426   s  s     G.Y.L
 42365   s  s  -  EGLE.S.G.
 62345      s     AKKA.D
(42365)     s     CNDCNDCN.
 52364   s          KKAK.DC
 34265   s     -  NDCNDCN.K.
 23465         -  BPBPBP.
 63425      s     LEGLEGLE.R
 42356   s  s  -  YSRYSRY.GLEG.SRYSRYS.
 62354   s        D.AYA
 52346   s  s     PAN.C.AKKAKKAK
 34256      s  -  K.NDCNDCN.
 64253   s        R.B
 23456   s  ss -  PBPBP.C.BPBPBP.L.    

Contain 480 Kinross; 400 Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N), London No.3, Pudsey, Rutland, Yorkshire; 360 Anglia, Bristol, Eardleigh, Kegworth (G), Nideggen (D), Superlative No.2, with 120 changes of method, all the work.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (7‚Äď14 methods)

Robert D S Brown
23456   M  W  H  Methods    
42356         -  NNNNNNNNN.
62354   s        UUUU.OOOOO
34256   s     -  OOOO.UUUUU.
25346      -  -  SSSSS.WWWW.
32546         -  HHHHHHHHH.
52643   -        YYYY.MMMMM
46325   -  -     MMMM.B.CCCC
32465      -  -  CCCCC.QQQQ.
43265         -  LLLLLLLLL.
24365         -  AAAAAAAAA.
62345      -     QQQQQ.BBBB
53246   -     -  BBBB.YYYYY.
45236      -     WWWWW.XXXX
23456      -  -  XXXXX.SSSS. 

14 methods: Contains 360 Albanian, Boston (O), Cambridge, Havant, Lincolnshire, Lubbesthorpe (U), Mudford, New Cambridge, Quedgeley, Swindon, Wye, XXV, Yorkshire, with 19 changes of method, all the work.
For 13 Methods call as for 14 but ring all leads of Boston as New Cambridge.
For 12 Methods call as for 13 but ring all leads of Mudford as Albanian.
For 11 Methods call as for 12 but ring all leads of Lubbesthorpe as Lincolnshire.
For 10 Methods call as for 11 but ring all leads of Quedgely as Yorkshire.
For 9 methods call as for 10 but ring all leads of Braunstone as Wye.
For 8 methods call as for 9 but ring all leads of Havant as Cambridge.
For 7 Methods call as for 8 but ring all leads of XXV as Swindon.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (7‚Äď14 methods)

Ashley C Fortey
              7m            8m            9m           10m           
   234567890  Bristol       Bristol       Bristol       Bristol
 - 357920486  Oakham        Oakham        Oakham        Oakham
   732549608  Swindon       Swindon       Swindon       Swindon
 - 359078264  Oakham        Oakham        Oakham        Oakham
   937520486  Swindon       Swindon       Ewyas Harold  Ewyas Harold
   503896742  Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Woodspring
   860452379  Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire
   426789035  Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire
   792345608  Swindon       Swindon       Swindon       Swindon
 - 935078264  Redcliffe     Redcliffe     Redcliffe     Redcliffe
 - 593078264  London No.3   London No.3   London No.3   London No.3
 - 735920486  Ilkley Moor   Ilkley Moor   Ilkley Moor   Ilkley Moor
   648205973  Yorkshire     Pudsey        Pudsey        Pudsey
   254763890  Swindon       Swindon       Swindon       Swindon
 - 573920486
              11m           12m           13m           14m          
   234567890  Bristol       Bristol       Bristol       Bristol
 - 357920486  Oakham        Oakham        Oakham        London No.3
   732549608  Swindon       Swindon       Albanian      Albanian
 - 359078264  Oakham        Oakham        Oakham        Oakham
   937520486  Ewyas Harold  Ewyas Harold  Ewyas Harold  Ewyas Harold
   503896742  Woodspring    Woodspring    Woodspring    Woodspring
   860452379  Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire
   426789035  Argyll        Argyll        Argyll        Argyll
   792345608  Swindon       Cambridge     Cambridge     Cambridge
 - 935078264  Redcliffe     Redcliffe     Redcliffe     Redcliffe
 - 593078264  London No.3   London No.3   London No.3   Rutland
 - 735920486  Ilkley Moor   Ilkley Moor   Ilkley Moor   Ilkley Moor
   648205973  Pudsey        Pudsey        Pudsey        Pudsey
   254763890  Swindon       Swindon       Swindon       Swindon
 - 573920486
9 part.

7 methods: Contains 1440 Swindon, Yorkshire, 720 Oakham, 360 Bristol, Ilkley Moor, London No.3, Redcliffe, with 107 changes of method, all the work. 30+76 LB4 inc 8+31 LB5. back rounds.
8 methods: Contains 1440 Swindon, 1080 Yorkshire, 720 Oakham, 360 Bristol, Ilkley Moor, London No.3, Pudsey, Redcliffe, with 107 changes of method, all the work. 30+72 LB4 inc 8+30 LB5. back rounds.
9 methods: Contains 1080 Swindon, Yorkshire, 720 Oakham, 360 Bristol, Ewyas Harold, Ilkley Moor, London No.3, Pudsey, Redcliffe, with 107 changes of method, all the work. 34+70 LB4 inc 8+30 LB5. back rounds.
10 methods: Contains 1080 Swindon, 720 Oakham, Yorkshire, 360 Bristol, Ewyas Harold, Ilkley Moor, London No.3, Pudsey, Redcliffe, Woodspring, with 116 changes of method, all the work. 34+71 LB4 inc 8+30 LB5. back rounds.
11 methods: Contains 1080 Swindon, 720 Oakham, 360 Argyll, Bristol, Ewyas Harold, Ilkley Moor, London No.3, Pudsey, Redcliffe, Woodspring, Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, all the work. 36+73 LB4 inc 8+31 LB5. back rounds.
12 methods: Contains 720 Oakham, Swindon, 360 Argyll, Bristol, Cambridge, Ewyas Harold, Ilkley Moor, London No.3, Pudsey, Redcliffe, Woodspring, Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, all the work. 35+73 LB4 inc 8+31 LB5. back rounds.
13 methods: Contains 720 Oakham, 360 Albanian, Argyll, Bristol, Cambridge, Ewyas Harold, Ilkley Moor, London No.3, Pudsey, Redcliffe, Swindon, Swindon, Woodspring, Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, all the work. 35+73 LB4 inc 8+31 LB5. back rounds.
14 methods: Contains 360 Albanian, Argyll, Bristol, Cambridge, Ewyas Harold, Ilkley Moor, London No.3, Oakham, Pudsey, Redcliffe, Rutland, Swindon, Woodspring, Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, all the work. 35+76 LB4 inc 8+36 LB5. back rounds.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (6‚Äď14 methods)

Ashley C Fortey
               6 methods     7 methods     8 methods     9 methods
   234567890   Cambridge     Swindon       Swindon       Swindon
   573920486   Cambridge     Cambridge     Cambridge     Cambridge
   907856342   Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire
   860492735   Cambridge     Swindon       Woodspring    Woodspring
   426385079   Cambridge     Cambridge     Cambridge     Yorkshire
   352749608   Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire
   795038264   Cambridge     Cambridge     Cambridge     Cambridge
 - 908674523   Black Sheep   Black Sheep   Black Sheep   Black Sheep
   234567089   Bristol       Bristol       Bristol       Bristol
   352748690   Ilkley Moor   Ilkley Moor   Ilkley Moor   Ilkley Moor
 - 906482735   Oakham        Oakham        Oakham        London No.3
   698074523   Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire
 - 904263857   Oakham        Oakham        Oakham        Oakham
   496082735   Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire
 - 902345678

               10 methods    11 methods    12 methods    13 methods    14 methods
   234567890   Swindon       Swindon       Swindon       Swindon       Swindon
   573920486   Cambridge     Cambridge     Cambridge     Cambridge     Cambridge
   907856342   Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire
   860492735   Woodspring    Woodspring    Woodspring    Woodspring    Woodspring
   426385079   Yorkshire     Prittlewell   Prittlewell   Prittlewell   Prittlewell
   352749608   Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Ewyas Harold  Ewyas Harold
   795038264   Pudsey        Pudsey        Pudsey        Pudsey        Pudsey
 - 908674523   Black Sheep   Black Sheep   Black Sheep   Black Sheep   Black Sheep
   234567089   Bristol       Bristol       Bristol       Bristol       Bristol
   352748690   Ilkley Moor   Ilkley Moor   Ilkley Moor   Ilkley Moor   Ilkley Moor
 - 906482735   London No.3   London No.3   London No.3   London No.3   London No.3
   698074523   Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Argyll        Argyll        Argyll
 - 904263857   Oakham        Oakham        Oakham        Oakham        Oakham
   496082735   Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Yorkshire     Superlative No.2
 - 902345678
 9 part.
 

6 methods: Contains 1800 Cambridge, 1440 Yorkshire, 720 Oakham, 360 Black Sheep, Bristol, Ilkley Moor, with 107 changes of method, all the work. 12 0987. 30+75 LB4 inc 10+28 LB5.
7 methods: Contains 1440 Yorkshire, 1080 Cambridge, 720 Oakham, Swindon, 360 Black Sheep, Bristol, Ilkley Moor, with 125 changes of method, all the work. 12 0987. 33+75 LB4 inc 10+28 LB5.
8 methods: Contains 1440 Yorkshire, 1080 Cambridge, 720 Oakham, 360 Black Sheep, Bristol, Ilkley Moor, Swindon, Woodspring, with 125 changes of method, all the work. 12 0987. 39+75 LB4 inc 12+28 LB5.
9 methods: Contains 1800 Yorkshire, 720 Cambridge, 360 Black Sheep, Bristol, Ilkley Moor, London No.3, Oakham, Swindon, Woodspring, with 125 changes of method, all the work. 10 0987. 39+75 LB4 inc 14+28 LB5. Backrounds.
10 methods: Contains 1800 Yorkshire, 360 Black Sheep, Bristol, Cambridge, Ilkley Moor, London No.3, Oakham, Pudsey, Swindon, Woodspring, with 125 changes of method, all the work. 10 0987. 39+75 LB4 inc 14+28 LB5. Backrounds.
11 methods: Contains 1440 Yorkshire, 360 Black Sheep, Bristol, Cambridge, Ilkley Moor, London No.3, Oakham, Prittlewell, Pudsey, Swindon, Woodspring, with 125 changes of method, all the work. 10 0987. 33+75 LB4 inc 10+28 LB5.
12 methods: Contains 1080 Yorkshire, 360 Argyll, Black Sheep, Bristol, Cambridge, Ilkley Moor, London No.3, Oakham, Prittlewell, Pudsey, Swindon, Woodspring, with 125 changes of method, all the work. 10 0987. 33+78 LB4 inc 12+28 LB5.
13 methods: Contains 720 Yorkshire, 360 Argyll, Black Sheep, Bristol, Cambridge, Ewyas Harold, Ilkley Moor, London No.3, Oakham, Prittlewell, Pudsey, Swindon, Woodspring, with 125 changes of method, all the work. 42+72 LB4 inc 12+24 LB5.
14 methods: Contains 360 Argyll, Black Sheep, Bristol, Cambridge, Ewyas Harold, Ilkley Moor, London No.3, Oakham, Prittlewell, Pudsey, Superlative No.2, Swindon, Woodspring, Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, all the work. 39+75 LB4 inc 12+24 LB5.

5,160 Spliced Surprise Royal (14 methods)

Richard A Pearce
 23456   M  W  H  Methods              
 53462   s  s     R.LEGL.YSRYSRY
 63452      s     SR.EGLE
 53426   s  s     G.Y.L
 42365   s  s  -  EGLE.S.G.
 52364   s        AKIAKIAK.DC
 62354      s     ND.IAKIAKIA
(52364)     s     K.
 34265   s     -    CNDCN.I.
 23465         -  BPBPBP.
 63425      s     LEGLEGLE.R
 42356   s  s  -  YSRYSRY.GLEG.SRYSRYS.
(52346)     s     DC.
 62345   s          AKIAKIA.ND
 52346   s        CNDCNDC.K
 34256      s  -  I.NDCNDCN.
 64253   s        R.B
 23456   s  ss -  PBPBP.C.BPBPBP.L.    

Contains 400 Cambridge, London No.3, Rutland; 360 Anglia, Bristol, Eardleigh, Irvine, Kegworth (G), Kinross, Lincolnshire (N), Nideggen (D), Pudsey, Superlative No.2, Yorkshire, with 128 changes of method, all the work.

5,042 Spliced Surprise Royal (8‚Äď14 methods)

Robert D S Brown
 23456   M  W  H  Methods     
 52436      -     BBBBBBBBB.SSSS
 36425   s  -     SSSS.C.OOOOOOOO
 42365      -  -  O.IIII.
 62354   s  s     YYYY.W.PPPP
 52346   s  s     PPPP.E.UUUU
 42356      s     UUUUU.EEEE
 52364   s  s     EEEE.P.WWWW
 34265   s     -  WWWW.YYYYY.
 23465         -  NNNNNNNNN.
 46235      -  -  IIIII.CCCC.
 24635         -  AAAAAAAAA.
 54632   s        R.LLLLLLLL
 62435   s     -  L.RRRRRRRR.
(32456)  s  s     CCCC.S.(Y)  

Contains 362 Yorkshire; 360 Bristol, Cambridge, Coalbrookdale (A), Lincolnhire (N), London No.3, Ludgate (U), Osgathorpe, Prittlewell (E), Pudsey, Rutland, Superlative No.2, Swindon (I), Woodspring, with 23 changes of method, all the work.
For 13 Methods ring 14 method peal calling all leads of Ludgate as Superlative No.2
For 12 Methods ring 13 method peal calling all leads of Coalbrookdale as Cambridge
For 11 Methods ring 12 method peal calling all leads of Swindon as Yorkshire
For 10 Methods ring 11 method peal calling all leads of Prittlewell as Pudsey
For 9 Methods ring 10 method peal calling all leads of Osgathorpe as Cambridge
For 8 Methods ring 9 method peal calling all leads of Woodspring as Yorkshire

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (14 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 1762)
  234567890  King's Norton
  352749608  Strangeways
  426385079  Meall nan Eun
  795038264  Bristol
- 908674523  Lockington
  897056342  St Cecilia
- 906482735  Exelby
  352748069  London No.3
  234507986  Henleaze
  573826490  Essex
  867950342  Burnley
  420395678  Jennie's Endeavour
- 904263857  Wootton Rivers
  029345678  Clyde
- 902345678
Repeat eight times.

Contains 360 each Bristol, Burnley, Clyde, Essex, Exelby, Henleaze, Jennie's Endeavour, King's Norton, Lockington, London No.3, Meall nan Eun, St Cecilia, Strangeways and Wootton Rivers, with 125 changes of method, all the work of every method for every bell and each lead different.
Contains 282 runs of four or more consecutive bells at the back, and 235 runs of four or more consecutive bells at the front, with no backstroke 09s.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (10‚Äď14 methods)

Ashley C Fortey
            14 methods       14 methods     14 methods      14 methods      14 methods
  234567890 Orion Nebula    Orion Nebula    Oakham          Oakham          Oakham
  426385079 Redcliffe       Rutland         Rutland         Rutland         Rutland
  648203957 Flash           Flash           Flash           Flash           Flash
  860492735 London No.3     London No.3     London No.3     London No.3     London No.3
- 908674523 Cumbria         Cumbria         Cumbria         Cumbria         Cumbria
  234567089 Bristol         Bristol         Bristol         Bristol         Bristol
  352748690 Wrexham         Wrexham         Wrexham         Wrexham         Ilkley Moor
- 906482735 Essex           Essex           Essex           Yorkshire       Yorkshire
  420395678 Carlisle        Carlisle        Carlisle        Carlisle        Carlisle
  867950342 Portabello      Portabello      Portabello      Portabello      Portabello
  785639204 Highclere       Highclere       Highclere       Highclere       Highclere
- 904263857 Clyde           Clyde           Clyde           Clyde           Clyde
  496082735 Middlesex       Middlesex       Middlesex       Middlesex       Middlesex
  352708964 Lightning       Lightning       Lightning       Lightning       Lightning
- 902345678

            14 methods       13 methods     12 methods      11 methods      10 methods
  234567890 Oakham          Oakham          Oakham          Oakham          Oakham
  426385079 Rutland         Rutland         Rutland         Rutland         Rutland
  648203957 Flash           Flash           Flash           Flash           London No.3
  860492735 London No.3     London No.3     London No.3     London No.3     London No.3
- 908674523 Cumbria         Cumbria         Cumbria         Cumbria         Cumbria
  234567089 Bristol         Bristol         Bristol         Bristol         Bristol
  352748690 Ilkley Moor     Ilkley Moor     Ilkley Moor     Ilkley Moor     Ilkley Moor
- 906482735 Yorkshire       Yorkshire       Yorkshire       Yorkshire       Yorkshire
  420395678 Carlisle        Carlisle        Carlisle        Carlisle        Carlisle
  867950342 Portabello      Portabello      Portabello      Oakham          Oakham
  785639204 Highclere       Highclere       Black Sheep     Black Sheep     Black Sheep
- 904263857 Clyde           London No.3     London No.3     London No.3     London No.3
  496082735 Black Sheep     Black Sheep     Black Sheep     Black Sheep     Black Sheep
  352708964 Lightning       Lightning       Lightning       Lightning       Lightning
- 902345678
9 part.
 

Methods: Black Sheep, Bristol, Carlisle, Clyde, Cumbria, Essex, Flash, Highclere, Ilkley Moor, Lightning, London No.3, Middlesex, Oakham, Orion Nebula, Portabello, Redcliffe, Rutland, Wrexham, Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, all the work.
Contains 360 changes of each occurrence. First 14 method option is each lead different.

5,040 (5,760) Spliced Surprise Royal (3‚Äď14 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 4068)
              3m (5,760)         4m (5,760)         5m (5,760)         6m (5,760)
  234567890   Yorkshire          Lincolnshire       Yorkshire          Yorkshire
  573920486   Cambridge          Cambridge          Cambridge          Lincolnshire
  907856342   Yorkshire          Yorkshire          Superlative No.2   Superlative No.2
  860492735   Cambridge          Cambridge          Lincolnshire       Cambridge
  426385079   Yorkshire          Yorkshire          Superlative No.2   Pudsey
  352749608   Cambridge          Cambridge          Cambridge          Cambridge
  795038264   Yorkshire          Lincolnshire       Yorkshire          Yorkshire
- 908674523   Cambridge          Yorkshire          Lincolnshire       Superlative No.2
  640293857   Rutland            Rutland            Rutland            Rutland
- 906482735   Cambridge          Lincolnshire       Yorkshire          Lincolnshire
  420395678  (Yorkshire         (Yorkshire         (Superlative No.2  (Yorkshire
  352748069   Cambridge          Cambridge          Cambridge          Cambridge
  785639204   Yorkshire          Yorkshire          Lincolnshire       Yorkshire
  698074523   Cambridge)         Lincolnshire)      Yorkshire)         Lincolnshire)
- 904263857   Yorkshire          Yorkshire          Superlative No.2   Pudsey
  230597486   Rutland            Rutland            Rutland            Rutland
- 902345678
Repeat eight times.

              7m (5,040)         8m (5,040)                 9m (5,040)
  234567890   Lincolnshire       Cambridge                  234567890  Bristol
  573920486   Cambridge          Lincolnshire               352749608  Cambridge
  907856342   Bristol            Bristol                    795038264  Yorkshire
  089674523   Yorkshire          Yorkshire                - 908674523  Superlative No.2
  648203957   Bristol            Bristol                    640293857  London No.3
  426385079   Pudsey             Pudsey                   - 906482735  Lincolnshire
  352749608   Cambridge          Cambridge                  420395678  Pudsey
  795038264   Bristol            Lincolnshire               352748069  Lincolnshire
- 908674523   Superlative No.2   Superlative No.2           785639204  Superlative No.2
  640293857   Rutland            London No.3                698074523  Yorkshire
- 906482735   Lincolnshire       Yorkshire                - 904263857  Rutland
  420395678   Rutland            London No.3                496082735  Anglia
- 904263857   Pudsey             Pudsey                     352708964  London No.3
  230597486   Rutland            Rutland                    230597486  Rutland
- 902345678                                               - 902345678
Repeat eight times.                                       Repeat eight times.

             10m (5,040)                            11m (5,040)         12m (5,040)
  234567890  Bristol                     234567890  Bristol             Bristol
  352749608  Cambridge                   352749608  Cambridge           Cambridge
  795038264  Yorkshire                   795038264  Yorkshire           Yorkshire
- 908674523  Superlative No.2          - 908674523  Lockington          Lockington
  640293857  London No.3                 897056342  Pudsey              Pudsey
- 906482735  Lincolnshire              - 906482735  Lincolnshire        Lincolnshire
  420395678  Pudsey                      420395678  Superlative No.2    Superlative No.2
  352748069  Cambridge                   352748069  Pudsey              Henleaze
  785639204  Superlative No.2            785639204  Superlative No.2    Superlative No.2
  698074523  Yorkshire                   698074523  Yorkshire           Yorkshire
- 904263857  Clyde                     - 904263857  Clyde               Clyde
  496082735  Anglia                      496082735  Anglia              Anglia
  352708964  London No.3                 352708964  London No.3         London No.3
  230597486  Rutland                     230597486  Rutland             Rutland
- 902345678                            - 902345678
Repeat eight times.                    Repeat eight times.

             13m (5,040)                            14m (5,040)
  234567890  Bristol                     234567890  Bristol
  352749608  Cambridge                   352749608  Meall nan Eun
  795038264  Henleaze                    089674523  Lockington
  089674523  Lockington                - 908674523  Yorkshire
- 908674523  Yorkshire                   640293857  Superlative No.2
  640293857  Superlative No.2            234567089  Henleaze
  234567089  Anglia                      573829406  Cambridge
  897056342  Pudsey                      897056342  Pudsey
- 906482735  Lincolnshire              - 906482735  Lincolnshire
  420395678  Quakers Friars              420395678  Quakers Friars
- 904263857  Clyde                     - 904263857  Clyde
  496082735  Anglia                      496082735  Anglia
  352708964  London No.3                 352708964  London No.3
  230597486  Rutland                     230597486  Rutland
- 902345678                            - 902345678
Repeat eight times.                    Repeat eight times.
 

Reduce any of the 5,760s to 5,040 by replacing the four parenthesized leads by one lead of Rutland in six parts.

When reduced to 5,040 the 3 method arrangement contains 2,040 each Cambridge and Yorkshire, and 960 Rutland, with 125 changes of method.

When reduced to 5,040 the 4 method arrangement contains 1,680 Yorkshire, 1,200 each Cambridge and Lincolnshire, and 960 Rutland, with 125 changes of method.

When reduced to 5,040 the 5 method arrangement contains 1,200 each Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, 960 Rutland, and 840 each Cambridge and Lincolnshire, with 125 changes of method.

When reduced to 5,040 the 6 method arrangement contains 960 each Rutland and Yorkshire, 840 each Cambridge and Lincolnshire, and 720 each Pudsey and Superlative No.2, with 125 changes of method.

The 7 method arrangement contains 1,080 each Bristol and Rutland, 720 each Cambridge, Lincolnshire and Pudsey, and 360 each Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method.

The 8 method arrangement contains 720 each Bristol, Cambridge, Lincolnshire, London No.3, Pudsey and Yorkshire, and 360 each Rutland and Superlative No.2, with 125 changes of method.

The 9 method arrangement contains 720 each Lincolnshire, London No.3, Rutland, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, and 360 each Anglia, Bristol, Cambridge and Pudsey, with 125 changes of method.

The 10 method arrangement contains 720 each Cambridge, London No.3, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, and 360 each Anglia, Bristol, Clyde, Lincolnshire, Pudsey and Rutland, with 125 changes of method.

The 11 method arrangement contains 720 each Pudsey, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, and 360 each Anglia, Bristol, Cambridge, Clyde, Lincolnshire, Lockington, London No.3 and Rutland, with 125 changes of method.

The 12 method arrangement contains 720 each Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, and 360 each Anglia, Bristol, Cambridge, Clyde, Henleaze, Lincolnshire, Lockington, London No.3, Pudsey and Rutland, with 125 changes of method.

The 13 method arrangement contains 720 Anglia and 360 each Bristol, Cambridge, Clyde, Henleaze, Lincolnshire, Lockington, London No.3, Pudsey, Quakers Friars, Rutland, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method.

The 14 method arrangement contains 360 each Anglia, Bristol, Cambridge, Clyde, Henleaze, Lincolnshire, Lockington, London No.3, Meall nan Eun, Pudsey, Quakers Friars, Rutland, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method.

All arrangements, of either length, contain all the work of every method for every bell.


Eight method arrangement rung at Egham on 23 February 2013, conducted by W John Couperthwaite.
Ten method arrangement rung at Thatcham on 11 February 2014, conducted by W John Couperthwaite.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (4‚Äď14 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 1760)
  Arrangement A (4 methods)        Arrangement B (5 methods)         Arrangement C (5 methods)
  234567890  Cambridge             234567890  Lincolnshire           234567890  Bristol
  573920486  London No.3           573920486  London No.3            352749608  Yorkshire
  352749608  Yorkshire             352749608  Cambridge              795038264  Bristol
  795038264  Bristol               795038264  Bristol              - 908674523  Superlative No.2
- 908674523  London No.3         - 908674523  Yorkshire              640293857  London No.3
  897056342  Bristol               640293857  London No.3          - 906482735  Bristol
- 906482735  London No.3         - 906482735  London No.3            049263857  Yorkshire
  698074523  Cambridge             698074523  Lincolnshire           234507986  Cambridge
- 904263857  Bristol             - 904263857  Bristol                573826490  London No.3
  029345678  Cambridge             029345678  Lincolnshire           352748069  Cambridge
  352708964  Yorkshire             352708964  Cambridge              785639204  Superlative No.2
  785634290  Bristol               785634290  Bristol                698074523  Cambridge
  867459302  Cambridge             867459302  Cambridge            - 904263857  London No.3
  496082735  Yorkshire             496082735  Yorkshire              496082735  Superlative No.2
- 902345678                      - 902345678                       - 902345678
  Repeat eight times.              Repeat eight times.              Repeat eight times.

  Arrangement D (6 methods)        Arrangement E (7 methods)         Arrangement F (8 methods)
  234567890  Lincolnshire          234567890  Rutland                234567890  Bristol
  573920486  London No.3           426385079  Superlative No.2       352749608  Lincolnshire
  352749608  Cambridge             352749608  Cambridge              795038264  Yorkshire
  795038264  Bristol               795038264  London No.3          - 908674523  Rutland
- 908674523  Yorkshire             573920486  Lincolnshire           897056342  Pudsey
  640293857  London No.3           907856342  Yorkshire            - 906482735  Bristol
- 906482735  London No.3           860492735  Rutland                049263857  Cambridge
  698074523  Superlative No.2    - 908674523  Superlative No.2       234507986  Pudsey
- 904263857  Bristol               640293857  London No.3            573826490  London No.3
  029345678  Lincolnshire        - 906482735  Bristol                352748069  Cambridge
  352708964  Cambridge             049263857  Bristol                785639204  Superlative No.2
  785634290  Bristol               420395678  Rutland                698074523  Yorkshire
  867459302  Yorkshire           - 904263857  London No.3          - 904263857  London No.3
  496082735  Superlative No.2      496082735  Bristol                496082735  Superlative No.2
- 902345678                      - 902345678                       - 902345678
  Repeat eight times.              Repeat eight times.               Repeat eight times.

  Arrangement G (9 methods)        Arrangement H (10 methods)        Arrangement J (11 methods)
  234567890  Anglia                234567890  Bristol                234567890  King's Norton
  907856342  Yorkshire             352749608  Superlative No.2       352749608  Superlative No.2
  860492735  Pudsey                795038264  Cambridge              795038264  London No.3
  426385079  London No.3         - 908674523  King's Norton          573920486  Henleaze
  648203957  Anglia              - 906482735  Lincolnshire         - 908674523  Lincolnshire
  573920486  London No.3           420395678  King's Norton          640293857  Rutland
  352749608  Cambridge             234507986  Bristol              - 906482735  Cambridge
  795038264  Bristol               352748069  Yorkshire              420395678  Bristol
- 908674523  Rutland               785639204  Superlative No.2       234507986  Anglia
  897056342  Superlative No.2      698074523  Pudsey                 867950342  Henleaze
- 906482735  Lincolnshire        - 904263857  London No.3          - 904263857  Pudsey
  420395678  Rutland               496082735  Anglia                 230597486  Anglia
- 904263857  London No.3           352708964  London No.3            867459302  Yorkshire
  496082735  Bristol               230597486  Rutland                496082735  Bristol
- 902345678                      - 902345678                       - 902345678
  Repeat eight times.              Repeat eight times.               Repeat eight times.

  Arrangement K (12 methods)       Arrangement L (13 methods)        Arrangement M (14 methods)
  234567890  Lincolnshire          234567890  King's Norton          234567890  King's Norton
  573920486  Superlative No.2      352749608  Quakers Friars         352749608  Quakers Friars
  907856342  Anglia                426385079  Anglia                 426385079  Meall nan Eun
  426385079  Yorkshire             795038264  London No.3            795038264  Yorkshire
  352749608  Cambridge             573920486  Henleaze             - 908674523  Clyde
  795038264  Henleaze            - 908674523  Clyde                  897056342  Superlative No.2
  089674523  Clyde                 897056342  Bristol              - 906482735  Lincolnshire
- 908674523  King's Norton       - 906482735  Lincolnshire           420395678  Bristol
- 906482735  London No.3           420395678  Pudsey                 234507986  Anglia
  698074523  Pudsey                352748069  Cambridge              867950342  London No.3
- 904263857  Bristol               785639204  Superlative No.2       785639204  Henleaze
  029345678  Henleaze              698074523  Yorkshire              698074523  Cambridge
  352708964  Clyde               - 904263857  Henleaze             - 904263857  Pudsey
  230597486  Rutland               230597486  Rutland                230597486  Rutland
- 902345678                      - 902345678                       - 902345678
Repeat eight times.              Repeat eight times.               Repeat eight times.
 

Arrangement A contains 1,440 each Bristol and Cambridge and 1,080 each London No.3 and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, 185 runs of four or more consecutive bells at at the back, and 74 runs of four or more consecutive bells at the front
In arrangement A Superlative No.2 may be rung for Yorkshire throughout, in which case it contains 168 runs at the back and 68 runs at the front.

Arrangement B contains 1,080 each Bristol, Cambridge, Lincolnshire and London No.3 and 720 Yorkshire, with 116 changes of method, 184 runs at the back and 121 runs at the front.

Arrangement C contains 1,080 each Bristol, Cambridge, London No.3 and Superlative No.2 and 720 Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, 218 runs at the back and 97 runs at the front.

Arrangement D contains 1,080 each Bristol and London No.3 and 720 each Cambridge, Lincolnshire, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, with 116 changes of method, 185 runs at the back and 115 runs at the front.

Arrangement E contains 1,080 each Bristol, London No.3 and Rutland, 720 Superlative No.2 and 360 each Cambridge, Lincolnshire and Yorkshire, with 116 changes of method, 242 runs at the back and 64 runs at the front.

Arrangement F contains 720 each Bristol, Cambridge, London No.3, Pudsey, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire and 360 each Lincolnshire and Rutland, with 125 changes of method, 201 runs at the back and 87 runs at the front.

Arrangement G contains 1,080 London No.3, 720 each Anglia, Bristol and Rutland and 360 each Cambridge, Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, 213 runs at the back and 107 runs at the front.

Arrangement H contains 720 each Bristol, King's Norton, London No.3 and Superlative No.2 and 360 each Anglia, Cambridge, Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Rutland and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, 205 runs at the back and 130 runs at the front.

Arrangement J contains 720 each Anglia, Bristol and Henleaze and 360 each Cambridge, King's Norton, Lincolnshire, London No.3, Pudsey, Rutland, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, 208 runs at the back and 85 runs at the front.

Arrangement K contains 720 each Clyde and Henleaze and 360 each Anglia, Bristol, Cambridge, King's Norton, Lincolnshire, London No.3, Pudsey, Rutland, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, 222 runs at the back and 61 runs at the front.

Arrangement L contains 720 Henleaze and 360 each Anglia, Bristol, Cambridge, Clyde, King's Norton, Lincolnshire, London No.3, Pudsey, Quakers Friars, Rutland, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, 275 runs at the back and 105 runs at the front.

Arrangement M contains 360 each Anglia, Bristol, Cambridge, Clyde, Henleaze, King's Norton, Lincolnshire, London No.3, Meall nan Eun, Pudsey, Quakers Friars, Rutland, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, 244 runs at the back and 177 runs at the front.

All arrangements contain all the work of every method for every bell, and no backstroke 09s.


Four method arrangement rung at Slough on 19 May 2010, conducted by Roger Baldwin.
Five method arrangement rung at Egham on 25 April 2009, conducted by Richard A Pearce.
Eight method arrangement rung at Egham on 27 August 2011, conducted by W John Couperthwaite.
Nine method arrangement rung at Thatcham on 22 March 2011, conducted by W John Couperthwaite.
Ten method arrangement rung at Thatcham on 12 April 2011, conducted by W John Couperthwaite.
Eleven method arrangement rung at Thatcham on 10 May 2011, conducted by W John Couperthwaite.
Twelve method arrangement rung at Thatcham on 12 May 2015, conducted by W John Couperthwaite.
Fourteen method arrangement rung at Duffield on 24 February 2007, conducted by Matthew J L Durham.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (14 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 1760a)
             Arrangement A        Arrangement B
  234567890  King's Norton        King's Norton
  352749608  Quakers Friars       Quakers Friars
  426385079  Meall nan Eun        Meall nan Eun
  795038264  Yorkshire            Dereham
- 908674523  Clyde                Clyde
  897056342  Superlative No.2     Superlative No.2
- 906482735  Lincolnshire         Lincolnshire
  420395678  Bristol              Bristol
  234507986  Anglia               Anglia
  867950342  London No.3          London No.3
  785639204  Henleaze             Henleaze
  698074523  Wootton Rivers       Wootton Rivers
- 904263857  Pudsey               Pudsey
  230597486  Rutland              Rutland
- 902345678
Repeat eight times.

Arrangement A contains 360 each Anglia, Bristol, Clyde, Henleaze, King's Norton, Lincolnshire, London No.3, Meall nan Eun, Pudsey, Quakers Friars, Rutland, Superlative No.2, Wootton Rivers and Yorkshire.

Arrangement B contains 360 each Anglia, Bristol, Clyde, Dereham, Henleaze, King's Norton, Lincolnshire, London No.3, Meall nan Eun, Pudsey, Quakers Friars, Rutland, Superlative No.2 and Wootton Rivers.

Either arrangement contain 125 changes of method, all the work of every method for every bell, 232 runs of four or more consecutive bells at the back, 177 runs of four or more consecutive bells at the front, and no backstroke 09s; arrangement B is each lead different.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (14 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 1761)
  234567890  King's Norton
  352749608  Quakers Friars
  426385079  Meall nan Eun
  795038264  Bristol
- 908674523  Lockington
  897056342  Cambridge
- 906482735  Superlative No.2
  420395678  Portsmouth
  867950342  Wimborne
  234507986  Inveraray
- 904263857  Clyde
  496082735  Anglia
  352708964  London No.3
  230597486  Jacobs Creek
- 902345678
Repeat eight times.

Contains 360 each Anglia, Bristol, Cambridge, Clyde, Inveraray, Jacobs Creek, King's Norton, Lockington, London No.3, Meall nan Eun, Portsmouth, Quakers Friars, Superlative No.2 and Wimborne, with 125 changes of method, all the work of every method for every bell and each lead different.
Contains 312 runs of four or more consecutive bells at the back, and 174 runs of four or more consecutive bells at the front, with no backstroke 09s.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (15 methods)

Janet E Archibald
234567890 Bristol
352749608 Lincolnshire
795038264 Yorkshire
089674523 Enniskillen
907856342 Pudsey
860492735 Dereham
426385079 Superlative No.2 / Elgin
907823456 Green Goblin
563482079 Horsleydown
426759308 Cambridge
792048635 London No.3
274960583 Woolfox
830596742 Rutland
089375264 Upwood / Elgin
789023456
9 part. Change into Elgin at the half-lead.

Contains 360 Bristol, Cambridge, Dereham, Elgin, Enniskillen, Green Goblin, Horsleydown, Lincolnshire, London No.3, Pudsey, Rutland, Woolfox, Yorkshire, 180 Superlative No.2, Upwood, with 143 changes of method.

5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (2‚Äď21 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 4127)
23456  M  W  H       2 methods      3 methods
52436    [-          YCYCY[.CYCY    YCYCN[.CYNY
36425  s  -          CYCY.Y.CCYC    CNCN.Y.NCYC
42365     -] -       CYCYC.]YCCY.   NYNYC.]YNCN.
Repeat five times, omitting [bracketed] calls and leads
from parts 2 and 3, and omitting the sM from parts 5 and 6.

23456  M  W  H       4 methods      5 methods      6 methods      7 methods
52436     -          YNCNY.CYCN     SNSNY.CYSN     RS.R           LS.YNSN
36425  s  -          R.C.NRYCRCN    R.C.SRYCRCN    YCLYSRS.C.L    R.C.SNSN
42365     -  -       RY.R.          RY.R.          CL.NRCNLYN.    LB.YRCYLCB.
Repeat five times.

23456  W  M  H       8 methods
62435  -  s          RS.CSRPB.LC
36425  -             NR.L
42365  -     -       NYNYP.SCYB.
Repeat five times.

23456  M  W  H       9 methods
52436     -          RS.R
36425  s  -          ANB.Y.BPBCN
42365     -  -       LC.YAAPSLA.
Repeat five times.

 23456   M  W  H     10 methods
(52436)     -        RS.
 36425   s  -         YCLA.P.NRHBPN
 42365      -  -     LB.YCSAAH.
Repeat five times.

23456  M  W  H       11 methods     12 methods     13 methods     14 methods
52436     -          RS.PAN         RS.PAN         RS.R           RS.R
36425  s  -          Q.B.CYLHBN     Q.B.CYLHBN     Q.LH.NHGHBN    Q.LH.PMGQBA
42365     -  -       SQ.YCPAAH.     SJ.YCPAAH.     SQ.YAAPCJA.    NJ.YPYASCH.
Repeat five times.

 23456   M  W  H     15 methods
(52436)     -        RS.
 42365   s  2  -      CYJCB.LH.PMGIQ.NPSAYNH.
Repeat five times.

 23456   M  W  H     16 methods
(52436)     -        RIBNAJ.
 36425   s  -         CYJHS.P.L
 42365      -  -     ABTMGIQ.R.
Repeat five times.

23456  M  W  H       17 methods              18 methods              19 methods
52436     -          RS.NPYC                 RS.NPYC                 RS.HPYN
42365  s  2  -       J.TIQ.BMGLE.YPSAAH.     J.TIQ.BMGLE.YPSAUH.     J.TIQ.BMGLE.CUASKU.
Repeat five times.

23456  M  W  H       20 methods              21 methods
52436     -          RS.HPYN                 RS.HPYN
42365  s  2  -       J.TIQ.BMGLE.CUADKU.     J.TIQ.BMGLE.CXADKU.
Repeat five times.
 

The 2 method version contains 2,560 Cambridge and 2,480 Yorkshire, with 100 changes of method, all the work of both methods for every bell, 18 each 56s and 65s, and 52 0987s off the front.

The 3 method version contains 1,680 each Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N) and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, all the work of every method for every bell, 18 each 56s and 65s, 10 7890s off the front, and 28 0987s off the front.

The 4 method version contains 1,440 Cambridge and 1,200 each Lincolnshire (N), Rutland and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, 18 each 56s and 65s and 18 7890s off the front, and 36 0987s off the front.

The 5 method version contains 1,200 Rutland and 960 each Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N), Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, 18 each 56s, 65s and 7890s off the front, 30 0987s off the front, and 9 each 098765s off the front and 098756s off the front.

The 6 method version contains 960 each Cambridge, London No.3 and Rutland and 720 each Lincolnshire (N), Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, 18 each 56s, 65s and 7890s off the front, and 24 0987s off the front.

The 7 method version contains 960 each Lincolnshire (N) and Superlative No.2, 720 each Cambridge, London No.3 and Yorkshire and 480 each Bristol and Rutland, with 125 changes of method, 15 each 56s and 65s, 18 7890s off the front, and 12 0987s off the front.

The 8 method version contains 720 each Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N), Rutland, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire and 480 each Bristol, London No.3 and Pudsey, with 125 changes of method, 18 each 56s and 65s, 12 7890s off the front and 24 0987s off the front.

The 9 method version contains 960 Anglia, 720 Bristol and 480 each Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N), London No.3, Pudsey, Rutland, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, with 119 changes of method, 18 each 56s, 65s, 567890s off the front and 657890s off the front, 6 7890s off the front, and 48 0987s off the front.

The 10 method version contains 720 Anglia and 480 each Bristol, Cambridge, Henleaze, Lincolnshire (N), London No.3, Pudsey, Rutland, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, with 119 changes of method, 21 each 56s and 65s, 18 each 567890s off the front, 657890s off the front and 7890s off the front, and 78 0987s off the front.

The 11 method version contains 720 Anglia, 480 each Bristol, Cambridge, Henleaze, Lincolnshire (N), Pudsey, Quakers Friars, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire and 240 each London No.3 and Rutland, with 119 changes of method, 21 each 56s and 65s, 18 each 567890s off the front, 657890s off the front and 7890s off the front, and 42 0987s off the front.

The 12 method version contains 720 Anglia, 480 each Bristol, Cambridge, Henleaze, Lincolnshire (N), Pudsey, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire and 240 each Jacobs Creek, London No.3, Quakers Friars and Rutland, with 119 changes of method, 21 each 56s and 65s, 18 each 567890s off the front, 657890s off the front and 7890s off the front, and 42 0987s off the front.

The 13 method version contains 720 each Anglia and Henleaze, 480 each Lincolnshire (N), Quakers Friars, Rutland and Superlative No.2 and 240 each Bristol, Cambridge, Clyde (G), Jacobs Creek, London No.3, Pudsey and Yorkshire, with 119 changes of method, 18 each 56s, 65s, 567890s off the front and 657890s off the front, 6 7890s off the front, and 30 0987s off the front.

The 14 method version contains 480 each Anglia, Henleaze, Pudsey, Quakers Friars, Rutland, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire and 240 each Bristol, Cambridge, Clyde (G), Jacobs Creek, Lincolnshire (N), London No.3 and Meall nan Eun, with 125 changes of method, 21 each 56s and 65s, 18 each 567890s off the front and 657890s off the front, 6 7890s off the front, and 36 0987s off the front.

The 15 method verson contains 480 each Cambridge, Henleaze, Lincolnshire (N), Pudsey, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire and 240 each Anglia, Bristol, Carlisle (I), Clyde (G), Jacobs Creek, London No.3, Meall nan Eun, Quakers Friars and Rutland, with 125 changes of method, 21 each 56s and 65s, 18 each 567890s off the front and 657890s off the front, 24 7890s off the front, and 12 each 8790s off the front and 0987s off the front.

The 16 method version contains 480 each Anglia, Bristol, Carlisle (I), Jacobs Creek and Rutland and 240 each Cambridge, Clyde (G), Henleaze, Lightning (T), Lincolnshire (N), London No.3, Meall nan Eun, Pudsey, Quakers Friars, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire, with 120 changes of method, 18 each 56s, 65s, 567890s off the front and 657890s off the front, 24 7890s off the front, 12 8790s off the front, and 78 0987s off the front.

The 17 method version contains 480 each Anglia, Pudsey, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire and 240 each Bristol, Cambridge, Carlisle (I), Clyde (G), Euler, Henleaze, Jacobs Creek, Lightning (T), Lincolnshire (N), London No.3, Meall nan Eun, Quakers Friars and Rutland, with 119 changes of method, 21 each 56s and 65s, 18 each 567890s off the front and 657890s off the front, 6 7890s off the front, and 24 0987s off the front.

The 18 method version contains 480 each Pudsey, Superlative No.2 and Yorkshire and 240 each Anglia, Bristol, Cambridge, Carlisle (I), Clyde (G), Euler, Henleaze, Jacobs Creek, Lightning (T), Lincolnshire (N), London No.3, Meall nan Eun, Quakers Friars, Rutland and Slough (U), with 125 changes of method, 21 each 56s and 65s, 18 each 567890s off the front and 657890s off the front, 6 7890s off the front, and 24 0987s off the front.

The 19 method version contains 480 each Slough (U) and Superlative No.2 and 240 each Anglia, Bristol, Cambridge, Carlisle (I), Clyde (G), Euler, Henleaze, Jacobs Creek, Lightning (T), Lincolnshire (N), London No.3, Meall nan Eun, Pudsey, Quakers Friars, Rutland, York (K) and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, 18 each 56s and 65s, 18 each 567890s off the front and 657890s off the front, 12 7890s off the front, and 24 0987s off the front.

The 20 method version contains 480 Slough (U) and 240 each Anglia, Bristol, Cambridge, Carlisle (I), Clyde (G), Euler, Henleaze, Jacobs Creek, Lightning (T), Lincolnshire (N), London No.3, Ludgate (D), Meall nan Eun, Pudsey, Quakers Friars, Rutland, Superlative No.2, York (K) and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, 18 each 56s and 65s, 18 each 567890s off the front and 657890s off the front, 12 7890s off the front, and 24 0987s off the front.

The 21 method version contains 240 each Anglia, Bristol, Cambridge, Carlisle (I), Clyde (G), Euler, Henleaze, Jacobs Creek, Lightning (T), Lincolnshire (N), London No.3, Ludgate (D), Meall nan Eun, Pudsey, Quakers Friars, Rutland, Slough (U), Superlative No.2, Xenolite, York (K) and Yorkshire, with 125 changes of method, 18 each 56s and 65s, 18 each 567890s off the front and 657890s off the front, 12 7890s off the front, and 24 0987s off the front.


2 method version ung in hand at Great Longstone on 26 July 2017, conducted by Graham A C John.
3 method version rung in hand at Brimpton (Brambles) on 3 April 2017, conducted by Graham A C John.
9 method version rung at Kensington on 5 May 2016, conducted by Samuel C Cave.