5,152 (5,024) Spliced Surprise Major (8 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 6777)
    2345678  Cambridge
 -  3578264  Lincolnshire
    8654327  London
    5836742  Superlative
 -  8642573  Bristol
 -  4862573  Bristol
 -  6482573  Superlative
    2743658  Yorkshire
 -  7358264  London
    5723486  Superlative
 -  7386542  Pudsey
    6432758  London
    3674825  Rutland
 -  8736542  Yorkshire
    6472853  Lincolnshire
    2543687  Rutland
(-  6425738  Bristol
 -  2645738  Bristol
 -) 4265738  Yorkshire
    5328476  Cambridge
 -  3876542  Pudsey
    6482357  Cambridge
    2547638  Pudsey
 -  5738264
Repeat six times.

Contains 896 Bristol, 672 each Cambridge, London, Pudsey, Superlative and Yorkshire and 448 each Lincolnshire and Rutland, with 146 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.
Reduce to 5,024 by omitting the parenthesized bobs and leads of Bristol from any two parts. Contains 768 Bristol, 672 each Cambridge, London, Pudsey, Superlative and Yorkshire and 448 each Lincolnshire and Rutland, with 144 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

Rung at Burnham, Buckinghamshire on 3 June 2014, conducted by W John Couperthwaite.