5,040 Spliced Surprise Royal (10–11 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.
Arrangement B rung at Thatcham on 14 November 2017, conducted by W John Couperthwaite.