5,040 (5,008) Spliced Major (2 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 3113)
23456  M   B   W   H
54632  2   -   s   2*  CC.C.CBB.[B]BB.CC.C.
54326  2       s   4   CC.B.BBBCCB.CC.C.C.B.
23465  2*  -   2+  s   CC.C.CBB.BCB.C.BB.
36254      -   2+  4*  BCBB.BBC.C.CC.C.C.C.
65243  s       2       CC.BBCBBB.C.C
42356  2   -   2       CB.B.BCB.BBC.C.C
Repeat twice.
2* = s -; 4 = - - s -; 2+ = - s; 4* = - s - -.

Contains 3,168 Bristol Surprise Surprise and 1,872 Double Coslany Court Bob (C), with 72 changes of method and all the work of both methods for every bell.
Reduce to 5,008 by calling C for [B] in any two parts; contains 3,104 Bristol Surprise and 1,904 Double Coslany Court Bob, with 76 changes of method and all the work of both methods for every bell.
Either length contains all 24 each 56s, 65s, 5678s off the front and 8765s off the front, and all 7 near misses.

Published in The Ringing World (1993, page 1155).