Spliced Surprise (3m)

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Quarters of Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

1,280 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  23456  W  H
52436  -     MA.SAS
35426  -     MA.SAS
42356  -  -  MA.SAS.
54326  -     MA.SAS
25346  -     MA.MS
34256  -  -  MA.MS.
53246  -     MA.MS
45236  -     MA.MS
23456  -  -  MA.MS.

Contains 448 Masurium and 416 each Alabama and Sussex, with 39 changes of method.

1,280 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
23456  W  H
45236  -  -  AAAAAAA.MS.
24536     -  SSSSSSS.
52436     -  SSA.
43526  -  -  AM.A.
54326     -  MSMA.
34256  2  -  MMMMMMM.SSA.A.
23456     -  MMM.

Contains 448 Masurium and 416 each Alabama and Sussex, with 13 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

1,280 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Andrew J Jobson
23456   W  B  H
35264      -     YUM.YUM
26354   -     -  YU.MM
32654         -  YUMM.
32546      -  -  YUM.YUM.
two part

Medway, Uxbridge, and Yorkshire
very tasty

1,250 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
23456   W  H
45236   -  -  WTW.PPP.
34256   -     TTTTTTT.PPP
25346   -  -  PPPP.PT.
42356   -     WWWWWW.W
35426   -  -  WTW.PT.
24356   -  s  PTWT.W.(T)
Round at the backstroke snap two
blows after the single Home.

Contains 418 Tavistock and 416 each Preston and Whalley, with 17 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

1,280 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
23456  W  B  H
35264  2  -  -  WP.TT.PPW.T.
Repeat four times.

Contains 480 each Preston and Tavistock and 320 Whalley, with 29 changes of method, and is all the work for 2-6.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Whalley
- 6423857  Tavistock
  5738426  Preston
- 7826543  Whalley
  2758364  Preston
  8674235  Tavistock
- 3527486
Repeat six times.

Contains 448 each Preston, Tavistock and Whalley, with 41 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell, and no backstroke 87s.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
23456  M  H
42356  3  -  W.WC.WC.YW.
Repeat five times, calling single
for bob half-way and end.

Contains 768 Cornwall (W), 384 Cambridge and 192 Yorkshire, with 30 changes of method, all 24 each 56s and 65s, and 12 8765s off the front.

1,280 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
23456  M  W  H
64352  -     -  W.YW.
56342     -     CW.YCY
Repeat four times.

Contains 480 each Cornwall (W) and Yorkshire and 320 Cambridge, with 39 changes of method and all the work of all the methods for bells 2 through 6.

1,280 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
23456  B  H
23564  -  -  CY.YC.
52364     -  WC.
35264     -  WY.
Repeat four times.

Contains 480 each Cambridge and Yorkshire and 320 Cornwall (W), with 34 changes of method.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
234567  M       H
674253      a   s   YC.WY.W.C.
647253          s   WY.
423567  2*  sT  -   W.WC.W.YC.
Repeat twice.
a = sB,sB,F.
2* = - s.

Contains 576 Cornwall (W) and 384 each Cambridge and Yorkshire, with 38 changes of method, and all 24 each 5678s off the front and 8765s off the front.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Yorkshire
s 5378264  Cornwall
s 7253486  Cornwall
  4567823  Cambridge
- 5723486  Yorkshire
  3876542  Cornwall
- 5738264
Repeat six times.

Contains 672 Cornwall, 448 Yorkshire and 224 Cambridge, with 34 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Cornwall
  6482735  Cornwall
- 7864523  Cambridge
- 8423756  Yorkshire
  3546872  Cornwall
- 8435267  Cambridge
- 4567823
Repeat six times.

Contains 672 Cornwall, 448 Cambridge and 224 Yorkshire, with 34 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

1,250 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
 23456   B  M  W  H
 42356            -  WC.
 25346         2     YW.WY.YYY
 34256         -  -  YCCY.CCY.
 52643      -  -     CCY.C.WWWW
 62345      -        W.CCYC
 24536   2        -  CY.YW.WW.
 52436            -  WC.
(32456)        s     YW.(Y)
Round at the snap two blows after the single.

Contains 418 Yorkshire and 416 each Cambridge and Cornwall (W), with 21 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
23456  M  W  H
25634  2  -  -  W.WY.C.W.
62534        -  WC.
42356  -  2  -  W.Y.WY.CCY.
Repeat twice.

Contains 576 Cornwall (W) and 384 each Cambridge and Yorkshire, with 32 changes of method.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 90)
23456   M  W  H
54632   -  -     G.C.G
36245   -  -  3  G.C.G.N.N.
43265      -  3  GC.G.N.N.
64235      -     GC.G
32546   -  -  3  G.C.G.N.N.
two part

144 cru
Cambridge, Gloucestershire, Norwich

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (2–3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
23456  M  W  H    2 Methods    3 Methods
54632  -  -       NCN.C.CNC    CCY.C.NNC
26435  -     -    NCN.CNCN.    NNN.NCCN.
32465     -       CNCN.CCN     YYCY.YYY 
Repeat.

The two method version contains 704 Cambridge and 640 Lincolnshire (N), with 36 changes of method and all the work of both methods for every bell.
The three method version contains 448 each Cambridge, Lincolnshire and Yorkshire, with 21 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (2–3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
23456  M  W  H    2 Methods    3 Methods
54632  -  -       CNC.C.CCC    NNN.C.CCC
26435  -     -    NNN.NNNN.    YYY.YYYY.
32465     -       CCCC.NNN     CCCN.NNN 
Repeat.

The two method version contains 704 Lincolnshire (N) and 640 Cambridge, with 11 changes of method and all the work of both methods for every bell.
The three method version contains 448 each Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N) and Yorkshire, with 8 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell, and was arranged by Rick DuPuy.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
23456  M  W  H
54632  -  -     CCC.C.CCC
26435  -     -  NNN.NNNN.
32465     -     YYYY.YYY
Repeat.

If preferred, may instead be called

23456  M  W  H
54632  -  -     CCC.C.CCC
26435  -     -  YYY.YYYY.
32465     -     NNNN.NNN
Repeat.
 

Either arrangement contains 448 each Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N) and Yorkshire, with 5 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

1,250 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Christopher Munday
 23456   W  H  Methods  
 42356      -  CYCNYNC.
 34256      -  YNYCNCY.
 53246   -     NCNY.CYN
 24536   -  -  YCNC.YNC.
 52436      -  YNYCNCY.
(32456)  s     NCNY.(Y) 

Contains 418 Yorkshire, 416 Cambridge, Lincolnshire(N), with 38 changes of method, all the work.

1,280 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Glenn A A Taylor
23456   M   B   H
35264   -   2   -   CCC.RR.RY.YY.
23564           -   CCYYR.
52364           -   RYR.
32465   -           R.CR
two part

Cambridge, Rutland, and Yorkshire

1,250 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
 23456   W  H
 42356      -  SSCSCSC.
 34256      -  YSCYCSC.
 53246   -     SYCS.YSC
 24536   -  -  YCYY.CYY.
 52436      -  CYSYSCS.
(32456)  s     YSYC.C

Contains 418 Cambridge and 416 each Superlative and Yorkshire, with 35 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

1,250 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
 23456   W  H
 42356      -  SSYSSSS.
 34256      -  YYYYSYY.
 53246   -     CCYY.YCC
 24536   -  -  CCCC.CSC.
 52436      -  CCSSSCS.
(32456)  s     YSYY.Y

Contains 418 Yorkshire and 416 each Cambridge and Superlative, with 16 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 113)
23456  M  B  W  H
54632  -     -     R.N.R
54326     -     -  SN.NS.
42356  -  -        R.SSRS.NN
Repeat twice.

Contains 480 each Lincolnshire (N) and Superlative and 384 Rutland, with 32 changes of method.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 114)
23456  W  H
42356     -  SNNSNNS.
54326  -     RRRRRR.SSN
32546  -  -  NSSN.R.
Repeat.

Contains 448 each Lincolnshire (N), Rutland and Superlative, with 21 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Graham A C John
 23456   M   W   H
 53426       s       RS.R
 42365   s   s   -   CCS.C.SCS.
 34265           -   RRC.
 23465       ss  -   CR.CSRSC.R.
(63425)      s       SR.
 42356   s   s   -    CSRS.S.R.
 34256           -   CSRSC.
 23456   ss      -   R.CCRSC.RS.

Cambridge, Rutland, Superlative
all the work

1,250 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
 23456   B  M  W  H
 42356            -  RRP.
 34256            -  NRNPP.
 45236         2     PR.PNRPN.PNP
 53462   -           PN.PN
 36524   -           NN.NP
 56423      -        R.PR
(32456)  -  -  s     NP.RNN.RRRRR.(R)

Contains 418 Rutland and 416 each Lincolnshire (N) and Pudsey, with 26 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
23456  B  M  W  H
64352     -     -  NPN.PR.
45236  2        -  PN.RP.NP.
34256        -     NR.R
Repeat twice.

Contains 480 each Lincolnshire (N) and Pudsey and 384 Rutland, with 38 changes of method.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Rutland
  4263857  Pudsey
  3527486  Rutland
- 4235678  Lincolnshire
  5728463  Pudsey
- 7863542  Rutland
- 5678234
Repeat six times.

Contains 672 Rutland, 448 Pudsey and 224 Lincolnshire, with 35 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Andrew J Rawlinson
23456    M  I  V  W  H  Methods       
32654    2           2  BB.B.DDNDDNB.D.
53624       -  -  2  2  BBN.NBN.NN.N.NB.D.
35426    2           2  BB.B.DDNDDNB.D.
23456             -     BDNBDNB.D     

Contains 480 Bristol, 448 Double Dublin, 416 Nice, with 27 changes of method.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Donald F Morrison
23456  B   F   V   M   T   W   H
42356  s   s   -   s   s   ss  ss  WW.E.WE.EWB.E.BE.B.W.B.
Repeat twice.

Contains 480 each Cornwall (W) and Lessness (E) and 384 Bristol, with 35 changes of method, all 24 56s, 18 each 8765s, 5678s off the front and 8765s off the front, 6 each 8756s, 6578s off the front and 8756s off the front, and 115 runs of four or more consecutive bells at the back (59) or at the front (56).

1,280 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Kristopher King
23456   M  W  H  Methods     
52436      -     BY.YYP
62345   -  2  -  YYY.Y.B.YYP.
43265      2  2  YYYY.B.BB.B.
64235      -     YYYY.B
25346   -  -  2  YYP.Y.YYP.B.
23456      -  2  BY.YYP.B.   

Contains 800 Yorkshire, 320 Bristol, 160 Pudsey, with 18 changes of method.

1,312 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Matthew Durham
23456  M   W   H
52436      -   3     BS.PPS.B.B.
62345  -   2   -     PSP.S.B.SPS.
43265      2   2     SSPP.B.BB.B.
64235      -         PPSS.B
25346  -   -   2     SSP.P.SSP.B.
23456      -   2     BP.BB.B.

Bristol, Superlative, Pudsey

1,280 Spliced Surprise Major (3 methods)

Matthew Durham
23456  M   B   W   H
35264      -           LLL.BFF
42563  -           -   BB.BFBFLL.
26543          2       FFBFLL.B.B
64235      -           FFL.FBB
43652      -           BBL.FBF
23456      -   -       FLL.LL.F

Belfast (F), Bristol, London