Spliced Surprise (6m)

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Quarters of Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

1,536 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  12345678  Colnbrook
  13527486  Chesterfield
- 16423857  Preston
- 14357682  Adelaide
- 17826354  Ipswich
s 41536278  Dereham
- 45678123
Repeat seven times.
s = 3456.

Contains 256 each Adelaide, Chesterfield, Colnbrook, Dereham, Ipswich and Preston, with 47 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell (including the treble).

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 96)
  2345678  Yeading           2345678  Moulton       2345678  Northampton
- 4235678  Whalley         - 7864523  Richmond    - 6423857  Sussex
  3462857  Newlyn            6758342  Malpas        7852364  Chesterfield
  5728463  Newcastle       - 3567284  Chertsey      3547682  Essex
  7856234  Sonning           6325478  Willesden   - 7826543  Caterham
- 8634725  Buckfastleigh     4286735  Colnbrook     2758364  Claybrooke
- 5738264                  - 4263857              - 3527486
all three arrangements are seven part

Parts from the different versions should not be mixed.
All are all the work, each lead different, and contain no backstroke 87s.
The eighteen methods in these three arrangements, plus the five more commonly rung methods Pudsey, London, Bristol, Glasgow, and Belfast, constitute "Chandler's 23."

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Stanton
- 2357486  Masurium
  7836245  Capricorn
  8674352  Alabama
  3728564  Sussex
- 6452837  Chesterfield
- 7856342
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Alabama, Capricorn, Chesterfield, Masurium, Stanton and Sussex, with 41 changes of method, all the work of every method for every bell and each lead different.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Deva
s 8764523  Cornwall
s 6587342  Yorkshire
- 5742638  Kenninghall
s 4657823  Lancashire
  6742538  Lessness
s 4567823
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Cornwall, Deva, Kenninghall, Lancashire, Lessness and Yorkshire, with 41 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell, 146 runs of four or more consecutive bells either at the back or at the front, and back rounds.
If preferred Cambridge or Superlative may be rung instead of Yorkshire throughout, resulting in slightly fewer rollups.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Tavistock
  7856342  Cornwall
- 3578264  Lancashire
- 3586742  Sussex
  2748635  Superlative
  8375264  Lessness
  7823456
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Cornwall, Lancashire, Lessness, Superlative, Sussex and Tavistock, with 41 changes of method, all the work of every method for every bell and each lead different.
If preferred, Stanton may be rung for Lancashire throughout.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Lessness
s 4623857  Lincolnshire
  3567482  Yorkshire
  7852346  Superlative
  2486735  Cambridge
  6345278  Cornwall
s 4263857
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Cambridge, Cornwall, Lessness, Lincolnshire, Superlative and Yorkshire, with 41 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Richard I Allton
   2345678 Preston
   5738264 Pudsey
 - 7864523 Uxbridge
   6758342 Cornwall
   3526478 Watford
 - 4235867 Cassiobury
 - 5678234
7 part.

Contains 224 Cassiobury, Cornwall, Preston, Pudsey, Uxbridge, Watford, with 41 changes of method, all the work. Smith's 23 No 4

1,280 Spliced Surprise Major (2–6 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 93)
23456   W   H
34256       2
32546   -   2
45236   2   2
23456   -   -

for 2-5 methods every course is called the same, one of RCCCC, RYYYY, RNNNN, RSSSS, RPPPP, RYCYC, RYNYN, RNCNC, RSCSC, RSYSY, RSNSN, RYPYP, RCPCP, RNPNP, RSSPP, RYNCY, RSNCN, RSYCY, RSSCN, RYPCY, RSSYP, RSSCP, RCNCP, RPNCN, RSSNP, RSNCY, RYNCP, RSYCP, RSNCP, or RSNYP
for 6 methods call courses alternately RSNCP and RYNCP Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N), Pudsey, Rutland, Superlative, and Yorkshire

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (2–6 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 102)
2345678  M   2m        3m      
4263857  ss  R.YYRYY.  R.YCRCY.
seven part

2345678  V   4m        5m        6m      
5738264  ss  Y.NCRNY.  S.YCRNY.  P.YSRNC.
seven part
 

Cambridge, Lincolnshire (N), Pudsey, Rutland, Superlative, Yorkshire
courses from different arrangements should not be mixed
all arrangements are all the work

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Richard I Allton
   2345678 Jersey
   5738264 London
 - 2357486 Double Dublin
   5243678 Lindum
   4562837 Cassiobury
 - 2378564 Ashtead
   4567823
7 part.

Contains 224 Ashtead, Cassiobury, Double Dublin, Jersey, Lindum, London, with 41 changes of method, all the work. Smith's 23 No 3

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Alabama
  6482735  Masurium
- 2357486  Belfast
  5243678  London
  4562837  Cassiobury
- 2378564  Ashtead
  4567823
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Alabama, Ashtead, Belfast, Cassiobury, London and Masurium, with 41 changes of method, all the work of every method for every bell and each lead different.

1,280 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Andrew J Rawlinson
23456    M  B  W  H  Methods  
64352    -        -  R.EUGLEL.
62453       -  -  -  UEU.GM.G.
42563    -  -     -  M.MG.MMR.
35264    -        -  R.EUGLEL.
63254          -     UELGMR.M
23456    -           M.EGLMRG 

Contains 288 Lindum (M), 256 Ealing (G), 224 Lessness (E), 192 London, 160 Rutland, Uxbridge, with 35 changes of method.

1,536 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  12345678  Malpas
- 16423857  Richmond
  12684735  Essex
- 14357682  Newlyn
- 17826354  Moulton
s 41536278  Glasgow
- 45678123
Repeat seven times.
s = 3456.

Contains 256 each Essex, Glasgow, Malpas, Moulton, Newlyn and Richmond, with 47 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell (including the treble).

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Richard I Allton
   2345678 Cambridge
   5738264 Glasgow
 - 7864523 Ipswich
   3526478 Tavistock
 - 7842635 Lincolnshire
   2385764 Rutland
 - 7823456

or
   2345678 Cambridge
 - 3578264 Ipswich
   4267835 Rutland
   6482573 Lincolnshire
 - 4273658 Tavistock
   5836274 Glasgow
 - 8674523

7 part.
 

Contains 224 Cambridge, Glasgow, Ipswich, Lincolnshire, Rutland, Tavistock, with 41 changes of method, all the work. Smith's 23 No 1

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Rutland
  4263857  Buckfastleigh
  7856342  Glasgow
  8674523  Chesterfield
- 3578264  Stanton
- 3586742  Cray
  7823456
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Buckfastleigh, Chesterfield, Cray, Glasgow, Rutland and Stanton, with 41 changes of method, all the work of every method for every bell and each lead different.
If preferred Lancashire may be rung for Stanton throughout.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Superlative
- 3578264  Pudsey
  8654327  Cornwall
- 3586742  London
  8375264  Lincolnshire
  5634827  Ashtead
  7823456
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Ashtead, Cornwall, Lincolnshire, London, Pudsey and Superlative, with 41 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.
Contains 49 runs of four or more consecutive bells at the back or at the front.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Christopher Munday
  2345678 Yorkshire
- 3578264 Glasgow
  5836742 Bristol
- 3586742 London
- 7835264 Belfast
  3728456 Superlative
- 7856342
7 part.

Contains 224 Belfast, Bristol, Glasgow, London, Superlative, Yorkshire, with 41 changes of method, all the work.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Cambridge
  5738264  Superlative
s 8764523  Lessness
s 6587342  Yorkshire
- 5742638  Cornwall
s 4657823  Bristol
s 4567823
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Bristol, Cambridge, Cornwall, Lessness, Superlative and Yorkshire, with 41 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell, and 93 runs of four or more consecutive bells either at the back or at the front.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
23456  B  M  W  H
26354  -     -  -  CS.EYSC.BB.
32654           -  WY.
42356     2        W.B.SE
Repeat twice.

Contains 288 each Bristol and Superlative and 192 each Cambridge, Cornwall (W), Lessness (E) and Yorkshire, with 38 changes of method, 12 each 56s, 5678s off the front and 8765s off the front, and, in the penultimate lead, queens and back rounds.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
23456  B   M   W   H
62354  -   ss  -   s   CY.ECS.WS.S.E.
42356      s       ss  BB.YW.B.
Repeat twice.

Contains 288 each Bristol and Superlative and 192 each Cambridge, Cornwall (W), Lessness (E) and Yorkshire, with 35 changes of method, 21 56s, 15 each 5678s off the front and 8765s off the front, 6 each 65s, 6578s off the front and 8756s off the front, and back rounds.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Superlative
- 3578264  Bristol
  7325486  Cambridge
- 3586742  Cornwall
- 7835264  Lessness
  3728456  Yorkshire
- 7856342
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Bristol, Cambridge, Cornwall, Lessness, Superlative and Yorkshire, with 41 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Lessness
  4263857  Cambridge
- 2357486  Cornwall
- 4523678  Yorkshire
  3758462  Superlative
- 7862345  Bristol
- 6782345
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Bristol, Cambridge, Cornwall, Lessness, Superlative and Yorkshire, with 41 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Richard I Allton
   2345678 Bristol
   4263857 Cray
 - 7864523 Whalley
   6758342 Yorkshire
 - 7842635 Wembley
   4768523 Superlative
 - 7823456
7 part.

Contains 224 Bristol, Cray, Superlative, Wembley, Whalley, Yorkshire, with 41 changes of method, all the work. Smith's 23 No 2

1,314 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Samuel M Austin
 23456   B  M  W  H  Methods           
 26354   -     -  -  BYNNR.BYSC.R.
 46253      2        SSS.B.BY
 45236   -  -        CC.SRN.NR
 24365   -  -     -  CS.RYN.BN.
(34562)     -        R.
(32456)  2  s          YSCR.BY.RNC.Y(Y)

Contains 256 Rutland, 226 Yorkshire, 224 Lincolnshire(N), Superlative, 192 Bristol, Cambridge, with 34 changes of method.

Rung at York (St Lawrence) on 15 April 2016.

1,280 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Stephen C Theobald
23456   B  W  H  Methods
42356         -  B.
35426      -  -  RY.R.
35264   -     -  CY.NS. 
5 part.

Contains 320 Rutland, Yorkshire, 160 Bristol, Cambridge, Lincolnshire(N), Superlative, with 39 changes of method.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Deva
  7856342  Glasgow
  8674523  Chesterfield
- 3578264  Lancashire
- 3586742  London
  8375264  Lessness
  7823456
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Chesterfield, Deva, Glasgow, Lancashire, Lessness and London, with 41 changes of method, all the work of every method for every bell and each lead different.
If preferred Stanton may be rung instead of Lancashire.
Either arrangement contains 77 runs of four or more consecutive bells at the back or at the front.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Pudsey
- 3578264  Stanton
- 3586742  Advent
  6452378  Bristol
  5634827  Deva
  2748635  Capricorn
  7823456
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Advent, Bristol, Capricorn, Deva, Pudsey and Stanton, with 41 changes of method, all the work of every method for every bell and each lead different.
If preferred Lancashire may be rung for Stanton throughout.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 95)
2345678   M          No. 1       No. 2       No. 3  
63254     2          U.AO.LC     U.AO.LC     U.AO.MC
4263857   -          R.          V.          V.     
seven part

2345678   B  F  In   No. 4       No. 5
35264     -          I.A         I.MV
8674523      -  -    O.MCV.      O.KC.
seven part

2345678   F  In  B   No. 6    
7856342   -  -   -   O.D.MKIV.
seven part

2345678   M          No. 7       No. 8  
63254     2          M.D.KIE     W.D.KIE
4263857   -          V.          V.     
seven part

2345678   V          No. 9
254763    2          G.D.K
5738264   -          EIW. 
seven part

2345678   M          No. 10      No. 11   
4263857   3          W.KG.EIT.   W.KG.IFT.
seven part

2345678   B  F  In   No. 12      No. 13   
8674523   -  -  -    T.ZFW.KG.   T.ZFW.KJ.
seven part
 

Ashtead, Cambridge, Cassiobury (O), Cornwall (V), Cray (K), Double Dublin, Glasgow, Ipswich, Jersey, Lindum (M), London, Preston (Z), Rutland, Tavistock, Uxbridge, Watford (F), Wembley, Whalley (E)
Parts from the different versions should not be mixed.
All are all the work, each lead different, and contain no backstroke 87s.
The methods are added in the same order as in Smith's series of seven part peals in 13 to 23 methods. See also 1344 Spliced Surprise Major (5m) by Mike Clay.

2,016 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

  2345678 Cambridge
  5738264 Lincolnshire
s 8764523 Bristol
- 6874523 Bristol
s 6784523 Yorkshire
s 4723658 Pudsey
s 3758462 Superlative
s 8762345 Bristol
- 6872345 Bristol
s 6782345
7 part.

Contains 896 Bristol, 224 Cambridge, Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Superlative, Yorkshire, with 48 changes of method, all the work.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Samuel M Austin
23456   B  W  H  Methods  
43526      2  -  BS.B.NPY.
54326         -  SSSPSSC.
42356      2     BN.B.NCN
42563   -     -  NC.SY.
64523      -     CYCP.B
42635   -        CY.PS
23645      2     YSCP.B.B
23456   -     -  YS.CS.   

Contains 352 Superlative, 256 Cambridge, 224 Bristol, 192 Yorkshire, 160 Lincolnshire(N), Pudsey, with 36 changes of method.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Samuel M Austin
23456   B  W  H  Methods  
43526      2  -  BS.B.NPY.
54326         -  SSSPSSC.
42356      2     BN.B.NCN
42563   -     -  NC.SY.
64523      -     CYCP.B
42635   -        CY.PS
23645      2     YSCP.B.B
23456   -     -  YS.CS.   

Contains 352 Superlative, 256 Cambridge, 224 Bristol, 192 Yorkshire, 160 Lincolnshire(N), Pudsey, with 36 changes of method.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Deva
s 8764523  Lessness
  6857342  Lancashire
s 8674523  Kenninghall
s 7586342  London
s 8375264  Bristol
  7823456
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Bristol, Deva, Kenninghall, Lancashire, Lessness and London, with 41 changes of method, all the work of every method for every bell and each lead different, and 132 runs of four or more consecutive bells either at the back or at the front.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Superlative
- 3578264  Cassiobury
  6482573  Cornwall
  5836742  Bristol
- 3586742  London
  8375264  Lessness
  7823456
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Bristol, Cassiobury, Cornwall, Lessness, London and Superlative, with 41 changes of method, all the work of every method for every bell and each lead different.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Belfast
- 4235678  Cassiobury
  7856234  Glasgow
- 8634725  Superlative
  4265873  Ashtead
  3876542  London
- 5738264
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Ashtead, Belfast, Cassiobury, Glasgow, London and Superlative, with 41 changes of method, all the work of every method for every bell and each lead different, with no backstroke 87s.
If preferred, Pudsey can be rung instead of Superlative throughout.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Cornwall
  6482735  London
s 8764523  Bristol
  6857342  Superlative
- 8742635  Cambridge
  2375864  Lessness
s 7823456
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Bristol, Cambridge, Cornwall, Lessness, London and Superlative, with 41 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell, 93 runs of four or more consecutive bells either at the back or at the front, and back rounds.
If preferred, Yorkshire may be rung instead of Superlative throughout, with 91 runs and back rounds.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison
  2345678  Superlative
- 3578264  Bristol
s 3758264  Cornwall
s 5237486  London
  3542678  Lessness
  4365827  Yorkshire
- 3527486
Repeat six times.

Contains 224 each Bristol, Cornwall, Lessness, London, Superlative and Yorkshire, with 41 changes of method and all the work of every method for every bell.
If preferred, Cambridge may be rung for Yorkshire throughout.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Richard I Allton
   2345678 Cambridge
 - 3578264 Glasgow
   5836742 Bristol
 - 3586742 London
 - 7835264 Belfast
   3728456 Superlative
 - 7856342
7 part.

Contains 224 Belfast, Bristol, Cambridge, Glasgow, London, Superlative, with 41 changes of method, all the work.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Richard I Allton
  2345678 Cambridge
- 3578264 Glasgow
  5836742 Bristol
- 3586742 London
- 7835264 Belfast
  3728456 Superlative
- 7856342
7 part.

Contains 224 Belfast, Bristol, Cambridge, Glasgow, London, Superlative, with 41 changes of method, all the work.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Christopher Munday
  2345678 Glasgow
  3527486 Cambridge
- 5786342 Superlative
- 7642538 Belfast
- 4762538 London
- 5647823 Bristol
- 4567823
7 part.

Contains 224 Belfast, Bristol, Cambridge, Glasgow, London, Superlative, with 41 changes of method, all the work.

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Maurice W Southworth
2345678   I  V  H
42356           -   B.
5738264   -  -      GPS.FL.
seven part

Belfast (F), Bristol, Glasgow, London, Pudsey, Superlative
all the work and each lead different

1,344 Spliced Surprise Major (6 methods)

Donald F Morrison (no. 94)
2345678   M
4263857   3   L.SCAR.B.
seven part

Ashtead, Bristol, Cambridge, London, Rutland, Superlative
all the work
Cambridge may be replaced throughout by Pudsey
all the work and each lead different