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In 2018 Simon Linford published a series of articles in The Ringing World proposing a set of major methods useful for those learning to ring treble dodging methods, mostly surprise. Here are gathered some quarter peal callings suitable for most of those methods, both individually and combined in spliced.

See:
2,018 Cambridge Surprise Major by Donald F Morrison
1,280 Dereham Surprise Major by Richard I Allton

1,344 Cambridge Surprise Major

23456   H
42365   s
six part
s = 1456

also true to Lincolnshire, London, Pudsey, Superlative, and Yorkshire

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

23456   B  M  W  H
64523   3
35426      -     -
23456         -  3

also true to Pudsey, Superlative, and Yorkshire

1,250 Cambridge Surprise Major

 23456   M  W  H
 34256         2
 45236      2
 62534   -     -
(32456)  -  s   
round two blows after Wrong

Also true to Lincolnshire, Yorkshire and Dereham.

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

23456   B  M  W  H
52436         -
23645   2        -
42635         -
23456   -        3

also true to Pudsey, Superlative, and Yorkshire

1,376 Cambridge Surprise Major

23456   V  B  F  T  H
35264      -
42635   s     s
45362      x     x
23645   s     s
25463      x     x
34625   s     s
23456      x        z
x=1256. z=1456.

Contains 26 combination rollups, 19 65s at the back, and 12 combination rollups at the front.
Alternatively start with 56 lying still and replace the last call with a standard bob.

2,016 Cambridge Surprise Major

23456   M  W  H
46352   -     s
23564   s  -  2
3 part.

Contains 42 combination rollups, 12 56s, 2 65s at the back, and 12 combination rollups, 4 56s at the front, with Tittums. Also true to Superlative Surprise Major, Havant Surprise Major.

1,376 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
234567   V  B  I  M  W  F  H
352764         -
453627   -  -
237465                  -
246537         -  -
45236       -
23456                -     -

Contains 10 56s, 6 7568s at the back, with Queens.

1,376 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard I Allton (arr)
234567   V  B  I  F  H
35264       -
237546   -           -
427365         -  -
234567         -  3   

Contains 14 combination rollups, 6 56s, 6 7568s, 4 8765s.

1,344 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
234567   V  B  W  F  H
32564       -        s
537246   -           -
476523            -
354267   s  -
23456          -     3

Contains 16 56s, 10 2468s, with Queens.

1,376 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
234567   V  I  B  M  W  F  H
32564          -           s
537246   -                 -
357624      -     s  -  -
563427      -
64523          -
23456             -  s     s

Contains Queens.

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
234567   V  B  W  F  I  H
352764               -
462357   2        s     -
35264    -     s  -     -
56342       -
23456    -        -      

Contains 17 combination rollups, 12 56s, 14 four bell runs at the back, and 4 four bell runs at the front, with Queens, Tittums. Also true to Yorkshire Surprise Major, Lincolnshire Surprise Major, Stoke Surprise Major, Quedgeley Surprise Major.

1,312 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
23456   V  B  F  T  I  H
45236      -     ss -
34256      -     ss -  2
62534   -     -
23456      2           -

Contains 21 combination rollups, 14 56s, 2 65s at the back, and 8 combination rollups, 2 65s at the front.

1,312 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
234567   B  M  F  T  I  H
45236    -        ss -
34256    -        ss -  2
725364   s     s
234567      s     s     -

Contains 21 combination rollups, 16 56s, 1 65s, 4 8765s at the back, and 8 combination rollups, 2 65s at the front.

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
23456   V  M  W  F  H
65432      -  -     -
25346      -  2     -
42356         -
56342   -        -  -
23456   -        -   

Contains 22 combination rollups, 14 56s.

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
23456   B  W  H
54236      -  s
32546      -  s
45326      -  s
32456      -  -
32564   -     -
23645   -     s
23456   -     -

Contains 28 combination rollups, 9 56s, 2 65s at the back, and 20 combination rollups, 4 56s, 2 65s at the front.

1,282 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
23456   B  W  H
54236      -  s
32546      -  s
32465   -     -
64325      -  s
23645      -  s
32456   -     s

Contains 8 56s, 5 65s at the back, and 2 56s, 2 65s at the front.

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
23456   V  M  W  F  H
65432      -  -     -
25346      -  2     -
42356         -
56342   -        -  -
23456   -        -   

Contains 22 combination rollups, 14 56s.

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
 234567   V  W  I  H
 42356             -
(425763)     -  -
 745263      -
 234567   2     2  -

Contains 16 combination rollups, 14 56s, 14 8765s, 8 four bell runs at the back, and 6 combination rollups, 3 four bell runs at the front.

1,250 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
23456   V  B  M  W  F  H
43652         -
34526      -           s
23564   s     s     s  -
23645      -           -
64235            -     -
32456         s  s     s

Contains 21 combination rollups, 9 56s, 1 65s, 9 four bell runs at the back, and 18 combination rollups, 4 56s, 4 65s, 4 four bell runs at the front, with Backrounds.

1,344 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
 234567   V  B  M  W  F  I  H
 43652          -
 34526       -              s
 357246         s  -  -
(653247)  -              -
 23456          -  -        3

Contains 21 combination rollups, 19 56s, 14 four bell runs at the back, and 8 combination rollups, 4 65s, 6 four bell runs at the front, with Queens.

1,282 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
234567   V  B  M  W  F  T  H
64352          -           -
56342             -
64523       -
357246   s        -  s
452367   -  -           s  s
32456             -        s

Contains 13 combination rollups, 9 56s, 21 four bell runs at the back, and 6 combination rollups, 2 four bell runs at the front, with Queens.

1,378 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
 234567   B  M  W  F  I  H
 23564    -              -
 36245    -
 357246      -     -
(523647)              -
 64523       2  -
 32456       -  s        -

Contains 28 combination rollups, 7 56s, 7 65s, 6 2468s, 10 four bell runs at the back, and 14 combination rollups, 4 56s, 6 four bell runs at the front, with Queens.

1,344 Cambridge Surprise Major

Samuel M Austin
23456   V  B  W  F  H
34256   s  s  s  s
42356   s  s  s  s
24356   s  s  s  s  s
43256   s  s  s  s
32456   s  s  s  s
23564      -        s
32645      -        s
23456      -        s

Contains 12 56s, 10 8765s.

1,344 Cambridge Surprise Major

Roger Bailey
234567   V  B  3rds I  M  W  F  H
324576   -  -       -  -  s  -  s
735264   -  s          -  -  -  -
234576   -  -   s   -  -  -  -  s
725364   -  s          -  -  -  -
324567   -  -   s   -  -  s  -  s
234567   -  -       -  -  -  -  s

a call at every lead also true to Lincolnshire, Superlative, and Yorkshire

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

Roger Baldwin (arr)
234567   B  W  F  I  H
52436       -
23645    2           -
234756      -     -
372546   -
426357         -
23456    -            

Contains 6 7568s, 6 8765s. Also true to Yorkshire Surprise Major.

1,250 Cambridge Surprise Major

David W Beard
 23456   M  W
 52436   3  -
(32456)  3  s
round two blows after Wrong

also true to Lincolnshire and Yorkshire

1,282 Cambridge Surprise Major

David W Beard
23456   B  M  W F/I H
45362      s  s     -
56423   -
32564      -  s  x
32645   -           -
32456   -           -
round 130 changes later, at the snap after Wrong

contains Queens and 4 5678s off the front

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

David W Beard
 23456   B  M  W F/I H
 23564   -           -
 36245   -
(52364)     -    x
 34265      -        s
 64523   2           s
 23456      -  s     s

contains Queens and 4 5678s off the front

1,344 Cambridge Surprise Major

Vernon Bedford and Stephen J Bedford (arr)
23456  V  B  I  M  W  F  H
52436  s  -  -  -  -  -  s
34526  s  -  -  -  -  -
23546  s  -  -  -  -  -  s
two part

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

Stephen J Bedford
23456   B  M  W  H
42356            -
35426         -  -
53264   -        s
42365      -     -
32564      -
23645   -        s
23456   -        -

Contains 32 combination rollups, 10 56s, 7 65s at the back, and 12 combination rollups, 4 56s at the front, with tittums.
Also true to Lincolnshire Surprise Major, Dereham Surprise Major.

1,282 Cambridge Surprise Major

Daniel Brady (No 400)
234567   B  M  W  F  I  H
45632       s  -        -
54326    -              s
537246      s  -  -
325647               -
32645    -              -
32456    -              -

Contains 6 2468s at the back, with Queens. Also true to Lincolnshire Surprise Major.

1,282 Cambridge Surprise Major

Daniel Brady (No 417)
 234567   B  M  W  F  I  H
 56342       -  s        s
 64523    -
 357246         -  -
(452637)     s  -     -
 63524       -  s        s
 32456    2              -

Contains Queens, Tittums.

2,015 Cambridge Surprise Major

Robert D S Brown
 234567     M   W   H
 42356              -
 34256      3       -
 53462      2   2   2
(325476)    s       x
x=3478 as the 30th change of the last lead.

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

Steve Coleman
23456   B   H
24356   5   s
two part

also true to Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Superlative, and Yorkshire

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

Mark B Davies
23456   B  M  W  H
42356            -
35264      s  s  -
53642   -        s
34265   2        -
34256            x
23456            -
x = 1256

1,250 Cambridge Surprise Major

Mark B Davies
 23456   M  W  H
 34256         2
 52643   -  -
 34265   -  s  -
 62435      s  s
(32456)  s  s   
round two blows later

1,282 Cambridge Surprise Major

Mark B Davies
 23456   B  M  W  H
 42356            -
 53264      s  s  s
 23465      -
 36254   -
 26453      -
 62534   -        s
(32456)     -  s   
round two blows after the final single

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

Mark B Davies
23456   B  W  H
42356         -
35426      -  -
25634   2     x
25346   -     -
23456      -  2
x = 123456

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

Matthew Durham
23456  B   M   W   H
23564  -           -
23645  -           -
34256  -
65243      -   -   -
42356      -   -
65324      -   -   -
23456      -   -    

also true to Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Superlative, and Yorkshire

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

Paul J Flavell
23456   V  B  W  F  H
34625   s  s     -
42356      -
23645   s  s     -
32456      -        s
25364      -
43256   -     s  s
35462      -
23456   -     s  s  s

Contains 8 56s, 4 65s, 8 8765s.

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

Paul J Flavell
23456   V  B  W  F  H
35264      -
42356   -     s  s
25463      -
32456   -     s  s  s
2 part.

Contains 72 combinations of 5678 on the back including 8 56s, 4 65s, 8 8765s.

1,344 Cambridge Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
23456   B  H
23564   -  -
36245   -
34256   a  s
Repeat twice.
a = V,sM,F.

Contains 12 5678s off the front.

1,250 Cambridge Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
 234567   V  B  M  W  H
 42356                -
 42563       -        -
 472356   -  -        -
 647523   -  -        s
 273456   -        - sF
 672534   -  -
 635742   -     -  -  F
(324567)  -     -  s   
Round at the treble's backstroke snap
two blow after the final single.

Contains 12 5678s off the front.

2,017 (2,015) Cambridge Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
32546  M  W  H
25346        2
24653  2  -  -
62453     3  -
23456  -     2
Start at backstroke with a 1678 single.

Reduce to 2,015 by replacing any one lead by a lead of Semiquincentenary Alliance.
Also true to Yorkshire Surprise, which may be reduced to 2,015 by replacing any one lead by a lead of Yorkshire Alliance.

2,017 Cambridge Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
32546  M  W  H
53246        -
45236  3  -  3
23456  3  -  -
Start at backstroke with a 1678 single.

Also true to Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Rutland, Superlative, Yorkshire, Cassiobury, Lessness and Uxbridge.
True to all BDEGHLNabcdefXYZ.

2,018 Cambridge Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
 23456   M  W  H
 34625   a  -
 34256   2  2  -
 45236      2
 62534   -     -
(32456)  -  s   
Rounds at the treble’s backstroke
snap two blows after the single.
a = F,In.

Also true to Yorkshire.

1,344 Cambridge Surprise Major

Mark Norris
234567   V  B  M  W  H
42356                -
63254          -     -
523764      s  s  s  s
234567   -        2  2

Contains 32 combination rollups, 18 56s at the back, and 6 combination rollups, 2 65s at the front.

2,018 Cambridge Surprise Major

Richard B Pullin
 23456   V  B  M  W  F  H
 42356                  -
 42563      -           -
 35264         -        -
 42635   -           -  3
 62534         -  3
(32456)        -  s      

Contains 24 combination rollups, 7 56s, 2 65s, 12 four bell runs at the back, and 12 combination rollups, 6 56s, 4 four bell runs at the front, with Tittums.

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

Simon Read
23456   B  M  W  H
56423   3        -
62453         2
23456      -     2

Contains 10 56s.
Also true to Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Pudsey and Superlative.

1,250 Cambridge Surprise Major

Philip A B Saddleton
 23456   M  W  H
 34256         2
 52643   s  -  s
 34265   -  s  -
 62435      s  s
(32456)  s  s   
round two blows after the last single Wrong

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

SMC32 (gen)
23456   B  M  W  H
42356            -
54326         -
42563   -
23564      -     2
23645   -        -
23456   -        -

Contains 10 56s, 34 four bell runs at the back, and 6 56s, 18 four bell runs at the front, with tittums.

1,282 Cambridge Surprise Major

James Smith
 23456   B  M  H
 52364   -     2
 23465      s  2
 62354   -     2
(32456)     -   
round two blows after Wrong

1,290 Cambridge Surprise Major

Matthew Sorell
 1234567   V  B  M  W  H
  45236             -  -
  32654          -  -  3
  25346       -
  376524   -     -
(5346127)  s            
round 10 blows after single V
s = 34

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

Glenn A A Taylor
23456   V   B   M   W   In  H
42356                       -
325746          -   -   -
623457  -   -
34625               -       -
23456       -               2

1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major

Glenn A A Taylor
23456   V   B   In  M   W   H
52364       -               2
357246  -                   -
236457          -   s   s   2
23456       -               -

also true to Lincolnshire and Yorkshire

2,016 Cambridge Surprise Major

Andrew N Tyler (arr)
23456   M  W  H
63254   2  3
23456   -  3  3

Contains 35 combination rollups, 18 56s, 1 65s at the back, and 12 combination rollups, 4 65s at the front. Also true to London Surprise Major, Yorkshire Surprise Major, Rutland Surprise Major, Pudsey Surprise Major, Lincolnshire Surprise Major, Superlative Surprise Major.

See also:
1,376 Dereham Surprise Major by Richard I Allton
1,376 Dereham Surprise Major by Richard I Allton
1,344 London Surprise Major by Graham A C John
1,344 Pudsey Surprise Major by Andrew J Rawlinson
1,344 Yorkshire Surprise Major by Donald F Morrison

1,280 Cornwall Surprise Major

23456   O  H  I  V
45236   -     -
52436      3  -  2
23456         -   

1,344 Cornwall Surprise Major

23456  O
23456  6
6 = s - - s - -.
Sixth place calls.

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s, 12 each 5678s off the front and 8765s off the front, 8 7468s, and no 82s or 83s.
True to all CEFGHIKLMNOPRSTabcdefXYZ.

1,344 Cornwall Surprise Major

23456  O  I
35426     -
42356  -  -
Repeat twice.
Sixth place bobs.

Contains 12 each 56s and 65s, 8 7468s, 6 each 5678s off the front and 8765s off the front, and no 82s or 83s.
True to all BCEGHIKLMNORSabcdefXYZ.

1,280 Cornwall Surprise Major

Roger Bailey
23456  H  I  V
65324     -  -
52364     -
64235  3
54632        -
23456     -  -

especially suitable for handbells

1,344 Cornwall Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison (arr)
23456  M  W  H
42356        -
35426     -  -
62453  -  -  -
32456  s      
Repeat.
Fourth place calls.

Contains 16 each 56s and 65s, and 8 each 5678s off the front and 8765s off the front.
True to all GHLMOSefXYZ.

1,280 Cornwall Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison (arr)
23456  W  H
43526  2  -
25346  2  2
23456  -  2
Fourth place bobs.

Contains 10 each 56s, 65s, 7568s and 7468s, 4 each 5678s off the front and 8765s off the front, and no 82s or 83s.
True to all BCEGHIKLMNORSabcdefXYZ.

1,280 Cornwall Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison (arr)
23456  M  B  H
43652  -
43526     -  -
32465     -  3
Repeat.
Fourth place bobs.

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s.
True to all HIKOPabcdefXYZ.

1,280 Cornwall Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison (arr)
23456  O  H  I  V
32654  2        2
54632  -  3
23456        -  -
Sixth place bobs.

Contains 12 each 56s and 65s, and 8 each 5678s off the front and 8765s off the front.
True to all CSabcdefXYZ.

1,280 Cornwall Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
23456  M  B  W  H
34256           2
65243  -     -  -
45236     2  -  2
23456        -  -
Fourth place bobs.

Also true to Shelford.
True to all BCEGLabcdefXYZ.

1,280 Cornwall Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
23456  M  B  W  H
54632  -     -
24536  2
24365     -     -
Repeat. Fourth place bobs.

Also true to Shelford.

1,280 Cornwall Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
23456  M  B  W  H
54632  s     -  s
24536     -  -
42365     -     s
26453     -
46352  -
64523     -     s
23456  -     s  s
Fourth place calls.

Contains 13 56s and 10 8765s.
Also true to Shelford.
True to all BGLSbcXYZ.

1,280 Cornwall Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
23456  O  I  V  H
64523           2
32546  -  -  -
54632     2     -
23456     -  -   
Sixth place bobs.

Also true to Shelford.

1,280 Cornwall Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
23456  W  H
45623  -  x
Repeat four times.
- = 14;
x = 16.

Also true to Shelford.
True to all BCDEFHIKLMPabcdefXYZ.

1,344 Cornwall Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
234567  M    B    W   H
34256        x
42356   s  sT,sV  s   -
634275       s    x   -
324567  -    In        
Repeat.
- = 14;
s = 1234;
x = 16.

Contains all 24 each 56s and 65s, and 12 each 7468s, 5678s off the front, and 8765s off the front, with no 82s or 83s.
Health warning for those with aural allergies: also contains 24 backstroke 87s.

1,438 Cornwall Surprise Major

Richard B Pullin
(23465)  M  B  W  H
 65432   s     1
 43265      3     2
 43652      -     1
 23456      -  1   
Start from treble backstroke snap.

Contains 31 combination rollups, 12 56s, 11 65s, 24 little bell at the back, and 6 56s, 6 8765s, 20 little bell at the front.

1,438 Cornwall Surprise Major

Richard B Pullin
(23465)  M  B  W  H
 65432   s     1
 43265      3     2
 43652      -     1
 23456      -  1   
Start from treble backstroke snap.

Contains 31 combination rollups, 12 56s, 11 65s, 24 little bell at the back, and 6 56s, 6 8765s, 20 little bell at the front.

See also:
2,016 Bristol Surprise Major by Donald F Morrison

1,250 Superlative Surprise Major

23456  B   M   H
35264  -
25463      -   ss
35462      s
25364      2    
round in two blows

1,344 Superlative Surprise Major

23456   H
23456   6
6 = s - - s - -

1,280 Superlative Surprise Major

Richard I Allton (arr)
23456   B  M  W  H
42356            -
25463   -
23564      2     -
62534         -
23456   2        -

Contains 10 56s, 2 7568s, 8 8765s, 2 2468s, 22 four bell runs at the back, and 4 56s, 6 8765s, 14 four bell runs at the front, with Queens.

1,250 Superlative Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
23456   V  B  M  F  H
42356               -
25463      -
34625   -        -
34256      -        -
45362      -
25364         -     2*
2*=bs.

Contains 21 combination rollups, 11 56s, 10 8765s, 18 four bell runs at the back, and 6 combination rollups, 2 56s, 18 four bell runs at the front, with queens, back rounds.

1,250 Superlative Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
234567   V  B  W  F  T  H
64523    -        -
357246         -  -
425367   -  -        s
23465       -           ss
36254       -
25364          -        -

Contains 18 combination rollups, 1 56s, 8 65s, 2 four bell runs at the back, and 2 65s, 6 four bell runs at the front, with Queens.

1,250 Superlative Surprise Major

Keith D Anderson
23456   B  M  H
35264   -
25463      -  ss
25364      3*  
3*=sbb.

Contains 15 combination rollups, 9 56s, 10 8765s at the back, and 10 combination rollups, 8 56s, 8 8765s at the front, with Tittums, Backrounds.

1,280 Superlative Surprise Major

Richard J Angrave
(25364) X  M  W
 32546  x     2
 35264  x     s
(25364)    3*  
start and finish at the treble's backstroke snap
X = s at 1, bob at 1%.
3* = - - S

1,346 Superlative Surprise Major

Simon A Bond
23456   M  W  H
46532   -  -  2
34562      -
25463   -     -
25364   2*     
2*=bs.

1,280 Superlative Surprise Major

Benjamin D Constant
23456   B  W  H
45236      -  -
34562   -     2
34625   -     -
42635      2
23456   -      

Contains 16 combination rollups, 8 56s, 8 8765s, 26 little bell at the back, and 6 56s, 8 8765s, 14 little bell at the front, with Queens, Backrounds and the full mega-tittums course.

1,282 Superlative Surprise Major

Benjamin D Constant
23456   B  M  W  H
45236         -  -
34562   -        2
63425   -        2
52436      -  -  -
25364   -        s

Contains 15 combination rollups, 5 56s, 26 little bell at the back, and 4 56s, 6 8765s, 20 little bell at the front, with Queens, Backrounds and the full mega-tittums course.

Rung at Basingstoke (All Saints) on 5 February 2012.

1,280 Superlative Surprise Major

Mark B Davies
23456  B  M  W  H
24356           s
45263  -
35264     s
64523     -  s  s
42635  -
32645        s
23456  -        s

1,280 Superlative Surprise Major

Ian R Fielding
23456   B  M  W  H
52436         -
23564   -
34562      -     2
34625   -        -
23456   -        2

Contains 16 combination rollups, 6 56s, 32 little bell at the back, and 6 8765s, 20 little bell at the front, with Queens, Backrounds and the full mega-tittums course.

1,280 Superlative Surprise Major

Paul J Flavell
234567   V  B  M  W  F  H
35264       -
234675         -  s  s  -
453627   s  s  -
42635    -     -     -
526374            -  s  s
236457   -  s  s  -
23456       -           -

Contains 10 56s, 10 8765s at the back, and 12 56s, 12 8765s at the front, with Tittums, Backrounds.

1,440 Superlative Surprise Major

Paul J Flavell
234567   V  B  M  W  F  H
35264       -
234675         -  s  s  -
423675   s  s  -  s  s  -
426375   s  s  -     s
526374      s     -  s  s
546273   -  s  s  -  s  s
426357   -  s  s  -
23456       -            

Contains 10 combination rollups, 6 56s, 11 little bell at the back, and 22 combination rollups, 20 56s, 20 8765s, 12 little bell at the front, with Tittums, Backrounds.

1,310 Superlative Surprise Major

Paul J Flavell
(253647)  V  B  M  W  F  I  T  H
 423675            s  s        s
(564723)  s  s           -
(236475)        s  s        s
(342576)                 -
(475632)        s  s     -
 453627         s  s  s
 342576      s  s  s        ss
 234567      s                 -
Start from treble backstroke snap.

Approximately 125 runs of four or more bells front back and across the change. Only two leads out of 41 do not contain at least one run of four or more bells, with Tittums, Whittingtons, Backrounds.

1,344 Superlative Surprise Major

Paul J Flavell (arr)
23456   V  B  F  H
35264      -
42635   -     -
42356      -     -
3 part.

Contains 26 combination rollups, 18 56s, 18 8765s.

1,342 Superlative Surprise Major

Paul J Flavell
(253647)  V  B  M  W  F
 432675            s  s
 324675   s  s     s  s
 243675   s  s     s  s
 236457   -     s  -  -
 45362       2
 42635    -     -     -
 23456       -         
Start from treble backstroke snap.

Contains 17 combination rollups, 11 56s, 8 8765s at the back, and 12 combination rollups, 12 56s, 12 8765s at the front, with Tittums, Backrounds.

1,280 Superlative Surprise Major

Thomas J Hinks
23456   B  M  H
42356         -
25463   -
23564      2  -
64352   2
23456      -  -

2,018 Superlative Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
23456  M   W   H
52436      -
42635  -   4
35264  -   s   s
25364  ss      2*
Rounds at the treble’s backstroke snap
two blows after the final single Home.
4 = s - s -;
2* = - s.

Contains 13 56s, 12 each 8765s and 5678s off the front, 14 8765s off the front, queens and back rounds.

2,018 Superlative Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
23456  M   W   H
34256  3       2
45362  2   2
25364  -       2*
Rounds at the treble’s backstroke
snap two blows after the single.
2* = - s.

1,344 Superlative Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison (no. 2328)
(25364) M  W 
 35462  -
 25463  s  ss
two part
snap start and finish

especially suitable for handbells (3-4 and 5-6 course throughout)

2,017 Superlative Surprise Major

Robert Oakeshott
(132547)  B  M  W  H
 124365   2*
 145362      s  2+
 154263      2+    2*
 164253         s
 123456      -     s
Start with rounds as the 32nd change of the lead. 2*=sb, 2+=bs.

Contains 25 combination rollups, 7 56s, 4 65s, 6 8765s at the back, and 16 combination rollups, 4 56s, 2 65s, 8 8765s at the front, with Queens, Backrounds.

1,280 Superlative Surprise Major

Thomas Perrins
23456   B  W  H
45236      -  -
34562   -     2
63542      -
23456   2     2

Contains 14 combination rollups, 8 56s, 32 little bell at the back, and 6 8765s, 20 little bell at the front, with Queens, Backrounds and the full mega-tittums course.

1,376 Superlative Surprise Major

Richard B Pullin
23456   B  M  W
54632      -  -
34625      s  s
25463   2
65324      2* s
23456      -  -
2*=bs.

Contains 10 56s, 6 8765s, 24 little bell at the back, and 6 8765s, 26 little bell at the front, with Tittums, Backrounds.

1,376 Superlative Surprise Major

Richard B Pullin
23456   B  M  H
42356         -
32654      -  ss
23546   -     s
2 part, calling ss in one part only.

Contains 24 combination rollups, 6 56s, 4 65s, 24 four bell runs at the back, and 10 combination rollups, 2 56s, 4 65s, 21 four bell runs at the front, with Queens, Backrounds.

2,018 Superlative Surprise Major

Richard B Pullin
23456   M  W  H
42356         -
35264   s  s  -
46253   -  -  -
25463      -  -
23564   2     -
63542   s  s
43526   s  s
25364   s  s  s

Contains 23 combination rollups, 9 56s, 4 65s, 34 four bell runs at the back, and 14 combination rollups, 6 56s, 4 65s, 8 8765s, 36 four bell runs at the front, with Queens, Backrounds.

1,280 Superlative Surprise Major

James P Ramsbottom
23456   B  M  W  H
54326         s  s
32546         -  -
65432   3
23456      s  2*  
2*=sb.
Rung at Highworth on 4 April 2013.

1,344 Superlative Surprise Major

Andrew J Rawlinson
23456   M  W  H
53426      s
63425   -     2*
23456   s  3*  
2*=bs, 3*=bsb.

1,344 Superlative Surprise Major

Andrew J Rawlinson
23456   M  W  H
65432   -  -  -
35462      s
42563   s     -
35264   -     -
63254      -
23456   -      

Contains 12 combination rollups, 6 56s at the back, and 4 56s, 6 8765s at the front, with Queens, Backrounds.

1,250 Superlative Surprise Major

Philip A B Saddleton
23456  B  M  W  H
24356           s
45263  -
26453     ss -  -
25364     2  -  -
round two blows later

1,280 Superlative Surprise Major

SMC32 (gen)
23456   B  W  H
45236      -  -
34562   -     2
34625   -     -
42635      2
23456   -      

Contains 8 56s, 8 8765s, 50 four bell runs at the back, and 6 56s, 8 8765s, 34 four bell runs at the front, with queens, back rounds.

See also:
2,016 Cambridge Surprise Major by Andrew N Tyler (arr)
1,280 Dereham Surprise Major by Donald F Morrison
1,280 Dereham Surprise Major by Donald F Morrison
1,344 London Surprise Major by Graham A C John
1,344 Pudsey Surprise Major by Andrew J Rawlinson
1,344 Yorkshire Surprise Major by Donald F Morrison

1,250 Yorkshire Surprise Major

 23456   W   H
 34256       2
 52436   2   2
(32456)  s    
round two blows after Wrong

also true to Lincolnshire

1,344 Yorkshire Surprise Major

(32456)  M  W  H
 34256         s
 54236      s
 32456   3  s  s
(32456)  ss     
snap start and finish

especially suitable for handbells (3-4 course throughout) also true to Rutland, Uxbridge, and any other methods with falseness from BEGHILMRTabcdefXYZ whose place notations start x38

1,344 Yorkshire Surprise Major

234567  B  H
423576  s  -
six part

also true to Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Superlative, Rutland, and Uxbridge

2,016 Yorkshire Surprise Major

23456   M  W  H
42356         -
23564   s  s  2
3 part.

Contains 60 combination rollups, 18 56s, 2 65s at the back, and 6 combination rollups, 2 65s, 6 8765s at the front, with Tittums. Also true to Pudsey Surprise Major, Superlative Surprise Major, Dereham Surprise Major, Rutland Surprise Major, Uxbridge Surprise Major, Lessness Surprise Major.

2,016 Yorkshire Surprise Major

23456  W  H
42356  3  -
Repeat twice.

Contains 18 56s and 9 8765s off the front, with no 82s or 83s.
Also true to Lincolnshire, Rutland, Lessness, Cassiobury, Pudsey and Superlative.
True to all BCEGHIKLMNORSabcdefXYZ.

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Chris Adams
23456  1  1%  3  4  7
26345  -  s   -
23465            -  2
two part
Half-lead single = 5678

also true to Superlative also true to Cambridge, Lincolnshire, and Pudsey by making the half lead single in 3478

1,376 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
 234567   V  B  M  W  I  H
 52436             -
 52364       -           -
 357246   -              -
(523647)              -
 62345          s  s
 23456          s  s     2

Contains 12 56s, 10 2468s at the back, with Queens, Backrounds. Also true to Dereham Surprise Major, Montgomery Surprise Major, Ketteringham Delight Major.

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
234567   I  M  W  T  H
45236          -     -
537246            s  -
645237   -  s  -
35426       -        -
23456          -      

Contains 10 combination rollups, 6 56s, 7 2468s, 25 four bell runs at the back, and 10 four bell runs at the front, with Queens, Backrounds. Also true to Lincolnshire Surprise Major, Aldenham Surprise Major, New Cambridge Surprise Major.

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Richard I Allton
234567   I  M  W  T  H
45236          -     -
537246            s  -
645237   -  s  -
35426       -        -
23456          -      

Contains 10 combination rollups, 6 56s, 7 2468s, 25 four bell runs at the back, and 10 four bell runs at the front, with Queens, Backrounds. Also true to Holbeach Surprise Major, Lincolnshire Surprise Major.

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Richard J Angrave
(32456)    V  B  M  H
 43256              -
 573246         sT  3
 36425     s     -
(32456)       -  -   
start and finish at the treble's backstroke snap

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Richard J Angrave
23456   B  W  H
24536      -  2
43652  sT/sV  -
23456   -  -   

1,250 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Roger Baldwin
 234567   B  M  W  F  I
 52436          -
 234756      -        -
 372546   -
 426357            -
(32456)      2  s      

Also true to Cambridge Surprise Major.

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Roger Baldwin
234567   B  M  W  F  I  H
64352       -           -
56342          -
234756   2           -
372546   -
426357            -
23456    -               

1,344 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Daniel Brady
234567   V  B  M  H
42356             -
357246   -  s  s  -
3 part.

Contains 10 56s, 10 2468s at the back, with Queens, Tittums.

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Daniel Brady (No 420)
 234567   V  B  M  W  I  H
 42356                   -
 52364          s  s
 26435       2           -
(653724)        s  s  -
 352764         -
 234567   -              -

Contains 15 56s at the back, with Queens, Tittums, Backrounds.

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

J Eric Brosius
23456   B  M  W
54632      -  -
24536      2
65324   3
23456      -  -

especially suitable for handbells (3-4 course throughout except for the first three and last three leads) also true to Pudsey and all BCDFGJKNOabcdefXYZ

2,015 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Robert D S Brown
 234567     M   W   H
 42356              -
 34256      ss      -
 53246          -   3
 23465      s   2   -
(325476)            x
x=3478 as the 30th change of the last lead.

Contains 53 combination rollups.

1,346 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Benjamin D Constant
 234567   V  B  M  W  F  H
 34256                3  2
 62534    s  ss       s
(32456)         -  s      

Contains 15 combination rollups, 13 56s, 6 8765s, 16 little bell at the back, and 10 little bell at the front, with Backrounds.

Rung at Chiddingfold on 5 August 2006.

1,250 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Mark B Davies
 23456  M  W  H
 34256        2
 54236     s
 23465  s  s  -
 62435     -
(32456) s  s   
round two blows after the last single Wrong

1,312 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Mark B Davies
234567  B  M  W  4  H
423                 -
537246  s  -  -     3
2753          -     s
234567     -     s  s

contains 18 2468s including Queens, Whittingtons

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Paul J Flavell
23456  V  M  F  H
42356           -
32654     -
23465  -  -  s  -
two part

1,312 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Paul J Flavell
23456   V  B  M  W  F  T  H
32546   -  s  -     s     -
24653      x           x  -
24536      -              -
43652      x           x  -
43526      -              -
32654      x           x  -
23456   s     -  s  -     -
x=125678.

Contains 20 56s at the back, and 6 56s, 18 8765s at the front.

1,376 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Paul J Flavell (arr)
234567   B  M  W  F  H
64352       -        -
56342          -
64523    -
35426       -        -
23456          -  3   

Contains 42 little bell.

1,344 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Paul J Flavell
23456   V  B  M  F
35264      -
34526   -     -  s
26453      2
23546   s     -  s
46352      2
42635   s     -  -
23456      -      

Contains 10 8765s. 6 56s and 65s.

1,344 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Paul J Flavell
234567   V  B  M  W  F  H
23564       -           -
357246   -        s     s
275346            s     s
234756   -     -  s  -  s
623547   -  -           s
23456          s        2

Contains 20 combination rollups, 10 56s, 1 65s, 6 2468s at the back, and 6 combination rollups, 1 65s at the front, with Queens, Whittingtons.

1,376 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Thomas J Hinks
23456   B  M  W  H
45236         -  -
53462   -
43652      ss 2  -
35426   -
23456         -   

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

C James Hustler
 23456   B  M  W  F/I  H
 23564   -             -
 36245   -
(52364)     -      x
 43265      -          -
 43652   -             -
 35426   -
 23456         -        

contains Queens true to all BDHKNOabcdefYZ, which includes Quedgeley and Wye

2,017 (2,015) Yorkshire Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
32546  M  W  H
43526     -
23465  2  s  3
63452  s  s
23456  s     3
Start at backstroke with a 1678 single.

Reduce to 2,015 by replacing any one lead by a lead of Yorkshire Alliance.

2,017 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
32546  W  H
53246     -
52436  -  2
35426  -  3
23456  -  3
Start at backstroke with a 1678 single.

Also true to Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Rutland, Superlative, Ashtead, Cassiobury, Lessness and Uxbridge.
True to all BCEGHIKLMNORSabcdefXYZ.

2,018 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
 23456   B  M  W  H
 34256            2
 45362   -
 23645   V  3  F
 56342      -     -
 42365      s  -
 62534      -  s
(32456)     -  s   
Rounds at the treble’s backstroke snap
two blows after the final single Wrong.

2,018 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison
 23456   M  W  H
 63425   a  -  -
 54326   -     -
 34256      2  -
 52436      2  2
(32456)     s   
Rounds at the treble’s backstroke
snap two blows after the single.
a = F,In.

1,344 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Donald F Morrison (no. 2378)
23456  V  B  M  F  H
35264     -
42635  -     3  -
23456     -        3

also true to Cambridge, Lincolnshire, Pudsey, Superlative, and all BCDEGIKLNORTabcdefXYZ

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Richard C Offen
23456   B  M  W  H
52436         -
52364   -        -
23564      ss    2
23645   -        -
23456   -        -

Contains 33 combination rollups, 4 56s, 8 65s at the back, with Tittums.

1,344 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Simon A Percy
23456   M  W  H
64352   -     -
53462      2  2
65432      -
23456   -  -  -

Contains 11 combination rollups, 6 56s, 1 65s, 32 four bell runs at the back, and 5 combination rollups, 1 65s, 12 four bell runs at the front.

1,376 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Simon A Percy
23456   B  W  H
45236      -  -
53462   -
43652      2  -
35426   -     ss
23456      -   

Contains 10 combination rollups, 8 56s, 26 four bell runs at the back, and 2 56s, 6 8765s, 10 four bell runs at the front, with back rounds.

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Richard B Pullin
234567   V  B  W  H
35264       -
253746   -     -  -
523647   -     -
325746   -     -  -
235647   -     -
32645       -     s
23456       -     s

Contains 23 combination rollups, 2 56s, 2 65s, 6 four bell runs at the back, and 6 combination rollups, 2 65s, 4 four bell runs at the front, with tittums.

2,018 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Richard B Pullin
 23456   V  B  M  W  F  H
 42356                  -
 56423         2  -
 56234      -           -
 35264            -
 42635   -           -
 53624         -  -     -
 52436         2  -     -
(32456)           s      

Contains 26 combination rollups, 9 56s, 2 65s, 14 four bell runs at the back, and 7 combination rollups, 2 65s, 9 four bell runs at the front, with Backrounds.

2,018 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Richard B Pullin
 234567   V  B  M  W  F  H
 23564       -           -
 325746   -        -
 523647   -        -     -
 253746   -        -
 352647   -        -     -
 42635    -           -
 62534          -        3
(32456)         -  s      

Contains 19 combination rollups, 1 56s, 2 65s, 5 four bell runs at the back, and 8 combination rollups, 2 65s, 3 four bell runs at the front, with Tittums.

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Andrew J Rawlinson
234567   B  M  W  I  H
354726      -     -
357246   -           -
352647            -  -
63254          -
23456       -         

Contains Queens, Tittums and Backrounds.

1,344 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Andrew J Rawlinson
23456   M  W  H
34562   s  s  2
64532      s
45236   s     2
23456      -  -

1,250 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Philip A B Saddleton
 23456   M  W  H
 34256         2
 54263   s  s
 23465   s     -
 62435      -
(32456)  s  s   
round two blows after the last single Wrong

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

SMC32 (gen)
23456   B  M  W  H
64523   3
35426      -     -
23456         -  3

Contains 16 56s, 42 four bell runs at the back, and 24 four bell runs at the front. Also true to Cambridge Surprise Major, Ian's Delight Major.

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Glenn A A Taylor
23456   V  B  M  W  H
35264      -
532746  -        -
234756        -
432657  -        -  -
23564         -
32645      -        s
23456      -        s

also true to Pudsey

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Glenn A A Taylor
23456   V   B   M   W   In  H
42356                       -
357246  s   s   s   s       -
235647                  -   2
23645       -               -
23456       -               -

also true to Lincolnshire

1,280 Yorkshire Surprise Major

Glenn A A Taylor
234567  V   B  M   W  In  H
352764                -
532467  -          -
342756         -      -
236457  -                 -
23456       -             -
See also:
1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major by Richard I Allton
1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major by Roger Baldwin (arr)
2,017 Cambridge Surprise Major by Donald F Morrison
1,280 Cambridge Surprise Major by Glenn A A Taylor
2,016 Cambridge Surprise Major by Andrew N Tyler (arr)
1,376 Dereham Surprise Major by Richard I Allton
1,280 Dereham Surprise Major by Donald F Morrison
1,280 Dereham Surprise Major by Donald F Morrison
1,344 Lincolnshire Surprise Major by Andrew J Rawlinson
1,250 Lincolnshire Surprise Major by Philip A B Saddleton
1,344 London Surprise Major by Graham A C John
1,344 Pudsey Surprise Major by Andrew J Rawlinson