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5024 Bristol Surprise Major - James W Holdsworth
5040 Plain Bob Major - James W Holdsworth (No.5)
5024 Yorkshire Surprise Major - James W Holdsworth (No. 5)
5000 Yorkshire Surprise Royal - James W Holdsworth
5088 Bristol Surprise Maximus - James W Holdsworth


5024 Bristol Surprise Major
James W Holdsworth
23456   M     B     W  H
34256                  2
46325        F/I    2  2
45362        F/I       2
54326   2    F/I    -
32465         2     -
26354         -
43652   -              -
43526         -        -
24536               -
24365         -        -
36245         5     -  -
64523       sT/sV      -
23456    F/I,F/I,F/I    

128 4-bell runs at the back 
(including 24 5678s and 12 8765s).
108 4-bell runs off the front 
(including 24 8765s and 12 5678s).
24 65's.
Uses Mark Davies's "super-efficient block".
Rung at Barnet (St John the Baptist) on 28-02-15 conducted by Roger Baldwin


5040 Plain Bob Major
James W Holdsworth
(No.5)
23456    W   B   M   H
----------------------
42635    -       -
56234    3       -   -
35264    -*      3
35426    -   2       -
24356    -           3*
----------------------
4 part. 3* = -s-
Call -* as a single in parts 2 & 4.
Rung at Aldenham (Aldenham School) on 15-04-17 conducted by Andrew J Rawlinson


5024 Yorkshire Surprise Major
James W Holdsworth
(No. 5)
23456   V   B   M   W   F   I   H
---------------------------------
45236               -           -
3752468                     s   3
24536                   s       -
52436               3           -
36452   -               -       -
374526  s       3
65432   s       3   2
43652     B/F/I     -           -
35426       -
23456               -           3
---------------------------------
110 4-bell runs at the back including 24 each 5678, 8765; 
18 3456; 12 each 2345, 5432. 19 2468 including Kings and Queens.
65 4-bell runs off the front including 12 5678 and 15 8765.
Backrounds.
Rung at Hodnet (St Luke) on 10-09-15 conducted by Neil Donovan


5000 Yorkshire Surprise Royal
James W Holdsworth
 23456        M    W    H
 24356                  s
 43526             s    2
(26435)       2    -
 645239078  s5/s2  -
 354269078    -         -
 36452      s7/s4       2
 53462             -
 32465        -         2
 64523        -    -
 23456        -    s    s

 114 7890, 24 0987, 112 little 
 bell runs at the back.
 68 0987, 14 7890, 68 little bell 
 runs off the front.
Rung at Watford (St Mary) on 11-06-11 conducted by James W Holdsworth


5088 Bristol Surprise Maximus
James W Holdsworth
234567   M  N  W  H
64352    1        1 
56342          1    
54362       2*      
24365    s         
2 part. N=9ths. 2*=bs.
Contains 2 56s, 2 65s, 130 
little bell at the back, 
and 128 little bell at the front.
Rung at London (St Mary Le Bow) on 18-10-10 conducted by David G Maynard
Rung at Waltham Abbey (Holy Cross & St Lawrence) on 25-02-12 conducted by Roy LeMarechal
Rung at St Albans (Cathedral) on 29-09-12 conducted by David C Brown