[r-t] 1278 Major

Don Morrison dfm at ringing.org
Fri Dec 23 13:40:45 UTC 2016

On Thu, Dec 22, 2016 at 6:32 AM, Joe Norton <
strainsteamford0123456789+ringingtheory at gmail.com> wrote:
> Is there any reason why there couldn't be a Differential Major
> method which was just 1278? i.e., the plain course would be:
> 12345678
> 12436578
> 12345678
> It seems to be on a similar theme to Cross Differential Major
> (http://bb.ringingworld.co.uk/view.php?id=919487). But I can imagine
> that there may be rules that say something along the lines of "all
> bells must change place at least once during the plain course". Is
> there such a rule?

(E)A.6. says "No bell shall lead or lie continuously for the entire plain
course of the method." So I think this would be considered a "non-method

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