The September 11th Memorial Plaza California Exposition & State Fair Exposition Boulevard near Hwy.I-80 Sacramento, California, USA LL: N 38.59296, W 121.43578
California State Fair Memorial Plaza Foundation 1600 Exposition Boulevard Sacramento, CA 95815-5104 T: (916)263-3000
Instrument is a near-twin to that of Gettysburg College. Each bell is inscribed "Let Freedom Ring".
Electric-automatic carillon of 23 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown. The whole instrument was installed in 2003 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Year of latest technical information source is 2003
A description of the memorial plaza mentions the bell tower but does not describe or picture it.
The home page of
The September 11th Memorial Plaza Foundation,
also known as The California State Fair Memorial Plaza Foundation.
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Relevant pages and photos:
- Photos of The Carillon Bell Tower
- Aerial view of Memorial Plaza
- Map of the State Fair, showing the location of this Memorial
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in CA.
This page was built from the database on 26-Jan-12 based on textual data last updated on 2011/12/26 and on technical data last updated on 2006/08/24
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