SCHARANS : SWITZERLAND

*Location:

   Kinderpflege- und Wohnheim Scalottas
   Carutt Stiftung Scalottas
   Scharans, Graubünden, Switzerland
   LL: N 46.7152, E 9.4599
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*Contact:

   Stiftung Scalottas
   CH-7412 Scharans
   T: 081/632 18 18   F: 081/632 18 88
   E: info /@/ scalottas DOTch

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Technical data:

   Electric-automatic chime of 12 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is C  in the itty-bitty octave
   Transposition is not applicable
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1982
     with bells made by Petit & Fritsen
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2007
*Links:

GCCS photo of bells on wall

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all European chimes by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all European chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all European chimes by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in Switzerland.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  4-Dec-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2007/10/25
   and on technical data last updated on 2007/10/22
*Photos:

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