OFFENBURG : GERMANY-BRD

*Location:

   Altes Rathaus
   Am Marktplatz at Hauptstraße
   Offenburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
   LL: N 48.46949, E 7.94270
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*Carillonist:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   Stadt Offenburg
   Historisches Rathaus
   *parcel:
     Hauptstraße 90
     D-77652 Offenburg
   *postal:
     Postfach 24 50
     D-77614 Offenburg
   T: 0781/820   F: 0781/82 75 15
   E: rathaus@offenburg.de

*Schedule:

   Autoplay daily 1150, 1750;
   also Saturday 0950 and Thursday 2020

*Remarks:

   Bells cast by Feingusswerk Pößneck,
   Neustadt a.d.Orla, presumably under the
   supervision of Peter Schilling.

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 25 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is C  in the itty-bitty octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1989
     by the maker cited in Remarks above
   Auxiliary mechanisms: E     
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2014
*Links:

The city Website does not mention these bells, and photos of the Rathaus do not include the turret.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Schilling bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all German traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all German traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all German traditional carillons by year of completion.

Index to all traditional carillons in Germany.

Index to all tower bell instruments in Germany:Baden-Württemberg.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  1-Aug-14
   based on textual data last updated on 2014/07/26
   and on technical data last updated on 2014/06/10
*Photos:

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