STERKRADE : GERMANY-BRD

*Location:

   Hochhaus Clock Tower
   (Stadtmittehaus)
   Steinbrinkstraße
   Sterkrade (Oberhausen-Sterkrade),
     Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
   LL: N 51.5165, E 6.8475
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*Schedule:

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*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard carillon of 25 steel bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in unknown year
     with steel bells made by Bochumer Stahlverein
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1973
*Links:

A German-language page about the city does not mention the building.

An aerial photo of the city center appears to show the tower.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Bochumer Verein bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

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

Index to all tower bell instruments in Germany:Nordrhein-Westfalen.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 11-Jun-14
   based on textual data last updated on 2014/06/10
   and on technical data last updated on 1979/08/07
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