Alexander Nevsky Orthodox Cathedral Toompaa street Tallinn, Harjumaa, Estonia LL: N 59.43559, E 24.73928
Saint Alexander Nevsky Cathedral Lossi plats 10 10130 Tallinn T: (372)644-3484 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bells cast by Vassily Orlov, St.Petersburg, total 27 tonnes; largest 15665 kg + clapper 624 kg. Bells occupy three of the four corner turrets, largest in southwest.
Zvon of 11 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The arrangement of tones and/or semitones is non-standard; see Remarks above. The whole instrument was installed in 1898 by the maker cited in Remarks above Year of latest technical information source is 2004
The Wikipedia article (in English) has two photos of the building.
A tourist mashup includes a Google locator map (aerial photos only).
A very slow-loading but interesting Website on Structures has a photo of the building's facade; the great bell is in the right front turret.
City map; if you zoom in 5 levels, the cathedral outline will be at lower center left. (You can click a 3-letter abbreviation for language in upper left corner of page.)
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Orlov bellfoundry,
in this region
and in the world.
Where the great bell of this zvon ranks among other great bells in Europe.
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.
Where the bass bell of this zvon ranks among all great bells in Europe.
Index to all tower bell instruments in Estonia.
This page was built from the database on 28-Apr-06 based on textual data last updated on 2006/04/24 and on technical data last updated on 2004/07/31
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