ISMAILIYA : EGYPT

*Location:

   Tour St.Francois de Salle
   Ismailiya (Al-Isma'iliyah), Egypt
   LL: N 30.58, E 32.27
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*Carillonist:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   (unknown)

*Schedule:

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*Remarks:

   Tower badly damaged in wars of 1967 &
   1973--unplayable because of dangerous
   access.

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 28 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 bells made by Paccard     
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1978
*Links:

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

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

Index to all traditional carillons in EG.

Index to all tower bell instruments in EG.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  4-Dec-12
   based on textual data last updated on 1979/02/01
   and on technical data last updated on 1979/02/01
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