Hôtel de Ville (Town Hall) Place des Terreaux Lyon (Lyons) 1er, 69 Rhône, France LL: N 45.76761, E 4.83449
Announced thru weekly press, at 1215 or 1815 October-April, 1215 and 2100 May-September.
Older bells by Burdin, Ainé, Lyon, 1919, variously reported as 25, 28 or 40 bells. Now approximately five octaves.
Traditional carillon of 64 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 instrument was enlarged in 1991 with bells made by Paccard Prior history: In 1920, the instrument was begun with 28 bells by the maker cited in Remarks above Year of latest technical information source is 1992
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of miscellaneous bellfoundries,
in this region
and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Paccard bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all French traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all French traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all French traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all traditional carillons in France.
Index to all tower bell instruments in France/Rhône.
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