Traditional carillons in Central and South America:
index by year of completion

This is an index to the 12 traditional carillons in this region, in order by year of completion (to the current number of bells).  Instruments which were completed in the same year are listed in order by the city name without regard to the exact date on which the installation was finished.

After the year, a letter indicates that it is

C - when the complete instrument was installed;
E - when the instrument was extended from its previous size.

    Location (City : Country)                Year
1950s - 6 instruments
SAO PAULO - VF                : BRAZIL       1951 C
WILLEMSTAD - CM               : NED.ANTIL.   1951 C
HABANA                        : CUBA         1958 C
BELO HORIZONTE                : BRAZIL       1959 C
LEON                          : NICARAGUA    1959 C
SAO PAULO - MC                : BRAZIL       1959 C

1960s - 4 instruments
TEGUCIGALPA                   : HONDURAS     1960 C
MONTEVIDEO - CC               : URUGUAY      1962 C
SAN CRISTOBAL                 : VENEZUELA    1963 C
SAN SALVADOR                  : EL SALVADOR  1963 C

1970s - 2 instruments
PEMBROKE                      : BERMUDA      1970 C
PARAMARIBO - T                : SURINAME     1976 C

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