St.John's Co-Cathedral Republic Square Triq San Gwann (Merchants Street at Old Theatre Street) Valletta, Malta LL: N 35.89743, E 14.51246
St.John's Co-Cathedral St.John Street Valletta, VLT 1156 T: 21 22 56 39
Six bells (G,A,B,C,D,E) hung as a chime in southeast tower, largest perhaps 6 1/2 tons; also two smaller bells (C,A) in northwest tower; all by various local makers from 1660 to 1759. Also 3 bells on clock tower roof - hour bell C#, quarter bells G#,F#.
Chime-sized instrument with action described in Remarks above of 11 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: NONE / NONE The arrangement of tones and/or semitones is non-standard; see Remarks above. Work was done (as described in Remarks above) in 1759 by the maker cited in Remarks above No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1993*Links:
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