Basilica de la Virgen de Guadelupe (Basilica Sancta Maria de Guadelupe) Plaza Hidalgo Colonia Villa de Guadelupe Mexico, D.F., Mexico LL: N 19.48424, W 99.11629
Basilica de la Virgen de Guadelupe Plaza Hidalgo 1 Colonia Villa de Guadelupe T: 5577-6022
Major-third bells, part of an astro- nomical clockwork in freestanding tower.
Electric-automatic carillon of 35 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is F in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- There are two missing bass semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1990 with bells made by Eijsbouts Year of latest technical information source is 1991
Traveler's photo of the clock tower, which stands on the east side of the plaza facing the old and new buildings of the Basilica.
from Emporis Buildings
(Also see our Emporis Advice.)
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Eijsbouts bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by weight.
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in Mexico DF, including the 19-bell chime (SMG/2) at the same place.
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