North tower Catedral de Nuestra Señora de la Immaculada Concepción (Immaculate Conception Cathedral) Zócalo (main square) Puebla de Zaragoza, Puebla, Mexico LL: N 19.04303, W 98.19870
Bourdon (8 1/2 tonnes, cast 1729) and 10 other bells hung dead in lower belfry; 8 esquilas and 1 bell hung dead in upper belfry. Clappers of the dead-hung bells are roped or moved by hand. Second-largest cathedral in Mexico.
Chime-sized instrument with action described in Remarks above of 19 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown. Installation was completed in unknown year with bells made by an unknown maker Year of latest technical information source is 1991
from Emporis Buildings
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Ranking among all North American chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American chimes by weight (pitch).
Ranking among all North American chimes by year of completion.
Where the bass bell of this collection ranks among other great bells in North America
Index to all tower bell instruments in Mexico.
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