City Hall (Hotel de Ville) Rue Taschereau E & Avenue du Portage Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec, Canada LL: N 48.2377, W 79.0172
Hotel de Ville de Rouyn-Noranda 100, rue Taschereau Est C.P.220 Rouyn-Noranda, QU J9X 5C3 T: (819)797-7111
Hour strike on bass.
Bells cast 1976-82 for three other churches in the same town; relocated here upon their closure. Notes A,A#,D,F,G,A#,C,D,D#,F,G. Mechanism by Perrot of Germany; installation by Michael Rowan, Jan.2005.
Electric-automatic chime of 11 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is A in the treble octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: A G / NONE The arrangement of tones and/or semitones is non-standard; see Remarks above. The whole instrument was installed in 2005 with bells made by Rüetschi Year of latest technical information source is 2005
Photo from GCCS Express 16. The two interlocking squares of the bell frame form the logo of the city.
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Rüetschi bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
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.
Index to all tower bell instruments in QU.
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