GUBKIN : RUSSIA

*Location:

   Cathedral
   Gubkin, Belgorod Oblast, Russia
   LL: N 51.282, E 37.576
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*Player:

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*Contact:

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*Schedule:

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*Remarks:

   Total weight 30,170 pounds
   city Web: www.gubkin.info, photo poss.ch

*Technical data:

   Zvon of 11 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 2007
     with bells made by Petit & Fritsen
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2007
*Links:

A P&F foundry page has two photos of bells for this cathedral, and reports the total weight as 30,170 lbs.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all European chimes by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all European chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all European chimes by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in Russia.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  4-Dec-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2007/10/22
   and on technical data last updated on 2007/02/22
*Photos:

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