GLOUCESTER : ENGLAND -GL

*Location:

   Eastgate Shopping Centre
   Eastgate Street
   Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England
   OS Ref. SO 832 183
   LL: N 51.86396, W 2.24559
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*Contact:

   The Mall Gloucester
   Eastgate Chambers, 2nd floor
   22 Eastgate Street
   Gloucester  GL1 1PA
   T: 020 7952 9000

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Technical data:

   Electric-automatic chime of 12 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is G  in the treble octave
   Transposition is not applicable
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1973
     with bells made by Petit & Fritsen
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details: 
     Height of console:                 (unknown)
     Height of lowest level of bells:   (unknown)
     Height of highest level of bells:  (unknown)
     Belfry openness:  99%
   Year of latest technical information source is 2008
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Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

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

Index to all tower bell instruments in England.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  4-Dec-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2008/04/09
   and on technical data last updated on 2008/04/09
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