Fortnum & Mason Piccadilly Circus, near Old Bond Street Westminster, London, W.1, England OS Ref. TQ 292 804 LL: N 51.50803, W 0.13971
Fortnum & Mason 181 Piccadilly London W1A 1ER T: 207/734 8040 W: www.fortnumandmason.com
Cambridge (Westminster) quarters; automatic play after hour strike from clock by Thwaites & Reed, with animated figures of Mr.Fortnum and Mr.Mason.
Clock on façade over main door; bells within building behind clock; added semitones are sharp 4th and its octave, flat 7th & sharp octave (F#,Bb,C#,F#).
Electric-automatic chime of 17 bells Pitch of heaviest bell (excluding sub-bourdon) is C in the itty-bitty octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: (G) C G / NONE There are four added semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1964 with bells made by Whitechapel No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2006*Links:
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