Our Lady's Carillon
Our Lady of the Rosary and St.Thérèse of Lisieux RC Church Parkfield Road at Bridge Road Saltley, Birmingham, West Midlands (Warwickshire), England OS Ref. SP 103 874 or SP 091 884 LL: N 52.48445, W 1.84963
Clive M. Smith 2 Abnall's Lane Lichfield, Staffs. WS13 7BN T: Lichfield 543/264539 - and - Bill Duffy 30 Glenpark Road Washwood Heath Birmingham, W.Mids. T: 21/328 7107 - and - Michael Boyd E: email@example.com
Sunday 1115-55, & most Thurs 1300-45; Christmas Day 1115-55.
Ting-tang quarters, Lourdes Ave Maria before hour, Angelus at 6,12,6; all inoperative since 1982.
Traditional carillon of 23 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is F# in the middle octave Transposition is up 6 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C C / C C 11 There are two missing bass semitones There is no practice console The whole instrument was installed in 1932 with bells made by Gillett & Johnston Year of latest technical information source is 1978
British Carillon Society page, with one photo
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Gillett & Johnston bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all British Isles traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all British Isles traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all British Isles traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all traditional carillons in this region.
Index to all tower bell instruments in England.
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