Distribution of chimes and peals
in Germany

The two grids on this page display graphically the distribution of chimes and peals in Germany according to the weight/pitch of either the heaviest or the lightest bell and the number of bells in each instrument.  Both grids are laid out as follows:
Plot of site counts:  Bourdon Weight Code (across) versus Number of Bells (up)
                       C1                                  C2                                  C3                         ??
5  6  7  8  9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 99 TOT NR
 .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     0 23
 .                       .                                   .                                   .                         2   2 22
 .                       .                                   .                                   .                         2   2 21
 .                2  0  0. 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0. 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1.                         3   6 20
 .                       .             1  0  1               .                                   .                         3   5 19
 .                       .                                   .                   2  0  0  0  0  8.                        10  20 18
 .                       .                                   . 1                                 .                         1   2 17
 .                1  0  0. 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1. 0  0  0  1  0  0  1               .                        17  21 16
 .                       .                                + 1.                                   .                         2   3 15
 .          1  0  0  0  0. 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1. 0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  1. 0  1                    1   8 14
 .                       .                                  1. 0  0  0  0  0  0  1               .                         2   4 13
 .                1  0  0. 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  1. 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  4.                         5  13 12
 .             1  0  0  0. 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0. 0  0  0  1  0  0  1               .                         1   4 11
 .    2  0  0  1  0  1  0. 1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0. 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0. 0  0  0  0  0  0  1     4  10 10
 .    1  1  1  1  0  0  1. 0  0  1  1                        .                                   .                         1   8  9
 . 1. 0. 2. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 1. 0. 0. 0. 1.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 2   7  8
 + Average chime: 15 bells, bourdon code 24 (min  6, max 44)
     Averages based on  115 instruments with  56 unknown bourdon codes
NOTE: The two plots on this page can be expected to have the following similarities and differences:
 
Plot of site counts:  Treble Weight Code (across) versus Number of Bells (up)
           C3                                  C4                                  C5                         A5       ??
L 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 99 TOT NR
 .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  0 23
 .           .                                   .                                   .                                  2   2 22
 .           .                                   .                                   .                                  2   2 21
 .           .                                   .                                   .                                  6   6 20
 .           .                                   .                                   .                                  5   5 19
 .           .                                   .    1                              .                                 19  20 18
 .           .                   1               .                                   .                                  1   2 17
 .           .                         1         .                                   .                                 20  21 16
 .           .                1   +              .                                   .                                  2   3 15
 .           .                1  0  0  0  0  0  0. 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1            .                                  6   8 14
 .           .          1                        .                                   .                                  3   4 13
 .           .                                   .                                   .                                 13  13 12
 .           .                                   .                                   .                                  4   4 11
 .           .                                   .                                   .                                 10  10 10
 .           .                                   .                                   .                                  7   8  9
 .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 7.  7  8
 + Average chime: 15 bells, treble code 44 (min 28, max 57)
     Averages based on  115 instruments with 107 unknown treble codes


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The grids in this summary page were built from the database on 8-May-21.

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