Distribution of non-traditional carillons in North America

The two grids on this page display graphically the distribution of non-traditional carillons in North America 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)
L 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 46 47 48 49 50 99 TOT NR
 .  .  .  .  . 1.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     1 59
 .        .                                   .                                   .                                   .        0 58
 .        .       1                           .                                   .                                   .        1 57
 .        .                                   .                                   .                                   .        0 56
 .        .                                   .                                   .                                   .        0 55
 .        .                                   .                                   .                                   .        0 54
 .        .                                   .                                   .                                   .        0 53
 .        .                                   .                                   .                                   .        0 52
 .        .                                   .                                   .                                   .        0 51
 .        .                                   .                                   .                                   .    1   1 50
 .    1  0. 0  0  0  1  0  0  1               .                                   .                                   .    1   4 49
 .       1. 0  0  0  0  0  0  1               .                                   .                                   .    2   4 48
 .  .  .  .  . 1. 0. 1. 1. 0. 2.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 4   9 47
 .        .                                   .                                   .                                   .        0 46
 .        .                                   .                                   .                                   .        0 45
 .       1.                                   .                                   .                                   .        1 44
 .        .       1  0  2                     .                                   .                                   .        3 43
 .        .       1  0  1                     .                                   .                                   .        2 42
 .        .                                   .                                   .                                   .        0 41
 .        .                                   .                                   .                                   .    1   1 40
 .        .                                   .                                   .                                   .    1   1 39
 .        .                                   .                                   .                                   .        0 38
 .        .                         1  0  0  1.                                   .                                   .    1   3 37
 .        .                   1  0  1         .                                   .                                   .    1   3 36
 .  .  .  .  .  . 1. 0. 1. 1. 1. 0. 5. 0. 0. 4.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 3  16 35
 .        .                                   .                                   .                                   .        0 34
 .        .                                   .                                   .                                   .        0 33
 .        .                                  1. 0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1   .                                   .    1   4 32
 .        .                             *     .                                   .                                   .    1   1 31
 .       1. 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  2.                                   .                                   .        4 30
 .        .                                   .                            1      .                                   .        1 29
 .       2. 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  1.                                   .                                   .        4 28
 .       1. 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1.                                   .                                   .        2 27
 .        .                                  1.                                   .                                   .        1 26
 .        .             1  0  2  0  0  3  0  5. 0  1  0  1  3  0  1  0  0  0  0  1.                                   .    9  27 25
 .       1. 0  0  0  0  0  0  3  0  0  0  0  5. 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1.                                   .    6  16 24
 .  .  . 1. 0. 0. 0. 4. 2. 0. 2. 0. 1. 0. 0. 3. 0. 0. 0. 0. 1. 0. 2. 0. 0. 0. 0. 2. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 1.  . 7  26 23
 * Average carillon: 31 bells, bourdon code 23 (min 12, max 49)
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)
L 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 HI 99 TOT NR
 .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 1.  .  1 59
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                      0 58
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                  1   1 57
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                      0 56
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                      0 55
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                      0 54
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                      0 53
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                      0 52
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                      0 51
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                  1   1 50
 .     .                                   .                                   .          1  0  0  0  0  1        2   4 49
 .     .                                   .                                  1. 0  0  0  0  0  0  1              2   4 48
 .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 1. 0. 0. 1. 0. 1.  .  .  .  . 6.  9 47
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                      0 46
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                      0 45
 .     .                                   .                      1            .                                      1 44
 .     .                                   .                                  1.                                  2   3 43
 .     .                                   .                            1  0  1.                                      2 42
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                      0 41
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                  1   1 40
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                  1   1 39
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                      0 38
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                  3   3 37
 .     .                                   .                         2         .                                  1   3 36
 .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 1. 0. 1. 0. 1. 0. 2. 0. 0. 4.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 7. 16 35
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                      0 34
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                      0 33
 .     .                                   .                   1  0  1         .                                  2   4 32
 .     .                                   .              *                    .                                  1   1 31
 .     .                   1  0  0  0  0  0. 0  0  0  1  0  0  1               .                                  1   4 30
 .     .                                   .                                   .    1                                 1 29
 .     .             1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0. 0  0  0  0  1                     .                                  2   4 28
 .     .       1                           .                                   .                                  1   2 27
 .     .                                   .                                   .                                  1   1 26
 .     .                      1  1  1  0  4. 1  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  1.                                 17  27 25
 .     .                   1  0  0  0  0  2. 3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1.                                  9  16 24
 .  .  .  . 1. 0. 3. 2. 0. 1. 0. 0. 0. 0. 2. 0. 0. 0. 0. 1. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 1.15. 26 23
 * Average carillon: 31 bells, treble code 54 (min 39, max 75)

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This summary page was built from the database on 14-Jan-04 and last revised 5-May-07.

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