Eglise Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens Lens, Valais (Wallis), Switzerland LL: N 46.283, E 7.45
First two bells delivered in 1958.
Traditional carillon of 24 bells Pitch of heaviest bell (excluding sub-bourdon) is F in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: (C) F F / ---- There are two missing bass semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1995 with 1 bells made by Rüetschi Prior history: In 1967, the instrument was begun with 23 bells by Rüetschi (except for 2) Year of latest technical information source is 2006
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Rüetschi bellfoundry,
in this region
and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Rüetschi bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all European traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all European traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all European traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all traditional carillons in Switzerland.
Index to all tower bell instruments in Switzerland.
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