Altes Glockenturm Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedächtniskirche Kurfürstendamm at Rankestraße Berlin, Berlin, Germany LL: N 52.50477, E 13.33493
Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedächtniskirche Breitscheidplatz D-10789 Berlin - or - K-W-G-Kirchengemeinde Lietzenburgerstraße 39 D-10789 Berlin T: (030)2 18 20 53 F: (030)2 17 60 90 E: info/@/gedaechtniskirche-berlin DOTde
In the ruined bell tower of the original Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church; diatonic octave omitting 7th, plus sub-dominant bass & sharp 4th. The adjacent New Belltower has a heavy 6-bell peal, also by Rincker. Before destruction of the church by Allied bombing on 23 Nov 1943, the old tower held a very heavy 5-bell peal by Schilling, Apolda.
Electric-automatic chime of 9 bells Pitch of heaviest bell (excluding sub-bourdon) is D# in the middle octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The arrangement of tones and/or semitones is non-standard; see Remarks above. The whole instrument was installed in 1959 with bells made by Rincker No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1979*Links:
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