Das Untere Schloss (Dicke Turm)
   Kölnerstraße at Siegbergstraße
   Siegen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
   LL: N 50.87470, E 8.02163
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   Rathaus/Markt 2
   D-57072 Siegen
   T: 0271 404-1316   F: 0271 22687
   E: a.junge/@/siegen DOTde




   Made between 1945 and 1979

*Technical data:

   Electric-automatic carillon of 25 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is C  in the treble octave
   Transposition is not applicable
   Keyboard range:     C C   /    ----  
   There are no missing bass semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 19??
     with bells made by Rincker     
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1979

The German Wikipedia article about the town mentions the bells in this tower; oddly, the long article about the building itself does not.  The two articles offer different photos of the tower.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Rincker bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all German non-traditional carillons by weight.
Ranking among all German non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all German non-traditional carillons by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in Germany/Nordrhein-Westfalen.

   This page was built from the database on  5-Apr-16
   based on textual data last updated on 2016/04/02
   and on technical data last updated on 2016/04/02

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