SOLTAU : GERMANY

*Location:

   Bell pole
   Marktstraße
   Soltau, Niedersachsen, Germany
   LL: N 52.98452, E 9.84003
Site locator map
City locator maps and gazetteer page

*Contact:

   (unknown)

*Schedule:

   Hourly 0900-1200, 1500-1800, 2100

*Technical data:

   Electric-automatic chime of 16 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is not applicable
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in unknown year
     with bells made by an unknown maker
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details: 
     Height of console:                  ? meters above ground
     Height of lowest level of bells:    4 meters above ground
     Height of highest level of bells:   6 meters above ground
     Belfry openness:  99%
   Year of latest technical information source is 2020
*Links:

A Waymarking page for these bells has 4 photos.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of unknown bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all German chimes by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all German chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all German chimes by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in Germany/Lower Saxony.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 15-Jul-20
   based on textual data last updated on 2020/07/14
   and on technical data last updated on 2020/07/14
*Photos:

(none available)

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