Wetzlarer Straße (Hwy.B-277)
   Sinn/Dillkreis, Hessen, Germany
   LL: N 50.65025, E 8.32968 z19
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   Glocken- und Kunstgießerei Rincker
   Wetzlarer Straße 13
   D-37564 Sinn
   T: (2772)94060   F: (2772)940640




   Location taken from photo on company
   Website; not visible in current
   overhead photography.

*Technical data:

   Electric-automatic carillon of 24 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 Rincker     
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details: 
     Height of console:                 (unknown)
     Height of lowest level of bells:    3 meters above ground
     Height of highest level of bells:   5 meters above ground
     Belfry openness:  99%
   Year of latest technical information source is 1991

A Waymarking page for these bells has 1 photo of the bells in front of the bellfoundry.

A video (2:34) of a visit to the Rincker bellfoundry is a mixture of still photos and a short recording of this carillon

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/Hessen.

   This page was built from the database on 12-Dec-15
   based on textual data last updated on 2015/12/12
   and on technical data last updated on 1991/08/07

(none available)

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