North tower Catedral de Santa Maria Plaza de la Regla León, León, Spain LL: N 42.59947, W 5.56721
Catedral de Santa Maria Plaza de la Regla 24003 León
Bells of assorted dates from about 1671; last 6 by José Cabrillo Mayor, Salamanca, 1929. Some hung flywheel style, others dead, but all are now electrified (internal on small bells, external on large ones). Also a quarter bell and an hour bell in the south (clock) tower; clock made of 1788 was restored in 1992 with electric winding added.
Electric-automatic chime of 13 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: NONE / NONE The arrangement of tones and/or semitones is non-standard; see Remarks above. Installation was completed in 1929 by the maker cited in Remarks above Year of latest technical information source is 2007
Ranking among all European chimes by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all European chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all European chimes by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in Spain.
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