North tower Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande (The Royal Church) Plaza de San Francisco el Grande Gran Via de S.Fr. at Carrera de S.Fr. San Buenaventura, 1 Madrid, Spain LL: N 40.41053, W 3.71442
Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande Plaza de San Francisco el Grande San Buenaventura, 1 E-25005 Madrid T: 91 365 3800
Disused. Building open to visitors Tu-Sa 11a-1p & 4p-7p (tour fee).
Derelict chime, originally played by a chiming machine (drum), later by an electrical mechanism.
Chime-sized instrument (without any workable playing mechanism) of 11 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is F in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: NONE / NONE The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown. The whole instrument was installed in 1882 with bells made by Warner No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2006*Links:
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