Basilique Saint-Jean-Baptiste
   - or -
   Parc Sainte-Marie
   Rue Decrès at Rue Saint-Jean
   Chaumont, Haut-Marne, France
   LL: N 48.11241, E 5.13856
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   Large piano-type keys

*Technical data:

   Chime-sized instrument with action described in Remarks above of an unknown number of bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     B B   /    ----  
   There are no missing bass semitones
   Installation was completed in unknown year
     with bells made by an unknown maker
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1992

The French Wikipedia article about the building has photos of it but says nothing about any bells.  There are twin front towers; based on the presence of louvering, any bells are probably in the south tower.

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

Ranking among all French chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all French chimes by pitch of largest bell.
Ranking among all French chimes by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in France/Haut-Marne.

   This page was built from the database on 28-Apr-20
   based on textual data last updated on 2020/04/26
   and on technical data last updated on 1975/07/20

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