Église du Sacré-Coeur
   Rue du Sacré-Coeur
     at Rue Elise Arnal Sabde
   Millau, Aveyron, France
   LL: N 44.10092, E 3.08008
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   Georges Girard
   32 avenue Gambetta
   12100 Millau






   Bells by Bonat; uncertain which tower
   holds them.

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (baton keyboard) of 21 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1926
     by the maker cited in Remarks above
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1992

The French Wikipedia article about the town mentions the church as being the largest one in the city, and that it has a "carillon" of 21 bells; but there is no article about it.

A photo shows twin towers, but it is not clear which one holds these bells.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of miscellaneous 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/Aveyron.

   This page was built from the database on  5-May-20
   based on textual data last updated on 2020/05/01
   and on technical data last updated on 1993/07/29

(none available)

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