Rajabai Clock Tower University Library University of Mumbai (was University of Bombay) Fort Campus Bhaurao Patil Road Mumbai (Bombay), Maharashtra, India LL: N 18.92971, E 72.83011
University of Mumbai Library Rajabai Tower K.B. Patil Marg Fort, Mumbai 400 032 T: 22/2673621
Autoplay (presumably from drum) of 12 different tunes daily
Added semitones are sharp 4th in both octaves, minor 6th & flat 7th (in ringing scale: 12 + 2#,7#,8#,9#, or 2#,6b,7b,8b); supplied through Lund & Blockley, clockmakers, hence mechanism presumed. Unplayable from 1930s for many years, but was reported playing in 1993.
Mechanical-automatic chime of 16 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the middle octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: C G / NONE There are four added semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1883 with bells made by Taylor Auxiliary mechanisms: M Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2006*Links:
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