Tower bell instruments, including traditional carillons, non-traditional carillons, chimes, etc., may be found in Africa and the Mideast in the following countries:
DZ - Algeria
ES - Canary Islands (Spanish)
EG - Egypt
IL - Israel
KE - Kenya
LR - Liberia
MW - Malawi
MZ - Mozambique
RE - Réunion
ZA - South Africa
ZR - Zaire
ZW - Zimbabwe
Click on any underlined country abbreviation above to go directly to that section of this index page. Within a country, sites are listed alphabetically by city name.
If you are looking for a specific site by its institutional name (e.g., a church or school) or by the instrument's proper name, then use the "find in page" feature of your Web browser to locate a distinctive word (or partial word) in that name.
AIN TEMOUCHENT : ALGERIA non-trad Tour de l'Eglise
Canary Islands (ES = Spain)
An autonomous department of Spain.
TENERIFE : CANARY IS. non-trad Hotel Ten Bel Park
ISMAILIYA : EGYPT trad Tour St.Francois de Salle SINAI PENINSULA : EGYPT zvon St.Catherine's Monastery
Note that the country code for Israel (IL) is the same as the state code for Illinois, USA.
BETHLEHEM : ISRAEL chime Museum JERUSALEM - CC : ISRAEL tubular Christ Church (Anglican) JERUSALEM - HGC : ISRAEL chime Holy Sepulchre Church JERUSALEM - YMCA : ISRAEL trad Jesus Tower, YMCA
Kilifi : KENYA ring Memorial Church of St.Thomas (Anglican) NAIROBI : KENYA chime Cathedral Tower
CAPE PALMAS : LIBERIA non-trad Church Tower
LIKOMA ISLAND : MALAWI chimola St.Peter's Cathedral
MAPUTO : MOZAMBIQUE non-trad Catedral da Nossa Senhora da Conceição
An overseas département of France.
CILAOS : REUNION IS. trad Église Notre Dame des Neiges
South Africa (ZA = Zuid Afrika)
CAPE TOWN - STG : S AFRICA ring St.George's Cathedral CAPE TOWN - W : S AFRICA ring St.Mary's Church CAPE TOWN - WM : S AFRICA trad War Memorial, City Hall DURBAN - CD : S AFRICA chime Clover Dairies DURBAN - STM : S AFRICA ring St.Mary Anglican Church DURBAN - STP : S AFRICA ring St.Paul Anglican Church GERMISTON : S AFRICA non-trad City Hall Tower GRAHAMSTOWN : S AFRICA ring Cathedral Church of SS.Michael & George Hillandale : S AFRICA ring Monastery of the Order of the Holy Cross Johannesburg/F : S AFRICA ring All Saints Anglican Church JOHANNESBURG/P : S AFRICA ring St.George Anglican Church JOHANNESBURG/R : S AFRICA chime Easter Exhibition Grounds Johannesburg/S : S AFRICA ring St.Peter's Anglican School JOHANNESBURG/Y : S AFRICA non-trad St.Aidan Church (Anglican) PARKTOWN : S AFRICA See JOHANNESBURG/P, : S AFRICA PAROW : S AFRICA chime City Hall Tower PIETERMARITZBURG : S AFRICA chime City Hall Tower PORT ELIZABETH - CM : S AFRICA non-trad Campanile (Colonist Monument) PRETORIA - CH/1 : S AFRICA tubular City Hall PRETORIA - CH/2 : S AFRICA chime City Hall Tower PRETORIA/T : S AFRICA chime Reformed Church
Zaire was formerly called the (Belgian) Congo. That name has been temporarily retained for one unconfirmed site.
UNKNOWN LOCATION : CONGO/ZAIRE non-trad (Unknown) GBADOLITE : ZAIRE chime Mausoleum of Mobutu Sese Seko
Zimbabwe was formerly called Rhodesia. That name has been temporarily retained for one unconfirmed site.
HARARE : ZIMBABWE ring Cathedral Church of St.Mary & All Saints Kwe Kwe : ZIMBABWE ring St.Luke's Church UNKNOWN LOCATION : RHODESIA non-trad (Unknown)
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This index page was built from the database on 3-Jun-05 and last revised on 21-Sep-18.
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