Clive Square / Memorial Square Napier, North Island, New Zealand LL: S 39.4918, E 176.9133*Previous location (1974-98):
on plinth in waterlily pond
Parks and Recreation Division Napier City Council E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Every half hour from 1130 to 1400, 4 tunes one minute apart; tunes changed seasonally.
Bells by Jacques Sergeys; two diatonic octaves plus flat 7th in both octaves, sharp 4th in lower octave, and flat 9th.
Electric-automatic chime of 19 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ---- / NONE There are four added semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1974 by the maker cited in Remarks above Year of latest technical information source is 2006
Photo of the bells (on a Japanese-language page)
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Sergeys bellfoundry,
in this region
and in the world.
Ranking among all Asia and the Pacific Rim chimes by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Asia and the Pacific Rim chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Asia and the Pacific Rim chimes by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in New Zealand.
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