Basilique Saint-Anne-de-Beaupré (Basilica of Saint Anne) Avenue Royale & Rue Régina Beaupré, Québec, Canada LL: N 47.02382, W 70.92862
Basilique Saint-Anne-de-Beaupré 10018, avenue Royale Saint-Anne-de-Beaupré, QC G0A 3C0 T: (418)827-3781 F: (418)827-8771
F-natural in place of F-sharp; six smallest bells installed 1946, and dedicated by Cardinal Cushing, Boston, Mass. Three heaviest in north tower; others in south tower with an 1885 bell (by Whitechapel) which survived the great fire of 1922.
Motor-swung peal of 9 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is G in the bass octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: G A / NONE There are no added semitones There is no practice console The whole instrument was installed in 1958 with bells made by Paccard Year of latest technical information source is 2005
A tourist's page has more photos of the building.
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Paccard bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all North American chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American chimes by weight (pitch).
Ranking among all North American chimes by year of completion.
Where the bass bell of this peal ranks among other great bells in North America
Index to all tower bell instruments in QU.
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