Petropavlovskaya Krepost
   (Peter & Paul Tower; main belfry)
   St.Petersburg (Leningrad), Russia
   LL: N 59.95005, E 30.31562
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   Bells hung in main belfry, above
   the new carillon (PK/3) and below the
   automatic remainder of the old carillon
   (PK/2) in the lantern; number not
   known, but could be as many as 40.

*Technical data:

   Zvon of 18 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell (excluding sub-bourdon) is unknown
   Transposition is not applicable
   Keyboard range: (F#)----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and/or semitones
     is non-standard; see Remarks above.
   The whole instrument was installed in unknown year
     with bells made by an unknown maker
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2004

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of unidentified bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all European chimes by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all European chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all European chimes by year of completion.

Index to all zvons.

Index to all tower bell instruments in Russia.

   This page was built from the database on  9-Feb-24
   based on textual data last updated on 2024/02/07
   and on technical data last updated on 2006/04/12

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