All Saints Anglican Cathedral Iron Gate and St.Mary's Gate at Queen Street Derby, Derbyshire, England OS Ref. SK 352 364 LL: N 52.92483, W 1.47778
Maggie Whiteley, Ringing Master E: RingingMaster@ derbycathedralbells.org.uk
Derby Cathedral Centre 18-19 Iron Gate Derby DE1 3GP T: 01332 341201 F: 01332 203991 E: office/@/derbycathedral DOTorg
Hour strike, with autoplay of tunes at 0900, 1200, 1800.
Bells by various makers, dated c.1520- 1693; oldest ring of 10 in the world. Clock by Smith of Derby, 1927, below the ringing room; chiming machine by same maker, 1931, above ringing room with its own clock; all replacing similar worn-out equipment; all converted from weights to motors in 1976. Fixed drum with 7 tunes, 1 for each day, 2 hammers for each bell.
Mechanical-automatic chime of 10 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C# in the middle octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: C#E / NONE There are no added semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1932 by the maker cited in Remarks above Auxiliary mechanisms: R10H Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2019*Links:
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