133, Houndsditch (was Hounsditch Warehouse Company) London, E.C.3, England OS Ref. TQ 334 813 LL: N 51.5149, W 0.0780
Building replaced 1991; bells polished and rehung in glass case in foyer (not playable).
Chime-sized instrument (without any workable playing mechanism) of 12 bells Pitch of heaviest bell (excluding sub-bourdon) is E in the treble octave Transposition is up one octave Keyboard range: (EB)E G# / NONE There are no added semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1935 with bells made by Gillett & Johnston Year of latest technical information source is 2005
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Gillett & Johnston bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all British Isles chimes by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all British Isles chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all British Isles chimes by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in England.
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