Northwest tower Dunfermline Abbey Kirkgate Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland OS Ref. NT 090 874 LL: N 56.06999, W 3.46422
Wilson Brown - and - Esther Grant - and - Jack Macpherson - and - Elaine Ryan - and - Helen Walker - and - Mrs. Dorothy Wilson
Dunfermline Abbey Dunfermline KY12 7PE T: 01383/724586 E: email@example.com
Frame for 48 bells installed 1984, with present electric action; keyboard near the organ (audio relay used). Previous action was [electro-]pneumatic. Also two 18th-c. swinging bells.
Electric-keyboard carillon of 25 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is F# in the middle octave Transposition is up 6 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C D / NONE There are two missing bass semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1984 with 10 bells made by Eijsbouts Prior history: In 1972, the instrument was enlarged to 15 bells by Whitechapel (1 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1953, the instrument was enlarged to 14 bells by Whitechapel (2 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1947, the instrument was enlarged to 12 bells by Gillett & Johnston (2 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1938, the instrument was begun with 10 bells with bells made by G & J No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1993
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