Igreja dos Clérigos (Church of the Clerics) R. de São Filipe de Néri Porto, Porto, Portugal LL: N 41.14565, W 8.61486
(Not regularly played) Tower open daily (schedule varies; fee).
Visitors welcome. Tallest tower in Portugal.
Traditional carillon of 49 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: C D / C G There are two missing bass semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1996 with bells made by Eijsbouts Year of latest technical information source is 2007
Portuguese page with two photos of the tower
Wikipedia article (in English) with photos
A tourist page (in English) has a photo with a different perspective.
A Waymarking page for these bells has 9 photos of the tower and bells.
from Emporis Buildings
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Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Eijsbouts bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all European traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all European traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all European traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all traditional carillons in Portugal.
Index to all tower bell instruments in Portugal.
This page was built from the database on 25-Aug-07 based on textual data last updated on 2007/08/25 and on technical data last updated on 2007/06/14
Explanations of page format and keyboard range are available.
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